Newcastle’s Swing Bridge undergoes specialist make over

There may have been fog on the Tyne when building and roofing specialist, Hodgson Sayers, undertook work on Newcastle landmark, the Swing Bridge, but the project was music to the ears of the team involved. Standing impressively over the River Tyne, the bridge first carried road traffic in 1876 before it was opened for river...... Read more

Celebrating 35 Years in the North East

Stanley-based building and roofing specialists, Hodgson Sayers, is ‘up a height’ as it celebrates the company’s 35th birthday! The business has a lot to celebrate, having recently won a prestigious industry award with its client, ISOS Housing and has been recognised in the NE Business awards for developing the careers of talented youngsters in the...... Read more

High praise for rooftop project

The team behind a £2.5m refurbishment project for Isos homes in Northumberland are singing from the rooftops after winning a national award this week. The £2.5m project to re-roof 421 homes in Prudhoe, carried out by Isos alongside contractor Hodgson Sayers, was named the best roofing contract at the LHC 2014 Awards held in central...... Read more

Building foundations for the future

Buidling and roofing specialist, Hodgson Sayers, is renowned for sourcing and developing the skills of talented youngsters living close to its base in Stanley. Earlier this year, the company saw one of its three apprentices recruited in 2012, 21-year-old Paul James, from Consett, County Durham, make the regional heat of the Construction Industry Training Build...... Read more

Restoration of historic Lake District castle

Specialist building and roofing contractor, Hodgson Sayers, has completed a project to replace and restore roofing on Wray Castle near Ambleside in Cumbria. Steeped in history and a popular visitor attraction, the mock-gothic castle sits on the shores of Lake Windermere with impressive turrets and towers. It was also the start of a love affair...... Read more