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Afternoon Tea at Manchester House

Afternoon Tea has enjoyed something of a revival in Manchester with a wide variety of venues offering this centuries old tradition. For those who want to experience something really special then look no further than The Lounge at Manchester House where Chef/Proprietor,…

Colliers International appoints Senior Surveyor to North West Business Space Lease Advisory team

Manchester, 29th February 2016 – Colliers International has hired Alastair Grindey as a Senior Surveyor to join its Business Space Lease Advisory team in Manchester. Alastair has 15 years’ experience in the provision of business space leasing advice and joins Colliers from…

Chinese delegation to visit E3 Business Expo

The University of Bolton and Bolton Council are together supporting a new business-to-business trade exhibition - the E3 Business Expo. Aimed at North West businesses and entrepreneurs, it is to be held on 3 March 2016 in the Premier Suite of the…

Bruntwood named as preferred developers for Manchester Oxford Road Station redevelopment

After a competitive tender process, Network Rail and Manchester City Council have named family-owned property company, Bruntwood, as the preferred development partner for land adjacent to Manchester Oxford Road Station. The partners will be working closely with Bruntwood to agree a development…

Hays Diversity & Inclusion Series: Ambition and Opportunity: presenting the Hays Global Gender Diversity Report 2016

Wednesday 16th March 2016, 4th Floor, City Tower, Piccadilly Plaza, Manchester, M1 4BT - 8.30-10am   Hays are hosting the latest event in our D&I seminar series where we will be presenting the findings and recommendations from the Hays Global Gender Diversity…

Equilibrium launches 2016 Community Support Scheme for Chester

Chester-based wealth management company, Equilibrium Asset Management, has launched its 2016 Chester Community Support Scheme – the second consecutive year the scheme has run. Equilibrium is inviting local charities, community groups and organisations from across Chester to apply for grants of up…

Retiree’s mammoth journey raises over £9,000 for Cancer Research UK

A 71 year old has conquered a UK-spanning trek from Lands End to John O’Groats, raising over £9000 for Cancer Research UK. David Quinn from Hazel Grove, Stockport, was inspired to undertake this mammoth expedition by a special friend, Lissie, who had…

HURST ADDS MUSCLE TO SEASHELL TRUST

Staff at accountants and business advisers HURST have chosen Seashell Trust as the firm’s charity of the year. Seashell Trust, based in Cheadle Hulme, provides education, sport and leisure activities and residential care for children and young people aged 2-23 who have…

Concert Networks are proud to announce CSC2016!

The North West Cyber Security Cluster of which we are a member are hosting another cyber security conference next month at The Imperial Hotel, Blackpool. The event will take place on the 15th and 16th of March and will feature high level…

Cyber becomes the fastest growing economic crime – PwC’s Global Economic Crime Survey 2016

The UK has seen a double-digit rise in economic crime against corporates in the last two years, with 55% of organisations affected, an increase of 11 percentage points since 2014, significantly outstripping the level in countries such as the US (38%) and…