North Liverpool enterprise fund on offer

A £300,000 fund has been launched to back ideas from artists, creatives, businesses and individuals to inspire change and grow enterprise in North Liverpool including reviving underused spaces such as empty shops.

Unity Theatre

Unity Theatre to undergo revamp

Proposals have been submitted to Arts Council England for funding to modernise Unity Theatre in Liverpool’s Hope Street.

Turner Townsend

Turner & Townsend relocates into centre

The programme management and construction consultancy has relocated its Manchester office from Salford Quays to larger premises in Manchester city centre.

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Enterprise Zones | Daresbury

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Focus is the name of the game at Daresbury, writes Neil Tague, with the benefit of an earlier start putting it ahead of the North West’s other Enterprise Zones.

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Administrators called in at Thomas Barnes

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Jessica Middleton-Pugh

Bury-based contractor Thomas Barnes & Sons has been placed into administration today according to Companies House, with partners in the Preston office of Begbies Traynor appointed as administrators to the firm.

Unilever Port Sunlight

BAM starts factory testing facility at Unilever

A groundbreaking ceremony marking the construction phase of the £24m Advanced Manufacturing Centre facility took place at Unilever research and development site in Port Sunlight, Wirral on Monday.

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Hotel latest change to Castle Street

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Jessica Middleton-Pugh

The conversion of an office in Liverpool city centre into a budget hotel is due to be approved next week, as part of Castle Street’s continued transformation from commercial to leisure uses.

Dovecote Business Park One Pin Property

Pin makes Manchester office debut

Manchester-based Pin Property has appointed joint commercial property consultants, Canning O’Neill and Cushman & Wakefield, to market a 61,000 sq ft standalone office building in Sale, South Manchester following its acquisition.