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See you in the boardroom – James Wates

24 May, 2016

See you in the boardroom – James Wates

Questions remain over the government’s target of 3 million apprentices by 2020 but we owe it to generations of young (and not so young) people to change our thinking about what apprenticeships...

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Apprenticeships set to boost youth careers in Cambridge

21 March, 2016

Apprenticeships set to boost youth careers in Cambridge

Students from schools across Cambridge have been given a helping hand towards securing work-based apprenticeships as part of a series of careers and education events during National Apprenticeship...

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20 January, 2016

James Wates joins National Apprenticeship Delivery Board

James Wates CBE has been appointed as a member of the Apprenticeship Delivery Board (ADB), adding to the Wates Group Chairman’s roster of professional responsibilities.
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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...
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1 February, 2010

Barnfield South Academy marks major build milestone

The new £29m Academy for Barnfield South reached a significant build milestone this week as Luton Borough Council and Wates Construction held a topping out ceremony on the Rotheram...
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