A substantial Local Growth Fund investment of £14.64 million has been confirmed by Coast to Capital Local Enterprise Company for a significant regeneration programme in Crawley. The Growth Programme includes an investment package of infrastructure improvements and physical regeneration designed to support significant increases in new homes, business investment and employment growth. With further match funding provided by West Sussex County Council and Crawley Borough Council the total costs of the scheme will be £31.412 million.
A new Government sponsored Science and Innovation Audit (SIA) has revealed that the South of England – Innovation South, is the backbone of the UK’s digital economy. Stretching from Dorset to Kent and from Berkshire to the Isle of Wight, Innovation South covers eight counties across southern England, with a total economic output of £225.3 billion, accounting for 13.7% of UK’s economic output.
University's ambitious Preston Barracks plans backed by city planners : Ambitious plans to transform the former Preston Barracks site into a university complex of research labs, student halls, new homes and shops, with a footbridge across Lewes Road linking it to more student halls on the Mithras House site has been given the backing of city planners.
Mackley is making good progress on the Shoreham Adur Tidal Walls scheme, according to the company’s latest report.
Queens Square will reopen shortly – and we’re having a party to celebrate! Everyone’s welcome to join in the fun from 12 noon on Saturday 7 October.