Kent Medical Campus project given investment boost

Ahead of speaking at the Kent Development Plans Conference on the 29th January 2018 there has been some great news for the Kent Medical Campus project. The project is set to receive a £4m boost after a successful bid made to the Government’s National Productivity Investment Fund. The application, which was submitted by both the […]

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SA1 project in Swansea commended for economic benefit

The Swansea Waterfront project – which is likely to form a key part in the up and coming Swansea Development Plans Conference – has been hailed for ensuring local businesses benefit. A commitment to procuring local contractors and using a local supply chain has enhanced the benefits to the region. The University of Wales Trinity […]

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Landlord raises alarm about pace of Birmingham office lettings

Potential occupiers are taking too long to mull over their office requirements in Birmingham, one of the city’s leading landlords has warned at a Built Environment Networking conference. Richard Norgove, property director at Hortons Estates, said at the West Midlands Development & Regeneration Plans conference, that he was concerned about the upcoming pipeline of prospective […]

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New cruise terminal planned for Hull

Hull is planning a £50m cruiser terminal in a bid to attract a new bracket of visitors to the city, which is just about to celebrate the end of its year as the UK Capital of Culture. Grace Chatterton, project manager – major projects & infrastructure at Hull City Council, told Built Environment Networking’s Hull […]

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Rotherham council set to announce development plans & are looking for development partners

On the 11th January, prominent business and public-sector leaders will come together at the Sheffield Development Plans conference – one of the region’s largest business events of the year within the property, building and construction industry. The event, hosted by Built Environment Networking, will see some of the region’s biggest names in business and local […]

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Cambridge Mayor urges corporation tax cut

The Mayor of Cambridgeshire & Peterborough has called for corporation tax to be slashed to 10%. Delivering the opening keynote presentation at Built Environment Networking’s Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Economic Growth Conference, James Palmer said Cambridge is an attractive destination for international investors but they need stronger tax incentives to locate in the UK. “We need […]

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