Gorse Hill Labour

Labour Councillors for Gorse Hill in Trafford, Greater Manchester

Primark at the Trafford Centre seems to be moving ahead

Place North West are reporting as imminent the building work to bring Primark to Barton Square.

Primark will move into the former BHS Home unit.

Colin Flinn, regional managing director at Intu, said: “Many of the things that make intu Trafford Centre so special will be extended into the Barton Square area of centre, allowing us to attract quality new brands and provide even more for people to shop, eat, play and do.

“We’re bringing a Primark store to intu Trafford Centre and will be announcing a number of other new retail and leisure operators soon.”

John Roberts, regional director at Vinci, added: “The work we are carrying out at Barton Square will create a fantastic new area befitting this architecturally-rich building. The quality of the materials and design will create a space that shoppers will be able to enjoy for many years to come.”

https://www.placenorthwest.co.uk/news/vinci-confirmed-for-75m-trafford-centre-extension/

Artistic Planning Application Bruntwood have submitted a planning application for a Mural on Trafford House, which many us will know as the DVLC office in Gorse Hill. And it’s a really interesting application opposite Tescos. The proposed development is to apply a piece of ‘street art’ as a mural on the east facing gable end […]

The Manchester Evening News is reporting that Manchester Councillors have expressed anger at the levels of bus investment in the city region. As part of the Devolution deal Councils are prevented by regulations introduced by Chris Grayling from running our own bus services even where the services would be both better and cheaper. This leaves […]