Knowsley Council starts negotiations to buy Kirkby town centre

Knowsley Council has confirmed that it has begun negotiations with St. Modwen with a view to acquiring the company’s assets in Kirkby town centre.The announcement comes after much speculation over the firm’s planned regeneration which includes a new Morrisons supermarket, cinema, shops and restaurants.Councillor Graham Morgan, leader of Knowsley Council, has declared ... Read More...

Tesco planning new city centre opening

Tesco could soon be opening a new store in Liverpool city centre.The grocery giant has applied for a licence to operate a supermarket at an address in Williamson Square.According to an licensing act application submitted to Liverpool City Council, Tesco wants to operate at 21-25 Williamson Square between the hours ... Read More...

New plan for Park Road’s Pineapple Hotel

The Pineapple Hotel on Park Road is to be transformed into shared living accommodation under new plans.The well-known South Liverpool establishment, which also includes a pub, has been purchased by Liverpool Construction Group for an undisclosed sum.Liverpool Construction Group, which specialises in accommodation for young professionals across Liverpool, says it’s ... Read More...

Merseyside groups invited to apply for second round of ‘green’ funding

Community groups from across Merseyside are being invited to apply for funding to improve local green space.The Bags for Help scheme is a joint project between Groundwork and supermarket Tesco, with money raised via proceeds of the 5p charge for plastic carrier bags.Projects that will benefit from the scheme include new pocket parks, ... Read More...