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Joint agents Colliers International and Knight Frank sell George Hotel in Penrith, Cumbria for an undisclosed sum off a guide price of £2.75m

Joint commercial property agents Colliers International and Knight Frank have completed the sale of the George Hotel in Penrith on behalf of their clients, Lake District Hotels Limited. The 35-bedroom hotel occupies a prominent position in the centre of the Cumbrian market…

Manchester Tech Trust launches new angel group with maiden investment of £350,000 in Biorelate

Manchester charity wants to see a thriving and accessible angel investment ecosystem for Greater Manchester tech The Tech Nation Report 2018, published earlier this year, says that the number one challenge faced by start-ups in Manchester’s tech cluster is access to funding.…

BRABNERS CONTINUES GROWTH WITH SUCCESSION OF APPOINTMENTS

North West independent legal practice Brabners has strengthened its offering in the region following a series of appointments in its Preston office. The firm, which also has offices in Liverpool and Manchester, has appointed Sarah Murphy as a partner within its private…

TLT advises EHRC on inquiry into housing for disabled people

TLT has provided planning and social housing advice to the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC), based in Arndale House, Manchester, in relation to an inquiry into housing for disabled people in Great Britain. The inquiry, which began in 2016, looked at…

AMAZON’S ARRIVAL IN MANCHESTER SHOWS RISING INTEREST IN CITY FROM NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL BUSINESSES

The decision by online retail powerhouse Amazon to open an office in central Manchester reflects increasing interest in the city by national and international businesses as a strengthening development pipeline eases the shortage of available Grade A office space, according to the…

Winners Announced at the 2018 Manchester PA Awards

720 guests from across the Manchester Business Community came together last night to celebrate the hard work, dedication and passion that PAs EAs VAs and Support Professionals demonstrate within their roles. Now run independently by the Manchester PA Network alongside event partner…

Eclectic Hotels festive screenings are back, bring a friend!

Spoil the guy, gal or little one in your life this Christmas and reserve your golden tickets to the most exclusive screening room in town. Enjoy a glass of the finest Champagne, popcorn, mince pies and a festive film, in the comforts…

Ward Hadaway helps secure funding for major renewable energy plant in North East

A major biogas generation facility is set to make a major contribution to renewable energy in the North East. Wardley Biogas has received £17m of funding to construct a new plant at Follingsby Lane, Wardley which will convert unwanted organic waste into…

Equilibrium Asset Management welcomes five more recruits to growing team

Equilibrium Asset Management has once again increased its workforce and expertise with the hire of five recruits. The Wilmslow-based wealth management company has taken on Mike Phillips as Compliance and Risk Manager, Ben Alves as Client Manager, Tom Worthington as Trainee Client…

Ward Hadaway solicitor nominated for national diversity legal award

A solicitor from Ward Hadaway's Manchester office has been nominated for a national Diversity Legal Award Fameeda Shafiq, a solicitor in the Licensing & Regulatory team at Ward Hadaway based in the firm's Manchester office will go up against competition from across…