The Sisters of Notre Dame Namur, who live at Lancaster House convent close to Parbold Village near Wigan, want to sell the property to a developer, after securing outline consent for a 70-unit care village at the site.
The local authority has joined neighbouring councils Blackpool and Wyre to bid for Future High Streets Funding for a raft of projects in Kirkham town centre, including a conversion of the Kirkgate Centre into apartments.
The supermarket retailer has reworked plans for a store on the site of a derelict Indian restaurant, once the 17th century Rams Head Inn, off Liverpool Road, and submitted a fresh application to West Lancashire Council.
The developer and investor has submitted a masterplan for the business park on New Quay Road west of Lancaster city centre, , including a mixed-use scheme containing 200,000 sq ft of additional industrial space.
The hotel and residential developer Create Developments has won approval to expand its Hampton by Hilton Hotel on South Promenade to more than 200 bedrooms, just two years after it completed the original 130-bedroom scheme as Blackpool’s hotel pipeline continues to grow.