THE LATEST roofing industry events to confirm they are being cancelled and rescheduled are the RCI Show and Women in Roofing conference.
Construction events in the UK and around Europe have been cancelled to slow down the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
The latest events to be cancelled are:
25-26 March: The Roofing, Cladding and Insulation Show
Rescheduled to 8-9 December
26-29 March: The National Homebuilding and Renovating Show
Rescheduled to 9-12 July
31 March – 1 April: Large Scale Solar EU
Rescheduled to 30 June-1 July
23 April: The IPAF Summit & IAPAs 2020
Rescheduled to 8 October
24 April: International Scaffolding Championships
Rescheduled date TBC
19-21 May: The Safety and Health Expo, FIREX
Rescheduled to 8-10 September
4 June: Women in Roofing
Rescheduled to 8 March 2021
Today, large events are now banned, stopping any gathering of people both indoors and outdoors. Prime Minister, Boris Johnson has also said everyone should now avoid social contact with others and stop non-essential travel to fight coronavirus.
Chris Witty, Chief Medical Officer, has warned the ban on social contact and travel could extend for months not weeks.