This website provides information on proposals by Hellens Group for the redevelopment of the former Houghton Colliery site.


These proposals would regenerate this key site on the edge of Houghton le Spring Town Centre, improve the range of retail and leisure provision available to local residents, and generate new job opportunities.

We are keen to hear your views. Please complete a questionnaire and provide any comments you may have.

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Nathaniel Lichfield & Partners Limited (‘Lichfields’) is registered with the Information Commissioners Office (registration number Z6193122).  Your responses will be analysed by Lichfields on behalf of our client: Hellens Group. It is not envisaged that any personal data will be supplied by virtue of completion of the survey, but in the event that any personal data is supplied, it will be disregarded and deleted without undue delay. Responses to this consultation may be made publicly available.