American sustainability pioneers join forces with Essar Oil to build £600m biofuel plant in North West

Ellesmere Port is set to become the centre of a sustainability revolution in the UK thanks to a £600m investment from an American firm which has developed a technology that allows non-recyclable waste to be converted into aviation fuel. Fulcrum Bioenergy is developing the world’s first BioFuels plant in Nevada and this month announced plans […]

Posted by: Mark Flanagan

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Knowsley Council: Regenerating Towns & Unlocking Economic Growth

We recently held the Knowsley Future Development Plans Event to delve into the ambitious vision that Knowsley Council are bringing forward. We’ve been speaking to them exclusively to give you a bit of insight into these exciting times… Q. Knowsley Council has previously won accolades for your success in growing the region’s economy. How do […]

Posted by: Nathan Spencer

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CAPITAL&CENTRIC Launch Consultation on Farnworth Market Precinct

Social impact developer CAPITAL&CENTRIC has launched a public consultation on £50m plans to transform the former Farnworth market precinct into a vibrant new town centre community.  The consultation launch follows the recently agreed deal between Bolton Council and the stars of BBC2 documentary Manctopia to regenerate the site and drive forward a key part of […]

Posted by: Nathan Spencer

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Smith Goodfellow Thrives with New Business from Siderise

Stockport based specialist PR and marketing agency, Smith Goodfellow, is enjoying a positive start to 2021, celebrating continued business growth having won a contract with Siderise. Siderise, a leading manufacturer of acoustic, fire and thermal insulation solutions, first approached the PR experts towards the end of last year, seeking support for the launch of their […]

Posted by: Nathan Spencer

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Capital & Centric and Kamani Property Group Submit Plans

Social impact developer Capital & Centric, which recently featured in the BBC2 documentary Manctopia, has submitted a planning application for a £37m scheme to create a new community in Manchester’s New Cross district in partnership with Kamani Property Group. Located opposite the Mackie Mayor food hall and iconic Band on the Wall venue, the scheme […]

Posted by: Nathan Spencer

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New Funding To Help Unlock Airport Development Ambitions

Blackpool Council has been successful in its bid for expert help and support with the future development of Blackpool Airport awarded through the Airfield Development Advisory Fund. The Airfield Development Advisory Fund (ADAF) provides eligible UK airfields and associated businesses access to professional and business advice to support their future development. The advice offered will […]

Posted by: Nathan Spencer

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Housing Trust Sets Ambitious 20,000 Home Target

A major housing trust in the North West has set out their plans to develop 20,000 new homes over the next 10 years. Trafford Housing Trust – a speaker at the upcoming Greater Manchester Economic Growth and Development Conference – will build the homes in Greater Manchester, Cheshire and Lancashire with aims of helping to […]

Posted by: Nathan Spencer

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Plans Submitted For 48-Acre South Ribble Residential Scheme

Plans have been submitted to develop 330 new homes and a Lidl Supermarket in South Ribble. Trafford Housing Trust – who’re speaking at the Greater Manchester Economic Growth and Development Conference – are behind the plans to redevelop the former Penwortham Mills site. The masterplan has been submitted by AFL Architects on behalf of the […]

Posted by: Nathan Spencer

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