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Business Leads

HOUGHTON-LE-SPRING

Pelton Rosebury School, Houghton Road, Newbottle.

Description: Alterations to school and extension to the CDT block.

Value: £650,000.

Contractor: Thomas Armstrong Construction Ltd, Walkerville Industrial Estate, Colburn, Catterick Garrison, North Yorkshire, DL9 4FA.

Client: Durham County Council.

Agent: Durham County Council, County Hall, Durham, DH1 5UL.

MIDDLESBROUGH

Cleveland Health Centre, 20 Cleveland Square.

Description: Scheme provides refurbishment of health centre.

Value: £2 million.

Contractor: Walter Thompson Contractors, Construction House, 17 North End, Northallerton, North Yorkshire, DL7 8ED.

Client: South Tees Community NHS Trust.

Agent: P & H S Architects, The Old Station, Station Road, Stokesley, Middlesbrough, Cleveland, TS9 7AB.

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE

Eastgate House, Kings Manor.

Description: Alterations and fit-out to the offices of Driving Standards Agency.

Value: £1 million.

Contractor: Henry Boot Ltd, Callywhite Lane, Dronfield, South Yorkshire, S18 2XN.

Client: Driving Standards Agency.

Agent: Knight Frank,King Street, Manchester, M2 4WQ.

NORTHALLERTON

Boroughbridge Road.

Description: Demolition of existing buildings and new shops and a primary care centre.

Value: £650,000.

Contractor: Walter Thompson Contractors, Construction House, 17 North End, Northallerton, North Yorkshire, DL7 8ED.

Client: Prime UK Ltd.

Agent: Panton Sargent,Bank Street, Worcester, WR1 2EW.

RYTON

Main Road.

Description: Scheme comprises fit-out of shell after fire damage.

Value: £1,500,000.

Contractor: Styles & Wood Ltd, St James House, Pendleton Way, Salford, Greater Manchester, M6 5FW.

Client: Safeway Properties Ltd.

Agent: David Lyons & Associates, Wakefield , Business Park, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF2 0XJ.

SELBY

Vine Farm, 59 Main Street, Bubwith.

Description: Comprises 28 houses.

Value: £1,320,000.

Contractor: Hogg Builders (York) Ltd, Redmayne Lodge, Brecks Lane, Strensall, York, North Yorkshire, YO3 5YL.

Client: Hogg Builders (York) Ltd.

Agent: Crease Strickland & Parklands, Bishopgate House, Skeldergate Bridge, York, North Yorkshire, YO2 1JH.

SHEFFIELD

Collegiate Crescent Campus, 36 Collegiate Crescent.

Description: Internal refurbishment and extensions to building with laboratories, computer suite plus offices.

Value: £2 million.

Contractor: Willmott Dixon Construction Ltd Northern Region, Axis Court, Nepshaw Lane South, Willmott Dixon House, Gildersome, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS27 7UY.

Client: Sheffield Hallam University.

Agent: Jefferson Sheard Architects, St. Andrews House, 36 St Andrews Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S11 9AP.

STOCKTON-ON-TEES

Oaktree Primary School, Green Lane.

Description: Extension to form new hall, nursery, entrance lobby, extension to play area.

Value: £1 million.

Contractor: Dorin Construction Ltd, Hadrian House, Airport Industrial Estate, Kenton, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 2EF.

Client: Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council.

Agent: Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council, Technical Services Department, West Precinct, Queensway House Po Box 319, Stockton-on-Tees, Cleveland, TS23 2YQ.

SUNDERLAND

River Wear, Wreath Quay Road.

Description: Comprises sheet piling of quay wall and river works including waterproofing the lime kilns with palisade fencing andgabion walling.

Value: £700,000.

Contractor: Birse Construction Ltd, 20 High Force Road, Riverside Park, Middlesbrough, Cleveland, TS2 1RH.

Client: One North East.

Agent: Insite Environment, Sailors Bethel, Horatio Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear, NE1 2PE.

YORK

The Sportsfield, Landing Lane, Riccall.

Description: Comprises a community sports hall with main hall, small hall, bar, coffee bar/creche, showers, toilets, changing rooms and meeting rooms and pavilion.

Value: £1,200,000.

Contractor: P S Turner (Construction) Ltd, Skipton Road, Cross Hills, Keighley, West Yorkshire, BD20 7BX.

Client: Riccall Committee Charity.

Agent: McNeil & Beechey, Navigation Road, Rowntree Wharf, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 4XA.

North-West

Early Planning

BLACKPOOL

Princess Alexandra Home For The Blind, Bosworth Place.

Planning authority: Blackpool.

Job: Detailed plans submitted for home for the blind (alterations/extention).

Value: £1,500,000.

Client: Blackpool, Fylde & Wyre Society For The Blind.

Agent: Mr B Sharples, Princess Alexandra Home, Bosworth Place, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY4 1SH.

BOOTLE

Old Roan Railway Station, Copy Lane.

Planning authority: Sefton.

Job: Detailed plans submitted for railway station (refurbishment).

Value: £5 million.

Client: Railtrack plc.

Agent: Railtrack Project Delivery, 4th Floor Dusie Street, 111 Piccadilly, Manchester, M1 2HY.

BURY

Woodhey High School, Bolton Road, West Ramsbottom.

Planning authority: Bury.

Job: Detailed plans submitted for school (extension).

Value: £500,000.

Client: Bury Metropolitan Borough Council.

Agent: Bradshaw Gass & Hope, Silverwell Street, Bolton, Greater Manchester, BL1 1PR.

CHESTER

River Lane, Saltney.

Planning authority: Flintshire.

Job: Detailed plans submitted for supermarket (extension).

Value: £750,000.

Client: William Morrison Supermarkets plc.

Agent: DTR Sheard Walshaw, Alberton House, St Marys Parsonage, Manchester, M3 2WJ.

FLEETWOOD

Albert Street Car Park, Albert Street.

Planning authority: Wyre.

Job: Detailed plans submitted for resource centre.

Value: £800,000.

Client: Wyre Housing Association.

Agent: J & J Bolchover Architects, Kinnaird Road, Manchester, M20 4QL.

MANCHESTER

56 Portland Street.

Planning authority: Manchester.

Job: Detailed plans submitted for hotel/conference/restaurants/bars/health club.

Value: £30 million.

Client: Gapp Holdings Ltd.

Agent: Fairhurst Design Group Ltd, Bank Chambers, Faulkner Street, Manchester, M1 4EH.

NORTHWICH

The Garden Land, Wincham Lane, Wincham.

Planning authority: Vale Royal.

Job: Outline plans submitted for car showroom.

Value: £500,000.

Client: West Midlands Met. C.C.

Agent: West Midlands Met. C.C, County Hall, Queensway, Birmingham, West Midlands, B4 7DJ.

PRESCOT

The Bell Tower Hotel, Ribblers Lane, Knowsley Business Park.

Planning authority: Knowsley.

Job: Detailed plans submitted for hotel (extension).

Value: £1 million.

Client: The Bell Tower Hotel.

Agent: Innex Design Partnership, Winmarleigh Street, Warrington, Cheshire, WA1 1NB.

PRESTON

Brindle Road, Bamber Bridge.

Planning authority: South Ribble.

Job: Detailed plans submitted for 172 dwellings.

Value: £8,600,000.

Client: Westbury Homes (Holdings) Ltd.

Agent: Westbury Homes (Holdings) Ltd, Development House,Crofts Bank Road, Urmston, Manchester, M41 0JS.

SKELMERSDALE

14 Ann Street.

Planning authority: West Lancashire.

Job: Detailed plans submitted for 11 dwellings.

Value: £550,000.

Client: Muir Group Housing Association.

Agent: Brian Young & Associates, 14 Mount Street, Liverpool, Merseyside, L1 9HD.

STOCKPORT

Yew Street.

Planning authority: Stockport.

Job: Detailed plans submitted for warehouse.

Value: £4,500,000.

Client: Bestway Cash & Carry.

Agent: Hall Needham Associates, Werneth Hall Road, Werneth, Oldham, Greater Manchester, OL8 1QZ.

WIGAN

Preston Road, Standish.

Planning authority: Wigan.

Job: Detailed plans submitted for office.

Value: £.

Client: Langtree Homes Ltd.

Agent: Robert E Fry Associates, Bridgeman Terrace, Wigan, Greater Manchester, WN1 1TT.

WIRRAL

Meeting House, Moreton-on-the-Wirral, Moreton.

Planning authority: Wirral.

Job: Detailed plans submitted for meeting house.

Value: £600,000.

Client: Church of Jesus Christ Latter Day Saints.

Agent: Douglas Abrahams, The Lodge, Market Street, Galashiels, Borders, TD1 3AF.

Plans Approved

ASHTON-UNDER-LYNE

Ranville Street.

Planning authority: Tameside.

Job: Detailed plans granted for 18 flats.

Value: £720,000.

Client: Boxtree Lodge Ltd.

Agent: Jaycon Design Service, Prospect Place, Ashton-Under-Lyne, Greater Manchester, OL6 8EY.

CONGLETON

Eaton Bank.

Planning authority: Congleton.

Job: Detailed plans granted for warehouse (extension/alterations).

Value: £500,000.

Client: Flexovit (UK) Ltd.

Agent: Architectural Design, Bridge Street, Fairsteads, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK11 6PY.

FLEETWOOD

Fleetwood Leisure Centre, The Esplanade.

Planning authority: Wyre.

Job: Detailed plans granted for leisure centre/sports arena.

Value: £1 million.

Client: Wyre Borough Council.

Agent: Wyre Borough Council, Wyre Civic Centre, Breck Road, Poulton-Le- Fylde, Lancashire, FY6 7PU.

LIVERPOOL

Halewood Leisure Centre, Baileys Lane/Bancroft Road, Halewood.

Planning authority: Knowsley.

Job: Detailed plans granted for community/leisure centre.

Value: £5,700,000.

Client: Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council.

Agent: Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council, Municipal Buildings, Archway Road, Huyton, Liverpool, Merseyside, L36 9FB.

Tenders

LIVERPOOL

Kirkby Bus Station, Cherryfield Drive, Kirkby.

Planning authority: Knowsley.

Job: Detailed plans submitted for bus station.

Value: £2 million.

Client: Merseytravel.

Agent: Jefferson Sheard Architects, St. Andrews House, St Andrews Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S11 9AP.

Description: Comprises bus station.

Tender Text: Tenders currently being invited, to be returned November 8, 1999.

MANCHESTER

35 Princess Road /Claremont Road.

Planning authority: Manchester.

Job: Detailed plans submitted for retail units/flats.

Value: £1 million.

Client: Mosscare Housing Ltd.

Agent: Nicol Thomas Ltd, Heyside House, Blackshaw Lane, Royton, Oldham, Greater Manchester, OL2 6NS.

Description: Comprises six retail units and 16 flats.

Tender Text: Tenders currently being invited, to be returned November 12, 1999.

PRESTON

M6 Junction 32/M55 Junction 1.

Planning authority: Fylde.

Job: Planning not required for bridge (strengthening).

Value: £3,500,000.

Client: Highways Agency.

Agent: Highways Agency, Sunley Tower, Picadilly Plaza, Manchester, M1 4BE.

Description: Scheme provides bridge strengthening.

Tender Text: Tenders are currently being invited, due to be returned 15th November 1999.

ROCHDALE

Rochdale Cemetary.

Planning authority: Rochdale.

Job: Planning not required for sewer (improvements).

Value: £800,000.

Client: Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council.

Agent: Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council, Municipal Buildings, Rochdale, Greater Manchester, OL16 1AB.

Description: Comprises cured inplace lining of sewer, tunnelling, open cut construction, land drainage, road surfacing and kerbing.

Tender Text: Tenders currently being invited, to be returned November 23, 1999.

WINSFORD

Clough Road.

Planning authority: Vale Royal.

Job: Detailed plans submitted for office.

Value: £1 million.

Client: Vale Royal Borough Council.

Agent: Vale Royal Borough Council, The Drumber, Wyvern House, Winsford.

Description: Scheme allows the construction of an office building and a single-storey workshop.

Tender Text: Tenders are currently invited to be returned November 12, 1999.

Contracts

APPLEBY

A66, Appleby-in-Westmorland.

Description: Scheme comprises highway maintenance including road resurfacing bridge waterproofing and drainage works.

Value: £500,000.

Contractor: RMC (Northern) Surfacing, York Road, Thirst Industrial Park, Thirsk, North Yorkshire, YO7 3TB.

Client: Highways Agency.

Agent: Highways Agency, City House, New Station Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 4UR.

BOLTON

A58 Mossbank Way, Chorley Old Road - Halwell Road.

Description: Comprises surfacing and widening of the existing carriageway.

Value: £750,000.

Contractor: Tarmac Heavy Building Materials (UK) Ltd, Tagge Lane, Pendleton, Salford, Greater Manchester, M6 6JH.

Client: Bolton Metropolitan Borough Council.

Agent: Bolton Metropolitan Borough Council, The Wellsprings, Civic Centre, Bolton, Greater Manchester, BL1 1US.

BURY

Bury Ground.

Description: Office to include an atrium and plant rooms.

Value: £3 million.

Contractor: Carrillion, Crown House, 550 Mauldeth Road West, Chorlton- Cwm-Hardy, Manchester, M21 7FF.

Client: William Hare Ltd.

Agent: Building Design Partnership, Sunlight House, Quay Street, Manchester, M60 3JA.

CREWE

Various sites.

Description: Highway maintenance works within the urban district of Crewe and Nantwich.

Value: £1 million.

Contractor: Jarvis Highway Maintenance Ltd, Best House, Enderby Road, Grange Business Park, Whetstone, Leicester, LE7 9TD.

Client: Cheshire County Council.

Agent: Cheshire County Council, Commerce House, Hunter Street, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 1SN.

LIVERPOOL

Garston Sports Centre, Long Lane Recreation Ground.

Description: Comprises extension to Garston Sports Centre.

Value: £5 million.

Contractor: Mowlem (North West) Ltd, Port Causeway, Brombrough, Wirral, Merseyside, CH62 3PS.

Client: Liverpool City Council.

Agent: Graham Lambert Robinson, The Paper Hall, Anne Gate, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD1 4EQ.

MANCHESTER

Failsworth WTW, Green Lane, Failsworth.

Description: Provision of storage tanks, refurbishment of storm tanks and new screens.

Value: £1,200,000.

Contractor: Henry Boot Construction, St Gregorys Place, 71 Ardwick Green North, Ardwick, Manchester, M12 6FX.

Client: North West Water.

Agent: Bechtel Morrison, 5th Chadwick House, Warrington Road, Risley, Warrington, Cheshire, WA3 6AE.

PRESCOT

School Lane, Knowsley Business Park.

Description: Scheme provides extension to warehouse.

Value: £1 million.

Contractor: Watkin Jones & Son Ltd, New Foundry Buildings, Johnstown, Wrexham, Clwyd, LL14 1LU.

Client: Ethel Austin Ltd.

Agent: Craig Foster Architect, Dale Street, Liverpool, Merseyside, L2 4UR.

ROSSENDALE

Dale Mill, Burnley Road, East Waterfoot.

Description: Alterations to existing buildings to form smaller workshop units.

Value: £980,000.

Contractor: B & E Boys Ltd, Todd Carr Road, Waterfoot, Rossendale, Lancashire, BB4 9SJ.

Client: B & E Boys Ltd.

Agent: Tom Lockwood, The Pines, Leyland, Preston, Lancashire, PR5 3WP.

WIGAN

CT3 Waterfold Drive, Pier Business Park.

Description: Comprises office block.

Value: £2 million.

Contractor: Eric Wright Construction Ltd, Sceptre House, Sceptre Way, Bamber Bridge, Preston.

Client: CTP Ltd.

Agent: Garnett Netherwood Architects, Design Innovation Centre,The Calls, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS2 7EY.

Scotland

Early Planning

ABERDEEN

97 John Street.

Planning authority: Aberdeen.

Job: Detailed plans submitted for nightclub/snooker hall.

Value: £600,000.

Client: Ambassador Snooker Club.

Agent: Squire Associates, 97 Clifton Road, Aberdeen, Grampian, AB24 4EJ.

ABOYNE

Carnferg Place.

Planning authority: Aberdeenshire.

Job: Detailed plans submitted for 15 houses.

Value: £710,000.

Client: Aberdeenshire Housing Partnership.

Agent: Stewart Milne Construction, 6-7 Albyn Lane, Aberdeen, Grampian, AB10 6SZ.

ALLOA

Longannet Power Station, Kincardine.

Planning authority: Fife.

Job: Detailed plans submitted for power station/ash processing plant.

Value: £2,500,000.

Client: Scotash Ltd.

Agent: Mr Jernon, Blue Circle House, Blue Circle Industries Place, The Shore, Northfleet, Gravesend, Kent, DA11 9A.

COWDENBEATH

67 Ochil View Lumphinnans.

Planning authority: Fife.

Job: Detailed plans submitted for flats (alterations).

Value: £600,000.

Client: Fife Special Housing Association.

Agent: John Gilbert Architects, 6F3 Templeton Business Centre, Glasgow, Strathclyde.

CUPAR

Newburgh Service Reservoir, Newburgh.

Planning authority: Fife.

Job: Detailed plans submitted for reservoir.

Value: £650,000.

Client: East of Scotland Water.

Agent: Halcrow Crouch, The Octagon,Baird Street, Glasgow, Strathclyde, G4 0EE.

DUNDEE

Dundee Airport, Riverside Drive.

Planning authority: Dundee.

Job: Detailed plans submitted for aircraft hanger/offices/stores.

Value: £700,000.

Client: Suckling Airways Ltd.

Agent: Dundee City Council Architects Department, Tayside House, Crichton Street, Dundee, Tayside, DD1 3RA.

DUNFERMLINE

Fessackiehill Plantation, Dunfermline Road, Limekilns.

Planning authority: Fife.

Job: Detailed plans submitted for service reservoir.

Value: £750,000.

Client: East of Scotland Water.

Agent: Halcrow Crouch, The Octagon, Baird Street, Glasgow, Strathclyde, G4 0EE.

EDINBURGH

42 Grove Street.

Planning authority: Edinburgh.

Job: Detailed plans submitted for 15 residential units.

Value: £600,000.

Client: Castle Rock Housing Association.

Agent: Burnett Pollock Associates, 42 Graham Street, Edinburgh, Lothian, EH6 5QN.

GLASGOW

250 Alexandra Parade.

Planning authority: Glasgow.

Job: Outline plans submitted for supermarket.

Value: £4 million.

Client: Morrison Construction Ltd.

Agent: Farningham McCreadie Partnership Unit, 250 School Brae, Peebles, Borders, EH45 8AT.

GLENROTHES

Pentland Park.

Planning authority: Fife.

Job: Detailed plans submitted for office.

Value: £950,000.

Client: Gia Business Properties Ltd.

Agent: The Morrison Partnership, Queensferry Road, Edinburgh, Lothian, EH4 2BP.

LARKHALL

Station Road, Netherburn.

Planning authority: South Lanarkshire.

Job: Detailed plans submitted for 13 flats.

Value: £560,000.

Client: Headway Developments Ltd.

Agent: Headway Developments Ltd,Cadzow Park, 82, Hamilton, Strathclyde, ML3 6BT.

NEWBRIDGE

9 Norton.

Planning authority: Edinburgh.

Job: Outline plans submitted for hotel/health & leisure centre/driving range.

Value: £2,500,000.

Client: David Murray Holdings.

Agent: Gareth Hutchison Architects, 9 Easter Belmont Road, Edinburgh, Lothian, EH12 6EX.

PITLOCHRY

Tulloch Road Blair Atholl.

Planning authority: Perth & Kinross.

Job: Detailed plans submitted for 13 houses.

Value: £700,000.

Client: Perthshire Housing Association.

Agent: Stewart Milne Construction Ltd, Osprey House, Mosscroft Avenue, Westhill Industrial Estate, Aberdeen, Grampian, AB32 6JQ.

SKENE

Westhill Industrial Estate Westhill.

Planning authority: Aberdeenshire.

Job: Detailed plans submitted for hotel & restaurant.

Value: £1,700,000.

Client: Scottish & Newcastle.

Agent: George Arnold Architects, Albert Street, Aberdeen, Grampian, AB25 1XQ.

TROON

East Pier, Troon Harbour.

Planning authority: South Ayrshire.

Job: Detailed plans submitted for dock berthing facility.

Value: £4 million.

Client: Associated British Ports.

Agent: Associated British Ports, Port Office, Ramsdon Dock Road, Barrow- In-Furness, Cumbria, LA14.

Plans Approved

PEEBLES

Peebles High School, Springwood Road.

Planning authority: The Borders.

Job: Detailed plans granted for school (extension).

Value: £3,600,000.

Client: Scottish Borders Council.

Agent: Scottish Borders Council, Newtown St Boswells, Melrose, Borders, TD6 0SA.

Tenders

EDINBURGH

Couper Street.

Planning authority: Edinburgh.

Job: Detailed plans granted for flats.

Value: £2,500,000.

Client: Port of Leith Housing Association.

Agent: Campbell & Arnott, Commercial Quay, Leith, Edinburgh, Lothian, EH6 6LX.

Description: Comprises 70 flats.

Tender Text: Tenders currently being invited, to be returned November 12, 1999.

GLASGOW

Edinburgh Road, Uddingston.

Planning authority: Glasgow.

Job: Detailed plans submitted for production facility.

Value: £4 million.

Client: Bison Concrete Products.

Agent: Pozzoni Design Group, Woodville House, Woodville Road, Altrincham, Greater Manchester, WA14 2AF.

Description: Scheme provides a new production facility.

Tender Text: Tenders invited for a the first stage of a two-stage tender, to be returned November 8, 1999.

INVERNESS

Urquhart Castle, Loch Ness.

Planning authority: Highland.

Job: Detailed plans submitted for visitor centre.

Value: £5 million.

Client: Historic Scotland.

Agent: Historic Scotland, Longmoor House.

Description: Comprises visitor centre, tea room and shop on site adjacent to Urquhart Castle.

Tender Text: The tender return date has been extended from the October 28 to November 8, 1999.

Contracts

ALEXANDRIA

Drumkinnon Bay, Balloch.

Description: Scheme comprises of a sub-structure builders works packagefor construction of a visitor's auditorium and retail element.

Value: £1 million.

Contractor: Amec Scotland Ltd, Meadowside Street, Renfrew, Strathclyde, PA4 8.

Client: Lomond's Shores.

Agent: Amec Scotland Ltd, Meadowside Street, Renfrew, Strathclyde, PA4 8.