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SuDS – A New Direction

The recent National SuDS Conference highlighted a new direction for sustainable drainage techniques such as concrete block permeable paving. SuDS are now seen as a local, design-led issue and integral part of the planning process, not just engineering measures driven by long-delayed legislation. This move opens the door for greater involvement by architects, master-planners and…

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Builders get behind flood defense scheme

Construction firms are set to work closely with the Government to repair a range of major flood defences, following the severe winter weather. Ministers have announced that a multi-million-pound scheme is currently being rolled out, in an effort to repair some of the damage caused in key areas of the Midlands. Torrential rain and high…

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Brett Infographic

Brett have created an infographic on SuDS to give general information on why we need SuDS and the benefit of SuDS.

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Is your driveway legal?

Changes to planning law for England aim to curb the paving-over of front gardens with impermeable  surfaces to make drives and car parking areas. Similar measures also now apply in Scotland.When it  comes to selling your home, the buyer’s solicitor will want to make sure that you have met these rules, otherwise this could be a…