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Exclusive: Shadow chancellor Ed Balls has launched a fresh offensive over High Speed 2, accusing the Treasury of “losing control” and chancellor George Osborne of acting like a “cheerleader” for the divisive scheme.
Outgoing Wates chief executive Paul Drechsler has called on contractors to work with schools to help tackle a “serious skills deficit” over the next decade.
The UK’s largest hotel chain calls on contractors to innovate and collaborate on its £1bn expansion programme as it battles with office developers for prime city centre locations and faces the challenges of economic recovery.
As Sainsbury’s finalises next year’s £1bn expansion plans, its director of store development Dean Clegg says the UK’s third-largest retailer wants new partners as it increasingly eyes mixed-use sites across the UK.