Latest news

July

Still time to have your say on railway station regeneration

We're building up steam with our plans to create Brunel Plaza at Plymouth railway station.... Read our full story
18 July 2019

Box-supported project wins two national awards

A community project which has been supported by The Box gas wib two national awards.... Read our full story
18 July 2019

Thinking outside the Box - plans to win Plymouth hearts and minds

The team behind Plymouth's Box project have been outlining plans.... Read our full story
12 July 2019

Public plaza to be named after one of the greatest engineers

Plymouth's train travellers will be walking out of the station.... Read our full story
12 July 2019

Masterplan for Plymouth railway station

Plymouth's regular rail commuters are getting the big picture.... Read our full story
2 July 2019

June

Consultation for commuters on railway station revamp

Plymouth's regular rail commuters will be getting a sneak peak of the big picture.... Read our full story
25 June 2019

Construction work to begin at historic Elizabethan House

The restoration and reinterpretation of Plymouth's historic Elizabethan house moves into an exciting stage... Read our full story
21 June 2019

May

City Centre works set to begin

Major road improvement works in Plymouth city centre will begin this month... Read our full story
3 May 2019

March

Topping out on top of the world at Drake Leisure

Council leader Tudor Evans enjoyed a sneak peek from the top of the Drake Circus Leisure Development as part of a topping out ceremony in the sky bar... Read our full story
25 March 2019

Viaduct works to begin in May

Major road improvement works to support some of Plymouth City Centre’s most exciting developments will begin this Spring... Read our full story
20 March 2019

Historic pier to get makeover

One of Plymouth’s most historically significant waterfront properties is to get a massive... Read our full story
7 March 2019

February

Council invests in future of city

Two development schemes that will revitalise Plymouth city centre and lever in... Read our full story
27 February 2019

Charles Cross: Work starts Monday

Works will begin on the Charles Cross Transport Improvement Scheme from Monday... Read our full story
1 February 2019

January

Temporary lane closures coming for city centre

Drivers leaving the city centre via the viaduct at Bretonside are being asked to consider another route... Read our full story
22 January 2019

Work on Charles Cross set to begin 

Works on the Charles Cross Transport Improvement Scheme will begin on Monday 4 February... Read our full story
14 January 2019

Broadening Bath Street for Boulevard

Moves to make Bath Street wider will get underway this week as part of the council's regeneration plans to make Millbay happen... Read our full story
7 January 2019


December

Contract awards set final phase of works at Elizabethan House in motion

The final phase of design works to the historic Elizabethan House has been given the green light with the appointment of two internationally experienced companies to lead on the interpretation design and installation... Read our full story
13 December 2018


November

Boost for major Plymouth building

Plymouth's plan to restore and reopen its Elizabethan House for Mayflower 400 has been given a welcome boost from the Coastal Revival Fund... Read our full story

Another building to come down

Another building is to come down as part of the city's long-term ambition to rebuild and revive the West End and make Millbay happen... Read our full story

Charles Cross works to begin in new year

Work to improve Charles Cross roundabout will begin in the new year... Read our full story


October

Dates for demolition and dismantling of Union Street bridge

The bridge across Plymouth's Union Street looks set to come down on 7 November... Read our full story

Top team to fit out The Box

An internationally renowned company which helped Belfast showcase the Titanic and the Science Museum to tell the cosmonaut's story has been selected to fit out The Box in Plymouth... Read our full story


September

Boulevard landscaping designs unveiled - what do you think?

Coastal planting, granite paving and light and airy seaside feel could line the new-look Millbay boulevard... Read our full story

ACE chair applauds Plymouth's culture

Some of the country's leading arts figures were in Plymouth this week to see the amazing work going on in the city to make culture happen... Read our full story

Next step to restore key historic house

The regeneration of Plymouth's Elizabethan House in the heart of the Barbican is moving on to its next phase... Read our full story

Toys 'R' Us to be parking for U

Shoppers, visitors and city centre workers will have more places to park in Plymouth’s West End – including 150 new spaces in the former Toys ‘R’ Us car park... Read our full story

Overnight closures around viaduct

There will be some overnight closures on Exeter Street and the viaduct next month while excavation work continues around the British Land leisure complex... Read our full story

Major milestone for The Box as giant steel installed at topping out ceremony

Structural completion of The Box has been celebrated with a 'Topping Out' ceremony which saw the final steel work installed... Read our full story

This is what Plymouth railway station could look like

This is what the Plymouth railway station could look like following a major regeneration project that has now been given the green light... Read our full story


The Box – helping to make Plymouth proud

Family raves, Beryl Cook and memories of Maker camp are helping the team behind the Box change what Plymouth people think about culture – long before the city's exciting attraction opens its doors... Read our full story

Major makeover makes Market Way miles better

Market Way is looking miles better, thanks to an improvement scheme that's totally transformed a popular walking route in to the city centre... Read our full story

Work to start on new crossing in Exeter Street

Drivers coming into the city centre via Exeter Street could face some delays as work starts on a new crossing... Read our full story


July

National Lottery support to unlock stories of Elizabethan House

Plymouth's Elizabethan House has been awarded initial support for National Lottery funding to help the city tell its important story as part of the Mayflower 400 commemorations... Read our full story

Apprentice to show committee inside of The Box

A construction apprentice will be showing a special group of visitors around The Box building site this week to help tell another important side of its story – creating jobs and opportunities... Read our full story


Subway closure on the cards 

Pedestrians walking between Bretonside and Drake Circus will have to take a short detour around Charles Cross roundabout following the closure of a subway... Read our full story

Video showing how the Drake Circus Leisure development will look once it's built at Bretonside