MIPIM Energy Breakfast 2

MIPIM | Cheshire reaffirms aim to lead zero carbon agenda

Christine Gaskell, chair of the Cheshire & Warrington LEP, told an event at MIPIM that the region has the potential to create the world’s first zero carbon industry cluster, based around its Energy Innovation District proposition.

Jayne Cottam Assura

Assura announces £300m bond

Assura, the Warrington-headquartered healthcare developer and investor, has launched its bond as it looks to deliver a pipeline of projects worth £225m.

Assura West Gorton

Assura seeks further growth on back of solid results

Despite pre-tax profit falling from £95.2m to £71.8m, the primary care developer has reported a healthy set of results for the year to 31 March 2018, with a 22.3% increase in rent roll to £91m and a portfolio now valued at £1.7bn.

Jim O'Neill

O’Neill calls for Cheshire devolution as priority

Lord Jim O’Neill, vice-chairman of the Northern Powerhouse Partnership, has called on Government to conclude a devolution deal for Cheshire and Warrington this year, a move welcomed by local business leaders.

Three New Bailey

HMRC deal underpins Q1 office boom, reports MOAF

Central Manchester’s office market is firmly on course for a fifth consecutive 1m sq ft-plus year, with first quarter take-up more than doubling 2017's first quarter total at 442,000 sq ft, according to the Manchester Office Agents Forum.