Wednesday28 September 2016


David Blackman

Labour's down at heel conference

27 Sep 16

Building’s David Blackman reports from Liverpool where Labour’s remoteness from government is all too apparent

Helen Gough

Dawn of a new era for buildings

27 Sep 16

Digital disruption is a challenge to our industry but there are smart solutions that can be applied to individual buildings and across portfolios

Terri Willis

Ecobuild blog: Changing perspectives on green buildings

23 Sep 16

Buildings must be transformed from simply functional infrastructure into part of the solution to combat global climate change


Online poll: Heathrow expansion

23 Sep 16

Will the government opt to expand Heathrow when it finally announces its decision on airport capacity? Vote here

David Montague

Affordable homes are essential for economic growth

22 Sep 16

With support from government we can build thriving communities that give something back to the country’s economy

Stephen Stone, chief executive, Crest Nicholson

We need a long term approach to housebuilding

22 Sep 16

Our industry needs to work in partnership with government to set co-ordinated targets and drive real change

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Hansom HT

Hansom: What the dickens?

23 Sep 16

This week, we have a colourful tale of giant chimneys, a certain shade of the colour blue, ever-more absurd house prices, a modern mausoleum and some excellent exploits in aid of the less fortunate

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Scottish flag

Letters: Stimulus plan welcome

26 Aug 16

The Scottish Building Federation welcomes a £100m stimulus plan from the Scottish government

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My digital life

Richard Piggott

My digital life … Richard Piggott

21 Feb 14

The Szerelmey business development manager on Pinterest, a useful app for tube strikes and watching Homeland on his iPad in bed

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