Our News

Wates builds futures in Reading

12 May, 2015

Wates builds futures in Reading

Reading jobseekers have been given a career kick-start by building contractor, Wates Group, by being offered a place on its national Building Futures training scheme. This forms part of its...

Read more
Wates and Brookgate build futures at One the Square office scheme

4 March, 2015

Wates and Brookgate build futures at One the Square office scheme

Cambridge jobseekers looking to kick-start a career in construction have been given a boost by a training scheme with Wates Construction and Brookgate. The Building Futures programme is being...

Read more

22 September, 2014

Opportunity knocks for thurrock jobseekers

Jobseekers in Thurrock have been given a huge boost after securing a place with Wates Living Space on its award-winning ‘Building Futures’ programme; a national scheme designed to...
Read more

3 July, 2013

Wates recognised in Business in the Community’s 2013 Responsible Business Awards

Wates was named overall winner in the Work Inclusion Award category at Business in the Community’s annual Responsible Business Awards Gala Dinner in London last night.
Read more

12 April, 2012

Dudley’s unemployed build better futures with Wates

Dudley’s unemployed were given a career kick-start in construction last week as Wates Living Space introduced a successful national training scheme in Kates Hill, culminating in the...
Read more

9 February, 2012

Wates Construction secures £27m Southend Library and Learning Centre

Southend’s economy is set to receive a much needed boost after Wates Construction was appointed main contractor for The Forum – the town’s new library and learning facility.Wates...
Read more
default story image

20 August, 2010

Wates Living Space secures £400m framework contract

Affordable housing contractor, Wates Living Space, has been appointed onto Housing 21’s £250 million framework and a £150 million framework for Hanover Housing Association.Both of...
Read more
default story image

9 July, 2010

Wates Living Space wins TPAS Connecting People Award

Leading affordable housing contractor, Wates Living Space, has scooped the award for Best Practice in the Community at the Midlands Tenant Participation Advisory Service (TPAS)...
Read more