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Manufacturing leads slowdown in UK business output 

- Manufacturing Output Index falls 2.7 points in September following 5.6 point fall in August - - Growth in UK services sector output also falters - - BDO Output Index falls below long-term growth trend –  The output of the UK manufacturing sector…

ECUK: Designing Design, w/The Neighbourhood.

In the fourth in a series of live, output events by ECUK, we partner with The Neighbourhood to ask the question: What is Design and how do we design Design? Design permeates all that we are and all that we do. Today…

ACCOUNTANT MAKES THE JUMP TO BRABNERS CORPORATE FINANCE

Specialist M&A lead adviser Brabners Corporate Finance has bolstered its Liverpool-based team with new hire Andrew Norman. Andrew is an ACA-qualified chartered accountant. He trained at accountancy firm Saffery Champness in Manchester where he went on to be an audit & accounts…

Bestselling author promotes mental health on campus

Interviews with mental health blogger Claire Eastham available upon request A BESTSELLING author who wrote about her battle against anxiety is providing mental health tips to students at the University of Salford. Claire Eastham, author of We’re All Mad Here, will be…

Global business tech leaders and influencers converge for new Manchester business technology expo!

Manchester Central Convention Complex will host the new Smarter Business Tech LIVE expo this 15th & 16th November , representing the largest ‘free to attend’ business technology event of its kind ever held in the region; bringing together more than 80 hours…

Salford College of Further Education launch their Centre of Excellence in Construction and Engineering

On October 17, Salford College of Further Education will launch their Centre of Excellence in Construction and Engineering, at their City Skills campus. The college has invested substantially in creating real-life working environments, to best prepare students for employment. They are an…

SEMINAR: TAX ISSUES AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR SMES

Tax should never be the driving factor in making commercial decisions. However, as SMEs move from start-up, to growth, and towards a possible exit; it is critical that the tax implications of those decisions are fully considered. This ensures that business owners…

Kingsway Business Park welcomes new local occupier

The Kingsway Partnership and Ropemaker have secured their first occupier for ‘Plot K’ on Kingsway Business Park in Rochdale, North Manchester. Cleland McIver Lifestyle has acquired a 40,000 sq ft warehouse as part of its ongoing expansion strategy in a deal worth…

ICAEW MANCHESTER CELEBRATES NEWLY-QUALIFIED ACCOUNTANCY TALENT

Over 40 young chartered accountants from Greater Manchester celebrated becoming fully qualified at a special ceremony this week hosted by the Institute of Chartered Accountants, England and Wales (ICAEW). The initiative is designed to mark exam success, welcome new chartered accountants into…

Cowgill Holloway joins forces with Department for International Trade

Cowgill Holloway and the Department for International Trade will come together on Wednesday 18th October to host a new International Trade Event – Successfully trading overseas in today’s international landscape. Within the breakfast seminar, guests will hear from international trade expert David…