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Wyre consults on Great Eccleston masterplan

Wyre Council and planner De Pol have launched a consultation on a 44-acre agricultural site to the west of Great Eccleston which could accommodate nearly 385 homes, a health centre, employment space, and a primary school.

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Progress on Lancaster Local Plan delayed

The planning inspector overseeing Lancaster’s Local Plan has delayed examination into the draft, which had been scheduled for January, due to the council not delivering evidence on time and consulting on amends to the plan after it had been submitted.

Lancashire landowners look to sell at Whyndyke

Northern Trust and Closelink have appointed Savills to market the Whyndyke garden village site outside Blackpool, having this summer secured consent for 1,400 homes at the project.

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UCLan targets 2,000 students for Burnley campus

The University of Central Lancashire has announced it is working with Burnley Council to bring forward a plan for developing new student accommodation, to support its ambitions to attract 2,000 students to the town by 2021.

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BOOK NOW | Speakers sign up to discuss next 10 years of Burnley growth

Kate Ingram, head of economy & growth at Burnley Council, Tim Webber, chairman of Barnfield Construction, and Dave Walker, co-founder of The Landmark, have all joined the line-up at this half-day event showcasing the next development opportunities in the Lancashire town.

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Skem the focus as West Lancs plots its course

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Neil Tague

West Lancashire Borough Council is pressing on with its intention to update its Local Plan, declaring that changes in national and local context mean that an updated plan is the best way to position the borough for growth in the years up to 2050.

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South Ribble approves £45m residential scheme

Lovell Partnerships has secured reserved matters planning permission for its 200-home Altcar Lane development in Leyland, following its purchase of the site from Homes England in March.

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BOOK NOW | Burnley: Building 10 years of growth

Join Place North West and Burnley Council at this special event in Manchester, which will showcase the latest housing, retail and student accommodation opportunities available in the growing Lancashire town.