Tritax Cronton Colliery

Tritax opens consultation on Cronton Colliery

Dan Whelan

Logistics developer Tritax Symmetry, part of Tritax Big Box Reit, is inviting input for its “once-in-a-lifetime opportunity” to redevelop the disused colliery in Knowsley into a 1m sq ft employment site and 65-acre country park. 

Haydock Point road entrance

Peel L&P fights for £165m Haydock Point

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Dan Whelan

The developer will ask that its undetermined plans for a 1.8m sq ft industrial scheme in St Helens be considered alongside four North West logistics projects called in by the Government in May, while also resubmitting plans to the council in the hope of securing local approval. 

Wirral Waters One August 2019

Wirral to delay local plan delivery

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Sarah Townsend

The council has informed the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government that it needs extra time to submit its long-awaited local plan, despite pledging to meet the June deadline earlier this summer.

Barncroft By Anwyl And Magenta

Barncroft extra care scheme completes

Sarah Townsend

Anwyl Partnerships, part of North Wales-based housebuilder Anwyl Group, has completed a £3.4m extra care scheme in Pensby, Wirral, and handed it over to operator Magenda Living.

Crab Steet Apartments St Helens

Flats plotted for St Helens pub site

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Dan Whelan

The Travellers Rest on Crab Street, north of the town centre, closed in 2008 before being demolished. Plans to build 61 apartments at the site have now been submitted to the council. 

Daresbury Project Violet

Willmott Dixon chosen for Daresbury’s Project Violet

Sci-Tech Daresbury has confirmed the appointment of the contractor to deliver the £15m three-building development, which will offer a total of 42,000 sq ft for science and technology-focused businesses.

Halsnead Garden Village

Setback for part of Knowsley garden village 

Neil Tague

Stewart Milne Homes has withdrawn its application for 225 homes in Halsnead after it was recommended for refusal by the council, leaving a hybrid application from Bloor Homes and Maro for 123 homes at the same site the sole item in front of the planning committee tomorrow.