170 years

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    From the archive: 2009

    2018-06-15T06:00:00Z

    Although our architecture correspondent was a big fan of Westminster Abbey’s new slinky glass-walled staircase, which has also won the popular vote, plans to overhaul the landmark haven’t always been so popular

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    From the archive: 1886

    2018-06-08T06:00:00Z

    As we look at the Social Value Act and consider whether it will encourage firms to be more sustainable and ethical, we look back to a time where the deserving poor had to rely on the generosity of rich philanthropists

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    From the archive: 2008

    2018-06-01T06:00:00Z

    This week we decided to see if our review of the year 2008 could really be doom and gloom from beginning to end. It was

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    From the archive: 2008

    2018-05-25T06:00:00Z

    This week we look back at how foreign climes beckoned for Brits pre-recession

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    From the archive: 1894

    2018-05-18T09:43:00Z

    This week we look back at a scathing review of an iconic London landmark

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    From the archive: 2015

    2018-05-11T06:00:00Z

    This week we look back to a pressing issue back in 2015 for education construction – how to build enough schools for 25% more places by 2020

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    From the archive: 1947

    2018-05-04T15:08:00Z

    Sometimes the things we take for granted turn out to be most revolutionary

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    This week in 2017

    2018-04-27T06:00:00Z

    Housing: the forgotten crisis?

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    From the archive: 2016

    2018-04-20T15:27:00Z

    The squeeze

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    From the archive: 2016

    2018-04-13T06:00:00Z

    Prefab housing: Here’s one we made earlier