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Applications Open for UKGBC 2020 Future Leaders Programme

FOLLOWING an announcement by Government that it will enshrine a net zero emissions target into...

Outstanding Natural Slate Roof Covers New Village Hall in West Sussex

THE NEW village hall in Thakeham is now covered by an outstanding standard detailed slate...

Marley Sponsors the Next Roofing Generation in SkillBuild 2019

AS PART of its commitment to investing in future roofing talent, Marley is sponsoring SkillBuild,...

Industry Calls for Action Following Landmark Net Zero Law

TODAY LEGISLATION will be laid in Parliament committing the UK to reach net zero greenhouse...

College’s Hunslet Campus Renamed ‘South Bank’

SOUTH BANK CAMPUS is the new name of Leed College of Building’s Hunslet Campus. Approved by...

Roof Training Group Celebrates 10 Years of Success

MORE THAN 100 roofing industry guests came together to celebrate 10 successful years of training...

Women in Roofing Introduces New Awards for 2019

WOMEN IN ROOFING, the group promoting equality and diversity in the UK roofing sector, has...

Construction Industry Launches Mandatory Contractor Licensing Task Force

THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY has announced it will develop a mandatory licensing scheme for all UK...

200 Years Until Gender Equality in Construction

IT WILL TAKE nearly 200 years to achieve gender equality in the construction industry, according...

NFB Says MP Must Try Harder to Grasp Planning

ANNE MARIE Morris MP believes that house building has become “more centralised at national level,...

Contractors Fined Following Fatal Roof Fall

TWO CONTRACTORS have been fined after a worker died following a fall through a fragile...

NFRC Set to Showcase Roof Slating at Royal Highland Show

CAREERS in roof slating will be showcased to students across Scotland at this years Royal...

Construction Students Gain Placements at Motorway Services Development

CONSTRUCTION and Built Environment students from Leeds College of Building (LCB) have been perfecting their...

UKCW Announces Shortlist for Construction Role Model Initiative

NOMINATIONS for the annual UK Construction Week (UKCW) Role Models initiative have quadrupled since last...

Making Tax Digital: Why You Need to Go Digital Now

MAKING TAX DIGITAL (MTD) is here and despite the change in legislation, many contractors are...

BEIS Select Committee Persists on Solar Policy Limbo

WRITING TO Acting Energy Minister, Chris Skidmore, the Chair of the BEIS Select Committee, Rachel...

Korniche Bi-Folding Doors Wow at FIT Show

STAND K10 bristled with activity on the first day of this Year’s FIT Show as...

Top Tips to Protect Roofing Tools in Vans

ROOFERS have been urged to fit their vans with CCTV and a safe to protect...

Carbon Report to be Issued as Call to Action for Construction Sector

THE TENTH annual World Green Building Week (23-29 September 2019) will mark the start of...

CCS Launches Survey to Explore Worker Fatigue in Construction

WORKER FATIGUE is often an overlooked hazard in the construction industry, despite the fact that...

Positive Contract Upturn for Construction Industry During April

THE VALUE of all construction contract awards in April 2019 was £5.2bn, a decrease of...

Roofing Merchant Reveals the True Cost of DIY

HOME IMPROVEMENT has proved more costly than thought, according to a recent study by roofing merchant,...

Roof Training Group Members Gather for RoofCERT Talk

MEMBERS OF the North West Roof Training Group gathered together yesterday (23 May 2019) for...

Avonside Group Announces Acquisition of Mid-Kent Roofing

AVONSIDE GROUP SERVICES, the UK’s largest roofing contractor, has announced the purchase of Mid-Kent Roofing,...

IPAF Reveals MEWP Market Success Worldwide

THE MOBILE elevating work platform (MEWP) rental market is still booming, with the worldwide fleet...

NASC and TWF Set to Host Temporary Works Seminar

THE NATIONAL Access and Scaffolding Confederation (NASC) and Temporary Works Forum (TWF) are co-hosting a...

Leicester City Council Signs Charter to Protect Construction Workers

LEICESTER CITY COUNCIL is the latest local authority in the East Midlands to sign an...

SkillBuild Success Through the Roofing Generations

THE SKILLBUILD heats held in May at Bolton College were remarkable for more than just...

British Safety Council Calls for Action against Air Pollution

A NEW report, ‘Impact of air pollution on the health of outdoor workers’, has been...

CCS Expands to Offer Registration to Professional Services

THE CONSIDERATE Constructors Scheme (CCS) - the organisation established to improve the image of construction...

Farmer Fined Following Fragile Roof Fall

A FARMER has been fined following a worker’s fatal fall through the fragile roof of...

Single Ply Membrane Roofing and the Domestic Market

THE SINGLE Ply Roofing Association (SPRA) has launched a free Homeowner Guide with an accompanying...

Bracknell Roofing’s NVQ Top Ten

TEN EMPLOYEES and subcontractors at Bracknell Roofing have already completed their Slating and Tiling NVQs...

UK’s First Slate Training Centre Launched by Cupa Pizarras

CUPA PIZARRAS has launched its first slate training course in Livingston, Scotland. Combining hands on training...

NFRC North West Roadshow Success at Bolton College

THE NATIONAL Federation of Roofing Contractors (NFRC) successfully promoted roofing as a career to several...

Women in Roofing 2019 Conference

AFTER A SUCCESSFUL 2018 Conference, which saw over 100 industry professionals attending, the 5th annual...

Bolton College Hosts Third Regional SkillBuild Heat of 2019

BOLTON COLLEGE roofing department played host to the third regional SkillBuild heat of 2019 yesterday...

SR Timber Donates Materials to Construction College

IN A BID to support the next generation of roofing contractors and construction workers, SR...

Envirotile Set to Partner with GB-Sol on Rooftop PV Innovation

ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY roof tile manufacturer, The Green Sustainable Products Company (GSPC) has announced a new...

BSI Sheds Light on the Recommendations for Daylight in Buildings

A NEW European standard for the provision of daylight in buildings which may be regularly...