Uni plans new hall of residence

Chester University is planning to build a £10m student accommodation block at its campus off Parkgate Road on the outskirts of the city centre.

CWAC launches rural housing plan

Cheshire West & Chester Council has launched a new strategy aimed at identifying actions needed to ensure rural communities are vibrant and sustainable into the future.

CDHT refreshes board

Chester & District Housing Trust has appointed two board members from financial consultancy and public sector communications backgrounds.

Housing trusts begin merger talks

Chester & District Housing Trust is in talks with Cosmopolitan Housing Group in Liverpool to create an organisation with combined assets of £875m and 12,500 properties across West Cheshire, Merseyside and the North West.

Housing trust appoints Seddon for £10m work

Michael Hunt

G&J Seddon has been appointed by Chester & District Housing Trust for three projects, providing a total of 103 apartments on separate sites within Chester.

Redrow names new finance boss

Deeside-based house builder Redrow has appointed Barbara Richmond, formerly FD of car parts maker Inchcape, as its new finance director.