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Winner of the HIP UK Heating Apprentice of the Year Competition 2017 announced

Tayla Wileman, 18, from Burton and South Derbyshire College was crowned the overall winner of the HIP UK Heating Apprentice of the Year Competition yesterday (Thursday 20th March). This makes her the first female contestant to ever win the competition. Eight finalists from seven regions across the UK attended the Grand Final (seven regional heat winners ...

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HIP UK Heating Apprentice of the Year unveiled with help from BBC Apprentice winner

Winner of BBC’s The Apprentice and owner of ImpraGas, Joseph Valente was on hand yesterday (Thursday 28 April) to help crown the winner of the HIP UK Heating Apprentice of the Year competition at ADEY Professional Heating Solutions’ Head Office. The two-day grand final of the nationwide competition, now in its eighth year, was hosted ...

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Midlands Regional Winner Announced!

We are delighted to announce that the last place in the final has been awarded to Ultan Coonan from Bedford College. Ultan won the Midlands heat at Stephenson College on Wednesday 17th February 2016. It was another exciting competition with 13 colleges taking part. Head Judge, Tony Kite was yet again impressed by the standard ...

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South East Regional Winner Announced!

Christopher Marris from City College Norwich was named the winner of the South East heat at PROCAT on Wednesday 10th February 2016. Head Judge, Tony Kite was particularly impressed by the fact that all of his “competition tips” published via our social media sites during the heats, had been taken on board by the apprentices ...

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North West Regional Winner Announced!

Congratulations to Aled Davies from Coleg Llandrillo who has won the North West regional heat. Competition Judge Tony Kite stated it was a challenging decision to make, as the standard of workmanship from across the twelve colleges taking part was exceptionally high; all the apprentices should be extremely proud of themselves. The last two regional ...

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