Liverpool One Dinosaur THING

THING OF THE WEEK

A dinosaur invasion, a giant globe in a cathedral, media matters and a bit of pedestrianisation.

Roch Sigma

Sigma breaks ground on Rochdale homes

Countryside and Sigma Capital Group have started on site with £35m of residential development across four sites in Rochdale, delivering 264 homes.

Legacy Resi Scheme Wirral Waters

Wirral Waters gets £6m funding boost

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Charlie Schouten

Wirral Council has secured £6m from the Government to bring forward more than 1,100 homes at the mixed-use site, while the council is also set to back Peel with a £1.5m grant to deliver an industrial scheme.

Hala Store Street Plaza

COMMENT | An alternative vision for Piccadilly

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Manchester’s Piccadilly railway station is set to become one of the city’s development hotspots with a comprehensive overhaul put forward by the city council ahead of the arrival of HS2. Here, Hala Al-Abweh, architecture and urbanism student at the University of Manchester, shares her vision for the area with an increased focus on public realm.

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Stockport Interchange moves to next phase

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Charlie Schouten

The mixed-use project has secured unanimous backing from Stockport Council’s planning committee with a number of major contractors expressing an interest in delivering the scheme.

Timperley Wedge Allocation

Trafford pushes back on GMSF housing numbers

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Charlie Schouten and Jessica Middleton-Pugh

While a Conservative motion urging Trafford Council to pull its support for the Greater Manchester Spatial Framework was defeated last night, a move by the Green Party to reduce the borough’s housing allocation was supported.