Stanlow HyNet Aerial

Region’s low-carbon energy cluster scoops funding

Sarah Townsend

A project to map out the UK’s first net zero carbon industrial cluster by 2040, located in the North West and incorporating the HyNet hydrogen and carbon capture storage plant near Ellesmere Port, has received Government grants to spur its delivery.

St Helens Affordable Homes 2

Green light for St Helens affordable homes

Dan Whelan

An 18-apartment affordable housing scheme in the Thatto Heath area, which is being brought forward by a private developer, has been approved by the local council. 

Eureka

Team revealed on £12m Eureka

Jessica Middleton-Pugh

Seddon Construction and K2 Architects have won the contract to deliver the £12m Eureka Mersey, due to open in Wirral in 2022.

Industrial Units Aew Speke Business Park Triumph March 2020

Triumph Business Park expansion revealed

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Chloé Vaughan

Infrared Capital Partners has proposed a 147,000 sq ft industrial development at Triumph Business Park in Speke, which if approved would bring the total business park to almost 1m sq ft.

New Ferry Regen

New Ferry regeneration gets moving

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Dan Whelan

Long-awaited plans to regenerate an area destroyed by a gas explosion in New Ferry in 2017 have taken a step forward as the council continues its search for a development partner.

Bellway Arrow Brooke Road Wirral March 2020 Street Scene

Wirral passes flurry of conversions

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Chloé Vaughan

A fire station changing into office and retail, a bank becoming an aparthotel, and Bellway's 127 homes on an industrial park, were among schemes approved under delegated powers.

Rock Ferry High School , Birkenhead (closed) (7)

Rock Ferry site damaged by fire

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Dan Whelan

The grade two-listed Ravenswood House, which sits within a 20-acre site due to be developed into 200 homes by Torus, will have to undergo “urgent” stabilising works after a blaze, according to Wirral Council.