The chancellor has announced the introduction of the National Infrastructure Commission. The Commission will be politically neutral and will make recommendations on infrastructure schemes under a four-point plan to get Britain building. This new approach will change the way vital infrastructure projects are planned, determined and funded. This announcement follows the publication of the report […]

The new #LoveLives campaign, backed by Construction News has now raised £220,000. The campaign is seeking to raise a total of £400,000 in 50 days to secure the short-term future of almost 200 people seeking apprenticeships through Building Lives. The CITB SkillBuild awards have announced the first woman to win a prestigious newcomers award. Demi-Leigh, who […]

With the upcoming election the construction industry is keen to have their say. Glenigan have published a special report reviewing the construction-specific issues that will directly impact the industry. The Construction Industry Council are providing regular election briefings demonstrating that “Construction is a key engine for UK economic growth”. The long awaited 2015 editions of several Approved Documents […]