Barbour Infrastructure Figs

Region ‘top for infrastructure awards’ in 2019

Dan Whelan

The North West scooped the highest value of infrastructure contract awards in 2019 of all UK regions, thanks mainly to the £1.5bn Sellafield decommissioning project, according to data analyst Barbour ABI.

Sellafield moots office in Millom   

Sarah Townsend

The Government has set out plans to convert a Cumbria library into an office for employees of the Sellafield nuclear facility.

Addis Town Planning eden scheme

Eden approves Redhills industrial estate

Chloé Vaughan

Addis Town Planning’s outline application for an industrial estate with offices and warehouses on over eight acres of land off Mill Lane in Redhills was approved despite its refusal back in August.

Story Homes Penrith Carleton Road

Story Homes gains approval for Cumbria homes

Chloé Vaughan

The housing developer’s application for 149 homes on land off Carleton Road in Penrith has been approved at Eden Council’s planning committee.