Mitchell & Urwin, a Yorkshire-based stone and brickwork company, has released a new video timed to National Apprentice Week (5 – 9 March 2018) to encourage more young people into becoming bricklayers. The company is also taking applications for its… Read more
A young woman from Hull is proving that bricklaying isn’t just a job for blokes. Beth Skinner, aged 18, is the first female bricklaying apprentice to join the Mitchell & Urwin Academy, which recently won a national CITB award for… Read more
We love nothing more than getting our sparkle on, so the minute December arrived, we celebrated. On 1 December, everyone in the office dug out their best Christmas jumpers and wore them with pride. We decorated the office and our… Read more
Following our recent CITB Apprentice SME Employer of the Year award, the York Press did a fantastic article on us both in print and online. A big thank you to them. You can read the piece here.
On Wednesday 22 November, Phillip Hammond, Chancellor of the Exchequer, delivered his budget speech in which housing and the lack of construction skills were hot topics. To reinforce this message, the Prime Minister Theresa May and Mr Hammond visited Leeds… Read more