Debenhams Altrincham

Debenhams CVA agreed

The troubled retailer’s proposed Company Voluntary Arrangement has been approved by creditors, meaning it will move ahead with plans to close 22 stores next year, including Altrincham and Southport.

Pier Opening Manchester Airport

MAG underpins development plans with bond issue

Manchester Airports Group has raised £350m in the UK capital markets through the issuance of a 25-year bond, reporting that the order book for the bond was four times oversubscribed.

Raven Mill Chadderton

Clipper steps in to take Shop Direct site

Online retailer Shop Direct is to transfer its 215,000 sq ft Raven Mill returns centre in Oldham to Clipper Logistics, a provider to the retail sector.

PRS REIT Aerial

PRS REIT closes in on 1,000 completions

The vehicle set up to invest in new-build private rented sector housing has acquired six further sites, three of them in the North West, as it issued a positive trading update for its third financial quarter.

Scotman's Flash Beams Wigan A49 2

Beams laid for Wigan link road bridge

Contractor Jones Bros Civil Engineering has reached its first milestone on the A49 link road, with beams installed for the first of three new bridges.