An employee at Rudridge in Gravesend has celebrated the impressive milestone of 10 years service at the business.

Alan Ridgewell, who joined the civil engineering and groundworks specialist as a job lorry driver in 2007, was presented with the company's long service award by Gravesend branch manager Craig Lyons.

Mr Lyons said: "We are thrilled to be celebrating this terrific achievement with Alan. His driving work and attention to safety is a great example of our team's continuous commitment to deliver outstanding customer service. We're extremely proud of his high quality of work."

Mr Ridgewell added: "I can’t believe how quickly the time has gone. I remember my first day like it was yesterday! It's been such an enjoyable time, and I hope to spend many more years at Rudridge."

Pictured: (L-r) Alan Ridgewell and Craig Lyons