Purdy announces 2023 Mentor of the Year winners

Leading professional painting tools manufacturer Purdy has crowned the two winners of this year’s Mentor of the Year competition. Glen Galbraith from Doncaster College was awarded the College Lecturer Mentor of the Year, while James Reeve of Royal Spa Decoration, based in Leamington Spa, was awarded the Painter and Decorator Mentor of the Year.

Screwfix Top Tradesperson 2022

It’s back! Talented tradespeople from across the UK and Ireland can now apply for the Screwfix Top Tradesperson 2022 award, and the chance to be crowned the champion of the trade.  

SDF Decorator of the Year returns

Last year, because of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Federation was unable to organise its annual Decorator of the Year competition. The good news is that the competition returns in all…