New £20m retail and aparthotel scheme to open in Leeds
Property developer Town Centre Securities has been selected by Leeds City Council to develop a major new £20m scheme on George Street, Leeds, which is adjacent to the new Victoria Gate shopping centre and the central market in Leeds city centre.
The row over Persimmon's plan to award its managers up to £600m under a long term incentive plan has led to the resignation of chairman Nicholas Wrigley and remuneration committee chair Jonathan Davie.
Clipper Logistics, the firm that distributes goods for retailers such as John Lewis, Marks & Spencer, Asda and Morrisons, has reported another year of double digit growth and said it has benefited from the explosive growth of online retail sales.
Victoria Gate owner buys rival to create £21bn shopping centre giant
Shopping centre owner Hammerson, which owns the Victoria Gate development in Leeds, has agreed an all share takeover of rival Intu in a £3.4bn deal that will create Britain's biggest property company.
Fulcrum Utility Services, which provides gas and electricity to major sites around the country including the Olympic Stadium, Scottish distilleries and a large number of housing estates, has reported a 19 per cent jump in half year profits.
TheCityUK appoints Leeds chair to champion Yorkshire
TheCityUK, the industry-led body for financial services across the UK, has appointed its first ever city chair for Leeds to champion financial services in Leeds and across the wider region.