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Dec 05

Building The Mayflower Forest for 2020

After a successful fundraising campaign, leading members of Plymouth’s construction industry are moving forward to create the ‘Mayflower Forest’ as part of their community engagement efforts towards a lasting legacy for Mayflower400.

Oct 14

Building Plymouth hosts 7th Annual Summit

Find out how we are building construction skills in Plymouth by joining us on Tuesday 4 February 2020.

Oct 14

Apprenticeship Jobs Fair announced as part of National Apprenticeship Week 2020

On Saturday 8 February 2020 the local construction and manufacturing employers will be showcasing the latest apprenticeship vacancies at the Plymouth Guildhall.

Oct 14

Building Plymouth Elmer in the Jungle raises £7,200 at auction

Our Elmer stays in the Building Plymouth family after being bought by Steve Warren-Brown, MD at YGS Landscapes.
Elmer’s Big Parade Auction raised over £323K as the 40 strong Elmer Herd were auctioned to raise more funds for St Luke’s Hospice.

Oct 13

Building Momentum For The Road To Mayflower Project

Plymouth’s construction industry will be hosting an informal celebration at the Plymouth Snowsports Centre on Thursday 21st November 2019 to thank ‘Friends of the Mayflower Forest’ who donated to the recent crowdfunding campaign raising over £40K to transform Marsh Mills Roundabout into a green gateway for the city.

Oct 13

On the search for Plymouth’s Construction Apprentices of the Year 2020

Building Plymouth has officially launched the search to find Plymouth’s top Trade and Technical Construction Apprentices of 2020.

Sep 17

The Plymouth Community Invest in Helping to Build the Mayflower Forest

The crowdfunding campaign launched by leading members of Plymouth’s construction industry to build the ‘Mayflower Forest’ has smashed its £40K target five days before the deadline.

Aug 07

Help needed to build the Mayflower Forest

Leading members of Plymouth’s construction industry have launched a fundraising campaign to build the ‘Mayflower Forest’ as part of their community engagement efforts towards a lasting legacy for Mayflower400.

Jul 03

Meet our Building Plymouth Elmer

20 Project Sponsors of the Building Plymouth Partnership have jointly sponsored their very own Elmer and are proud to support St Luke’s Hospice Plymouth and Elmer’s Big Parade Plymouth.

Jun 19

Build your career in construction and the built environment

Leaving school? Join us on Friday 23 August to find out how your skills and areas of interest could help you on your next steps to an exciting career in construction.