The LIA Council - supporting a quality and vibrant UK lighting market

July saw the first Lighting Industry Association (LIA) Council meeting chaired by new President, Mr Terry Dean of DW Windsor Group. Terry was joined by two new Vice Presidents, Peter McVeigh, Chairman and Managing Director of Status International (UK) Ltd and Phil Cross, Managing Director of Aurora...

30th July 2019

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LIA celebrates the first graduates on its HNC Course in Lighting Design and Technology

The Lighting Industry Association (LIA) are extremely proud to celebrate the first graduates on its HNC in Lighting Design and Technology. Matt Dougan, of Osram Opto Semiconductors and Ruth Barker, of Tameside MBC, were presented with their certificates at the 2019 graduation ceremony held at the...

29th July 2019

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Tamlite Lighting welcomes new research which signals ‘three-year investment’ spree in wellbeing

Research which identifies the start of a three-year phase of significant investment in wellbeing across the UK’s built environment sector has been welcomed by Tamlite Lighting. 

26th July 2019

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Energys Group urges Scottish universities to take advantage of new funding to boost energy efficiency by July 31

Energys Group has welcomed the announcement that even more higher education institutions in Scotland could benefit from a £19 million programme aimed at boosting energy efficiency.

19th July 2019

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Steon’s Lighting Solution for Newbold Parish Church

Steon Lighting have a longstanding history of designing and manufacturing luminaires which are suitable for application in places of worship. Newbold Parish Church approached Steon Lighting to re-design their existing lighting scheme and supply luminaires which are reliable with longevity whilst...

18th July 2019

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Zumtobel displays its sensitive side at Birkenhead Priory

Zumtobel Lighting has supplied a sensitive lighting solution for the refurbishment of Birkenhead Priory, the oldest standing building in Merseyside, now under the care of  Wirral Council and used as a museum.  

15th July 2019

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Ansell Lighting announce the launch of their Green team task force

Ansell lighting have recently announced the launch of their Green team task force. The responsibility of the Green team is to encourage environmentally sustainable practices and generate ideas on what the company can do to be more energy efficient and how they can reduce the use of single use...

11th July 2019

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Learner Case Study: Matt Dougan (HNC In Lighting Design And Technology)

Matt was looking for a way to develop his knowledge formally in lighting and understand more about the topic of lighting. Discovering the HNC/HND course run by the LIA in partnership with the University of South Wales Matt found a course that satisfied his thirst for knowledge in lighting and for...

4th July 2019

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Latest News on the HNC and HND in Lighting Design and Technology

Our first cohort of students have now completed their first two years and will be graduating this summer with their HNC and moving on to the HND next September

20th June 2019

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The 2019 LIA Challenge Cup goes to….

On 6 June, eight crews came together to compete for the annual LIA Challenge Cup at the 2019 Lighting Industry Sailing Regatta, held at Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth.

17th June 2019

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