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Davis Blank Furniss makes three appointments

Manchester and Glossop law firm Davis Blank Furniss has made three new appointments across the business. The first new starter is Amie Tsang who joins as a senior consultant in the Property team. Before arriving at Davis Blank Furniss, Amie ran her…

Flush it the latest in the pipeline to start smart

An Atherton resident has received support from GC Business Growth Hub’s start-up business support programme to set up his own plumbing firm – Flush It Plumbing. Joe Duncan was made redundant at the age of 51 from his role as an operations…

The Greater Manchester Loan Fund managed by Maven Capital Partners invests £500,000 in a leading supplier of design-led furniture

The Greater Manchester Loan Fund (“GMLF”), managed by Maven Capital Partners (“Maven”), has completed its 32nd deal investing £500,000 in Manchester-based LOFT Interiors (“LOFT”), a leading supplier in furniture solutions for the broad residential property sector. Funding will be used to support…

Kuits specialist invited to join LGBT Family Law Institute

A family law expert from Manchester law firm Kuits has been admitted as a member of the UK and Ireland LGBT Family Law Institute. An association of experienced practising family solicitors and barristers from England and Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland and the…

Communicate Better makes second acquisition in a month with Telemaxx

The leading converged technology provider is set to expand its geographical coverage across the UK, and the signing of Telemaxx marks the company’s second acquisition in a month. Telemaxx will become part of the Warrington Head quartered Communicate Better Group. Wayne Cartwright,…

Deloitte remains top five employer for social mobility

Deloitte has again been ranked fifth (out of 50) in the UK’s second-ever Social Mobility Employer Index. The Index – which ranks the UK’s employers on the actions they are taking to ensure they are open to accessing and progressing talent from…

Sharp Employee Saddles up for Charity Cycling Success

Sharp Business Systems UK is proud to announce its very own Julian Hodges has raised over £32,000 for charity, completing the ‘Blazing Saddles’ cycling challenge from Oldham to the Rock of Gibraltar. With this fourth challenge spanning over 15 days in July,…

Shoosmiths Manchester marks year of growth with nine hires

The Manchester office of leading national law firm, Shoosmiths has reported strong growth for its conveyancing team against challenging market conditions. Just 15 months after launching, with the appointment of partner, Lisa Gibbs, the Manchester conveyancing team has grown to incorporate nine…

City centre expands to accommodate rising demand from regional, national and international occupiers

The ongoing lack of available Grade A office schemes in central Manchester is driving demand for accommodation at the edge of the city, according to the latest research by real estate advisors Colliers International. The global firm’s snapshot of the Manchester office…

The Marketing Centre grows NW team

The Marketing Centre, the UK’s number one provider of proven part-time marketing directors is strengthening its North West team with the appointment of highly experienced senior marketer, Adrian Lambert. The Marketing Centre has pioneered the concept of part-time marketing directors with a…