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Goodbye and thank you Dawn

This week we say goodbye to our Training and Apprenticeships Co-ordinator and long serving team member Dawn Waldron as she leaves us to enjoy an early retirement and to spend more time with her grandchildren. Dawn has been a valued and important member of our team for 18 years and in that time has supported dozens of apprentices […]

26 Apr 2018 | Posted In News

Project Update: Inspiring the next generation at The Axholme Academy

Our Project Manager in Yorkshire Andrew Fear has been inspiring the next generation of Construction talent, with recent assemblies at The Axholme Academy in North Lincolnshire, as part of the work we are carrying out to build the Axholme North Sports Centre. Students were shown this video update on how work is progressing onsite and […]

14 Mar 2018 | Posted In Uncategorised

During #NAW2018 our Site Manager Geoff Thompson tells why he’s an ambassador for construction apprenticeships

To help celebrate National Apprenticeship Week 2018 (5-8th March 2018) we’re putting the spotlight on Geoff Thompson, Site Manager at Harry Fairclough and an ambassador for apprenticeships, to tell us why he believes apprenticeships are the future for the construction sector.   When did you start your HF apprenticeship and what was it in? What is your role […]

08 Mar 2018 | Posted In Apprenticeships, Careers, News

Harry Fairclough is supporting National Apprenticeship Week 2018 #NAW2018

It’s National Apprenticeship Week 2018 (5-8th March 2018) and we are using it as an opportunity to showcase the apprentices we have within our business, past and present, who have been a vital part of our journey for the past 120 years! As a leading regional contractor in the North, we’ve been building working, learning […]

05 Mar 2018 | Posted In Apprenticeships, Careers, News

Harry Fairclough awarded National Considerate Constructor Site Award for project at Manchester Metropolitan University

Harry Fairclough Construction has been notified that the team working on The Fuel Cell and Fume Cupboard projects for Manchester Metropolitan University has been awarded a Considerate Constructor National Site Award. The award recognises the site’s exceptional standard of consideration towards local neighbourhoods and the general public, something that as a business we always aim to achieve on each and […]

01 Mar 2018 | Posted In Awards

People News: HF Launches Degree Apprenticeship Scheme with Liverpool John Moores

As part of our ongoing commitment to creating exciting careers in construction and addressing the skills shortage, we are working in partnership with Liverpool John Moores University to offer a degree apprenticeship scheme. Academic study is blended with onsite experience over a 5-year period resulting in a BA (Hons) degree in Construction Management BSc. Recent […]

15 Jan 2018 | Posted In News