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Construction Products Regulator

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Enforcer will test and investigate product safety.


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Right to regenerate

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Consultation on public right to buy unused public property.


Guidance for listed building alterations

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IHBC resource offers improved consistency.


Protection for statues

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New laws to ‘retain and explain’ historic statues.


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The principles and art of the possible. Book review.


The history of the Co-op

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From horse and cart to hypermarket.


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