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Radical city centre revamp completed

A radical £6m revamp to the retail heart of Liverpool city centre has been completed.

Top divorce lawyers open in Stockton Heath

Divorce and matrimonial finance experts BPS Family Law, founded almost 70 years ago, has opened an office in Stockton Heath.

Lake bathing waters rated ‘excellent’

Water quality at every designated bathing water location in South Lakeland has been rated ‘excellent’ by government inspectors.

Global founder’s praise for disability job scheme

The founder of a successful worldwide jobs scheme has praised Blackpool Council’s recent programme for getting young people into employment as being a “great achievement.”

Work begins on Flagship LFC Store at Anfield

Work on Liverpool FC’s new flagship Anfield Stadium store will start next week, with contractors arriving on site to begin construction on the two-storey development. 

Davis Blank Furniss Confirms its 2016 Will Week

Davis Blank Furniss – the Glossop based law firm – will be holding its 2016 Will Week from Monday 14th to Friday 18th November at its Ellison Street office.

Epic year for Manchester digital agency

Rapidly expanding Manchester-based digital agency, Nothing But Epic, continues to add to its growing team with three new appointments in the past month following a raft of client wins and industry accolades.

Manchester students win international award for their alcohol patch invention

A group of young scientists from The University of Manchester are celebrating, after winning a major international competition for their invention of a cutting-edge alcohol detector.

Knitting shop proving to be a big hit in the town

An entrepreneur has turned his love of knitting into a successful business venture, thanks to help from Blackpool Council.  

New kids on the dock! Digital expansion leads to new appointments at ilk

Leeds based agency ilk has expanded its digital offering, with the announcement of four new appointments across departments. The move is in response to growing demand from clients across the UK and an increased focus on digital communications at the award-winning agency.

New hair salon keeping it in the family

  Headhunters Hair and Beauty is owned by Anne-Marie Carroll, together with her son Josh Hunter and sister-in-law Kerry Benson. They are supported by three...

Sigma Capital announces new appointments in the North West

Residential and urban regeneration specialist Sigma Capital, has made two new appointments at its North West office as part of its growth strategy in the region.

Trafford’s largest job’s fair held for second year at Hotel Football

Trafford’s largest Job’s Fair took place on Monday 12 September at Hotel Football, the second year it has been held.

Bilfinger GVA announces seven new appointments in Liverpool

Leading property advisor Bilfinger GVA has made seven new appointments at its Liverpool office, including an associate, three senior surveyors and three graduate surveyors.

IF adds to account management team with three new appointments

The IF agency – the insight-led creative agency - is continuing to grow its account management team following the appointment of three new members of staff.

Senior UK sales appointment at Character World

INTERNATIONAL LICENSING BUSINESS, Character World has appointed Tony Lewis as UK Sales Director, based at its Manchester headquarters.

Lancashire Business Angels Give Investment Boost to GradTouch

A thriving online graduate jobsite is set for international expansion following capital investment support via Lancashire Business Angels, sponsored by Accrington based Haworths Chartered Accountants.

SGi Shepherd Gilmour: ‘Permission to create Cross Hands retail park provides ‘post Brexit-boost’

The boss of engineering consultancy SGi Shepherd Gilmour says the go-ahead to create a major retail park has provided a much-needed ‘post-Brexit boost’.

Grant Thornton welcomes school leavers and celebrates the success of its social mobility campaign

On the day A-level results are released, leading business and financial adviser, Grant Thornton UK LLP, has announced that it will welcome more than 70 school leavers in 2016/2017.

Senior Promotions at Sheppard Robson’s Manchester office

Architectural practice Sheppard Robson has announced a number of senior staff promotions in its 70-strong Manchester office.

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