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Shepherd wins Sainsbury’s Blackpool work

Published:  11 December, 2012

LANCASHIRE: Shepherd Construction has won a contract to build a new £10m 12 500m² Sainsbury's store. 

The contract awarded by Muse Developments is part of the first phase of the £220m Talbot Gateway project to regenerate the North East of Blackpool.

The 50-week construction programme starts next week and includes a three-storey building with mezzanine office space and car park.

Eric Wright has already won a £16.5m deal at Talbot Gateway to build new council offices while Tolent is working on a £6.5m car-park refurbishment at the site.