GSK ‘no longer needs additional capacity’ at Cumbria

Pharmaceuticals giant GSK has shelved plans to build a £350m drugs manufacturing facility at its base in Ulverston, Cumbria, as well as warning investors that it may be ready to sell on the site as part of its disposal of a whole arm of the business.

Woodhouse Colliery WCM

Coal mining proposal for Whitehaven

A planning application has been submitted for Woodhouse Colliery, a coal mine at the Marchon Works site close to Whitehaven, Cumbria.

Billy Interior

Watch This Space starts work on Billy’s

Property development and regeneration company, Watch This Space, has started on the conversion of the former grade two-listed Duke William pub in Staveley into a co-working development for creatives, known as Billy’s Space.

Chancerygate Carlisle Sites Map March 2017

Chancerygate starts to release Carlisle plots

Industrial developer Chancerygate has brought two sites to market on behalf of Carlisle City Council, the first under its asset management agreement with the local authority which began late last year.

LSH Stephen Gayle

LSH makes senior promotions

Lambert Smith Hampton has restructured its leadership team in the North West, promoting Gayle Taylor and Stephen Proudley to newly-created positions which means they will share responsibility for running the three offices in the region.