Knauf St Helens Aerial View

Knauf agrees £10m deal with Veolia

Mineral wool insulation manufacturer, Knauf Insulation, has entered into a long-term contract with Veolia, to build and manage a 73,300 sq ft glass recycling facility alongside Knauf Insulation’s existing factory in St Helens.

Roberts leaves Derwent Estates

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Ben Roberts has left his position as managing director of Derwent Estates after less than a year. Derwent said Roberts will continue to provide consultancy advice to the company in the short term after which he will be pursuing other property investment interests.

Datum Event Bury, 27th March 2017 Picture By Mark Robinson

Bury life chances report sets out route map to prosperity

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A report commissioned by Bury Council and written by Philip Collins, former speech-writer for Tony Blair and now a Times newspaper columnist and leader writer, who was born in Bury, sets out 25 recommendations to improve the life chances of Bury residents and boost the borough’s economy and prosperity.

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Ben Sherman joins Liverpool ONE mix

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The menswear brand is to open a 1,755 sq ft store on Manesty’s Lane at the beginning of April, the first store of its kind for Ben Sherman outside London and the South East.

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

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New container service between Cork and Liverpool

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BG Freight Line, a fully-owned subsidiary of Peel Ports Group, is introducing a new weekly container service between Cork and Liverpool. This is the first time the two ports have been connected directly, with the service starting on Monday 27 March.