Tag: Tony Cable

Zach beats off competition from more than 650 rivals to become NICEIC & ELECSA Electrical Apprentice of the Year

Zach beats off competition from more than 650 rivals to become NICEIC & ELECSA Electrical Apprentice of the Year

The NICEIC & ELECSA Electrical Apprentice of the Year is Zach Swift, 21, from Hellensburgh, Scotland, who is a second year apprentice with North Star Electrical Ltd. In a tightly fought, day-long final, held at Scolmore Group’s HQ in Tamworth, Zach triumphed over seven other finalists to win £2,000 worth of holiday vouchers. He was […]

Tony Cable and celebrity sparky Billy Byrne join Scolmore at ELEX
By January 26, 2018 Read More →

Tony Cable and celebrity sparky Billy Byrne join Scolmore at ELEX

Although officially retired from his full time role with the NICEIC, industry legend, Tony Cable (pcitured left), has not disappeared completely from the electrical industry scene, and Scolmore is enjoying having him on board in a consultancy role with the business. Tony will be joining forces with the nation’s favourite sparky, Billy Byrne – of […]

Industry legend Tony Cable joins forces with Scolmore
By September 22, 2017 Read More →

Industry legend Tony Cable joins forces with Scolmore

Scolmore Group has announced that electrical industry stalwart, Tony Cable, has been appointed in a consultancy role. Over 60 years, Cable has amassed a wealth of knowledge having started as an electrical apprentice aged 15 and recently retired as Senior Marketing and Events Engineer with the NICEIC. Marie Parry, Scolmore Group Marketing Director, said: “I […]

CEF LIVE hailed the ‘biggest and best yet’

CEF LIVE hailed the ‘biggest and best yet’

CEF LIVE returned to Birmingham’s NEC on June 8 and 9, with stands from more than 50 leading suppliers attracting almost 3,000 visitors over the two days. This year’s CEF LIVE was a winner on all fronts, significantly raising awareness of the leading electrical distribution chain, its online offering and services, as well as providing […]

Scolmore-sponsored NICEIC and ELECSA Electrical Apprentice of the Year winner announced

Scolmore-sponsored NICEIC and ELECSA Electrical Apprentice of the Year winner announced

Electrical Wholesaler was invited to the finals of this year’s NICEIC and ELECSA Apprentice of the Year final, which was hosted by the initiative’s sponsor, Scolmore Group, at its Tamworth HQ. This was the second year that the competition has been held and it attracted more than 400 entries. George Maynard (pictured receiving his prize […]

CEF Live to offer exclusive insights and focus on next generation of electrical workers

CEF Live to offer exclusive insights and focus on next generation of electrical workers

CEF, the electrical products and services supplier, has released an action-packed schedule of events for its bi-annual tradeshow, CEF Live. The event, which is returning to Birmingham’s NEC Arena on June 8–9, will feature two days of  presentations, seminars, workshops and other activities. Both days will include an exclusive preview of the much-anticipated 18th Edition […]

CEF LIVE returns for 2017
By February 6, 2017 Read More →

CEF LIVE returns for 2017

CEF LIVE returns to Birmingham’s NEC Arena on June 8th and 9th this year. Hosted by CEF, the electrical products and services supplier, the event will feature leading brands, exclusive offers and vital information about imminent industry changes. Ahead of the release of The 18th Edition of the IET Wiring Regulations later this year, attendees […]