St Helens Glass Futures

Investor steps in to back St Helens’ Glass Futures 

Dan Whelan

Standard Life Investments Property Income Trust, part of Abrdn, has paid £15m to forward fund the construction of the facility, to be used as a research and development centre focussing on improving the environmental impact of glass manufacturing. 

Crowland Street Anaerobic Digestion Centre, Shankley Biogas, P Planning

Waste-to-energy plant planned for Southport

Julia Hatmaker

Shankley Biogas has submitted an application to convert more than three acres into an anaerobic digestion facility capable of processing 80 kilo tons of organic waste per year.

Widnes Golf Club Anwyl

Halton sets out defence as developer appeals

Neil Tague

Anwyl Homes Lancashire and partner Widnes Golf Club are looking to build 233 homes and reduce the course’s size, a bid the council has already turned down once, backed by 400 objections.