Peel’s £1bn Trafford Waters plan back before planning committee

Peel Land and Property’s £1 billion Trafford Waters vision will go back before council planners next week.Trafford Council originally approved the ambitious project, which includes approximately 750,000 sq ft of office space and 3,000 new homes, in 2016.The local authority’s planning and development management committee will meet next Thursday (22 November) to ... Read More...

Hotel operator announced for Liverpool’s Paddington Village

Accor Hotels has been selected for a £35 million joint Novotel hotel and aparthotel at Liverpool's Paddington Village scheme.Located opposite the new Royal Liverpool Hospital, the 18-storey building will be a “beacon” for Knowledge Quarter Liverpool (KQ Liverpool) when lit at night.The four-star hotel, to be designed by Ryder Architecture, will ... Read More...

Budget 2018: Tax on digital tech giants and business rates relief

Chancellor Philip Hammond has announced a new tax on tech giants and business rates relief for small businesses in his last Budget before Brexit.The MP for Runnymede and Weybridge proclaimed “austerity is coming to an end” during his House of Commons address earlier today (29 October).Under the UK Digital Services Tax, from April 2020, social media platforms, search ... Read More...