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.