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Greater Manchester Loan Fund announces investment with SLS

Greater Manchester Loan Fund has invested £0.44 million in School Lettings Solutions to suppor...

'Adopt a School' connects IKB Academy and Campbell Reith

A new partnership between a Keynsham school and an engineering consultancy is being built on f...

'Return to basics' says architect at Westminster event

LK2 Director Andrew Kitchen spoke at the Westminster Higher Education Forum, on the changing s...

Short circuiting energy costs

Mark Stevenson, Bright Spark Energy MD,  has tips for schools looking to be greener and save m...

Viking House project wins environmental design prize

Amani Radeef wins this year's Max Fordham Environmental Design Prize for her contemporary town...

Contemplating the future of the physical campus

What will universities be like in 25 years' time? Will technology reduce the need to be on cam...

Core Assets leaves lasting research legacy

The children's services group celebrates the success of the Centre of Excellence it founded fi...

£500,000 donation for Beacon of Light's education facilities

Sunderland's Beacon of Light will use the donation for phase one of the construction

Building a future for Britain's education facilities

The demand for education facilities is on the rise and the need for cost efficient and sustain...

Integra Buildings invests £3m to grow manufacturing capacity

The company has bought six acres of industrial land for £1.6m, and plans a further £1.4m inves...

Pupil place planning: An urban problem and a rural challenge

Predicting and planning for pupil placing is difficult in both urban and rural areas, but ther...

Planners unanimously approve new school and homes in Hackney

The developers are going contribute £1.5 million to Hackney's Housing Supply Programme

Arthur McKay creates a new partnership with Glasgow University

Glasgow University will work with Arthur McKay as part of their Planned Preventative Maintenan...

Industry partnerships are key to closing the skills gap

Partnerships allow students to gain real insight into what employers expect and develop vital ...

Manor Property Group appoints new Education Director

Gary Warke MBE says that he is excited to be joining the Board during the implementation of th...

Uliving to finance £67.5m student accommodation scheme

The new student accommodation will be developed at University of Essex and will include 643 ne...

Newton Property is factoring in the next generation

The factoring company has launched a new scheme to offer paid placements to pupils

Contractors appointed to £225m modular buildings framework

Fusion21's framework will go live at the beginning of June 2017

ROCKWOOL launches CPD on acoustic standards in schools

ROCKWOOL has developed a new CPD for architects entitled 'Acoustic Standards in Schools'

How can academies benefit from Condition Improvement Fund?

Michael Farmer, Head of Technical at 361 Degrees, discusses how academies can use CIF to impro...

Horbury launches new property services business

 The new company, Horbury Property Services will provide Facilities Management, Maintenance an...

Broadstock wins Coventry contract

Coventry University chooses North West's Broadstock for contract worth a potential £5m

How do CDM regulations 2015 affect schools? 

School heads and governing bodies need to apprise themselves of their new responsibilities

Two new academies open in Torbay

The two new schools offer alternative educational provision for 11-16 year olds outside of mai...

New school surveys programme launched in England

The National School Condition Assessments Programme has begun with eight schools

Young people are the answer to construction industry's woes

SMEs are being encouraged to train and employ more young people to help with skills shortage

Waterhead Academy saves £16K a year on water

The academy contracted utility management specialists Orchard Energy to reduce their energy co...

Willmott Dixon to build a £46m school and leisure campus

Willmott Dixon have been awarded the contract in Ponteland, Newcastle, which will provide 2,04...

Water deregulation: Giving schools a choice

From 1st April, educational institutions will be free to make change to their water supply pac...

Leicestershire Scouts win £100K to build dream headquarters

Shanly Foundations gives Leicestershire Scout Group £100,000 to build their dream HQ

Leeds College of Building to build on staff numbers

The College expects to recruit more than 80 new staff in 2017

Scape CEO responds to gov't funding for new free schools

Mark Robinson, Scape Group Chief Executive, comments on government funding for new free school...

Post-16 overhaul welcomed

British Gypsum backs chancellor's new post-16 skills plan

Coventry student champions STEM careers for women

Construction degree's only female fresher says she stands out 'in a positive way'

£4.5m scheme transforms 'priority' school in Richmond

The Queen's Church of England Primary School has benefitted from the Priority School Building ...

How the private sector can help schools to plan long-term

Craig Smailes, Project Director at Kajima Partnerships, explains why private finance funded pr...

The evolution of student accommodation

Andrew Kitchen, Director at LK2, discusses how architects can create student communities that ...

University College of Estate Management appoints new staff

University College of Estate Management appoints Deputy CEO, Deans and Vice Principal

Holly Broadhurst crowned top Higher and Degree Apprentice

The 22-year-old was one of the early entrants of the JCB Academy in September 2010

House builder joins forces with Yorkshire uni students

A Yorkshire house builder has launched a competition to support learning at one of the county'...