Circle Square on the Stand


Planit-IE was delighted to be invited by Bruntwood and Select Property Group to join their Circle Square presentation and discussion panel in association with the RIBA on the Manchester Stand at MIPIM today.


Go-ahead for GEIC

Planning approval has been granted, enabling construction of the £60m Graphene Engineering Innovation Centre (GEIC).


Circle Square Phase 1A Approved

The first planning application for Circle Square, Bruntwood and the Select Property Group’s ambitious £750m redevelopment of the former BBC site on Oxford Road, has gained approval.


Middlewood Locks RMA submitted

Middlewood Locks Phase 1 Reserved Matters application submission coincided with President Xi Jinping’s visit to Manchester as part of a four-day visit to Britain. READ MORE

Stevenson Square The Concept

Public Squares are a hugely important part of a city’s fabric, reflecting an area’s identity and providing much needed social spaces for interaction and recreation. The infrastructure-dominated Stevenson Square is failing in these respects to the point that it isn’t even read as a Square. This is despite the 18th Century developer’s aim to create a rival to city centre St Anne’s Square, which it reflects in form and scale; and its historical use as a meeting point for the city’s political marches, protests and gatherings.


NOMA’s New City Square

A hidden space at the heart of The co-operative’s expansive estate is being transformed into a vibrant city square, forming a new destination to attract people to visit, work and live. This will be a place for all; connecting new development and The co-operative’s architectural legacy as it is brought into fresh use.