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The latest Turnstone team news and opinion

  • 04th Jul 2022

    Turnstone secures mixed commercial site in Bedford

     Turnstone Estates has signed a development agreement with a private landowner, the Southill Estate, to deliver a 175,000 sq ft mixed commercial scheme called Interchange South on an 11.35 acre-site in Bedford.The site, which is situated on Ampthill Road between the A421 and Interchange Retail Park on the southern edge of the town, is allocated in the local plan for...

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  • 18th May 2022

    The Rem-arc-able OxCam Arc U-turn

     While we await an official response from the government on last year’s consultation on the OxCam Arc “in due course”, it is evident that there has been a significant change in the government’s approach and attitude towards the Arc. Tim Deacon, Director, Turnstone gives his take on the seemingly lost Arc. As well as the glaring omission of any mention...

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  • 17th Mar 2022

    Leisure park partners celebrate ground-breaking at Colchester Northern Gateway

    Turnstone Estates celebrated the start of work at its £65 million Colchester Northern Gateway Leisure Park development with a special ground-breaking ceremony this week.  On 16 March, representatives from main contractor HG Construction, met on site with those from Colchester Amphora Trading, Colchester Borough Council, Turnstone Estates and Canada Life to see work get underway. Construction of this major development...

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  • 15th Feb 2022

    HG Construction appointed as main contractor for Northern Gateway leisure scheme in Colchester

     Turnstone Estates has appointed a main contractor on its £65 million leisure development in Colchester, part of Colchester Borough Council’s Northern Gateway. HG Construction will start work on the 200,000 sq ft scheme this month with completion scheduled for the autumn of 2023.Natalie Greig, Associate Director of Turnstone Estates, said: “We are delighted to reach this stage of the project...

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  • 15th Feb 2022

    Kervan Kitchen signs at Northern Gateway Colchester

     Turnstone Estates has added Kervan Kitchen Restaurant Group to the line-up of operators at its £65 million leisure development in Colchester. The news follows deals with Cineworld, Fastned, Travelodge, Hollywood Bowl, Puttstars, Jump Street, Greggs and Wendy’s.This is another major boost for the scheme which will deliver 200,000 sq ft of leisure space within Colchester Borough Council’s Northern Gateway, located...

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