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Change of venue for the Drylining Working Group meeting on 28 September

Change of venue for the Drylining Working Group meeting on 28 September

Due to the great number of people who have boked to attend we have decided to move the venue so more of you can join us in person to The National Federation of Roofing Contractors (NFRC) venue at 31 Worship Street London EC2A 2DY Nearest tube is Old street or a short...

Lens Blog: What steps FIS members can take if they are not getting paid

Lens Blog: What steps FIS members can take if they are not getting paid

FIS Consultant Len Bunton continues with the theme of getting paid, and what options are open to FIS members. These monthly Blogs are designed to help FIS Members avoid common traps and build on our focus on collective experience.  As I have set out previously, some...

FIS helping to close the information loop with SFG20

FIS helping to close the information loop with SFG20

In recent months FIS has been working with SFG20 to help improve access to guidance and support clients and facilities companies who need to maintain and manage Operable Walls. Operating walls is commonly the responsibility of a member of staff or a maintenance crew...

Mayor Andy Street to support FIS in Midlands

Mayor Andy Street to support FIS in Midlands

FIS is delighted to announce the Mayor of the West Midlands Combined Authority is attending our Regional Conference in Birmingham on 19 October as a keynote speaker. Andrew Street CBE is a British businessman and Conservative Party politician who was the managing...

Update regarding the bank holiday arrangement for the Queen’s funeral

Update regarding the bank holiday arrangement for the Queen’s funeral

As the nation enters a period of national mourning, arrangements are being made for our late Queen’s funeral. King Charles has made an order that the day of the Queen’s funeral will be a bank holiday. Whilst employers will want to make their own decisions about how to...

National Mourning – Guidance for Construction Operations in London

National Mourning – Guidance for Construction Operations in London

CLC has produced advice for London based operations in and around central London during the mourning period. You can download the document here. Cognisant of the need for a collaborative effort in this sensitive period and also that many businesses are already under...

Construction Product Availability Statement from the CLC

Construction Product Availability Statement from the CLC

Statement from John Newcomb, CEO of the Builders Merchants Federation and Peter Caplehorn, CEO of the Construction Products Association, co-chairs of the Construction Leadership Council’s Product Availability working group A slight slowing of the market over the...