Tag Archives : Demolition


Dates for demolition and dismantling of Union Street bridge

The bridge across Plymouth’s Union Street looks set to come down on 7 November. Huge cranes are to arrive in Plymouth to help dismantle the footbridge which weighs an estimated 60 tonnes. A pair of 250 tonnes will be positioned on either side of Union Street ahead of the demolition and will be lifting the […]


Three sites set for demolition

Several vacant and dilapidated Plymouth buildings are set to make way for over 60 new homes. Stirling House and Honicknowle Clinic, the former Sure Start Nursery on Ham Green and the former North Prospect Library will all be demolished in preparation of building works beginning in 2019. A number of self-build housing opportunities for former […]


Work begins on Colin Campbell Court

Work on Colin Campbell Court has begun. Teams from Gilpin Demolition were on site on 8 August to begin bringing down three buildings on the corner of New George Street, which overlooks the court. Numbers 109, 111 and 113 have already been extensively surveyed and gutted inside in readiness for the heavy machinery. Plymouth City Council […]