Assura sets directors share targets

The primary healthcare landlord has granted share awards to Jonathan Murphy, finance director, and Andrew Darke, property director, tied to performance targets.

Assura ‘untouched by Brexit’

Assura acquired 30 medical centres for £65.4m in the first three months of its financial year and has a further £105m of acquisitions in solicitors' hands.

Newsquest signs for 10,000 sq ft

The newspaper group, whose titles include the Warrington Guardian, has agreed a 10-year lease with landlord DIB Partnership on 10,000 sq ft at 4 Cygnet Court on the edge of Warrington town centre.

Fred Done adds to Birchwood holdings

BE Group, acting on behalf of Frankel Brow, a company of Betfred’s Fred Done, has purchased Millennium Business Park in Warrington for £2.1m from an unnamed private vendor.

Illness forces Assura chief to resign

Graham Roberts has stepped down as chief executive of the Warrington-based healthcare property developer and investor to concentrate on his battle with cancer.

St Modwen brings industrial park to market

St Modwen has instructed investment agents at Lambert Smith Hampton to dispose of Trident Business Park in Birchwood, setting the asking price at £8.75m, which would reflect a net initial yield of 7.73%.

Assura directors sell £100,000 in shares

One director and one senior manager have sold shares in Assura, the primary care property investor and developer based in Warrington, a week after reporting strong annual results.