Hartlepool Waterfront will be developed as landmark destination with a mix of civic, cultural, leisure and visitor attraction uses to complement the restaurants, cafes, bars and shops around Hartlepool Marina. The aim is to create a fun family day out building upon the visitor offer at the National Museum of the Royal Navy, Hartlepool with new developments on the former Jacksons Landing site.
Hartlepool is investing in its creative industries, providing a bright future for budding talent in this field.
The Innovation and Skills Quarter (ISQ) aims to revitalise Church Street and develop a thriving creative industries quarter based around Cleveland College of Art and Design’s new campus. The ISQ will strengthen links between the town centre and waterfront and provide modern business workspace in a supported incubation facility for creative industries businesses. Major improvements will be made to the environment in Church Street and Church Square and a new pedestrian crossing will be created at Stockton Street.
A new beachfront & promenade development will support existing business and create further opportunities by building upon natural assets of the existing visitor offer, including the spectacular shoreline, thriving wildlife areas, Teesmouth National Nature reserve and links to the RSPB Visitor Centre. Working to the adopted Seaton Carew Masterplan. A new outdoor leisure park and a rejuvenated Grade II Listed Clock Tower & Bus Station will form the centre piece of the proposed regeneration works set to be completed by April 2018.