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The latest Turnstone team news and opinion

  • 29th Oct 2021

    New 170,000 sq ft development at St John’s Innovation Park gains unanimous approval

     St John’s College and development manager Turnstone Estates are pleased to confirm the approval of a detailed planning application for two additional office and R&D buildings and new transport hub to be located in the north western corner of St John’s Innovation Park.The two-phased development will consist of the construction of two 85,000 sq ft Class B1 office and R&D...

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  • 27th Oct 2021

    Turnstone Confirms Opening Line-Up For Northern Gateway Colchester Scheme

     Turnstone Estates’ £65 million leisure development in Colchester has added two drive-thru restaurants to its line-up of operators and signed a new contract with Cineworld and Travelodge for facilities. This is a major boost for the scheme which will deliver 200,000 sq ft of leisure space as part of Colchester Borough Council’s Northern Gateway.Cineworld has expanded its commitment to Colchester...

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  • 02nd Aug 2021

    New town formally named Waterbeach

     The new town known through the planning process as Waterbeach New Town has been formally named Waterbeach – the name of the neighbouring village - after the majority of people opted for it following a 12 week public consultation.The formal adaption of the name took place at a Cabinet meeting at South Cambridgeshire District Council today (Friday 30 July) after...

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  • 12th May 2021

    Turnstone sponsors Colchester Rugby Club

     As part of Turnstone's commitment to Colchester's Northern Gateway area we have become proud sponsors of Colchester Rugby Club.This comes at an exciting time for the club as they have recently moved into their very impressive new club house, part of the Northern Gateway Sports Park. The 76-acre sport and leisure facility also boast 3G pitches, grass rugby pitches, a multi-use sports...

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  • 07th Apr 2021

    Turnstone sells Saffron Walden site to owner occupier GR8

     Turnstone Estates has sold a 1.3-acre development site on Ashdon Road, Saffron Walden to tool and plant hire company GR8 who intends to build out 20,500 sq ft of commercial space of which about 7,000 sqft will be for its own occupation.Turnstone obtained planning consent for the new buildings which GR8expect to be completed by the end of the year.The...

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