JR Taylors St Annes

Fylde hunts consultancy for St Annes revamp 

Dan Whelan

The project involves reviewing the range of uses within the town centre, identifying new uses for empty units, and upgrading the Island to revitalise the seaside resort.

Liverpool

Commissioners named to oversee Liverpool’s new era

Neil Tague

Housing secretary Robert Jenrick has confirmed changes to the city’s governance and revealed the names of the Whitehall officials overseeing its operations over the next three years.

FourwaysHouse July 6

Cundall makes Northern Quarter move 

Dan Whelan

The engineering firm has signed for 5,000 sq ft at Pictet Alternative Advisors and XLB Property’s Fourways on the corner of Hilton Street and Tariff Street, relocating from 6,000 sq ft at Manchester One on Portland Street. 

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IN FOCUS | MPs flag issues with Govt planning reforms

Julia Hatmaker and Sarah Townsend

The Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee is far from impressed with housing secretary Robert Jenrick’s white paper, intended as the foundation for forthcoming legislation announced in the Queen’s Speech.

Extra MSA Service Station Warrington

Green Belt concerns thwart £75m Warrington scheme 

Dan Whelan

The local authority’s planning committee went against officers’ recommendations and blocked Extra MSA’s plans for a service station and 100-bedroom hotel off junction 11 of the M62. 

One First Street

Auto Trader grows presence ahead of move

The car sales giant is to expand its Manchester footprint from 60,000 sq ft to 76,000 sq ft at No. 1 First Street as it awaits a relocation to 80,000 sq ft in the estate’s next major office block.

WInter Gardens Hotel Kewdeal

Winter Gardens hotel signed off

Sarah Townsend

Blackpool Council’s has unanimously approved plans by developer Kewdeal for a 160-bedroom hotel and 94-space car park next to the landmark venue.

Jennifer Rowland Public Sector PLC

Public Sector Plc expands development team

Sarah Townsend

The consultancy and asset manager has hired Jennifer Rowland as development manager, having promoted Kate Howe to development director in February.