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Homes England Lodges 3,000-Home Community Plans

Plans for a new town including 3,000 new homes in Oxfordshire have been lodged by Homes England, as they submit an outline planning application to South Oxfordshire District Council. The former Chalgrove Airfield site are planning to bring forward a new community development on the site. Plans include: 3,000 new homes Town centre 5-hectares of […]

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Bellway Submit Plans For Apartment Blocks

One of the UK’s leading housebuilders has submitted plans to develop five apartment blocks in Maidenhead. The site – a brownfield plot – could be transformed into 130 new homes over five blocks, which currently houses derelict office buildings. The developer has submitted plans to The Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead Council for the […]

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Cheshire & Warrington LEP Secures £30m of Funding

Cheshire and Warrington LEP have secured a total of £30m in form of a loan – as Cheshire East Council, Cheshire West & Chester Council and Warrington Borough Council commit to helping them fund their ambitious growth plans. The funding will enable the LEP to provide grants to developments within the Cheshire Science Corridor Enterprise […]

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Ainscough Strategic Land Gets Approval For 2,500-Home Community

Ainscough Strategic Land – a group that specialised in the acquisition, planning and promotion of land throughout the UK for sustainable development – has received the go-ahead for a new 2,500-home community in Swindon. Their ‘New Eastern Villages’ development is the largest single elements so far in the expansion of Swindon and which could see […]

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Utilising technology to design and manage buildings in the UK to be focus of high-level webinar

CA Management Services, a global leader in improving the resident experience and creating operational efficiencies for property management, are pleased to announce their partnership with Built Environment Networking which will see them present a free to attend webinar focused on the use of technology in the build to rent environment. The webinar will see a […]

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The summer of 2020 – a chance for a positive urban spaces legacy?

Written by Toby Gibbs – Managing Director of Logika Consultants, a company who specialises in providing environmental solutions Since the UK Government announced funding to promote a ‘once in a generation’ change to the way people travel, it seems all the ‘talk’ has been about pop-up cycleways, wider pavements and city streets turned over to […]

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New Plans Submitted For Birmingham Apartment Project

Development activity in Birmingham seems to be at an all time high – with a plethora of new applications submitted every month. The latest has been submitted in partnership between Taylor Grange Developments, Load Properties and Corstorphine+Wright Architects which proposed a major apartment project in the city’s Gun Quarter.

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