Construction News

Vision 2020: Bold new strategy for the CITB unveiled

New vision to reestablish CITB as an agile, forward-thinking skills body.

HGV taxes pay for almost all the UK’s road maintenance

Research conducted by the FTA has shown that HGVs pay enough tax alone to cover almost all UK road maintenance.

Government outlines housing vision

The government has released its future ‘vision for housing’.

Candidate ownership – What construction companies need to know when using multiple recruitment agencies

When two recruitment agencies claim ownership of the same candidate.

Logistics troubled by lack of Operation Stack solution

The FTA has reacted with disappointment to the latest government announcement linked to Operation Stack.

Croydon town centre redevelopment gets green light

The Westfield Group will now undertake the redevelopment of Whitgift, investing some £700M.

£172M South Oxhey Central redevelopment given the go ahead

Due to begin in April 2018, the second phase will provide 174 new homes.

House prices continue to rise

September data shows prices have risen, with an increase of 5.4%, 0.4% since August.

Sadiq Khan urges Chancellor to prioritise housebuilding this Budget

Consequences of losing 100,000 EU workers would be "catastrophic".

Rail infrastructure inquiry launched

Transport Committee seeks views on the adequacy of the current system in planning and delivering rail infrastructure.