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Rooftop terraces plan for central Manchester development

Rooftop terraces plan for central Manchester development

Rooftop terrace houses are to be a new and unusual feature of a proposed development in central Manchester.

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Construction sees third successive month of growth

Construction sees third successive month of growth

The UK construction sector continued to rebound from its mid-year slump.

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Government publishes details of infrastructure pipeline

Government publishes details of infrastructure pipeline

The government has detailed £500 million of infrastructure projects in the pipeline.

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Insulation a key to preventing winter deaths, says Age Concern

Insulation a key to preventing winter deaths, says Age Concern

Age Concern has said a lack of insulation is a key reason for the extra deaths suffered by Britons in winter, particularly among the elderly.

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Trio of PRS schemes gain funding

Trio of PRS schemes gain funding

Funding has been confirmed for three private rental schemes, which will deliver over 2,000 new homes.

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Bristol University campus to form central part of regeneration moves

Bristol University campus to form central part of regeneration moves

Bristol University is planning a new campus in a city centre area being targeted for regeneration.

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Delight in Lincolnshire at funding for bypass

Delight in Lincolnshire at funding for bypass

The necessary government funding has been confirmed to enable work on the Lincoln Eastern Bypass to get underway.

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London mayor publishes plans for 90,000 affordable homes

London mayor publishes plans for 90,000 affordable homes

London's Mayor has unveiled his flagship housing policy for the capital.

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Tram-train link proposed from Glasgow to airport

Tram-train link proposed from Glasgow to airport

A new tram-train scheme could slash traffic congestion between Glasgow Airport and the city centre.

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Plans submitted for new Manchester arts venue

Plans submitted for new Manchester arts venue

Plans have been submitted for a proposed new arts venue at the heart of a mixed-use development in Manchester.

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New partnership to develop mixed-use site in west London

New partnership to develop mixed-use site in west London

A new partnership has been established to build a mixed-use development in west London.

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Chancellor announces extra cash for infrastructure and housing

Chancellor announces extra cash for infrastructure and housing

There will be more money for housing and infrastructure in the next year, chancellor Philip Hammond has revealed.

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London's second-tallest skyscraper set for green light

London's second-tallest skyscraper set for green light

London is set for another skyline-changing building after the chief planning officer recommended it go ahead.

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Road construction set for £1.3 billion Autumn Statement boost

Road construction set for £1.3 billion Autumn Statement boost

England's roads are set to get £1.3 billion of new funding in the Autumn Statement.

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Twickenham Stand to be redeveloped

Twickenham Stand to be redeveloped

Twickenham's East Stand is to undergo a makeover, the Rugby Football Union has said.

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Innovative Knauf product to headline National Painting & Decorating Show 2016

Innovative Knauf product to headline National Painting & Decorating Show 2016

Knauf is set to unveil its latest innovative finishing solution at the decorating industry’s premier event, the National Painting and Decorating Show, held at the Ricoh Area in Coventry later this month.

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Cranes being set up for rise of city's tallest building

Cranes being set up for rise of city's tallest building

Cranes are being set up as the next phase of building Manchester's highest building starts.

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Edinburgh construction development confirmed

Edinburgh construction development confirmed

A new housing development in Edinburgh has been confirmed.

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Breath-taking finish with Airless Finish Plaster

Breath-taking finish with Airless Finish Plaster

Tasked with plastering two properties on Horse Shoe Lane in Guildford, Currier Plastering used Knauf Airless Finish, and soon realised that the Airless range provided a stunning finish whilst saving time on plastering by traditional methods.

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Government leaves Sheffield HS2 question unresolved as preferred route published

Government leaves Sheffield HS2 question unresolved as preferred route published

The government has published its preferred route for the second phase of HS2, but questions remain about how Sheffield will fit in with it.

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