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ADVANCED NOTICE – Tower crane erection this Sunday 12th January


Due to the windy weather forecast for this week, we will need to erect the crane on Sunday 12th January to minimise any more delays in the programme. There will be minimal noise, it will predominantly be engine noise. We apologise for any inconvenience caused and we thank you for your cooperation at this time

Programme update: January 2020


Upon returning in the New Year, site activities are fully underway to complete the site establishment with the arrival of new Site Offices located on the East side of site and new access routes for site staff being installed off the corner of White Street and Edward Street. The majority of the heavy breaking works…

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WhatsApp Update – PLEASE READ


An article has been released stating that WhatsApp is to stop working on older iPhones and Android devices next year. After February 2020, the app will no longer support the following operating systems: Android handset – versions 2.3.7 or olderiPhones – iOS 8 or older To avoid people missing out on our WhatsApp group notifications,…

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Christmas shut down


Major works on site will conclude for the Christmas break at close of business this coming Friday 20th of December 2019 and will resume on Thursday 2nd of January 2020. We may have operatives on site Monday and Tuesday of next week (23rd and 24th December), but any works carried out will be minor in…

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Discussion notes from last resident meeting 3rd December 2019


Thank you to all who came along to the most recent resident meeting on Tuesday 3rd December. We always welcome your queries and concerns so we can best try and resolve any issues raised. Please see below for the meeting discussion notes: Residents requested a schedule of a) when noisy works would take place and…

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Ways we will communicate with you


This website This will be the central hub for all information updates regarding the scheme as it will be updated as regularly as possible It includes regular programmes updates, job vacancies, community engagement stories and contact form for your questions and queries Please use this website as your first line of enquiry WhatsApp We…

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Brighton school raises thousands for school supplies thanks to donation from McLaren


Carlton Hill Primary School in Queen’s Park, Brighton raised more than £2,500 for school supplies at its annual Winter Fair this weekend. The school’s PTA welcomed around 400 children, parents and local community members to the fair, held on Sunday 08 December. To assist with fundraising, the local McLaren site team at Edward Street Quarter…

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Next resident update meeting: Tuesday 3rd December


McLaren are inviting local residents to attend the next Edward Street Quarter update meeting on Tuesday 3rd December at 5.30pm, to be held at Millwood Community Centre, Nelson Row, Kingswood Street, Brighton BN2 9QG. This will be a great opportunity for McLaren to inform and reassure local residents of current and planned works ahead. The…

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Edward Street Quarter: construction and logistics plan


Click on the link to view our construction and logistics plan for the Edward Street Quarter scheme. The document aims to demonstrate how we plan to deliver the scheme and when key project milestones are due to take place.

Programme update: November 2019


This programme update relates to the period of 25th November – 6th December. Current works: Demolition of existing basement and foundations. Erecting site hoarding John Street. Site clearance. Exploratory works. Sound monitoring. Dust monitoring. A two week look ahead: Crusher on site – crushing concrete for 5 days Commencing foundations for crane bases Reduce level…

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