Liverpool City Region is to invest £10m and a potential further £5m in the long-awaited regeneration of Kirkby town centre, following the purchase of developer St Modwen’s assets by the local authority this year.
Developer Britannia Group is submitting detailed plans to redevelop the derelict former Tatton Arms pub in Northenden, Manchester, into a 28-home residential scheme after its earlier proposal for the site was rejected on appeal in 2018.
Entrepreneur Colin Shenton, founder of pay-per-minute co-working space Ziferblat, said Liverpool would be the next North West location for co-living concept Oppidan after the success of Manchester's Swan Street.
The Lowry Arts Centre was a Millennium project and sits on a once derelict dock, writes Shelagh McNerney. Within the ever expanding MediaCityUK with its thousands of office workers, it is difficult to remember the times that led to its emergence.