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Guildford Station redevelopment plans - Public Inquiry begins

In November 2017 the Planning Inquiry hearing convened to consider Solum’s proposed redevelopment of Guildford Station. Solum, the multi-site development partnership between Network Rail and Kier Property, appealed against the decision by Guildford Borough Council to refuse its proposal to revitalise Guildford Station in October 2016.

Read more 10th November, 2017

New gateway for Kingswood Station gets go-ahead

Solum’s proposed scheme for Kingswood Station secured approval from local Councillors on the 15 February 2017 at a meeting of Reigate and Banstead Borough Council.

Plans submitted to regenerate Goods Yard at Bishops Stortford

Solum, the partnership between Network Rail and Kier Property that is promoting the redevelopment of the Goods Yard site around Bishop’s Stortford station, has submitted a planning application to East Hertfordshire District Council following extensive consultation with local residents.

Solum Regeneration wins WhatHouse Award for Best Partnership Scheme

Solum Regeneration has won the ‘What House?’ Best Partnership Scheme award for its work with Waltham Forest Council and Islington and Shoreditch Housing Association (ISHA) on redeveloping Walthamstow Central Station. The team scooped the top prize of a Gold Award.

Read more 27th November, 2014

Guildford station redevelopment plans submitted

Solum Regeneration is to submit a planning application later this week to redevelop the east side of Guildford station, following three years of discussions and consultation with the local authority and local community.

Read more 27th November, 2014 Kingswood Gateway  

Walthamstow new homes bought by local residents

The majority of the new homes created in the first phase of the Walthamstow Central regeneration have been sold to local residents. Solum Regeneration, who are promoting the £20 million scheme, have nearly completed the first phase of development and have finished the show home to give buyers a first glimpse of what their new properties will look like.

Local support for Haywards Heath enhancements

Local residents and Mid Sussex Council have endorsed plans by Network Rail to enhance facilities at Haywards Heath Station. As the Mid Sussex Times reports, Network Rail have amended their plans at the station to add another level to the car park bringing the total number of spaces up from 670 to around 1,100.

Read more 31st January, 2014 Haywards Heath Gateway  

Walthamstow station regeneration boost

Solum announces plans for a second phase of investment

Read more 8th October, 2013 Walthamstow Gateway  

Redhill station rejuvenation gets go-ahead

Regeneration project will revitalise the station area

Read more 3rd October, 2013

Christchurch development on track for record sales – as new showhome opens in Dorset harbour town

The doors to the stunning new showhome at Hyde Mews, Christchurch are now open to home buyers keen to seize the opportunity to buy a brand new home in the heart of this popular harbour town.

Read more 1st October, 2013

Elizabeth and Jeffrey Dowman are among Connect’s first buyers

They purchased a three-bedroom, terraced property off-plan in February 2013 and moved into their new home on Friday 12thJuly 2013.

Read more 31st July, 2013 Christchurch  

Plans submitted to rejuvenate Redhill station

Regeneration project will revitalise the station area

Read more 28th June, 2013

Buy a first-class home near a train station

Revamp a rail hub and you lift the area. You might also boost the economy and property prices, says Carol Lewis

Read more 14th June, 2013 Christchurch  

On track for town’s transformation – new Metro.Pads@Walthamstow Central

A new residential development in the heart of Walthamstow will ‘kick start the transformation of the town centre’ according to the Leader of Waltham Forest Council.

Topping out ceremony marks completion of new homes in the harbour town of Christchurch

A topping out ceremony for a new development of 17 family homes in Christchurch saw Councillor Ray Nottage, Leader of Christchurch Borough Council, don hard hat and high visibility jacket to lay the first roof tiles.

Read more 8th May, 2013

Multi-million pound investment for Haywards Heath

Mid Sussex District Councillors have agreed plans for a long awaited multi- million pound scheme to revitalise the area around Haywards Heath railway station, creating up to 200 new jobs.

Read more 14th January, 2013 Haywards Heath Gateway  

Haywards Heath ‘open for business’ with new station scheme

Mid Sussex District Council leader Garry Wall has said the new multi-million pound scheme to revitalise the area around Haywards Heath Railway station has been ‘long over-due’.

Mid Sussex Times Online

Read more 14th January, 2013 Haywards Heath Gateway  

Haywards Heath station plans approved

Plans to redevelop Haywards Heath station have been approved by Mid Sussex District Council.

Read more 10th January, 2013 Haywards Heath Gateway  

Local students visit Walthamstow regeneration scheme

15 students from Waltham Forest College who are studying construction and other similar courses recently visited Solum Regeneration’s Walthamstow Central station redevelopment. The aim of the visit was to brief the students about the project to aid their studies.

Redhill train station plans exhibition viewed by hundreds

The future appearance of a key site in Redhill town centre has been scrutinised by residents.

Read more 23rd July, 2012