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Wates builds futures in Camden

24 July, 2015

Wates builds futures in Camden

Jobseekers in Camden have been given a career kick-start by Wates Living Space, having secured a place on its national Building Futures training scheme in Camden. Ten over 19s who have been...

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Wates Construction breaks ground in Wellingborough

23 July, 2015

Wates Construction breaks ground in Wellingborough

A ground-breaking ceremony took place this week to mark the start of work on Wellingborough Council’s new crematorium, with representatives from both Wates and Wellingborough Council in...

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23 July, 2015

Investment in Hull homes delivers local economic boost

Hull-based businesses have received a £1.2m boost from Wates Living Space, as part of a £4.3m residential development in Orchard Park. Working closely alongside Hull City Council...
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23 July, 2015

Wakefield residents move into new homes at Gordon Place

Residents in South Elmsall, Wakefield opened the doors to new homes this week following the completion of a new development by Wates Living Space. Forty-four of the 45 new-build...
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23 July, 2015

£15m High Temperature Research Centre fit-out underway

Wates Construction has commenced the interior fit-out of the University of Birmingham and Rolls-Royce’s new High Temperature Research Centre (HTRC), marking a significant milestone...
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20 July, 2015

Financial close reached on first Barking, Dagenham & Newham priority school

Wates Construction and the Education Funding Agency (EFA) have reached financial close on the £22.8m Little Ilford School in Newham; the first in the Barking, Dagenham and Newham...
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20 July, 2015

Social enterprises are key to unlocking Birmingham’s economic growth

Wates Living Space has made a renewed call for businesses to increase investment in the social enterprise (SE) sector - as the number of registered SEs climbs to 500 across the...
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17 July, 2015

Wates receives badge of honour for support of Britain’s reservists

Wates Construction has been recognised for its engagement with the Armed Forces Community, receiving a coveted Silver Award from Support for Britain’s Reservists & Employers...
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