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JOHNSTONE’S PAINT brand by PPG announces long-term partnership to be the lead sponsor of The Masters, Part of Snooker’s Triple Crown series

PPG (NYSE:PPG) today announced that its JOHNSTONE‚ÄôS PAINT‚ĄĘ brand by PPG is the lead partner of the World Snooker Tour‚Äôs, Masters tournament for the next three years. The most prestigious and highly anticipated event in the snooker calendar.¬†¬† The 2025 Johnstone‚Äôs Paint Masters will be held at Alexandra Palace, London from January 12-19 2025. It […]


Another 10 unsafe ladder consignments stopped at Port!

Chinese imports destined for Amazon Last month the Ladder Association highlighted a significant number of¬†dangerous ladders from China¬†that had been stopped at Port and thankfully didn‚Äôt make it into the homes of unsuspecting consumers here in the UK. Since then, the Office for Product Safety and Standards (OPSS) has issued a¬†further 10 Product Safety Reports¬†(another […]


CLC advises next Government to deliver certainty on pipeline, unlock small site housebuilding and reform planning system

The Construction Leadership Council has published a letter of advice for the next Government, detailing a series of policies that would help the construction industry create economic growth, build much-needed new housing and deliver the UK‚Äôs infrastructure pipeline. The letter, signed by 16 members of the Construction Leadership Council, has been sent to the leadership […]


Trade Decorator live returns bigger and better than ever!

Looking to stay ahead of the curve with the latest tools, techniques, and trends in the decorating industry? Look no further than Trade Decorator Live, Painting & Decorating show, on June 19th & 20th at Bolton Wanderers Football Stadium. With over 50 top brands lined up to welcome you and showcase their latest innovations, this […]