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Regeneration news

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Repair works begin on historic city gates and walls

Published on Tuesday, 26 May 2020

Work has begun to help restore and repair some of the remains of Coventry’s historic city walls and gates within its city centre.

The Council to approve the long lease of land at Parkside, Paradise Street.

Published on Thursday, 21 May 2020

The Council is set to approve the long lease of land at Parkside, Paradise Street so new private residential accommodation can be built.

Restoration works at London Road Cemetery

Published on Tuesday, 18 February 2020

Coventry’s London Road Cemetery was awarded a National Lottery Heritage Fund grant to restore some of its original features and ensure it is well looked after for future generations to enjoy.

Pictured: Cllr Jim O' Boyle with Stewart Underwood, Director of the Shearer Property Group.

Precinct goes back to the future

Published on Wednesday, 12 February 2020

Coventry is going back to the future as part of a £44m programme of works to improve its city centre.

50m pool to make a final splash with a step back in time

Published on Friday, 31 January 2020

Coventry Sports and Leisure Centre’s 50m pool will be making a final splash with a swimming celebration – and entry prices are stepping back in time to the 1960s

City centre sees massive cash injection with over £100m invested

Published on Wednesday, 06 November 2019

Record-breaking grant investment is set to change the city centre. Coventry City Centre has seen huge investment this decade – with more to come ahead of the city’s year as City of Culture in 2021.

Goodbye to green escalator

Published on Wednesday, 30 October 2019

Works in the city centre to remove the escalator from the Upper Precinct began on Monday 28 October. It marks the start of work to transform the area, as well as opening up the space and the views towards Broadgate. 

Exciting artist impressions of how Coventry city centre could be transformed by 2021 have been unveiled as part of a presentation called ‘Transforming your city’.

Transforming your city

Published on Thursday, 03 October 2019

Exciting pictures showing how Coventry city centre could be transformed by 2021 have been unveiled as part of a presentation called ‘Transforming your city’.

Spon end flats

Major £12m regeneration project to transform Spon End in Coventry

Published on Tuesday, 03 September 2019

A major regeneration project will transform an area of Coventry originally built in the 1960s over the next four years.

Upcoming improvements to the city centre

Published on Thursday, 08 August 2019

Some essential works are being carried out in the Barracks Way area of the city centre.  

Diversion route past Eaton House

Work begins at railway station

Published on Wednesday, 31 July 2019

Work has now started on exciting plans to improve Coventry railway station.


A new view of Broadgate

Published on Monday, 03 June 2019

Much-loved sculptures can be seen in their full glory for the first time in over 50 years as part of a scheme to open a long-forgotten view of the city centre.

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