For the Georgian coastal town of Whitehaven it is a case of drink for, not to, success. Its new £3m exhibition on the rum trade is the cornerstone to its strategy of building a tourist trade, but more is needed.
Two weeks ago, the decision to go ahead with the Richard Rogers Partnership-designed extension to the Welsh Assembly's temporary headquarters was greeted with delight and relief. We report on the deals that will start to 'ooze out'.
Many tales have been told of out-of-town retailing, but with the lack of sites with open A1 retail consent, it is little wonder that the developers behind the West One scheme are in for a happy ending.