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Lancaster Luneside halls complete 

The £25m project, delivered by developer Luneside East and built by Eric Wright Construction, comprises 431 student bedrooms and occupies a three-acre site on the River Lune in Lancaster. 

Cottam Parkway Station

Lancashire moves to keep Cottam Parkway on track 

Dan Whelan

The county council is seeking permission to use compulsory purchase powers to acquire land to build a train station north-west of Preston city centre, as part of a plan to support the delivery of 5,000 homes in the area. 

Thornton Cleveleys FC

Glasgow JV secures consent for Wyre homes 

Dan Whelan

A joint venture between housebuilder Dickie and Moore Homes and regeneration specialist NPL Group has won approval for a 128-home scheme on Bourne Road in Thornton Cleveleys, to be delivered across three phases. 

Eden Project North Grimshaw

Eden North can ‘drive levelling up agenda’

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Dan Whelan

Following last week's spending review, questions were raised once again over the Government's commitment to levelling up, but Eden Project International chief executive David Harland said that Whitehall can demonstrate it is serious by backing projects like the £125m Morecambe attraction.

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Ambitious Blackpool eyes more funding after £40m boost

Dan Whelan

The contribution from central Government will be spent on projects that form part of the seaside town’s ongoing regeneration, but is “just the start” of what is required, according to the council. 

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Regenda finishes up in Fleetwood

Neil Tague

Construction work has been completed on Lighthouse View, a £12m extra care scheme comprising 72 apartments.

Eden Project North Grimshaw

Eden Project asks for £70m from Govt

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Dan Whelan

The estimated cost of delivering the Eden North attraction in Morecambe is around £125m, up from an initial £85m, according to the developer's funding request submitted to Whitehall this month. 

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FIREM drops retail at Botany Bay 

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Dan Whelan

FI Real Estate Management has scrapped plans for a 70-store retail village in its redevelopment of the Chorley site due to “continued decline of the retail sector”, and proposes 325,000 sq ft of employment space instead.