Deal signed for new Plymouth History Centre

Plymouth City Council has just signed a £22.6 million contract with Willmott Dixon, the construction and regeneration specialist, for a major conversion project for the central library and museum. The work involves demolishing parts of the central library and city museum which will be rebuilt to create major new extensions. The work will transform the … Read more

New Elizabeth Line trains commence service

May 2017 marked the beginning of the gradual introduction of the new trains between Shenfield and Liverpool Street, with the Elizabeth Line due to be fully open and using the new Class 345 trains in 2019. The 60 mile Elizabeth Line, the Crossrail project named in honour of the monarch, will connect Reading and Heathrow … Read more

Westminster Council approves revised £1 billion plans for Whiteley’s of Bayswater

The redevelopment of Whiteley’s Shopping Centre in West London has been given the green light after initial plans were revised. The £1 billion mixed-use plans will see new homes and shops built behind the grand 1911 colonnaded façade. The development will see 78 one- and two-bedroom apartments and 7 four-bedroom homes.  The heart of the … Read more

Plans submitted for £90 million rebuild of Heatherwood Hospital in Ascot

NHS Trust Frimley Health has submitted plans to rebuild Heatherwood Hospital in Ascot, with a £90 million investment. Originally built in the 1920’s to house children of First World War servicemen, the NHS Trust has been struggling to offer affordable, modern high-quality services in buildings no longer fit for purpose. The new hospital will be … Read more