No8 First Street

Cladding contractor replaced on No8 First Street

Collapsed contractor Lakesmere has been replaced on Carillion’s delayed No8 First Street project. Altrincham-based contractor FK is understood to have taken on the office’s cladding package.

Angelgate saga laid bare in administrators’ report

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Charlie Schouten

A report has revealed the collapsed developer of the stalled Angelgate residential project in Manchester spent £28.7m of buyers’ money before construction work had even begun, with administrators unable to determine how the money had been used.

Ey Report

Economic rebalancing before 2020 unlikely, says EY

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Efforts by government to rebalance the UK economy are thus far failing to make an impact, with EY’s UK Regional Economic Forecast reporting a slight increase in geographic imbalance between the South and the rest of the country – an imbalance it expects to grow between now and 2020.

Carrington And Trafford Waters

Peel pursues legal battle over Carrington consent

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Jessica Middleton-Pugh and Neil Tague

Peel is continuing to call for a judicial review into the approval of rival developer Himor’s mixed-use Future Carrington scheme in Trafford, despite its request being rejected by a High Court judge.