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Second phase of Daedalus Village housing regeneration gets green light from Gosport planners
19 October 2020
Wates Residential’s application to develop a further 20 homes for local people at the ground-breaking Daedalus Village site in Lee-on-the-Solent has been given the go-ahead by Gosport Borough Council planning bosses.
Wates Residential cements Cardiff Living housebuilding partnership with Cardiff Council with a further two phases
16 October 2020
Wates Residential has been formally appointed to deliver the next two phases of its 10 year ‘Cardiff Living’ partnership with Cardiff Council. The partners will help tackle growing housing demand across the city by delivering 1,500 new homes across by 2027.
5,000 books donated to London primary schools to encourage diversity in the construction industry
7 October 2020
Primary school pupils across London are among the first to receive a unique new children’s book designed to inspire them to work in the construction industry.
Next chapter in Harrow multi-million-pound regeneration as Council announce development partner
11 SEPTEMBER 2020
Harrow Council have named Wates Residential as the development partner for their regeneration programme worth an estimated £600 million.
Wates Residential celebrates completion of Stag House development
15 JULY 2020
Wates Residential has completed work on 22 much-needed new homes at Stag House in Wandsworth, celebrating with an official event to mark the handing over of keys to Wandsworth Council.
Prime Minister announces New Deal for Britain: Statement from the Wates Group
30 JUNE 2020
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has today announced plans which will enable the nation to “build back better,” pledging £5bn in capital funds for the creation of new schools, roads, hospitals and other infrastructure improvements.
Plans approved for retirement village as part of £1bn regeneration project
29 JUNE 2020
Plans have been approved on the second site of a £1 billion housing regeneration scheme in London, marking a significant step forward for the flagship home building programme.
Ground-breaking Neighbourhood Planning at former Ford Airfield
11 MARCH 2020
A ground-breaking neighbourhood plan led development at the former Ford Airfield, West Sussex has taken a further step forward with the submission of an outline planning application to create a new heart to Ford together with 1500 new homes at a highly sustainable location.
Demolition completes on first site in Haverings 12 Estates Regeneration
10 MARCH 2020
Demolition work has finished on Napier and New Plymouth House, the first site in phase one of Havering Councils 12 Estates regeneration programme with Wates Residential.