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In brief: Battersea still dogged by trouble

MacCormac Jamieson Prichard has stopped work on its designs for Battersea Power Station after land wrangles between the National Grid owner and developer Parkview. Talks over selling the land - crucial to the £500 million scheme of two theatres, two hotels and a film-editing studio - have broken down. Parkview envisages a deal in months, but building won't start before 2000.

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