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[7 Aug 2013 | No Comment | ]

Plans to demolish a 25-storey skyscraper in Reading have been scrapped despite “enormous public support” for a new tower to be put in its place, reports bbc.co.uk. Built in 1974, the now derelict Thames Tower was set to be taken down and replaced with a “landmark development”. Investment management firm LaSalle, the building’s owner, has […]

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[14 Aug 2012 | No Comment | ]

Wokingham town planners have concluded that the application of building cladding as part of a regeneration programme can keep shops trading at all times – no matter what’s going on around them. The proposal is intended to keep local retailers happy, as well as members of the public, as Peach Place in Wokingham prepares to […]

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[6 Jul 2012 | No Comment | ]

BAM Construction has been awarded a £7.9 million contract to build Plymouth University Technical College (UTC), marking its third win for academic projects in the coastal city. Image source The UTC, which is to be redeveloped on the existing Parkside School site at Park Avenue, Devonport, will specialise in the fields of marine engineering and […]