Meeting to help suppliers

Sub-contractors and suppliers from Daventry are being urged to attend an upcoming Meet the Buyer event.

It will highlight supply chain opportunities for public sector construction projects in the area.

The free event is being hosted by building contractors Jeakins Weir, Wates, Morgan Sindall and Clegg Construction. All of the businesses are looking to attract new supply chain partners for their work on the Empa II (East Midlands Property Alliance) Construction Framework.

It will be held on Thursday November 27 from 9am to 1pm at the iCon Centre.

The event is being supported by Daventry District Council and the leader Cllr Chris Millar will formally open it with an address at the start. Further information on the Meet the Buyer event can be obtained by calling Tony Shipley, – business development manager at Jeakins Weir – on 01536 454400 or alternatively by emailing