Northern Transport Summit 2017

Burnham moves focus to GM towns

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Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham is inviting all councils in the city region to nominate a town to be part of his Town Centre Challenge, launching today, as he promises to use Mayoral powers, grants, and pressure on local stakeholders to bring forward developments in “left behind” locations.

Corporate Photographer London

Galliford Try chief eyes more sites with newly-formed JV

Charlie Schouten

Galliford Try Partnerships chief executive Stephen Teagle has said the recently announced joint venture with Trafford Housing Trust would be looking for more sites as it starts the consultation process on a £100m housing scheme in Partington.

Embankment West Select Citysuites

PLANNING | Salford set to approve Embankment West

Select Property Group’s revised plans for Embankment West in Greengate will go before Salford’s planning committee next week with a recommendation for approval, as will Forshaw’s plans for 232 apartments in Worrall Street.

Boothroyden Road Housing

Middleton housing returns to Rochdale planning committee

Charlie Schouten

A 71-home development in Middleton is back on the agenda at Rochdale’s planning committee next week, two years after it was first approved, following a cut of more than £1m to its Section 106 agreement contributions.

Greg Mulligan

Mulbury ups homes under construction to 650

Lymm-based developer Mulbury has increased the number of homes it has under construction to 650 after starting on four housing schemes across Greater Manchester, Cheshire, and Merseyside worth a combined £30m.