Beeston Square Redevelopment

Beeston Square Redevelopment

Information on the Beeston Square Redevelopment.

artist impression of the new cinemaWork is well under way for Phase 2 of the redevelopment of Beeston Square.

The second phase will see an eight-screen cinema, as well as food and drink outlets and 132 new homes.

The project is also being supported by the D2N2 Local Growth Fund pt 3 N2TC Fund.

The development is being marketed by agents HEB Tel: 0115 950 6611 and JLL Tel: 0115 908 2120.

The scheme forms the second phase of a £50 million development, with Phase 1 including the refurbishment of the shopping precinct, new and improved public transport connecting the town to the NET tram network, more retailers, cafes and a gym.

The designs are available to view online:


Shops as part of Phase 1 of the redevelopmentThe journey so far…

May – June 2015

Redevelopment of Phase 1 opened and a public consultation took place on initial plans for Phase 2.

May 2016

The Council purchased the leasehold interest of Beeston Square in a multi-million pound deal to help secure the future development of the town.

November 2017

Preparatory works began including preparing a planning application, finding a suitable developer for the residential part of the site and continuing negotiations with a cinema operator.

reps from the council and bowmer+kirkland on site

April 2018

Consultation on outline building plans, CGIs and initial designs.

May 2018

Two new businesses move into newly refurbished Phase 1 units and a planning application is submitted for Phase 2.

September 2018

Planning Committee unanimously granted full consent for the cinema and outline planning consent for the mixed-use and residential building.

February 2019

Arc Cinema secured as the operator of the eight-screen cinema which will be built as part of Phase 2.

October 2019

Bowmer + Kirkland announced as the contractor for the cinema and retail elements of the project.

Construction work at the Beeston Square redevelopment siteNovember 2019

Work starts on site for the cinema and retail elements.

What’s next?

  • Completion of the cinema and retail build.

  • Fit out of cinema and retail units.

  • Developer commences the residential element of the projects.

  • New jobs

 


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