Category: M&U People

Mitchell & Urwin supports Armed Forces

At Mitchell & Urwin we believe that employers should do more to support the Armed Forces, both those still serving and ex-service personnel. Many soldiers find it difficult to find employment after they leave the Forces, while those who want to sign… Read more

York College Construction Awards

Double win for Young bricklayers

On 27th April 2017, York College held its annual Construction Awards. Based on the theme of ‘Nurturing Talent, Constructing Success’, the awards recognised the efforts of students and apprentices studying Carpentry and Joinery, Brickwork, Plastering, Stonemasonry, Professional and Technical Studies, Electrical,… Read more

Five get their level 5 NVQ certificates

Late last year, five of our employees gained their level 4 CIOB Certificates in Site Management.  This is a tough accreditation involving intensive practical and theoretical coursework. The same five now have another certificate to put on their wall.  Richard… Read more

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas!

The entire Mitchell & Urwin team has been getting into the festive spirit with a number of Christmassy events.Christmas tree decoratingIt all started on 1st December when the office and Brickyard teams decorated Christmas trees for their respective locations. Prosecco,… Read more

Wombwell Main U8s get kitted out by M&U

When one of our subcontractor bricklayers – Wes Beardmore – told us that his son’s football team was in need of new kit, we stepped in. Wombwell Main Under 8s are a Barnsley-based football team and like many youth football… Read more