Presentation Notes from Healthy City Conference

The Heath Business and Technical Park SOG Group, owned by Merseyside businessman John Lewis MBE, are one of the UK’s top independent operators of business and science parks and are renowned site regeneration specialists. SOG own The Heath Business and Technical Park in Runcorn, Cheshire, which is home to over 120 individual businesses that between […]

Liverpool’s Metro Mayor says City Region can become ‘Hollywood of the North’

The North-West can become ‘the Hollywood of the North’, according to Liverpool City Region Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram. Mr Rotheram, speaking at a summer party at The Heath Business and Technical Park in Runcorn for film and television production crews, also revealed that he sees Liverpool and the City Region developing a Screen Academy to […]

Healthy City Design 2023 will put the spotlight on Heath Park

Heath Park is to feature at 7th Healthy City Design 2023 International Congress & Exhibition in Liverpool from October 16-17. The event, which is being staged outside London for the first time, will be held at the Royal College of Physicians in Liverpool with presentations being streamed to a global audience. The Heath Park project was selected from […]

The Heath Business and Technical Park introduce 24-7 manned security system

SOG is re-introducing a 24-7 manned security system to enhance protection for the 125 businesses based at its popular business and technical park at The Heath in Runcorn Birkenhead facility management services specialists Oculus have been appointed to back up The Heath’s internal security team, ensuring the Park has around-the-clock security personnel on site to […]

Heath Park masterplan shortlisted for national urban design award

The masterplan for Heath Park has been shortlisted for another prestigious national award. Last year EcoResponsive Environments, an emerging design and architectural practice, who produced the Heath Park masterplan with site owners SOG Group, won a UK ‘‘Festival of Place: Pineapple Award’ in a competition celebrating the urban life of places and recognising developments where […]

SOG Group and Vertex Hydrogen sign agreement for Heath Park

SOG Group and Vertex Hydrogen have signed a ‘Heads of Terms’ agreement which will see Vertex supply low carbon hydrogen to the proposed Heath Park development in Runcorn, Cheshire. The hydrogen will be delivered to Heath Park from Vertex Hydrogen, the UK’s first low carbon hydrogen plant to be constructed at Essar Oil UK’s Stanlow […]

SOG addresses frequently asked questions on Heath Park project

SOG Group owner John Lewis MBE has met with Margaret Ratcliffe, Christopher Rowe and Gareth Stockton, councillors from Halton Borough Council’s Beechwood and Heath Ward, to discuss the Heath Park planning application recently submitted to Halton Borough Council. Mr Lewis says: “I appreciate that the documents forming our outline planning application for this project can […]

DIT officials briefed on Heath Park plan during visit to The Heath

Senior officials from the Department of International Trade visited The Heath Business and Technical Park on Wednesday, November 9th to be briefed on SOG’s Heath Park project, as part of a regional tour of science facilities in the North-West. Simon Sweetinburgh, Senior Advisor to the Minister for Investment – Life Sciences & Innovation, and Bob […]