Skillbuild in Barnsley

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Barnsley College will host this year’s Yorkshire regional final of SkillBuild, the UK’s biggest construction skills competition.

College principal, Colin Booth, said: “We see this Skillbuild event as extremely important in terms of education and training value and I know it is highly regarded by students, competitors and staff alike.”

The event takes place on Tuesday, June 12.

Charles Turner is boss of Sheffield machine knife firm Durham Duplex and chairman of the Made In Sheffield manufacturing mark.

He reveals all in 20 questions in Business Monthly in The Star on Wednesay.

In a recent article it was incorrectly stated, as a result of information provided to The Star, that Barnsley bakery Haywood and Padgett began as a one man band.

The company was started by Wayne Padgett and David Haywood, who remained with the business until recent years.