Final roadshow date – Friday 12 December

Dear Supporters, Just a reminder that our final public consultation event is on Friday 12 December at Landport Youth Centre, Landport Road, BN7 2SU, 5pm to 9pm. Come and see full details of our alternative redevelopment proposals for the Phoenix Industrial Estate – including the full masterplan, a 3-D model, animated fly-through – plus the…

Next Steps and Appeal for Funds for Lewes Phoenix

Next Steps & The £36,000 Appeal. The Lewes Phoenix Rising (LPR) aim: to ensure people can live and work affordably in the centre of our town, now and in the future. We intend to maintain and enhance our manufacturing and creative heritage through the innovative renovation of the old Phoenix Ironworks, providing genuinely affordable new…

Sussex Express – Phoenix Estate in Lewes blighted by uncertainty

Article in Sussex Express on the Phoenix Estate / North Street Qtr. Phoenix Estate in Lewes blighted by uncertainty – Sussex Express Full article Mr Baker said: “Today I saw an array of wild creativity and innovation. The area is a hive of productive activity, providing work space and venues for artisans, manufacturing, community and educational…

Press Statement from Norman Baker MP Regarding Phoenix Estate

Lewes MP meets businesses set to be displaced by one of the largest developments in Lewes Norman Baker Lib Dem MP for Lewes, visited the Phoenix Estate, North Street in Lewes to see for himself the workshops that are under threat from proposed development. In all, there are over 50 small and medium size businesses…

Lewes Phoenix Rising meeting with LDC/Santon

On Thursday 17th July, the Lewes Phoenix Rising (LPR) team met with members of the Lewes District Council and Clive Wilding of Santon.  The purpose of the meeting was to present our proposals and discuss how we can work together.  The meeting was followed by a tour of the industries and enterprises on the Phoenix estate.…

Lewes Phoenix Rising representations to LDC Local Plan

Lewes Phoenix Rising has submitted its representations to the LDC on the Lewes District Local Plan, for the deadline of 11th July. These were written with the help of Dominic Lawson Bespoke Planning, with advice from Clive Newberry QC. The latter will represent us at the public consultation meeting in the Autumn. As you will be…