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Leamouth, in East London, is looking to capitalise on its location and transport infrastructure to regenerate the area. WS Atkins has been commissioned by local client group, Leamouth Regeneration, to report on how this can best be achieved.

A legal guide to claiming cash retentions has been published by the Constructors Liaison Group. Getting back your retentions by using the Construction Act: a self help legal handbook is the work of professor Rudi Klein.

Contracts signed after 1 May 1998, when the Construction Act came into force, are affected. For copies of the handbook contact HVCA Publications on 01768 860405 or e-mail at hvpublications@welplan. co. uk

Flood warnings are now available online 24 hours a day at www. environmentagency. gov. uk/floodwarning.

The site also provides a flood warning history for every corner of the country.

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