Jordan McMichael is the Branch Manager at Jewson Gainsborough. He’s achieved a lot since completing his Jewson apprenticeship scheme. Read full article »
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 »
Minchinhampton Rugby Football Club has been at the heart of its local community since it was established in 1982. But after it moved to a new site three years ago, the team has been without a club house and therefore unable to play games at home. Read full article »
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.
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.
We’re pleased to announce the return of Building Better Communities. Our annual competition gives deserving causes and tradespeople that make a difference in their local area the chance to win a share of a £250,000 total prize fund.
We’ve announced the shortlist for 2017’s Young Tradesperson of the Year competition, which seeks to showcase and celebrate the work of the building trade’s freshest talent.
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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We caught up with architectural designer and TV presenter Charlie Luxton at Jewson Live where he talked about building design and how he likes to get stuck into the work on site.
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.