Tuesday24 January 2017


Construction workers

Waiting for a EU turn

2 Nov 16

The new government professes grand ambitions to boost housebuilding and infrastructure. But how can it square this with its commitment to clamp down on foreign workers?

Image of the week

Piccadilly Circus lights

Image of the week: Dying of the light

19 Jan 17

People watch the iconic advertising screens at Piccadilly Circus being switched off


New homes being built at a garden village

It takes a village

11 Jan 17

The government’s recent commitment to back 14 new garden villages sounds like a lovely idea, providing 48,000 much-needed homes in stand-alone communities


Andrew Stunell

Construction must not be left out

19 Jan 17 | By Andrew Stunell

Theresa May’s speech on Brexit has done little to reassure construction that the government understands the industry’s concerns, says Andrew Stunell

Sarah Richardson

What kind of Brexit?

19 Jan 17 | By Sarah Richardson

Building is calling on our readers to complete our survey about your priorities for the sector in the negotiations ahead

Sarah Richardson

Up the garden path

11 Jan 17 | By Sarah Richardson

Garden villages are earmarked to provide 48,000 homes which won’t be a gamechanger for the UK’s housing supply

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