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Kuits advises on acquisition of boutique hospitality group

Manchester commercial law firm and leisure sector specialist Kuits has advised Sovereign Mines of Africa on the conditional purchase of gastropub group Turf to Table. The deal, with an initial consideration of £645,000, will see Sovereign renamed to The Barkby Group and…

Explore brand new and exciting Eclectic experiences

Looking for a new kind of experience? Gin-dulge in sensational new G & Tea Afternoon Tea The Eclectic Hotel Collection has partnered with award-winning Slingsby Gin to offer a unique combination of two classics; the afternoon tea and classic gin and tonic.…

TFN Fashion eCommerce Summit – 10th July 2018

TFN Fashion eCommerce Summit – 10th July 2018 The Studio 51 Lever St, M1 1FN WHAT? A one-day event bringing together some of the UK’s leading fashion eCommerce experts, suppliers and brands to share best practice and innovation in the industry The…

pro-manchester further expands team with new Membership & Engagement Manager

pro-manchester is delighted to announce further expansion to its team with new Membership & Engagement Manager, Katherine Barr. Katherine joins pro-manchester from luxury skincare brand La Prairie, where she was quickly promoted to Business Manager after a hugely successful first year with…

Cowgill Holloway backs boxer Jack for most high profile bout to date

Cowgill Holloway, the Bolton-based firm of chartered accountants, sees results from sponsorship of Middleweight boxer Jack Flatley as he approaches the biggest fight of his career. Jack Flatley is appearing on the bill at Tyson Fury’s comeback fight and will fight Troy…

pro-manchester members offered exclusive T20 discount!

pro-manchester members can take advantage of discount at upcoming T20 matches set to be played at The Emirates Old Trafford. The discount is for Legends package for any (excluding Yorkshire) of the T20 fixtures this coming summer (see fixtures below). The Legends…

Manchester barrister Melanie Gavin shortlisted for regional Women in Business award

A barrister from Ward Hadaway's Manchester office is celebrating after being shortlisted in the North West Women in Business Awards 2018. Melanie Gavin from Bury, recently won the Client Management Innovation category of the Legal Week Innovation Awards with Ward Hadaway's healthcare…

The Insights People celebrates first birthday with office move and two key new hires – including former BBC journalist

UK’s most comprehensive and dynamic market intelligence specialist now employs seven staff at its new 500 sq ft base in Manchester’s Northern Quarter. New hires include former BBC broadcast journalist and producer Rebecca Turner and developer Dan Lucas. A Manchester insights agency…

The Lowry Hotel to introduce first-of-its-kind in-room concierge

The Lowry Hotel has become the first hotel in Manchester to introduce an in-room concierge system. This is just one of several technological firsts for the hotel, having also installed two Tesla charging points available for both hotel guests and the public…

Fundraising target hit by Gresham 10K team

A team from Gresham Wealth Management who ran the Manchester 10K in May has hit their fundraising target, raising £1500 for charity Headway in Blackpool. Five members of the Gresham team took part in the event on Sunday 20th May, which turned…