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Planning granted for Cardiff student accommodation scheme

Stride Treglown has achieved planning permission for Howard Gardens, on behalf Fusion Students...

Huddersfield's new £27.5m facilities get go-ahead

The University of Huddersfield has been granted planning approval for its proposed new buildin...

New Student Hotel and Melon District merger

The Student Hotel and Melon District, two leading providers of student accommodation, have ann...

LSE campus scheme gets go-ahead

A £120 million redevelopment project at the London School of Economics has been given planning...

The Commons touch

Bath Spa University's Commons building on its Newton Park campus has been shortlisted for a ma...

College plans given green light

Hartlepool Borough Council has agreed to plans for a major redevelopment proposed by architect...

External protection for uni refurb

A £26 million retrofit and refurbishment project at the University of Brighton has specified F...

Engineering facility opens

Eric Wright Construction has completed a multi-million-pound on-campus development at Lancaste...

UWE appoints contractor for landmark £50m project

UWE Bristol has appointed ISG Plc as main contractor to deliver its new building for the Facul...

April edition of B4E is out now!

The April issue of Building 4 Education magazine is out now - and it's the last ever

New vision for Cambridge city centre campus

A new masterplan for the University of Cambridge city centre campus has now been approved

Research and development facility opens

The University of Warwick opted for an off-site approach for its new institute researching and...

By Royal appointment

Sustainability and a close relationship between client and contractor are at the core of a ren...

Dyson donates £12m to create engineering school

The James Dyson Foundation has donated £12 million to Imperial College London, to create the D...

Planning green light for Plymouth research facility

Plymouth University has won planning permission for a £14m research centre for life-changing h...

Rooms at the top

Timely, rather than timeless architecture is vaunted as a blueprint for HE success, but can br...

Space to learn

As UK and European universities prepare to compete for UCAS applicants, Nicola Yeeles asks, wh...

Students' Union gets Hollywood seal of approval

After conquering zombies, aliens and Hollywood, Simon Pegg returns to Bristol Students' Union ...

Waterloo campus enters next phase

Balfour Beatty are to build the second phase of Lewisham and Southwark College's new developme...

Ground broken at Eastside development

Work has begun on a scheme to provide Birmingham City University with a multi-use accommodatio...

Gov funds new tech park at University of Chichester

Chichester has been awarded £8 million to launch a new Engineering and Digital Technology Park...

Stride Treglown designed UTC shortlisted for top award

UTC Plymouth is celebrating after being named as one of 15 schools shortlisted for the Young E...

Bath landmark gets student housing go-ahead

A landmark building in Bath is to be transformed into a modern £16.6m student housing complex

Look back, leap forward

The University of Bath is busy making plans to both celebrate its many past successes, and loo...

Higher volumes

If you want to talk inside a library, you should get in on the ground floor, as Luke Evans dis...

Absolutely transparent

Case study: the refurbishment of a grade II-listed university building in Swansea, rounded off...

£30 million residences for Hull

The University of Hull is to gain more than 550 bed spaces in a major new development on its C...

Science Central officially opened by minister

Minister for Universities, the Rt Hon Greg Clark MP has opened one of the UK's biggest urban r...

Stepnell motors ahead for Leicester College

Construction company Stepnell has been appointed by Leicester College to build a brand-new £1....

Work starts on Sheffield's Factory 2050

The UK's first fully-reconfigurable digital factory is set to be one of the most advanced in t...

Birmingham City Uni expands campus

Birmingham City University joins forces with Alumno to develop new city centre accommodation f...

Class makeover at Weston College

Weston College spends £850,000 on six classrooms at University Campus to cope with rising appl...

CUBO leads the way

CUBO has now established an extensive network of knowledge sharing groups that are adding grea...

TEL shuts the sash

A new launch from Temperature Electronics could help academic institutions achieve their energ...

Ravenscourt lands in Hammersmith

From a loss-making hostel to contemporary student accommodation, South Street's first London s...

Higher concerns

David Keith of property and infrastructure consultants Sweett Group outlines some of the chall...

Lessons in procurement

Keeping a school clean is a high priority, as is finding the right cleaning contractors to do ...

Lancaster engineering building tops out

A topping out ceremony has been held by Eric Wright Construction for Lancaster Uni’s new eng...

£10.4m Brum student scheme starts

GB Building Solutions starts re-developing land at the former Bristol Road Ambulance Station i...

UK graduates, Europe just starting school

By Wouter Onclin, Research and Programme Manager at The Class of 2020 reports from the recent ...