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Reach and Rescue scoops overall winner in Innovation Showcase while Telcom takes the ‘Audience Award’

Around a thousand people attended this year’s Venturefest North West 2018, providing further evidence of the region’s place as a leading centre for innovation. The event, the biggest in five years, was held at Manchester Central earlier today (Thursday 13 September) and…

RLB shortlisted for two prestigious healthcare awards

Manchester based Rider Levett Bucknall announced today it had been shortlisted for two prestigious healthcare awards –the Healthcare Estates IHEEM Awards and the Building Better Healthcare Awards. Headed up by Conor Ellis who is based in RLB’s Manchester office at No.1 King…

Expanding Manchester office of Clarke Willmott LLP appoints new Private Client team

Further expansion at the Manchester office of national law firm Clarke Willmott LLP has seen the appointment of a high-quality Private Client team. Nicola Walker – known as Nicola Birchby until her recent marriage - and Rebecca Clarke have joined as Senior…

Heavyweight Real Estate Lawyer Joins Squire Patton Boggs

Squire Patton Boggs has announced the appointment of senior real estate lawyer Steven Silver. Steven joins the firm as a director from Weightmans, where he was head of its Real Estate Investor and Development Sector. He was also the former deputy group…

Apadmi named first Amazon Alexa Skill Builder in the North of England

Manchester-based Apadmi has become the first recognised Skill Builder in the north of England by Amazon Alexa. The news comes after Apadmi has been working across the region to help educate businesses and developers about voice technology.   The mobile tech specialists…

Robert Walters Diversity in Tech Seminar

Robert Walters takes great pleasure in inviting you to our Diversity in Tech breakfast seminar on Thursday 20th September 2018. Please join us in hearing from our expert panel as they share their thoughts and advice on the struggles and challenges around building…

It’s party time at Great John Street Hotel

In the fresh throws of autumn, we're already looking to cooler times and have plenty of dates for you to choose from. Expect DJ, Sax & Beats, 3 course festive indulgence and charming Eclectic surroundings ... That's right, our Great John Street shared Christmas party…

World-renowned drama school RADA is introducing its unique communication skills training

The world-renowned drama school RADA is introducing its unique communication skills training, run by RADA Business, to Manchester for a series of leadership and public speaking courses, and courses designed for women in business. Graduates from RADA’s prestigious acting training include Maxine…

Event: Accessing Chinese Unsecured Funding & Talents

Organiser: Sensor City Liverpool Presenters: Ying De Group | Department for International Trade | China-Britain Business Council Date & time Thu 27 September 2018 | 5:00 – 7:00pm Location Sensor City Liverpool, 31 Russell Street, Liverpool L3 5LJ Similar to other government…

Forever Manchester is looking for bands to compete in ‘Manchester Mayhem Battle of the Bands’

This one is for the musicians, indie bards and rock and rap Gods of Manchester! Is your creative flair being kept chained behind your desk? Is your star being dimmed by the fluorescent lighting of the warehouse floor? Or perhaps you have colleagues…