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What we know about Joanne Roney

Jessica Middleton-Pugh

After Friday’s announcement that Manchester’s chief executive is set to be replaced by an outsider from the other side of the Pennines, Place North West examines what is known about Roney’s property credentials and work style.

Oldham Coliseum

Oldham Coliseum secures £7.1m grant

Revised plans are being worked up for Oldham’s new Coliseum Theatre, after confirmation that the project has won a £7.1m grant from Arts Council England.

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Rochdale and Oldham build case for Piccadilly link

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The leaders of Rochdale and Oldham councils have joined forces to press for direct trams from their towns to Manchester Piccadilly station, criticising a “short-sighted decision” by transport bosses to vote against broadening Metrolink services.

Regional Director

An international mechanical and electrical design engineering practice is seeking to expand across the UK and is therefore interested to hear from suitable candidates with the necessary experience to run a Manchester-based office. As this is a high-profile role, at...

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Flower wholesaler expands in Salford

Barnfield Construction has completed and sold a 20,000 sq ft unit on its 11.4 acre Salford business park to Rawtenstall-based property developers, Alden Green, which has prelet the warehouse to Clogflower Wholesale on a 10-year lease.

Lowry Hotel

Lowry Hotel back on market

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The owner of the Lowry Hotel has put it up for sale after little more than two years’ ownership. CBRE has been instructed as sole agent to find a buyer for the 165-room five-star hotel on the River Irwell between Salford and Manchester.