Sainsbury and Asda merger is blocked by the competition’s regulator

The proposed merger between the supermarket chains Sainsbury and Asda has been blocked this morning. The Competition and Mergers Commission  blocked the Sainsbury’s-Asda merger after...

320,000 people ‘have a second self-employed job’

Figures published today by IPSE, the Association of Independent Professionals and the Self-Employed, show that 320,000 people have a so-called ‘side hustle’ – a...

Mind the equity gap-Researchers find Companies in the South receive three quarters of all...

Companies in London, the South-East and the East of England receive 75% of all equity investments in the UK – and that share is...

Profits up for Lancashire Cricket club

Lancashire Cricket Club has reported  an operating profit for 2018 of £2,387,000, which represents an increase on the previous year, despite not hosting a...

Planning application for First phase of Mayfield redevelopment is reveajed

A planning application is to be submitted this summer for developments which will mark the first phase of the £1.1bn Mayfield project in Manchester...

UK unemployment remains at record lows

The rate of UK unemployment  remained at its lowest for over 40 years. Figures out this morning show that there were 179,000 more people in...

Canmoor complete phase one of extensive Anchorage refurbishment

Developer and asset manager, Canmoor, has completed the first phase of its multi- million refurbishment at Anchorage in Salford Quays. The entire ground floor and...

Award winning business coach offering free motivational sessions to Manchester start ups

Award-winning business coach, Martin Robert Hall, is offering free motivational and mindset training sessions to Manchester start ups and entrepreneurs throughout spring and summer. The...

Metro Bank To Open In Manchester

A revolution in British banking, is set to open a brand-new store in a prime location in Manchester’s Arndale Shopping Centre later in 2019,...

Insecure managers damage business

MANAGERS who are threatened by subordinates can cause huge damage to their workplace due to feelings of insecurity, a new study has shown. The findings,...