Work begins on Strand Plaza transformation

Work has begun to transform a prestigious building on Liverpool's Strand into 135 apartments.Primesite Developments' £26 million 10-storey Strand Plaza will include luxury penthouses and a 24-hour concierge service.Architectural firm Brock Carmichael was appointed to refresh designs for the former Ministry of Defence offices, which were vacated in 2007.An additional ... Read More...

Progress for Liverpool’s £700m Festival Park regeneration scheme

A £1 million programme of Festival Park enabling works could be approved next week to move the major mixed-use regeneration scheme forward.The site investigations on Liverpool’s former International Festival Gardens and Southern Grasslands zones are expected to be given the go-ahead by city council cabinet members.The local authority, which last ... Read More...

Cabinet expected to sign off Liverpool’s Ten Streets framework

The transformation of over 100 acres of former Liverpool docklands into the Ten Streets creativity district is expected to take a step closer this week (9 February).A report recommending the endorsement and adoption of the Ten Streets Spatial Regeneration Framework (SRF) as a Supplementary Planning Document (SPD) will go before the council’s ... Read More...

Charity’s homes plan for former St Bernard’s church recommended for approval

Plans for a charity to convert Liverpool’s disused St Bernard’s Catholic Church into homes could be given the green light.The Kingsley Road building in Toxteth was gifted to Housing People, Building Communities (HPBC) earlier this year as it marked its 15th anniversary.The charity, which previously developed 32 new houses using ... Read More...