Peel Group are no stranger to large scale real estate projects in the North West. With Media city already up and running and previous successes with projects in Trafford park and along the Manchester ship canal. It comes as no surprise that the expansion plans for the soon to be £1billion Media centre are soon to be a reality.
Ambitious plans to double the size of MediaCityUK in Salford Quays over the next decade by creating up to ten new buildings with a development value of more than £1bn look set to be given the green light. Peel Media was granted outline consent for the second phase of MediaCityUK in October 2006 and had ten years to bring forward detailed applications for each building. It submitted a reserved matters application for the second phase in June 2016 and this is due to be considered by Salford City Council's planning committee next Thursday (1 September 2016).