South Shields 365
The Council and its partners have completed phase one of South Shields 365, a £100 million redevelopment of South Shields town centre, with the sustainable economic vision to breathe new life into the community.
The successful completion of phase one includes:
Following demolitions, work started on phase two of South Shields 365 which includes the new
Transport Interchange in March 2018. Completion is expected late summer 2019.
South Shields 365
photography acknowledgements. Progress so far October 2018
South Tyneside Council and partners have celebrated a major milestone with the 'topping out' of a multi million pound facility.
The roof of South Shields' new transport interchange has now been installed.
The £21 million building will bring together a modern bus station and relocated Metro station.
Read more: Topping Out is just the Ticket for Interchange April 2018
Construction of the new £21 million transport interchange for South Shields is underway.
Read more: Wheels Set in Motion for £21m Interchange February 2018
The rooftop level of award-winning cultural venue The Word will be transformed into a new events space.
The area - named The Round - will feature a full programme of events and will be able to host up to 150 people.
Read more: New Event Space to 'round' off Award-Winning Venue November 2017
Demolitions are due to get underway later this month as the next phase of the £100 million South Shields 365 masterplan gathers pace.
Read more: Clearing the way for Progress September 2017
South Tyneside Council has now acquired all the land and properties needed to press ahead with the next phase of the £100m South Shields 365 regeneration masterplan.
Read more: All systems go for transport interchange July 2017
The Word will be flying the flag for the North East region at the prestigious World Architecture Festival Awards, held in Berlin in November.
Read more: South Shields 365 Progress: World architecture award shortlist for The Word June 2017
South Tyneside Council has welcomed a decision by the Secretary of State confirming the Compulsory Purchase Order (CPO) made by the authority for South Shields town centre.
Read more: Compulsory purchase order confirmed May 2017
The Word is exceeding expectations only six months after opening.
Read more: The Word Exceeds all Expectations March 2017
The market square, which underwent a multi-million pound makeover last year, will soon host themed food, craft and farmers' markets as well as the popular traditional markets which run three days a week. (Image courtesy of See Tyne and Wear Differently)
Read more: Historic market looks to the future March 2017
The Word, National Centre for the Written Word is in the running for the title of Library of the Year in the British Book Awards.
Read more: The Word in the Running for Top Award March 2017
South Shields' historic market is set for a new lease of life with an exciting programme of events, entertainment and specialist stalls due soon. (Image courtesy of See Tyne and Wear Differently)
Read more: Historic market looks to the future February 2017
Work on the £100m South Shields 365 regeneration masterplan to transform the town centre is continuing at a pace. Work is now ongoing to bring forward the next phases of the scheme, the transport interchange and new retail and leisure development.
Read more: Momentum builds on multi-million pound scheme January 2017
A procurement exercise has been launched to secure a development partner to work alongside the Council to deliver high quality office accommodation, residential and mixed-use development.
Read more: Council Invites Proposals for £200m Development Site Read more
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South Shields 365 progress so far