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Govt to sell off prisons for housing

Govt to sell off prisons for housing

The government has announced plans to sell some of its oldest jails to housing developers and create

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London building soars

London building soars

Over the last six months, the amount of office space being built in London has risen by

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Bradford urban village approved

Bradford urban village approved

Plans to build a 1,000-home urban village in Bradford have been approved by the city’s Metropolitan Council. The

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Kier wins Durham University contract

Kier wins Durham University contract

Kier has been chosen as the main contractor for a £50 million development at the University of

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Canada Water development to go forward

Canada Water development to go forward

British Land has announced that it will be conducting a major development at Canada Water in the

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Growth slows but construction continues to flourish

Growth slows but construction continues to flourish

Although the construction industry's growth is showing signs of slowing, there has been a significant increase in

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Chancellor pledges £100bn for infrastructure

Chancellor pledges £100bn for infrastructure

The chancellor George Osborne has launched the National Infrastructure Commission, using the opportunity to reiterate his promise

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Construction slowdown hits GDP

Construction slowdown hits GDP

The Office for National Statistics (ONS) has revealed that construction output fell by 2.2 per cent over

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Manchester and China team up for housing developments

Manchester and China team up for housing developments

An agreement to join forces to develop housing projects in the north-west of England has been reached

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Sussex hospital approved

Sussex hospital approved

Final government approval has been given to the business plan to redevelop a £480 million hospital in

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BCEG wins Middlewood Locks project

BCEG wins Middlewood Locks project

The decidedly Chinese flavour of the government’s plans to create a Northern Powerhouse has continued with the

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Plans for 'next Shard' revealed

Plans for 'next Shard' revealed

Sellar Property Group and Singapore’s Great Western Developments, who created the iconic Shard building, have unveiled their

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Affordable housing scheme announced

Affordable housing scheme announced

Wates Living Space has announced its involvement in a new model of housebuilding that seeks to create

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Chinese investment announced for Paramount London

Chinese investment announced for Paramount London

Chinese investor SinoFortone has announced that it intends to invest £100 million into the London Paramount development,

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Major redevelopment in Manchester approved

Major redevelopment in Manchester approved

The first phase of a set of plans to redevelopment a historic part of Manchester’s city centre

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Reading announces major development plans

Reading announces major development plans

Reading Football Club has revealed plans for a major mixed-use development in a bid to boost their

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Asbestos recommendations revealed

Asbestos recommendations revealed

A number of MPs have issued a call for new legislation that would ensure all asbestos in

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Ordsall Chord to go ahead

Ordsall Chord to go ahead

An £85 million railway construction project in Manchester is set to go ahead after a major legal

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Hull footbridge approved

Hull footbridge approved

A new footbridge for Hull’s pedestrians and cyclists has been given the go-ahead by the local council.The

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Cell Therapy Catapult picks contractor

Cell Therapy Catapult picks contractor

The main contractor for Stevenage’s planned Cell Therapy Catapult centre has been chosen. M+W Group will build

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