Old Trafford Wharf 3

Flood submits Old Trafford flats proposal

Laura Storey

Brendan Flood’s Cole Waterhouse has submitted a planning application for 354 apartments designed by 5plus Architects to Trafford Council.

Glenbrook Erie Basin

Consent for Glenbrook at Salford Quays

Planning permission has been granted to Glenbrook by Salford City Council for a 16-storey residential development at Erie Basin in the Quays.

Factory Arts Centre

GM’s healthy art funding bid successful

Greater Manchester has been selected as a national pilot area for Arts Council England, Heritage Lottery Fund and Historic England’s Great Place scheme.

Drury Point

Oldham warehouse changes hands for £6m

Acting on behalf of PP Group, BC Real Estate has acquired Drury Point, a 110,000 sq ft single storey warehouse on Drury Lane in Oldham, for £6m.

Councils offer lending lifeline to Forrest

Greater Manchester Combined Authority has stepped in with £2m to help refinance struggling contractor Forrest to ensure it can deliver a £600m order book, much of it in social housing.

AA Projects Paul Allen (left) And Kenneth Wood (right)

AA Projects names new MD

Kenneth Wood, formerly of Sweett Group, has taken over from Paul Allen as managing director of the Sale-based management and property consultant in the first stage of a five-year succession plan.

Jake Crompton WYG

Senior planner joins WYG

WYG has made a new appointment to its town planning team, hiring Jake Crompton from Indigo as senior planner.