Land at Bourne Road, Thornton-Cleveleys

The Site Location

The site is located to the north of Bourne Road, Thornton, and consists of the Thornton Cleveleys Football Club, associated football pitches, car park and clubhouse.  To the north of the site lies vacant land.

Existing residential development is located to the east and south of the site.  The site extends to Fleetwood Road North to the west.  

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Land off Orchard Street, Salford

The Site

The site is immediately west of the residential areas of Lower Broughton and Charlestown, within the ward of Irwell River. The site extends to 8.39 hectares which is split into two parcels divided by Holland Street. The site comprises brownfield land currently used for a mix of employment uses, including heavy industrial, commercial and warehousing and storage of a variety of materials. The immediate surrounding area is commercial and residential in nature. 

The Proposals

Connell Property Partnerships and Shea Investments are proposing a residential development of up to 469 apartments and family homes on land off Orchard Street.   

The application will be submitted in outline and proposes to demolish all the existing structures and outline planning application for residential development of up to 469 dwellings.   

The application is therefore only concerned with the principle of residential development at the site at this stage and the parameters within which any future development would be considered acceptable. The parameters include:

·       Development Area: 8.39ha

·       Capacity: 469 Units

·       Max Building Height: Up to 5 storeys (approximately 15 metres). 

The Illustrative Masterplan shows a potential configuration and layout for a residential development comprising of up to 469 dwellings and provides a broad platform upon which the details of the Reserved Matters application can be agreed.  It has been developed through an iterative design process taking into account the key site constraints and opportunities paying due regard to the findings and recommendations of the various technical reports and surveys which have been undertaken.   

Some of the benefits of the development include;

·      Redevelopment of a previously developed site;

·      Provision of policy compliant open space;

·      Increased provision of high-quality family housing;

·      Contribution to Salford’s 5-year housing land supply;

·      New residents to enhance the skills base and labour supply in the local area; and

·      Generation of significant direct and indirect economic benefits. 

Please see supporting documentation for more details.

We would welcome your thoughts on the emerging proposals by email at or in writing to the Avison Young, Norfolk House, 7 Norfolk Street, Manchester M2 1DW.

Land off Redgate Way / Barnes Drive, Farnworth, Bolton

Proposed development

Following distribution of an information leaflet we are pleased to advise of plans for a proposed educational, medical and clinical training centre, together with multi-storey car park, at Redgate Way / Barnes Drive, Farnworth, Bolton, on behalf of Bolton NHS Foundation Trust, in partnership with the University of Bolton and Bolton College. For information on the proposed development please refer to the supporting documentation which will be available until 01 February 2019.

If you have any queries or would like further information, please contact James Berggren or telephone 0161 834 7187.