HCA Lancaster Illustrative Masterplan

HCA submits plan for 77 homes in Lancaster

The Homes & Communities Agency has submitted a hybrid planning application to Lancaster City Council to build on an 8.5-acre site at Royal Albert Farm, after it withdrew an application in 2015.

Kirkham Story Homes 1

Kirkham residential consultation underway

Story Homes and Hollins Strategic Land are in discussions with stakeholders and residents before they submit a reserved matters planning application later in autumn for 170 homes.

LCR SHELMA SREA

Liverpool edges towards spatial framework

Comments (3)

Neil Tague

Liverpool City Region Combined Authority and West Lancashire Council have published a draft Strategic Housing and Employment Land Market Assessment, a key stage in putting together its Single Spatial Framework to guide development up to 2037.

Morecambe Aldi

Enlarged Aldi approved in Morecambe

Lancaster City Council has granted planning permission for a replacement Aldi food store on the supermarket’s current site on Marine Road West, close to Morecambe town centre.

Cuerden

South Ribble approves 160-acre Cuerden plan

Comments (2)

Lancashire County Council, Maple Grove and Brookhouse Group have gained planning consent for a 2.2m sq ft development at the Cuerden site near Bamber Bridge, including a 350,000 sq ft unit to be occupied by furniture giant Ikea.

Porsche Carnforth View From M6

Plans in for Porsche showroom

Parker & Parker, operator of Porsche Centre Kendal, has made a major step forward in its long-held wish to upgrade to a larger site with the submission of a planning application for a site in Carnforth.

Westmorland Shopping Centre

Praxis buys Westmorland Shopping Centre for £7.1m

Commenting on the purchase, Gary Roberts, managing director of Praxis, defended the future of physical stores in the face of the rise of e-commerce, and described the current state of the retail industry as “Darwinism in action”.

UCLan New Square The Vision For The New Student Centre

Plans in for £60m UCLan centrepiece

Comments (1)

The University of Central Lancashire’s £200m regeneration has taken another step forward, with the submission of a planning application for its Student Centre and Civic Square project.