What happens next?
The first phase of the £100m regeneration Masterplan for South Shields Town Centre and the construction of The Word, improvements to the Market Place and increased parking at Harton Quays are currently underway.
South Tyneside Council approved the Phase Two of the Masterplan submitted by Muse Developments and Nexus in November 2015. The plans include a new Transport Interchange together with an outline for the retail and leisure facilities in South Shields as part of the wider South Shields 365 Masterplan.
Read more: Green Light for Transport Interchange
The Council is continuing to try to acquire the land and property interests needed in conjunction with its property agents.
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