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MOAF: Manchester office market stabilises after lockdown

Dan Whelan

City centre deals totalling 220,200 sq ft were signed in the second quarter of 2021, down slightly on the 234,258 sq ft transacted in the previous three-month period, according to the latest figures from the Manchester Office Agents Forum. 

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Salford’s Dérive makes appointments as new entity

Sarah Townsend

The city council’s social housing division has become the Dérive Group, part of its journey towards becoming a registered provider, and named Robin Lawler and Greg Gottig as board members.

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Manchester picks Heron to replace Wyman

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Dan Whelan

Becca Heron has been appointed as strategic director of growth and development at the city council. She will take up her post in October, leaving Wigan Council after three years. 

Event City Venue Labs Takeover PVenueLabs

Peel sorts pre-closure use for EventCity

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Sarah Townsend

Venue Lab, part of national company Broadwick Group, is to stage events at the Trafford complex until it shuts early next year to make way for the £250m Therme Manchester resort.

Stenprop makes £20m Wigan buy

Sarah Townsend

The London-listed industrial landlord has acquired Bradley Hall Trading Estate from developer Himor, to expand its regional presence and grow income through asset management.