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Work to Start Immediately on New Community at Basford East

Work to Start Immediately on New Community at Basford East

Councillors have given the go ahead for a £93 million plan to build 449 new homes near Basford, including 123 affordable homes and a £6.8 million investment in local roads and schools. North West home builder and social landlord Onward Homes secured planning consent...

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Innovative Modular Housing Scheme Completes in Lincolnshire

Innovative Modular Housing Scheme Completes in Lincolnshire

Midlands contractor G F Tomlinson has completed works on an innovative modular housing scheme in Grantham, which is the first of its kind in the region. Delivered for South Kesteven District Council, through the Scape Regional Construction framework, the scheme...

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TfL Staff Recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours

TfL Staff Recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours

Transport for London staff have been recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours. Ibrar Akram, who works for London Dial-a-Ride, has been awarded a British Empire Medal (BEM) in recognition of his work supporting Dial a Ride, and the local community, during the...

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Leeds Man Becomes New Home Convert After 20 years

Leeds Man Becomes New Home Convert After 20 years

A new homes development in North Yorkshire has transformed a committed ‘do-er upper’ into a new build convert. 61-year-old Phil Witcomb, a semi-retired photographer from Leeds, has been buying old farmhouses, doing them up and selling them on for over 20 years. When...

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Land & Water Completes Colchester Hospital Project

Land & Water Completes Colchester Hospital Project

Leading wet civil engineering specialist, Land & Water, has completed its works at Colchester Hospital to regenerate the lake within the grounds as part of a collaborative group venture between Land & Water Services and Terraqua Environmental Solutions (TES)....

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Multi-award Success for Midlands Contractor

Multi-award Success for Midlands Contractor

Midlands contractor G F Tomlinson is celebrating being a successful finalist for both the East and West Midlands 2020 LABC Building Excellence Awards. Announced via a virtual ceremony, the LABC Regional Building Excellence Awards are the largest business to...

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Hinckley Based Charitable Organisation Bags Materials Boost

Hinckley Based Charitable Organisation Bags Materials Boost

A charitable organisation which supports vulnerable people in the East Midlands, West Midlands and Warwickshire has won building materials to continue its vital work. We Care UK received £500 store credit from leading builders merchant Selco Builders Warehouse as part...

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Green Light to the Evolution of Meadowbank

Green Light to the Evolution of Meadowbank

Ambitions to revitalise Meadowbank into one of Edinburgh’s greenest neighbourhoods was approved today. Shaped in response to views shared by local residents - who were keen to see more quality greenspace, places for play and better-connected walking and cycle routes...

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WorkPad Adds to Portfolio in Holborn and Marylebone

WorkPad Adds to Portfolio in Holborn and Marylebone

WorkPad has added to its London portfolio of white label, luxury office spaces with the addition of two new properties in Holborn and Marylebone - a 4,500 sq ft building on Bloomsbury Place and another property on David Mews. The Grade 2 listed property on Bloomsbury...

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Transformation of Iconic Yorkshire Cinema Gets Underway

Transformation of Iconic Yorkshire Cinema Gets Underway

A TREASURED Redcar cinema is set to be transformed as work starts on site after plans by GT3 Architects were given the green light. The Regent Cinema is a beachfront landmark building that has been providing entertainment in Redcar, North Yorkshire, for more than 100...

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Derbyshire’s Housing Retrofit Event Opens Next Week

Derbyshire’s Housing Retrofit Event Opens Next Week

In a week’s time, Tuesday 6th October, Low Carbon Homes Derbyshire, supported by MCS, goes live online for the first of three days of intense discussion and knowledge-sharing to consider how best Derbyshire can rapidly scale up the retrofitting of housing across the...

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