Robert Booth

  • Building Study

    Wind catcher for the Windies


    Everyone had a view on rebuilding Barbados’s legendary Kensington Oval cricket ground, but for Arup Associates keeping its village style and party character was vital

  • BD editor Robert Booth delivers Flat VAT campaign evidence to 11 Downing Street in 2003.

    Dear Gordon Brown, reform VAT now


    30,000 architects, 200,000 businesses, 110,000 surveyors, 13,000 builders, 2 design watchdogs and 1 newspaper want reform of VAT on construction. Gordon Brown, act now.

  •  BD VAT campaign, July 4 2003
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    Industry demands Flat VAT


    High-profile support for flat VAT rate on all construction as BD launches campaign.