Start date for £17m Chorley shopping centre extension

Chorley Council has appointed Eric Wright Group to begin in the New Year on a £17m extension to the Market Walk shopping centre, and said it is in legal negotiations on pre-lets for 80% of the space.


Peel secures final shed tenant in Chorley

Peel Logistics and funding partner British Airways Pension Fund have let a recently completed 185,000 sq ft warehouse at Revolution Park to GA Pet Food Partners.


Local delegations head off to MIPIM UK

Councils and economic development agencies representing different parts of the region will be heading down to London this week to promote investment opportunities during the annual property convention due to be held at the Olympia convention centre.


Edge Hill creates VR cave

Edge Hill University is set to unveil a “super immersive 3D virtual environment”, as part of its new £13m Technology Hub when it opens next week.

Orbit agrees Skem letting

Freight forwarding specialist UKI Express Transport has relocated within Skelmersdale to a 100,400 sq ft Orbit Developments’ warehouse.

Louise Leyland PWA

PWA Planning strengthens team

Preston-based PWA Planning has appointed Louise Leyland from environmental planning consultancy Stephenson Halliday in Kendal.


Chancerygate buys in Chorley

Industrial developer, Chancerygate, has acquired the 4.6-acre B&M Steel site at Matrix Park in Chorley, Lancashire.