Work starts on Hawkshaw housing

Bardsley Construction has started on site at the £4m project for Silverlane Developments on the edge of the Bury suburb, which is expected to complete in August next year.



Free beer from self-styled hooligan brewers, spanking anodised panels, a waste food project and motorists griping about both cyclists and speed bumps, it's all here in THING OF THE WEEK.

THG @ Airport City 2 (002)

VIDEO | THG reveals Airport City fly-through

Online beauty business The Hut Group has released a fly-through visualisation of its proposed 1m sq ft campus at Airport City, details of which were confirmed earlier this week.

St Chads Blackpool

Fragrance buys again in Blackpool

Fragrance Group, represented by Savills, has purchased St Chads Hotel in Blackpool from a family business for an undisclosed sum, its third acquisition in the town within the last two years.


Themes from Revo 2018

Jessica Middleton-Pugh

The role of councils in the future of struggling retail centres, competitive socialising, clicks returning to bricks, and of course, Brexit, all featured at this year's Revo conference in Manchester.

Ed Ellerington PRS

Ellerington launches PRS developer with Palmer backing  

Jessica Middleton-Pugh

Packaged Living is the latest developer operator to join the build-to-rent boom, with a £25m pot to invest in finding sites nationally, and a strong interest in developing in Manchester, Liverpool and Salford, according to managing director Ed Ellerington.