Cumbria local govt rejig proposals jostle for sign-off

Sarah Townsend

Consultations are underway on four competing bids to reorganise local government in Cumbria and parts of Lancashire, to improve service delivery and simplify boundaries between councils and places.

Blackpool Central Masterplan

Blackpool consults on Towns Fund schemes 

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Dan Whelan

Nikal’s £300m Blackpool Central leisure scheme, a link road at the town's airport enterprise zone and a community sports village in Revoe are among the projects earmarked to benefit from the £39.5m of Government funding.

Stanley Park Golf Club Plans

Contentious Adrenalin World plan edges closer 

Dan Whelan

Stanley Park golf course in Blackpool is to be reduced to nine holes in September from 18, as Holmes Investment Properties prepares to redevelop 39 acres into a £45m indoor adventure park. 

Liverpool Aerial October 2019

Liverpool councillors challenge mayoral model

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Neil Tague

The future of the city council's leadership structure is to be discussed at an extraordinary council meeting on Wednesday, as Liberal Democrat councillors called for a full consultation on the city’s governance following the arrest of mayor Joe Anderson in December.

Eden Project North Grimshaw

Funding boost for Eden Project North

Neil Tague

The Lancashire Enterprise Partnership has committed £1.2m to help cover costs as a planning application is progressed for the Morecambe attraction.