£35m Bolton resi scheme gets green light

Bolton-based developer Forshaw Land & Property Group has received planning permission for a £35m residential development in Bolton town centre. Plans comprise 262 new homes to be built in Croal Valley on land fronting St Georges Road between Bark Street and Back Bark Street. Forshaw managing director Lyndon Forshaw said: “This project will set a new benchmark for high quality residential schemes in Bolton town centre. “It will provide much needed new homes for people in Bolton and further afield.” Last week, Muse Developments was also given the green light for its £150m Church Wharf development in town. The scheme