FORMER APPRENTICE CLIMBS CAREER LADDER TO BECOME SITE MANAGER

Having climbed the career ladder with Barratt Homes, a former apprentice is celebrating after landing the role as a Site Manager at the housebuilder’s Highfields development in Littleover. Ryan Taylor (23) has been with the leading developer for six years having first

Specialist vehicle experts set to boost training team

A nationwide firm based in Leicestershire is expanding its training team on the back of rising demand. In-house experts at Go Plant Fleet Services deliver a range of external training as part of an extensive customer support programme. The scheme sits alongside

UK Astronomy ‘over the moon’ with £50k prize

Milton Keynes based UK Astronomy has been awarded £50,000 as part of Persimmon Homes’ hugely successful Building Futures campaign. The charity represented Persimmon Homes Midlands as one of 96 finalists in the housebuilder’s £1million giveaway to good causes working with young people

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

ARMSONS TEAMS UP WITH Repton School FOR NEW SPORTS FACILITIES

Derby-based project managers, cost consultants and building surveyors Armsons are providing quantity surveying services for the redevelopment of Repton School’s sports facilities. Armsons has a long-standing partnership with Repton School and has worked with them on various projects over the past 15

Olympian inspires village school children

Swimmer Jazmin Carlin who won two silver medals at the 2016 Summer Olympics was guest of honour at Roade Primary School thanks to Persimmon Homes Midlands and the company’s partnership with Team GB. Pupils were able to ask Jazz questions about her

J Tomlinson starts work on latest school development

Contractor J Tomlinson has begun work on a scheme to build a new classroom block at Marriott Primary School in Leicester. The company was awarded a design and build contract by Leicester City Council to develop the new two-storey, four-classroom modular building