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Jobs created in Ebbsfleet Garden City – and more new homes to come – after schemes are approved

Up to 90 jobs are to be created in Ebbsfleet Garden City after plans to redevelop an industrial estate were  approved. Ebbsfleet Development Corporation’s planning committee  approved plans to demolish the Rod End Industrial Estate in Northfleet and replace it with new, modern buildings.   The new plans, by Benrose Property, (left) will increase the commercial

Moves on Ebbsfleet Garden City’s new centre

Commercial property firm GVA has been appointed to help the Ebbsfleet Development Corporation (EDC) realise its ambitions for Ebbsfleet Central, a nine million sq ft mixed-use scheme which will act as the gateway to Ebbsfleet Garden City. The appointment as strategic commercial adviser will draw upon a range of GVA's service lines, including strategic development

Appointment made for £55million Ebbsfleet Garden City education hub

Lee Evans Partnership LLP, has been appointed to lead the design of a new £55 million ‘Education Hub’ at Whitecliffe, formally known as Eastern Quarry in Ebbsfleet Garden City, forHenley Camland. The scheme, subject to planning permission by Ebbsfleet Development Corporation, will include a new 2FE primary school, an 8FE secondary school, a dual use

PRP appointed to lead masterplan and design of homes at The Western Village in Ebbsfleet Garden City

UK architecture firm PRP has been appointed as lead architect and masterplanner on The Western Village in Ebbsfleet Garden City, by joint venture development partners, Clarion Housing Group and Countryside. Part of the Eastern Quarry section of the Garden City, The Western Village scheme is set to deliver up to 2,600 new homes. Designed by PRP,

Countdown to Christmas prize draw with our get active app

  Ebbsfleet Healthy New Town  will be counting down to Christmas with a fantastic daily prize draw from 1st December when you 'Get Active' with BetterPoints. To enter the draw you simply need to walk 1 mile, run 2 miles or cycle 5 miles to earn a BetterTicket into the prize draw. 1 winner per day will win 25,000

Why London City Airport wants Crossrail extended to Ebbsfleet Garden City

London City Airport’s CEO Robert Sinclair wants to extend Crossrail from Abbey Wood to Ebbsfleet in Kent and to create a station on the network at London City Airport. He said: “I don’t know why it didn’t happen, it was long before my time. “I suspect it was related to the fact at the time

Housing Minister Kit Malthouse visits Ebbsfleet Garden City

Housing Minister Kit Malthouse visited Ebbsfleet Garden City to see the rapid progress that is being made. He visited the Ebbsfleet Development Corporation Information Centre at Ebbsfleet International where he saw the huge 3D model showing the scale of the project before heading to Eastern Quarry and hearing about the plans for up to 6,250

Almost 500 new homes approved for Ebbsfleet Garden City

Plans were approved for almost 500 homes in Ebbsfleet Garden City. Ebbsfleet Development Corporation’s planning committee gave approval to Taylor Wimpey to build 332 homes and housing association Clarion to build 163 homes at Castle Hill in Eastern Quarry. Castle Hill is the first of three villages planned in Eastern Quarry which will have a

Garden City’s primary school and community centre could be Kent’s best buildings

Ebbsfleet Garden City's first school has been named one of the best buildings in Kent. Cherry Orchard Primary School and the Castle Hill Community Centre  are in a shortlist of 34 projects across the county in the Kent Design And Development Awards 2018. These 34 projects, selected from the 80 that were entered, include schools,