Bridge Trading Estate

Bury trading estate changes hands

Property company Marnshaw has acquired the Bridge Trading Estate in Bury, from the Canal & River Trust for a headline consideration of £2.2m.

Daniel Strode Rachael Leather PWA Planning

PWA adds to Preston office

Lancashire-based planning consultancy PWA has made two new appointments to its Preston office, within a month of moving to larger premises.

Ged Fitzgerald

Fitzgerald’s duties spread between senior Liverpool staff

Various roles held by Ged Fitzgerald, chief executive of Liverpool City Council, have been re-allocated following his arrest on Monday as part of a long-running investigation into alleged irregularities relating to contract awards at Lancashire County Council.

Bridge Court Pin

Murphy on the move with 16,000 sq ft Pin deal

Global infrastructure specialist Murphy Group has expanded its Golborne office by relocating from an 8,000 sq ft Wigan Road office to a 16,000 sq ft building at Bridge Court in Stonecross Business Park.

MODULAR FUSION21

Wigan firm on board for modular builds framework

Huyton-based procurement service provider Fusion21 has announced the contractors successfully appointed to its national education modular buildings framework, which could be worth up to £225m over a four-year period.

AEW BTP Housing Team

AEW brings in BTP housing team

Manchester-based AEW Architects has set out its stall in the residential sector with the completion of a deal to bring in the housing team from Bernard Taylor Partnership.

Police arrest senior council figures

Four senior local government figures including leader of Lancashire and chief executive of Liverpool have been bailed by Lancashire Police until 19 June following arrests on Monday in connection with a long-running investigation into alleged irregularities relating to contract awards.