Minister to review plans for Liverpool port road

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Sarah Townsend

Baroness Vere has agreed to examine a report produced last year by consultancy Arup on behalf of Sefton Council, which sets out alternatives to building a controversial link road between Switch Island and Princess Way.

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LJMU’s £64m Copperas Hill completes

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Sarah Townsend

The university has almost finished its long-awaited redevelopment of a 3.5-acre gateway site next to Liverpool Lime Street station into a students’ centre and sports building.

Everton Stadium East Stand

Everton stadium unanimously approved 

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Dan Whelan

The club has taken a huge step towards realising its ambition to relocate from Goodison Park to a 53,000-capacity stadium at Bramley-Moore Dock in Liverpool, after councillors brushed aside heritage-related concerns and granted the scheme planning consent.  

Delays in store for Port of Liverpool link road

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Sarah Townsend

Plans for a new road between Switch Island and Princess Way to improve access to the port and bypass the existing A5036 have suffered setbacks due to ongoing ground investigations and the impact of Covid-19.

Peel Energy Cenrte Sherwood Street

Peel’s Liverpool energy centre signed off

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Sarah Townsend

The developer is building a facility to provide low carbon heat and hot water to up to 9,000 homes and 4m sq ft of commercial space, on a site between Great Howard Street and Sherwood Street.