News stories 2017

SkillBuild DK

A helping hand from British Gypsum

Date: 14 Jul 2017

In order to promote excellence in the industry and give apprentices the best start in their caree...

Sound solution training courses

Launch of Sound Solutions course

Date: 14 Jun 2017

We are pleased to announce the launch of a two-day ‘Sound Solutions’ course, responding to a grow...

Retail Design Expo with Gyproc Habito and ThistlePro Magnetic plaster demonstrations

British Gypsum at Retail Design Expo 2017

Date: 18 May 2017

Gyproc Habito proves a hit with retailers and shop fitters alike

Our Plaster Demonstrator supported Novus Property Solutions on-site

On-site advice from our Plaster Demonstrators

Date: 11 Apr 2017

Our team of Plaster Demonstrators meet people on-site to give guidance on new products, technique...

Skills Crisis Brexit

How the plastering industry can rebound from the skills crisis

Date: 10 Apr 2017

Can tailoring training to employers’ needs help reduce the skills crisis?

Thistle Bonding 60

Launch of Thistle Bonding 60, a new patching product to help speed up smal...

Date: 30 Mar 2017

An innovative new undercoat plaster that decreases setting time by as much as two thirds.

plastering trailblazer

Government backs Plasterer Trailblazer Apprenticeship Standards

Date: 14 Mar 2017

The plastering industry is one of two construction sectors to receive government backing in apply...

ProBuild Live event

Demonstrating our latest innovations at Professional Builder Live

Date: 27 Feb 2017

We will be showcasing a range of our latest product innovations at Professional Builder Live at E...