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Strong rise in revenues and profits as Brabners names new Managing Partner

Firm says its financial strength will see it continue investing for growth to become a legal force for the North. Brabners LLP, the leading North West law firm, said demand for its services was driving double digit growth in the current financial…

Hill Dickinson further strengthens insolvency and restructuring practice with senior partner hire in Manchester

Leading international law firm Hill Dickinson is pleased to announce the appointment of Gavin Jones as a Partner within the firm’s Restructuring and Insolvency Team in Manchester. Gavin was previously the National Head of Business Restructuring at DWF LLP, and returns to…

Who is your Hospitality Hero?

The entry process is now open for the seventh NRB Top Fifty Awards, the prestigious hospitality power list of the North’s finest food and drink professionals. The awards celebrate the fifty top hospitality operators who, over the last twelve months, have shown…

Celebrate a Unique Valentine’s Day with Fazenda

Special occasions are made out of special moments shared with special people. This Valentine’s Day, share a unique dining experience at Fazenda Rodizio Bar & Grill with the one you love. Enjoy your special evening with a glass of Jeio Prosecco on…

Revitalising corporate governance for the long-term benefit of business and society

The UK’s globally renowned principles for corporate governance have been in place for 25 years. With public trust in business at historically low levels and companies facing challenges to demonstrate the highest levels of transparency and integrity, the Financial Reporting Council has…

Mills & Reeve boosts Manchester corporate team

The Manchester office of Mills & Reeve has appointed Vicky Protano to its corporate team. Vicky Protano has joined Mills & Reeve as a principal associate from JMW in Manchester. Vicky advises a range of clients from owner managed businesses and management…

Is Carillion the ultimate zombie company?

Charles MacMillan, partner and head of corporate recovery at accountants and business advisors Beever and Struthers, asks: is Carillion the ultimate zombie company? There has been much talk since the banking crisis of 2008 of zombie companies and their ability in a…

Women on Boards: Boardroom Insight Event

The North West needs more female board directors and trustees​ so come along to a networking evening with wine and nibbles to broaden your understanding of the range of opportunities out there, understand how your skills and experience are transferable and to…

Wealth Protection for the Family Seminar

Join chartered financial planning firm LIFT-Financial and law firm Kuits from 10am on 7th February at the Marriott, Hale Barns, for this short morning seminar on protecting the wealth of your family. While nobody likes to expect the worst, all too often…

BDO has increased its headcount with key hires as it continues to build the NW team

Accountancy and business advisory firm BDO has grown the headcount of its northern M&A practice by 40% in the past year as the team announces the latest hire, Mike Clarke. Joining BDO’s M&A team at the same time is Chris Cumber and…