Major Knowsley manufacturing facility sold

LondonMetric Property plc has acquired a 120,000 sq ft manufacturing facility in Knowsley.The transaction was completed by national logistics developer DB Symmetry and funding partner Barwood Capital after Grupo Antolin announced plans to let the property out.The letting of the warehouse building - which is known as Aquila - marked ... Read More...

Businesses invited to register interest in Huyton Wildflower Centre

Businesses keen to be involved in the redevelopment of Knowsley's National Wildflower Centre site have been invited to register their interest.Companies of all sizes, community groups and organisations are being encouraged to devise "new and positive ventures" for the land at Court Hey Park in Huyton.Knowsley Council has drawn up an Expression of ... Read More...

Recruitment drive in Knowsley prompted by pipeline of development projects

Recruitment drive in Knowsley prompted by pipeline of development projects Words by Natasha Young | Sponsored content A recruitment drive has been launched by Knowsley Council to help progress a number of the borough’s ambitious regeneration schemes.An approved list of large-scale projects is lined up to help boost the area’s business, leisure ... Read More...

Industries must ‘strengthen future workforces with local talent’

The region’s industries must become “infused with local talent” to strengthen future workforces in the face of challenges such as Brexit.Stuart Lord, operations director at Jaguar Land Rover in Halewood, highlighted the importance of apprenticeships and their perception during a panel debate in Knowsley yesterday (3 May).Lord appeared alongside Christine ... Read More...

Regeneration specialist ‘committed’ to Knowsley development

Property developer Ion has declared it is "committed" to its forthcoming housing and employment project in Knowsley as it prepares to reveal a masterplan for the scheme.The Liverpool-based firm will collaborate with the Knowsley Estate on the Earlsfield Park development, which is situated on Knowsley Lane in Huyton.An employment park and housing estate with ... Read More...

Consultation for new Knowsley development underway

Provisional plans for an employment and housing development in Huyton are available to view during an ongoing public consultation.Local residents and businesses are invited to have their say on Knowsley Council's draft Supplementary Planning Document for the site known as Earlsfield Park before 25 May.Sited between the M57 and Knowsley Lane, the project ... Read More...