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News NFB hosts Midlands event promoting Corporate Social Responsibility in Construction
Posted on 20 Feb 2017
The National Federation of Builders (NFB) launched a series of roadshow events in Birmingham on February 9 to help SME construction companies nail their corporate social responsibility (CSR) reporting.
News Eltham Palace serves as the perfect location for launch of NFB's Heritage Group event
Posted on 14 Feb 2017
Construction experts and influential industry figures within the heritage sector gathered in London to attend the launch of the NFB’s Heritage Group.
News HBA: housing white paper lacks ambition
Posted on 07 Feb 2017
The Government has pledged to fix the UK’s ‘broken’ housing market ahead of publishing its long-awaited Housing White Paper.
News Government’s skills policy should not be guided by numbers only
Posted on 31 Jan 2017
The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) has cast doubts about the Government’s policy to increase the number of apprentices.
News Changes at CITB could mean improved service for SMEs
Posted on 25 Jan 2017
The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) has announced plans to change how it pays grants to construction companies.
News Mark Farmer to address construction SMEs at CSR event in London
Posted on 17 Jan 2017
With the advent of the Public Services (Social Value) Act, the Modern Slavery Act, and pivotal events such as the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals and COP 21, corporate social responsibility (CSR) has once again been brought into the spotlight.
News HBA: SMEs are needed to build 800 homes each day that we need
Posted on 17 Jan 2017
Following the publication of a newly published report which highlighted what problems SMEs face in the UK housing crisis, the House Builder’s Association agrees with the findings.
News Prince Charles’ foundation for building community set to deliver keynote presentation at federation’s Heritage Group launch
Posted on 10 Jan 2017
The NFB is hosting a national event at the prestigious Eltham Palace in London on 7 February 2017 supported by heritage agencies, conservation bodies and sector skills organisations
News Tessa Jowell set to inspire builders at IMPACT roadshow events across England
Posted on 09 Jan 2017
We are delighted to announce Tessa Jowell as keynote speaker for our upcoming corporate social responsibility (CSR) roadshows to be held across England as part of our CITB funded programme, IMPACT.
News NFB members in the Midlands on a winning streak
Posted on 13 Dec 2016
The Leicestershire & Rutlands local joint consultative committee held an awards dinner in October, which saw five National Federation of Builders (NFB) members take seven awards home for their contributions to the built environment.