Planning Approved for Second Phase of Notts Riverside Development

Plans submitted by CPMG Architects for the second phase of the ‘Pelham Waterside’ housing development on Trent Lane in Nottingham have been approved by Nottingham City Council. The first phase of 73 homes is nearing completion and phase two will see the construction of a further 12 houses and 27 apartments, located near the banks... View Article

LPDF expresses its dismay at Government U-turn on housebuilding

The Government’s decision to bow to pressure from many Conservative MPs and revise proposed planning reforms, aimed at increasing the building of new homes, has been branded a ‘highly regressive lurch backwards’. According to the Land Promoters and Developers Federation... View Article

Keyline announces new Managing Director

Dean Pinner has been appointed Managing Director of Keyline Civils Specialist. Dean brings with him an in-depth knowledge of the civils sector and over 30 years’ experience in the building materials sector, including the past six years as part of... View Article

Elegance with unrivalled system security

With the launch of the Fundo RioLigno, the thinnest linear shower element ideally suited for timber floors on the market, sophisticated wet rooms in wooden structures become a reality. wedi‘s wide range of products and system solutions provide a systemised... View Article

Taking a Safety-First System Approach to Residential Construction

It is a fundamental of good design that residential buildings should be safe and that measures to enhance their environmental performance should not compromise this essential requirement. Here Steve Thompson, Managing Director for specialist steel framing manufacturer EOS, considers taking... View Article

LGA responds to government housing announcement

Responding to the announcement by the Housing Secretary of how the Government plans to deliver new homes, Cllr David Renard, Local Government Association housing spokesperson, said: “We are pleased the Government has acted on the LGA and councils’ concerns about... View Article

Walking the Walk – Construction Trends 2021

It’s fair to say the events of 2021 tested the mettle of the UK housebuilding sector, with all developers affected in some way, regardless of size. Thankfully, the response to the exceptional circumstances presented by the COVID-19 pandemic, showcases the... View Article