Construction Index: Engineers and architects lobby for SuDS clause in housing bill

Lobbyists representing civil engineers, environmental scientists, water companies and architects are pressing the House Lords to ensure new housing legislation protects homes from flooding.

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The Independent: Review: Life House, Living Architecture's latest venture in Wales

The most recent opening from Alain de Botton's organisation is a place for quiet contemplation

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The Guardian: Improving with age? How city design is adapting to older populations

As cities experience a demographic shift, the need for age-friendly design is becoming ever more critical. From almshouses to driverless cars, the future of urban housing and mobility may just be shaped for and by the elderly.

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BBC: North Foreshore Studios: Construction begins on £20m film complex in Belfast

Work has started on new £20m film studios for Belfast, after the building contract was awarded to a Northern Ireland firm. It is being funded by Belfast Harbour and is due to be completed late this year.

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Construction Enquirer: Stansted Airport to unveil £600m upgrade plan

Its planned programme of improvements includes expansion of the arrivals infrastructure, additional car park capacity and modifications to the existing departures, landside and airside infrastructure.

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Evening Standard: Eat your heart out, east London: how the redeveloped BBC Television Centre will shake up W12

The £8 billion redevelopment includes not just flats and offices but restaurants, a gym, a cinema, a new Soho House, the Imperial College campus and the biggest branch yet of John Lewis in an expanded Westfield shopping centre.

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