Leisure

UK City of Culture 2021 competition launches


The search for the UK’s next City of Culture has today officially been launched.

Work commences on £130M Heaps Mill apartment scheme in Liverpool


Final stage of preparation on Liverpool’s historical Heaps Rice Mill begins ahead of £130m transformation.

Travelodge expansion plans announced


Plans for a major Travelodge expansion across the UK have been revealed.

Heritage Lottery Fund boosts North East restoration bid


Darlington Civic Theatre restoration secures Heritage Lottery Fund bid. The stage is set for a show stopping future for a much-loved north east theatre following a grant of £5M from the Heritage Lottery Fund. Darlington Civic Theatre will use the funding as part of an

Bristol architects to breathe new life into Clevedon Pier


£2.25M Clevedon Pier project set to start next week. An award-winning Bristol architects is all set to breathe new life into the Grade I Listed Clevedon Pier with a £2.25M project which will begin on October 6th. The project, designed by architects O’LearyGoss, features imaginative designs

Evans Property Group appoints Demolition Services to hotel site


Demolition paves way for Evans Property Group Greek Street hotel vision. Evans Property Group has appointed Demolition Services to commence the demolition of a former car park in Leeds which will pave the way for a luxury hotel.  The decommissioned ‘stacker’ car park on Greek

Science Museum design competition win for Zara Hadid


Science Museum Maths Gallery to go ahead following competition win and £5M donation. Zara Hadid Architects has been chosen by the Science Museum to design a new mathematics gallery which has been made possible following a £5M donation from supporters of science David and Claudia Harding,

Blackbrook pool and spa gets green light


New £5.3M Blackbrook pool and spa centre to be built in Taunton Plans to build a new £5.3M development in Taunton to house the replacement Blackbrook pool and spa were given go ahead in a meeting on August 13th, marking another milestone to provide first

New Motel One hotel for The Minories


The Minories welcomes new Motel One Hotel A new £18M contemporary hotel will be gracing the skylines of the EC3 district of the City of London later this year when developer Endurance Land / SWIPPT and main contractor McAleer & Rushe complete the construction of

Lakeside @ Ferry Meadows


Established in 1988, Nene Park Trust is the independent charity that manages over 1,700 acres of land to the west of Peterborough, including the 500 acre Ferry Meadows Country Park. Ferry Meadows’ lakes, meadows, woodlands and riverside make it a favourite destination for many visitors