Salford Sports Centre

Salford warehouse to become indoor sports centre

Graystone Action Sports Academy has submitted a planning application to Salford City Council to develop the 35,000 sq ft site into a sports centre, which will include trampolines, foam pits and a half pipe.

M&S Warrington to close as retailers change tack

The Marks & Spencer store in Warrington’s Golden Square is one of six UK shops facing closure, the retailer confirmed today in the latest update on its five-year estates programme.

Meadow Mill Residential Conversion

Meadow Mill set for £20m conversion

Jessica Middleton-Pugh

A London-based developer is set to start its first project in the North West: the residential conversion of a vast grade two-listed mill on the edge of Stockport town centre. [GALLERY]

Ballott Box General Election Polling Station

Mayoral polling day unmoved by general election

Metro mayors for Merseyside and Greater Manchester will be selected on 4 May as planned, it was confirmed after initial fears Theresa May’s decision to hold a snap general election on 8 June would delay the city region votes until the same day.

Carrington’s £100m regeneration approved

Himor Group has been granted planning permission by Trafford Council to develop the first phase of homes and commercial space at the 1,655-acre former Shell refinery.

GM Elects Arndale Signage

DEVO DIARY: Turned out challenging again

Tired of making lists of DIY jobs to do this Easter weekend? Why not register to vote. Today is the last day you can do so in time for the Liverpool City Region and Greater Manchester mayoral elections.

Sam Youtube Cover

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Building sites across the UK, ready yourselves for the arrival of Sam the semi-automated mason, a robot making a name for itself laying 3,000 bricks a day compared to the human average of 500.