BBC: Can anyone reinvent the everyday chair?

Ikea is promising to "democratise" the furniture market by producing a mass-selling chair for use both in the home and public places. But can anyone surpass the giants of the everyday chair?

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edie.net: Government 'must prioritise decarbonising heat in buildings'

The UK Government should spend the next decade developing a robust strategy for decarbonising heat in buildings as well as improving delivery models for mass deployment of low-carbon heat solutions.

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The Guardian: Height of ambition, or of folly? London's rising skyline knows no limit

Financial woes and design glitches have not stopped London's skyscrapers from changing hands for dizzy sums.

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The Independent: Gasometers: Icons of energy architecture

The National Grid will be turning derelict gasworks into thousands of new homes. But that's not the only use for these haunting structures.

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Construction Enquirer: Green light for £40m Manchester resi tower

Development Securities and Property Alliance Group have secured planning permission for a 27-storey residential development in central Manchester.

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Art of Bespoke: A London Penthouse with Decadent Layers and Finishes

The award winning design consultancy Hill House Interiors have filled this exclusive London riverside penthouse apartment with opulent textures and pattern, high-end couture and glamour.

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Construction Enquirer: National Grid to spend £500m burying cables

National Grid has drawn-up its first shortlist of sites to benefit from plans to reduce the visual impact of electricity infrastructure.

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