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Local businesses across Rochdale encouraged to attend Barclays Breakfast Briefing

Businesses in the borough of Rochdale are advised to attend the Energy Efficiency Breakfast Briefing. The event will take place at the Rochdale Town Hall on Thursday 25 May 2017 from 8am-10am. Hosted by Barclays in association with Rochdale Borough Council and…

Brabners’ Charity Law Annual Update – Wednesday 14 June 2017

Charity Law Update Wednesday 14 June 2017, 16:00 - 18:00 We are delighted to invite you to our Charity Law Update in conjunction with Mitchell Charlesworth, taking place on Wednesday 14 June in Manchester. This seminar will provide charity trustees and senior…

The University of Manchester, Business Discovery Day

DATE AND TIME Tue 16 May 2017 12:00 – 14:00 BST Add to Calendar LOCATION Alan Turing Building The University of Manchester Oxford Road Manchester M13 9PY REGISTER FOR FREE HERE What can your local university do for you? Our Discovery Day…

UK food and drink businesses going for growth despite Brexit uncertainty

An industry with strong business confidence, increasing product innovation and export growth opportunities Strong business confidence, product innovation and export potential means food and drink manufacturers are expecting revenue growth, despite a year of substantial change and uncertainty, according to a new…

HRC Law advises on DOMU Brands’ expansion

Retail property law specialist, HRC Law, has advised DOMU Brands, formerly Designer Habitat, on its lease of a 110,000 square foot warehouse. The space in Middleton has been acquired to support DOMU Brands’ continued expansion as it has outgrown its existing 32,000…

Actor Christopher Eccleston to open hub for people with dementia

DR WHO star Christopher Eccleston will be sharing the ‘devastating’ experiences of his father’s Alzheimer’s as he opens a special new hub for people living with dementia. The Salford-born actor will open the new Salford Institute for Dementia ‘Hub’ on Wednesday 17…

Prince sax player – artist would be ‘honoured’ by conference

Collaborators Eric Leeds and Cat Glover speak ahead of Salford’s Purple Reign event ONE of Prince’s long-standing musical collaborators has said the artist would have been ‘honoured’ by a conference being held to investigate his legacy. Saxophonist Eric Leeds, who played on…

Dr Ben Williams, Lecturer in politics and political theory at the University of Salford, said:

“Many of these policies were already trailed in the media and appear to have some popular support, but perhaps less popular and more surprising were other developments such as ruling out a ‘no deal’ Brexit, a reluctance to use armed forces unless…

Express Language Solutions – Finalist of the Greater China Awards 2017

We are both very humble and proud to announce that Express Language Solutions Ltd is a Finalist of the very prestigious Greater China Awards 2017, championed by the Department of International Trade (North West). The judges recognised ELS's achievements in enabling exports…

UHY Hacker Young Partner appointed to European Branch Committee of the CIOT

Clive Gawthorpe, lead Tax Partner at UHY Hacker Young Manchester chair of the UHY International Tax Group, has been appointed to the European Branch Committee of the Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT). The CIOT has a strong committee structure which carries out…