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Builders tans: a guide

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Health & Safety | Posted on 05-05-2015

Skin cancer (malignant melanoma) is the fifth most common cancer in the UK [i]. With diagnosis rates rising faster than any of the current top ten cancers in the UK [ii], men, particularly those who work outdoors like builders and construction workers are at even greater risk of developing the disease.

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The inspiration starts here…with a visit to Grand Designs Live

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in More | Posted on 28-04-2015

Grand Designs Live, the UKs top contemporary home show, returns to ExCeL London from 2-10 May 2015. Presented by design guru Kevin McCloud, and based on the hugely popular Channel 4 series, the show offers visitors a unique opportunity to see all the latest trends. With areas dedicated to interiors, technology, kitchens, bathrooms, build and gardens, there’s something for every room in your home.

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Opening the door to bespoke design

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Products & Services | Posted on 22-04-2015

At Jewson, we know that time is precious. We also recognise the unique requirements and tastes of our customers. Our new online door builder allows you to create and visualise a premium external door that is custom-designed to your specification – all from the comfort of your own home

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New dates for Pro Build Tour!

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Events | Posted on 18-03-2015

SG Tech Academy 2We have some great news! Our free to attend Pro Build Tour has been such a hit that we’ve decided to add new dates. For all trade professionals and apprentice builders read on to find out the new dates.

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Jewson Apprenticeship Blog – Amy Edwards

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Careers | Posted on 13-03-2015

Amy EdwardsAs part of National Apprentice Week 2015, we’re catching up with our very own Amy Edwards who has just completed her Customer Service NVQ at the Jewson Loughborough branch. Read on to hear from Amy about her experience as an apprentice and what she thinks about working in the world of construction.

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Build a Career in Construction!

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Careers | Posted on 11-03-2015

shutterstock_165329198Did you know that construction is the largest industry in the UK? With over 2.2 million people already working in the sector. However there’s still a huge demand for new recruits with lots of career opportunities.

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