Starting our weekly round ups of company and industry news this week with the news with a piece of Bristol based construction news. The Bristol Old Vic Theatre is planning to redevelop it King Street building, creating a new entrance and building a studio theatre and events space within the listed Coopers Hall. The contract is expected to be worth between £7m and £8m.
The big news of the week was the announcement of the increase in the national minimum wage by 19p to £6.50. The rate for 18 to 20-year-olds will go up by 10p to £5.13 an hour, a 2% increase, the rate for those aged 16 and 17 will rise by 7p to £3.79, also a 2% rise and Apprentices will earn an extra 5p an hour, taking their wages to at least £2.73. via BBC news
In company news this week we’re happy sponsors of Silviniaco Conti & Paul Nicholls who took part in todays’ Gold Cup race at Cheltenham. We're proud to sponsor such a great yard and trainer!
Glyn Salmon, Director,
Brian Sanders, Domestic Energy Manager,
Jim Dawkins, Commercial Director,
James O’Loughlin, Recruitment Manager,
Alan McGillivray, HR Director,
Ian Watson, Group Supply Chain Director,
Steve Bradbury, Project Director,
Nicola Docherty, HR Manager,
Lucas Critchley, Regional Director,
Rod Sutherland, Operational Manager,
Tim Carpenter, Managing Director,
Adrian Watts, Technical Director,
Simon Taylor, Resident Liaison Manager,