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24 November 2018

Tramways Club in York sold for redevelopment

A WORKING men’s club in York is set to close after being bought by a property developer. Members of Tramways Club in Mill Street were told that the club would be sold to Wetherby-based Oakgate Group, following a recent vote by the club’s members. Oakgate has confirmed the site is going to be redeveloped, but could not specify exactly what form this [...]

15 November 2018

Proposals for Stonebow House transformation in to new eating experience in York

A NEW development could bring more than 100 jobs and a new eating experience to York. A licensing application has been resubmitted to transform the ground floor and basement of Stonebow House into a family-friendly Market Halls development. Mark Barnes is property director at Try Market Halls, and said the idea was to provide “affordable trading [...]

9 November 2018

Yorkshire flies its flag to welcome new Channel Four HQ and its workforce

A triumph for Yorkshire – it was a proud moment when we heard the news that, following stiff competition from Manchester and Birmingham, Channel Four selected Leeds as the destination for their new base outside of London. Predicted to bring around 300 jobs to the region, it was surprising too to find they didn’t have a particular site or [...]

2 November 2018

York Convent Buildings to be redeveloped into nine apartments plus houses, by Northminster

TWO former convent buildings in York are set to be transformed into apartments and a house in a £3.5 million redevelopment. The Lodge and The Extern House, situated at the front of the former St Joseph’s Convent in Lawrence Street, has been bought by property developer Northminster. The firm has secured planning permission to convert the buildings [...]