AFI News 29/04

AFI News 29/04

2024 UK Fencing Awards  – entries are open!

Categories are

  • Apprentice of the Year
  • Agricultural and Equine Contractor of the Year
  • Domestic Contractor of the Year
  • Gates & Barriers Contractor of the Year
  • Highways & Railways Contractor of the Year
  • Industrial Contractor of the Year
  • Security Contractor of the Year
  • Sports & Education Contractor of the Year
  • Temporary & Hoarding Contractor of the Year
  • Project of the Year

You’ve got to be in it to win it!!

Enter here!

New Construction Minister

Alan Mak has been confirmed as the new Construction Minister and will take up the position of Co‐Chair on the CLC and join its regular industry calls. Previously Exchequer Secretary to the Treasury and a Government Whip, he succeeds Nusrat Ghani who held the post for 16 months.

NSIP Guidance

As part of the Government’s reforms to speed up the delivery of Nationally Significant Infrastructure Projects (NSIP), National Infrastructure Planning Guidance has been updated and a new online portal launched with up to date guidance on all aspects of the NSIP system in one place.

Celebrating the Impact of Open Doors 2024 🎉


Some amazing feedback from participants in the recent Open Doors initiative, which AFI member Littlewood Group took part in – huge congratulations to them for organising a very successful and worthwhile day!

“Gave a whole new perspective of construction” 💬

🗨️ “Opened their eyes to opportunities in the industry”

“Amazed to find out the range of roles available” 💬

🗨️ “Many are thinking of a career in the industry now”

“Reinforced my son’s career choice in construction” 💬

🗨️ “Would love to have work experience there”

“Highly recommended for any school” 💬