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Government must be realistic about skills of construction T Level students

Published date: 29 May 2018

The Government must be realistic about the capabilities and work-readiness of students who have completed construction T Levels...

Welsh Government loan fund will boost SME builders

Published date: 23 May 2018

The multi-million-pound Welsh Government fund established to help small builders will boost house building in Wales...

Nearly 60% of people wrongly assume millennials are hopeless around the house

Published date: 18 May 2018

Well over half of people wrongly assume that millennials are useless when it comes to carrying out practical jobs around the home...

Hackitt provides a blueprint for wider change

Published date: 17 May 2018

Hackitt’s review into Building Regulations provides a blueprint for ensuring competence in construction...

Government must transform how it works with construction post-Carillion

Published date: 16 May 2018

The Government must learn from Carillion by enforcing fair payment and opening up public sector contracts to smaller firms...

Nearly 80% of builders call for licensing scheme to crush the cowboys

Published date: 10 May 2018

Almost 80% of builders are calling for more regulation in the construction industry to end the tyranny of cowboy builders...

Southern builders are growing despite rise in costs

Published date: 02 May 2018

Construction firms in the south of England enjoyed strong growth in the first quarter of 2018...

Growth continues to slow for London’s construction sector

Published date: 02 May 2018

The brakes continue to be applied to London’s SME construction sector, as confidence among small builders in London fell for the 4th Quarter...

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