Rebalance Britain: The pragmatic case for moving Britain’s capital to Manchester

The vast Victorian complex of the House of Commons and Palace of Westminster is in a dreadful state. It is riddled with asbestos, many...

Two senior appointments for growing call intelligence specialist

Manchester-based ResponseTap – Europe’s leading call intelligence specialist – is preparing for its next phase of growth with two senior hires.

Land acquired for new retirement development in Macclesfield

Local developer, Adlington, has acquired land on Buxton Road in Macclesfield, where it is set to build a new £11m luxury retirement development. The...
Modern Apprentice Show

Your Hired! Show Gives Young People Thousands of Apprenticeship Choices

More than 4400 apprenticeship opportunities for young people in the North West will be on offer at a mammoth exhibition set to take place...

Barratt Developments opens its doors to Yorkshire subcontractors to tackle the growing demand

Barratt Developments Yorkshire East, which encompasses the Barratt Homes and David Wilson Homes brands, hosted its first ‘Constructing Futures’ subcontractor breakfast meeting in York...

Major changes taking place to trade union laws

Lately, it appears that a week doesn’t go by without news of more strike action taking place across the country, from junior doctors to train drivers to airline pilots. The government introduced major changes to strike laws through the Trade Union Act 2016 but, up to now, the changes contained in this law were waiting to be brought in to effect. From 1 March 2017, the important provisions will come in to force.

Leeds based Prohibition wins major social media brief from Northumbria University

Leeds-based PR and social media specialist agency, Prohibition, has won a major social media brief from Northumbria University, that will see it developing a...

Flying high! Local pupil’s birdhouse built at Hexham housing development

A talented pupil of Hexham East First School has seen her birdhouse design come to life at David Wilson Homes’ Woodland Rise development. Six-year-old Abby Armstrong, the winner of the design competition held by the local housebuilder, returned to Woodland Rise to view the newly built birdhouse for the first time.

ConferenceLeeds’ conference ambassador programme gathers momentum with Media Yorkshire link up

ConferenceLeeds has continued to champion the digital sector in the city, through a link-up with Media Yorkshire and Leeds Digital Festival. The collaboration comes as part of ConferenceLeeds’ conference ambassador programme, which aims to support industry leaders in bringing sector-specific conferences and events to Leeds.

Heir hunter boosts Taylor&Emmet probate team

Sheffield solicitors, Taylor&Emmet LLP, is expanding its growing wills and probate department with the appointment of a specialist in complicated intestacy cases.