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Over the past year it seems the only story able to break through wall-to-wall Brexit coverage has been the growing housing crisis, writes Jaimie Ferguson of Optimised Environments. Getting town centre developments right could be part of the answer.

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Children’s charity plans Cheshire expansion

The Children’s Adventure Farm Trust has submitted plans for refurbishment and the development of a new wing at its Millington site with a funding drive due to start if planning permission is secured.

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Crewe retail scheme faces second refusal

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Clowes Developments has said it is "surprised and disappointed" after Cheshire East planners recommended its retail project in Crewe for refusal for a second time, citing a lack of engagement from the council.


Pochin’s hands over Radius HQ

Radius Payment Solutions has opened its £14m headquarters at Crewe Business Park, a project delivered by Pochin’s and designed by AEW.

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Crewe car park wins through, Aldi refused

Cheshire East Council’s strategic planning board has granted planning permission for a six-storey car park behind the Royal Hotel, close to Crewe station, while the supermarket's plans at University Way have been rejected.

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Resi approved at former Northwich council office

Galliford Try Partnerships’ £10.8m proposal for a former council office site on Watling Street, Northwich, has been given the go-ahead by Cheshire West & Chester Council. 

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Approval sought to progress Macc projects

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Cheshire East’s cabinet will next week be asked to approve the appointment of contractors for improvements at Macclesfield Leisure Centre and for public realm in the town centre’s Castle Street.

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Holmes Chapel business park in for planning

Wilmslow developer Aus-Bore has launched marketing on its Manor Point business park scheme in Holmes Chapel, which is expected to go before Cheshire East's planning committee in December.