Blackpool Talbot Gateway Hotel CGI

Blackpool hunts for architect for Talbot Gateway campus

Dan Whelan

Blackpool Council is looking to appoint a design practice to draw up a masterplan for a higher education facility next to Blackpool North train station, as part of the ongoing regeneration of Talbot Gateway. 

Church Row Tower

Sloping Preston tower block approved

Sarah Townsend

The council has granted planning consent to a sloped 21-storey residential block containing 80 apartments in the city centre, and a redevelopment of a derelict former orphanage.

Lancaster University Engineering Building

Hawkins\Brown plots Lancaster engineering building

Charlie Schouten

Lancaster University has put forward plans to build a home for its chemical, mechanical, and electrical engineering faculties at its Bailrigg campus, designed by architect Hawkins\Brown.

Robert Barker

Jones Melling adds to architecture team

In its fifth hire in the last month, Robert Barker has joined the consultant as an architectural technician, bringing staff numbers up to 21.

cassidy + ashton

Enterprise Zone plans lodged in Blackpool

Outline proposals have been submitted for a first, 81-acre phase of development at Blackpool Airport Enterprise Zone, including close to 1m sq ft of industrial space, a sports village and a gateway access road.