Chris Wong Gillespies

Gillespies hires from Studio Egret West

Landscape architecture and urban design practice Gillespies has expanded its team with the appointment of Chris Wong as a principal urban designer.

Alderley Park No 15 Office

MIPIM | Alderley Park targets 2019 for 150,000 sq ft refurb

Work is on schedule for completion in January on the £28m redevelopment of the former oncology research buildings cluster within Alderley Park, a project that will bring 150,000 sq ft of space aimed at tech companies to the Cheshire market.

Redsun Aviator Unit B Main Entrance

Redsun in for Hooton Park planning

The developer has submitted a detailed application for 450,000 sq ft of new build industrial space at Hooton Park, Ellesmere Port, in a scheme billed as Aviator.


Occupier talks advance as MA6NITUDE moves on

DB Symmetry and Pochin’s, the developers of the Cheshire industrial park, are confident of securing deals for the next two buildings at MA6NITUDE, which are recommended for approval at Cheshire East’s strategic planning board meeting next week.

Northwich Masterplan Area

Northwich high on CWAC’s February agenda

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Cheshire West & Chester’s cabinet will next week be asked to approve a public consultation on the development of Northwich’s Weaver Square, and a budget of £1.3m to aid lettings at Barons Quay, the town’s flagship retail scheme.

Images 2017

Top CGIs of 2017

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Jessica Middleton-Pugh

The year featured a range of eclectic proposals; the spate of high-rise projects planned in city centres continued, and images also emerged of some small but beautifully formed designs which, here's hoping, are due to start on site in 2018.

Cheshire East launches consultants framework

The local authority has issued a contract notice, highlighting its intention to create a consultants framework worth up to £3.8m to support construction activity.  


Councils seek design team for history centres

Cheshire West & Chester and its neighbouring local authority Cheshire East have launched procurement for a design team to deliver proposed history centres in Chester and Crewe.