New Lubbesthorpe, Leicestershire


new homes
new schools
3,000 metres
of new roads
365 acres
of green infrastructure


The Project: Award-winning sustainable urban extension in Leicestershire, comprising:

  • A new bridge over the M1 Motorway
  • An internal link road enabling housing development
  • Approximately 4250 new homes
  • Two new primary schools and one secondary school
  • Green infrastructure including public open space
  • Commercial development to the south of the M69

Client: ERB Drummond (deceased) / Mather Jamie

Services Provided:

  • Development management
  • Project management
  • Design team management
  • Contractor procurement
  • Contract administration
  • Cost management including cash flow control
  • Stakeholder management

Key Achievements:

  • Successful infrastructure delivery to help facilitate hundreds of new houses for the District
  • Two-form entry primary school completed and open to the nearby community
  • Sustainable travel scheme implemented
  • Infrastructure Project of the Year Award at ProCon Leicestershire

Project Solutions:

  • Close working relationship with Leicestershire County Council and Blaby District Council
  • Collaborative working with existing and prospective house builders
  • Bespoke cashflow monitoring to help inform delivery phasing