Winners of the fbe East Midlands Awards 2019 announced

A retirement village in Nottingham has been crowned the overall winner of this year’s fbe East Midlands Awards and named as East Midlands Scheme of the Year. Winwood Heights in Sherwood had earlier scooped the Regeneration & Refurbishment Project of the Year

What does Brexit mean for homebuyers?

Homebuyers looking to purchase a new abode in the near future should consider these top tips from conveyancing experts as the Brexit deadline looms.   Jacqui Harley at JMP Solicitors said: “No matter your level of understanding around Brexit, it’s definitely a

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

Shortlist announced for fbe East Midlands Awards 2019

The organisers of the fbe East Midlands Awards 2019 have revealed the shortlist of finalists, which includes projects and individuals from Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire and Rutland. Taking place on 24th October at the Albert Hall in Nottingham, the Chairman’s Awards Dinner recognises

J Tomlinson supports mental wellbeing in the workplace

Construction, refurbishment and maintenance services partner, J Tomlinson, has introduced a team of Mental Health First Aiders (MHFAs) to help support mental wellbeing across the company and beyond. The Nottingham-based company has teamed up with Mental Health First Aid England to provide

Focus Consultants celebrates as clients win in AJ Retrofit Awards

Two projects that Focus Consultants has been involved in have won awards in the Architects Journal Retrofit Awards 2019. The £12m overhaul of Pitzhanger Manor and Gallery in West London by Jestico + Whiles and Julian Harrap Architects took the top prize in the listed building

Life-Saving Defibrillator Installed at Derby’s Cardinal Square

A piece of life-saving equipment has been installed at Cardinal Square, Derby’s most high-profile office development.   The building’s owners, Nurton Developments, have installed a defibrillator close to their reception and break-out area for use by tenants, visitors and members of the

Focus Consultants makes a raft of promotions

Multi-disciplinary company Focus Consultants has announced a string of promotions with six members of staff being appointed to new positions. The promotions are across a number of departments of the Nottingham-based company, which also has branches in London, Leicester, and Newark. Jessica

Sector work remains buoyant for G F Tomlinson

With over 125 years of experience in the construction industry, Midlands contractor G F Tomlinson is looking ahead to a prosperous future with a forward pipeline of works of circa £90million in both the public and private sectors. The Derby-based construction group has