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North West Business Awards Launched for 2019

22nd August 2019

We are delighted to announce the North West Business Awards is now open for entries.  “Our aim is to create a process and awards system which only provides awards to those companies that are truly deserving of being recognised as on the top businesses in the North West of England”. – James Caldwell – North… Read more »

Dunham Golf & Country Club

Dunham Golf & Country Club refurbished thanks to HSBC funding

22nd August 2019

Dunham golf & country club which is based in Cheshire has refurbished its clubhouse with the backing of a funding package worth £250,000 from HSBC UK. The club which was established in 1961, features a 1535 sq. metre clubhouse, complete with two bars, several flexible function rooms and a halfway house on the course. With… Read more »

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Merseyside printing company celebrates a century

16th August 2019

Merseyside Printing Company is celebrating 100 years in business this summer and plans to mark this achievement with a small exhibition of old and new photographs at Runcorn’s Heath Business Park on Thursday 29 and Friday 30 August. Owner John Dagnall, 66, is also marking a significant anniversary himself – 50 years in the printing… Read more »

Ashley Terron and Lewis Greenwood worldskills UK

Next stop Russia for Redrow’s Star builder and bricklaying mentor

15th August 2019

After winning gold at the global Worldskills competition in 2013, Ashley is now an assistant training manager for Worldskills UK and has spent the last 18 months passing on his wisdom to 21-year-old Lewis Greenwood. There is much more to Ashley Terron than meets the eye. Not only is he excelling in his construction career… Read more »

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Spotlight Interview with Robert Glashan manager at Wychwood Park Hotel

15th August 2019

Robert Glashan is general manager at Wychwood Park Hotel & Golf Club in Crewe. Since opening his first hotel in Blairgowrie, Scotland, in 1995, Robert has gone on to work for some of Europe’s biggest hotel names including Legacy Hotels and Resorts – of which Wychwood is part of, Doubletree by Hilton and Fairmont St… Read more »

Stublach plant contributing to hydrogen economy

Hydrogen economy needed or net zero carbon emissions are impossible

15th August 2019

The North West Hydrogen Alliance (NWHA) is calling for Government investment in improving the hydrogen economy and hydrogen projects to meet ambitious carbon reductions targets in the UK. A legacy of Theresa May, the commitment to reach net zero carbon emissions by 2050 was enshrined in law earlier this year. The North West is one… Read more »

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Spotlight Interview with Olivia Ryder founder of COS Recruitment

26th July 2019

Starting out without qualifications or industry experience was no barrier to success for Olivia Ryder who founded Macclesfield based COS Recruitment in 1982.  Achieving growth from a small start-up in Knutsford to a £3 million turnover business she steered the Company through 2 recessions and has received a prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award from the Recruitment… Read more »

Made Smarter and Lancaster University Management School Launch Trailblazing Leadership Programme

25th July 2019

Cheshire business leaders are the first in the country to embark on a trailblazing leadership programme designed to equip them with the vision and the skills to pursue smarter manufacturing They are part of the Made Smarter Leadership Programme, run in collaboration with Lancaster University Management School (LUMS) and the government-backed £20m Made Smarter initiative… Read more »

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Chester Grosvenor Shopping centre hopes to make Chester the most bee-friendly City in the UK!

25th July 2019

Chester Grosvenor will be launching the #BEEfriendlyCHESTER campaign will launch on 27th July with a series of family-friendly events to educate shoppers and city visitors on the country’s worrying decline in wild bees. The centre promises to be a hive of activity throughout the summer holidays, with bee-friendly activities every day until 1st September. Shoppers… Read more »

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Bread Arrows Rise up against plastic

4th July 2019

Drones have taken to the skies above Cheshire to mark the switch of Roberts bakery’s top-selling loaves into revolutionary new paper packaging. Doing something ‘drastic about plastic’, Roberts has reduced plastic in its bread bags by 53% – switching its core ranges into sustainably sourced paper. It’s the first bakery brand in the UK to… Read more »