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.

Stockport View Along Underbank Towards White Lion From Corner Of Mealhouse Brow

HLF grant to revive Stockport Old Town

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Stockport Council and Stockport Heritage Trust are celebrating after being awarded £1.8m for their Rediscover the Underbanks project from the Heritage Lottery Fund to revive part of the Old Town area of the centre.

Gillespies New Starters

Gillespies adds three to North West team

Landscape, masterplanning and urban design consultancy Gillespies has expanded its office in the region to 20, following the recruitment of three new staff.

Event | Permanent relief from the floodplain headache

Hill Dickinson is hosting a special seminar next month to explore the challenges of building on a floodplain and to offer a genuine solution to the barriers facing development on high flood-risk land.

REVIEW | GM Building of the Year: Ashton Old Baths

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Jessica Middleton-Pugh

A review of Ashton Old Baths feels like writing about two different buildings. Firstly, there is the Old Baths itself, a grand redbrick structure built in 1870 which stands proudly in Henry Square, and has been recently transformed from an empty shell into functional space once again.