Floating plant may offer a unique solution for contractors struggling to transport material to waterside construction sites in crowded city centres and urban spaces, according to a Warwickshire-based UK waterway maintenance company. Space in Birmingham and many other UK cities is increasingly

New role key to future for Go Plant Fleet Services

A nationwide company based in Leicestershire has appointed a Chief Operating Officer to help build on significant growth. Phil Quelch, formerly National Fleet and Engineering Director, takes up the newly-created role at Go Plant Fleet Services with immediate effect. The move follows

J Tomlinson secures largest gas contract to date with Bromford

J Tomlinson has been awarded a £10.5m heating maintenance contract spanning northern central England – the company’s largest gas contract to date. The appointment follows a comprehensive tender process in which the maintenance, construction and refurbishment services partner scored the highest in

Sills & Betteridge offer full time roles to trainee solicitors

East Midlands law firm Sills & Betteridge has offered two newly qualified solicitors full time roles following the successful completion of their training contracts with the firm. The newly qualified solicitors are Kai Butterfield and Danielle Hardy who will begin their career

Jade Joins Operations at Russells

A new member of the team at Burton-based Russell Roof Tiles is the latest to benefit from the company’s commitment to nurturing talent. Jade Hugill, 26, from Swadlincote, has joined Russell Roof Tiles as a Business Support Administrator at its Wetmore Lane

RHCV Marks Successful Opening of New £3.5m Site

East Midlands Renault Trucks dealer, RH Commercial Vehicle’s (RHCV) marked the official opening of its new £3.5m site in Nottingham last week, with a special event. More than 90 people celebrated the opening at in Bulwell, Nottingham, including staff, representatives from Renault

Persimmon Homes North Midlands strengthens customer care team

One of the region’s leading housebuilders is strengthening its customer care team with the appointment of three new maintenance operatives and a customer care administrator. Persimmon Homes North Midlands welcomes Paul Betts, Alan Walkman and Jason Genders who will all support customers


Seeking a more manageable property in her retirement, a buyer in Nottinghamshire made her decision to downsize after falling in love with one of the show homes at Romans’ Quarter. Angela Jackson (63), a former teacher, has found everything she was looking


Barratt Homes’ newest Derbyshire development in Mickleover is already proving popular with homeowners in the area and the developer is encouraging house hunters to discover the benefits of its location. Great location The location of Mickleover is perfect for couples looking to

Encore Shortlisted in Prestigious Industry Awards

East Midlands recruitment agency, Encore Personnel has been shortlisted twice in the IRP (Institute of Recruitment Professionals) Awards, attaining industry recognition for its professional excellence and outstanding achievements. The annual event, which will take place on the 27th November at Royal Lancaster

Heathcotes Group appoints Head of Recruitment

Chesterfield-based care provider, Heathcotes Group, has appointed Colin Ramwell as Head of Recruitment to support its specialist residential services nationwide. Colin brings many years’ experience of delivering innovative talent acquisition strategies within the health and social care sector. Prior to joining Heathcotes,