Viadux Render Feb 18

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Hot on the heels of Renaker renaming its Owen Street towers as Deansgate Square, another Manchester megaproject has had a rebrand.

Steve's Superhero Walk

Join AEW and Steve Burne this Sunday for family charity walk

Hundreds of people are expected to meet at AEW Architects’ offices in Manchester on Sunday for the start of a superhero-themed walk to help former managing director Steve Burne towards a fundraising target of £250,000 for charity Ronald McDonald House.

Chester Thing 09 02

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Some of football’s finest, including Michael Owen, will assemble at Chester FC on Thursday 15 February for a fundraising game to help the struggling club stay afloat.

Michael Palmer TheEword

COMMENT | Thinking digital first

In simpler times, property marketing equated to commissioning a brochure and drafting a press release and that was the job done, writes Michael Palmer of theEword.

Pugfest

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This Chinese New Year will welcome the year of the dog, and what better way to celebrate than surrounding yourself with everyone’s favourite squashed-faced canines?

LoftHaus Full Tower Visual

Month in property | January

Neil Tague

There’s no lack of ambition in Preston these days. January saw movement on a £25m tram project, UCLan’s £70m student centre approved, and bolder yet, a 20-storey tower proposed by ASSH Investments, an announcement only rivalled by Bolton, which is talking up Church Wharf as the site of “an iconic tower”.

Battle Of Nantwich 3

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If you find yourself suddenly surrounded by Parliamentarians and Royalists in Nantwich this weekend, never fear: it’s only a re-enactment.

We Are Lancashire Ruth Connor

Marketing Lancashire chief executive departs for UCLan

Ruth Connor, chief executive of Marketing Lancashire, is to leave the organisation in February to take on the role of executive director of strategic marketing for the University of Central Lancashire.