Swinton What Couldve Been

COMMENT | Place leadership in GM: continuity or change

We are all busy "levelling up". But what values should be guiding this next round of transformations of Greater Manchester's towns and cities, asks Lucy Wallwork of environmental consultancy LUC. Do we need more of the same or something new?

Hopwood Hall P.Phill Longley

Funding boost for Hopwood Hall 

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Dan Whelan

Historic England has signed off a grant of £368,000 to kick off the restoration of the grade two star-listed Rochdale building, a project being led by a descendant of the Hopwood family, which owned the hall for 500 years until the early 20th century. 

Dave Allen, Waterman Group, P.Waterman

Waterman hires net zero expert 

Dan Whelan

Dave Allen has been appointed technical director and will provide the company’s clients with advice on due diligence, responsible investment and climate resilience.