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Brathay Apprentice Challenge finalists spread the word

Brathay Apprentice Challenge finalists spread the word

May 24, 2016 14:27 BST

​Apprentices in this year’s Brathay Apprentice Challenge have been challenging to becom...

Heathrow offers to reduce night flights for third runway

Heathrow offers to reduce night flights for third runway

May 12, 2016 14:25 BST

Heathrow Airport today offered to curb night flights and cut air pollution in a bid to ...

Construction starts for National College for High Speed Rail

Construction starts for National College for High Speed Rail

May 12, 2016 14:21 BST

Breaking ground ceremonies mark construction start for National College for High Speed ...

Balfour Beatty Chief Exec appointed to Construction Leadership Council

Balfour Beatty Chief Exec appointed to Construction Leadership Council

Apr 18, 2016 14:01 BST

​Chief Executive of the Balfour Beatty Group, Leo Quinn, has been appointed to the Cons...

Employers of young apprentices will no longer pay NICs

Employers of young apprentices will no longer pay NICs

Apr 12, 2016 16:42 BST

Employers of apprentices under the age of 25 will no longer have to pay National Insura...

New Skills Hub Zone launched by North England Build 2016

New Skills Hub Zone launched by North England Build 2016

Apr 11, 2016 14:01 BST

North England Build 2016 to launch new Skills Hub Zone as government make commitment to...

Yorkshire-based project to get people to ‘Step Up into Construction’

Yorkshire-based project to get people to ‘Step Up into Construction’

Apr 08, 2016 11:00 BST

'Step Up into Construction', a collaborative project that will seek to tackle the major...

Local apprentices to work on Mersey Gateway Project

Local apprentices to work on Mersey Gateway Project

Mar 16, 2016 11:00 GMT

Scaffolding supplier Altrad NSG has hired two local apprenticeships to work on the Mers...

UK’s changing perspective on apprentices

UK’s changing perspective on apprentices

Mar 15, 2016 09:05 GMT

With National Apprenticeship Week occurring this week (14th to 18th March), UK Construc...