Connecting Cheshire announces next phase of rural rollout

The fourth phase of the Connecting Cheshire project, which looks to provide faster broadband services in areas considered unviable by commercial suppliers, has been announced, with £7.25m committed to extending the rollout programme.

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Landmark hires from Wainhomes

Bolton-based Landmark Investments Group has swooped on Wainhomes to hire its new group finance director, Andrew Savage.

Office take-up climbs in Warrington, reports MOAF

Total take-up of office space in Warrington during 2016 increased by 10% on the previous year’s figure, with 370,168 sq ft transacted in the year across 122 deals according to the Manchester Office Agents Forum.

Helical sells Calver Quay shed to Cabot

The London-based developer and landlord has sold a 70,000 sq ft logistics hub at Calver Quay, Warrington to US-based Cabot Properties for £4.7m, following a re-gear of the largest lease at the site.

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Morris & Spottiswood buys LLED

Warrington fit-out contractor Morris & Spottiswood has acquired Cumbrian maintenance specialist LLED Construction for an undisclosed sum.

Assura appoints head of legal

Warrington-based healthcare property investor-developer Assura has hired Orla Ball from Brooks Macdonald as head of legal and company secretary.

New partner at FDR

Warrington-based FDR Law has appointed commercial property partner Kirsty Tinsley-Fenney from Eversheds to its commercial services division.