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Shoosmiths Manchester marks year of growth with nine hires

The Manchester office of leading national law firm, Shoosmiths has reported strong growth for its conveyancing team against challenging market conditions. Just 15 months after launching, with the appointment of partner, Lisa Gibbs, the Manchester conveyancing team has grown to incorporate nine…

City centre expands to accommodate rising demand from regional, national and international occupiers

The ongoing lack of available Grade A office schemes in central Manchester is driving demand for accommodation at the edge of the city, according to the latest research by real estate advisors Colliers International. The global firm’s snapshot of the Manchester office…

The Marketing Centre grows NW team

The Marketing Centre, the UK’s number one provider of proven part-time marketing directors is strengthening its North West team with the appointment of highly experienced senior marketer, Adrian Lambert. The Marketing Centre has pioneered the concept of part-time marketing directors with a…

New website launch for Appleyard Lees

Leading intellectual property law firm, Appleyard Lees has announced the launch of its new website. The site offers a fresh, minimal look and an effortless user experience. It includes brand new features to improve functionality and searchability and has been created in…

Cowgill Holloway expands Manchester base with new Director of Corporate Finance appointment

Cowgill Holloway, one of the North West’s leading accountancy practices, has bolstered its Corporate Finance team with the appointment of Lead Advisory director, Sam Davies. Sam (32) joins from and will drive Cowgill’s expansion plans as head of the Manchester arm of…

New lunch menu at Masons Restaurant Bar at Manchester Hall

Masons Restaurant Bar, at Manchester Hall, has launched a new lunch menu. All dishes are just £9.50 and are served with a drink.

Midshire on tour for Heart Foundation

National managed print service provider Midshire® is poised for a gruelling virtual ‘coast-to-coast’ bike ride challenge on Friday 24th August aiming to raise over £1,000 for the British Heart Foundation (BHF). A company not shy of a little competition, Midshire’s Stockport office…

New Manchester insolvency team for Clarke Willmott LLP

The Manchester office of national law firm Clarke Willmott LLP has been boosted by the arrival of a new Insolvency Team, comprising Chris Keane, Partner, Rachael Bentley, Senior Associate and Keir Merrick, Paralegal. Chris advises banks and other financiers, insolvency practitioners and…

Coronation Street star Cherylee’s new role as Seashell Trust ambassador

Coronation Street star Cherylee Houston has been unveiled as disabled children’s education charity Seashell Trust’s new ambassador. And the actress and campaigner, who plays Izzy Armstrong on the famous cobbles, has been using the power of drama to help the increase the…

Headline sector rents across the North West up by an average of 26 per cent since 2013

A record headline rent of £6.75 per sq ft will be achieved at prime industrial and logistics sites in Warrington by the end of 2018, according to sector research by global real estate advisors Colliers International. The firm’s analysis shows rents for…