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Liverpool throws hat in the Channel 4 ring

23/04/18   The city has officially launched its bid for the most prized element of Channel 4’s partial relocation plan, following the broadcaster’s formal announcement of the 4 All in the UK project last week. The reorganisation programme, the largest structural change in Channel 4‘s 35-year history, will include three new creative hubs, with the […]

Location of new Liverpool street food market revealed

20/04/18 The location of a new food and drink market from the group behind a string of popular Liverpool venues has been revealed. Graffiti Spirits Group says the concept will specialise in handmade gifts, the “finest street food” and “the coolest drinks”. Move Commercial can now exclusively reveal that the market will be based at 46 […]

£200M LIVERPOOL TRANSPORT PLANS REVEALED

20/04/18 Plans to spend an additional £200m on road repairs across Liverpool have been revealed. A report to the city council’s cabinet – to be considered today (20 April) will set out a plan to invest £160m on road reconstruction over the next five years, £25m on resurfacing and patching work and £15m on addressing […]

Manchester ticks all the right boxes for investors

19/04/18 Developers, landlords, investors and businesses are increasingly looking for new ways to make their buildings produce better returns. As such, Insider’s Maximising Property Assets event explored four tactics to help an asset overachieve: refurbishment, the leisure offer, planning considerations and future-proofing. Held on 17 April, the event also explored investor confidence in Manchester and […]

DETAILS ON DUKE STREET BOWLING ALLEY

11/04/18 Further details have emerged on plans to redevelop a former warehouse on Liverpool’s Duke Street into a bowling alley. Acting on behalf of D2 Investments Ltd, HOW Planning was behind the application which secured approval last month. The company has now confirmed that the site will be called PINS and is set to open in […]

£50M CRUISE FACILITY SET FOR GREEN LIGHT

28/03/18   The proposed new cruise facility in Liverpool – dubbed one of the city’s most important regeneration projects of the decade – looks likely to be approved next week. The £50m project would involve the controlled removal of the Princes Jetty and the construction of a new site set within a statement building, based […]

APPROVAL NEARS FOR ECHO BUILDING HOTEL

27/03/18   Plans to establish a 207-bedroom hotel with a rooftop skybar as part of the mixed-use redevelopment of the Echo Building look set to move ahead. The scheme also proposes office and commercial space with a gym and car parking. Trinity Mirror North West & North Wales is behind the application concerning the 95 […]

WALKER SIME WELCOMED TO LIVERPOOL WATERS

26/03/18   Quantity surveying and project management company Walker Sime has signed a five-year lease of 3,500 sq. ft at No. 8 Princes Dock, Liverpool Waters. The consultancy firm, which also has offices in Manchester, Leeds and Glasgow, will be moving from its current Liverpool address at Cotton Exchange on Bixteth Street this month. The […]

Liverpool named as third best destination in the UK

23/03/18 TripAdvisor unveils the world’s best rated destinations in 2018 Travellers’ Choice Awards based on millions of reviews and ratings. Liverpool is today named the third best rated destination in the UK in the tenth annual Travellers’ Choice awards for Destinations, announced by TripAdvisor, the travel planning and booking site. Paris takes the title of […]

PLANS OUTLINED FOR BOLD STREET TRANSFORMATION

19/03/18   Plans to transform a site in the heart of Liverpool city centre have been unveiled. The Ropewalks Sustainable Transport Enhancement Package (STEP) scheme is split into two phases; the first concerning Bold Street and Seel Street, and the second involving Wood Street, Fleet Street, Slater Street and Colquitt Street. Funding of £4.5m has […]


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