Merseyside Update 2019 (45)

Rotheram unveils projects for £1.4bn govt bid

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Sarah Townsend

The proposed £70m Southport Theatre, the Shakespeare North Playhouse in Knowsley, a £60m packaging centre for Unilever in Wirral and a £600m hydrogen production programme in Halton are among schemes included in the Liverpool City Region’s latest funding bid to Whitehall.  

Roscoe Street

Decision to be made on Roscoe Street site

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Dan Whelan

Liverpool City Council has granted consent to build 87 apartments in a four- to-seven-storey block on the corner of Roscoe Street and Oldham Place, a site that already has approval for 111 student flats proposed by the same applicant. 

Lock & Key Liverpool Interior

Duke Street’s Lock & Key to expand

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Dan Whelan

The boutique hotel that occupies 15-17 Duke Street in Liverpool has been given the green light to expand its operations by occupying a grade two-listed building next door. 

Lidl Bromborough

Lidl seeks 60 new sites each year

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Sarah Townsend

The discount supermarket unveiled plans for a store in Belle Vale, Liverpool, as it kicked off a campaign to acquire sites for future development across the region and beyond.

Crash Rehearsal Studio

Crash rehearsal studios up for sale

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Dan Whelan

The Imperial Warehouses building on Davies Street in Liverpool, which has planning permission for an aparthotel, is being sold after its owner Mantra Homes was placed into receivership in January.

LMA Liverpool

Sign-off nears for LMA’s £15m Metquarter campus

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Dan Whelan

Liverpool Media Academy, a music and performing arts institution co-owned by singer Robbie Williams, is preparing to convert 17 former retail units at the Metquarter shopping centre into 50,000 sq ft of studios and teaching space.