KP Industries

Rochdale manufacturer accommodates growth

KP Industries, the Rochdale-based conveyor systems manufacturer, has expanded its facility in Buckley Road Industrial Estate and has taken on new staff after receiving £1m of orders.
Woodford School Winsford

Developer chosen for Woodford Lodge school site

Cheshire West & Chester Council has selected Keepmoat Homes to bring forward a residential development on a 30-acre brownfield plot on the outskirts of Winsford town centre.
Andrew Stokes Marketing Manchester

Stokes to leave Marketing Manchester

Jessica Swettenham

Andrew Stokes, chief executive of Marketing Manchester, is set to depart after 17 years with the agency, as the organisation undergoes a restructuring that will see new senior roles created and a focus on a wider range of sectors across the city.
The cleared site of maisonettes in Flint will see the development of 95 homes under the programme

Wates named on Flintshire housing programme

Flintshire County Council has appointed Wates Living Space as development partner for its strategic housing and regeneration programme, with potential for the contract value to reach £500m.
intu Trafford Centre

Intu reports portfolio and rent increase

Trafford Centre and Arndale owner Intu Properties has recorded a £600m increase in the value of its property portfolio over the last year, which reached £9.5bn in the six months to 30 June 2015, compared to £8.9bn in the same period in 2014.
Hotel Gotham is one of the newest additions to the Manchester hotel scene

Fifteen year high for Manchester hotels

Marketing Manchester has released occupancy data for January to June showing that city centre hotels achieved the best half year results since records began.
Peter McIlhagger Paragon

Paragon hires projects director

Manchester-based Paragon Building Consultancy has appointed Peter McIlhagger from Mace as its director of projects.