Winsford Industrial Estate Masterplan

Contractor appointed for £5m Winsford infrastructure job

Sarah Townsend

The expansion of Winsford Industrial Estate is progressing with the appointment of civil engineering firm AE Yates to deliver a £5m package of infrastructure works, including new roads and landscaping to unlock further land for development.

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Green light for The Depot final phase

Dan Whelan

The last project at Rowlinson’s redevelopment of the former Stagecoach site on Princess Road in Moss Side, a five-storey retirement living scheme totalling 40 apartments, has been approved by Manchester City Council.  

Stretford Mall

Essoldo cinema set for Stretford return

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Dan Whelan

A fresh guise of the 1930s Stretford cinema could find a semi-permanent home on the top floor of Stretford Mall car park, if plans from an outdoor events company are approved by the local council.

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Euan Kellie adds associate

Sarah Townsend

Consultancy Euan Kellie Property Solutions has appointed Alice Fitton as senior planner, growing the team to six people.

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Manchester housing company set for final sign-off

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Sarah Townsend

The city council expects to gain approval on Wednesday to set up a company to deliver at least 500 homes each year until 2025, including affordable and private tenure units, and reduce the budget for projects such as the Town Hall refurbishment.

MECD

Balfour Beatty grows order book 20% on HS2

Dan Whelan

The construction giant is "well positioned" to navigate the financial impact of Covid-19, in part because it grew its order book value by 20% in the first five months of 2020, it said in a trading update.

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The Ivy to open in Liverpool

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Dan Whelan

Troia, the group behind the chain of upmarket bars and restaurants, is to open a Liverpool outlet at the grade two-listed former Bank of Liverpool and Il Palazzo office building on Water Street. 

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Northwich Market set to be demolished following fire

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Sarah Townsend

Cheshire West and Chester Council has applied to demolish the town’s outdoor market after a fire in January and intends to consult with residents and businesses on redevelopment plans for the site, which falls within the Weaver Square masterplan.  

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Law firms name Manchester partners

Sarah Townsend

Eversheds and DAC Beachcroft grew their North West real estate departments with appointments including Dan Kendall and Dave Cogan in residential development at DAC Beachcroft, and two promotions.

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Mayor urges action over Skyline cladding snub

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Dan Whelan

Mayor of Salford Paul Dennett has asked the Greater Manchester Combined Authority to write to the secretary of state to question the Government’s decision not to fund the removal of unsafe cladding from a local building.