NTT Urban Development Corporation whose HQ is in Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, has announced its acquisition of London’s 265 Strand through its UK subsidiary UD Europe Limited.
The scheme would be applied to 35 new homes which would be built across two disused sites on the Patmore Estate in Nine Elms, Battersea. One is a former garage block on Parvin Street , the other is a former education centre on Thessaly Road . Both sites are owned by the council.
The battle to acquire Battersea Power station has been a long and ongoing one but alas, every beginning has it’s ending and the battle for ownership for one of UK’s landmarks has finally come to an end. It has been confirmed that Malaysian firms, SP Setia BHD and Sime Darby Property BHD have signed an [...]
A bike race that rewards the slowest competitor is one of the unique sports-related events being held at the Pump House Gallery next weekend. The Battersea Park gallery’s regular Monthly Do event is scheduled to be a celebration of alternative sport for all on Saturday May 19 and Sunday May 20. Artists will be exploring [...]
London’s Battersea Power Station has been receiving a lot of interest both locally and abroad. The latest bid for it comes from none other than Chelsea’s club owner – Roman Abromovich, who has plans to turn the former power station into a 60,000-seater stadium, if his bid is successful. According to the Club, the power [...]
Covent Garden Market Authority (CGMA) has selected VINCI St Modwen as it’s private development partner to help with the regeneration of New Covent Garden Market. This old industrial district which is located on the South bank of the Thames will be responsible for creating some 16,000 new homes and 25,000 new permanent new jobs in [...]
The Big Lottery Foundation, a grant-making non-departmental public body created by the government to help fund causes that will help bring about change, growth and productivity to selected areas in London has announced it’s latest winner – Wandsworth council. The council has announced that the foundation has chosen an area dubbed as Clapham Junction/West Battersea [...]