News & Awards

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Coventry brook flowing for the first time in over 100 years

One of Coventry’s ancient watercourses which used to power a medieval fulling mill on the edge of the city centre is flowing again for the first time in over a century thanks to a major new naturalisation project. The recreation of the Radford Brook is part of a £6m...

Coventry’s first permanent indoor street food venue set to open

Coventry’s first permanent indoor street food venue set to open

Delicious street food, music, craft beer, and fabulous cocktails will mark the launch of Coventry’s first permanent indoor street food venue. ‘Factory’ at FarGo Village in the city’s Creative Quarter will be home to five permanent street food specialists, providing...

City Centre park developments taking shape.

City Centre park developments taking shape.

A community group has described the £300,000 improvements to a Coventry city centre park as a “dream come true” as the work looks set to be completed this autumn. The Friends of Naul’s Mill Park and Complex Development Projects (CDP) met Lord Mayor of Coventry Cllr...

Tree planting starts in Urban Park

Tree planting starts in Urban Park

A major investment in planting to create a new urban park in Coventry is starting to put down roots. Work has begun on planting mature trees at the new Linear Park which will form a 700m environmental corridor from Belgrade Plaza in the city centre, passing under the...

CDP attending Creative Spark 2021

CDP attending Creative Spark 2021

CDP will once again be attending Creative Spark with Warwick District Council 22-26 February 2021, this year as a virtual event.  Our Director Ian Harrabin MBE and Senior Development Executive Katie Burn will be speaking on Tuesday 23rd  Feb at 3 pm to discuss...

FarGo Village print business expands!

FarGo Village print business expands!

A screen-printing studio will be blending more than inks when it opens with a new name following its move to a much larger unit at FarGo Village. Print Manufactory – which is currently closed in line with the Government’s Covid regulations – will be re-named...

Planning Approval granted for new urban park

Planning Approval granted for new urban park

An innovative proposal to create a new urban park in Coventry city centre has been given planning approval. The park is part of wider proposals by regeneration experts Complex Development Projects (CDP) to create a new community of over 700 homes on 6.5 acres of...

Support for FarGo Village from Arts Council England

Support for FarGo Village from Arts Council England

Coventry’s Creative Quarter is set to continue its much-needed work to support independent businesses following a boost from the Government’s Cultural Recovery Fund. FarGo Village has been awarded £150,000 from Arts Council England and the Department for Culture,...

CDP Awards

Far Gosford Street

WMCEE Heritage Restoration Award & Heritage Award Winner 2012

Electric Wharf

Insider Property Award West Midlands 2006

Regeneration Project of the Year

Force Regeneration Award 2004
RICS West Midlands Regeneration Award 2007
Coventry Design Award

Priory Place

National Homebuilder Design Awards – Commendation

Ribbon Factory

West Midlands Property Awards – Runner Up

Phoenix Initiative

FORCE Landmark Award 2003
Civic Trust Commendation 2004
RIBA National Award
Shortlisted Stirling Prize
RTPI Planning for City Regeneration
Regeneration Awards

Best Mixed Use Project

Bura Award for Best Practice in Regeneration 2006
English Partnerships Award for Partnership in Regeneration 2006