King Street Festival, Manchester

Manchester BID beefs up board

The Business Improvement District for Manchester city centre has announced the board of directors that will oversee its second five-year term.

Steve's Superhero Walk

Join AEW and Steve Burne this Sunday for family charity walk

Hundreds of people are expected to meet at AEW Architects’ offices in Manchester on Sunday for the start of a superhero-themed walk to help former managing director Steve Burne towards a fundraising target of £250,000 for charity Ronald McDonald House.

RHS Garden Bridgewater

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Worsley New Hall in Salford may have been demolished in 1946, but the Royal Horticultural Society wants to preserve memories of the site as part of its 150-acre RHS Garden Bridgewater, due to open in 2020.

RJP David Green

RJP hires from Jacobs

David Green has joined the planning practice as associate, growing the Manchester team to three.  

Sir Richard Leese Broken Arm 2

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When Manchester and Liverpool agreed to work together at MIPIM UK back at the event’s inception in 2014, who’d have thought the combined efforts would evolve to the extent of one leader cutting up food for the other but that’s apparently what had to happen at a dinner this week after Sir Richard Leese arrived with his right arm broken and in a cast.

Mackie Mayor Market

GALLERY | Mackie Mayor open for business

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Alice Cachia

The long-awaited market opened at 12pm yesterday in the 12,700 sq ft grade two-listed building in the Northern Quarter, with co-founder Nick Johnson saying it “could feed at least 20,000 people a week”.