Abbey Cinema Wavertree

Lidl pulls Wavertree plans on listing  

Dan Whelan

Heritage conservationists appear to have won the battle to preserve the Abbey Cinema on Church Road North after the supermarket giant withdrew its plans to demolish the building in light of it being granted grade two-listed status. 

Abbey Cinema Wavertree

Lidl scuppered by Abbey Cinema listing 

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Dan Whelan

The discount supermarket chain is being forced to rethink its plans for a store in Wavertree after Historic England slapped a grade two listing on a building the company planned to demolish. 

Minister to review plans for Liverpool port road

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Sarah Townsend

Baroness Vere has agreed to examine a report produced last year by consultancy Arup on behalf of Sefton Council, which sets out alternatives to building a controversial link road between Switch Island and Princess Way.

St Helens Glass Futures

Network Space puts plans in for Glass Futures

Dan Whelan

The developer has submitted its planning application for the 160,000 sq ft glass research and innovation facility in St Helens, and contractor Bowmer + Kirkland has been appointed to build the first phase. 

Halsnead Garden Village

Land Trust to take on Halsnead green space

Neil Tague

The national land management charity has signed a collaboration agreement with Knowsley Council that will see it take ownership and manage green infrastructure and drainage network at Halsnead Garden Village.