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Eden Project North takes shape; planning application complete

The first stage in the preparation of a planning application for the proposed Eden Project North in the UK has been completed, with the submission of an Environmental Impact Assessment Scoping Report to Lancaster City Council. Designed by Grimshaw Architects, the £85m (US$108m, €95.6m) development will see a series of mussel-shaped pavilions capable of housing…

Transformation under way at Abbeygate Cinema in Bury St Edmunds

Building work for a new screen and other development plans at the Abbeygate Cinema, in Bury St Edmunds, has started. The long-awaited transformation of the Hatter Street cinema and restaurant, which will merge the existing cinema and restaurant space with the derelict Winners Bingo areas, is under way. Chris Peters, Abbeygate Cinema project manager, said:…

Construction work on Birmingham Commonwealth Games Village begins

Construction work on the largest infrastructure project directly related to the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games started today (8th May). A ground-breaking ceremony was staged at the Commonwealth Games Village site in Perry Barr – which will provide a home away from home for around 6,500 athletes and officials coming to the city in the summer…