Urban village

Placefirst unveils £27.5m build to rent plan for Bolton

Placefirst has unveiled its vision to transform a key site in Bolton Council’s town centre masterplan, the town's first urban village.
LIFEstyle scheme, ENGIE, Scarborough,

ENGIE secures £20m Scarborough LIFEstyle scheme

Scarborough Borough Council has approved a planning application by ENGIE, to build a bespoke over 55s housing development in Scarborough.
Glasshoughton Southern Link Road, WYG,

Wakefield’s £6m Glasshoughton Southern Link Road gains consent

WYG has secured planning consent for Wakefield’s £6m Glasshoughton Southern Link Road, with construction of the new road beginning this week.
Planning permission

Nottingham Boot Island scheme set for outline planning

Nottingham’s redevelopment scheme is to be recommended for outline planning permission next month (April) by Conygar Investment Company PLC.
quality homes

L&Q Group to build 450 new quality homes

Beauchamp Park will see 450 quality homes, including at least 40% affordable housing, brought to the 20.9-hectare site south of Gallows Hill and west of Europa Way.
Old Trafford development

16-storey Old Trafford development gets green light

Developer, MCR Property Group has received planning approval for its 16-storey Old Trafford development, Trafford Plaza.
Perceval House, Galliford Try Partnerships, Ealing Council,

Galliford Try & Ealing Council sign agreement for £275m Perceval House

Galliford Try Partnerships and Ealing Council have signed a development agreement to deliver 470 new homes at Perceval House, worth an estimated £275m.
Support Centre

Homelessness support centre gets green light in Chester

Chester Council’s partner has secured planning permission to open a new support centre for people who find themselves with no roof over their head.
Redevelopment of Goodmayes

Goodmayes Tesco site proposed for redevelopment

Weston Homes and partner Tesco have been in discussion for some time about the redevelopment of Goodmayes' Tesco into a new mixed use development.
Approval for Manchester

Approval for Manchester Airport City plans

The approval of Manchester Airport’s new logistics and global content creation studio has been confirmed by Icon Industrial.
new stadium, plans,

Plans submitted for new Workington stadium

Plans for a new stadium in Workington have been submitted to Allerdale Borough Council, to provide a new home for Workington Town Rugby League club and Workington Reds football club.

Thomas Sinden awarded Hidden Homes Phase 6 works

Thomas Sinden has been awarded the contract for the Hidden Homes Phase 6 works at Comber House and Pinner House by Southwark Council.
Ability to serve

Austerity reduced planners’ ability to serve public interest

Austerity in England has eroded planning’s ability to serve the public interest, according to planners who took part in a study by the RTPI and Newcastle University.
Chester Northgate, regeneration scheme,

Next phase of Chester Northgate regeneration moves forward

The next phase of Chester Northgate’s regeneration scheme has moved forward, as Cheshire West and Chester Council’s plans are backed by Councillors.

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