More than 80 new affordable homes to be built in Bristol

Three new housing developments will bring 85 new affordable homes, including 54 for Shared Ownership, to Bristol over the next two years. The three sites that Sovereign Housing Association is developing are at Bath Road, Brislington, Hotwell Road, Hotwells and... View Article

Willmott Dixon appoints top industry name to education team

Willmott Dixon has recruited one of the UK’s most experienced educational specialists with former EFA director of programme delivery Mike Coleman joining as education sector director. The company is already one of the country’s largest builders of schools, with over... View Article

Brits spending up to £300 a month on energy bills

This winter, a staggering amount of Brits will waste money on energy bills without taking any measures to insulate their homes. A study by Everest Home Improvements reveals that just under 40 per cent of the UK spend up to... View Article

Unite Students secures development site in Coventry

Unite Students, the UK’s leading developer and manager of student accommodation, has acquired a development site, subject to planning, in the centre of Coventry. It is envisaged that the site will provide a home for approximately 280 students and is... View Article

BSRIA celebrates 60 years of serving the industry

BSRIA is celebrating its 60th anniversary in 2015. Founded in 1955, as the HVRA, BSRIA has served the industry with verve and creativity delivering truly innovative solutions to complicated and challenging problems. For 60 years BSRIA has provided leadership for... View Article

The Ecademy clicks with installers

The new Grundfos Ecademy re-launched recently and is now bigger and better than ever. This UK branch is already proving to be very popular with a wide range of installers, heating engineers and merchant counter staff. Today this internet based... View Article

Help to Buy sales hit 73,000 homes

The number of people joining the housing ladder continues to grow as new figures show more than 73,000 homes have been bought under the government’s flagship Help to Buy schemes, Housing Minister Brandon Lewis said (8 January 2015). Sensible lending... View Article

Cassidy + Ashton has the right formula for future scientists

Architectural and planning consultancy, Cassidy + Ashton, is to deliver a £755,000 refurbishment at Penwortham Priory Academy in Preston. The project includes extensive remodelling of the existing science laboratories to create an open plan learning environment, which will help to... View Article