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10 February, 2016

Wates embarks on growth strategy in Cumbria

Wates Construction, currently building BAE Systems’ Strategic Bulk Store (SBS) in Barrow-in-Furness, has commenced the next step in its growth plan and confirmed its intended expansion into new...

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Wates boosts northern operation with Design Director appointment

26 January, 2016

Wates boosts northern operation with Design Director appointment

Wates Construction has made a move to enhance its strategic project delivery across the Midlands and North with the appointment of Tom Rice as Design Director. Reporting to Wates...

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21 December, 2015

Housing contractor spreads christmas cheer with Sandwell community project

Employees and suppliers of Wates Living Space, one of Sandwell Council’s housing maintenance providers, have swapped their hard hats for painting overalls to redecorate St Mark’s...
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7 December, 2015

Local female builder scoops national award

A female construction worker from Walton has received a national award for her significant contribution to the creation of much needed homes and a walk-in support and advice centre...
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24 November, 2015

Government should prioritise consistency in Autumn Statement

Wates Construction is urging the government to put sustainable growth at the centre of its ‘Northern Powerhouse’ plans and is seeking greater consistency in the unlocking of funding...
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14 September, 2015

Cash injection kicks off legacy of BBC’s DIY SOS project for local veterans

Manchester veterans are set to benefit from a £20,000 cash injection to help them overcome barriers to employment. The funding is scheduled to be awarded later this year to the...
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14 September, 2015

Wates Giving puts Manchester’s HOME centre stage for training and employment

HOME, Manchester’s new international centre for contemporary theatre, film and visual art at First Street, has received a £30,000 cash injection to fund the on-going creation of...
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3 September, 2015

Cash boost supports development of the Manchester Youth Market

Entrepreneurs in Manchester are set to benefit from a £3,000 cash boost for the development of the first Manchester Youth Market, a new business venture that will give young...
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