BOHS unveils IOHA London 2015 highlights

BOHS, The Chartered Society for Worker Health Protection, has unveiled some of the highlights lined up for the 10th International Scientific Conference of the International Occupational Hygiene Association (IOHA), to be held at the Hilton London Metropole Hotel from 25... View Article

Slade Green development is a gem

A high ratio of sales means that the entire first phase and half of the second wave of new Redrow homes in Slade Green have now been sold. The award-winning homebuilder’s hugely successful Ratio development forms part of a regeneration project... View Article

£25million deal boosts Bargate Homes’ growth plan

Leading south coast housebuilder Bargate Homes has secured a £25m investment enabling its strategic expansion and a significant boost to the regional economy. Prowting Investments plc, a family-backed private equity firm well known within the housing industry, has taken a... View Article

Antimicrobial Copper product directory launched at MEDICA

A directory covering the full range of antimicrobial copper products currently on the market has been launched at the MEDICA trade fair. Harnessing the inherent germ-killing properties of copper and its alloys, the touch surface products within can be installed... View Article

Interserve completes major facilities for West Yorkshire police

Interserve, the international support services and construction group, has completed building work on the last of three major developments for West Yorkshire Police to provide a modern working environment for over 1,000 police officers and civilian staff. The projects include... View Article

Basements guidance document launched

The Basement Information Centre (TBIC) announces the publication of its Basements for Dwellings Guidance Document. This publication replaces and is an update of the Approved Document: Basements for dwellings. Basements for Dwellings provides guidance on the design and construction of... View Article

Milestone reached as community rights uses hit 3,000

More than 1,500 buildings, assets and green spaces are listed and 1,200 neighbourhood plans are well underway. Millions of people across England are now benefitting from the government’s community rights programme, coming together to protect pubs, libraries and leisure centres... View Article

Archibet by Federico Babina

Archibet by Federico Babina and published by Laurence King in January 2015 is an imaginative, illustrated alphabet of famous architects from around the world. Architect and graphic designer Federico Babina’s love of illustration dates back to the comics he read... View Article

ISG takes £7.2 million Home Group Scheme in Watford

ISG has been appointed by affordable housing provider Home Group to build a multi-million pound development of new homes and retail units in in the heart of Watford town centre. The £7.2 million scheme will regenerate a strategic area on... View Article

GGF looks forward to G14 Awards

With the G14 Awards just over a week away, the GG, as main sponsors of the event and with 19 Member Companies being nominated as finalists, is naturally looking forward to the prestigious Gala Dinner Awards at Park Lane Hilton... View Article

A Day to Remember

Mid-afternoon, 30th September and as delegates departed Glaziers Hall opinions floated around the high ceilings. “Difficult to top” enthused one, “brilliant day” said another with some of the less euphoric adding, “good conference” and “really enjoyed that”. The comments were... View Article

Conlon completes multi-million redevelopment of Bowcliffe Hall

Conlon Construction has completed a £6m project to redevelop Grade II-listed Bowcliffe Hall in Wetherby. Appointed by Bayford Group, the multi-phase project comprised construction of ‘The Blackburn Wing’, a striking aeroplane wing-shaped conference centre and various refurbishment works across the... View Article

New war memorial created in Huntington

A new war memorial has been unveiled during a remembrance service at the former Saighton Camp in Huntington, Chester. Marking the creation of the memorial on Highlanders Way, a remembrance service at St Lukes Church, followed by a parade formation by... View Article