Delaney joins Aaron & Partners

Simon Donohue

Chester legal practice Aaron & Partners has appointed David Delaney as partner and head of planning.

Donald Insall appoints new chairman

David McCourt

Chester-based Tony Barton has been appointed chairman of conservation architects Donald Insall Associates after 19 years with the practice.

University agrees CCI legal settlement

Salford University has received a substantial damages payment after consultants infringed intellectual property rights relating to a construction industry software product.

Seminar explores ‘death tax’ remedies

Law firm Hill Dickinson will host a seminar on 3 May at Chester Zoo to advise homeowners and investors on how to reduce the worry for loved ones by protecting their property value from inheritance tax.

Chester leaders offer support to MBNA staff

Cheshire West & Chester Council said it will assist any employees affected by the credit card business' announcement to cut 400 jobs in Chester on a voluntary basis.

Powell Williams recruits graduate

The building consultancy has appointed trainee surveyor Robert Carrotte to its North West surveying team based at its Chester office.