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New coaching degree launched by Manchester City Football Club and Manchester Metropolitan University

Manchester Metropolitan University and Manchester City Football Club’s foundation, City in the Community, are pleased to announce the launch of the exciting new Manchester City Community Football Coaching degree. In recent years, football clubs have started playing a major role in addressing…

HRC Law expands commercial team with new appointment

Full service commercial law firm, HRC Law, has continued the expansion of its team with the appointment of Graham Hansen. Graham has joined the firm’s commercial team as an associate, specialising in commercial and consumer contracts, as well as related data protection…

Records tumble as English football scores revenues of £4.4bn in 2015/16

The top 92 Premier League and Football League clubs generated a record £4.4 billion in revenue in 2015/16; Premier League clubs’ revenues increased by 9%, to a record £3.6 billion in 2015/16, the final year of the division’s three-year broadcast cycle. Each…

Media Industry chiefs to get honorary degrees

TWO WOMEN who have had a huge impact on British television are ‘delighted’ to be made honorary graduates of the University of Salford. Alice Webb, Director of BBC Children’s and CEO of BBC North, and Cat Lewis, Founder and CEO of Manchester-based…

Manchester’s newest generation of hybrid co-work spaces launches

All Work announces launch date for XYZ Works as it soars to 50% capacity XYZ Works is set to define a new era in co-working spaces in Manchester. Opening in August 2017, XYZ Works represents the evolution of flexible work spaces to…

Major law firm gears up to fundraise for Bolton Lads & Girls Club

A Bolton based charity helping hundreds of young people each year has received the backing of one of the UK’s largest law firms. Manchester based law firm Browne Jacobson has announced Bolton Lads & Girls Club as its charity for 2017-18. Bolton…

GM Businesses invited to boost their creativity

Businesses in Greater Manchester looking to give their companies a creative boost are invited to an event aimed at helping them do just that. The Creating Leaders in Innovation Masterclass is being held by Business Growth Hub, part of the Manchester Growth…

Fieldfisher supports Frog Education in cutting-edge Nordics software development deal

European law firm Fieldfisher has supported Frog Education, a leading UK edtech player, on the contract for an exciting development of a revolutionary edtech software platform in the Danish education sector. Fieldfisher's technology team in Manchester, led by Partner Sam Jardine and…

Connections Recruitment launch New Website

Connections Recruitment are pleased to announce the launch of their new website today, with the help of the design agency wearepixels. Recruitment websites can often badly designed and poorly implemented, so the team thought hard about how they could do things differently.…

Manchester House pops up in Bolton

Celebrity chef Aiden Byrne will be bringing a flavour of one of the region’s finest restaurants to Bolton for “the best food festival around”. Aiden is chef patron of Manchester House, which has established a reputation as one of the best restaurants…