MHCLG’s O’Connor calls for culture change on safety at CABE conference

Neil O’Connor, director of Building Safety at MHCLG, issues a call to action on safety the annual CABE conference

Simple Brexit visa system needed for construction workers, says FMB

A simple migration system is needed if the government is to meet its housing and infrastructure targets

New figures show fall in starts of new homes

No light at the end of the tunnel for the housing crisis as Brexit bites, says construction agency, McBains

Construction input needed for Brexit preparations, says FMB

Construction should not be overlooked by the government in no-deal Brexit preparation says the Brian Berry, chief executive of the FMB

Activity declines at second-sharpest pace since April 2009

Employment cut to greatest extent since December 2010

BoKlok outlines plans for 200 offsite homes in Bristol

The Swedish offsite housing provider is working together with Bristol City Council as part of the five-year Bristol Housing Festival

We Build the Future launches the 2019 Cake Bake

The construction and built environment sector charity will raise money to improve the prevention, detection and treatment of cancer and also support industry workers dealing with its impact

Brexit uncertainty stymies home improvement plans

More than a third of home improvers have cancelled or postponed plans to either move or improve due to uncertainty surrounding Brexit over the past two years, according to new research by Velux

DHF seminars demonstrate its on-going support of Fire Door Safety Week

Door & Hardware Federation (DHF) is demonstrating its continuing support for Fire Door Safety Week by holding a series of free fire door safety seminars

New construction minister to receive divided Brexit message at UK Construction...

A survey of over 900 construction professionals conducted by UKCW revealed an increasingly impatient industry still focused on Brexit, but split between those who want the government to ‘get Brexit completed’, and those who want to ‘cancel Brexit altogether’