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Wheatley Group’s Glasgow City Centre Project Kickstarts

Work has officially started on plans by Wheatley Group to develop 32 new affordable homes in the centre of Glasgow. Funded with aid from Glasgow City Council – who’ve supported the development with a £2.4m grant – the project will see contractor CCG build: 32 affordable homes 29 of those will be two-bedroom flats

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MEPC Silverstone Park to Get New Digital Manufacturing Facility

One of the most technically advanced digital facilities in Europe is set to be housed at MEPC’s Silverstone Park as they continue their growth and expansion and attract major investment into the region. MEPC, who recently announced a further expansion, is currently working on a number of major developments across the site and this new […]

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Construction Leaders Need to be Active Allies to Improve Diversity

Willmott Dixon’s Anna Koukoullis shares her thoughts on how construction leaders can become better allies to improve diversity & inclusion. Whilst Pride celebrations outside has been cancelled this year, the decision to move celebrations inside with a call for 30,000 acts of allyship is an empowering rally call to people and businesses around the world […]

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Healthcare’s Post Covid-19 New Deal – Willmott Dixon

Willmott Dixon’s Anastasia Chrysafi discusses construction best practices in the health sector following the Government’s £1.5bn ‘New Deal’ pledge to boost healthcare facilities. Revitalising Healthcare, part of a Willmott Dixon series that can be found here, couldn’t come at a more vital time says Anastasia Chrysafi, national account manager for health at Willmott Dixon, as […]

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BtR, PRS & Rooftop Housing – Exclusive Q&A With Howard Kennedy

Following her involvement in our Housing & Build to Rent Development Conference we’ve been speaking exclusively with Shreena Avery – a Senior Associate at Howard Kennedy, one of the UK’s leading full-service law firms in the real estate industry. Q. Howard Kennedy is one of the UK’s leading full-service law firms – and one area […]

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Building Social Value in Construction

Jenny Bowles highlights the importance in generating social value in construction.          As we all know, nothing is as it was just a few short months ago. All sectors of business have been affected by Covid-19 and nowhere is that more obvious than construction. Like desolate scenes from a Sci-fi film, the empty sites and static […]

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Built Environment Networking Continues to Expand Team with Four New Appointments

Leading property and construction conference firm Built Environment Networking has made four key appointments, one of which sees well-known industry player Derry Long join the company. Built Environment Networking is challenging the industry norm having made a hugely successful transition from hosting physical events to utilising online platforms – and the four new appointments continue […]

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