Sean Ayling owners of brewery

Brewery in Crewe invents The Mighty Oat Stout!

22nd October 2018

Brewery bosses are raising a glass to Mornflake after launching a new ale made with hearty oats. Owners of Tom’s Tap micro-brewery in Crewe turned to the historic Cheshire millers for a key ingredient in their newly-launched stout. And the firm, which supplies its oat-based breakfast products around the world, was only too happy to… Read more »

Cheshire students celebrate Colleges Week, part of the ‘Love Our Colleges’ campaign

Cheshire’s colleges make a real difference to communities and businesses

18th October 2018

The significant and growing contribution which Cheshire colleges make to the lives of the region’s communities, its industries and to the national economy have been highlighted during Colleges Week (15 – 19 October), a countrywide celebration of Further Education. Figures released by Reaseheath College, Cheshire College South and West, Warrington & Vale Royal College and… Read more »

debt refinancing

Gladman Developments plans for growth with £100m debt refinancing

10th October 2018

Cheshire-based Gladman Developments has undergone a £100m debt refinancing to support its plans for growth. Founded by David Gladman in 1987, the company works across commercial property and strategic land promotion. It is approaching 250 employees and revenues of more than £75m. The deal was funded by clients of Guggenheim Investments, the global asset management… Read more »

High Sheriff’s awards winner

Are you one of the best businesses in Cheshire?

8th October 2018

The High Sheriff’s Awards for Enterprise 2018/19, Cheshire’s most prestigious business awards, are now open for entries. The Awards offer thousands of pounds worth of prizes, as well as access to a network of support across Cheshire and a promotional opportunity for local businesses. The winners will be announced at a presentation evening on March… Read more »

family lawyer Richard Barge

Leading family lawyer welcomes change to civil partnership law for mixed-sex couples

5th October 2018

Theresa May has announced that all couples in England and Wales will be allowed to enter into civil partnerships A Chester-based family lawyer has welcomed the Prime Minister’s announcement that mixed-sex couples in England and Wales will be allowed to enter into civil partnerships instead of getting married. Richard Barge, from Aaron & Partners LLP… Read more »

spotlight interview Paul moore from Redrow homes

Spotlight interview Paul Moore MD of Redrow Homes (NW)

2nd October 2018

Paul Moore is managing director of Redrow Homes (NW), the Daresbury-based business that’s building new homes all over Cheshire, as well as parts of North Wales, Merseyside and Greater Manchester. Flagship schemes include Woodford Garden Village, in Woodford, and Hartford Grange, Hartford, as well as new homes in Chester, Congleton, Ledsham, Nantwich and Sandbach. What’s… Read more »

stockport business angels

Stockport Business Angels event will be like Dragon’s Den

1st October 2018

Hallidays are delighted to announce their fourth Stockport Business Angels event, taking place on Thursday 15th November. Their ‘Dragon’s Den’ style event brings together entrepreneurs pitching their products and services to an audience of successful ‘Business Angels’. Their aim to secure the investment they need to enable their businesses to grow rapidly. Business Angels can… Read more »

The Langricks team host a charity golf day for DebtAware Cheshire primary schools

Langricks tee up first fund-raiser for debt education charity and raise over £3000

27th September 2018

Seventeen teams of golfers took part in a successful first Charity Golf Day event for chartered accountancy firm Langricks at Shrigley Hall in Macclesfield and raised over £3300 to help money education for children. Langricks has made an ongoing commitment to DebtAware – the specialist education arm of the national Debt Advice Foundation – to… Read more »

food ingredients

Macclesfield based Direct food ingredients expands team with two new appointments

21st September 2018

Based in Macclesfield Cheshire; Direct Food Ingredients is looking to expand their dedicated team to strengthen their offering and further support customers. Established in 1995, the leading ingredients specialist has gone from strength to strength, continuing to benefit from a number of key developments, including the further expansion of its highly successful US operation in… Read more »

tatton group

Tatton Group invests for growth with new HQ and senior appointments

17th September 2018

The Tatton Group, Knutsford is investing for growth with a new office just south of Manchester and three new appointments. Annette McDonald joins as Deputy Managing Director after spending nine years with Reaseheath College as head of Commercial and Project Development, where she successfully secured significant capital funds to support the College’s growth strategy.  Joining her… Read more »