More than 120 senior professionals have signed a letter calling for Cheshire West & Chester Council to stop work on its £300m Northgate project. The letter, put forward by Tim Kenney of Kenneymoore and Guy Butler of Glenbrook, was submitted to the council on Friday.
Liverpool City Council’s cabinet is to recommend the creation of regeneration framework for the city’s 40-acre business district as it faces running out of vacant prime office space by the end of the year.
Developer Maloneview is hopeful of bringing forward the £65m redevelopment of Sale town centre following Trafford’s local elections, although the project is already running around six months behind schedule.
Today is Preston City Council chief executive Lorraine Norris’s final day before she retires after nine years in the post, handing over to interim Adrian Phillips. Place North West talks to Norris about her legacy, Preston’s progress, and Lancashire’s chance for devolution.