Railway Quay, Newhaven
Delivery Body: Lewes District Council
Coast to Capital LGF Allocation: £1.5m
Match Funding Contribution: £10.66m
Project Status: Delivering
Summary of Project:
The Railway Quay in Newhaven has been privately owned for several decades. This project has seen the site purchased with the intention for redevelopment as part of the much wider Enterprise Zone project. The EZ project is set to develop Newhaven in several areas to enable economic growth to the local and wider communities.
The Local Growth Fund awarded to this project has contributed to the initial purchase of the site. Plans are currently ongoing to develop the site.
- 5ha of reclaimed area
- 194 jobs
- 3,345 commercial floor space constructed
- 2,624 new hotel visitor accommodation
- 16 new enterprises receiving non-financial support
- 10 additional apprentices