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Wales Unconventional conversion A once dilapidated convent in Flintshire has been lovingly transformed into a series of modern luxury apartments. The project earned a finalist place in the LABC National Built in Quality Awards Issue 40 - Spring 2007

Unconventional conversion Partnership helps transform Cardiff's brownfield sites An innovative five-year partnership between the Council, Leadbitter Construction and registered social landlords in Cardiff is helping to transform a once run down area of the city Issue 39 - Winter 2006

Partnership helps transform Cardiff's brownfield sites Police move to benefit the arts Swansea Building Control is part of the design team helping to redevelop the city’s former central police station Issue 39 - Winter 2006

Police move to benefit the arts Fly-half legend seals Building Control partnerships Enjoying fantastic views over the Loughor Estuary, the Millenium Coastal Park Discovery Centre in Llanelli was the setting chosen by Carmarthenshire's Building Regulations Unit to proudly celebrate the launch of its three latest partnerships Issue 39 - Winter 2006

Fly-half legend seals Building Control partnerships Consultants to the built environment Cardiff Council Building Control Consultancy has successfully achieved Chartered Building Consultancy status with the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) Issue 39 - Winter 2006

Consultants to the built environment Pontypridd promotes sustainable school of thought A new £2.2 million Early Years Centre has opened in Pontypridd, South Wales. Rhondda Cynon Taf Council's Building Control had a significant part to play in the project, which was led by the authority's Education and Childrens' Services Department Issue 38 - Autumn 2006

Pontypridd promotes sustainable school of thought Swansea’s Leisure Centre revamp Plans have been unveiled by the City & County of Swansea for a £25m scheme to refurbish and remodel the existing Swansea Leisure Centre. The project incorporates a wide rage of facilities. Issue 37 - Summer 2006

Swansea’s Leisure Centre revamp Haven of peace and tranquility A listed building overlooking Swansea Bay has been lovingly renovated and extended so that its many elderly residents can enjoy its ambience of peace and tranquility in retirement. Issue 37 - Summer 2006

Haven of peace and tranquility North Wales recognises quality in construction The North Wales region of LABC Wales held its fourth Built In Quality Awards ceremony in March, this year hosted by Wrexham County Borough Council’s Building Control team. Issue 37 - Summer 2006

North Wales recognises quality in construction Vale of Glamorgan honours quality construction The third Vale of Glamorgan Council Building Control Group Built in Quality Awards were held at the Mount Sorrel Hotel, Barry, in January. Issue 36 - Spring 2006