Tag Archives: KING ALFRED

Public money is to be thrown at the Starr Trust/Crest Nicholson King Alfred scheme

01.02.18…..Today Brighton & Hove News has been first up to announce that the application for £10m towards funding the affordable housing element of the Starr Trust/Crest Nicholson scheme has been not only successful, but increased to £15m.  This grant is … 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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King Alfred. Rumours; questions; with answers from the Horse’s Mouth

01.01.2017…..A tantalising comment appeared in one of Tim Ridgway’s weekly Argus columns which hinted at a Crest Nicholson attempt to get numbers of flats increased at the expense of Starr Trust community space.  That told me a Karis, Mark 2, … Continue reading

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Developer explains King Alfred delay in a letter published in the Argus

4.10.16…..Last Friday, 30th September, the Argus lead letter was from Rob Starr, Chairman of The Starr Trust – one half of the development team, with Crest Nicholson, chosen by Brighton & Hove City Council to redevelop the King Alfred site.  … Continue reading

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One half of the King Alfred redevelopment partnership speaking to saveHOVE & to The Vote

17.2.16…..On the 4th of February, Valerie met with Rob Starr and his PR, Bill Murray.  Most of the meeting was extremely worthwhile and interesting but it was not about showing the plans.  Just a few minutes at the end allowed … Continue reading

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