Brierley & Coe News

Coffee culture continues – Starbucks applies for planning

admin July 16, 2014

The seemingly relentless demand for coffee and coffee houses continues as Starbucks applies for planning consent in South Street Worthing.

The coffee giant has applied to convert the ground floor of the former Methvens book store, which has remained mainly vacant for sometime, to provide a 2,185 sq.ft coffee shop.

Our view at Brierley & Coe is that, if successful, this will further enhance the centre of town bringing a redundant unit back into… read the rest of “Coffee culture continues - Starbucks applies for planning”

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Key infrastructure funding for Bognor

admin July 16, 2014

Arun District Council has been notified that the Coast to Capital Local Enterprise Partnership has been awarded Local Growth Funding to support important new infrastructure proposals in the district.

As a result of this the Bognor Regis A29 re-alignment between the new Bognor Regis Relief Road and the A27 has been granted £13 m towards the improvements.

The A29 re-alignment scheme was identified as a priority for investment… read the rest of “Key infrastructure funding for Bognor”

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Break options – Pre-conditions strictly applied

admin July 4, 2014

The important implications of recent case law on the strict interpretation by the courts of break option conditions has been provided by Taylor Wessing.

Friends Life Ltd v Siemens Hearing Instruments Ltd [2014] EWCA Civ 382


The Court of Appeal has held that a tenant's break notice was invalid, as it did not comply precisely with the mandatory requirements of the break clause in the lease.… read the rest of “Break options - Pre-conditions strictly applied”

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An emerging success story – Bognor Regis

admin June 10, 2014

Few south coast towns are seeing proportionate growth at the rate being realised in Bognor. The local authority, its partners, local business leaders and other stakeholders are moving forward big ideas which will see further commercial growth in the town in addition to the 2000+ new homes developed or currently under construction. The town already has a good retail and out of town offer and for businesses looking to expand or relocate Bognor is… read the rest of “An emerging success story - Bognor Regis”

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