Bolton Victoria Square
Planning consultancy; Major mixed use town centre regeneration scheme
Client: Bolton Regeneration Ltd (BCEGI/Midia)
Hive are instructed as planning consultant by Bolton Regeneration Limed (a joint venture between BCEGI and Midia), in partnership with Bolton Council on the redevelopment of the Crompton Place Shopping Centre in the heart of Bolton town centre. This is a truly transformational project for the town that will see the under-performing shopping centre replaced with a scheme comprising of a wide range of uses including retail, restaurants, cafes, residential, office, flexible workspace, leisure and high quality areas of public realm.
This is an extremely complex planning submission and through regular dialogue with the client, planning officers and other key stakeholders, Hive are ensuring that any matters of detail or clarifications are dealt with quickly and efficiently. Hive are working particularly closely with the architects, Chapman Taylor, and this relationship has been key in ensuring that the clients needs are being met in full.
The planning application preparation process is being managed by Hive and the application is due to be determined by Bolton Council in 2020.