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Littlewoods back on map with £17m boost

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Sarah Townsend

Developer Capital & Centric is reviving plans to redevelop Liverpool’s former Littlewoods building, and hopes to launch a construction tender and start on site this year following a cash injection from the city region.

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Liverpool’s Ovatus scheme up for sale  

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Sarah Townsend

The company that acquired 122 Old Hall Street, a curved building with a mirrored glass façade near the waterfront, and hatched plans to replace it with two residential towers including what would be the city’s tallest building at 50 storeys high, is selling the site.

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Liverpool zip wire spat deepens

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Dan Whelan

Engage Liverpool, a social enterprise representing an area containing more than 40,000 residents, has published an open letter to the city council opposing plans for the 400-metre zip wire, prompting its developer to hit back with claims the attraction would provide a much-needed boost to the local economy. 

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Mosaic plants flag in Liverpool

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Dan Whelan

Manchester-based planning consultant Mosaic Town Planning is to open a Liverpool office in Bruntwood’s 18-storey Plaza next week, as it aims to better support its growing roster of Merseyside clients and stamp its mark on the city region. 

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Rotheram unveils projects for £1.4bn govt bid

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Sarah Townsend

The proposed £70m Southport Theatre, the Shakespeare North Playhouse in Knowsley, a £60m packaging centre for Unilever in Wirral and a £600m hydrogen production programme in Halton are among schemes included in the Liverpool City Region’s latest funding bid to Whitehall.  

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Decision to be made on Roscoe Street site

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Dan Whelan

Liverpool City Council has granted consent to build 87 apartments in a four- to-seven-storey block on the corner of Roscoe Street and Oldham Place, a site that already has approval for 111 student flats proposed by the same applicant.