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Kuits partner enters Legal 500 Hall of Fame

Anthony Lyons, head of licensing and partner at law firm Kuits, has been inducted into the Legal 500 Hall of Fame. The Legal 500 UK, a research publication that analyses and ranks the abilities of law firms across the country, introduces its…

Manchester Central is venue of choice for national associations

Manchester Central has secured new deals with three leading national associations. Attracting more than 1,000 delegates from within the field of contact lenses, The British Contact Lens Association (BCLA) has chosen Manchester Central to host its bi-ennial International Clinical Conference in 2019.…

Help Manchester Mind this World Mental Health Day 2018

Manchester Mind is on the hunt for volunteers this World Mental Health Day. On Friday 5 October celebrate this national awareness campaign by joining our volunteer team of city-centre charity collectors! • Help us raise £1,500 for our local support services, and…

A Kitchen ‘Dream team’ to cook up a storm

A ‘dream team’ from the North’s finest chefs is to operate the celebrity kitchen for a fundraising dinner at Manchester’s five star Lowry Hotel on Monday 1st October. The annual ‘Northern Lights’ event will start with a cocktail and canapé reception before…

Third Thursday networking with Mills & Reeve

Mills & Reeves wish to invite you to their Third Thursday networking event. Third Thursday is early doors networking for Manchester professionals who can’t or don’t want to stay out late! Launched by Mills and Reeve. Just bring yourself! Roc & Rye:…

Ying De Group And CIDAUK Announce Semi-Finals Of 11th China UK Entrepreneurship Competition For UK SMEs

Following the unveiling of the China UK Entrepreneurship Competition and the £30 million China UK Enterprise Investment Fund in London on 16 July 2018, Ying De Group and the China Innovation and Development Association, UK (CIDAUK) are pleased to announce that this…

Mobile tech entrepreneur receives honorary Doctorate in Technology

Howard Simms, Co-Founder of mobile technology group Apadmi and CEO of their investment arm Apadmi Ventures, has received an honorary Doctorate in Technology. 25 years after graduating with a Mathematics degree, Howard donned a cap and gown to receive an honorary Doctorate…

Fear at the root of Brexit

A Manchester solicitor is urging city dental practices to ‘Brexit-proof’ their businesses in the event the UK crashes out of the EU next March, or else consider selling up and maximising their business value. “If higher prices are anticipated it would be…

Northern Chamber Orchestra seeking board member

The Northern Chamber Orchestra is a professional orchestra with a programme of regular concerts across the north-west (with, in particular, seasons of concerts each year in Macclesfield and in Manchester’s magnificent new Stoller Hall) and a very active educational programme, substantial outreach…

Deloitte revenue grows 5.9 per cent to £3,580m

Eighth consecutive year of revenue growth as 5,000 new people join the firm, including over 1,700 graduates and school-leavers Business advisory firm Deloitte has seen its revenue increase by 5.9 per cent in the year ended 31 May 2018, from £3,380m to…