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23 May 2019

New hotel signals start of Chesterfield’s visitor economy transformation

As part of the Northern Gateway development, Jomast Developments has transformed the former Co-op store on Elder Way into a 92-bedroom Premi...

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18 April 2019

High quality office space key to town centre regeneration

Research from the Centre for Cities has shown that towns and cities with a strong economy tend to have a high proportion of high-quality off...

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21 March 2019

Chesterfield revealed as having key ingredients for successful post digital high street

Chesterfield has the raw ingredients to adapt and thrive in the face of the national ‘retail apocalypse,’ says the owner of the town’s...

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27 February 2019

Planning application submitted for office accommodation at Chesterfield Waterside

Chesterfield Waterside is set to take another significant step forward in 2019. A Reserved Matters planning application has been submitte...

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01 February 2019

Get on your bike at Chesterfield Waterside

If you’re a keen cyclist or walker, then living at Chesterfield Waterside could be for you. The development sits on the Trans Penn...

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15 January 2019

Avant Homes acquires land for development of 177 new homes at Chesterfield Waterside

Leading UK housebuilder Avant Homes has acquired a significant parcel of land at Chesterfield Waterside where it now plans to build 177 new ...

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21 December 2018

2018 - Another great year for Chesterfield

As 2018 comes to an end, it’s time to reflect on the year and look at the progress Chesterfield Waterside, and the town itself, has made. ...

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07 November 2018

New access bridge approved for Chesterfield Waterside

Planning permission has been granted by Chesterfield Borough Council to build an access bridge in the multi-million pound project. The br...

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23 October 2018

A festive Chesterfield

It may seem too early to be thinking about it, but Christmas is fast approaching, and Chesterfield is fully geared up for the festive period...

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21 September 2018

Just 5% uplift in overnight stays will transform Chesterfield’s visitor economy, says expert

Converting just 5% of Chesterfield’s day visitors into overnight stays would catapult the town’s visitor economy into world-class territ...

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01 August 2018

10 things to do in and around Chesterfield this summer

School is out… and so is the sun! But, how do you make the most of the good weather in Chesterfield and the Peak District? We’ve got the...

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11 July 2018

A rich history of unique markets

Chesterfield is one of the few towns in the UK that still has a bustling open-air weekday market. In fact, Chesterfield Market is one of ...

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18 June 2018

Specsavers take 2018 Chesterfield Retailer of the Year title

Chesterfield has once again proved it is a hotbed of independent and chain retailers with the return of the town’s popular awards. Nati...

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10 May 2018

Chesterfield – Spend the night and explore during the day

Home to the world-famous Chatsworth House, Crooked Spire Church in Chesterfield and Bakewell Pudding, it’s no surprise that the Peak Distr...

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24 April 2018

Peter Swallow - Champions Column

Peter Swallow is the Managing Director of Bolstertone Plc, the company behind Chesterfield Waterside, as well as the Chair of Destination Ch...

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03 April 2018

Planning permission granted for canal restoration works

The canal restoration works can now move forward after planning permission was granted. This will facilitate the connection of the canal bas...

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22 March 2018

Waterside set to take shape in 2018

The ambitious £340 million regeneration project Chesterfield Waterside is set to make significant progress in 2018. The exciting news wa...

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01 March 2018

Latest updates on Waterside to be announced at annual Celebrate Chesterfield

The latest developments for Chesterfield’s £320million Waterside scheme will be unveiled at the annual Celebrate Chesterfield event on Th...

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14 February 2018

New artisan food development planned for north of the town

Chesterfield Borough Council has approved the development of The Glass Yard project in the town, which will be constructed on the site ...

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04 January 2018

Looking forward - Chesterfield in 2018

“Chesterfield’s green lungs have overtaken the town’s mining heritage which is making it an attractive 21st-century investment prospec...

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01 December 2017

HS2 has the capability to transform Chesterfield

HS2 has the capability to transform Chesterfield in the same way that Eurostar has done for the city of Lille in France. That was the messag...

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24 October 2017

Chesterfield revealed as holiday destination on the rise

A recent study has seen Derbyshire’s famous market town, Chesterfield, announced as one of the top ten holiday destinations ‘on the rise...

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01 August 2017

Town remains excited for Chesterfield Waterside

A survey recently carried out by the Derbyshire Times has shown that 63% of respondents are looking forward to the Chesterfield Waterside de...

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17 July 2017

HS2 boost for Chesterfield

Peter Swallow the managing director of Chesterfield Waterside, has welcomed today’s announcement that the HS2 high speed rail link through...

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12 June 2017

OVO Energy Women’s Cycle Tour huge success once again

Katarzyna Niewiadoma has claimed the overall victory in the OVO Energy Women’s Tour, which returned to Chesterfield on Saturday 10 June fo...

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25 May 2017

Northern Tea Merchants takes Chesterfield Retailer of the Year title

Northern Tea Merchants, the tea and coffee manufacturer based on Chatsworth Road, has been awarded the title of Chesterfield Retailer of the...

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09 April 2017

Enabling works at Basin Square completed

Phase one of Chesterfield Waterside’s £75 million Basin Square development has taken a major step forward following the completion of ena...

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03 April 2017

4,000 jobs to be created in Chesterfield

4,000 jobs are set to be created in Chesterfield over the next five years as many key developments, including Chesterfield Waterside, enter ...

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02 March 2017

Work starts at UK’s biggest leisure development in Chesterfield

Less than three miles from Chesterfield Waterside, site enabling work is underway at the UK’s largest leisure development, Peak Resort. ...

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13 February 2017

Nominations now open in the 2017 Chesterfield Retail Awards

Shoppers are being called on to nominate their favourite shops and stores in Chesterfield’s popular annual Retail Awards. Now in their ...

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07 February 2017

Chesterfield Canal Trust awarded £10,000 grant to find legendary ‘Cuckoo’ narrow boat

A huge archaeological dig by Chesterfield Canal Trust has been enabled following a £10,000 grant from the Aviva Community Fund. The mone...

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12 December 2016

Consent granted for scale and height of buildings in phase 1 at Chesterfield Waterside

Outline planning consent has been granted for the proposed heights and massing of the buildings to be incorporated in the £75 million Phase...

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23 November 2016

Peter smashes Funny Business fundraising target

Chesterfield Waterside boss Peter Swallow managed to make an audience of more than 400 people at Sheffield City Hall laugh out loud at ...

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21 November 2016

10 things to do in Chesterfield

Chesterfield is a town that is constantly growing and there is so much for any visitor to experience when they come to the area. Whether ...

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01 September 2016

Site enabling works to begin at Chesterfield Waterside

Work is set to begin on the next phase of the £320million Chesterfield Waterside Scheme. Chesterfield–based earthworks and landscaping...

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27 August 2016

Employment on the rise in Chesterfield

The number of people in work in the East Midlands increased in the quarter which ended a week after the EU Referendum (23 June 2016). Tot...

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05 August 2016

Waterside boss taking to the stage for charity

For one night only, Peter Swallow, managing director of Chesterfield-based property development company Bolsterstone Plc - the company behin...

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04 August 2016

Eight miles to go for Chesterfield’s Canal regeneration

There are more than 2,000 miles of navigable inland waterways in Britain and there are soon to be eight more thanks to the work of the Chest...

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07 July 2016

Chesterfield recommended for HS2 stop

Journey times from Chesterfield to London will fall to 1hr 15mins if recommendations for the new high speed rail line are adopted. The re...

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16 June 2016

Rosewall to have a permanent home at Waterside

The purchase of the iconic Dame Barbara Hepworth sculpture, Curved Reclining Form (Rosewall), in 2005 secured its future not only for Cheste...

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27 May 2016

Green + Benz scoop Chesterfield Retailer of the Year title

Only six months after opening its new flagship store, Green + Benz has scooped the coveted title of Retailer of the Year at the 2016 Chester...

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12 May 2016

2016 Chesterfield Retail Awards shortlist announced

With one of the highest retail occupancies in the country, it’s no surprise that competition was tough for one of the coveted spots in the...

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27 April 2016

Waterside update at Champions breakfast meeting

Peter Swallow, Managing Director of Bolsterstone - the company behind Chesterfield's most talked about development, is set to update the tow...

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17 March 2016

Chesterfield Waterside scheme moves into planning phase following £2.7million grant

Chesterfield's £320million Waterside scheme is set to take a major step forward following the award of a £2.7million Sheffield City Region...

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15 March 2016

Celebrate 2016 is officially a Sell-Out

The annual Celebrate Chesterfield event, being held at the Winding Wheel on Thursday 17 March, is once again a sell-out.  250...

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02 March 2016

Premier Inn announced as key occupier of former Co-op

Premier Inn is to be the key occupier of Chesterfield's former Co-op, the Derbyshire Times reported on 29 February. An 89-bedroom hotel a...

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01 October 2015

Infrastructure and geographical position helping North Derbyshire manufacturers excel

North Derbyshire leads the way as home to the region's top manufacturing companies, including number one Greencore which has retained its pr...

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01 October 2015

New future planned for Chesterfield's former Co-op building

A planning application is to be submitted to Chesterfield Borough Council seeking permission to convert the town's landmark former Co-op sto...

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28 July 2015

Shortlist announced for 2015 Chesterfield Food and Drink Awards

The votes for the 2015 Chesterfield Food and Drink Awards are in and have been counted.  24 eateries, pubs, bars and venues have bee...

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Peter Swallow,
Managing Director, Bolsterstone Group Plc.

36 The Bridge Business Centre
Beresford Way
Chesterfield S41 9FG
Tel: 01246 260206
Fax: 01246 260237