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Proposed redevelopment of the Newtown Road Peugeot car showroom site in Hove

20.03.18….It is some years now since Hyde Housing first showed its plans for redeveloping the long-derelict factory in Newtown Road (see report in archives).  Originally, Colin Brace, with others, had planned to do a redevelopment with the car showroom next … Continue reading

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King Alfred….coffee with Rob Starr to straighten out a few facts

14.3.18…..It had been some time since I sat down with Rob Starr and Bill Murray over lunch to look at plans and talk about his King Alfred scheme which I  wrote up here at the time.  The Development Agreement is … Continue reading

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Preston Barracks/Lewes Road Masterplan is shortlisted for 3 awards

09.03.18…..The Planning Awards 2018 event takes place in London on June 6th and the awards short-list has been announced. U+I’s Preston Barracks and the University of Brighton Lewes Road Masterplan have been shortlisted in three of its several categories.  They … Continue reading

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King Alfred redevelopment…..gone really quiet, huh?

19.1.18…..The rumour mill has its stories on this one.  But what are the observable facts about what is happening and to be expected? By the end of 2017 a couple of significant moves had been made.  The Starr Trust parted … Continue reading

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Crest Nicholson propose 150 plus flats – Lyon Close nr Wickes

Thursday, 24th August saw Crest Nicholson host a day of meetings to seek preliminary feedback about their plans to redevelop land at Lyon Close in Hove, to provide over 150 flats.  Since being chosen for King Alfred they have been … Continue reading

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