Ormskirk Housing Plans

Lidl to open in Ormskirk as mixed-use plans approved

Developer Citypark’s plans for a mixed-use development featuring 51 affordable homes, a Lidl store, and six commercial units on the former Atkinson & Kirby site in Ormskirk have been given the go-ahead by West Lancashire Council.

Mulbury Euxton Chorley

Mulbury puts in plans for three housing sites

Residential developer Mulbury has submitted planning applications for three affordable housing developments in Chorley, Clitheroe, and Tyldesley, totalling 114 homes.

David Ward Lovell

Lovell appoints MD for the North

Altrincham-based housebuilder Lovell has hired David Ward from Keepmoat Group to be its managing director for the North, in a newly-created role. 

De Pol Wyre Great Eccleston Masterplan

Wyre consults on Great Eccleston masterplan

Wyre Council and planner De Pol have launched a consultation on a 44-acre agricultural site to the west of Great Eccleston which could accommodate nearly 385 homes, a health centre, employment space, and a primary school.

Canal Quarter Drone Lancaster

Progress on Lancaster Local Plan delayed

The planning inspector overseeing Lancaster’s Local Plan has delayed examination into the draft, which had been scheduled for January, due to the council not delivering evidence on time and consulting on amends to the plan after it had been submitted.

Lancashire landowners look to sell at Whyndyke

Northern Trust and Closelink have appointed Savills to market the Whyndyke garden village site outside Blackpool, having this summer secured consent for 1,400 homes at the project.

Victoria Mill Burnley

UCLan targets 2,000 students for Burnley campus

The University of Central Lancashire has announced it is working with Burnley Council to bring forward a plan for developing new student accommodation, to support its ambitions to attract 2,000 students to the town by 2021.