Unions join for second strike date

Unions join for second strike date

Around one million council and school support staff are set to strike this autumn after unions agreed to escalate their dispute over pay.

Whistleblowers often ‘shockingly’ treated, MPs say

Employees in public services who speak out against malpractice are too often ‘shockingly treated’, MPs have warned.

Whistleblowers often ‘shockingly’ treated, MPs say


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New Products


New from Hewitech is the Variobox 100 sports pitch drainage product.

Company Announcements

Kidde Fyrnetics

Vaillant – one of Europe’s leading heating technology manufacturers – is offering to install Kidde Fyrnetics’ TenYCO carbon monoxide alarms as part of its engineers’ service and repair visits to homes.

Case Studies


The impressive refurbishment of the Pace Building within Durham University’s Palace Green Library demonstrates how well-specified cable management can enhance the final look of a project.