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Drum Submits Revised Proposals for Leith Walk Planning Application

07th December 2018


Drum Property Group has submitted revised design proposals in support of its planning application to transform a major section of Leith Walk, Edinburgh.  

The revised proposals follow detailed discussions with the City of Edinburgh Council’s planning team and the University of Edinburgh after the…

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DRUM Shortlisted as Finalist for Property Company of the Year

07th December 2018

Drum Property Group has been selected as a finalist for Property Company of the Year for the fifth year in succession at the Scottish Property Awards.

The Scottish Property Awards judging panel is an independently appointed panel of commercial and public property industry experts who bring…

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Drum Property Group Submits Planning Application for Glasgow’s Pacific Quay

16th August 2018

£30 Million First Phase Plan to Deliver New Homes, Offices, Restaurant, Cafes and Douglas Laing & Co Distillery

The completion of one of Scotland’s most high-profile waterfront development sites has moved a step nearer following the submission of a major planning application to Glasgow City…

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Drum Submit Leith Walk Application

07th August 2018

Revised Planning Proposal Set to Maintain Area’s “Distinctive Feel and Character” Following Community Feedback

A significant section of Leith Walk, Edinburgh, is set to be transformed into a vibrant residential, student and visitor quarter following a major planning application submitted by Drum…

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Charity Sikh Sanjog and Punjabi Junction Café Set To Be Part of New Leith Walk Development

01st August 2018

One of Edinburgh’s most well-known social enterprise businesses has pledged to be part of new development proposals set to transform a significant section of Leith Walk.

The charity Sikh Sanjog and its affiliated community café Punjabi Junction have agreed to return to their current operating…

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Drum Secures Barclays at Buchanan Wharf

23rd July 2018

Drum Agrees Deal with Barclays for New 470,000 sq. ft. Campus HQ at Buchanan Wharf, Glasgow

“World Class Working Environment” Set to Bring additional 2500 Jobs to Clydeside Site as Transformational Regeneration Project Begins

Drum Property Group has agreed a multi-million pound deal with…

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Redball Cricket Programme catching on in Aberdeen

31st May 2018

Drum Property Group today (31 May 2018) celebrates three years working in partnership with Aberdeenshire Cricket Club to deliver an in-school cricket programme, Redball.

The project encourages children aged nine to eleven years to learn about and enjoy playing cricket. For many who get involved…

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Drum Unveils New Music Venue for Leith Walk

24th May 2018


Revised Planning Proposal Set to Maintain Area’s “Distinctive Feel and Character” Following Community Feedback

Drum Property Group has redesigned its proposals for Stead’s Place, Edinburgh following extensive consultation with the local community.

Plans now include a row of independent retail,…

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Stead’s Place, Leith Walk

07th March 2018

DRUM SUBMITS APPLICATION NOTICE FOR LEITH WALK

Drum Property Group is in the early stages of developing proposals for a mixed-use development at Stead’s Place, Leith Walk, and has submitted a Proposal of Application Notice to Edinburgh City Council.

The site in Leith represents a major…

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Drum Completes Statoil Sale

13th February 2018

Drum Property Group has completed the sale of a 45,000 square foot office at Prime Four Business Park, Aberdeen for £18.7m to international investment group, Golden Globe Ltd.

The purpose-built complex is let on a long-term lease to Statoil for its operations centre managing the firm’s UK North…

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Property Company of the Year Finalist

02nd February 2018

Drum Property Group has been selected as a finalist for Property Company of the Year for the fourth year in succession at the Scottish Property Awards. A top panel of industry experts has also chosen a Drum development as finalist across three other categories at the annual event.

Lloyd’s…

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Drum Development Shortlisted

07th December 2017

The Lloyd’s Register building, developed at Prime Four by Drum, has been shortlisted for Commercial Development of the Year at the 5th annual Scottish Property Awards, following judging in 15 categories covering the depth and breadth of new commercial and public property in Scotland. 

The new HQ…

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Breaking the Beast

24th September 2017

SCOTLAND’S most brutal obstacle course races (OCR), the Prime Four Beasts, took place on 2 September at Loch Ness, and at Knockburn Loch near Banchory, Aberdeenshire on 23 September, with organisers declaring the biggest ever events,  “brutal, beastly, blockbusters”.

Nearly 1,800 participants…

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New Vision for Glasgow’s Pacific Quay Unveiled

21st June 2017

Public Exhibition Highlights Plans for More Homes, Offices, Restaurants and Attractions at Prime Waterfront Site.

Drum Property Group is unveiling a new vision for one of Glasgow’s most high profile waterfront sites at a public exhibition on Thursday (June 22).

Drum has been appointed by…

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Local Children Bowled Over By Redball Cricket Festival

19th June 2017

More than 180 children participated in the inaugural Redball Cricket Festival, held at Aberdeenshire Cricket Club (ACC) in Mannofield, Aberdeen on Thursday (June 15).

The Redball Programme was created by ACC and Drum Property Group as an in-school cricket programme, allowing children aged nine…

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Drum Completes Sale at Prime Four

06th April 2017

 

Drum Property Group has completed the construction of a 102,000 square foot office at Prime Four Business Park, Kingswells, Aberdeen which LCN Capital Partners has acquired as part of a build-to-suit transaction for £43.2m.

The purpose-built complex is let on a long term lease to Lloyd’s…

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Buttermarket Sale Agreed

20th February 2017


Drum Property Group has agreed terms to sell the Buttermarket centre in Ipswich to the National Grid Pension Fund for £54.7 million.

Drum Property Group acquired the Buttermarket centre for £9.2 million in March 2015 in a 50:50 joint venture with Capital & Regional. Since then £25 million has…

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Drum Shortlisted for National Awards

07th February 2017

 

Drum Property Group has been selected as a finalist for Property Company of the year for the third year in succession at the Scottish Property Awards. A top panel of industry experts has also chosen two Drum developments as finalists across three categories at the annual event.

Statoil’s…

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Zambian Hospital Build Progress

01st February 2017

Orkidstudio, the humanitarian design charity supported by Drum Property Group, has completed the first phase of what will become the new Sachibondu Hospital, in Zambia.

The project aims to deliver a significant upgrade in facilities status with the Zambian Ministry of Health and enable the…

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Redevelopment for Travelodge Commences

08th November 2016

Drum Property Group has commenced work to redevelop Ballantyne House on Academy Street, Inverness, for Travelodge.

Drum acquired the office building earlier this year and Travelodge will enter into a 25 year lease for the hotel on completion of the development works in June 2017.

The new…

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