England’s under-17 football team won the World Cup after coming back from two goals down to win 5-2 in the final. Steve Cooper’s side completed the sensational victory to join England’s World Cup-winning under 20’s side, who won the competition in June.
The mental health response following the Grenfell Tower fire is the biggest operation of its kind in Europe, a doctor has said, with numbers affected likely to exceed 11,000. More than 1,300 people have been seen by Central and North West London NHS Trust and GPs after the fire, either for post-traumatic stress disorder screening or Grenfell-related physical health concerns.
In construction news this week…
Track repair team in 125mph train near miss. Rail safety experts have launched an investigation after a team of track workers narrowly avoided being hit by a 125mph passenger train.
Edinburgh tram extension race starts. Edinburgh City Council has started the hunt for two contractors to deliver its tram extension project from York Place to Newhaven.
Plans for 1,200 London homes on ex-Tesco land. The Meyer Homes development business set up by a former Redrow London MD has submitted plans for two London schemes totalling nearly 1,200 apartments.
In MECsafe news this week…
We still have plenty of availability on the following courses:
SSSTS (Supervisors) – 2nd & 3rd November
Health & Safety Awareness – 8th November (ask us about completing your CSCS test after the course)!
SMSTS Refresher – 9th & 10th November
If you would like any further information, please do not hesitate to contact us.