Tag Archives: Breaking news

92% of sole traders have never employed an apprentice – New research shows why

A new survey from training specialist JTL has found 92% of sole traders have never employed an apprentice, and identified the...

5 top tips for installers looking to move into light-commercial work

With millions of small businesses operating across the UK, the sector offers installers huge opportunities to grow their business. But...

Watch🎥: Pro boxer Lyndon “King” Arthur trains PB Plumber and Matt Huddlestone

Earlier this year, Baxi signed a sponsorship deal with professional light heavyweight boxer Lyndon “King” Arthur. To celebrate, they invited...

How to deal with late-paying customers

There is no bigger nightmare if you run your own business than people who just don’t pay up. Pandle’s Lee...

5 online tools that tradespeople need to know about

Jacob Roberts-Mensah from Greenlight Digital looks at 5 online tools that tradespeople need to know about: What can’t smartphones do...

James McCall-Smith crowned 2018 SkillPLUMB champion

Twenty-one year old James McCall-Smith has been crowned 2018 SkillPLUMB champion after excelling in an intensive two-day practical task at...

Home Office responds to #noVANber petition

The Home Office has responded to the #noVANber petition, as the number of signatures soared over 32,000. Peter Booth (@PBPlumber)...

Former Gas Engineer sentenced for deceiving a retired couple and carrying out illegal gas work

A lapsed gas engineer has been sentenced for carrying out gas work he was no longer registered or competent to...

Intergas launches new Xtreme and Xclusive Combi Compact boilers

Intergas has launched two new high-performance Combi Compact boilers – the Xtreme and Xclusive. They have an easy-to-use illuminated touch...

ADEY launches new MagnaClean Atom™ – A super compact, space-saving filter

Space is no longer an issue for installers providing heating system protection as ADEY prepares for the launch of its...