Turley warns of truncated northern housing supply

Planning and development consultancy Turley is warning government that local authorities in northern England are paring back housing delivery because of its National Planning Policy Framework. The framework sets out government planning policy for England. However, the consultancy says its... View Article

Strategic Land Group comments on IEA White Paper

Paul Smith, MD of Strategic Land Group, commented on the IEA Housing White Paper: “The IEA white paper raises some important points – it clearly evidences how the current system constrains supply and drives up prices, for example. It also... View Article

Modular manufacturer ilke Homes win top construction award

ilke Homes, one of the UK’s leading offsite modular manufacturers, has won the Offsite Award at the Constructing Excellence Yorkshire and Humber (CEYH) 2019 Awards. The award recognises ilke’s work at Keepmoat Homes Hawthorne Avenue development in Hull, in partnership with the home... View Article

Will localism raze or raise the roof?

The Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) report, titled ‘Raising the Roof’, is thankfully not claiming to be the silver bullet to solve the housing crisis but, instead, earnestly builds on industry proposals. Penned by Jacob Rees-Mogg MP and Radomir Tylecote,... View Article

Plan for 283 council homes moves ahead

The biggest council house building programme in Aberdeen in more than half a century took another major step forward today as plans progressed for 283 new homes. First Endeavour LLP is set to deliver the housing units at Wellheads Road... View Article

No Cabinet consistency for construction, says FMB

Sarah McMonagle, Director of Communications at the Federation of Master Builders (FMB), said: “The slate couldn’t have been wiped any cleaner when it comes to the PM’s new Cabinet. Not one single Secretary of State or Minister who the construction... View Article

Harlequin floors are feline friendly on the set of ‘Cats’

Harlequin Floors, the global leader in advanced technology flooring for dance, performing arts, entertainment and events is delighted to have played a significant role on set for the recent production of the eagerly awaited film adaptation of Andrew-Lloyd Webber’s stage... View Article

Intratone reports most successful CIH 2019 to date

Intratone has reported the CIH Housing, Chartered Institute of Housing’s (CIH) Conference and Exhibition at Manchester Central, to be a fantastic event. The access control and door-entry specialist had a new-look stand near the front of the exhibition hall that reflected its... View Article

Rockfon set to discuss acoustical challenges in hospitals

Pascal van Dort, Rockfon’s Global Acoustics Ambassador will be speaking at the forthcoming Healthcare Estates Conference in October. With an education in Building Acoustics and years of experience helping to overcome complex acoustical challenges Pascal will be drawing on his... View Article