The Mayflower Quarter has taken its first steps on its journey to regeneration with the announcement of the appointment of specialist masterplanners, AR Urbanism. The urban design agency’s impressive portfolio and extensive experience of delivering similar large-scale projects led to the submission of a successful bid to secure the contract with Southampton City Council.
The 170 ton Lighthouse Ship has been transported through the streets of Southampton to the Solent Sky Museum back in December 2019. The Calshot Spit was a well-known landmark in the city of Southampton for many years when it guarded the gates to Ocean Village. The Lightship will be restored and opened for the public to enjoy.
University of Southampton entrepreneurs will launch prosthetics software breakthroughs, IT security and quantum technology at the world’s largest technology show, CES 2020. For the fifth consecutive year the University of Southampton’s Future Worlds stand will be the only UK university exhibiting at CES in Las Vegas this January.
Local organisations and businesses who have vowed to support staff health and wellbeing have been recognised by Southampton City Council for their commitment at a celebratory lunch in the Mayor’s Parlour on 10 December. During the Celebration each of the 10 vanguard organisations who have signed up to the Wellbeing at Work scheme* shared what their commitment means for their organisation and staff.
lans to transform a building in Southampton into a new food court have been approved. The site earmarked for the venture is to the rear of the Broadway on Portswood Road. Under the plans, the existing building would be revamped to create a market-style food court.