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Welsh Government’s £210m self-build scheme is a positive step forward

Published date: 14 January 2019

Self-Build Wales, the £210m scheme unveiled by the Welsh Government over the weekend, will help diversify the house building market....

Construction output rises despite Brexit uncertainty

Published date: 11 January 2019

The Government must not be complacent about the damage a ‘no deal’ Brexit would cause amid positive signs of growth in construction...

Immigration White Paper shows Government isn’t listening

Published date: 19 December 2018

The Immigration White Paper shows the Government isn’t listening to the business community as it sets out a post-Brexit immigration system...

Welsh Conservatives’ support for licensing the construction industry is a positive step forward

Published date: 18 December 2018

The Welsh Conservatives' public support for licensing the UK construction industry is a positive step forward...

The most common Christmas household disasters

Published date: 17 December 2018

Almost 90 per cent of builders have been called out to fix leaking roofs and nearly half have been asked to fix burst pipes...

Budget delivers for Scottish builders

Published date: 12 December 2018

The Scottish Budget Statement includes positive measures that will help Scottish builders deliver the homes we need...

Warning signs as construction output flat-lines

Published date: 10 December 2018

Rising costs and continued uncertainty over Brexit are to blame for the slight drop in construction output...

Apprenticeships are plummeting because of Apprenticeship Levy

Published date: 06 December 2018

Apprenticeship starts are falling because of the Apprenticeship Levy which needs to be made more flexible...

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