Newport Street Gateway
£2.5million development to create a high quality pedestrian boulevard from The Transport Interchange to the heart of the town centre.
The initiative is focussed on transforming the open public space and shop fronts into an attractive walkway into Victoria Square accessing the main shopping malls, cafes, restaurants, museum and leisure areas.
- Work has started to upgrade the properties on Newport Street from Victoria Square to Great Moor Street.
- The council Highways Section has commenced works to upgrade the public realm with completion expected Summer 2017.
Mixed use retail and commercial street with improvements to the public realm.