A five-story hotel could be built on the site of the former Yates’s Wine Lodge in Blackpool, according to The Gazette.
The site in the town centre has been empty since a fire – suspected arson – destroyed the venue five years ago.
Town hall planners are developers are discussing a hotel project with more than 100 rooms, with an entrance on Clifton Street.
Building firm Reco Build began work last September for a scheme including a buffet-style restaurant and Tesco store, but construction was halted.
Read the full report at the The Gazette.