Southampton Royal Pier redevelopment

City's waterfront vision for 2030

Daily Echo:

5:00am Friday 11th July 2014

Vistas from Sydney to South Africa and Copenhagen to Canada could inspire Southampton’s own £450million Royal Pier development.

£360m boost for 5,000 new jobs, 17,000 extra homes and a new ferry terminal

Daily Echo:

4:20am Monday 7th July 2014

HAMPSHIRE is set to receive a massive £360m boost in a deal that aims to create thousands of jobs and new homes and revitalise the economy.

Record number of bidders for city's super casino

Daily Echo:

4:00am Thursday 3rd July 2014

A record number of bidders have confirmed that they will battle it out for the right to open a super casino in Southampton.

Planners back three major projects in Southampton

Daily Echo: The the Spitfire memorial is expected to look

6:10am Wednesday 25th June 2014

PLANNERS last night backed three major waterfront developments that are set to change the face of Southampton’s waterfront.

40-metre high Spitfire statue plans to go before planners

Daily Echo: The the Spitfire memorial is expected to look

10:30am Monday 23rd June 2014

PLANS for a giant statue in Southampton to celebrate the iconic Spitfire aircraft will go before planners tomorrow.

New location for city's Spitfire tribute

Daily Echo: The the Spitfire memorial is expected to look

4:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

SOUTHAMPTON’S long-awaited tribute to the Spitfire has a new home.

Second gambling giant in bid for super casino

Daily Echo: Second gambling giant in bid for super casino

6:50am Monday 10th March 2014

A SECOND gambling giant has entered the battle to run Southampton’s super casino.

Signing marks milestone in £450m development

Daily Echo: An artist's impression of the proposed development of Royal Pier.

10:43am Wednesday 5th March 2014

SOUTHAMPTON’S long-awaited Royal Pier development has passed another important milestone.

Casino giant admits interest in super casino in Southampton

Daily Echo: An Aspers casino in Stratford, London

4:00am Wednesday 12th February 2014

IT IS THE controversial new gamblers’ paradise that will underpin one of the biggest developments in Southampton for decades.

First images of £330m plans for Royal Pier revealed

Daily Echo: Are new plans for city waterfront a missed opportunity?

10:36am Saturday 19th October 2013

FRESH plans have been unveiled to transform Southampton's Royal Pier in to one of the country's top waterfront locations.

£450m Royal Pier scheme on verge of becoming a reality

Daily Echo: Mayflower Park and the Royal Pier in Southampton

10:09am Friday 27th September 2013

IT is the “flagship” £450m plan which could transform Southampton’s waterfront into one of the nation’s most vibrant seafront destinations.

The vision for Southampton in 2030

Daily Echo: Southampton - the vision for 2030

12:43pm Monday 9th September 2013

IS THIS what Southampton city centre will look like in 2030?

Bishop in battle over super casino for city

Daily Echo: Bishop of Southampton Rev Canon Jonathan Frost

10:50am Thursday 21st March 2013

THE Bishop of Southampton has urged politicians to ensure companies applying to run a super-casino take measures to curb problem gambling.

Super-casino attracting more and more interest

Daily Echo: The Grosvenor Casino at LeisureWorld, Southampton.

2:00pm Tuesday 19th March 2013

ANOTHER gambling firm has thrown its hat into the ring to run Southampton’s first super-casino.

Las Vegas style casino a step closer

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4:00am Monday 21st January 2013

A LAS Vegas style casino in Southampton has moved a step closer to becoming a reality as top-level talks get under way.

Luxury vision for city's waterfront

Daily Echo: Luxury vision for waterfront

11:10am Friday 25th February 2011

COUNCIL chiefs unveil £450m “world class” vision to transform Southampton into one of Europe’s most dynamic waterfront cities.

Collapsed section of pier to be removed

Daily Echo: Pier collapses into Southampton Water

10:30am Thursday 10th June 2010

A COLLAPSED section of Southampton’s historic Royal Pier will have to be cleared, port bosses have said.

Rotting pier is an 'embarrassment'

Daily Echo: A 30m section of the pier collapsed shortly before 10am yesterday.

4:03pm Friday 4th June 2010

THERE are renewed calls today for what’s left of Southampton’s Royal Pier to be demolished after part of it crashed into the sea yesterday.

Pier collapses into Southampton Water

Daily Echo: Pier collapses into Southampton Water

12:20pm Thursday 3rd June 2010

PART of the remains of Southampton's historic Royal Pier has collapsed into the water this morning.

History of Southampton's Royal Pier

Daily Echo: Southampton's Royal Pier

11:27am Thursday 3rd June 2010

Once Southampton's playground, the Royal Pier was an elegant city landmark for decades but then in 1979, quite literally, the rot set in and the historic structure closed its doors forever.

Developers invited to transform city waterfront

Daily Echo: Developers invited to transfrom city waterfront

9:30am Tuesday 11th May 2010

DEVELOPERS are being invited to express their interest in transforming Southampton’s Royal Pier district into a world-class waterfront.

Floating a vision to replace Southampton's pier

Daily Echo: WATERFRONT: Mayflower Park and the Royal Pier

12:05pm Monday 15th March 2010

THE hunt for a developer to transform South-ampton’s Royal Pier area into a world-class waterfront will be launched today.

Supercasino can be built in city

Daily Echo:

8:30am Thursday 17th September 2009

SOUTHAMPTON has finally been given the go-ahead to build its Las Vegas-style casino, the Daily Echo can reveal.

Southampton's £325m Waterfront vision takes shape

Daily Echo: Southampton

4:40pm Wednesday 16th September 2009

A £325M vision to transform Southampton’s waterfront into a world class “marine basin” with a giant promenade has been unveiled.

Royal Pier developers back Spitfire

Daily Echo: Artist Ken Potts' impressions of Southampton's tribute to the Spitfire at Town Quay.

2:23pm Tuesday 3rd February 2009

AMBITIOUS plans for an enormous Spitfire tribute at Town Quay have received the backing of developers drawing up a new vision for the future of Southampton’s waterfront.

Mighty Spitfire monument gets mixed reaction

Daily Echo: The proposed Spitfire tribute on the end of the Town Quay

8:21am Monday 17th November 2008

TOWERING over Southampton’s waterfront skyline it will be a lasting tribute to the Spitfire.

Spitfire tribute plan approved

Daily Echo: Spitfire tribute plan approved

10:12am Saturday 15th November 2008

AN enormous tribute to the Spitfire will rise up at one of Southampton’s premier waterfront locations, the Daily Echo can reveal today.

Pier pressure

Daily Echo:

7:13am Sunday 10th August 2008

With a Scottish developer given 18 months to come up with a masterplan to transform Southampton’s Royal Pier district, MATT SMITH looks at the latest ambitious ideas

What now for Royal Pier site?

Daily Echo: Another new development planned for Royal Pier

8:46am Wednesday 23rd July 2008

COUNCIL chiefs have given a developer 18 months to draw up dramatic plans for a prime waterfront site in Southampton.

Casino plans back on table

Daily Echo:

9:43am Thursday 7th February 2008

THE GOVERNMENT is expected to give the green light for a casino to be built in Southampton in the next two weeks.

Giant casino still on cards - even if people don't want it

Daily Echo:

12:00pm Thursday 24th January 2008

A HUGE casino could be built in Southampton even if an overwhelming majority of local people do not want one, a senior councillor has admitted.

Southampton wins race for Las Vegas-style casino

Daily Echo:

11:06am Tuesday 30th January 2007

SOUTHAMPTON has won the right to build a Las Vegas-style casino bringing jobs and regeneration to the city.

Churches hold talks with casino operator

11:00am Saturday 27th January 2007

A TOP casino operator has held talks with Southampton church leaders opposed to plans for a Las Vegas-style casino in the city, the Daily Echo can reveal.



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