WorldGBC and global leaders call for Built Environment Day at COP26...

The World Green Building Council has joined nine international organisations to sign a letter to COP26 president, Alok Sharma, requesting a Built Environment Day at the climate summit in November 2021.

CITB to sell its King’s Norton facility to Walsall College

The Construction Industry Training Board has agreed the sale of National Construction College Midlands to Walsall College.

‘Keylite’ recognised as one of 1,000 companies to inspire Britain

Keylite Roof Windows, which is part of The Keystone Group, has been identified as one of the 1,000 Companies to Inspire Britain 2020 by the London Stock Exchange Group.

Builders’ merchants’ sales bounce back in Q3

Figures published for the third quarter of 2020 in the Builders Merchants Federations Builders Merchants Building Index reflects the resilience of the sector, with sales bouncing back to near normal levels.

Beauty on a budget

Demand for a premium clay roof aesthetic continues to grow, but as contractors face pressure to cut costs, Stuart Nicholson from Marley answers questions on how to get a beautiful clay roof on a budget

Russell Roof Tiles expands its technical team to meet demand

Russell Roof Tiles has expanded its technical team with the appointment of Tom Woodhouse as technical manager to support growth in the business, as the construction industry bounces back.

Stricter rules are urgently needed to combat construction COVID spread, warns...

Unite has called on the government and construction employers to take urgent action to tackle rising COVID-19 transmission rates in the industry.

IMA releases ‘Insulation for Sustainability’ guide

The ‘Insulation for Sustainability’ document, produced by XCO2 and released by the Insulation Manufacturers Association, looks at how to achieve an effective thermal insulation strategy.

Children’s Hospice receives prize for garden makeover

Demelza Hospice Care for Children is planning a garden makeover after winning £500 support from Selco Builders Warehouse.

CMOStores.com strengthens its service offering

Online builders' merchant CMOStores.com has responded to the market’s changing needs, with the company investing in improving both its customer experience and service offering.