From the archive

  • archive
    Features

    This week in 1981

    2016-07-01T06:00:00Z

    Tate Modern’s sister gallery Tate Britain was planning an extension

  • Archive
    Features

    This week in 1961

    2016-06-24T10:00:00Z

    As the outcome of the EU referendum is revealed, we revisit 1961, the year prime minister Harold Macmillan announced the UK would be applying for membership to the European Economic Community

  • Archive
    Features

    This week in 2011

    2016-06-17T06:00:00Z

    As Building takes a look at the refurbishment of the Daytona International Speedway this week, we revisit 2011, when a different type of racing track was in the spotlight

  • Archive
    Features

    This week in 2001

    2016-06-10T06:00:00Z

    Building reported on how audiences from across the country were travelling to the construction site of Canary Wharf South

  • archive
    Features

    This week in 2006

    2016-06-03T06:00:00Z

    Following our look at France’s Euro 2016 stadiums, we revisit 2006 when Arsenal’s new home was almost ready to host its first match

  • archive
    Features

    This week in 1991

    2016-05-27T09:35:00Z

    The Cannes film festival came to an end last weekend and saw British director Ken Loach collect the top prize

  • archive
    Features

    This week in 2006

    2016-05-20T06:00:00Z

    22% of Britain’s energy was provided by 12 nuclear power stations, but all but three were set to be closed by 2020

  • Archive
    Features

    This week in 1996

    2016-05-13T06:00:00Z

    Building evaluated the plans for a proposed Ferris wheel in central London

  • Archive
    Features

    This week in 1996

    2016-05-06T06:00:00Z

    A hospital for mentally disordered offenders takes an unusual design approach

  • Archive
    Features

    This week in 2001

    2016-04-29T06:00:00Z

    Foot and mouth wreaked havoc in the Cumbrian countryside