Ready for Take Off: Rochdale in the running for major airport contract
Rochdale’s Kingsway Business Park could be home to one of four major logistics hubs which will help deliver Heathrow’s third runway.
A delegation from Heathrow airport will visit the site today (Friday 13 April) as part of a national tour. Heathrow expansion is a critical national infrastructure project for...
Posted on 13 Apr 2018
Plans in for £6m expansion of Rochdale’s Kingsway Business Park
Wilson Bowden has submitted a planning application for the next phase of development at Kingsway Business Park in Rochdale on behalf of the Kingsway Partnership – a joint venture between the Rochdale Development Agency, Rochdale Borough Council, Homes England and Wilson Bowden. The application comprises 11 industrial units, ranging in size from 3,000...
Posted on 28 Nov 2017
Kingsway welcomes new local occupier
The Kingsway Partnership and Ropemaker have secured their first occupier for ‘Plot K’ on Kingsway Business Park in Rochdale, North Manchester. Cleland McIver Lifestyle has acquired a 40,000 sq ft warehouse as part of its ongoing expansion strategy in a deal worth close to £4m.
With its headquarters based in Smithy...
Posted on 5 Oct 2017
Record planning income shows growing confidence in Rochdale
The first ever £1 million annual planning income for the council is being seen as a sign of growing confidence in the borough as a place for business investment.
A clutch of major investments helped push Rochdale borough to a record-breaking year for planning fee income, with £1m generated during 2016.
Posted on 6 Mar 2017
Four companies take up space at Middleton industrial estate
FOUR new occupiers have taken a total of 69,000sq ft of space at Stakehill Industrial Estate in Middleton, Greater Manchester.
Acting on behalf of clients of CEG, retained joint letting agents WHR Property Consultants and Savills have secured deals with Mansell Finishes which has taken a 38,000sq ft unit on...
Posted on 28 Sep 2016
Barnes Logistics acquires new site for growth
Barnes Logistics, one of the UK’s leading logistics companies has acquired a new four-acre site on Cowm Top Lane, Rochdale. The new site will be their national headquarters and be the principal home of the company’s growing fleet of more than 50 vehicles.
The site, which will work in...
Posted on 19 Jul 2016
KINGSWAY BUSINESS PARK - SIMON DANCZUK MP VISITS FOR PROGRESS UPDATE
Kingsway Business Park – Rochdale’s premier location for growing businesses and inward investors welcomes Simon Danczuk MP for a progress visit.
The Kingsway Partnership welcomed Rochdale’s MP Simon Danczuk for a tour round the business park today and a visit to Kingsway 216 the 216,000 sq ft development underway currently. Kingsway 216...
Posted on 4 Jul 2016
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 on 1 Jul 2015
Work starts on huge speculative industrial scheme
Harbert Management Corporation has started work on a 212,830 sq ft speculative industrial scheme at Heywood Distribution Park.
The park near Heywood is managed by CBRE Asset Services and currently comprises 1.8 million sq ft of warehouse and industrial space across almost 200 acres.
Russells Construction has been appointed to build two units...
Posted on 2 Jun 2015