Phil Green Lancashire County Council

Green departs Bolton for Lancashire

Lancashire County Council has followed up last year’s appointment of Bolton Council’s director of place Stephen Young by hiring Phil Green as director of growth, environment, and planning.

Quantum House

Eric Wright sets out £100m five-year plan

The Lancashire property and construction company is aiming to build up a £100m portfolio, the news coming on the back of three deals that leave it with a portfolio of £64m.

Rebecca Cross, George Wilson And Alan Sumner From Harrison Drury

Double hire for Harrison Drury

The law firm has added two solicitors to its commercial property team in the Lancaster and South Lakes area.

Frontier Feb 2019

First industrial deal signed at Frontier Park

Machinery supplier Tek-Dry Systems has agreed a 61,000 sq ft pre-let at Frontier Park, the logistics development being advanced by the Issa brothers’ Monte Blackburn vehicle.

Leyland Test Track

Proposal for Leyland test track site faces refusal

An application that includes full consent for a first housing phase of 197 homes at the former Leyland Trucks testing track has been recommended for refusal, with the volume of affordable housing the main sticking point.

Longsight Bank(r2)

Banks prove popular at Pugh auction

Auctioneer Pugh has reported "strong results" at its first property auctions of 2019 in Manchester and Leeds, with more than £14m of sales and 73% of the listed properties sold.