Wirral set to approve 350 homes

A housing scheme on a former school and a mixed-use development of an ex-bingo hall site are to go before Wirral Council’s planning committee next Friday with recommendations for approval.

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Orbit outlines further plans at Academy Business Park

Orbit Developments has submitted a planning application for a petrol station, coffee shop and retail kiosk at Academy Business Park in Knowsley as work continues at the site’s speculative 220,000 sq ft distribution centre.

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Consent secured for Runcorn manufacturer

Nexus Planning, supported by building consultancy Black Cat, has secured planning permission for Sandon Global’s new headquarters at the Manor Park Industrial Estate in Runcorn.

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Seybourne buys in Knowsley

A Seybourne Estates business has acquired Image Business Park on Knowsley Industrial Park in Liverpool for £3.5m.

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Wirral hits back at Javid intervention

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Jessica Middleton-Pugh

Following a letter from communities secretary Sajid Javid confirming his intention to intervene over Wirral’s lack of Local Plan, the council's leader has responded, stating “Javid and his Tory colleagues are dead wrong… Wirral is not going to accept Whitehall bureaucrats”.