Rishi Sunak At His Desk

Self-employed support ‘not perfect, but bold’

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Dan Whelan

The Government has announced a much-anticipated income support scheme for the self-employed to give similar protection to other workers during the coronavirus pandemic, a move which has led to calls for further closures of construction sites.

Oaklands Homes

Redrow secures consent for next phase at Ledsham

Chloé Vaughan

The housebuilder’s application for 272 homes in its next phase of work at Ledsham Garden Village in Little Sutton has been given the go-ahead by Cheshire West & Chester Council.

M018 Bengal Street

Work starts on Kompany-backed Ancoats apartments

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Dan Whelan

Contractor JRL has arrived on site to undertake enabling works for the 75-apartment development being brought forward by M4nchester Two, an SPV formed by ex-Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany and Northern Group's Nathan Ezair. 

CIS Tower Full Simpson Haugh February 2020

Approval for £150m CIS Tower overhaul

Chloé Vaughan

Castlebrooke Investments has gained approval on plans for the refurbishment and expansion of the grade two-listed tower in Manchester, adding 94,000 sq ft to bring the building up to 714,000 sq ft.

Multiply Logistics North

Supermarkets turn to industrial sector to manage surge

Chloé Vaughan

Warehouse demand has risen across the region from supermarkets and grocers to deal with the surge in demand caused by the coronavirus. Marks & Spencer, Aldi and Sainsbury’s are among those searching for vacant warehouses.