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New stadium clears final legal hurdle

New stadium clears final legal hurdle

Work will soon start on York's new stadium after the last legal challenge to the project failed.

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Blackpool hotel scheme gets planning permission

Blackpool hotel scheme gets planning permission

Planning permission has been granted for a new hotel scheme that will be central to the regeneration of Blackpool town centre.

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Manchester 'eyesore' wall to go in redesign

Manchester 'eyesore' wall to go in redesign

The notorious 'Berlin Wall' in Manchester's Piccadilly Gardens will be replaced if planning permission is granted for a new pavilion.

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HS2 phase 2 route revealed

HS2 phase 2 route revealed

There has been mixed news for threatened housing estates as the route for phase 2 of HS2 was revealed.

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HS2 contracts announced

HS2 contracts announced

The government has announced the award of several large contracts to build bridges and tunnels in the first phase of HS2.

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Derby Triangle project gets go-ahead

Derby Triangle project gets go-ahead

The Derby Triangle project is set to go ahead, creating numerous construction jobs at the site near the heart of the city.

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Revised plans unveiled for Giggs and Neville Manchester development

Revised plans unveiled for Giggs and Neville Manchester development

New plans for a central Manchester redevelopment by Ryan Giggs and Gary Neville have been opened for public consultation.

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Public Health England plans £400m science hub

Public Health England plans £400m science hub

The site at Harlow is expected to be a world-leading home for public health science.

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Developer being sought for major Birmingham industrial park

Developer being sought for major Birmingham industrial park

A developer is being sought to build a new industrial park in Birmingham.

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Transport fund to focus on bypass work

Transport fund to focus on bypass work

A new government fund will help local councils build much-needed bypasses.

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Plastering simplified with new Knauf ProRoll

Plastering simplified with new Knauf ProRoll

With its brand new roller-applied range of finishing and surface-levelling ready-mixed plasters, Knauf has introduced ProRoll, a new quick, clean and efficient way of plastering residential homes and smaller projects.

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Housing growth continues despite construction slowdown

Housing growth continues despite construction slowdown

The UK construction sector saw a slowdown in growth last month, but housing is still performing well.

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Birmingham reveals stadium revamp plans

Birmingham reveals stadium revamp plans

Birmingham's Commonwealth Games bid will include plans to construct new stands to raise the capacity of the city's existing athletics stadium.

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Lincoln project to develop thousands of homes and a new stadium

Lincoln project to develop thousands of homes and a new stadium

Lincoln is set for another major construction project, providing more homes for householders and extra seats for football fans.

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New colliery regeneration plans to go on display

New colliery regeneration plans to go on display

Revised plans for the redevelopment of the site of a former colliery are to go on public display one more time before a planning application is made.

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Birmingham canalside site set for redevelopment

Birmingham canalside site set for redevelopment

Plans are being developed to transform a run-down canalside area of inner-city Birmingham with modern new housing.

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Survival is just the beginning

Survival is just the beginning

The toughest of the tough from Knauf UK will put themselves to the test next month when they take on one of the hardest obstacle courses London has to offer – The Men’s Health Survival of the Fittest.

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Luton Airport to get new rail link

Luton Airport to get new rail link

A proposed new rail link to Luton Airport is to go ahead.

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New Liverpool apartment scheme gets green light

New Liverpool apartment scheme gets green light

A major new apartment project on the edge of Liverpool city centre has been given planning permission.

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Northern Ireland to get infrastructure boost from government deal

Northern Ireland to get infrastructure boost from government deal

Northern Ireland will get a big boost in infrastructure spending after two weeks of wheeling and dealing at Westminster.

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