Willmott Dixon secures £16m entertainment and dining development in the heart of Bridgwater

Willmott Dixon has been appointed by Sedgemoor District Council for the £16 million contract to build Northgate Yard, a mixed-use regeneration project in Bridgwater town centre, Somerset. The 40,000 square foot scheme provides a seven-screen cinema, eight-lane bowling alley and sports bar and has already secured anchor tenants Scott Cinemas and Allstars Bowling. It also […]

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RO Real Estate marks start of construction at Solstice Park

RO Real Estate has marked the start of construction on Helix at Solstice Park, its industrial scheme in Amesbury, Wiltshire.  A breaking ground ceremony for Phase One was held alongside letting agents JLL and Myddelton & Major as well as the contractor, Barnwood Construction. Helix will be the latest addition to the 160-acre mixed use […]

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Guinness Partnership to commence works at Bristol site

The Guinness Partnership is pleased to announce that construction work will soon commence at the  McArthurs Yard site in Bristol, following the selection of Hill Group as main contractor. Sitting vacant for the last 20 years, and purchased by The Guinness Partnership in June 2018,  this significant harbourside site in Bristol’s historic docks is one […]

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Willmott Dixon Invests in Plymouth’s Future With Permanent Base in Town

Following its completion of The Box, Willmott Dixon is underlining its support for Plymouth’s future as a gateway for growth across Devon and Cornwall by setting up a permanent base in the city.    The company has opened the doors to its new office in Thrive Hub, 25 The Crescent, as a platform to create local jobs and grow the business across the region and contribute to […]

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MAYORAL ELECTION IN FOCUS: West of England CA

On May 6 a number of Combined Authority mayoral elections will be taking place and, as part of a special series of events, we invited all candidates to explain what their ambitions are in terms of regeneration? Below are the responses for the candidates in the West of England CA who took part

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Portsmouth Council launches £100m building maintenance framework

Portsmouth Council is looking for building maintenance partners for its four-year £100m Primary contractor Framework. The council has a 15,000-strong social housing portfolio plus 900 corporate assets and it is anticipated that, over the four-year period, up to £60m of PCC projects may be procured through the Framework based upon the agreed maintenance budget for […]

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Wessex Water – Improving Ecology, Innovative Solutions & Major Investment

Following his involvement in our Water Infrastructure and Capital Investment Conference we’ve been speaking exclusively to John Thompson – Executive Director of Engineering and Sustainable Delivery at Wessex Water… Q. Wessex Water’s catchment area was recently added to the Environment Agency’s water stressed areas, what are your priorities for your water resources management plan? We […]

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