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HURST CORPORATE FINANCE ADVISE ON SALE OF TERRAWISE TO READYPOWER

A team at HURST has advised the owners of Cheshire-based Terrawise Construction on the company’s sale to private equity-backed Readypower Rail Services. Ben Bradley and Nigel Barratt of HURST Corporate Finance along with Rachel Murphy and Nia Thomas of HURST’s tax team…

MIDSHIRE TECHNOLOGY THE TALK OF MANCHESTER

Local office solution supplier Midshire® has won Best Technology at the Talk of Manchester Business Awards (TOMs) 2017. Taking place at the Mercure Piccadilly Hotel on the evening of Thursday 30th November, the glitzy gala dinner was attended by over 500 businessmen…

Together teams up with SimplyBiz Mortgages and Personal Touch

Together has partnered with mortgage club SimplyBiz Mortgages in a first for the lender, as it continues to widen its distribution. Founded in 2002, SimplyBiz Mortgages is regarded as one of the largest supporters of directly authorised advisers in the market, and…

Book your place now for Impact’s exclusive workshop: Preventing Sexual Harassment in a Culture of Respect’

Recent media attention has put a spotlight on what is and isn’t acceptable behaviour at work. As a leading Chartered Psychologist, Impact’s Chief Executive, Shelly Rubinstein was recently invited to the BBC Breakfast sofa to join the debate about sexual harassment. Shelly…

MANCHESTER PLAYED HOST TO THE UK’S FIRST PANTO ON SNOW – OH YES IT DID!

The UK’s longest indoor real snow slope, Chill Factore, hosted the nation’s first ever Panto on snow. The festive performance by the North West Theatre Arts Company delighted school children and was enough to make any pantomime dame proud! The special ‘Snow…

Hill Dickinson’s health practice scoops two awards at 2017 Personal Injury Awards

Law firm Hill Dickinson is proud to announce that its national health practice celebrated a double awards success at the prestigious Eclipse Proclaim Personal Injury Awards, held on Wednesday 29 November at the Hilton Deansgate, Manchester. The awards, now in their 10th…

Walgreens Boots IP Head joins Squire Patton Boggs

Squire Patton Boggs welcomes Kerry Lee, the former Head of Group Intellectual Property of Walgreens Boots Alliance, as a partner in the Intellectual Property & Technology Practice in the Manchester and London offices. He has extensive experience in contentious and non-contentious IP…

Turnover and Profits Surge for SPD

Conference and training provider Salford Professional Development has seen revenues and profits surge in its latest financial year. Turnover in the 12 months to July 31 rose 31 per cent to £4.87m, while pre-tax profits soared 44 per cent to £978,000. Chief…

Kuits advises on opening of Lupo Caffé Italiano at Salford Quays

Commercial law firm Kuits Solicitors has advised on the opening of Lupo Caffé Italiano at a new venue in Salford. Lupo, an award winning independent coffee shop, will remain in the area after finding a thriving venue to continue trading following the…

PROFESSIONAL FIRMS OFFERED PRIME GRADE A OFFICE SPACE IN CENTRAL MANCHESTER BY COLLIERS INTERNATIONAL

Almost 11,000 sq ft of prime Grade A office space at 60 Fountain Street in Manchester’s central business district is being marketed to professional firms by real estate advisors Colliers International. Acting on behalf of McAleer & Rushe, the specialist design and…