Next Meeting

Thursday 3rd January
12:30, The Colston Hall

Founding Members

First Thursday Club (FTC) was set up in 2002 by the founding members to provide an informal networking event for the 'movers and shakers' in the construction industry and professions based in Bristol. Their aim is to extend their database of contacts and to actively encourage working relationships between existing and new members.

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How to Join or Sponsor

How to Join

To apply to become a member please email your details and a little information of your company to our event organisers, Bright. If you wish to sponsor an event please also provide details of your requirements and preferred dates to

Ridge & Partners LLP

Ridge is a UK top 40, multi-discipline property and construction consultancy delivering flexible, high quality services and solutions tailored to meet the specific needs of each client, based on understanding, commitment and trust. Core disciplines include Project Management, Quantity Surveying, Building Surveying, Architecture, Structural and Mechanical & Electrical Engineering, CDM Coordination, Sustainability Consultancy and BREEAM Assessment. In addition, Ridge provides expert consultancy support for asset management, fire risk assessment, stock condition surveys, modern procurement, innovative strategies, holistic delivery planning and retrofit including independent PV advice.  The Ridge team is passionate about delivering the right solutions and making a difference with genuine added value. Founded in 1946, Ridge now employs over 300 people in offices across the UK and delivers projects worldwide.