Biscuit Factory scheme cuts it with planners

By Jim Dunton - Thu 9 May 2013, 10:27 am

Southwark Council has approved Workspace Group's plans for a residential and business village covering more than 1 million sq feet the former Peek Freans biscuit factory site in Bermondsey.

The Clements Road scheme - known as the Biscuit Factory - includes 800 homes, 270,000 sq feet of retained business space, and 60,000 sq feet of new business space, property website CoStar reported.

It said the scheme’s business element was expected to support more than 2,000 jobs.