2000 homes across the county are about to get a phone call
Union Square revamp
Plans for a major revamp of Union Square in Swindon have moved a step nearer.
Muse Developments has submitted an Outline Planning Application to Swindon Borough Council for the regeneration of a vital part of the town centre.
The multi-million pound scheme will see Union Square transformed with 450 new homes, work spaces, restaurants, cafes, new Primary Care Trust centre, a 100-bed hotel, bus station and car park.
The masterplan will be delivered in phases starting with a detailed planning application for Phase One, on the former police station site, submitted to Swindon Borough Council in the next few weeks.
That application will seek approval for two residential buildings and a multi-storey car park.
Ian Piper, Chief Executive of Forward Swindon, welcomed the submission:
"This is the next important step in the ongoing regeneration of Swindon. The Union Square masterplan promises to give the town centre an active Central Business District, something it has lacked for a long time. The new infrastructure and the quality of the architecture in this development will make Union Square the destination of choice in Swindon."
For more info on the scheme go to www.unionsquare-swindon.com .
Men are less likely to talk than women with 54% of women having had a conversation compared to 37% of men.
Financial figures show Dyson has one of it's best years yet
Talking to children about the terror attack in London
Recently Played Tracks
Now playing: The best feel good music
Deposit £10 to get a £40 Welcome Bonus - That's £50 to play bingo, slots and more!*
Over 50 tracks to make you feel-good. New album out now...
Find your local four day weather report here.
What's happening on the roads where you are?
Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.
Find out more about some of the companies advertising on Heart.
Get some great ideas on how to advertise your business on radio, online and on mobile.