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London Road Industrial Estate Regeneration Project

Regeneration plans for the area adjacent to Newbury town centre

Regeneration of the London Road Industrial Estate area in Newbury is a key objective of the Council Strategy

The Strategic Economic Plan (SEP) has more information about the project in the context of the local economy.

Current status

The creation of a new road junction on the A339 is a key part of the regeneration project and the scheme was completed in April 2017.

The £4m scheme was part funded by the Thames Valley Local Enterprise Partnership.

Following a legal challenge by Faraday Developments Ltd, the project is undergoing a refresh. New plans will be available later in the year. In the meantime, pdf icon legal commentary on the case [89kb] is now available.

A set of pdf icon frequently asked questions about the project [96kb] is also available.

You can see a video of the new junction below. (This video has no audio).

Avison Young were appointed to produce the new development brief in the new year, 2020, please pdf icon see the attached consultant terms of reference and scope of service [849kb]. Please be aware that COVID-19 may affect the provisional delivery dates as set out in the scope of service, but the council and consultants are working hard to stick to the targeted dates. 

Who to contact

For general media enquiries, please contact our Public Relations Team.

For specific enquiries about the London Road Industrial Estate regeneration project overall, please contact the Manager - Special Projects.

For enquiries about any element of planning related to this project, please contact Planning Policy.