THU 20TH FEB 2020


Bringing the family business community together


An Apprenticeship Legacy To Be Proud Of

A blast from the family business past at Bagnalls where their apprenticeship scheme in 1967 inspired a future business owner down under.  Proof that family businesses do make a difference! Read More

Apprentices Quids In Whilst Learning

Eight JCB apprentices are celebrating their graduation with foundation degrees – without running up massive student debts. Read More

Graduation Day For NG Bailey Apprentices

Twenty one apprentices from NG Bailey received their graduation certificates at a special event that took place at the company’s headquarters in Denton Hall, Yorkshire. Read More

Another 35 Apprentices Join JCT600

Yorkshire based family motor retailer JCT600 is celebrating another record breaking year for apprentices, taking on a further 35 young people during 2016.  Read More

New Apprentices At Muntons

There are now two new apprentices in place at the malt and malted ingredients company Muntons, based in Stowmarket, Suffolk. Read More

Another Family Firm Apprentice Triumphs

James Kilbane, an apprentice with Yorkshire family business MPM has won the Apprentice of the Year at this year’s Composites UK awards. Read More

The New Apprenticeship Levy

Jessica Penny from Penny Hydraulics provides a family business insight on how the new Apprenticeship Levy will help close the manufacturing skills gap. Read More

Laing O'Rourke Wins Best Apprentice Employer

Laing O’Rourke has been named ‘Apprentice Employer of the Year’ at the 2016 CITB Apprenticeship Awards.  Read More

You're Hired At DWP!

Dorset’s biggest private landlord has taken on seven apprentices this academic year – more than ever before. Read More

Family Business Apprentice In Line For Award

A hardworking engineering apprentice from family owned coach travel firm Lucketts has been named as one of the best in the Solent region. Read More

Do You Employ The Family Business Apprentice Of The Year?

Family Business United continues to look for innovative ways to champion the family business sector and is now on the search for the Family Business Apprentice of the Year 2017. Read More

Apprenticeship Boost From Bibby

Bibby Financial Services re-launches apprenticeship scheme in order to recruit apprentices in Leicester, Manchester and Slough Read More

Full Time For Family Business Apprentice

Paul Woodhead, the first apprentice taken on by family business and specialist supplier of low maintenance building products, GB Plastics, is now a full-time member of the team. Read More

JCB Apprentices Take National Final Place!

A group of young JCB employees are jumping for joy after securing a place in the national finals of a competition to find the apprentice team of the year.  Read More