Kirkby Cinema

Combined authority pumps further cash into Kirkby

Neil Tague

Liverpool City Region Combined Authority has agreed an additional investment of £2.8m to support the second phase of Knowsley Council’s Kirkby town centre regeneration programme.

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Peel’s Wirral Waters office starts on site

Sarah Townsend

Contractor GMI Construction has started building the 34,000 sq ft office block on Liverpool’s Tower Road South, a scheme now renamed ‘Hythe’ after the Old English for ‘a landing place or small harbour for ships or boats’.

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ECF, St Helens ink 20-year development agreement

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Sarah Townsend

English Cities Fund, the consortium of Muse Developments, Legal & General and Homes England, and St Helens Council have committed to regenerating the Merseyside town, including delivering a potential £200m mixed-use scheme.

Lawrence Kenwright

Signature ends tumultuous year with opening

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Dan Whelan

The hotel developer and operator is to open the grade two-listed Rainhill Hall in St Helens after converting it into a 47-bedroom hotel and wedding venue, following a year of financial difficulty for the wider group.


MCI, Torus buy St Helens industrial site

Sarah Townsend

The developer, part of housebuilder Keepmoat Homes, with regeneration specialist Torus, has acquired a vacant site at Lancots Lane to redevelop into 63 homes.


Green light for reworked Mersey Reach

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Neil Tague

Chancerygate's refreshed plans for industrial space at the former Peerless refinery site on Dunnings Bridge Road have secured the go-ahead from Sefton’s planning committee.