Big rise in English housing starts
Both housing starts and completions are on the increase, according to the latest English house-building statistics published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS).
Added momentum for Northstowe new town
Northstowe, England’s largest new planned town since Milton Keynes, has passed another key milestone.
East West Rail route case bolstered by new report
Revival of an east-west rail link in England could help to cut congestion on London lines as jobs in the area grow by up to 400,000, a report commissioned by the East West Rail Consortium (EWRC) has predicted.
New Forest National Park rejects bike scheme
New Forest National Park Authority members have voted not to proceed with a project to develop the UK’s first rural public bike system within the New Forest.
News round-up 28 August 2014
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