Hartshead Development Taylor Wimpey Avison Young Baldwin Design Consultancy February 2020

Taylor Wimpey prepares to start on Ashton homes

The housebuilder said construction will start in the coming months for 195 homes on the site of the former Hartshead High School in Ashton-under-Lyne, after gaining approval at Tameside planning committee.

LJMU Copperas Hill Proposed Visual June 2018 Low Res

Morgan Sindall turnover tops £3bn

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Jessica Middleton-Pugh

Morgan Sindall Group posted a 3% increase in turnover, to £3.1bn, and 10% rise in pre-tax profits, to £88.6m, in the 12 months to the end of December 2019, driven by strong returns from its fit-out and construction arms.

The Residence November 2018

Work stops on Elliot’s £70m Salford tower

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Jessica Middleton-Pugh

Construction of Elliot Group's 34-storey The Residence in Salford has halted, while the developer writes to investors asking them to bring forward payments and waits for institutional funds to "re-engage", pending the result of an ongoing fraud investigation.

Stanley Street

English Cities Fund requests £5m viability payment

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Dan Whelan

The joint venture between Muse Developments, Legal & General and Homes England have asked Salford City Council for money to support the 23-storey Stanley Street residential project ahead of a scheduled start on site in March.

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Winners picked for £120m Stockport Interchange

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Jessica Middleton-Pugh

Willmott Dixon has been chosen as main contractor to deliver the major redevelopment of the town's bus station, alongside a joint venture between Cityheart and Rise Homes which will bring forward a £40m apartment block.