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Cheshire Oaks kicks off 2017 with 12 new store openings

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McArthurGlen Designer Outlets Cheshire Oaks has had a fantastic first six months of 2017 with 12 new store launches or expansions coming to the centre creating 75 new jobs for the community. Always seeking to provide their consumers with the best possible experience and ensuring an ever evolving retail offering to excite their customers, kicking off 2017 with such a strong curation of …

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Manchester tech giant partners with Manchester High School for Girls

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UKFast, the country’s largest privately-owned hosting provider, and Manchester High School for Girls, one of the city’s top performing schools, have joined forces in a bid to tackle the widening gender gap across the tech industries. The official educational partnership will see UKFast deliver curricular support, technical workshops, work experience and advice on career pathways to the school’s 938 pupils, …

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Tesco Stores in Altrincham encourage children to stay fit and healthy

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Young children from across Altrincham are being encouraged to stay fit and active thanks to a scheme supported by the town’s Tesco stores. Working in partnership with Tesco, the Trafford School Sports Partnership wants to encourage as many young people as possible to Move More and Sit Less. As part of the STEPs Challenge, primary school pupils across the area …

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Mother-daughter duo steal show at Bursary Ball

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Saturday 10th June saw Manchester High School for Girls host its eighth Bursary Ball at the Hilton Hotel on Deansgate. Over £22,500 was raised, with all funds going directly to the school’s Pankhurst Bursary Fund.  Despite the event being compared by well-known Key 103 presenter, Darren Proctor, and television personality, Jenny Powell, it was mother and daughter duo, Jennifer and Nicola …

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Manchester based Kevin Glancy & Jonathan Fawcett task IF to launch its luxury showroom

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Altrincham based IF agency, is continuing to oversee branding and strategy for Kevin Glancy and Jonathan Fawcett Limited, an internationally renowned business which supply exclusive products to the world’s most luxurious superyachts, residences and private aircraft. The IF agency recently worked with Kevin and Jonathan on the design for ‘Immerse 17’ – a private invite only event, to launch their …

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New Monitor for NWTS

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Children’s charity MedEquip4Kids has provided an Intellivue MP5 Monitor for the North West and North Wales Paediatric Transport Service (NWTS), thanks to a generous donation by Irwin Mitchell Charities Foundation. The Manchester based office of the nationwide law firm spent the last year raising a record-breaking £16,000 for the charity. NWTS provide 24/7 stabilisation and transfer of critically ill children …

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Nearly 5,000 women take on Race for Life at Tatton Park

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Almost 5,000 women braved the drizzle to join the fight against cancer at Cancer Research UK’s Race for Life at Tatton Park. Runners, joggers and walkers, including cancer survivors and people taking part in memory or celebration of a loved one, took on the Pretty Muddy obstacle course on Saturday 24 or chose a 5k or 10k event on Sunday 25 …

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Blackstone continues to expand & nurture young talent

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Blackstone Solicitors have announced further expansion as two new employees join the team in the Hale office and one internal promotion is made. Set up in 2010 by Emma Nawaz with a focus on Commercial Litigation, the firm was quickly recognised achieving a string of award accolades and establishing a portfolio of clients locally, nationally, and internationally. Earlier this year …

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Sandbach great grandfather launches business to prevent Alzheimer’s

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A great grandfather from Cheshire has launched a business that has the potential to prevent the onset of Alzheimer’s disease, thanks to a loan and support from Business Finance Solutions (BFS) the North West delivery partner of the government’s national £310m Start Up Loans programme and a lending partner of the Greater Manchester Combined Authority. Proving that it’s never too late …

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Manchester’s digital and technology professionals reveal the city’s pull

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Professionals in Manchester’s booming digital sector have revealed their reasons for living and working in the city as part of a relocation campaign spearheaded by Manchester Digital, which aims to encourage more digital and tech professionals to move to the region.   In the research of 300 digital professionals residing in Manchester, over half of respondents said it is the cost of …