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Shipping Building changes hands

Moorfield Group has sold The Shipping Building at The Old Vinyl Factory to Floreat Real Estate.

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2017 another record year for Heathrow

78 million passengers travelled through Heathrow Airport in 2017, up 3.1% on 2016, with passenger volumes driven by larger and fuller aircraft.

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Sadiq publishes Brexit risk analysis

The Mayor of London has published new analysis of the potential impact of Brexit on the economy, which points to a “lost decade of lower employment and economic growth”, and 87000 less jobs in London.

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Twin letting at One King Street

Insulet Corporation and iPlato Healthcare have taken space in One King Street.

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Spelthorne buys again in West London

Spelthorne Council is to buy 12 Hammersmith Grove from Aberdeen Asset Management it is reported.

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Victoria Hills to stand down from OPDC

Victoria Hills is to stand down as Chief Executive of Old Oak and Park Royal Development Corporation.

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Penguin heads for Nine Elms

Penguin Random House UK is to take office space in Embassy Gardens in Nine Elms.

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Galliford Try get Old Oak job

Genesis Housing Association and Queens Park Rangers FC have appointed Galliford Try Partnerships to deliver the first phase of construction works at Oaklands – the first development being brought forward at Old Oak Common.

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Brent approves Wembley student towers

Brent Council has approved plans for two student accommodation towers in Albion Way, Wembley.

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Waterside launch new phase in Brentford

Waterside Places is launching Keelson Gardens, close to the Grand Union Canal in Brentford, for sale.

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Mini-golf heading for Westfield

A new entertainment concept – Puttshack – a mini-golf bar – is to open at Westfield London.

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Harrow launches business competition

Harrow Council has launched its fifth annual Business Den competition, offering a package of support to the winning idea.

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Inland sells Randalls

Inland Homes has said it has sold the Randalls department store site in Uxbridge, on which it gained consent for a 58 home development in 2017.

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Power Station Tube Station design approved

Wandsworth Council has approved designs for a the new London Underground station at Battersea Power Station.

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Sadiq unveils markets board

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has announced a package of measures to help protect and grow London’s street markets, including the creation of the London Markets Board, a team of industry experts and experienced business leaders.

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Wembley student scheme gets go ahead

Cole Waterhouse and Topland Group have been granted consent for a student accommodation scheme in Wembley.

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Support for Old Oak stations plan

Transport for London has published the results of its consultation that it says shows strong support for two potential new London Overground stations near Old Oak.

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New GLA sector jobs data

GLA Economics has produced a London Jobs series from 1971-2015 for sectors and boroughs which sets out the methodology used to develop a borough by sector employee jobs series, and the properties of this experimental series.

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Mayor says no to Grahame Park plans

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has refused permission for an the regeneration of the Grahame Park Estate, saying the net loss of 257 affordable homes which would result is unacceptable.

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Brunel wins bikes for Uxbridge

Brunel and Hillingdon are to get their own public bike scheme after the university successfully raised over £85,000 to secure a winning spot in the Santander Cycles University Challenge.

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