50 years of Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral: The structure’s importance, architecture and history

50 years of Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral: The structure's importance, architecture and history This year Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral celebrates the golden jubilee of its grand opening, but the history of how the building came to be spans far more than five decades. Move Commercial explores the thinking behind the unique structure and ... Read More...

Council could dispose of land to make way for Congleton town centre transformation

Regeneration proposals for Congleton town centre are expected to “attract new retailers and brands, leading to an increase in footfall”.Cheshire East Council has announced plans to dispose of land in the area to make way for Scarborough Development Group’s transformation.If progressed, the scheme would revive a dormant plan to redevelop ... Read More...

New council chief ‘must support development beyond central Manchester’

Manchester City Council’s incoming chief executive must “support development and investment beyond the city centre” when she takes the helm, according to an industry expert.Looking ahead to what 2017 holds for the city, Shoosmiths’ commercial property partner Andrew Pattinson says there are still “high levels of deprivation” to be addressed ... Read More...

Speculative Greater Manchester office building complete

Greater Manchester’s only speculative office building outside of Manchester city centre has reached completion.Parklands 5B has been built by Orbit Developments in Bolton and is expected to attract “significant interest” from potential occupiers.The new five-floor accommodation has been created after online electrical retailer AO.com moved into the neighbouring Parklands 5A ... Read More...

Neptune ‘disappointed’ with council’s decision on Birkenhead regeneration

The developer behind the proposed £30 million regeneration of Birkenhead town centre has expressed its disappointment over Wirral Council’s decision to scrap the plans.The scheme was set to regenerate the Wirral town’s market and rebuild the former Europa Pools leisure centre with a food court, restaurants and hotel also proposed.The ... Read More...