Cumbria seeks extra care partner

Cumbria County Council has launched the search for a social housing development partner for a housing and care facility in Workington.

Story Homes overturns village project on appeal

Planning and design consultancy Barton Willmore has secured planning permission at appeal for a new housing development in the village of Lazonby, near Penrith in Cumbria, on behalf of Story Homes.

Cumbrian residential development completes

Home Group has completed the first phase of a scheme to transform a flood-damaged area of Cockermouth in Cumbria and work is underway on the second phase.

Willmott Dixon wins £147m repair work

Home Group has awarded Willmott Dixon Partnerships a seven year contract that includes delivering repairs and maintenance to 9,700 homes in the North West.

Carlisle housing site on market

Carlisle City Council hopes to raise around £4.5m from the sale of land at the Raffles estate to a registered social housing provider.

Vinci lands £9m housing contract

Barrow Council has appointed the provider of facilities management services for maintenance work on its social housing stock.