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Escape for less this summer with the Virgin Trains seat sale

One million discounted seats up for grabs across First and Standard Class. Bargain hunting travellers will next week see the arrival of the much anticipated Virgin Trains three- day Summer Seat Sale. From Tuesday June 30 to Tuesday July 2, prices on…

4net cleans up with a hat trick of awards at this year’s Comms Business Awards

4net swept to success at the prestigious Comms Business Awards 2015 by winning three awards.   They won their shortlisted categories of Reseller of the Year (Medium) and Enterprise Converged Solution (Over 500 employees), and crowned their success with the title of Overall Reseller…

Bilfinger GVA appoints associate into its North West property Management Consultancy Team

Bilfinger GVA has further expanded its North West offering with the appointment of David Harrison as Associate in its Property Management Consultancy (PMC) team. Pictured: David Harrison With over 20 years’ experience, David will be based out of Bilfinger GVA’s Manchester and…

Mills & Reeve advises on health centre in Chester

The real estate team at the Manchester office of Mills & Reeve has advised on a landmark health centre in Chester. The newly-opened Fountains Health in Delamere Street, Chester is the new home of four GP practices. The 4,500 sq ft centre…

Event: Looking to grow your online sales internationally?

Manchester based digital agency and marketplaces specialist RedStar are putting on a FREE event at Manchester Escalator to help guide you through he process of growing your business internationally. RedStar Managing Director Darren Ratcliffe will be joined by Luke Trayfoot and Mark…

Berg’s courageous team completed the 3 Peaks Challenge for charity this weekend

This weekend saw berg use their strength and determination to climb the 3 highest peaks in Scotland, England and Wales – Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon in aid of Francis House Children’s Hospice.  As part of a programme of events to…

Virgin Trains driver Iain Black honoured at Transport Awards

A train driver hailed as a hero by Sir Richard Branson for his role in a derailment has been honoured at a Glasgow awards ceremony. Iain Black, 54, was given a Special Contribution to Transport Award at the Scottish Transport Awards a…

Demand for short-term funding rockets

Demand for short-term funding is booming in 2015, says Chris Baguley, managing director at specialist short-term finance provider Bridging Finance. His comments follow figures from the Association of Short Term Lenders (ASTL) which show that three quarters of its members believe business…

HRC Law LLP assists Kids Planet Day Nurseries Limited in its acquisition of Liverpool Nurseries (Holdings) Ltd from Downing LLP

Kids Planet Day Nurseries Limited, with its head office in Lymm, has acquired Liverpool Nurseries (Holdings) Ltd from Venture Capital Trusts managed by Downing LLP for an undisclosed sum.  Kids Planet was founded in 2008 by chief executive Clare Roberts and her…

On the move: New partner hire strengthens Brabners’ employment team

Commercial law firm Brabners has strengthened its employment team at a senior level with the appointment of Matthew Yates as Partner. Matthew joins the firm’s Manchester office from DWF, where he spent 12 years. He held various posts at DWF including heading…