The Federation of Master Builders


Council house building needed to solve housing crisis

Published date: 04 October 2017

PM is right to announce sweeping measures to enable councils to build a new generation of social house building and end the housing crisis....

Labour must work with business on its plan for post-Brexit economy

Published date: 27 September 2017

Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour will need to work with businesses large and small to deliver its vision of a strong economy......

This is the CITB’s last chance

Published date: 26 September 2017

The CITB has one last chance to fundamentally reform and start facilitating quality training en masse among the construction industry’s SMEs...

Welsh Government’s move to tackle access to finance for small builders is timely

Published date: 21 September 2017

Welsh Government’s announcement that £30m will be pumped into the Wales Property Development Fund will improve access to finance for SMEs...

Cable right to call for councils to build

Published date: 19 September 2017

Lib Dem Leader Vince Cable is right to call on the Government to allow local councils to borrow to build....

Mayobridge apprentice is best in the UK

Published date: 15 September 2017

Kieran Magee from Mayobridge is crowned champion, dominating his peers to earn the title of Apprentice 2017....

Lowry Building & Civil Engineering wins top industry award

Published date: 15 September 2017

Castlederg builder, Lowry Building & Civil Engineering, has won a highly coveted Master Builder Award for best Commercial Project....

Money-making energy efficient farmhouse receives national acclaim

Published date: 15 September 2017

Plaudits go to Castledawson-based, Setanta Ltd, after the company received the national prize for best Energy Efficient Projejct....

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