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Businesses vote overwhelmingly for Manor Royal BID

Businesses located in Manor Royal, Crawley have voted to extend the Manor Royal Business Improvement District (BID) for a further five years following a formal, independent ballot.  

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Tuesday, March 6, 2018 - 10:45

Manor Royal Business District Delivers Significant Jobs and Business Growth

A new study reveals the growing importance of Manor Royal and its impact in terms of jobs, business and its contribution to the economy.

The Economic Impact Study, jointly commissioned by the Manor Royal BID and Crawley Borough Council, was conducted by leading economic and regeneration consultants, Lichfields, to assess how well the Business District is performing and what it needs to do to remain competitive.

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Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 13:45

Council supports Manor Royal BID renewal

Crawley Borough Council is supporting the renewal of Manor Royal’s Business Improvement District (BID) for another five years.

The Manor Royal Business District is a fundamental part of Crawley’s business and employment and to West Sussex as a whole, contributing 25 per cent of the county’s economic output.

The council’s Cabinet agreed to the BID’s proposal to support the renewal and to vote in favour in the ballot at its meeting on 10 January 2018.

Introduced in 2013, the BID is an independent legal body which is responsible for the area of Manor Royal.

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Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 14:00

Manor Royal paves the way

Pavements in Manor Royal Business District are set for significant resurfacing works thanks to additional investment from West Sussex County Council in connection with the Crawley Growth Programme.

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Tuesday, December 19, 2017 - 19:00

Further Article 4 Direction at Manor Royal

On 16 October 2017, Crawley Borough Council confirmed the making a further Article 4 Direction at Manor Royal.

The confirmed Direction removes a temporary permitted development right that would otherwise allow the change of use of buildings from light industrial (B1c) to residential use (C3) without the requirement to obtain planning permission.

The Direction has been confirmed following a 12 month notification period and consideration of feedback submitted to the council during a three-month consultation period.

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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 10:00

Major Local Growth Fund investment for Crawley

We are delighted to announce that on 21st September 2017, a substantial Local Growth Fund investment of £14.64 million has been confirmed by Coast to Capital Local Enterprise Company for this significant regeneration programme in Crawley.

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Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 19:15

Even more reasons to travel by bus

Ten new bus shelters are to be installed by Crawley Borough Council.

The new shelters, which have been identified as high priority, will be installed at:

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Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 09:00

First district deal in West Sussex aims to drive economic growth

Two West Sussex councils have signed an agreement to work together on delivering key strategic projects.

West Sussex County Council and Crawley Borough Council have signed a new district deal to increase joint collaborative working between the two councils.

The Crawley Growth Deal identifies a number of key projects which feature in the Crawley Place Plan, which was endorsed by both authorities earlier in the year.

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Friday, December 23, 2016 - 11:30

Manor Royal Developers join Crawley Borough Council’s Partner Charter

Manor Royal developers – Mildren Construction have shown their commitment to Crawley by signing the council’s Developer and Partner Charter. Joining an ever growing list of developers working in Crawley, Mildren Construction is developing an empty retail site on behalf of Travis Perkins, which is set to be turned into a brand new Wickes store.

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Tuesday, November 22, 2016 - 16:45

Landmark sculpture unveiled at Manor Royal Business District

Local employers and public officials gathered this week to mark the completion of works to transform one of Manor Royal Business District’s main entrances, including the creation of an impressive landmark sculpture commissioned by Manor Royal BID.

The improvements began earlier this year at the roundabout site, which is on London Road at the junction with Betts Way and Fleming Way near to Astral Towers. The project was led by the Manor Royal BID team, after consulting with local employers, who were given a big say on the new artwork.

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Wednesday, September 7, 2016 - 11:45


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