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Spawforths sponsor LABC Building Excellence awards 2016 dinner

Spawforths sponsor LABC Building Excellence awards 2016 dinner

Last night the LABC Building Excellence awards dinner took place at Unity Works, the first time the event has been held in Wakefield. It was a great event and Spawforths are very happy to have been one of the sponsors. Congratulations to all the winners, the quality of the buildings up for the awards was outstanding! Read more

Appeal Success in Stockton on Tees

Appeal Success in Stockton on Tees

Coming only one day after securing appeal success for the most important housing decision in Leeds since the adoption of its Core Strategy, Spawforths has advised Tithebarn Land on its successful planning appeal for residential development of land off Harrowgate Lane, Stockton-on-Tees, granted following a Public Inquiry on 9th June 2016. Read more

Leeds Skelton Lake Services, Junction 45 of the M1, Leeds

Leeds Skelton Lake Services, Junction 45 of the M1, Leeds

On behalf of Extra MSA Group, Spawforths have submitted an outline planning application for a £50m ‘new concept’ Motorway Service Area at Junction 45 of the M1 in Leeds. Leeds Skelton Lake Services will address road safety deficiencies on this section of the Motorway Network, creating up to 700 new jobs for local people, together with a range of significant economic, social and environmental benefits. Read more

Successful Community Consultation Event in Wakefield

Successful Community Consultation Event in Wakefield

On the 20th April Spawforths held their third Exhibition with Bridge Homes LLP. The event took place at Standbridge Community Centre where the Spawforths team updated the local community on the proposed residential development of 44 dwelling on the land off Standbridge Lane. The team would like to thank all that attend and engaged with the process. The planning application for the site will be submitted this summer to Wakefield Metropolitan District Council. Read more

Proposals for 96 houses at former Redcats site approved

Proposals for 96 houses at former Redcats site approved

A residential scheme prepared by Spawforths Architects and Bridge Homes, for the former Redcats Site, Horbury Road, Wakefield was approved today! The site will bring forward 96 new houses, 30 percent of which will be affordable. The proposal includes a mix of Traditional and Contemporary dwellings within the setting of the City of Wakefield Golf Course. Read more

Vision 2020 - Build to Rent

Vision 2020 - Build to Rent

David Rolinson, Chairman, Spawforths will be chairing the FBE Vision 2010 - Build to Rent event on 27 April 2016. The event will focus on student accommodation and the private rented sector (PRS) market and will include speakers in the development, regeneration, construction and investment, design and architecture sectors. Read more

Future Carrington: Flagship Mixed-Use Community Revealed

Future Carrington: Flagship Mixed-Use Community Revealed

Spawforths, working on behalf HIMOR Group on their 1,655-acre Carrington site, are currently preparing two planning applications as part of the first stage of a new `Future Carrington`. This will cover an area of over 170 acres and comprises of 900 new homes and one million sq ft of business space, local shopping facilities and a new home for Carrington Rugby Club. Read more

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