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WMI Simpsons helps the IPG cycle ‘around the moon’

IPG members from across its extensive UK network participated in an astronomical fundraising challenge

Plumber earnings increased 4.1% last month

Earnings for self-employed plumbers rose by 4.1% in November, according to the latest figures released by Hudson Contract

Wilo provides rucksacks for London’s homeless

Wilo UK has joined forces with charity Back to Kindness to donate rucksacks filled with winter supplies to those living on the streets of London

Plumbase adds to stadium line-up

National plumbers’ merchant Plumbase has announced the second half of its Super8 events next month, where installers can put questions to a local sporting legend

Cost of fuel must stay low – says OFTEC

Getting ahead of policy now could have disastrous consequences for the fuel poor, according to OFTEC CEO Paul Rose.

Retrofit improvements crucial for Net Zero target, says TrustMark  

Improving the energy efficiency and reducing the carbon emissions of our nation’s homes is one of the major ways to hit the government’s target of being carbon neutral by 2050, TrustMark CEO Simon Ayers has stressed.

Comment: Section 75 is punishing good employers

Fiona Hodgson, CEO at Snipef – the Scottish and Northern Ireland Plumbing Employers’ Federation – explains just how devastating Section 75 pension rules have become for many employers in the sector

Bathroom bugbears can even lead to breakups

Latest research from Triton Showers has revealed the top 20 common causes of disagreements between those sharing bathroom spaces.

Government net zero legislation backed by EUA

The Energy and Utilities Alliance (EUA) has praised government for legislating for net zero carbon emissions by 2050

LIXIL accelerates campaign on World Toilet Day

To mark World Toilet Day (19 November) Grohe parent company LIXIL has driven awareness through a social media awareness campaign #whereisthetoilet