Historic England has launched a consultation on its updated draft advice note to guide the planning and design of tall buildings.
Originally published in 2007, the Tall Buildings Advice Note was last published in 2015.
The City of London Corporation has published the UK’s first wind microclimate guidelines for new development proposals in the Square Mile.
Developers will have to modify designs deemed likely to affect cyclists and pedestrians
Air conditioning is used to avoid greenhouse effect but cooling buildings adds to carbon emissions
Westminster is a booming area at the capital’s core, but a battle looms ahead between the council and developers as the borough consults over its plans for the next 20 years.
The number of tall buildings in the pipeline in London increased in 2018, with more proposals submitted for outer areas of the capital due to demand for Build to Rent and co-living.
The bill for recladding one of Manchester’s best-known buildings will reach £4m.
Earlier this month the High Court ruled that landlord Ground Rents Income Fund would have to replace 1,350 glazing panels on the Beetham Tower.
A skyscraper measuring more than 300m high is planned for London - one of hundreds in the pipeline. So what are the rules for high-rise buildings?
North West Developer, Urbanize Homes, has secured planning consent for an exciting new development of contemporary apartments in Piccadilly, Stockport.
A £27.2m funding deal to support the delivery of a 33-storey residential tower in Birmingham has been sealed.
London's had the Gherkin, the Cheese Grater and the Walkie Talkie and now, if the plans are approved, a new tower called the Tulip will join the skyline.
Plans to build a new skyscraper which would rival Sheffield’s tallest building have been granted outline planning permission.
Campaigners claim safety concerns of Salford residents are not being handled properly
Plans have been drawn up for a new skyscraper which would rival Sheffield’s tallest building.
Developers want to build a 32 storey building in the city centre making it one of the tallest buildings in South Yorkshire.
Councils are under pressure to build higher, but campaigners say new towers will ruin historic skylines
Tower will be able to accommodate more than 6,000 workers with free public viewing gallery
A Kuwaiti developer has unveiled plans to build the tallest office building in Birmingham as part of a £158m city centre development after years of delays.
Two new skyscrapers are to be added to Manchester’s ever-changing sky-line.
A planning application has been lodged with the council for a 51-storey and a 21-storey block of flats.
London's newest skyscraper is set to land two more tenants in a fillip for the £1 billion development, the Standard understands.
A major office building in south London has been sold to Dubai-based investors for £266.5m, as foreign buyers’ appetite for real estate in the capital shows no signs of slowing.
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