Manchester city centre hotel occupancy rates rocket to 90% in June thanks to ICC...

The ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup contributed to hotels across Manchester being almost full throughout June. Chairman of Manchester Hoteliers’ Association (MHA) Adrian Ellis said...

Manchester start-up Orka raises £29m to fuel rapid growth of earned wage access product...

The fundraise was a mixture of debt financing from Sonovate and equity funding involving the British Business Bank Future Fund and existing investors, including...

The ultimate GBBO hub for fans – by Manchester tech start-up, Wakelet

The nation’s favourite baking bonanza The Great British Bake Off is back again for a ninth series. Cakes and drama collide as contestants battle...

mytaxi celebrates one year in Manchester

Europe’s largest e-hailing taxi app, celebrates reaching new records in Manchester since launching in the city one year ago. Since arriving in 2018, drivers...

Biggest slump in service sector in two decades

Figures out this morning have indicated the steepest downturn across the UK service sector for more than two decades. The slump in activity was almost...

University start-up EnviroSAR Ltd, a satellite technology company focused on peat moorland and heathland...

The founder of EnviroSAR, whose expertise was used to learn more about two wildfires that devastated vast moorland areas this summer in the northwest...

Manufacturing strengthens but skill shortages are biting hard says latest CBI survey

Manufacturing growth accelerated over the last three months according to the latest quarterly CBI Industrial Trends Survey. The survey of 369 manufacturers revealed that optimism...

Manchester based TV production Company to make Tebay documentary for Channel 4

Manchester-based Purple Productions has secured a new commission and will be making Services to the Lake District for Channel 4. The four-part series will look at...

Infaltion unchanged at 2.6 per cent for July

Inflation has remained unchanged for the second consecutive month according to figures released this morning by the office for National Statistics. The annual rate stands...

Banking and finance sector provides over £1.1 billion to SMEs through Covid-19 lending scheme

The banking and finance sector has lent over £1.1 billion to SMEs so far through the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS), UK Finance...