Northern Gateway mixed-use scheme to start next March

Chesterfield Borough Council has announced it is looking for a development partner for a major £50m town centre mixed-use scheme.

The Northern Gateway scheme will include a new town centre food store, offices, homes and a new road layout to improve pedestrian access to the town centre and market place.

Work will start in March next year on the developmen,t which is part of a ten-year masterplan by Scott Wilson, and is expected to take until the end of 2015 to complete.

Interested development partners have until 23 September to complete the prequal process.

Further details are available from Joanne Neville at