Colne Health Centre

This three storey 2,700sqm health centre creates a welcoming and scaleable development that fits perfectly within the local environment.

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This three storey 2,700sqm health centre creates a welcoming and scaleable development that fits perfectly within the local environment. The local landscape is softened by the mansion of trees, greenery and shrubs.

The new £4.33 million health centre offers a range of health services including GP Practices and community services including podiatry, sexual health, treatment rooms, and speech and language therapies.

Improvements include DDA compliant facility, modern space standards and sustainable technology.

The project has achieved a rating of ‘Excellent' in the BREEAM assessment model.

Richard Jones, area team director for NHS England Lancashire said: "Colne has a superb new Health Centre providing state of the art facilities fit for 21st Century healthcare which is now ready to open its doors to patients"

And Andy Pratt, project director for NHS Property Services Ltd, who managed the construction of the new health centre, added: "We are really pleased with the finished result and would like to thank everyone who has been part of this exciting new development for Colne."

Client: East Lancashire PCT

Value: £4.33m

Completion: February 2014

Duration: 50 Weeks