Walsall benefits from a wealth of prime development sites, some of which form parts of already successful development schemes. There is currently two major areas of development opportunity within Walsall – the Black Country Enterprise Zone: Darlaston and Walsall Town Centre.
There are 14 sites, including Phoenix 10, that make up the Darlaston Zone location which is focused on the production of components for the advanced engineering and manufacturing sectors, logistics and distribution and environmental technologies
Walsall Town Centre
The Centre has seen over £350m of physical investment over recent years, including Asda, Manor Hospital, Walsall College, Tesco, Walsall Housing Group HQ, Waterfront South residential units, and Premier Inn hotel. This investment has centred around three prime development areas within which there are further sites available for development:
Over £60 million will be invested in Walsall town centre in the next 18 months in developments including Old Square shopping centre, a new cinema, a sports and enterprise hub for Walsall College and Grade A office space.