About the project

A mixed use scheme of residential development and employment use situated in the borough of Wigan and close to junction 25 of the M6 motorway. The site has outline planning permission for around 600,000 sq ft (56,000 square metres) of employment use and 200 houses, together with a hotel, public house and retail outlet. Plans for a new direct link road to the M6/M58 interchange will significantly improve access.

Theme: communities and regeneration

Local authority: Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council

LEP: Greater Manchester

Key sectors: residential/commercial

Investment to date: £5 million

Future investment: £77 million