Small businesses cry out for government help
The government response to a petition signed by more than 54,000* small business directors of Limited companies is woefully inadequate and suggests a complete lack of understanding of a Director’s plight. Worse, it’s as though Directors are being penalised for past successes, which is totally contrary to the government’s pledge to support entrepreneurial businesses and […]Read More
CIPHE urges government to understand concerns of heating and plumbing engineers
The plumbing and heating industry is set to face a wide array of challenges, as the UK enters a period of significant change. Kevin Wellman, CEO of the Chartered Institute of Plumbing and Heating Engineering (CIPHE), outlines the key issues, and highlights the steps the government must take to secure a healthy future. The beginning […]Read More
Which trade is the most trusted by the public?
It’s good news for heating engineers and plumbers who were voted some of most-trustworthy tradespeople following new research from Which? Trusted Traders. The survey of householders has revealed that heating engineers are widely trusted, with three quarters (75%) of people feeling confident that they would do a good job. Plumbers were very close behind with 73%, […]Read More