Richards Hose Ltd

  • Unit 7, Roman Way Industrial Estate
  • Longridge Road, Ribbleton
  • Preston
  • Lancashire
  • United Kingdom
  • PR2 5BB (map)

  • Tel: 01772 651550
  • Fax: 01772 651325
  • Website: www.richardshose.com

Potable Water Hose


Potable Water Hose

Richards Hose Ltd design, manufacture and supply a layflat hose for virtually every requirement including Fire Fighting, Water Delivery, Construction Industry, Specialist Mining including Anti-Static, Drinking/Potable Water, Fluidising Bulk Powders, Irrigation, Pumping and General Industrial Applications including use as sleeving and air lifting devices.

Aquaman WRAS (WRC) approved hose: Heavy duty, extruded thermoplastic polyether based polyurethane hose

  • Aquaflex hose: Lightweight and flexible drinking water hose suitable for short term temporary bypass applications.
  • Aquaflex N: Lightweight, uncoated, drinking water hose. approved to KTW Kat.B and DVGW W 270.
  • Aquaflex P: Polyurethane coated layflat drinking water hose approved to KTW.

Industrial Hoses


Industrial Hoses

We offer a range of industrial hoses for a variety of water, air and bulk fluid applications throughout industry. Our product range includes:

  • Siloflex: A specialised hose designed for the transfer of bulk powder and grain transfer
  • Med ships wheel marine hoses
  • Brigadier hose: Fully extruded, Multi-Purpose, heavy duty, delivery Hose.
  • Airplus compressor hose: Lightweight layflat compressed air hose.
  • Oil special: Electro conductive lightweight layflat delivery hose for oil.The outer jacket incorporates 3 interwoven copper wire braids.
  • Reflex hose: Lightweight water delivery hose with high visibility fluorescent jacket for increased workplace safety.

Layflat Fire Hose


Layflat Fire Hose

We offer a range of fire hoses for general purpose water transfer and for Fire Fighting applications. From the conventional lightweight 'Type 1' hose through to the heavy duty 'Type 3' hose as used by the modern day Fire and Rescue Services.

Please visit our website to view our full product range.

Hardware and Fittings


Hardware and Fittings

Our hardware and fittings range includes:

  • Hose adaptors and couplings
  • Branchpipes and nozzles
  • Standpipes and mains equipment
  • Suction hose and fittings
  • Dry and wet riser systems
  • Fire hose reels and fittings

Hose Storage and Handling


Hose Storage and Handling

Our hose storage and handling products include:

Contact Us


Unit 7, Roman Way Centre, Longridge Road, Ribbleton, Preston,
Lancashire, PR2 5BB

tel: 01772 651550
fax: 01772 651325

Don't forget to mention you found us on the Applegate Marketplace

Support resources

Call Applegate +44 (0)345 600 7177 AS