Weekly roundup: Rated People’s UK trade industry news digest
What’s going on in the trades industry? From hilarious pranks to newsworthy updates, there’s never a dull moment. 🙌 It can be hard to keep up with the latest so we’ve put together your weekly dose of the good, the bad and the funny. 👍 Grab 5 minutes and check it out below!
🚨 UK building industry news you should know about
INDUSTRY TRAINING New construction training scheme for beginners aims to reduce the skills shortage in the West Midlands, following predictions that the region will have the highest construction growth in the UK, reports the Express & Star.
NEW INDUSTRY AWARDS Social media stars, community fundraisers and other key merchant industry influencers encouraged to enter the Top 100 Merchant Influencer awards. Find out more in BMN.
IR35 56% of construction managers say the IR35 tax legislation will leave them with a significant skills shortage. Read more in Modern Building Services.
CITB OPPORTUNITY Senior industry workers can apply to become a council member of the Construction Industry Training Board until 23rd July, reports the Construction Index.
🤣 You’ll laugh at these funny videos of tradesmen
A classic site prank!
The laugh makes it even funnier
😲 So innovative!
Would you believe this garden’s in the UK? 🌿
🤩😳💚 The ultimate summer garden from ##easigrass♬ Summer Love – Justin Timberlake
📹 Video of the week!
What a paw-some helper
❤️ Keeping up with the trades
Tradespeople do so much brilliant work around the UK every day, we can’t keep up! So, each week, we’re showcasing a positive testimonial that one of you have received from a happy homeowner.
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