Wates Construction wins £25m Cornerhouse contract

Published:  15 January, 2013

Wates Construction has the contract to build a new £25m city centre theatre, cinema and gallery in Manchester.

The scheme forms part of an £80m scheme based around First Street North, which is also set to include an outdoor performance area, a new public square, a 208-bed hotel, a 700-space multi-storey car park and up to ten new restaurants and cafˇs.

Construction is set to commence this month and complete next year.

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