Green light for £65m Sussex shopping centre

Grant Prior 5 months ago
Share

NewRiver Retail Limited has been given the go-ahead for a £65m redevelopment of the Martlets Shopping Centre in Burgess Hill, West Sussex.

burgess-hill-development-newriver-retail-new-river
The redevelopment scheme totals 200,000 sq ft

Construction is scheduled to start early next year after the planning green light from Mid Sussex District Council.

The mixed-use scheme totals 200,000 sq ft and includes a 10 screen multiplex cinema, a 63 bed Travelodge hotel, five leading national restaurants,142 residential units, a purpose-built modern library, gym, over 500 car-parking spaces and the creation of an additional 70,000 square feet of retail space.

Allan Lockhart, Property Director, at NewRiver said: “We are delighted to have received unanimous support from Mid Sussex’s Planning Committee to grant planning permission, marking a major milestone in our £65 million development plans for Burgess Hill which will serve as a catalyst for economic and social regeneration in the area.

“Our proposed plans include pre-lets with some of Europe’s best in class retail and leisure operators, and in collaboration with Mid-Sussex District Council, will create a dynamic mixed-use town centre in West Sussex that is fit for purpose for the 21st century.

“This major development will be delivered in line with NewRiver’s risk-controlled development strategy and is expected to generate attractive returns for our investors and a revitalised town centre for Burgess Hill.”

Latest news

Tube maintenance taken away from Amey in bid to save £80m

Transport for London to take work back in-house on Jubilee, Northern and Piccadilly lines
20 hours ago

Bam Mott JV green light for £36m Hull flood defences

Bam Nuttall/Mott MacDonald JV to shore up defences along a 7.5km stretch of the river
2 hours ago

Henry Boot bullish about post Brexit market

Developer and contractor sees no wobble in future work pipelines
2 hours ago

Family Mosaic picks 17 firms for £500m build plan

Ardmore, Bouygues, Galliford Try and Willmott Dixon among preferred list
2 hours ago

Immigration officers raid Liverpool Baltic Village site

Contractor W.I.S.E United faces fine of £20,000 for each worker if correct checks not carried out
2 hours ago

Plans lodged for £150m Manchester PRS scheme

Work will start in Spring 2018, if planning is granted
2 hours ago

Brookfield submits plan for 37-storey London city tower

Building work could start in summer 2018 after six-month demolition phase
19 hours ago

Chinese cladding contractor facing HSE asbestos probe

Yuanda UK under spotlight over imported products
1 day ago

Carillion profit soars to £84m from support services

Blacklisting compensation to cost Carillion £10.5m
1 day ago

Just one week left to vote for best in construction

More than 10,000 votes in already for Enquirer awards: Book your places now
1 day ago

Costain profits dented by further losses on waste PFI

£11.4m hit on completing Manchester waste PFI plunges natural resources division into loss again
1 day ago

Robertson starts work on £333m Aberdeen conference centre

Green light for development by Henry Boot and Aberdeen City Council
1 day ago

Interserve wins £17m York University project

Piazza learning centre will be built on University's east campus
1 day ago

Revenue swoops on tax dodging tradesmen

Operation Dobbin catches 17 fraudsters to help level playing field for honest workers
1 day ago

Lendlease wins £200m contract to build Versace tower

50-storey luxury scheme designed in partnership with famous fashion house
2 days ago

BAM Construct nearly doubles profit to £13m

Mainstream building contracting business margin edges up to 0.6%
2 days ago

Balfour wins £42m London Nine Elms student tower

33-floor student tower kick-starts wider Vauxhall Square scheme
3 days ago

United Living looking for new subbies and suppliers

Meet the Buyer event in Northampton next week: Register now
2 days ago

Former Skanska boss to head Galliford Try’s HS2 team bid

David Blackburn leads Galliford Try/Hochtief/Dragados consortium bidding for major HS2 contracts
2 days ago

HS2 shortlists consultants for phase two

Bechtel, CH2M Hill and Mace/T+T in hunt for seven-year development partner role
2 days ago

No women enter Construction Manager of the Year awards

All 86 of this year's finalists are men: Full list
2 days ago

Kier bags £5bn hat-trick of major construction frameworks

Cambridge University, Procure 22 and Gatwick Airport frameworks promise work boost
2 days ago

Father of seven killed in skylight fall

Two roofing contractors and a director prosecuted following tragedy
2 days ago

Wates signs £64m Norwich food research centre deal

Price agreed for landmark Quadram Institute project
2 days ago

Eurocell enjoys post Brexit sales surge

UPVC products specialist sees 8% underlying increase in sales since EU referendum
2 days ago

Costain jv snaps up last major Crossrail contract

£26m track maintenance facility will be built in Plumstead
3 days ago

Ramboll hires Arcadis infrastructure boss

Mathew Riley takes over as MD of Ramboll UK
2 days ago

Brookfield Multiplex £150m hospital delayed by six months

Collapse of concrete and brickwork firms hits Edinburgh hospital job
3 days ago

Gordon Dunne takes 20% stake in new Keltbray concrete firm

Former Dunne boss appointed managing director at Keltbray Structures
6 days ago

Bulgarian contractor hit with huge safety fine

£500,000 penalty after workers caught balancing on forks of a telehandler: Photos
3 days ago

Contractor services