Rebuilding Wentworth for a 21st Century life of luxury

Circa 40 homes being knocked down and replaced on the Wentworth Estate today Property prices in Wentworth & Virginia Water up 25% since 2008 (Barton Wyatt) Global millionaires to rise 53%, reaching 53.2 million by 2019 (Credit Suisse) This £6,000,000... View Article

ISG prepares innovative restaurant facility at Styal Prison

SG has been awarded a two-part, £1.5 million contract by the Ministry of Justice (MoJ) to create an innovative rehabilitation and training facility, and additional inmate accommodation at Styal Prison in Greater Manchester. The project represents ISG’s latest win as... View Article

Benoy celebrates the opening of Dostyk Plaza

Benoy, the international, award-winning firm of Architects, Masterplanners, Interior and Graphic Designers, is proud to announce the opening of its new shopping centre in Almaty, Kazakhstan, Dostyk Plaza. Dostyk Plaza has raised the bar for retail design to a new... View Article

Online debate looks towards a merging future 

Saint-Gobain’s latest online debate will look towards what the future holds for the industry and our recovering economy and will consider the motion: “Is 2015 the year of the mega-merger?” The debate will bring together two speakers, construction industry journalist... View Article

GGF writes to Chancellor ahead of Autumn statement

The GGF has written in response to Chancellor George Osborne’s request for views on areas to include in his Autumn Statement. In the letter, the GGF highlighted its concerns over three key issues affecting the glass and glazing industry including:... View Article

Young achiever scoops top national award

A young land buyer from Sutton Coldfield has been named as the UK’s top Young Achiever in a national house builder’s award scheme. Daniel Pryor scooped the Persimmon Homes Duncan Davidson Award, named after the company’s entrepreneurial founder and created... View Article

Approval granted for 167 new homes in Stirling

Planning approval has been granted for a Barratt Homes development of 147 new homes in Stirling, bringing more than £20m of new investment to the area. Plans for Highland Gate comprise of a range of three bedroom terraced, semi-detached and... View Article

Leventis Art Gallery

A new art gallery with restaurant and apartments for the AG Leventis Foundation, a private foundation supporting educational, cultural and philanthropic causes which promotes Hellenic culture. The eroded building form is inspired by the vernacular response to Cyprus’s climatic challenges,... View Article

FORE Partnership to create landmark office space in Leeds

Leeds to evolve with the first major Telecommunications, Media and Technology (TMT) building in Leeds City Centre. FORE Partnership has acquired Yorkshire House in Leeds. The 83,000 sq ft building on Greek Street is set to undergo a substantial refurbishment... View Article