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Asbestos advice website launched

Need asbestos advice? A website providing help and advice for those affected by asbestos compensation claims is to be launched with the support of the RIBA and RIAS. The site,, which will be launched next week, has been created by architects Ben Derbyshire and Marcus Lee. Derbyshire and Lee recently fought a long and […]

RIBA Competition: Design ideas shortlist revealed

The Wates Group, Wates Family Enterprise Trust and the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) set the challenge in June this year seeking design ideas for housing in the private rental market. Research has shown that an increasing number of households are renting rather than buying, with a predicted 1 in 5 UK households to […]

Local heritage building holds open day

Beckingham and Saundby local history group had a good day for its annual open day, held at The Willow Works on 14 September.  The theme this year was ‘local agriculture’ and lots of displays covered both floors of the building as well as displays outside.  The event also saw visitors getting a first taste of […]

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Housing standards consultation

The UK government is holding a consultation on housing standards, in order to ‘provide effective building regulations so that new and altered buildings are safe, accessible and efficient.’ To view the consultation, please click here.