QUIZ: bricks or banter?

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Industry News, More | Posted on 02-05-2017

If you work with bricks day in, day out, you get to know those heavy rectangular blighters pretty well.

But how well?

We’ve put together a quiz – just tell us if the varieties below are real (bricks) or made up (banter). Read full article »

Mick pedals on for mammoth charity challenge

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in More | Posted on 26-04-2017

You might have noticed that at Jewson, we’re not afraid to don a pair of Lycra shorts and get on our bikes – particularly every year in September when Jewson colleagues cycle a relay marathon to raise money for charity in the Tour de Jewson.

So when Coventry-based veteran cyclist Mick Ives was looking for sponsors for his new charity adventure we jumped at the chance to support him.

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United London FC vs Jewson Charity Match

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in More | Posted on 12-04-2017


Not every day do you get the chance to play with the pros, And it’s even better when you’re supporting a great cause which is why a charity match has been set up against United London FC. The world’s first managerless football team.

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BOB’s guide to… the Bank Holiday

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in More | Posted on 29-03-2017


Ahh… four glorious days off.

Time to sit back, relax and enjoy a hard-earned brew (alcoholic or otherwise).

Or… you could pick your tools back up and get the house in order. Go on, you know you’ll never have time to get those niggly jobs done while you’re working.

Here are our top tips to help you make the most of the Bank Holiday.
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London calling: cracking the capital

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in More | Posted on 29-03-2017

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The bright lights and (let’s face it) financial clout of London makes it a big target in construction.

But it can be a difficult environment for small and medium-sized builders and developers (SMEs) due to sky-high land values and that ever-elusive funding.

Our friends over at Greenworks have taken a look at how you could overcome some of the obstacles.

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