Construction News https://www.construction.co.uk Mayor Of London Approves Major Hotel-Apartment Scheme https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/261128/mayor-of-london-approves-major-hotel-apartment-scheme https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/261128/mayor-of-london-approves-major-hotel-apartment-scheme Plans to rebuild London%apos;s Kensington Forum Holiday Inn have been green lit. The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan has approved the proposed redevelopment of the 906-room hotel, which is recognised as a lo Mon, 24 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT New Film Highlights Europe%apos;s Largest Domestic Parcel Hub https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/261122/new-film-highlights-europe-s-largest-domestic-parcel-hub https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/261122/new-film-highlights-europe-s-largest-domestic-parcel-hub A new film has delivered an exclusive look at the construction work on Europe%apos;s largest domestic parcel hub in Leicestershire. The £150 million DPD facility is being delivered in Hinckley, with a 27 Mon, 24 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT Former John Lewis Director Joins Cadogan https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/261091/former-john-lewis-director-joins-cadogan https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/261091/former-john-lewis-director-joins-cadogan Experienced financial director Sanjay Patel has joined development firm Cadogan to help boost commercial success. Sanjay Patel will be the company%apos;s new Financial Director, in which he will play a k Mon, 24 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT Contractor Appointed For £6m Middlesborough School https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/261089/contractor-appointed-for-6m-middlesborough-school https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/261089/contractor-appointed-for-6m-middlesborough-school A new special educational needs school is set to be built in Middlesbrough by contractor Interserve. The construction firm won a contract from the Education & Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) for the ne Mon, 24 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT London Bridge Station Project Praised For Superior Design & Delivery https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/261126/london-bridge-station-project-praised-for-superior-design-delivery https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/261126/london-bridge-station-project-praised-for-superior-design-delivery London Bridge station has been recognised with a prestigious architecture award for its recent redevelopment. The development won %apos;Building of the Year%apos; at this year%apos;s AJ100 awards on Wednesday 19 J Mon, 24 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT Govt Announces New Requirements For Electric Chargepoints https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/261094/govt-announces-new-requirements-for-electric-chargepoints https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/261094/govt-announces-new-requirements-for-electric-chargepoints The UK government has announced new requirements for home chargepoints for electric vehicles. These new measures require all chargepoints backed by the government Electric Vehicle Homecharge Scheme t Mon, 24 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT Cheshire Estate To Be Transformed In £12.4m Project https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/261118/cheshire-estate-to-be-transformed-in-12-4m-project https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/261118/cheshire-estate-to-be-transformed-in-12-4m-project An estate in Ellesmere Port, Cheshire, is set to be transformed courtesy of a £12.4 million investment. Sutton Way is being redeveloped by Cheshire West and Chester Council, and its housing partner Mon, 24 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT Restoration Work Underway At Historic South Shields Park https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/261098/restoration-work-underway-at-historic-south-shields-park https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/261098/restoration-work-underway-at-historic-south-shields-park A major restoration project is underway at North Marine Park in South Shields. This £3.2 million scheme will see the historic park brought back to its original Victorian roots. Contractor CSC Serv Mon, 24 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT Second Phase Of Lincoln Medical School To Begin https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/261021/second-phase-of-lincoln-medical-school-to-begin https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/261021/second-phase-of-lincoln-medical-school-to-begin The University of Lincoln is moving forward with the second phase of work on its new Medical School. National firm BAM Construction has been selected to deliver the next stage of the work, which inv Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT Telford Homes Agrees Deal For Over 800 Homes In London https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/261030/telford-homes-agrees-deal-for-over-800-homes-in-london https://www.construction.co.uk/construction-news/261030/telford-homes-agrees-deal-for-over-800-homes-in-london A deal has been agreed to construct 894 new build to rent homes in Battersea, South West London. Telford Homes secured a £276 million design and build contract from Henderson Park and Greystar for t Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT