Government urged to revitalise ‘sink’ council estates

Government urged to revitalise ‘sink’ council estates

The condition of many of Britain’s social housing estates is ‘a national embarrassment’, a think tank has warned.

Labour loses Nottinghamshire to no overall control

Nottinghamshire CC’s Labour group has lost control of the county it won in last year’s local elections, following the resignation of a councillor who was once England’s youngest mayor.

Labour loses Nottinghamshire to no overall control


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Saltex 2014

With more than 230 exhibitors displaying thousands of products – many of them new and on show for the first time – this year’s SALTEX (Sports Amenity & Landscape Trade Exhibition) show at Windsor Racecourse (September 2-4) offers the perfect opportunity to see first-hand what's new to the grounds-care sector.

New Products

Saint-Gobain Weber

The new Saint-Gobain Weber Façade Colour Simulator allows construction professionals and property owners to create a realistic impression of a building in a single colour, or in combinations of colours, in a matter of minutes.

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Harrow residents can now park free for 20 minutes as part of a new on-street parking strategy developed by Harrow Council to help boost the town centre economy.