SkillELECTRIC finalists announced

The eight competitors who will compete in the 2017 SkillELECTRIC UK final have been named, following a series of challenging regional heats earlier this year. All will now go head-to-head in a three-day practical task on 16-18 November at The Skills Show, the UK’s largest skills and careers event at the NEC Birmingham where over…

Palestine Israeli army attacks West Bank anti-settlement rally

RAMALLAH, Palestine (AA): The Israeli army on Friday dispersed several anti-settlement rallies staged by Palestinian youth in the occupied West Bank. “Army troops used teargas and rubber bullets to disperse weekly anti-settlement protests,” the Palestinian Popular Resistance Committees (PRCs), which organize the weekly demonstrations, said in a statement. According to the PRCs, young Palestinian demonstrators…

ElectricalDirect’s Guide To Smart Tech

Specialist trade supplier ElectricalDirect outlines its guide for tradespeople on the types of smart technology available to help bring their customers’ homes to life. If your customers are looking to save time, money and energy, and make their properties more secure, then smart home technology may soon become their new best friend. Connected smart technology…

Crompton To Debut Products At LuxLive

Crompton will be showcasing its Phoebe LED range of domestic and commercial fittings for interior, exterior and specialist areas at LuxLive 2017. The Phoebe LED range offers high-performance luminaires aimed at providing energy efficient lighting solutions with emergency, sensor and DALI options available as specials on most of the range. Making its debut at the…

And the Electrician of The Year is…

Hull electrician Joshua Lang has walked away with the title of ‘Electrician of the Year’ at the ‘On the Tools Awards’. The awards, which took place last Friday, the 20th October, is the second for the organisers. The awards were conceived by On the Tools to recognise the hard working and dedicated tradespeople that make…