Bury Town Hall

Bury eyes estate consolidation

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Dan Whelan

The council is to launch an agile working pilot as part of a longer term strategy to consolidate its estate that could include the sale of some of its buildings. 

Seashell Trust School

Stockport to debate GMSF withdrawal

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Dan Whelan

The council may back out of work to prepare the Greater Manchester Spatial Framework over concerns that the Government's forthcoming planning reforms would render any framework out of date soon after adoption. 

Andy Burnham, Mayor of Greater Manchester

GMSF timeframe revised on Covid-19

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Sarah Townsend

The latest version of the long-awaited Greater Manchester Spatial Framework will be published for consultation in November, and is intended to form part of the city-region's wider response to the impact of the pandemic on local development.

Altrincham Grafton Centre August 2018

Trafford rethinks Grafton Centre plans on Covid

Dan Whelan

The council had been looking for a development partner to regenerate the 81,000 sq ft retail complex in Altrincham town centre but has shelved the plans, instead appointing consultancy CBRE to conduct an appraisal on the impact of the pandemic on the scheme.