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September 2016

Opening its doors for the first time in September 2016, The Glassworks is a PBSA (Purpose Built Student Accommodation) located in the heart of Leicester City Centre and a literal stone’s throw from De Montfort University’s main campus.

During the design review for The Glassworks, we worked closely with the multiple contractors, consultants and architects to increase the bed space capacity from 387 rooms to 398, spread across three blocks.

The project was delivered on a tight deadline and was successfully handed over at the end of August, ready for students to move in at the beginning of September.

July 2016

We started the 2016 New Year off with 2 new members of staff, Steve Wild joined Victoria Hall Management Limited in January 2016, and has been working in the Property industry for 16 years. At VHML, Steve is responsible for overseeing all Financial matters across both the development and operational businesses that VHML and Tiger operate. We also had Kevin Warr joining the Tiger Developments team taking the role as a Senior Development Manager, leading several projects throughout the year. Previous to this Kevin has over 20 years’ experience across both the public and private sector.

In April 2016 we welcomed Keith Dean to the Development team as a Senior Development Manager after being seconded with us for 14 months. He has over 22 years’ experience in the development, consultancy and contracting project management sectors of the construction industry which includes a wide variety of projects from renovations to multi-million-pound fit-out and new build schemes.

April 2016

Work has commenced on the re-developments of the former WWII site used for Spitfire aircraft manufacture. The site more recently used for a retail & leisure outlet is hard linked to the key Southampton retail frontage & will require demolition and extensive civil engineering works to allow the site to be re-developed.

Tiger Developments will act as the delivery manager for the site which was acquired by its sister company Victoria Hall Management Limited.

Curlew Capital have agreed to forward fund the entire development with Victoria Hall Management Ltd. being appointed as accommodation manager for opening in September 2017.