Blakey Moor Terrace Blackburn

Blackburn to approve F&B units for £3.8m revamp

Dan Whelan

Blakey Moor Terrace, a row of Victorian buildings in the Northgate area of the town, is to be revamped as part of the council’s plans to regenerate the town centre.

Blackpool Central Station Masterplan December 2018

Blackpool progresses trio of major schemes 

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Dan Whelan

Stanley Park Golf Club’s redevelopment, construction of a 40,000 sq ft factory in the airport enterprise zone, and compulsory purchase powers to accelerate the £300m Blackpool Central leisure scheme, have been voted forward by the council.

Houndshill Extension

Blackpool readies £25m Future High Streets bid

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Dan Whelan

The council aims to submit a bid to the £1bn Government fund and has outlined 11 schemes it would help fund, including the extension of Houndshill Shopping Centre and the redevelopment of the Old Post Office into a hotel.   

Countryside Burnley Homes

Countryside successful in Burnley after plans tweaked

Dan Whelan

Plans for 117 homes across 12 acres in Briercliffe, north-east of Burnley town centre, have been approved after the developer scaled back its proposal following refusal last November. 

Uclan Student Centre Tops Out

UcLan’s £60m student centre tops out

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Dan Whelan

The University of Central Lancashire’s 80,000 sq ft facility in Preston, part of a £200m masterplan, is due to complete next year, now main contractor Bowmer + Kirkland has finished the steel frame. 

HBD Barnfield Preston East 3

HBD and Barnfield to deliver Preston East shed

Dan Whelan

The joint venture has been granted permission to build a 75,000 sq ft industrial unit as part of an 18-acre development known as East, off  the M6 north-east of Preston.