All Hansom articles – Page 9

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    Hansom: Dishing the dirt

    2016-08-12T06:00:00Z

    It’s not that we’ve got it in for the Rio Olympics but things didn’t get off to a glitch-free start. At least there’s good news from the world of cement, a harebrained transport idea could just fly, and Northerners come clean

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    Hansom: Relationship counselling

    2016-08-05T06:00:00Z

    The nuclear community goes hungry, Keller explains the concept of time, HS2 anticipates complaints, some ‘concept’ artists invite you to sleep en plein air, and Derwent and ISG can’t stop giving. Plus, Mrs Trump makes a boo-boo …

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    News

    Hansom: Points of view

    2016-07-29T06:00:00Z

    This week, Heathrow observes its architects up close, an ugly building is looked at from a new perspective, Brighton’s seashore and Sydney’s waterfront enjoy new panoramas, and we get a fresh angle on Europe

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    Hansom: Clearing the decks

    2016-07-22T06:00:00Z

    This week, politicians shed more heat than light at the House of Lords, Whitehall gets the jitters, the Department of Energy and Climate Change gets wind of its demise and London has one less Pole

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    Hansom: Going up in the world

    2016-07-15T06:00:00Z

    Despite crashing markets, many things are on the rise, from the social climbers at The Ivy, to house prices for Europhiles, the appeal of upping sticks for New Zealand, and a really massive pile of cous cous

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    Hansom: Corridors of power

    2016-07-08T06:00:00Z

    This week, the industry considers the legacy of Boris Johnson, eyes a career serving a khaleesi, props up the bar in the Commons and treads in the footsteps of Winston Churchill

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    Hansom: Golly, is that the time?

    2016-07-01T06:00:00Z

    This week, the past is dug up and pored over, we dance and boat race our way to the present, then bury the present back into the ground in the hope that one day it is discovered by the future

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    Features

    Hansom: Rule, Britannia

    2016-06-24T06:00:00Z

    As the nation decides whether or not to bind its destiny to Europe’s, we are reminded of the strength of our territorial loyalties - be that to our nation, our home town - or to the desk we’re given to sit at …

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    Hansom: That's entertainment

    2016-06-17T06:00:00Z

    We’re having a good time this week cheering in Prague, on a computer in Slough, whizzing around on a multidirectional lift and China’s biggest rollercoaster. It’s a tube poster that got our subs giggling, though

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    Hansom: The spirit world

    2016-06-10T06:00:00Z

    This week, a heady cocktail of London digs, youth training schemes, celebratory relays for those who built the London Olympics, Mitie’s new surveying tool, hot air balloons and a huge gin distillery

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    Hansom: A right brouhaha

    2016-06-03T06:00:00Z

    This week, workers are left red faced by a builder’s crack, a developer takes the uncertainty out of the EU vote, Black Cab drivers proffer a rare opinion, and a nightclub makes a hullabaloo about development plans

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    Hansom: Power games

    2016-05-27T06:00:00Z

    Football and politics weave in as Greg Dyke tries to tackle Sadiq Khan’s (shrinking) housing targets, Leicester is (still) celebrating, Gatwick strengthens its defence and New York remembers thinking big. Plus, Torytubbie energy policy

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    Hansom: The History boys

    2016-05-20T06:00:00Z

    Khan looks back at his predecessor’s record, two museums cause bidding wars (of different sorts), some politicos put aside old quarrels and there’s more history than we can dig up. Plus, Robert De Niro’s waiting (to open a hotel)

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    Hansom: The need for speed

    2016-05-13T06:00:00Z

    Among the travels and travails this week, the Cheesegrater lifts, an on-the-go minister, van-based job ads, a ban on holiday homes and Boris Johnson riding into the sunset. Plus, HS2 blocked by hedgehogs

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    Hansom: As time goes by

    2016-05-06T06:00:00Z

    Tempus fugit, as Virgil said, or in other words, the clock is ticking, though in Big Ben’s case, not for long, it seems - mind you, 5,000 years ago they only had the sun to go by (thank goodness, that’s still going)

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    Hansom: One for the birds

    2016-04-29T06:00:00Z

    A theme park in Abu Dhabi dedicated to caped crusaders leaves Paramount London blushing, Cemex keeps a watchful eye on the local wildlife, while we say goodbye to a protector of Britain’s historic buildings

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    Hansom: Sports and leisure

    2016-04-22T06:00:00Z

    It’s kick around time in Qatar, UK housing targets look increasingly unlikely to be met (though one BBC audience member disagrees), and hotels are coming to Earth’s orbit. Plus, a car placed onto a roof for no explicable reason

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    Hansom: Where the wild things are

    2016-04-15T06:00:00Z

    Croydon is Dancing with Wolves, the City may become wooded, Pidgeon and Berry are misrepresented and political animals need to be rehoused. Meanwhile, one team is being threatened by a massive gorilla

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    Hansom: Eureka!

    2016-04-08T06:00:00Z

    In a week of discoveries, war-time plans to rebuild the Forth Bridge are uncovered, a translucent wood for housing is invented, and the top engineer of the natural world revealed

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    Hansom: Stealing away

    2016-04-01T06:00:00Z

    This week, the Treasury is robbed of a chance to celebrate, a grade II-listed building is stripped of its listing, AFC Wimbledon’s plans for a new ground suffer a setback, and stolen bricks are sold at a knock-down price