WYLFA NEWYDD 2017

Clark offers backing for £20bn Wylfa Newydd

Business and energy secretary Greg Clark has this morning confirmed that the UK Government is to enter a period of negotiations with Hitachi over Wylfa Newydd, the proposed £20bn nuclear power plant on Anglesey.

Penrith Town Hall

Council to sign off Penrith Town Hall extension

Eden Council is due to give the go-ahead to a £2.2m extension of Penrith Town Hall and redevelopment of its Mansion House site, more than 18 months after initial plans were put on hold.

BAE Systems Wates

Wates doubles team in Cumbria

Contractor Wates has added 15 staff at its Kendal office, nearly doubling the size of its team in the region as it continues work on its £30m Campus Whitehaven and BAE Systems’ central training facility in Barrow.

Billy's Space

Billy’s Space launch date announced  

The former grade two-listed pub in the Lake District has been converted into 6,000 sq ft of creative workspaces for local businesses, and units for rent and sale will be unveiled at a launch on Saturday 4 November.