Master Plumber and WaterSafe member Paul Williams helps homeowners find and check their internal stop tap, which shuts off the water supply in an emergency.
Plumbing student Rhiannon de Wreede already has scientist, lecturer and writer in her list of credits and is busy working towards one more –a level 2 plumbing diploma from Petroc College in Barnstaple, Devon.
WaterSafe-approved Paul Williams has the distinction of being one of the youngest Presidents of the Chartered Institute of Plumbing and Heating Engineering in the Institute’s 113-year history. He is also a trained Professional Standards Inspector and attained Master Plumber status in 2006.
With the deadline a few weeks away on 28 June, there’s still time to apply for the chance to be crowned UK Plumber of the Year 2019. We asked WaterSafe member Steve Bartin, of Plug and Chain in Taunton, how it felt to win the title.
Gareth shares his thoughts as a judge of the recent final of this year’s UK Heating Apprentice of the Year competition organised by HIP Magazine. Many congratulations to the winner, Lewis Blakely of Coleg y Cymoedd in Wales.