Category Archives: Hackney Wick Masterplan

Ever widening suitor list targets Olympic media centre

Any fears that this Friday’s looming deadline for bids for the 2012 Broadcast and Media Centre in Hackney Wick would be met by a worrying lack of credible interest can be roundly dismissed. I can reveal that the consortium, backed … Continue reading

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Wellcome Trust steps up the pressure at Athletes Village

There really never is a dull day if you are working on the Olympics development. First thing to say, I have been a tad remiss on the Olympics blog recently as all of my energies have been devoted to the … Continue reading

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BBC’s Television Centre sale has Olympic ramifications …

The BBC at some stage this week will officially bring to market Television Centre, its famous studios in Shepherd’s Bush, west London. There is a pretty good story here in The Guardian from a couple of weeks ago about the … Continue reading

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LTGDC on plans for something ‘a little bit different’ in Hackney Wick

I have just been speaking to Peter Andrews, the London Thames Gateway Development Corporation’s redoubtable chief executive, about the body’s just-published indicative plans for regeneration around Hackney Wick station Andrews explained the key thinking behind the plans. The most important element … Continue reading

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Hackney Wick masterplan for former Paul Kemsley site unveiled

Way too quietly proposals have been unveiled for another significant regeneration scheme close to the Olympics site. In another life (two years ago now) I revealed that the London Thames Gateway Development Corporation had bought two parcels of land immediately … Continue reading

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