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SEASHELL SPLASHES OUT ON GYM EQUIPMENT WITH CASH RAISED BY HURST

Seashell Trust is splashing out on new gym equipment after accountancy firm HURST donated more than £9,000. The Cheadle Hulme organisation was HURST’s charity of the year for 2016. Staff at the firm raised a total of £9,236.56 from a variety of…

Almost a fifth of North West shoppers worry Brexit could impact their spending habits

Over 16% of consumers in the North West are concerned about the impact of Brexit on their spending plans over the next 12 months, whilst (55%) worry about their lack of disposable income, according to PwC’s new Total Retail report. The survey…

Financial services group Together expands into neighbouring building

Following the sale of the 33,000 square-foot No.1 Lakeside building on Cheadle Royal Business Park for close to £6 million, financial services group Together has confirmed that the building has been acquired to support its long-term expansion plans. The property was purchased…

Together scoops finance award from UK Northern Powerhouse

Financial services group, Together, has been awarded ‘Finance company of the year’ at the UK Northern Powerhouse international conference. The Northern Lights Awards 2017, part of the annual conference and exhibition, are designed to highlight collaboration between, and within, companies in the…

Equilibrium ranked FIFTH in ‘The Sunday Times 100 Best Small Companies to Work For 2017’

Equilibrium Asset Management has been named as the fifth best small company to work for by The Sunday Times. The Wilmslow-based Chartered wealth management company landed the accolade at last night’s ‘Sunday Times’ 100 Best Small Companies to Work For 2017’ ceremony…

Rider Levett Bucknall present at MIPIM: 15th March, 2.30pm – 3.15pm

pro-manchester member, Rider Levett Bucknall, will be talking on the Manchester stand at MIPIM this year. Join Ann Bentley, Rider Levett Bucknall’s chairman, to hear about market intelligence from overseas with a focused perspective on Manchester.  

Midshire wins first global IT contract

Local sales and service provider Midshire® has secured an IT contract with Europe-based US Tax & Finance Ltd, the first international contract in its 27-year history. With offices in London, Geneva and Zurich, US Tax & Finance has been providing both individual…

Together announces new £200m bond as growth continues

Together, the specialist lender, has today completed a £200m seven-year bond issuance, to support continuing growth. The new £200m bond will increase the Group’s funding capacity to offer new loans in line with growing customer demand for its products, and comes just…

Uncovering the Exotic Mysteries of Grand Pacific

Opening on 17th March 2017, Grand Pacific, by Living Ventures, is a colonial styled bar and restaurant at the top of King Street, in the renowned Grade II listed Manchester Reform Club building. Grand Pacific will lure Manchester with its enticing atmosphere…

ROLAND DRANSFIELD BOOSTS DIGITAL ARM WITH NEW APPOINTMENTS

PR and marketing communications agency Roland Dransfield has appointed Carolyn Lewis as online reputation manager to bolster its digital team. Carolyn joins Roland Dransfield from Sofology, where she spent nearly 18 months managing the sofa brand’s online reputation and content marketing wing.…