Our Story

It all started with one little van...

The Mears story began in 1988 when a little known maintenance contractor in Gloucestershire, with a tiny work force, took its first steps as Mears Limited. Within four years Mears won its first local authority contract and achieved a remarkable £2.5 million turnover! All from a cosy portacabin.


Mears won its first Local Authority contract taking the business into support services for the first time and achieving a whopping £2.5 million turnover – all from a portacabin in the South.