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Stagnant summer for Scottish construction firms

Published date: 24 October 2018

Growth among Scotland’s small construction firms slowed in the third quarter of this year...

Construction growth slows

Published date: 24 October 2018

Growth among construction SMEs slowed in most parts of the UK in the third quarter of this year...

Half of builders are victims of tool theft

Published date: 18 October 2018

Tool theft is plaguing the construction industry with more than half of builders in the UK having had their tools stolen...

Co-living and micro-homes most popular solutions to housing crisis

Published date: 15 October 2018

Building more co-living developments and micro-homes in urban areas top the list of people’s preferred solutions to the housing crisis...


Published date: 05 October 2018

SME house builders are to be given help in navigating the development finance process and accessing the funding they need...

PM's housing announcement a ‘victory for common sense’

Published date: 04 October 2018

The Prime Minister’s announcement that the Government will lift the borrowing cap on councils is a victory for bold thinking...

Chancellor right to make Apprenticeship Levy more flexible

Published date: 04 October 2018

The Chancellor is right to make the Apprenticeship Levy more flexible, so that it works for strategic industries such as construction...

Labour must back business on post-Brexit immigration system

Published date: 26 September 2018

Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn missed an opportunity today to back UK business and support calls for a rethink on our post-Brexit immigration s...

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