A fifth of tradespeople worry their working practices are outdated

Five hundred roofers, installers and local contractors around the country were asked about how effectively they utilise modern technology.

Consumer campaign ‘Work Safe. Safe Work’ is launched to help boost...

New guidance from TrustMark and the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy is being issued to homeowners for when they have tradespeople carry out work in their homes.

UK good causes set for community boost

Charities and community groups across the UK are being given the chance to receive a helping hand in their coronavirus recovery programme – thanks to Selco Builders Warehouse who is offering them the chance to benefit from its six-month Selco Stars campaign.

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.

Version 5 of Site Operating Procedures is published

The Construction Leadership Council has updated the Site Operating Procedures to the latest version 5 guidance on safe site working practices.

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.

LRWA Charity Dragon Boat Regatta 2020 is cancelled

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, the event has now been cancelled until next year, on a date to be confirmed.

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.