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First degree apprentices enrol at Manchester Metropolitan University

More than 60 of the UK's first degree apprentices have enrolled at Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU) to pursue a new model of earning and learning that brings together the best of higher and vocational education The new Degree Apprenticeship in Digital &…

Davis Blank Furniss, RBS & Sterling Partners to Stage Free ‘Business Succession’ Event for North West Entrepreneurs

Manchester law firm Davis Blank Furniss has joined forces with Royal Bank of Scotland and Sterling Partners and will be staging a free event that will help business owners plan for their eventual succession or exit. The morning seminar will be taking…

Weightmans’ Next Generation Group Networking Event 14 October 2015

We are delighted to invite you to join us on Wednesday 14 October 2015 for Weightmans’ Next Generation Networking Event at HOME. This is an informal, after work networking event for the aspiring professionals of Manchester organised by Weightmans’ Next Generation Group.…

South Lakeland: Perfectly Placed

Date: 6 Nov 2015, 8.30am-2pm Venue: Museum of Science & Industry, Manchester Join Place North West and South Lakeland District Council at a special conference to discover a range of development and investment opportunities now available to you and your business. The…

Midshire adds Toshiba to its Technology Partners

Office technology sales and service provider Midshire, is proud to announce it has added Toshiba to its growing list of technology partners. Midshire, a leading managed print service reseller in the UK was approached earlier in the year by global brand Toshiba…

Davis Blank Furniss Launches Fixed Fee SIPP/ SSAS Package

Davis Blank Furniss - the Manchester & Glossop based law firm - has this week launched a fixed fee service to clients who want to buy a commercial property via a SIPP (Self Invested Personal Pension Scheme) or SSAS (Small Self Administered…

What’s your Plan B?

Have you thought about what you would do if your business was affected by an emergency, such as a fire or flood? In last year’s Manchester Business Survey 50% of respondents had experienced at least one major business disruption in the last…

Search Consultancy unveils new addition to its Manchester team

Search Consultancy has appointed a highly experienced IT recruitment specialist to its team in Manchester. The leading recruitment firm has brought in Aamar Ahmad as a Senior Recruitment Consultant – Executive IT Specialist. Aamar has worked in IT recruitment for more than…

Smith & Williamson records another year of growth in improving UK economy

Smith & Williamson, the accountancy, investment management and tax group, delivered another period of robust growth in the year to 30 April 2015 with both the Investment Management and Banking division and the Tax and Business Services division reporting strong results: ·…

Davis Blank Furniss Launches Fixed Fee SIPP/ SSAS Package

Davis Blank Furniss - the Manchester & Glossop based law firm - has this week launched a fixed fee service to clients who want to buy a commercial property via a SIPP (Self Invested Personal Pension Scheme) or SSAS (Small Self Administered…