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12.12.2018
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Nominations are invited each summer for the role of Junior Vice President and this is then voted on at our AGM. This year's Junior VP, Heather Jones…
11.12.2018
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LABC President Dave Sharp has chosen construction and built environment sector charity We Build The future as his charity of the year for 2019. We…
20.11.2018
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Approved Document Part G provides that ‘adequate and suitable sanitary conveniences’ should be provided in rooms provided to accommodate them.   The…
11.12.2018
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James Brokenshire, Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government recently outlined further actions for local authorities following…
07.12.2018
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Dave Sharp, Head of Wrexham Borough Council's Building Control has taken over from Chris Griffith-Jones as LABC's President. The official handover…
20.11.2018
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LABC are pleased to announce our event partnership with UK Construction Week summits. The first summit takes place on 27 November and focuses on…
20.11.2018
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In the fourth Robust Details handbook update this year, guidance is provided for private stair situations. This is where there are two flats (one…
20.11.2018
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"The Structural Engineering profession has not proven itself good at learning from mistakes which is a matter of general concern" was a statement…
20.11.2018
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In our August Building Bulletin, "It’s a roof Jim but not as we know it?" we highlighted some really poor work encountered on site. We finished the…