Chester cultural centre gets the green light

The Kier Group has been given planning permission for a new cultural attraction in Chester.

Building work is expected to commence in February, 2015, under Kier Construction’s Northern Division. The firm plans to employ local labour and subcontractors as much as possible.

It is expected that 70% of the work will be done by a local workforce, and 75% of the materials used on the project will be sourced from nearby suppliers. There will be 15 new building-trade apprentic