Liverpool approves hundreds of student rooms

A LARGE number of student rooms have been approved by Liverpool City Council's planning committee.

Three applications for around 1,000 rooms were presented to the committee as well as two others for nearly 250 apartments aimed at young professionals. All were approved.

At least one of the student applications stirred opposition from nearby residents who feel the density of such accommodation is too high.

Gipsy International's plan for 398 rooms, on the site of the former Imperial Student Halls of Re... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...