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Government urged to give Crossrail 2 green light

Government urged to give Crossrail 2 green light

Construction firms and housing associations are among the signatories of a letter calling on the government to confirm that Crossrail 2 is going ahead.

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Innovation wins out as Knauf Airless Finish Light wins at Housebuilder Product Awards

Innovation wins out as Knauf Airless Finish Light wins at Housebuilder Product Awards

After winning plaudits from clients and contractors alike for its fine finish and time-saving properties, Knauf Airless Finish Light has been recognised by industry experts as the Best Site Product in the Housebuilder Product Awards 2017.

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Construction output continues expanding

Construction output continues expanding

UK construction output carried on growing in March amid positive sentiment about the post-Brexit future.

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Creative district planned for former Arsenal site

Creative district planned for former Arsenal site

The site of Woolwich Arsenal is to become a new creative quarter for south-east London.

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Creative district planned for former Arsenal site

Creative district planned for former Arsenal site

The site of Woolwich Arsenal is to become a new creative quarter for south-east London.

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Kingston shopping centre set for huge revamp

Kingston shopping centre set for huge revamp

A spectacular transformation of a shopping centre in south-west London is set to go ahead.

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Heathrow backers confirm £650 million fund for construction projects

Heathrow backers confirm £650 million fund for construction projects

Heathrow Airport is set for a new funding bonanza as international investors provided a post-Brexit boost.

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New investor saves Headingley revamp

New investor saves Headingley revamp

Stalled plans to revamp Headingley Stadium have been rescued by a new investor.

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Henry Boot 'not deterred by Brexit'

Henry Boot 'not deterred by Brexit'

The boss of developer Henry Boot has said Brexit should not hit the construction industry too hard.

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Brexit 'will not mean less new housebuilding'

Brexit 'will not mean less new housebuilding'

Claims that lower immigration after Brexit will mean fewer new homes are needed are unlikely to be true, the Council of Mortgage Lenders has reported.

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New housing application for Surrey town passed

New housing application for Surrey town passed

A housing plan for Cranleigh in Surrey has gained planning permission.

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Everton set for new stadium at last

Everton set for new stadium at last

Everton are set to build a new stadium in a disused dock on the banks of the Mersey.

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Contractor 'set to land Twickenham station contract'

Contractor 'set to land Twickenham station contract'

Osborne is expected to land the contract to carry out the much-delayed expansion of Twickenham Station.

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Government plans to build four new prisons

Government plans to build four new prisons

The government is planning to build four new prisons across England and Wales.

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Swansea Bay city deal to bring thousands of construction jobs

Swansea Bay city deal to bring thousands of construction jobs

Swansea and its neighbouring towns are set for a series of major construction projects backed with government cash.

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Travelodge in huge expansion plan

Travelodge in huge expansion plan

Travelodge has begun work on a new flagship hotel in central London - and at least 15 more will open this year.

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HCA cash boost to get new village up and running

HCA cash boost to get new village up and running

A new housing development has just received a major cash boost to help get construction started sooner.

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Next phase of Liverpool Waters scheme unveiled

Next phase of Liverpool Waters scheme unveiled

Peel Holdings has unveiled the next phase in its plan to transform Liverpool's waterfront.

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Manchester 'Vertical Village' plans submitted

Manchester 'Vertical Village' plans submitted

The planning application has been submitted for Allied London's latest central Manchester development.

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Shortlist unveiled for Silvertown Tunnel

Shortlist unveiled for Silvertown Tunnel

Transport for London has revealed the shortlist of firms hoping to dig the Silvertown Tunnel in the east of the capital.

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