USAR Fire crews called to construction worker trapped under a concrete wall at London Olympia – UKNIP

Emergergeny services have been called to help rescue a construction worker as an investigation is launched into how he became entrapped. Specialist USAR teams from the LFB have also been sent to... Read more »

Peterborough’s new 11,000 tonne ‘ground-breaking’ concrete railway tunnel opens to reduce congestion on East Coast Main Line

A new railway tunnel in Peterborough has opened today (December 9), reducing congestion on the East Coast Main Line by carrying freight trains underneath the line. The latest step in the £1.2... Read more »

Trevoh Chalobah’s rise from south London’s concrete cages to Chelsea’s first team

In the centre of a housing estate in Gipsy Hill is a concrete five-a-side football and basketball pitch. It is surrounded by low-standing walls and, rising above the bricks, is a high... Read more »

‘High-end Hermès yak wool blankets covered in concrete’ – Alvaro Barrington review | Art

Hanging high on the walls above our heads, paintings of clouds encircle the South London Gallery. There’s weather coming in, growing more and more troubled as we look. Alvaro Barrington has used... Read more »

Holes in the floor, mould on the walls and falling concrete – the woefully neglected South London estates where 500 repairs are needed every week

Lucy Rowe’s son can’t stop coughing. At night the hacking sound wakes his two brothers in the bunks below and Lucy has to help them go back to sleep. Once they are... Read more »

Concrete thinking: an astonishing terrace extension | Interiors

We can’t resist tinkering with our homes. In the Eighties we knocked by way of rooms and reached into the rafters so as to add loft extensions. In the Nineteen Nineties aspect... Read more »