Train4TradeSkills Weekend Catch Up: 8-14 August

In case you missed what’s going on during the week, Train4TradeSkills introduces the Weekend Catch-Up, which will have all of the best stories from our blogs (and a few others) and the latest plumbing, electrician and gas industry news from the last week.

Here are the top three stories from Train4TradeSkills News this week:

1) What effect will the UK Riots have on the construction industry?

FRIDAY: The Riots in London, Birmingham, Manchester, Wolverhampton, Bristol and Nottingham have seen thousands of youths take to the streets in an attempt to cause chaos through arson, vandalism and looting. Thousands of people have now been arrested, but what effect have the UK Riots had on the construction industry? Train4TradeSkills News takes a look. READ MORE>>

2) The Most Expensive Drain in Britain?

WEDNESDAY: A plumbing company has charged a customer £14,400 to unblock a drain. That’s a staggering £2880 an hour. Expensive? Just a bit. Train4TradeSkills debates whether this is acceptable or needs to be stopped. READ MORE>>

3) Canary Wharf tower to create 1000 new construction jobs

TUESDAY: A new tower in Canary Wharf in London is going ahead this Autumn and is expected to create around a thousands new jobs for contractors. READ MORE>>



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Posted on August 13, 2011, in construction jobs, construction news, Electrical News, electrician jobs, plumbing jobs, Plumbing News, train4tradeskills, Train4TradeSkills Weekly Catch-Up and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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