Harworth have recently raised over £27m by issuing shares at 95p each.  Harworth who are a listed company linked to Peel and with assets in Peel Logistics, are already developing the Logistics North scheme, on the former Cutacre opencast mine in Bolton.

The combined masterplans for the four sites are expected to deliver in aggregate over 1,500 residential plots and 600,000 sq ft of commercial space.

Deals such as this are likely to increase as, developers look to towards the Greater Manchester Spatial Framework.