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Winners Announced at the 2018 Manchester PA Awards

720 guests from across the Manchester Business Community came together last night to celebrate the hard work, dedication and passion that PAs EAs VAs and Support Professionals demonstrate within their roles. Now run independently by the Manchester PA Network alongside event partner…

Eclectic Hotels festive screenings are back, bring a friend!

Spoil the guy, gal or little one in your life this Christmas and reserve your golden tickets to the most exclusive screening room in town. Enjoy a glass of the finest Champagne, popcorn, mince pies and a festive film, in the comforts…

Ward Hadaway helps secure funding for major renewable energy plant in North East

A major biogas generation facility is set to make a major contribution to renewable energy in the North East. Wardley Biogas has received £17m of funding to construct a new plant at Follingsby Lane, Wardley which will convert unwanted organic waste into…

Equilibrium Asset Management welcomes five more recruits to growing team

Equilibrium Asset Management has once again increased its workforce and expertise with the hire of five recruits. The Wilmslow-based wealth management company has taken on Mike Phillips as Compliance and Risk Manager, Ben Alves as Client Manager, Tom Worthington as Trainee Client…

Ward Hadaway solicitor nominated for national diversity legal award

A solicitor from Ward Hadaway's Manchester office has been nominated for a national Diversity Legal Award Fameeda Shafiq, a solicitor in the Licensing & Regulatory team at Ward Hadaway based in the firm's Manchester office will go up against competition from across…

Would you buy a ‘haunted’ house? New survey reveals nearly half would be put off by suspected spectres and poltergeists

Selling a ‘haunted’ house could scare off buyers - and strip up to ten per cent off the value of your home, according to a new survey. Nearly half of Brits (46 per cent) polled would be put off if they suspected…

Far East Consortium and Alliance Manchester Business School host Northern Gateway tour for Chinese business leaders

Delegates from China enjoyed a fascinating tour of Manchester’s past – and a close-up view of a bold new vision for up to 15,000 homes on the north side of the city centre. 23 senior Chinese business and government officials were in…

Deals prove resilience of market despite Brexit uncertainty harming other areas of the economy

Four industrial units in Greater Manchester totalling almost 27,000 sq ft have been let by real estate advisors Colliers International. The deals achieved by the industrial and logistics team at the Manchester office of Colliers are: 10,475 sq ft at Unit 10,…

Colliers International reacts to ‘fiscal Phil’s’ Budget 2018

Yesterday, the Chancellor of the Exchequer Phillip Hammond delivered his Budget for 2018, setting in stone the Government’s plans for spending and revenue-raising for the year ahead. The Chancellor’s speech covered a wide range of themes, including several property related topics, many…

Leah Taylor has been named Legal PA of the Year in the 2018 North West PA of the Year Awards.

Leah Taylor, who works in the Family Law team at Clarke Willmott LLP in Manchester has been named Legal PA of the Year in the 2018 North West PA of the Year Awards. Leah, PA to Chris Longbottom, who heads up the…