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Sturgeon and Johnson at loggerheads over continuation of construction sites

The construction and housebuilding industry is struggling with mixed messages today regarding whethe ...

Published 24 March 2020

Public sector ordered to support at-risk suppliers with immediate payments

The UK Government has ordered public sector buyers to follow the lead of Kingdom Housing Association ...

Published 24 March 2020

Martin Cassels named new CEO at Galbraith

Property consultancy Galbraith has announced the appointment of Martin Cassels as chief executive of ...

Published 24 March 2020

92 new affordable flats to be built in Aberdeen

Aberdeen City Council has approved plans submitted by First Endeavour LLP to build 92 new flats on A ...

Published 24 March 2020

Spectrum Properties throws lifeline to closure-hit businesses with free storage offer

Businesses in Scotland which have been left reeling by the unprecedented scale of the coronavirus cl ...

Published 24 March 2020

And finally... Builders’ merchants offer trades a route to support most vulnerable during COVID-19 crisis

Members of the Builders’ Merchants Federation (BMF) across the UK have joined forces to offer ...

Published 24 March 2020

Construction bodies form coronavirus forum to call for urgent help for firms

A group of respected construction industry bodies has issued a joint call for a number of simple act ...

Published 23 March 2020

Kingdom Housing Association speeds payments to help businesses during coronavirus crisis

Kingdom Housing Association has taken the decision to settle invoices immediately in recognition of ...

Published 23 March 2020

UK Government announces wage package amid coronavirus outbreak

Chancellor Rishi Sunak's announcement that the UK Government will pay the wages of employees unable ...

Published 23 March 2020

Green light for events venue for land near Celtic Park

Glasgow City Council has granted permission for a multi-disciplinary arts and events centre on vacan ...

Published 23 March 2020

CITB closes National Construction Colleges and employers and apprentices support

Among a raft of measures addressing the coronavirus crisis, CITB is closing its four National Constr ...

Published 23 March 2020

Union calls of UK Government to extend wage assistance to help construction's self-employed

The Unite union is calling on the UK Government to extend its wage support scheme to protect the mil ...

Published 23 March 2020

CBRE calls on Scottish Government to reconsider introduction of S13 Non-Domestic Rates (Scotland) Act

Global real estate advisor CBRE is urging the Scottish Government to reconsider the introduction o ...

Published 23 March 2020

Lighthouse Club makes fundraising plea

The Lighthouse Club has vowed to continue to provide emotional and financial support to the construc ...

Published 23 March 2020

Flats planned at former Inverness homeless charity shop

Ark Estates has revealed plans to knock down the former shop of a homeless charity in Inverness ...

Published 23 March 2020