Wavertree Aquatics Centre

Wavertree Aquatics to reopen after delays

Chloé Vaughan

Following the closure of one of the pools in April last year, repair works have completed and the sports facility is set to reopen on Monday 9 March.

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Muse’s Birkenhead regeneration vision approved

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Dan Whelan

Wirral Growth Company, a joint venture between the council and Muse Developments, has been given the go ahead for a £1bn project to regenerate Birkenhead town centre with planning applications for the commercial district expected this June.

Birkenhead Ritz Cinema Proposals

VPP Construction buys former Ritz cinema site

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Dan Whelan

The Wirral-based contractor has acquired a 0.6-acre plot on Conway Street in Birkenhead town centre for a sum believed to be around £2m and will construct a seven-storey apartment block made up of 132 apartments with a start on site expected in May.

Knowsley Business Park Orbit

Knowsley business park due for consent

Dan Whelan

Orbit Investments' plans for an industrial development, made up of 15 units totalling 100,000 sq ft, have been recommended for approval.

Morrisons Kirkby

Ground breaks on retail development in Kirkby

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Chloé Vaughan

After 20 years of failed attempts at retail-led redevelopment in the town centre, GMI Construction has started work on behalf of Knowsley Council to create a 45,000 sq ft Morrisons, petrol station, car park, 20,000 sq ft Home Bargains and a KFC.