Summerhill Park shines at Knowsley Awards

A development of nearly 500 homes, which is employing up to 120 people per day and supporting local shops and services, was named Housing Development of the Year at the Knowsley Business and Regeneration Awards. Redrow’s Summerhill Park, is situated... View Article

Resilience14: MPA The Concrete Centre announced as sponsor

BRE is delighted to announce that MPA The Concrete Centre is sponsoring Resilience14, the one-day, content driven conference, showcasing the technologies and solutions that can protect and mitigate against flooding, storms and extreme temperatures. Andrew Minson, Executive Director at MPA... View Article

SEHBAC wins NHIC ‘Best Glazing Project’ award

Congratulations to GGF Member SEHBAC on winning the GGF Award for “Best Home Improvement Glazing Project” at the National Home Improvement Council (NHIC) Awards in London on 13th November. John Savage, SEHBAC Managing Director commented: “We’re delighted to have won... View Article

Brighton gazumping capital of the UK

Although our nation’s capital may be top of the pile where house prices are concerned, research by leading online estate agent eMoov.co.uk has found that it is in fact Brighton that leads the way as the gazumping capital of Britain.... View Article

The Boardwalk House

Winner of the Sunday Times British Homes Awards “EcoHaus” design category the Broadwalk House is a modern lakeside home. Beating seven other shortlisted finalists in an online vote, the home has been created by the design team from NPS Leeds,... View Article

NASC 2014 Apprentice of the Year announced

The NASC announced the results of its inaugural Apprentice of the Year Award at its Annual General Meeting in Manchester on Friday 21st November. The new NASC Apprentice of the Year scheme – sponsored by both the Construction Industry Training... View Article

Cestria named as top 100 apprenticeship employer

Chester-le-Street housing provider, Cestria Community Housing part of the Isos Group, is one of seven companies from the North East which has been named in the prestigious Top 100 Apprenticeship Employers list. The Association’s successful mentoring scheme, which offers young... View Article

A taste of Italian living at the January Furniture Show

The all-new January Furniture Show sees a brand new industry name added to its ever growing list of exhibitors for this year’s must-attend event to be held 13-15 January at the Birmingham NEC. Leather upholstery manufacturer, Italia Living, is exhibiting... View Article

Expert advice from BM TRADA at Homes 2014

BM TRADA will be offering expert advice on issues ranging from the testing, installation and maintenance of doors and windows to undertaking structural timber and condition surveys at Homes 2014, taking place at London Olympia on 26-27 November. From its... View Article

Brick Development Association announce 2014 Award Winners

The Brick Awards which first took place in 1977 are one of Britain’s most respected design competitions. Organised by the Brick Development Association, there were once again a record number of entries with projects from right across the globe, proving... View Article

Plans for Safety & Health Expo 2015 Building Momentum

The UK’s national safety & health event, Safety & Health Expo, is 75% sold out and fast gathering momentum for the 2015 edition with exciting new plans and world-leading companies on the show floor. Taking place at London ExCeL, Jun... View Article