The recent report by the Landscape Institute (LI) and Construction Industry Council (CIC) has highlighted that delivery of sustainable drainage in England is currently a long way behind where it should be. Motion’s Richard Bettridge explores the underlying issues.
A Marks & Spencer food store, an Aldi supermarket and a care home are open for business on a former caravan park in Walton-on-the-Naze, Essex. The first residents have moved in to a 216-home Taylor Wimpey development on the site.
A second entrance to a preparatory school and nursery in Guildford has been successfully completed, enabling a one-way system to be employed to regulate traffic at peak times. Motion designed the new access, linking the existing car park to the adjacent street.
A mixed-use development in the heart of Southall is under construction. Plans have been approved to build 133 residential units at 49 and 57-59 High Street, with 517 square metres of ground floor, flexible use commercial space.