East Village Piccadilly

Government promises ‘independent and rigorous’ HS2 review

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Charlie Schouten

The fate of the multi-billion-pound high-speed rail project, and associated large-scale developments around Manchester and Crewe, will be decided by the autumn after the Government confirmed it has commissioned a review into “whether and how HS2 should proceed”.

Old Mill Sandbach Muller

Sandbach mixed-use scheme set for refusal again

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Charlie Schouten

Despite a series of changes, Muller’s New Cross Square development in Sandbach looks set to be refused again with Cheshire East planners reiterating their opposition to the mixed-use housing and retail project.

Liverpool ONE The Terrace

Agenda revealed for Future of Retail

The full line-up of speakers has been revealed for the Future of Retail conference on 12 September, including Intu Trafford Centre, McDonald's, Liverpool One, and Enterprise Nation.


Investor lined up for Eastlands arena

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Jessica Middleton-Pugh

Global venue developer and investor Oak View Group has been named as the backer potentially set to deliver a 20,000-capacity arena in Manchester's Eastlands.

Tom Hargreaves

My Place | Wigan

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There's more to Wigan than just pie shops: reinvigorating the high street and driving the night-time economy will need to be the catalyst to get wider development under way, writes Tom Hargreaves of Anderton Gables.

The Foundation Chester Business Park

Chester and Sale assets traded in £26m deal

Charlie Schouten

Offices at Chester Business Park and Dovecote Business Park in Sale have been sold as part of a wider £25.9m portfolio acquisition by the Regional REIT.

Morecambe Broadway Building

Broadway redevelopment completed in Morecambe

A building made up of 50 apartments has been completed on Morecambe Promenade, on the site of the former Broadway Hotel, built by local developer MH Stainton Homes.

Anwyl Connah's Quay Apartments

Anwyl kicks off Connah’s Quay build

Working with housing provider Clwyd Alyn, the Deeside-based contractor has started on a £3.1m scheme to deliver 30 retirement apartments in Connah’s Quay.

Redsun Wirral August 2019

Redsun adds to Bromborough industrial pipeline

In its latest application for the area off Riverbank Road, the developer has brought forward plans to build five industrial units totalling nearly 50,000 sq ft on a vacant site in Bromborough.

Queens Drive Flyover Liverpool

TfN bids for £700m roads funding

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Charlie Schouten

Schemes in Cumbria, Wigan, Cheadle, and Liverpool have all been put forward as part of a £700m funding pitch to the Government by Transport for the North.