Altrincham Market

IN FOCUS | Hospitality dusts itself down ahead of reopening

Dan Whelan

After months of uncertainty, Boris Johnson yesterday confirmed an end to the sector’s enforced “hibernation” by announcing bars, restaurants and hotels can reopen from 4 July, but hospitality professionals are wary despite this positive step. 

Birchwood Park Cheshire Science Corridor

‘Shovel-ready’ projects line up for Govt funding

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Sarah Townsend

Several towns and cities plan to tap into the Government’s latest offer of funding to progress property and infrastructure schemes, with council-led partnerships in Blackpool, Wyre, Cheshire and Warrington among those readying bids.

Time Square Cineworld

Latest occupier signs at £142m Time Square

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Dan Whelan

Gravity Active Entertainment, a family entertainment provider with sites in Leeds, Milton Keynes and Norwich, has become the latest tenant to commit to the Warrington retail and leisure scheme with a 31,000 sq ft leasing deal. 

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Chester’s Northgate scheme under review

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Dan Whelan

The meandering saga of the £70m mixed-use project has taken another turn with Cheshire West & Chester Council’s cabinet asked to agree to a "revised financing arrangement" in light of the pandemic. 

Commercial Photography By David Laslett

COMMENT | How does Warrington cope in a downturn?

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With the launch of the Warrington Annual Property Review postponed until later in the year, we looked at historic data from the past 22 years to explore how resilient the town’s economy is to economic shock, writes Vince Sandwell, managing director of BE Group.

Stanlow HyNet Aerial

Region’s low-carbon energy cluster scoops funding

Sarah Townsend

A project to map out the UK’s first net zero carbon industrial cluster by 2040, located in the North West and incorporating the HyNet hydrogen and carbon capture storage plant near Ellesmere Port, has received Government grants to spur its delivery.