Monthly Archives: December 2015

Former IDE President and current IDE Council Member John Woodward continues his work with the Inspiring Futures Scheme

Written on December 9, 2015 at 1:28 pm, by

John Woodward FIDE (pictured left)  (Past President and current IDE Council Member) continues to visit schools to talk to pupils about their career choices as part of the Inspiring Futures Scheme. The Scheme, launched by the Government, encourages industry leaders to visit schools on a volunteer basis sharing their knowledge and expertise of their specialised  Continue Reading »

Flooding in North Britain – Recommendations in Living with Water, the report of the APPG for Excellence in the Built Environment Commission of Inquiry into flood resilience, would make a difference.

Written on December 9, 2015 at 1:25 pm, by

Speaking about the severe floods in North Britain, Sue Illman, CIC Champion for Flood Mitigation and Resilience said: “Whilst the recent flooding in Cumbria and Scotland is clearly an extreme event, it reminds us very strongly that such events are becoming more common.  Government urgently needs to address the long term planning, funding and delivery  Continue Reading »