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Glow-worm launches ‘Love Your Shower’ campaign

Glow-worm has launched its ‘Love Your Shower’ homeowner advertising campaign to kick-start a significant six-figure investment in brand marketing throughout 2018. The campaign intends to raise awareness of the brand and drive homeowner demand for Glow-worm’s loyal Club Energy installers.  The campaign will involve a considerable investment in social media and online advertising to support ...

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One regional heat away from the Grand Final

The HIP UK Heating Apprentice of the Year Competition is in full swing, with six of the seven regional heats already completed. HIP Magazine has travelled to colleges in Newcastle, Burnley, Devon, Swansea, Leicester and West Hertfordshire so far in their quest to find this year’s winner. Only one more regional heat will take place ...

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Earnings for trade apprentices set to soar

Screwfix is calling for the next generation to consider a career in the plumbing trade as new research shows a job in the trade could lead to higher wages than other career choices. Future plumbers are set to earn at least £2,500 a year more than the national average by 2022, bringing their average salary ...

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Brymec announces winner of £1,400 Rothenberger press fit tool

Refrigeration engineer Paul Davis has won an ingenious £1,400 press fitting tool in the ‘Brymec Press Challenge’, a competition organised and run by building services and plumbing components supplier Brymec on its stand at the recent HVACR Show at the Excel Centre, London. Paul works for JS Refrigeration which is involved mainly in commercial work – ...

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Graham drives green

Graham Plumbers’ Merchant has introduced a new hybrid delivery vehicle as part of the company’s continuing commitment to reducing the environmental impact of its operations.  The company’s London family will be the first area to trial the new hybrid vehicle over a three-month period, to monitor the fuel and CO2 savings they can make. Graham ...

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