Thompsons UK is to launch an apprenticeship scheme next year, which will aim to bring in four new body builders every year. The Croydon branch of the body builder is currently in the process of designing the programme, and is in talks with nearby Croydon College. Works manager Neil Butler is heading up the programme, and told MT he’s happy to be involved having started out at the business as an apprentice himself. “I started here as an apprentice 12 […]
Building materials company Cemex will run its apprenticeship scheme for the second year running.
Hundreds of millions of pounds raised by employers and intended to pay for apprentices has not been used and has instead paid back to the government, according to figures released under the Freedom of Information act.
Fuel duty will remain frozen this year, announced Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne in his Summer Budget this afternoon, following speculation that it would be increased.