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Fear Group look to sell former Sainsburys site

Original article by the South Wales Argus as featured on their website on 24th April 2018. ___________________________________ The owners of the former Sainsburys site in Newport city centre have announced their intention to sell it, or find a partner who is willing to develop it. The Fear Group bought the site,…

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Demolition workers start to clear former city Sainsbury’s site

Original article written by Jo Barnes for the South Wales Argus as featured on their website on 27th February 2018. ___________________________________ Work has started to clear the former Sainsbury’s site in Crindau, Newport, ahead of demolition of the building as part of a £60-million redevelopment scheme in Newport city centre. The…

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Opinion: Bristol needs to release greenfield and greenbelt land for more houses

Original article written by Stephen Fear for the Bristol Post on 7th February 2018 (also featured on BristolPost.co.uk on 9th February 2018). ______________________________________ Stephen Fear, founder and chief executive of Bristol-based land and planning company Fear Group, on why Bristol needs to consider building homes on greenfield and greenbelt land. Housing is…

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Opinion: Bristol Underground could be built using ‘really quite simple’ method

Original article written by Stephen Fear for the Bristol Post on 4th January 2018 (also featured on BristolPost.co.uk on 29th December 2017). ______________________________________ Stephen Fear, founder and chief executive of Bristol-based land and planning company Fear Group, explains how the city could actually build an underground… Many people have criticised Bristol Mayor…

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Opinion: Enterprise is key to prosperity

Original article written by Stephen Fear for the Bristol Post on 1st November 2017 (also featured on SouthWestBusiness.co.uk on 21st November 2017). Britain is arguably the world’s oldest continuous democracy. It is a country admired by people everywhere. A place where free speech is a fundamental part of law, even if…

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