Blackpool King Street CPO

Blackpool eyes CPO for rest of Talbot Gateway

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Dan Whelan

The council plans to exercise compulsory purchase powers to acquire land around King Street, close to Blackpool North train station, to pave the way for a 215,000 sq ft office scheme for an unnamed potential occupier.

Redrow Chorley

Redrow buys land in Chorley

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Dan Whelan

The housebuilder has acquired a 14-acre plot off Royton Drive in Whittle-le-Woods near Chorley for an undisclosed sum and aims to start work on a 34-home project later this year. 

Lancaster House Convent

Sisters act to sell Wigan convent  

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Dan Whelan

The Sisters of Notre Dame Namur, who live at Lancaster House convent close to Parbold Village near Wigan, want to sell the property to a developer, after securing outline consent for a 70-unit care village at the site.