Plans to plug the town’s Gap

Another day, another M25 town where, on the face of it, little is going on. Anywhere around the orbital the refrain is the same: nothing much is happening.

Which goes to show how deceptive appearances can be. Obviously, when compared with two years ago Watford, like anywhere else, is very quiet. But that is not to say that the entire area is death valley. There is life - it is simply a question of knowing where to look.

Cliff Bonnett of Sworder Belcher Holt says: "Demand, such as it is, is for smaller suites."

While Paul Felton of Stimpsons says: