A training hub aimed at providing opportunities for the unemployed, addressing Shropshire’s housing shortage, and boosting the county’s construction industry, has been given the go-ahead after a £650,000 Government grant was secured by a strong consortium of local businesses.
A new employer-led skills training hub could be developed across the region to help more people move into the construction industry.
Homes England Deputy Chief Executive Tom Walker has visited Telford to tour a range of sites that have benefited from Telford’s unique Land Deal.
Construction sector leaders in Shropshire are joining forces with the Marches Local Enterprise Partnership and colleges across the county to tackle the skills gap at a round table event this month.
Opportunities to win work on multi-million pound building and development projects across the region will be on the agenda at the Shropshire Construction Summit next month. Building companies, sub-contractors, trades as well as other businesses connected with the construction sector are invited to the Meet the Buyer session on March 6 at Shrewsbury Town Football […]
House builders in the Marches are being urged to have their say on the challenges facing their industry to help develop a new strategy that will drive forward the creation of more new homes.