Defence

Demolition begins at RAF Lakenheath


Buildings are being demolished at RAF Lakenheath to build a new flight simulator facility and air hangar.

Plan to modernise defence estate released


The Ministry of Defence has promised to invest £1.5Bn into modernising the UK's defence estate.

Milestone achieved at Mytholmroyd flood defences


The first milestone has been achieved at the Mytholmroyd flood defence project.

Second phase of construction on Worthy Down begins


The second phase of work on renovating Worthy Down Barracks in Hampshire has begun.

Partnership between Homes England and the MOD will release land for development


A new partnership between Homes England and the Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) will develop land being released by the MOD.

Lincoln flood defences improved


Work has been carried out to the Branston Island flood reservoir.

Second phase of Leeds flood defences


The second phase will see £112M of flood prevention measures along the River Aire.

Contract awarded to resurface RAF Northolt runway


£23 million contract will upgrade the existing runway and improve drainage.

Sub sailors closer to home at HMNB Clyde


Sailors to find improved housing at Her Majesty's Naval Base Clyde.

£42M Tidal Flood Scheme for Hull


Proposals for a multi-million pound flood defence scheme for Hull have been released. The proposals, which make up the Humber Hull Frontage Improvement Scheme, will better protect the area from flooding, saving thousands of homes from the trauma and costs of a flood. Permission is being sought from Hull’s planning