Apprentice is named top

Barry Hooper
Barry Hooper
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A PORTSMOUTH apprentice has been named top of his trade at the National Construction College Midlands annual apprentice awards.

Barry Hooper, 26, won the Year One Roof Sheeting and Cladding award at the ceremony. Barry, pictured, who works for Southern Industrial Roofing, was one of 10 apprentices honoured at the ceremony, which was attended by industry representatives, employers and friends and family. The event was organised by the National Construction College.