Stanton Cross

Opinions wanted over proposals for a new church school at Stanton Cross development

Opinions are being sought over plans to open a new church school offering primary and secondary education in Wellingborough. Peterborough Diocese Education Trust (PDET) is seeking public opinion over proposals to open a school for youngsters aged three to 18 as part of the £900m...

Railway Bridge marks “milestone” moment in housing development

The installation of a railway bridge marks a “milestone” moment in the building of a major new housing development in Wellingborough. It is hoped disruption will be kept to a minimum when beams measuring 41 metres and weighing more than 30 tonnes each are installed for the...

Stanton Cross moves step closer to reality

The £900m Stanton Cross project has moved a step closer to reality after a specialist regeneration organisation was brought in. St. Modwen has teamed up with Bovis Homes to become the official partner for the ongoing development. The project will see 3,650 houses built to the...

Plans for first phase of housing at Stanton Cross given go-ahead

Plans for the first phase of housing at the Stanton Cross development have been given the go-ahead. The first stage of the major development will deliver 379 homes, which includes a mix of one, two, three and four-bed homes along with 20 affordable homes. Work on the first phase...

Knotweed removal to begin at Stanton Cross

Japanese Knotweed
The removal of the destructive plant Japanese knotweed at the Stanton Cross site has been given the go ahead. Thomson Habitats, a specialist ecology contractor based in Guildford has been awarded a £300k contract to eradicate the fast spreading plant. The works are part of a plan...

Stanton Cross construction work gets under way

Construction work at Stanton Cross is now underway as preparation work for the extension of Midland Road past Wellingborough Station and across the railway and River Ise has begun. Next week, contractors will continue work on a major Japanese knotweed eradication programme,...