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Wienerberger sponsor battle of the brickies

Brick manufacturers Wienerberger have donated more than 55,000 bricks to bricklaying competitons across the country this year and are sponsoring the Guild of Bricklayers National Final.
The Guild final will see 12 budding brickies from different regions go head to head in a six hour battle.

Sales and marketing director for Wienerberger, Mark Morris said: It’s great to be able to help the next generation of bricklayers by providing high quality bricks to the competitions. The standard has been very high this year and our commitment to the Guild of Bricklayers and Skillbuild ensures the standard continues to improve.”

Guild of Bricklayers finalists will fight it out at North Lindsey College in Scunthorpe on September 26 and will be marked on speed, accuracy, neatness and attention to detail.

Malcolm Thorpe, Lead Judge for The Guild of Bricklayers said: “The standard of competition this year has been so good that we’ve had to expand the final to allow more bricklayers compete.

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Fiona Russell-Horne
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