Public sector / Local government
Trowers & Hamlins advises Cherwell District Council on UK’s first large-scale, self-build housing pr
Trowers & Hamlins has advised Cherwell District Council on the multi-million pound acquisition and financing for the UK's first large-scale, self-build housing project. The firm advised the Council on its use of an innovative ownership and funding structure to purchase a 187-hectare site in Bicester, Oxfordshire from the Defence Infrastructure Organisation. The purchase plans were initially announced by the Council in March 2014 and the deal closed in August 2014.
Trowers & Hamlins advised Kent County Council on a PFI agreement worth £100 million, which will see over 230 units of new extra care and specialist housing delivered across Kent, including the provisions of services over the next 25 years.
Trowers & Hamlins has advised North Tyneside Council on a significant PFI agreement which will see 900 new and modernised homes delivered.
Trowers & Hamlins has advised the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea’s nationally respected youth services department on becoming an independent public service mutual (PSM).
Trowers & Hamlins is advising Malaysia-based iGene on the UK roll out of its innovative, new generation, post-mortem facilities that have high-definition 3D visualisation capabilities to undertake a non-invasive autopsy.