Birchwood Park Aerial Development Land

Council bids to buy Birchwood Park from Oaktree Patrizia

Paul Unger

Warrington Council is in advanced talks to buy Birchwood Park for around £200m in one of the largest property acquisitions in the rising local authority investment market, as council chiefs battle austerity cuts with bets on rental income.

Caddick Group Directors

Profits up by £15m for Caddick Group

Caddick Group, which has offices in Warrington and is building the Angel Gardens development in Manchester, reported pre-tax profits of £18.8m for the year to 31 August 2016, up from £3.3m in the previous year.

Amazon Omega

Amazon moves in at Omega

Investor LondonMetric has confirmed that the e-commerce giant has taken occupation of its 357,000 sq ft unit in zone 7 of Warrington's Omega South

Assura to stick with Murphy in chief seat

After nearly five months serving as interim chief executive of Assura, Jonathan Murphy has been appointed chief executive on a permanent basis of the Warrington-based healthcare developer-investor.

Cheshire & Warrington LEP seeks new board members

The body responsible for establishing the strategic direction of the Cheshire and Warrington economy and championing its cause with government is looking to appoint a new chairman and board members.