Warrington Palmyra Square Aparthotel

Priestley kicks off £3.2m Warrington aparthotel

Sarah Townsend

The developer’s contracting arm has begun work to transform a grade two-listed former post office on Palmyra Square into 21 hotel apartments, approved last year.

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SURVEY: Vertical Salary Review 2021

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Cheshire Junction Dusk LR High Street Group

Dispute prompts contractor shake-up at Cheshire Junction

Sarah Townsend

Developer High Street Group is looking for a contractor to complete its stalled £50m residential scheme in Warrington while it awaits the outcome of a legal case between itself and Nobles Construction, which stopped work at the site in November.

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SURVEY: Vertical Salary Review 2021

Vertical Recruitment and Place North West have teamed up for the fourth Vertical Salary Review of North West property and construction professionals.

Stepping Stones Nursery

Warrington nursery gets underway

Sarah Townsend

Main contractor Whitfield & Brown has begun work on site to build the Stepping Stones Day Nursery in Great Sankey, Warrington, a £1.9m contract.

Cruden Construction

Cruden creditor prospects remain bleak  

Dan Whelan

Only a fraction of the £6m that debtors owe the collapsed construction firm has been realised to date, and its administrators say the outlook for unsecured creditors owed £7.5m is “unclear”. 

Cheshire Junction Dusk LR High Street Group

Delays hit High Street’s £50m Cheshire Junction

Sarah Townsend

Completion of the residential development in central Warrington has been pushed back several months to early next year as construction work pauses while the developer reviews its delivery programme.

Super W Tungsten

Tungsten wins approval for Warrington shed 

Dan Whelan

Construction of Super W, a 244,000 sq ft industrial unit on the site of the former Travis Perkins distribution hub on Appleton Thorn Trading Estate, is to begin next month and complete in Q3.