West Lakes Renaissance, the urban regeneration company, today said it spent £29m in the past financial year on a range of projects.
Maple Grove Developments, the company behind the Daresbury Park office scheme and the preferred development partner for the regeneration of Blackburn’s Cathedral Quarter, has merged with Cumbrian residential developer Robert Hughes.
Stobart chief Andrew Tinkler appears to have reached an agreement with Carlisle City Council over a £35m expansion plan for Carlisle Airport.
Northern Trust has let two industrial units on the Bridge End Industrial Estate in Egremont, Cumbria to plant hire supplier A-Plant.
Cumbria should use its location between the northern regions and Scotland as an opportunity for growth, Cumbria Vision chairman Roger Liddle said.
Gladman Developments has sold Compass House, a new office building in Carlisle, to North West Industrial Estates for an undisclosed sum.
A bypass built to re-route 14,000 vehicles a day away from villages in south Cumbria has been opened by the chief executive of the Highways Agency.
Wide-ranging proposals for new campuses in Lancaster, Barrow, Newton Rigg, Ambleside and Carlisle have been unveiled by the fledgling university.
Carlisle City Council today approved the eagerly anticipated £35m expansion of Carlisle Airport, subject to conditions to be announced next week.
West Lakes Renaissance and Cumbria Vision welcomed Business Secretary John Hutton’s call for a "significant expansion" of the nuclear power industry.
Four consortia, including one led by US enginnering firm Bechtel, are reportedly in the running for the £20bn contract to decommission Cumbria’s Sellafield nuclear power station.
Four sites owned by the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority in West Cumbria have been put up for sale to developers to raise funds for decommissioning.
West Lakes Renaissance and Copeland Council are searching for a developer to transform derelict industrial land in Whitehaven into a new eco-friendly housing and business community.
A new 90-bedroom hotel and apartments could form part of Magnus Homes’ The Park/Mark House development at Whitehaven’s harbour – but only if Magnus Homes is able to convince a local pub to relocate.
A £25m plan to create a national centre of excellence for arts and culture in Kendal will shortly be submitted to the North West Development Agency.
Hallmark Hotel Group has acquired Carlisle’s Lakes Court Hotel in a deal worth nearly £4m.
Work on the site of a new Tesco store in Workington, Cumbria, is soon to begin after the Government Office North West ruled there was no need for a public inquiry.
A £2m public realm project has begun in the west Cumbrian town of Maryport in a bid to improve access into and around the town.
Thomas Armstrong (Construction) has won a £10m contract to build the Nuclear Academy at Lillyhall Industrial Estate near Workington, Cumbria.
Building contractor McKnight & Son has lodged plans to build 54 new homes on a derelict industrial site in Denton Holme, Carlisle.
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