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Fieldfisher announces 16th Manchester partner

Fieldfisher's Manchester office has promoted Donall Caherty to partner, making him the third new partner at the firm in the past three months. The firm was the fastest growing UK law firm last year according to Legal Business and is expanding rapidly…

Real estate advisors Colliers International complete first Lake District

North West, 17th January 2018 –  The increasingly global appeal of the Lake District as an attractive location for investors has been proven by the sale of a country guest house to a business based in India by real estate advisors Colliers…

CandidSky is continuing to add to their pool of talent with two new appointments to start 2018

Nick Druce, Senior Technical Consultant, and Deividas Ambrazevicius, Full-stack Developer, have joined Manchester digital agency, CandidSky. Both new additions to the team are integral to the agency’s growth plans. Deividas has relocated from London to join CandidSky where he worked at a…

Swings & Roundabouts

WHIreland is a long-established financial services firm and has been part of the Manchester DNA for over 100 years and can trace its roots to the founding members of the Manchester Stock Exchange in the mid-1800s.  We have a long history of…

Chameleon Reggie makes his television debut

Eccles Sixth Form College’s resident chameleon, Reggie, will make his television debut on Channel 4’s Extreme Cake Makers tonight. The Salford college, who launched their fantastic, brand new outdoor animal facilities last summer, have an upcoming celebrity in their midst. Reggie the…

The Manchester Office Agents Forum (MOAF) has recorded another strong end to the year

The Manchester Office Agents Forum (MOAF) has recorded another strong end to the year with the final quarter figures taking overall take up in 2017 to 1.208m sq ft across 271 transactions, well above the 10-year average. MOAF said the strong final…

Value of fraud in the North West rocketed 235.5% in 2017 to £115.7m, up from £34.5m in 2016

The value of fraud in the North West more than tripled in 2017 as the region was ranked the third most defrauded region in the UK by value, according to new research published by accountancy and business advisory firm BDO LLP. BDO’s…

Another strong year for Lake District hospitality sector predicted by real estate advisors Colliers International

Sales in the Lake District hospitality sector will continue to defy national trends – with more rooms, visitors and high-profile deals forecast for 2018, according to real estate advisors Colliers International. The specialist hotels team at Colliers predicts that the Lakes will…

Spin For SmartWorks – Pedal For A Purpose

With International Women's Day around the corner, we're challenging you to sign up for Spin for Smart Works 2018. This is pedalling with a purpose, celebrating and empowering women, whilst enjoying competitive fun with great prizes to be won. Spin 2018 starts…

RLB announces senior management appointment in Manchester

Leading independent construction, property and management consultant, Rider Levett Bucknall UK (RLB UK) has appointed industry expert and previous Deloitte Real Estate Director, David Litherland as a Partner. David will jointly head up RLB Manchester’s growing cost management team with existing Partner,…