Peterloo House drawing

Peterloo House redevelopment approved

Jessica Swettenham

Manchester City Council has granted AXA Real Estate planning permission to demolish Peterloo House near to St Peter’s Square in the city centre, to make way for a 105,000 sq ft office block.
Crane Etihad Manchester City FC

Etihad extension reaches key milestone

Paul Unger

The huge crane helping to create the new south stand at the Etihad Stadium for Manchester City FC is due to be dismantled this weekend as the pressure mounts to complete work in time for the new season.
Dated: 02/12/2014
Latest digital technology being used to help prevent anti-social behaviour in Sunderland city centre ...
A joint initiative between the Safer Sunderland Partnership and Business Improvement District (BID) with financial support from the Police and Crime Commissioner, has installed two 4G cameras at different locations in Park Lane.
The cameras can tilt 360 degrees so there are no blind spots and takes high definition visuals, with picture signals monitored at the City Council Alarm and Emergency Centre. 
Both also contain a speech unit with a range of public information messages, which can also be activated by the operator to respond to incidents as they occur such as people dropping litter or causing a nuisance.
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Kingsway lures CCTV supplier

Rochdale-based tech manufacturer Wireless CCTV is to spend £2.5m building a 12,000 sq ft facility at Wilson Bowden’s Kingsway Business Park.
The development of the Re:New cultural centre in the former Odeon is due to be discussed at the drop-in event.

CWAC to deliver One City Plan update

Chester Renaissance and Cheshire West & Chester Council are hosting a drop-in session to inform the public on progress with the One City Plan, a 15-year programme of public and private investment and development across Chester.
Samuel Alexander building

Manchester Uni names team for Samuel Alexander refurb

The University of Manchester has appointed the project team to deliver £11.5m of works to the Samuel Alexander building on Oxford Road, as part of its £240m development of a new engineering campus.
Metrolink Exchange Sq 1

TfGM reveals Exchange Square designs

Transport for Greater Manchester has released new artist’s impressions showing what the new city centre Metrolink stop at Exchange Square will look like when it opens this winter.
Lowry Mill

Lettings at Lowry Mill

Lowry Mill landlord Vanguard Holdings has signed two new tenants to the 80,000 sq ft converted mill building in Swinton; leisurewear and accessories’ importer Leisurewear International and IT consultancy Italik.
Willaston neighbourhood area

Willaston to create neighbourhood plan

Cheshire East Council has agreed to designate Willaston as a neighbourhood area, allowing the parish to prepare a neighbourhood plan with formal statutory powers to guide future development.