Helen Hartley Nexus

Nexus recruits senior planner

Planning and regeneration consultancy Nexus Planning has appointed Helen Hartley as a senior planner in its Manchester office.

Buy Art Fair 2014

Art + Place | 25 September

The coming together of art and property forms the basis of two panels discussion being co-hosted by Place North West and Buy Art Fair on Friday 25 September.

New Bailey

New Bailey leads office pipeline

Jessica Swettenham

The cladding and glazing phase has begun at English Cities Fund’s 125,000 sq ft One New Bailey office in Salford, the first of a raft of large office developments due to complete across Greater Manchester in the next 18 months. [GALLERY]

Tom Green Michael Hyde Associates

Green leaves Michael Hyde

North West architects, Michael Hyde & Associates, have announced that director, Tom Green, will leave the practice today after 26 years.

Deadline for devo bids

Councils around the country will today submit their bids to Government for devolved powers. Liverpool, Cheshire & Warrington and Greater Manchester are all expected to make formal submissions.

Salford X1 Developments

Salford set for housing boom

Jessica Swettenham

Salford City Council has approved the development of almost 2,000 homes and more than 150,000 sq ft of offices at its planning committee meeting yesterday.

Cathedral Quarter Hotel

Maple Grove offloads Cathedral Quarter hotel

Maple Grove Developments, part of the Eric Wright Group, has sold a 60-bedroom Premier Inn hotel and 3,500 sq ft restaurant currently under construction at Blackburn Cathedral Quarter to Lancashire County Pension Fund for £4.8m.

Urban Splash Matchworks

Recruiter signs at Matchworks

Urban Splash has completed an 8,300 sq ft letting to recruitment firm Assist at the Matchworks in South Liverpool.