Mayfield Food Fair Artist Impression April 2017

The month in property | April

Neil Tague

U+I boss Richard Upton’s an impressive character, with an intense style of public speaking that puts one in mind of Terrance Stamp. So even if the ‘meanwhile’ use for the former Mayfield station didn’t look good, he’d manage to big it up.

Tony Lenehan Styles&Wood

Styles & Wood builds profit as service lines added

The interiors business this morning reported its full year results for 2016, a year in which profit before tax climbed 49.4% to £3.54m despite an overall fall in revenue of 8.9% to £104.7m.

Salford Sports Centre

Salford warehouse to become indoor sports centre

Graystone Action Sports Academy has submitted a planning application to Salford City Council to develop the 35,000 sq ft site into a sports centre, which will include trampolines, foam pits and a half pipe.

Sellafield goes to market for construction partners

Sellafield, the organisation responsible for decommissioning the former Windscale and Calder Hall nuclear sites in Cumbria, is to hold a bidders day on 28 April as it seeks to appoint four construction partners to deliver key projects over the next 20 years.

Middlewich Marina

Middlewich Marina set for approval

Green4Development’s proposal for a mixed-use scheme including up to 137 homes and a 12-berth marina is being considered at Cheshire East’s planning meeting on Wednesday.