Shopping development one step closer as final demolition gets underway
The final stage of demolition to make way for Rochdale’s new shopping and leisure development, Rochdale Riverside, gets underway next week.
Contractors will move in on Monday (25 July) to start the process of stripping out and then dismantling Telegraph House, in Baillie Street, in a process which is expected...
Posted by Aahmed on 21 Jul 2016 at 14:07
River Roch project picks up two more accolades
Rochdale’s stunning River Roch regeneration project has taken top spot in two categories at the North West Construction Awards.
The £5m scheme, which was completed last month and is part of a wider £250m town centre regeneration scheme, was given the heritage award, as well as being named the...
Posted by Aahmed on 13 Jul 2016 at 10:48
Place North West’s M60 Towns Development
John Searle, Chief Executive of the Rochdale Development Agency, announced Rochdale Riverside as the new name for the £65m town centre leisure scheme.
John Searle, chief executive of the Rochdale Development Agency, announced Rochdale Riverside as the new name for the £65m town centre leisure scheme, being built in partnership...
Posted by CBuckley on 5 May 2016 at 14:29
The Reel Deal: cinema signs up to Rochdale’s retail and leisure development
Rochdale’s new shopping and leisure development has secured a blockbuster deal, with Reel cinema formally signing up to the scheme.
The national company, which already has 15 outlets across the country, will open a six screen, 20,000 sq ft cinema in the development.
The deal means that Rochdale will have a...
Posted by Aahmed on 28 Apr 2016 at 10:13
Cotton to Commerce – Middleton Mill to become a £50m global trade hub
A Hong Kong based property development company’s biggest investment project in Europe is set to get under way in the borough of Rochdale after permission was given for the £50million redevelopment of Warwick Mill.
The scheme to transform the five-storey 200,000 sq ft mill in Middleton into a global trade...
Posted by Oliver on 1 Dec 2015 at 10:43
We offered an 80% business rate discount to fill empty shops
Like many other high streets, Rochdale’s was hit hard by the recession that followed the banking crash of 2008.
Councils weren’t responsible for the financial crisis but they had to pick up the pieces afterwards and fill the holes left by the small businesses that went bankrupt or the...
Posted by Oliver on 3 Nov 2015 at 10:42
Kingsway Business Park growth continues
Rochdale’s Kingsway Business Park is continuing to grow and cement its reputation for being one of the most important locations for new businesses in the north west.
JD Sports recently signed an agreement that will see a further 15 acres of land developed as the next phase of JD Sports...
Posted by Aahmed on 1 Jul 2015 at 14:57