19 Oct 2018

£2bn property investment portfolio launched at MIPIM UK Locked

Brownfield Briefing: A £2bn property investment portfolio was launched by the UK Government at MIPIM UK this week covering seven schemes across the UK.

18 Oct 2018

England’s brownfields plotted on digital map Locked

Brownfield Briefing: The National Housing Federation has put all the sites from the Brownfield Registers onto an interactive online map.

18 Oct 2018

Ownership unknown on 22% of brownfield sites Locked

Brownfield Briefing: National Housing Federation research also finds over 60% of sites in 300 Brownfield Registers are in private hands.

18 Oct 2018

Lewes Council’s housing miscalculation could mean losing control Locked

Brownfield Briefing: The Council is just six homes short of demonstrating a five-year housing supply, which the charity says could result in it losing control of its Local Plan.

18 Oct 2018

North West construction is 10 times national average, says ONS Locked

Brownfield Briefing: Construction output in the region has risen 15% in the last quarter, according to Office of National Statistics figures.

18 Oct 2018

Groundsure launches commercial search reports Locked

Brownfield Briefing: The company claims its enhanced Groundsure Review and Screening commercial search reports provide unrivalled data analysis.

18 Oct 2018

Hill and Hanover to deliver London retirement scheme

Brownfield Briefing: The 72-home North East London development will replace an existing five-storey block on the site.

12 Oct 2018

Driverless vehicles could free up 6,300ha of London land Locked

Brownfield Briefing: The rise of these vehicles could drastically reduce the need for parking space, says Arcadis.

11 Oct 2018

Latimer to provide 272 homes on Salford car park site

Brownfield Briefing: The new apartments will be built on the Furness Quay site.

11 Oct 2018

Major Swansea developments get go ahead

Brownfield Briefing: A 780-bedroom student tower and the £120m Central Phase One scheme, which includes a 3,500-seater arena, have received full planning permission.

11 Oct 2018

CPRE Sussex lobbies to call in IKEA scheme Locked

Brownfield Briefing: The charity has called on its members to write to the Secretary of State after the New Monks Farm development was approved by Adur District Council.

4 Oct 2018

Paper mill redevelopment gets green light Locked

Brownfield Briefing: CALA Homes has been awarded planning consent to turn the site in Wolvercote, Oxford, into a 190-home development.

4 Oct 2018

Cornwall consults on development plan

Brownfield Briefing: The Cornwall Site Allocations Development Plan Document outlines proposed areas for development in the area over the next 12 years.

4 Oct 2018

Jones Homes acquires Harworth Colliery site Locked

Brownfield Briefing: The housebuilder will redevelop the 5.95a plot in Harworth, North Nottingham, into a 71-home scheme.

27 Sep 2018

WYG consults on £120m Peterborough scheme

Brownfield Briefing: The 6.4ha riverfront development in Fletton Quays will include 350 apartments and a 160-bed hotel when complete.

20 Sep 2018

Ramboll to consult on £3bn Wembley regeneration project

Brownfield Briefing: The consultancy will provide engineering design services for Quintain’s Wembley Park scheme.

13 Sep 2018

3,000 homes planned for Olympic site Locked

Brownfield Briefing: London Mayor Sadiq Khan says there will be 50% affordable housing on three sites in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

13 Sep 2018

Major Sheffield scheme enters consultation Locked

Brownfield Briefing: The masterplan for the 140,000m² Heart of the City II scheme will run until 28 September.

13 Sep 2018

Access route agreed for major York site

Brownfield Briefing: Senior Councillors have agreed the route for the access road into the 72ha York Central brownfield site.

13 Sep 2018

RPS plays part in five redevelopment awards Locked

Brownfield Briefing: The consultancy has had a hand in schemes that won in the Housing Design Awards and New London Architecture Awards.

7 Sep 2018

Belfast unveils Giant plans Locked

Brownfield Briefing: Belfast City Council has agreed the redevelopment of part of a former landfill site into a mixed use scheme.

7 Sep 2018

Government seeks further geospatial innovation

Brownfield Briefing: The Geospatial Commission believes the sector could be worth up to £11bn per year.

7 Sep 2018

Experts to deliver Sheffield station masterplan

Brownfield Briefing: Atkins will lead the consortium that aims to transform the station before the arrival of HS2.

7 Sep 2018

Westferry Developments submits 1,500-home Tower Hamlets application

Brownfield Briefing: The former Westferry Printworks site in East London could be redeveloped into a mixed use scheme with housing, shops, restaurants, and green spaces.

6 Sep 2018

Westferry submits 1,500-home Tower Hamlets plan Locked

Brownfield Briefing: The former Westferry Printworks site in East London could be redeveloped into a mixed use scheme with housing, shops, restaurants, and work spaces.

21 Aug 2018

Former coal mine revived as golf course

Brownfield Briefing: The open cast coal mine has been revamped into a nine-hole course in Swadlincote, south Derbyshire.

21 Aug 2018

Sheffield regeneration project gets green light

Brownfield Briefing: Mace Housing Development’s mixed-use city centre scheme has been approved by Sheffield City Council.

9 Aug 2018

Gas storage regeneration slated for housing Locked

Brownfield Briefing: The former National Grid liquefied natural gas storage site in Partington, Greater Manchester, will be turned into housing.

9 Aug 2018

Lovell aims to deliver £45m Hatfield scheme

Brownfield Briefing: The regeneration firm has been tasked with creating a mixed use development that will help revitalise the High View neighbourhood centre in the Hertfordshire town.

9 Aug 2018

460,000 homes planned for green belt, says CPRE Locked

Brownfield Briefing: Despite Government commitments to protect the UK’s greenfields, the green belt remains under severe pressure, according to the charity.