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Government needs to triple social housing pot to £6bn, says London firms' chair

2018-10-19T06:00:00+01:00By

Optivo boss Paul Hackett says pledged £2bn is not enough

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Energy from waste jobs cause Bouygues profits to slide

2018-10-19T12:30:00+01:00By

French firm becomes latest to suffer EfW woes

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Health department removed Carillion hospital jobs from watchdog's remit

2018-10-19T11:32:00+01:00By

An NAO report reveals the Midland Metropolitan and Royal Liverpool Hospitals were removed from the Major Projects Authority's portfolio in 2015

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McCarthy & Stone welcomes ground rent cap proposal

2018-10-19T11:43:00+01:00By

Group says proposed exemption will help it develop better facilities for retired people

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Government 'needs better data' over infrastructure investment, says NAO

2018-10-19T06:00:00+01:00By

Report published today suggests Infrastructure Projects Authority should better measure benefits of projects

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Berkeley-backed construction academy opens for business

2018-10-19T06:01:00+01:00By

The West London Construction Academy will offer courses including bricklaying, plastering, drylining and carpentry

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Join us for the first ever Building Quiz

2018-10-19T10:45:00+01:00

The quiz will kick off following Building & BD Live on 28 November

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Why do young women need senior women?

2018-10-19T14:00:00+01:00By

We know how vital ongoing support is for ensuring her generation sticks with the industry. So, how do we keep these young, talented women interested?

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Paul Hackett: Leading the charge for housing change

2018-10-19T06:00:00+01:00By

As chair of London housing association group G15, Paul Hackett has plenty he wants to change about housebuilding in the social sector.

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News in pictures

  • Image of the week: Bordering on lunacy

  • Sketch of the week: The Power House in Woking

  • Leeds mixed-use scheme gets green light

  • Damien Hirst London HQ begins in earnest

  • Image of the week: The fallen

  • Sketch of the week: Crown Inn, Stockport