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Whatever the weather - Hillhead shines for the industry!

[fa icon="calendar'] Jun 1, 2018 2:59:00 PM / by Dr Miles Watkins, IQ President posted in IQ Member, CPD, IQ Academy, Skills Wheel, members, membership

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Once again we have reached that point in our calendar where all attention turns to Hillhead. In the summer the Peaks are beautiful, but seasoned Hillhead visitors will know you can expect anything from snow to gales to glorious sunshine. 

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A Pledge to take us all forward

[fa icon="calendar'] Dec 1, 2017 2:57:00 PM / by Dr Miles Watkins, IQ President posted in Centenary, Industry, membership

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For all those who joined us at this year’s Centenary Conference at The Belfry, it was an extra-special occasion marking 100 years of the Institute of Quarrying. Conference itself provided much food for thought about the softer issues affecting our industry – from men’s health to sustainability. Later in the day, our Centenary Dinner delivered a fantastic evening of achievement awards, inspirational guest speakers, fine dining and great company.

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