Planners approve Downing’s tie-up with AJ Bell execs

PLANNERS in Liverpool have given the go-ahead to a £60m student accommodation scheme put forward by the developer Downing and two executives at the Manchester pensions provider AJ Bell.

Their company, the Islington Regeneration Company, has proposed four high rise student blocks to the north of the city centre with 860 student beds.

Andrew Bell, chief executive and major shareholder of AJ Bell, and Fergus Lyons, managing director of the firm's Sippcentre division, each have 25% in the Islington Regeneration, ... 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...