Cinema operator secured for Warrington town centre

Jessica Middleton-Pugh

Cineworld is understood to be the anchor for the Bridge Street Quarter regeneration scheme in Warrington, with the council and Muse Developments' investment in the project set to almost double to £107m to allow for a 2,000-seat cinema with IMAX.

Land Trust responds to landfill grant plans

Birchwood-based national land management charity, the Land Trust, has responded to government plans to consider new options to change the Landfill Communities Fund.

John McCall revamps gateway blocks

John McCall Architects has received planning permission on behalf of Golden Gates Housing Trust to retrofit green energy systems to five housing blocks in Warrington.

Coastal Communities cash for Fleetwood and Sankey

More than £2.2m in government funding is to be invested on developing a chain of attractions along the Fleetwood coastline, and attracting new businesses to the Sankey Canal between Widnes and Warrington.

Carillion snaps up Belfry’s EcoPod

Warrington-based Belfry Group has signed a collaboration agreement with the energy division of construction giant Carillion to exclusively market and install its EcoPod heating system worldwide.

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