CLC publishes advice on obtaining bonds

The Insurance and Surety Working Group for the Construction Leadership Council COVID-19 Task Force has published guidance to help small and medium-sized enterprises obtain bonds in the current climate.

SIG Roofing announces major investment in new Bristol hub

The roofing merchant is investing over £4 million in a state-of-the-art, purpose-built facility to further improve customer service and satisfaction by being able to deliver an enhanced customer experience through improved stock availability and delivery capabilities.

The Self-Build Process & Considerations webinar from A.Proctor Group

Register now to save your place for the forthcoming 30-minute webinar, which will be taking place on Friday, 10 July, 2020 at 10am.

NFRC relaunches charity with new vision

The NFRC Charitable Trust will focus on supporting the roofing sector through helping new entrants, assisting those who have fallen on hard times, as well as a new emphasis on mitigating the industry’s impact on the environment.

Boris Johnson’s ‘build back greener’ requires an upgrade of existing buildings,...

Planning reforms and an apprenticeship guarantee are welcome policies for the construction industry but building back greener is not possible without investing in insulating our homes, said Brian Berry, chief executive of the Federation of Master Builders.

Condition Improvement Fund 2020 to 2021 outcomes are announced

Following a significant delay, the Department for Education has published the Condition Improvement Fund 2020 to 2021 outcome, which will provide funding to successful applicants for 1,476 projects at 1,243 academies, sixth form colleges and non-diocesan voluntary aided schools.

Prime Minister announces ‘most radical’ planning reforms since Second World War

Pledging to 'build better and build greener but also build faster', Boris Johnson has announced a “new deal” that aims to put jobs and infrastructure at the centre of the government’s economic growth strategy.

Boris Johnson pledges to ‘build build build’ the UK back from...

The Prime Minister has confirmed that he is looking to the construction industry to drive UK recovery from the economic inactivity caused by the COVID-19 lockdown.

Construction workers urged not to risk health due to dusk mask...

The shortage of dust masks is understood to be a result of the increased demand for face masks due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Government announces 10-year transformative school rebuilding programme

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has set out a transformative 10-year rebuilding programme for schools across England.