Children’s Charity wins Grand Designs skylight competition

With over 200 entries received at Sunsquare’s Grand Designs Live (GDL) exhibition stand in Birmingham, The Children’s Adventure Farm Trust (CAFT) has won a bespoke skylight. Cheshire-based CAFT provides week-long holiday breaks for terminally ill, disabled and disadvantaged children throughout... View Article

Tube extension to Battersea approved

The extension of the Northern line from Kennington to Battersea has been given the go-ahead today by the Secretary of State for Transport. The new underground spur will support the development of Nine Elms on the South Bank as a... View Article

Basements guidance document launched

The Basement Information Centre (TBIC) announces the publication of its Basements for Dwellings Guidance Document. This publication replaces and is an update of the Approved Document: Basements for dwellings. Basements for Dwellings provides guidance on the design and construction of... View Article

Archibet by Federico Babina

Archibet by Federico Babina and published by Laurence King in January 2015 is an imaginative, illustrated alphabet of famous architects from around the world. Architect and graphic designer Federico Babina’s love of illustration dates back to the comics he read... View Article

ISG takes £7.2 million Home Group Scheme in Watford

ISG has been appointed by affordable housing provider Home Group to build a multi-million pound development of new homes and retail units in in the heart of Watford town centre. The £7.2 million scheme will regenerate a strategic area on... View Article

GGF looks forward to G14 Awards

With the G14 Awards just over a week away, the GG, as main sponsors of the event and with 19 Member Companies being nominated as finalists, is naturally looking forward to the prestigious Gala Dinner Awards at Park Lane Hilton... View Article

A Day to Remember

Mid-afternoon, 30th September and as delegates departed Glaziers Hall opinions floated around the high ceilings. “Difficult to top” enthused one, “brilliant day” said another with some of the less euphoric adding, “good conference” and “really enjoyed that”. The comments were... View Article

Conlon completes multi-million redevelopment of Bowcliffe Hall

Conlon Construction has completed a £6m project to redevelop Grade II-listed Bowcliffe Hall in Wetherby. Appointed by Bayford Group, the multi-phase project comprised construction of ‘The Blackburn Wing’, a striking aeroplane wing-shaped conference centre and various refurbishment works across the... View Article