News & Opinion

The latest Turnstone team news and opinion

  • 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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  • 08th Dec 2021

    Canada Life to forward fund Northern Gateway Colchester

     Canada Life has agreed to forward fund Turnstone Estates £65 million leisure development in Colchester’s Northern Gateway. As part of the deal Colchester Borough Council has taken an over-riding lease on the scheme with a full buy-back of the Leisure Park at the end of the term for £1. This will allow the Council to manage future leisure provision within...

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  • 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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