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.
An open letter to Cheshire West & Chester Council, backed by a series of high-profile property businesses and developers, has called on the council to down tools on the £300m Northgate scheme to undertake a full review of the project’s viability and funding.
Department store group House of Fraser has appointed KPMG to advise on a restructuring strategy, with potential implications for Chester’s long-awaited Northgate scheme, which the retailer is due to anchor.
Angie Robinson, recently appointed chair of Marketing Cheshire, and Ewen Miller, managing director of Calderpeel, have joined the line-up of speakers at the Cheshire Update on Thursday 19 April, taking part alongside the Cheshire councils, Warrington & Co, University of Chester and many more.
Edge Hill University has secured Government backing to open a medical school in Ormskirk, but the University of Chester’s plans for a £40m new-build facility are in doubt after it was unsuccessful in its bid for funding.