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Winners of the 2018 Young Builder of the Year Awards announced

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Youthbuild UK are delighted to announce that Zinnia Young of Centrepoint/NEAS from Sunderland was chosen as the 2018 Young Builder of the Year.
Joshua Smith of Bradford College/Archway from Bradford was chosen as the Winner of the 14 to 18 year old category.
The results were announced at the Awards Ceremony held at the House of Commons on Wednesday 17th October 2018 and are as follows: –
18 to 24 year old age group
Winner                      
Zinnia Young
Centrepoint/NEAS, Sunderland
Runner Up                 
Joe D’Abreu
BAM, London
Highly Commended   […]

New President and Trustees for Youthbuild UK

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The Trustees of Youthbuild UK are delighted to announce that Rt Hon John Hayes MP has been appointed as the new President of Youthbuild UK.
Mr Hayes has supported Youthbuild UK since he addressed the 2011 Young Builder of the Year Awards in his role as Minister of State for Further Education, Skills and Lifelong Learning. At the Awards, Mr Hayes reaffirmed: ‘the government’s commitment to creating opportunities and apprenticeships to redress the levels of unemployment within the 16 to […]

Finalists of the 2018 Young Builder of the Year Awards announced

Category: Uncategorized 0Post Date: September 7, 2018

Youthbuild UK are delighted to announce that the following have been selected as finalists of the 2018 Young Builder of the Year Awards: –
14 to 18 year old age category
Grant Ballantine         Kibble, Paisley
Jake Bradshaw            Centar Surfacing, High Wycombe
Alfie Bristow                St Ed’s, Norwich
Sterling Couture          Kibble, Paisley
Jack Ford                     Barratt David Wilson, Southampton
Callum Pallant             Essex Youthbuild, Chelmsford
Joshua Smith               Bradford College/Archway, Bradford
Andrew Sykes              Walter Thompson, Northallerton
 
18 to 24 year old age group
Warise Anyanwu         Think Big Developments, Nottingham
Kevin Barber               Skanska, Billericay
Joe D’Abreu                 BAM, London
James […]

New Judge for the Young Builder of the Year Awards

Category: Uncategorized 0Post Date: June 3, 2018

Youthbuild UK are delighted to announce that Martyn Price MBE, Workforce Development Director of O’Halloran & O’Brien has agreed to become a judge for the Young Builder of the Year awards.
He brings a wealth of experience, from beginning his working life as a carpentry apprentice to being Chair of the Cross-Industry Construction Apprenticeship Task Force, and fully understands what is required to become a successful young builder.
To find out more about Martyn and the rest of the Judging please […]

Applications for the 2018 Young Builder of the Year Awards are now open

Category: Uncategorized 0Post Date: May 28, 2018

Applications for the 2018 Young Builder of the Year Awards are now open
Arben, winner of the 2018 Young Builder of the Year Awards (18-24 year old category), held at the House of Commons, Westminster, London, UK.
Who will be the 2018 Young Builder of the Year?
Could you be a finalist?
All of the 2018 Young Builder of the Year Awards finalists with Baroness Smith of Basildon & Lindsay Hoyle MP, held at the House of Commons, Westminster, London, UK.
Applications open on […]

2014 Young Builder of the Year Awards Launched

Category: Uncategorized 0Post Date: May 6, 2014

Rt Hon Nick Raynsford MP, President of Youthbuild UK launched the 15th Young Builder of the Year Awards today, 6th May 2014.
He said “I’m delighted to launch the 15th Young builder of the Year Awards to celebrate the achievements of young people, who despite having to overcome a range of barriers have succeeded in training for and or gaining employment in the construction industry.
This launch is timely, following as it does on the recent call from the All-Party Parliamentarians’ […]

Sponsors Announced

Category: Uncategorized 0Post Date: May 2, 2014

Youthbuild UK announced the sponsors of the 2014 Young Builder of the Year Awards.
NHBC are our key sponsor for the 15th year.
Skanska UK, Land Securities, Places for People and Orbit Homes have once again agreed to sponsor the Awards.
We are delighted that Toolstation are again sponsoring the tools prizes, having stepped in at the last minute to help us in 2013.
Full details of our sponsors can be found on the 2014 Sponsors page on our website.

Judges Announced

Category: Uncategorized 0Post Date: May 1, 2014

Youthbuild UK announced the judges for the 2014 Young Builder of the Year Awards today, 1st May 2014.
We are delighted that all of last year’s judging panel have agreed to judge the 2014 Awards.
The panel comprises: –

Chair – Stephen Ratcliffe, Director of UKCG
Judy Lowe – Deputy Chairman CITB
Alasdair Reisner, Director CECA
Paul Chandler, Executive Vice President Skanska UK
Rob Lockey, Training Service Manager NHBC

For further information please see the Judges page on our website.

Website Update

Category: Uncategorized 0Post Date: April 30, 2014

We have been re-building our website over the last few weeks and are launching it today.
We hope that the revised format is easier to use and more informative.
Over the next few weeks we will be adding new information and features.