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Bellway’s Eddie Thompson wins top housing award

13th October 2010

Eddie Thompson from Bellway Homes Ltd has been judged as one of the best site managers in the country for his work at Bellway's Roseberry Court in North Solihull.

Eddie is one of a select number of site managers from across the country that has been recognised in this year's National House-Building Council (NHBC) quality awards.

The annual NHBC Pride in the Job Award is judged over the course of a year across the house-building industry. The award is designed to acknowledge the skills of site managers for their central role in co-ordinating the different trades and products used in house building, and are widely acknowledged as the building industries premier seal of quality.

Eddie (60) started his building career at the age of 15 and has spent his entire time in the industry, said:

"I am delighted to receive this recognition; it is very much a team effort and reflects well upon everyone on site. It provides added confidence to our buyers that they are investing in a first-class product."

Bellway's Sales Director, Steve Rose commented: "The NHBC Pride in the Job campaign is a real mark of building excellence.  The award reflects the high standard of craftsmanship, Eddie has done exceptionally well on collecting this award for two years running."