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Barratt Developments to repay furlough money to the Government

In a recent trading update, the UK's biggest house-builder - Barratt Developments - has announced that it will repay all the furlough money it...

Chancellor unveils £2bn home insulation scheme

Thousands of homeowners across the UK are set to receive vouchers of up to £5,000 for energy-saving home improvements as part of Chancellor Rishi...

‘Build build build’: Prime Minister announces New Deal for Britain

Prime Minister Boris Johnson will today announce a 'New Deal' which puts jobs and infrastructure at the centre of the government’s economic growth strategy. In...

Amazon unveils £1.6bn venture capital fund to invest in clean energy...

Ecommerce giant Amazon has announced that it will launch a £1.6bn ($2bn) venture capital fund that will focus on technology investments to reduce the...

Merchant sales collapse under COVID-19 lockdown – BMBI

April’s BMBI report is unlike any other. The Government enforced COVID-19 lockdown came late in March, so had a limited impact last month. However,...

RPM International Inc. launches CPG Europe, a new umbrella brand for...

RPM International Inc, one of the global leaders in speciality construction products, has unveiled a new identity for its regional construction division in Europe. Launching...

Recovery in Slow Motion on the Interior Doors Market

The decline in the market for interior doors in Europe (Germany, France, Italy, Great Britain) will amount to 9.7% in value this year due...

Homeless hub approved in Stratford Conservation Area

An innovative approach to preventing homelessness, supported by multiple stakeholders, has received full planning permission from Stratford-on-Avon Borough Council. The former Fred Winter furniture store...

GGF urges Scottish Government to ease restrictions

The Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF) has written to the three Scottish Government departments, as well as a direct letter to First Minister Nicola...

Thirty thousand benefit from NHBC’s virtual training

In response to the Covid-19 outbreak NHBC, the leading warranty and insurance provider for new homes in the UK, has dramatically scaled-up its virtual...