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Price’s Candle Factory flats built

Sarah Townsend

A scheme to redevelop the grade two-listed former candle factory in Bromborough, Wirral, into 22 homes has completed.

Parr Mount Court

Torus moves on pair of Merseyside schemes

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Dan Whelan

The housing provider has won approval for 24 homes in Knowsley, and wants to demolish flats at Parr Mount Court in St Helens to redevelop that site as a further residential project. 

Matalan HQ Knowsley 1

Matalan eyes sale-and-leaseback of Galaxy HQ

The discount fashion and homeware retailer is seeking to raise £29m from the sale of its headquarters at Knowsley Industrial Park, among other measures to shore up its finances amid the pandemic.

Merseyside Police HQ 1

Merseyside Police £48m hub tops out

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Dan Whelan

Contractor Willmott Dixon has completed the steel frame of the 137,000 sq ft police headquarters north of Liverpool city centre, which is scheduled to open in September 2021. 

Aintree Hospital

Bam on site at £15m Aintree hospital 

Dan Whelan

The contractor has started phase one of a project to refurbish a 10-storey ward block on Lower Lane, having been appointed by the hospital's NHS trust. 

Aldi St Modwen Newton Le Willows

St Modwen reaches final phase of £100m Vulcan Works

Dan Whelan

The developer has won planning approval from St Helens Council for 90 homes as part its Vulcan Works development in Newton-le-Willows on the site of the former locomotive manufacturer which closed in 1962.

Platinum Court

Infrared’s Platinum Court fully let

Vehicle repair firm the Vella Group has signed to take a 15,700 sq ft unit at Infrared Capital Partner's Knowsley industrial complex on a 10-year lease as it looks to increase its North West presence.