Here you can find out progress on the project so far and key dates for the Southern Gateway. We will update this page regularly.

Southern gateway dates
DateActivityProgress
Summer 2020Ideas to be shown to the publicNot yet started
November 2019Select developerUnderway
April 2019Invite to tenderCompleted

April 2019 

Conclude development brief.Completed
May 2018Lawyers appointedCompleted
March 2018Site assemblyOngoing
February 2018Soft market testCompleted
February 2018Further grant funding decision due.Completed. Unsuccessful.
December 2017Several technical studies commissioned:

Waste water treatment

Contamination

Services

Flooding

Topography

Archaeology


Follow-up study completed.

Completed

Completed 

Follow-up study completed.

Completed

Completed

 

December 2017Communications strategyCompleted
November 2017One Public Estate Grant decision due.Completed - received.
November 2017Funding bid to the Local Enterprise Partnership decision.Completed - successful.
November 2017Final version of the masterplan formally adopted by elected members at Full Council.Completed
September 2017Strategic landowners memorandum of understanding.Completed and signed.
August 2017Property consultants appointed.Completed - JLL appointed.
July - August 2017Public invited to comment as part of the draft masterplan consultationCompleted.