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LOW COST, LOW ENERGY HOUSING – ARE WE DOING ENOUGH?

16/08/2017

LOW COST, LOW ENERGY HOUSING – ARE WE DOING ENOUGH? ‘Grand Design’ – type shows…

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BRE - Latest test results (Grenfell Tower)

15/08/2017

BRE – Latest test results (Grenfell Tower) BRE has published the third set of results…

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Build UK – Chairmen elections

15/08/2017

Build UK – Chairmen elections   After two successful years in the role, James Wates…

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Build UK call for Accident Survey completion

15/08/2017

Build UK call for Accident Survey completion   SPRA members – the 2016/17 Build UK…

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SPRA Dates for 2017/18

15/08/2017

Reminder Round-up & Calendar SPRA Dates for 2017 6th Sep SPRA Golf Day – Carden…

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EXPANDING THE QUALITY NETWORK

09/08/2017

Jim’s Jotter – EXPANDING THE QUALITY NETWORK Over the past three years, SPRA has adjusted…

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Funding for Level 2 NVQ Single Ply for Experienced Workers…

08/08/2017

Funding for Level 2 NVQ Single Ply for Experienced Workers – Use it or lose…

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CITB Grant Reform Update

08/08/2017

CITB Grant Reform Update   As our Grant Reforms develop, we want to update Levy…

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HEAVY RAIN – DON’T LET IT KEEP YOU AWAKE

02/08/2017

HEAVY RAIN – DON’T LET IT KEEP YOU AWAKE As every roofing industry professional knows…

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Last four-ball available for SPRA Golf Day!

01/08/2017

Last four-ball available for SPRA Golf Day! Did you think you had missed your chance…

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Govt orders independent review of Building Regs

01/08/2017

Govt orders independent review of Building Regs An independent review of building regulations and fire…

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Am I wasting my time?

01/08/2017

Am I wasting my time? Waste is a huge global issue. In the UK alone,…

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SPRA Dates for 2017/18

08/08/2017

Reminder Round-up & Calendar SPRA Dates for 2017 6th Sep SPRA Golf Day – Carden…

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SPRA Dates for 2017/18

01/08/2017

Reminder Round-up & Calendar SPRA Dates for 2017 6th Sep SPRA Golf Day – Carden…

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NEW TECHNICAL DOWNLOADS

25/07/2017

NEW TECHNICAL DOWNLOADS I’m pleased to confirm that the following have been uploaded to www.spra.co.uk …

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A day in the life of the SPRA CEO

25/07/2017

A day in the life of the SPRA CEO Running a trade association is an…

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Are we falling behind on the Social Value agenda?

26/07/2017

Are we falling behind on the Social Value agenda? Mark Castle, deputy COO of Mace,…

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World Green Building Week

26/07/2017

World Green Building Week World Green Building Week (25 September – 1 October 2017) will…

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Latest news update from Jim's Jotter

25/07/2017

Jim’s Jotter – 26 July 2017 – BRITAIN AND EUROPE – AN UPDATE Relax, it’s…

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Reminder Round-up & Calendar

26/07/2017

Reminder Round-up & Calendar SPRA Dates for 2017 6th Sep SPRA Golf Day – Carden…

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Government confirm ongoing retention and support of CITB

19/07/2017

Government confirm ongoing retention and support of CITB On the 10th of July, the Right…

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Jim’s Jotter – 19 July 2017 – SAFE2TORCH – PLEDGE…

19/07/2017

SAFE2TORCH – PLEDGE MEANS ACTION SPRA has pledged support for the Safe2Torch campaign launched by…

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CITB confirm SAP funding until 31st March 2018

19/07/2017

CITB confirm SAP funding until 31st March 2018 This is great news for contractors. But…

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Worker credentials embedded in helmet QR code

19/07/2017

Worker credentials embedded in helmet QR code Construction workers with a Croydon civil engineering contractor…

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Maximise Membership Benefits

19/07/2017

Maximise Membership Benefits As a SPRA member, companies are able to access the Joint Taxation…

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Reminder Round-up & Calendar

19/07/2017

Reminder Round-up & Calendar SPRA Dates for 2017 6th Sep SPRA Golf Day – Carden…

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Welcome to Owlsworth Roofing - latest SPRA member!

11/07/2017

Welcome to Owlsworth Roofing – latest SPRA member! Our newest member has 30 years’ experience…

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Jim’s Jotter – 12 July 2017 - COMPONENTS, SYSTEMS AND…

12/07/2017

COMPONENTS, SYSTEMS AND SCENARIOS Four weeks ago, a tragedy changed the face of construction just…

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CPA attend Construction Product Europe meeting

11/07/2017

CPA attend Construction Product Europe meeting Jane Thornback, CPA Sustainability Policy Adviser, attended Construction Products…

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21st birthday for SPRA Golf Day-only a few places left

11/07/2017

21st birthday for SPRA Golf Day-only a few places left Book now! (Members and guests…

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Reminder Round-up & Calendar

12/07/2017

Reminder Round-up & Calendar SPRA Dates for 2017 6th Sep SPRA Golf Day – Carden…

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SPRA Conference & Awards 2017 - Photos

06/07/2017

SPRA Conference & Awards 2017 Follow the photo album links below to view images from…

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JIM'S JOTTER - DESIGN IN SPOTLIGHT AT CONFERENCE 2017 –…

05/07/2017

JIM’S JOTTER – DESIGN IN SPOTLIGHT AT CONFERENCE 2017 – THE SUB-CONTRACTOR’S VIEW Last week…

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Reminder Round-up & Calendar 05.07.17

05/07/2017

Reminder Round-up & Calendar SPRA Dates for 2017 6th Sep SPRA Golf Day – Carden…

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Maximising your Membership Benefits

05/07/2017

Maximising your Membership Benefits Build UK and SimpleTax are working together to ensure a smooth…

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Ex-BRE head urges Building Regs reform

05/07/2017

Ex-BRE head urges Building Regs reform David Strong, former managing director of BRE, has called…

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Join the SPRA table at the CPA Autumn lunch

05/07/2017

Join the SPRA table at the CPA Autumn lunch The CPA’s Autumn Lunch is recognised…

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Make Social Media Successful #ChooseSPRA !

05/07/2017

Make Social Media Successful #ChooseSPRA ! Following the morning workshop given by Su Butcher at…

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Level 2 training – apply now before CITB funding is…

05/07/2017

Level 2 training – apply now before CITB funding is changed! SPRA offers a two…

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New SPRA e-learning portal

05/07/2017

New SPRA e-learning portal At the SPRA Conference in June, Jim Hooker attempted to present…

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SPRA Golf Day 2017

03/07/2017

SPRA Golf Day 2017 Open to SPRA members and their guests. Book HERE Carden Park,…

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New Incident Alert System proposal from Build UK

27/06/2017

New Incident Alert System proposal from Build UK Build UK have been working on an…

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DCLG urged to press ahead with new fire regs

27/06/2017

DCLG urged to press ahead with new fire regs More than 70 leading organisations and…

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THE ROOFING INDUSTRY & VAT

27/06/2017

THE ROOFING INDUSTRY & VAT Do you know that there is a major consultation going…

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Sealeco become latest SPRA manufacturer to be approved for BCP

27/06/2017

Sealeco become latest SPRA manufacturer to be approved for BCP A couple of weeks before…

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Welcome to Firth Steels – Latest new member to SPRA

27/06/2017

Welcome to Firth Steels – Latest new member to SPRA I was delighted to welcome…

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Jim’s Jotter – 28 June 2017 - DESIGN IN SPOTLIGHT…

27/06/2017

Jim’s Jotter – 28 June 2017 DESIGN IN SPOTLIGHT AT CONFERENCE 2017 – THE ARCHITECT’S…

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SPRA’s new Website goes LIVE!

27/06/2017

SPRA’s new Website goes LIVE! I am pleased to announce that the new SPRA website…

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Reminder Round-up & Calendar 28.06.17

27/06/2017

Reminder Round-up & Calendar SPRA Dates for 2017 6th Sep SPRA Golf Day – Carden…

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#ChooseSPRA

27/06/2017

#ChooseSPRA Don’t forget to use this twitter hashtag for members and others to raise awareness…

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SPRA Members Raise over £570 for Rainbows at Annual Conference

27/06/2017

SPRA Members raise over £570 for Rainbows at Annual Conference SPRA members dug deep into…

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JIM'S JOTTER - A NEW GUIDE TO ROOF PROTECTION -…

14/06/2017

In practice, all forms of waterproof membrane can be damaged; the key is to use…

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3M Fall Protection Service Action Notice

14/06/2017

We are looking for members to assist in locating sites where these systems are installed,…

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Maximising your SPRA Membership Benefits –

14/06/2017

  DBS checks – A simplified online system provided by Security Watchdog for carrying out…

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Circular Economy – Joint Launch of London Circular Economy Routemap…

14/06/2017

Register to attend here. Source: UKGBC

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Reminder Round-up & Calendar 14.06.17

14/06/2017

Reminder Round-up & Calendar SPRA Dates for 2017 21 June Trailblazer meeting 9:00am-10:00am. Eastwood Hall,…

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PQ Reform -Latest progress from Build UK

14/06/2017

Analysing existing assessment schemesAs part of the development of the Common Assessment Standard, Build UK…

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NVQ's are at risk from Govt Trailblazer – Action needed…

14/06/2017

If you value the NVQ and believe that this qualification is a vital measure of…

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Recruiting now for SPRA Training Courses – funding for OSAT

13/06/2017

We also have additional funding for Experienced Workers who can achieve their NVQ through the…

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Last chance to book SPRA Conference & Awards Dinner

13/06/2017

  Source: Cathie Clarke, CEO

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