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Burnley picks Maple Grove for Pioneer Place

Burnley Council has agreed to appoint Maple Grove Developments to develop a leisure and retail scheme on the town centre’s former Pioneer site in Curzon Street.

Welsh Streets Plus Dane

Funding secured for Welsh Streets redevelopment

Plus Dane Housing is to start work on the main phase of a £17.4m regeneration project in Toxteth’s Welsh Streets, which will see the remodelling and refurbishment of 127 properties to create 99 affordable homes.

Norway Toilet Thing


If you’ve always dreamed of watching Aurora Borealis whilst sitting on the toilet, Norwegian architects HZA have made your fantasy a reality.

Hamilton Hub

Approval granted to £12m Wirral student block

Liverpool-headquartered developer YPG has been given permission to convert a disused Wirral Council building into a 200-bedroom student accommodation complex, providing rooms for future students at the planned Marine Education & Training Centre.


Henry Boot sees profit rise 40%

Henry Boot has reported a 40% increase in pre-tax profit and a 33% rise in revenue in its latest full-year results as the company’s development arm pushes forward with major projects in Manchester city centre.

Castle Irwell Site Plan

Proposals aired for Castle Irwell housing

The redevelopment of the Castle Irwell student village in Salford is inching closer, with a public consultation event to be held next week on plans for up to 500 homes at the site.

Gerald Meehan Cwac

CWAC on the hunt for chief executive

Cheshire West & Chester Council has started its search for a chief executive to replace the retiring Gerald Meehan, in what has been a year of change for top council positions in the region.