Macquarie, the Australian investment bank, is setting up a new real estate structured finance office in Manchester, its first UK regional base.
An expert in running historic tourist attractions has been tasked to deliver the £80m transformation of Lowther Castle and gardens in Cumbria.
The discount retailer’s largest store outside of London, which opened today, will go a long way towards putting Liverpool back on the map for shoppers.
Two hundred hotels and guest houses, valued at £57m, are for sale in Blackpool as hoteliers exit the town’s struggling tourism market.
The Manchester suburb of Urmston will leap 450 places up the table of Retail Footprint centres in the UK if a new shopping development is built.
Blackpool’s latest weapon against economic and social decline is a code of conduct to drive out unruly behaviour among partying groups.
A £440m securitisation deal by Opal Property Group, the Manchester-based student housing developer, has been halted due to financial market fears.
Strong performance from Manchester and Liverpool advisers pushes group’s regional profits to £5.4m in the last financial year.
Chester and Salford are among the top five locations in Britain ranked by "affordable affluence", says a report by the Royal Bank of Scotland.
The region’s population grew over the year to mid-2006 but there was a fall in the number living in Liverpool, according to official figures.
Improvements planned for Lime Street Station include a new information centre and ticket office for Virgin’s Pendolino service to London.
The Arena and Convention Centre Liverpool has added the Liberal Democrats’ spring conference next year to its long list of pre-launch bookings.
Blackpool is being held back by the large numbers of benefit claimants moving to the resort to sign on for welfare support, according to a new report.
The owner of Carlisle Airport will submit a planning application in September to redevelop the site into an international airport with daily flights.
Greater Manchester transport body rejects MPs’ report claiming congestion charge plan is simply a "road pricing trial on behalf of Government."
A masterplan covering 595 acres around Oxford Road, south of Manchester city centre, will be published in the coming few months.
Cruise operator Fred Olsen has become the latest operator to offer new services out of Liverpool John Lennon Airport.
Work is due to start shortly on the first new-build project to be undertaken at the new University of Cumbria, which launched on 1 August 2007.
The North West’s lucrative nuclear and petro-chemical markets were the driving forces behind the £14m takeover of Warrington-based specialist asbestos contractor Kitsons by publicly-listed Silverdell.
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