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Member Post - NHS Blood and Transplant Service
The NHS Blood and Transplant service needs the help of Bolton residents.  In April, it began collect…
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Member Post - Ashwood Solicitors Limited
Ashwood Solicitors Limited are a leading Law Firm with offices in Manchester and Blackburn. Establis…
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Austria is considered among the wealthiest and most innovative countries in Europe, supported by one…
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Member Post - Black United Representation Network
Are you a Black leader wanting to grow your business? With a free Advisory Board programme you don’t…
Member Post - Codurance
Today Codurance announced that it has achieved the Amazon Web Services Partner Network (APN) Advance…
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Over the past year, the Covid-19 pandemic has shifted the world on its axis - while some people have…
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Member Post - Greater Manchester Combined Authority
Greater Manchester will set a goal of becoming the first city-region to pay all employees a real liv…
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Member Post - LTE Group
Leading North West apprenticeship training provider, Total People, is driving forward Bus, Coach and…
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Member Post - Praetura Group
Praetura Group, the Manchester-based debt and equity capital provider to northern SMEs, provided mor…
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Member Post - HMG Paints
After a lifetime in paint manufacturing HMG Paints’ Managing Director, John Falder (pictured) is set…
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Member Post - GC Business Growth Hub
Hundreds of creative industry professionals are being invited to join a two-day virtual event this m…
Member Post - Manchester Airport
Ahead of non-essential international travel resuming on Monday, Manchester Airport is advising sun-s…
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Member Post - Manchester Central
Online visibility and social media marketing are the topics of conversation in the latest episode of…
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Member Post - St Ann's Hospice
Mum-of-two Susie Kwok was born the day before St Ann's Hospice welcomed patients for the first time…
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Member Post - Bruntwood Works
Bruntwood Works, a leading workspace and leisure provider, has completed its latest city centre tran…
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Member Post - Broughton House
VE Day was a double cause for celebration by residents of Broughton House Veteran Care Village in Sa…
Member Post - The Hallé
The Hallé has released its Summer concert listings. You can see the full listings here.
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Member Post - HURST
Business owners seeking to reshape their companies to overcome the challenges of the pandemic and Br…
Member Post - University of Salford Business School
As the last Debenham's store closes its doors this week a major chapter in retail history also concl…
Member Post - Geronimo Festival
Simon Goldman, founder of the Geronimo Festival, the UK’s largest children’s’ festival would like to…
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Member Post - Ensafe
Ensafe are delighted to announce the launch of its competent health and safety person service - Simp…
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Member Post - Crystal Doors
Crystal Doors is celebrating after being awarded a Queen's Awards for Enterprise for Sustainable Dev…
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Member Post - Brabners
Leading independent law firm Brabners has reaffirmed its commitment to championing equality, diversi…
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Member Post - Great Places Housing Group
Great Places Housing Group has submitted plans to redevelop the iconic Ancoats Dispensary. By incorp…
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Things are changing and economies are developing. You can't do anything about it. And as it happens,…
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Member Post - The Nycomm Group
Technology solution specialist Avoira has been named winner of the prestigious 2021 UK National Inno…
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The wellness movement has grown immensely over the past few years with increased awareness and educa…
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Member Post - IN4.0 Group
Leading national law firm Irwin Mitchell is partnering with innovation hub HOST, the Home of Skills…
Member Post - Convenzis
The COVID-19 outbreak has undoubtedly triggered the most challenging year the NHS has ever faced, ho…
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Member Post - WFEL
Another historic moment in the UK MoD's Boxer Programme has taken place, with the very first deliver…
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Member Post - When You Wish Upon a Star
Children’s wish-granting charity, When You Wish Upon a Star have launched their first Superhero Wish…
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Member Post - Manchester Credit Union
Manchester Credit Union has made two new appointments to grow its membership and build new partnersh…
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Member Post - Clough & Willis
Bury and Bolton based law firm Clough & Willis has grown its residential property team with the…
Member Post - FSI
Case Study: Interserve Group / NHS Nightingale Hospital North West with FSI and Concept Evolution CA…
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Member Post - Lionbridge Wealth Management
Isn’t the lifetime allowance freeze only a problem for the richest people who’ll be lucky enough to…
Responding to the details of the Government’s legislative plan set out in the Queen’s Speech, Claire…
Member Post - Salford Pride
The Salford Pride team is looking for sponsors for its major project, The Pink Picnic. The Pink Picn…
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Member Post - Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust
A new Green Health Walk is now open on Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust’s (GMMH…
Member Post - University of Salford
The University of Salford will host its first ever Festival of Entrepreneurship & Innovation lat…
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Member Post - Rene Power Marketing
If you're a stressed b2b marketer (or a business owner who employs one) desperate to move from chaot…
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The Prime Minister has announced that covid restrictions in England will be relaxed further this mon…
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Member Post - Swansway Group
To coincide with Mental Health Awareness Week 2021, Swansway Group, owners of Swansway Honda Bolton…
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Member Post - Manchester Mind
Welcome to Mental Health Awareness Week. Starting Monday 10 May here at Manchester Mind we are delig…
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Member Post - Unify Credit Union
Unify Credit Union has increased its borrowing limits to support people who may be struggling as a r…
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Member Post - Walker Sime
Construction consultancy specialist Walker Sime has been appointed to deliver Project Cost and Comme…
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53two are now a month away from phase one of its two phase build, opening their theatre-bar/café and…
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Member Post - St Ann’s Hospice
Hundreds of people from across Greater Manchester will be remembering their loved ones as part of a…
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Member Post - Manchester Airport
Airport City Manchester has reached another construction milestone as it tops out on the development…
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Member Post - Falconer Chester Hall
Falconer Chester Hall have submitted a planning-application for an apartment development on Wilson P…
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Member Post - WFEL
Stockport-based WFEL and parent company Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW) are delighted to announce their…
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Member Post - The Octagon
The Octagon is presenting a programme of ‘Warm Up’ events and its first main house production, The H…
Member Post - Greater Manchester Centre for Voluntary Organisation
Created in partnership with the Greater Manchester's Hidden Talent Youth Panel and endorsed by Youth…
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Member Post - Rowlinson Knitwear
B Corporation Rowlinson Knitwear is improving workers’ rights at its Bangladeshi partner factor, New…
Member Post - Business Growth Hub
The government has set out its latest plans for a new producer responsibility system for packaging,…
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Member Post - Woodland Trust
As Greater Manchester emerges from lockdown, the Smithills Estate is an ideal venue for businesses. …
Member Post - Manchester Metropolitan University
Manchester Metropolitan University is keen to support local businesses to recruit its talented stude…
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Member Post - Inspired Energy
Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce, Patron Member Inspired Energy PLC, the leading consultant fo…
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Member Post - Payescape
Employee payroll can be a daunting process each month – especially if your team is using manual data…
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Member Post - Payescape
Payroll teams are constantly challenged with so many processes and regulations to keep track of to k…
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Member Post - Payescape
Accountants have a complex and challenging role to meet client needs. They have many arduous and tim…
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Member Post - inTEC GROUP
The inTEC GROUP, formerly inTec Business Solutions, is delighted to announce an extensive re-brandin…
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Member Post - Cowgills
Cowgills continues to bolster its business recovery team with the launch of a Liverpool office which…
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Member Post - Convenzis Group Limited
Scaling Up, Improving Care: The NHS Health Tech Virtual Conference There is no doubt that Covid-19 h…
Member Post - Colliers
Latest CCA business rates appeals figures (to end March 2021)  show that since April 1st 2020, just…
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Clive Memmott, Chief Executive of Greater Manchester Chamber, looks at the future of flexible workin…
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Member Post - Glaisyers Solicitors LLP
Manchester-headquartered Glaisyers Solicitors has acquired the Top 200 law firm Laytons LLP. The dea…
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Member Post - Swansway Group
North West based Swansway Group, with motor car dealerships in Bolton, Stockport and Oldham saw thei…
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Member Post - Informed Solutions
Starting 1st May, Informed Solutions’ UK team will attempt to travel the equivalent 10,562-mile dist…
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Member Post - Foundations Stockport / Stockport Homes Group
For the most part it has remained business as usual for the Housing Options and Temporary Accommodat…
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Member Post - Myerson Solicitors
At first glance, there may not be much of a connection between suburban Altrincham, near the infamou…
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Member Post - Aqua Design Group
Want to shout about your business? Showcase your creativity? Promote a business? With all that’s ha…
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The Manchester India Partnership (MIP), the organisation established in 2018 to develop Greater Ma…
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At the beginning of last month, we launched a new series of international trade bitesize sessions as…
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Following the recent signing of a cooperation agreement between Greater Manchester Chamber of Commer…
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Member Post - St Ann’s Hospice
Three generations of the Rogers family, from Great Moor in Stockport, are preparing to take on a 10k…
Member Post - University of Salford Business School
Jonathan Owens, logistics expert from the University of Salford Business School, comments on the sho…
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Member Post - Manchester Central
The next ‘guest host’ instalment of Manchester Central’s podcast spin-off series went live this week…
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Member Post - St Ann's Hospice
St Ann's Hospice is not the only organisation celebrating a 50th birthday this year - so too is Girl…
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For most businesses, refreshing the company website is never the priority. No budget and little idea…
Member Post - Tameside Council
Additional Restrictions Grant The ARG Fund remains open until 31 May 2021, or when funds are exhaust…
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Member Post - Rider Levett Bucknall
Leading independent Northern property, construction and management consultancy, Rider Levett Bucknal…
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Member Post - Cornerstone Design & Marketing
Full-service agency Cornerstone Design & Marketing has secured the UK-wide marketing contract fo…
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Member Post - Broughton House
A soldier who spent more than 30 years as a regular in the British Army has joined Broughton House V…
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Member Post - WFEL
WFEL and its parent company, KMW, are pleased to announce a further sub-contract has been awarded fo…
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Member Post - Cowgills
Leading North West accountancy and business advisory firm, Cowgills is urging businesses across Grea…
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Member Post - Beever and Struthers
As part of  the firm’s commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion (EDI) and as an equal opportu…
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Sherwin-Williams Wins Queen’s Award for Enterprise: Innovation 2021 for Its FIRETEX® Intumescent Fir…
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Members of Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce have identified transport and connectivity as bein…
You will no doubt have seen the media coverage on the COVID-19 crisis in India, with shortages of ox…
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Member Post - The Hallé
The Hallé is delighted to announce its Summer Season of six live, socially distanced concerts in Man…
Member Post - Trafford Council
Trafford Council has launched Round 4 of the Additional Restrictions Grant Scheme and is now invitin…
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Member Post - GoSimpleTax
For many people, becoming their own boss is the dream. They get to work in an industry they love, ch…
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Member Post - Cowgills
The joint administrators of Llangollen Railway Plc have sold the business and certain assets to Llan…
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Member Post - Oddsphere
This week, Shipster took home the System Integrators gong at the annual Digital City Awards, which c…
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Member Post - Cowgills
Cowgills has provided corporate finance support and advice to haulage business Austin Wilkinson whic…
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Member Post - Swansway Group
2021 sees Swansway Group, owner of Swansway Honda Stockport and Motor Match Stockport, Swansway Hond…
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Member Post - Convenzis Group Limited
The Convenzis Virtual Data Conference: The foundation for integrated care It is one of the biggest c…
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Member Post - Northcoders
Despite the pandemic, Northcoders – the Manchester based software development training and solutions…
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We are delighted to invite our members to apply for Peer Networks, a fully funded initiative deliver…
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Member Post - Cantarus
How can you identify when your organisation needs a paint job? Who needs to be involved in the proce…
Member Post - Stockport Council
As many areas of Stockport have been unusually quiet with reduced visitor numbers and many events ca…
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The British Chambers of Commerce and Barclays LifeSkills have released a new report entitled ‘The Ne…
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The issue of digital poverty is the subject of a brand new podcast series ‘Chamber Chatter’ from Gre…
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Member Post - IDNS
Bolton based audio visual (AV), IT and infrastructure providers, IDNS, have launched a new brand ide…
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Member Post - GC Business Growth Hub
An innovative North-South collaboration will take Black, Asian and mixed background tech founders on…
Member Post - University of Salford
The creator of a method of analysing trends on social media will give the latest in a series of lect…
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Member Post - Mahdlo
James Scott Accountants have today been announced as an Associate sponsor of Mahdlo’s 3 Peaks of Sad…
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Member Post - Metalube
Leading lubricant manufacturer Bishopdale Group (holding company for a group of industrial lubricant…
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Member Post - St Ann's Hospice
No wonder primary school teacher Kevin McGrath struggled to stay awake doing his weekend homework! …
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Stockport's version of the Calendar Girls are set to make a comeback - this time dressed in stylish…
Member Post - MAG
Plotting a path to restriction-free travel is key to the full revival of the UK’s ailing aviation se…
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Member Post - Manchester Central
Manchester as a business and leisure tourism destination is the topic of conversation in the latest…
Member Post - British Nutrition Foundation
The British Nutrition Foundation has launched its new style annual Healthy Eating Week for 2021, inv…
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Member Post - GC Business Growth Hub
Did you know that as a business leader in Greater Manchester you can access support from likeminded…
Member Post - Brabners
Leading independent law firm Brabners is to mark Earth Day (Thursday 22nd April) by becoming an offi…
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Member Post - 3PL
3PL, the Wigan-based third-party logistics specialist has secured a multi-year partnership with Brit…
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Member Post - Convenzis Group Limited
Adapting and Innovating: The Future of Healthcare International Summit The recent pandemic has been…
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Member Post - Lionbridge Wealth Management
Money and mental health Financial wellbeing is about feeling secure, confident and empowered, accord…
Member Post - Great Places Housing Group
Great Places Housing Group is using Earth Day, the annual international event to demonstrate support…
Member Post - Satago
If your business has been brought close to the brink by late paying customers, you’re not alone. Acc…
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Member Post - Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce
As the retail sector opens its doors again, Nicola Payne, owner of Oklahoma Gift Shop, talks to Simo…
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Member Post - Alliance Manchester Business School
Andy Haldane, Chief Economist at the Bank of England, has accepted a prestigious Honorary Professors…
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Member Post - Made Smarter
Greater Manchester SME manufacturers supported by Made Smarter are using technology to save pounds a…
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Member Post - HURST
Entrepreneurs mulling a sale of their business in the next few years should consider accelerating th…
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Businesses attending last week’s Greater Manchester Chamber Spring Assembly heard about the ongoing…
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Highview Power to deploy MAN LAES turbomachinery solution in its CRYOBattery long-duration applicati…
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Member Post - IN4.0 Group
A new partnership is set to transform the lives of black women across the North West and inspire the…
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Member Post - Swansway Group
It’s with great pleasure that we announce that Matthew Hwozdyk has passed his Digital Marketing Appr…
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Member Post - Luxome
Luxome, Manchester’s luxury student and young professional home provider, have completed the purchas…
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Member Post - DTE Business Advisers
Tax-free payment to your employees If, due to the continuing pandemic and restrictions placed upon…
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With more of Greater Manchester’s economy now opening up, the Chamber’s Spring Assembly focused on f…
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Member Post - University of Salford
As we look forward to the next stage in lockdown restrictions easing on 12 April, a new online e-lea…
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Member Post - St Ann’s Hospice
Bargain lovers are in for a treat this month, thanks to a special sale taking place in Reddish.  Th…
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Member Post - Manchester Airports Group
Airport City Manchester has announced its headline sponsorship of Sale Harriers’ annual Sizzler 5km…
Member Post - University of Salford
An innovative new training hub, based at the heart of MediaCityUK, will be offering specialist short…
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Member Post - Convenzis Group Limited
Following the 2017 Naylor Report into NHS Estates, it has been estimated that estate upkeep costs ha…
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Member Post - SE Recycling Ltd
The UK’s leading engineering and services business has donated over £10,000 of IT equipment to schoo…
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Member Post - GC Business Growth Hub
The ‘super deduction’ allows companies to cut their tax bill by up to 25p for every £1 they invest.…
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Member Post - Payescape
While employees work from home, most office functions have moved to remote operations. If your job r…
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The British government announced an extension to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme to help ease t…
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Andre NdLovu, who recently started a placement at Greater Manchester Chamber, talks about his experi…
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Chamber Space - Ready for your return We soon will be able to welcome events of every description ba…
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Member Post - Davis Blank Furniss
Law firm Davis Blank Furniss has acted for Burnley-based EFS Global Ltd on its acquisition of Athert…
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Member Post - Swansway Group
Folds Road based used car retailer, Motor Match Bolton, along with 3 other Swansway Group car dealer…
Member Post - Hallé Concerts Society
The Hallé is delighted to announce that international law firm CMS LLP, a Halle partner since 2018,…
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Member Post - IN4.0 Group
HOST, the Home of Skills & Technology at Media City, in partnership with Salford City Council is…
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Member Post - DTE Business Advisers
In line with its vision for growth and strengthening teams to better support clients, DTE Business A…
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Member Post - Manchester Central
The mental health and wellbeing of the event industry is the topic of conversation in the latest epi…
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Member Post - University of Salford Business School
As shops reopen today, Dr Gordon Fletcher, retail expert from the University of Salford Business Sch…
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Member Post - Brabners
Leading independent law firm Brabners is to relocate its Manchester and Preston offices this summer…
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The British Chambers of Commerce’s Trade Confidence Outlook for Q1, released today, has revealed the…
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Member Post - Stockport County Football Club
Stockport’s premier conference and events venue has launched a new events website at http://edgeleyp…
The Arab-British Chamber of Commerce has announced that, with the start of Ramadan this week, its wo…
Member Post - Henshaws
Six charities are to be trained in delivering Manchester-based Henshaws “I Can Do It” programme, tha…
Member Post - Stockport Council
New grant funding has been launched to help businesses as they start to re-open as national restrict…
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Member Post - manchester jazz festival
manchester jazz festival will head to Escape to Freight Island for three FREE days of new music this…
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Member Post - HURST
Accounting and business advisory firm HURST has formed a specialist team to advise companies on the…
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Member Post - Statiflo
Engineering business Statiflo has promoted its general sales manager to director level and appointed…
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Member Post - TransPennine Express
More rail services have been brought back for people across the North of England as government restr…
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Member Post - X-Press Legal Services
The pandemic geared the property sector towards more ‘digital by default’ and one property data prov…
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Member Post - Central Networks and Technologies
Women in Social Housing (WISH) has strengthened its existing IT infrastructure, thanks to its partne…
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Member Post - Clough & Willis
Bury and Bolton law firm Clough & Willis has seen a growing demand for advice around family-styl…
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Member Post - DTE Business Advisers
On 11 March, the Finance Bill 2021 was published, ensuring a number of tax changes set out by the Ch…
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Member Post - IN4.0 Group
Cloud employment training brings an opportunity to local communities and promotes diversity in tech…
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Member Post - ALM HR and Training Consultancy
A resilient workforce is a workforce that is motivated, capable of dealing with change, and less sus…
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Member Post - Northcoders
Greater Manchester Combined Authority and Lancashire Digital Skills Partnership are partnering with…
Member Post - Ensafe
Insurance broker, and title partner of Premiership Rugby, Gallagher, has launched a UK-wide initiati…
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Member Post - Ensafe
Ensafe Consultants are proud to announce the addition of a new capability within the Air Quality div…
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Member Post - Lucion Services Ltd
Lucion Services is delighted to announce the acquisition of multi-disciplinary environmental consult…
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Member Post - Business Growth Hub
A retail park in Bolton currently home to a trampoline centre is to be developed into a ‘centre of e…
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Member Post - Convenzis Group Limited
Virtual NHS Workforce Congress: The People Promise “Convenzis is one of the best event organisations…
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Member Post - Octagon Theatre
The Octagon Theatre has successfully been awarded funding from the second round of the Government’s…
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Member Post - Aqua Design Group
Stockport creative Aqua Design Group was asked by Lincolnshire based In a Sticky Pickle to re-design…
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Greater Manchester Chamber continues to expand its network of partners across the globe. It is our p…
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In line with the changes brought by the UK’s exit from the EU, we are pleased to bring two new train…
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The USA is an attractive market due to its large, affluent, and diverse population. The USA is the U…
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Member Post - Health and Safety Executive
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is working with Manchester City Council to carry out spot chec…
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Member Post - Henry Riley
David Needham (pictured left), long-time Partner at property construction consultancy Henry Riley LL…
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Member Post - Convenzis Group Limited
Screening for a brighter future: NHS Oncology Virtual Conference Cancer affects us all. Survival in…
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Member Post - Thinc
As an established Platinum Sage Partner, we are pleased to announce that we now offer a new powerful…
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Member Post - SMMS
It’s all hands on deck at SMMS this month! TV’s premier Social Media agency has signed up another M…
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Member Post - Bromleys Solicitors
Staff at Bromleys Solicitors have chosen The Trussell Trust as their charity of the year for 2021. …
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Member Post - Manchester Central Convention Complex
The first special ‘guest host’ feature episode of Manchester Central’s podcast spin-off series went…
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Member Post - IN4.0 Group
Universities in the North West of England and IN4.0 Group are offering 30 Greater Manchester SMEs fr…
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Member Post - ActionCOACH Bolton
ActionCOACH Bolton are offering the chance for FIVE lucky North West business owners to win a ticket…
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Member Post - Cyber Resilience Centre for Greater Manchester
To aid small businesses, SMEs and anyone who is self-employed working in Greater Manchester and the…
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Member Post - Cyber Resilience Centre for Greater Manchester
In the world of cybersecurity and cybercrime, there are a lot of misconceptions rolling around. And…
Member Post - Cyber Resilience Centre for Greater Manchester
Neil Jones is a Director of the Cyber Resilience Centre for Greater Manchester (CRCGM), a not-for-pr…
Member Post - Cyber Resilience Centre for Greater Manchester
No security can ever be perfect. Cyber Incidents can and will happen to businesses, so we must be al…
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Member Post - Manchester City Council
One year on from the forced closure of theatres and other cultural venues, a council report spells o…
Member Post - Brighter Sound
Brighter Sound is looking for people to join its Board of Trustees.  The organisation is dedicated…
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Member Post - Mahdlo Youth Zone
Mahdlo Youth Zone has announced that the much loved 3 Peaks of Saddleworth Walk will be returning on…
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Member Post - Rowlinson Knitwear
Rowlinson Knitwear (Rowlinson) has announced that Totex, its tier 1 supplier in Egypt, has achieved…
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Member Post - GC Business Growth Hub
Employers across Greater Manchester are being encouraged to do the right thing and encourage their e…
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Member Post - Brabners
Leading independent law firm Brabners has reaffirmed its commitment to developing young talent by re…
Oil prices already starting to rise, could be passed on to drivers at the pumps Diversion would a…
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Member Post - Manchester Airport Group
New services mark the airline’s first direct connections from the UK to the US and the Caribbean …
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Member Post - Bruntwood Works
Regeneration of the Stamford Quarter aims to bring vibrancy back to the high street and sustain…
Husband and wife team Mike and Gail Manning set up MMCT four years ago and have been growing organic…
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Member Post - HOST
New facility and training programme for upskilling Unity developers, set to boost investment and est…
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Member Post - Henshaws Society for Blind People
We need your vote to win £14,000! The Trafford Active Fund, run by the Manchester Marathon organiser…
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Sharon Seville (Fellow REC), Director of First Executive Recruitment has recently become Stockport L…
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LGBTQ+ owned / allied businesses in the Greater Manchester are being encouraged to enter the first e…
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Member Post - Cantarus
Cantarus is delighted to announce a new chapter in its story. Cantarus COO, Mike Cundall, has been a…
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After the second and third national lockdowns, the success of the vaccination programme and expectat…
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Member Post - Falconer Chester Hall
Architectural practice Falconer Chester Hall has secured planning permission for a 7 storey hotel on…
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Member Post - DTE Business Advisers
With the tax year end soon to be upon us, we should all be thinking about utilising our annual ISA a…
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Member Post - HOST
Innovation hub HOST, the Home of Skills & Technology, has strengthened its team with the appoint…
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Member Post - Great Places Housing Group
Sharon Brown has been promoted to the role of Great Places’ new Director of Assurance. She will over…
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Member Post - Convenzis Group Limited
The NHS Critical Care Virtual Summit: Future-Proofing ICU What is Critical Care? Critical care units…
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Member Post - Shipster
Manchester shipping platform Shipster has been shortlisted to win the Digital City Systems Integrato…
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Member Post - DTE Business Advisers
Following their nearly five and seven years respectively at DTE Business Advisers, Jonathan Yip and…
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The Lower Thames Crossing is the most ambitious road project since the M25 and is part of the bigges…
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Member Post - Swansway Group
We are delighted to announce that Callum Sutton has joined our Motor Match Bolton location as a Sale…
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Member Post - Oldham Volkswagen
Oldham VW, part of Swansway Group, a family owned business, donates chocolate treats to bring much-n…
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Member Post - GoSimpleTax
If sole traders want to prepare for the 2021/22 tax year, they need look no further than Rishi Sunak…
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Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce has been providing vital information, advice and support to h…
Member Post - The Translation People
A Manchester-based translation and language services provider has achieved double digit growth in it…
As part of our ongoing commitment to support businesses in Greater Manchester and beyond to navigate…
On Monday 15th March, the government opened the SME Brexit Support Fund for applications. Businesses…
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Member Post - Great Places Housing Group
Longsight’s iconic Co-op Building, now a community centre, has recently had a £300 thousand update a…
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Member Post - Lead Coach Manage
Sue Broadbent and Diane Nield are co-directors of Lead Coach Manage, who are Leadership Consultants…
Member Post - Salford University Business School
One year ago Boris Johnson took the unprecedented step of locking down the country in response to th…
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Member Post - Zeelo
Zeelo, the bus platform for organisations has warmly welcomed the recent £3 Billion Bus Strategy Ann…
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On 1st April 2021, the soft-landing period for eligible businesses over the VAT threshold to comply…
Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce a new partnership with the Chartered I…
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Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce has arranged places for almost 500 young people under the Kic…
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Member Post - HOST
A unique digital skills powerhouse is set to transform talent diversity in the North West’s tech sec…
More prominence to stories from communities across the North Biggest creative and journalistic res…
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Member Post - Smith Goodfellow Ltd
Smith Goodfellow’s Managing Director, Cathy Barlow, has recently been awarded Chartered Practitioner…
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Member Post - Bromleys Solicitors LLP
Law firm Bromleys has enhanced its Court of Protection team with two appointments. Chris Brayshaw a…
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Member Post - Convenzis Group Limited
Innovating Higher Education: The Digital Education Virtual Conference A university’s digital estate…
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A hugely successful programme of events aimed at supporting and developing manufacturing and enginee…
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Tax specialist Sarah Haley has re-joined accounting and business advisory firm HURST as a manager fr…
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The government has announced a closing date of Wednesday 31 March 2021 for many of the business gran…
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Member Post - Octagon Theatre
One year on since theatres up and down the country had to close their doors due to the Covid pandemi…
In December 2020, a Climate Change Survey was issued to the residents of Bolton. This survey was des…
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Covid-19 restrictions mean that it’ll be some time before mass-participation events are back in Manc…
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Member Post - Great Places Housing Group
The Mayor of Salford Paul Dennett joined Great Places Housing Group and contractors Seddon on a visi…
Member Post - Ouch Training Team Ltd
As we all begin our slow and measured return to a new normal, perhaps it is time to remember, realig…
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Member Post - Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce
In the second of a regular series of in-depth features, Simon Cronin looks at the Wigan company that…
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Member Post - Print Image Network
As the May polls get ever closer, local election stationery provider, Print Image Network, announces…
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Member Post - When You Wish Upon a Star
My name is Melanie Scholefield and I am one of the Regional Fundraisers for a children’s charity cal…
Member Post - We Love MCR Charity
Manchester’s iconic We Love MCR Charity is re-launching their longest-standing grant programme. Thei…
Member Post - Bruntwood Works
Influential speakers from some of the country’s biggest brands will come together to discuss the imp…
Member Post - Manchester Aiport Group
Manchester has joined the likes of Leeds Bradford, Liverpool and Newcastle Airport to urge aviatio…
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Manchester Airport worker plans new foundation offering new opportunities for underprivileged youn…
Member Post - University of Salford
Artificial Intelligence is the most important thing humanity will ever create, and so we have to get…
Member Post - Linum Consult
Linum Consult has joined forces with Brunel Energy Europe BV to source the temporary talent behind E…
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Member Post - GMJ Fire Prevention
GMJ Fire Prevention Ltd., a fire protection product company, has secured £4,295 from specialist soci…
Member Post - IN4.0 Group
The Landing is rebranding as HOST, the Home of Skills & Technology, to scale its ambition as a p…
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Member Post - HURST
A corporate finance specialist at north west accounting and business advisory firm HURST has been pr…
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Member Post - Stanmore Insurance Brokers
Jackie Hyde, Managing Director of Stanmore Insurance Brokers, has been named by Insurance Business U…
Member Post - Macc
An important new report has been launched by Macc, Manchester’s local voluntary and community sector…
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Member Post - Bruntwood Works
Proposals to revitalise Stretford town centre have been submitted for outline planning permission af…
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Member Post - Manchester Airport
Manchester Airport’s Community Trust Fund is helping 18 organisations in Greater Manchester and Ches…
Member Post - University of Salford Business School
In yet another blow John Lewis has reported its first ever annual loss. Retail expert, Dr Gordon Fle…
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Member Post - Manchester Central
The second episode of ‘Central Chat: Spotlight On’, a spin-off series of Manchester Central’s pionee…
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Member Post - Payescape
Payroll isn’t getting any easier – with evolving regulations and updates from HMRC, payroll is only…
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Member Post - Payescape
The off-payroll rules (IR35) that were set to be implemented in April 2020 were delayed until 6 Apri…
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Payroll teams have many responsibilities for year-end reporting that can be difficult to manage in a…
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Member Post - Satago
New Chamber member Satago is a cash management platform that helps businesses get paid faster. The t…
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Member Post - The Nycomm Group
Avoira, the Bury-headquartered technology solutions specialist, has reached the finals of the presti…
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Member Post - Haines Watts
Haines Watts continue to grow appointing a new cloud accounting specialist Haines Watts Manchester h…
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Member Post - When You Wish Upon a Star
Melanie Scholefield, one of the Regional Fundraisers for a children’s charity called When You Wish U…
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Member Post - Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce
In the first of a regular series of in-depth features, Simon Cronin looks at how Covid has led to a…
Member Post - Salford Business School
Salford Business School is delivering a Small Business Leadership programme as part of a consortium…
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Member Post - Squire Patton Boggs
Squire Patton Boggs is pleased to announce that senior corporate lawyer Louise Barber has been promo…
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Member Post - Convenzis Group Limited
Multi-academy trusts (MATs) are now commonplace in the English educational landscape, however, numer…
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Greater Manchester Chamber is a partner in the EU FAN BEST project, which aims to foster technology…
The British government has announced a Standard Buyer Loan Guarantee (SBLG) scheme for buyers of UK…
The UK Government is postponing the full implementation of all controls and procedures until the 1st…
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09/03/2021
We are excited to announce that our team is growing with the aim of providing improved continuous su…
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Global trade is enabled by having a series of standards across the world; and one of the most import…
Are you seeking to opened up an EU presence to help you deal more effectively with your pan-EU trade…
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Following our constant feedback to UK Government on how many UK SMEs continue to struggle understand…
Trade Secretary Liz Truss speaking at the National Farmers Union conference last 23rd of February  e…
The trade deal signed last December with Kenya is now likely to be extended to all members of the Ea…
Member Post - Cracking Good Food
Cracking Good Food, a not for profit social enterprise, is launching a new membership scheme for bus…
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Member Post - Cracking Good Food
Tracey Torley and Gemma Foxcroft explain their roles at not for profit social enterprise Cracking Go…
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Last week, Chamber PR partner, JournoLink, gave a master class webinar on how to plan a PR strategy…
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Member Post - Inspired Energy
In the run up to Budget 2021, businesses and green groups were calling on Chancellor Rishi Sunak to…
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Member Post - Rowlinson Knitwear
Certified B Corporation (B Corp) Rowlinson Knitwear has achieved CarbonNeutral® company certificatio…
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The next Logros Show will feature business owners Adeline of Added Value, Katie of Best Clean Direct…
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Member Post - DTE Business Advisers
Did you defer a VAT payment in the period 20 March 2020 to 30 June 2020? If so, you have until 21 Ju…
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Monday 8th March 2021 is International Women's Day and it is the perfect opportunity to celebrate th…
Member Post - Stockport Council
Following the assessment of the Cheadle Town Investment Plan by the Ministry of Housing Communities…
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Member Post - Abuka Limited
Abuka are pleased to announce the opening of their new Safety and Security Division with the appoint…
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The Board of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has today announced the appointment of Shevaun H…
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Member Post - IN4.0 Group
A British Bermuda-born entrepreneur who is part of the FreelanceHER 100 programme, is launching a gr…
Member Post - Manchester Metropolitan University
"Line managers are at the front end of the challenge of ensuring that staff are engaged and happy, a…
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Without hesitation I’m sure we would all unanimously agree 2020 was challenging. However, it seems w…
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Member Post - Damar Training
Clarity Business Travel offer a brighter approach to business travel, through their commitment towar…
Member Post - Trust Mr. Finch
one topic that came up during a virtual discussion organised by Greater Manchester Chamber of Commer…
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Ward Hadaway's employment team is delighted to launch its brand new HR Protect hub: http://bit.ly/3u…
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Member Post - GoSimpleTax
The UK tax year starts on 6th April and runs to 5th April the following year. It’s the perfect oppor…
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Member Post - Social Media Makes Sense
Award winning World Productions has appointed Social Media Makes Sense to manage their corporate soc…
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Member Post - Eve Solicitors
The spread of the Covid-19 pandemic and various lockdown measures have been incredibly difficult for…
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Member Post - Alliance Manchester Business School
Alliance Manchester Business School has announced four new programmes. All aimed at experienced lead…
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Member Post - Bolton Council
Bolton Council has successfully been offered up to £22.9m of funding from central government’s Town…
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Member Post - Manchester Central
Manchester Central is preparing to install a self-contained production studio at the leading confere…
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Member Post - GoSimpleTax
Chancellor Rishi Sunak yesterday unveiled the nations finance plan in the Budget 2021. GoSimpleTax t…
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Member Post - DTE Business Advisers
The Chancellor Rishi Sunak made his announcement of the Budget 2021 on Wednesday, 3 March. The struc…
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Member Post - St Ann’s Hospice
The Manchester Midnight Walk will have a virtual twist this year, as organisers respond creatively t…
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Member Post - Mitchell Charlesworth
Phil Hartley, tax manager at Mitchell Charlesworth, comments on the Budget. From a corporate tax pe…
Member Post - University of Salford Business School
Chancellor Rishi Sunak has unveiled his budget, designed to help the economy recover from the effect…
Member Post - University of Salford Business School
Chancellor Rishi Sunak has unveiled his budget, designed to help the economy recover from the effect…
Member Post - Bruntwood
Jessica Bowles, director of strategy, Bruntwood, reacts to the Budget.  On levelling-up & depar…
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Commenting on the Budget, HURST tax partner Adrian Young said: “The Chancellor set out his approach…
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Member Post - Beever and Struthers
Expert advice on conversion to Employee-Ownership Trust (EOT) has been provided by accountants and b…
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Subrahmaniam Krishnan-Harihara, Head of Research at Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce, reviews…
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Member Post - Connectus Business Solutions Ltd
Described as the largest and most exciting regeneration project in the UK, Wirral Waters is a 500-ac…
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Member Post - Davis Blank Furniss
Law firm Davis Blank Furniss has acted for Burnley-based EFS Global on its acquisition of AFI UK Lim…
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Member Post - Broughton House
A manufacturing company has donated £1,500 to the UK’s first veteran care village as a thank-you to…
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Member Post - Rowlinson Knitwear 
We are lucky to be able to establish lateral flow testing in our workplace and are very grateful to…
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Member Post - Payescape
Resources have been stretched thin this past year due to the effects of the pandemic. With employees…
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The COVID crisis has affected the entire world with lockdowns, business and school closings, and lif…
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Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce has signed a Partnership Agreement with the Federation of Pak…
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This year’s first business survey conducted jointly by North West based Chambers of Commerce shows t…
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Member Post - Groundwork Greater Manchester
Thanks to funding from the Ignition project, two Greater Manchester communities will each have the c…
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Subrahmaniam Krishnan-Harihara, Head of Research at Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce, looks ah…
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Member Post - Convenzis Group Limited
NHS Patient Safety Conference: A Strategy for continuous Improvement We are excited to share details…
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Member Post - Cowgills
Cowgills Property Finance has secured £3.39m funding from Assetz Capital on behalf of D T Joseph Dev…
Member Post - Rider Levett Bucknall
Leading Manchester independent construction, property and management consultancy, Rider Levett Buckn…
Member Post - The Christie
A family-run construction firm which knows first-hand the importance of cancer treatment is pledging…
Member Post - The Christie
Patients and fundraisers at The Christie are urging people to support key projects and services fund…
Member Post - University of Manchester
The University of Manchester Q-Step Team answer your questions about the Q-Step internship programme…
Member Post - Salford City Council
Salford City Council's E-Billing Service is a faster, more efficient and convenient way for business…
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Member Post - Business Growth Hub
The final plan for Greater Manchester’s charging Clean Air Zone will be put before councils for appr…
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Member Post - Construction Manager of the Year Awards
CONSTRUCTION MANAGER OF THE YEAR AWARDS 2021, 29 SEPTEMBER 2021, JW MARRIOTT GROSVENOR HOUSE HOTEL…
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Member Post - University of Salford
The skyline around Salford Crescent station is rapidly changing as the steelwork for the Energy Hous…
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Member Post - Manchester Metropolitan University
Expertise in artificial intelligence (AI) is to be shared with Greater Manchester businesses in a bi…
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Member Post - Manchester Metropolitan University
Greater Manchester businesses are to benefit from a new initiative that will help them understand an…
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Member Post - St Ann’s Hospice
People across Greater Manchester will have an extra incentive to get their affairs in order this Mar…
Member Post - Pure Audio Visual Ltd
Pure AV is delighted to secure the £2M audio visual project for Ulster University’s Greater Belfast…
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Member Post - Value Match
Keeping up with the pace of change as organisations and their people navigate a new working world in…
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Member Post - Recoup Capital
Our partners at Recoup Capital have claimed back £10 million in R&D tax rebates for UK businesse…
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Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce has secured its first placement for a young person under the…
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Member Post - DTE Business Advisers
With the tax year end soon approaching on 5 April 2021, this is a good time to review your tax situa…
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Member Post - Manchester Central
The first episode of ‘Central Chat: Spotlight On’, a spin-off series of Manchester Central’s pioneer…
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Member Post - WFEL
The withdrawal of a second contender to supply both Armoured and Tactical Bridging Systems for the B…
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Member Post - GoSimpleTax
As the pandemic continues to impact our way of life, it’s never been so important to manage finances…
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Member Post - Octagon Theatre
The Octagon Theatre have announced the appointment of 5 new members to its Board of Trustees, bringi…
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Prime Minister Boris Johnson has set out what he expects will be an irreversible path to easing Covi…
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Member Post - Construction EPA Company
Construction EPA Company, has further expanded it’s position within the construction end point asses…
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Member Post - Cowgills
Over 260 food parcels have so far been donated by Cowgills to the Bolton Lads and Girls Club (BLGC)…
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The Global Scale-up programme, delivered by the Growth Company in partnership with KPMG, Santander,…
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The Logros Show broadcasts live on Unity Radio across Greater Manchester on 92.8FM, DAB and around t…
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Member Post - Bruntwood
CubicWorks, a leading construction, fit-out and refurbishment contractor business, has kickstarted t…
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Member Post - Bruntwood
Bruntwood SciTech has secured a deal with the Chi Yip Group to bring a new market hall and dining de…
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Member Post - Stockport Homes Group
Stockport Homes is introducing a new app that allows people to report anti-social behaviour (ASB) in…
Member Post - Bruntwood Works
GMI Construction Group delivers Booths Park 6 project for Bruntwood Works Local firm PortSwigger…
Member Post - Bollington
Insurance broker Gallagher has announced the successful completion of its acquisition of The Bolling…
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Member Post - IN4.0 Group
Salford’s two education giants, The Landing and The University of Salford have created a partnership…
Member Post - Stockport Homes Group
Following the recent successes of Stockport Homes Group’s marketing & PR department – who not on…
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Member Post - Payescape
With so many business disruptions in 2020, companies are now facing year end payroll reporting in th…
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Data from the Office for National Statistics states that 51 percent of low-income families or those…
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Member Post - DTE Business Advisers
With the tax year end soon upon us, it is worth thinking about whether those workers who have been w…
Results from the first major business survey for 2021 by the British Chambers of Commerce on Brexit…
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The 3rd NHS Data & Information Virtual Conference: Utilising the NHS’s biggest asset. Data and I…
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If you were to open a newspaper, visit a news website or watch any news broadcast you would be forgi…
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Greater Manchester Chamber’s first business survey for 2021 shows that businesses are suffering from…
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Member Post - Netbiz Group
Leading Midlands based web and digital agency Netbiz Group has delivered a new website for national…
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Member Post - Resource and Environmental Consultants Ltd
After completing his Masters in Environmental Science at Newcastle University, Brandon joined the En…
All businesses are facing the own unique challenges, with survival being the main objective for many…
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Member Post - Central Networks and Technologies
IT solutions provider, Central Networks and Technologies (Central), has partnered with Horton Housin…
Apprenticeships are becoming an ever-popular route for people who don’t want to go through the trad…
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We are currently highlighting the buildings that have been shortlisted for the Greater Manchester Ch…
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We are currently highlighting the buildings that have been shortlisted for the Greater Manchester Ch…
What is Burnout? Well, there are actually 3 types of Burnout connected to the workplace: Overload, N…
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Member Post - Thinc
How quickly were you able to pivot your business when the pandemic crisis hit? Were you able to get…
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We are currently highlighting the buildings that have been shortlisted for the Greater Manchester Ch…
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As we’re in Lockdown 3.0, stress levels have once again escalated for business owners from our most…
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The Chamber is delighted to announce that it has formed a technology partnership with Nybble Informa…
Entries are now open for the Greater China Awards 2021An opportunity to get the recognition you dese…
The Embassy of Iraq is now accepting Certificates of Origin and Invoices for Legalisation. Howeever,…
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We are currently highlighting the buildings that have been shortlisted for the Greater Manchester Ch…
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Over the coming weeks, we will be looking at the buildings that have been shortlisted for the Greate…
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National Lockdown 3.0 has reiterated the need for businesses to put strategies in place in preparati…
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Over the coming weeks, we will be looking at the buildings that have been shortlisted for the Greate…
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As of 29/12/2020 Iraq are banning the import of Poultry products from Croatia and Belgium. This mea…
Following the announcement last night of a new national lockdown Chris Fletcher Policy & Communi…
Getting your business talked about has never been so critical as we start the New Year. 2020 saw so…
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The UK is no longer part of the European Union and the Brexit Transition Period came to an end on 1s…
Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce is delighted to be hosting a series of events as part of it…
Member Post - MULTISENSOR SYSTEMS
Multisensor Systems Ltd is a manufacturer of on-line water analysers based in Manchester.Manufacturi…
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Member Post - Falconer Chester Hall
Manchester City Council has granted planning permission to ECS Capital for a keynote residential sit…
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Six buildings have been shortlisted for the Greater Manchester Chamber Building of the Year Award 20…
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Member Post - Tao Digital
A Bolton-based digital marketing company is celebrating after securing the business of a Greater Man…
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Member Post - IN4.0 Group
Digital training consultancy IN4.0 Group is working in partnership with BAE Systems to support the g…
The last few weeks have seen much confusion surrounding the extension of the furlough scheme and its…
Member Post - Octagon
The Octagon has announced an exciting programme of on-line events to entertain audiences this Decemb…
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Member Post - WFEL
German company, KMW, has concluded a further contractual agreement with Stockport-based WFEL for the…
Liz Trust, Trade Secretary announced that the UK government will continue to remove and reduce tar…
A recent report from the National Audit Office states that, despite UK government's efforts from a…
US elections have not been short of controversy this year. Whilst Joe Biden and Kamala Harris have…
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It is with pleasure that we announce that our Trade team has signed agreements with the British Arge…
Member Post - Bolton Council
Visitors to Bolton town centre can continue to enjoy free parking for another seven months. A free…
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Reet Dhallu, Lead Regional Membership Manager, walks us through the Government's kickstart scheme an…
Member Post - St Ann's Hospice
With Covid-19 and social distancing rules meaning many traditional pre-Christmas trips to visit Sant…
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Member Post - BDO LLP
Deal activity in the UK logistics sector increased in the third quarter of 2020, despite year-to-dat…
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Member Post - Manchester Credit Union
Eight Community Credit Unions have joined together to launch a Covid-19 recovery plan that will offe…
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Member Post - St Ann's Hospice
As the festive season draws closer, hundreds of people from across Greater Manchester are preparing…
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As we come close to our 2020 edition of Meet the Expert, we are focused on providing support to UK c…
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Member Post - Nxcoms Ltd
Faster Britain, digital infrastructure and you As we exit lockdown, many businesses have come to re…
There are two basic ways to engage with journalists. Firstly, when they are looking for comments fr…
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Member Post - Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce
Simon Cronin talks to the couple providing unique gifts to help inspire couples and families to spen…
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Member Post - Convenzis Group Limited
Securing Secondary Care Excellence: The Virtual NHS Technology Conference All around us, a new gener…
With Autumn rolling in and Covid restrictions increasing, it can seem like a gloomy time for busines…
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With now less than 75 days to go to the end of the transition period, whilst many British companies…
Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce has joined forces with the British Chambers of Commerce and D…
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Member Post - Payescape
Human Resources teams are stretched thin – too many requests, too much paperwork, and too many peopl…
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Chris Fletcher, Policy, Campaigns and Communications Director at Greater Manchester Chamber of Comme…
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In this interview on The Logros Show, in association with Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce, Le…
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Member Post - Ascroft Medical
Ascroft Medical, based in the centre of Oldham have been busy, not only supporting students and grad…
In an endeavour to bolster businesses, protect jobs and safeguard the nascent economic recovery, the…
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Greater Manchester Chamber Communities Foundation (GMCCF) is delighted to announce the successful ap…
At the Chamber we are proud to represent a resilient and dynamic Greater Manchester business communi…
EU officials have expressed concern about a controversial bill published by the UK Government where…
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It has recently been announced that the UK successfully negotiated its first trade agreeme…
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Despite the uncertainty with the current coronavirus crisis and the end of the transition period com…
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Will Taylor, Business Skills Consultant at Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce, answers your ques…
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Member Post - Manchester Airport
Aer Lingus Regional, operated by Stobart Air, has marked the beginning of its new route from Manches…
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Will Taylor, Business Skills Consultant at Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce, has an update for…
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Commenting on the news that all hospitality in Bolton will have to be take-away only and with a stri…
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The UK is no longer a member of the European Union. However, discussions are still ongoing as to wha…
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Early August, we launched a new series of free international trade masterclasses to help our memb…
If you are having problems filling a job vacancy, Greater Manchester Chamber can help you put in a b…
Businesses including indoor play areas, bowling alleys, casinos, skating rinks, exhibition centres a…
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Lockdown in Greater Manchester has changed how many people do business. We recognise that it’s a dif…
The Global Trade Professionals Alliance (GTPA), supported by the Australian Government, and on behal…
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Malaysia, located in south-east Asia, currently boasts one of the region’s most vibrant economies…
The British Chambers of Commerce are providing UK businesses with regular updates on the latest chan…
Member Post - GMCC International Trade Team
A unique opportunity to pitch their products to a well-known buyer is currently available to UK comp…
CUSTOMER SERVICE WORKING HOURS:     Please note we are not offering a Physical Counter Service at t…
No matter what sector your business is in, to meet current demands you must stay up to date with dig…
EU – Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (FTA)The EU – Vietnam FTA came into force on the 1st August 2020 a…
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It can be hard work juggling the many responsibilities of being self-employed or running an SME busi…
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Chris Fletcher, Policy, Campaigns and Communications Director at Greater Manchester Chamber of Comme…
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Member Post - Alliance Manchester Business School
Businesses must step up to protect employees from the potential “financial and mental trauma” posed…
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Member Post - Crowe
The corporate finance team at national audit, tax, advisory and risk firm Crowe has advised Grandeco…
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Member Post - Manchester Central
Manchester Central has been awarded the contract to deliver events and hospitality services at Manch…
Member Post - Qatar Airways
Qatar Airways, the largest international airline flying through the Covid-19 outbreak, has announced…
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Member Post - GoSimpleTax
In the early stages of lockdown, the government announced support for sole traders in the form of th…
People in Oldham are being told to act now, to reduce the spread of Coronavirus and stop a local loc…
The Chamber has created two new packages to support businesses through Brexit and to help business u…
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We are pleased to announce Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce is working closely with its extens…
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The Middle East is a region of the world located between Africa, Asia and Europe, therefore, being s…
In September 2019, HMRC initially launched a grant to help businesses upskill their staff to make cu…
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Member Post - Quantuma
Manchester-based business advisory firm Quantuma has completed a merger with AIM-listed K3 Capital G…
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Member Post - IDNS
Local technology specialists, IDNS, has - like so many others - seen the impact that coronavirus has…
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Since starting GM Business Community in April 2020, we have had over 600 businesses sign up. From sm…
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Member Post - Orbit Developments
A specialist transportation planning, highway and drainage design consultancy has renewed its five y…
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The UK left the European Union on 31st January 2020, and the transition period comes to an end in De…
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Member Post - Deloitte
Deloitte’s Manchester division is urging businesses in the North West to prepare their workforce for…
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We understand that some Social Enterprises may struggle at the best of times. As part of an imparti…
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The heart of what the Chamber does is helping the business community of Greater Manchester to succee…
Subrahmaniam Krishnan-Harihara, Head of Research at Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce, looks at…
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In the United Kingdom, over 205,000 businesses are currently exporting – they represent less than 9%…
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In the past HR was used to handle payroll, benefits, and resolve conflicts when needed. However, ove…
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Member Post - Woodcocks Haworth and Nuttall Solicitors
Award-winning Lancashire and Greater Manchester law firm, Woodcocks Haworth and Nuttall Solicitors (…
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The dispute resolution team at Clough and Willis – the Bury and Bolton based law firm – has seen a s…
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The results of the first fortnightly GM Recovery Tracker survey conducted by Greater Manchester Cham…
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Member Post - WFEL
The first official sub-contract for a UK company involved in the production of the MoD’s new Boxer M…
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Whether you’ve just joined the Chamber or been a member for 10 years, we want you to be able to make…
The GMCC Trade Team have recently expanded our service offering to help companies trading internatio…
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The USA is one of the largest, most competitive and technologically advanced economies in the world.…
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Since the First World War, France has been holding a military parade on the Champs-Elysées to celebr…
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It is easy to look back on networking events gone by with rose-tinted glasses. But if we are being h…
Member Post - Wigan Council
Freelance artists and creative professionals in Wigan Borough experiencing financial hardship due to…
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Member Post - FSI
Cleaning Now from FSI provides an industry specific addition to Concept Evolution CAFM/IWMS ensuring…
As the lockdown starts to ease, Greater Manchester Chamber is partnering with www.cyclescheme.co.uk …
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Following on from a very successful webinar on Austria delivered by GMCC on June 23, I am following…
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Greater Manchester Chamber has partnered with the British Bulgarian Business Association to promote…
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The UK Government has decided to extend its consultation period for its freeport strategy till 13th…
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A letter of credit can be a safe and secure payment method when selling your goods overseas. When se…
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With big picture issues such as Covid-19 and Brexit looming over the international trade landscape,…
As of 23/06/2020 Iraq are banning the import of Poultry products from the USA and the Philippines. …
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Party Piece Balloons are a Greater Manchester-based balloon decoration company, established in 2001.…
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Member Post - Polaris Media
North West PR and marketing company Polaris Media has appointed Shanghai-based Chen Li Ming as its C…
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As the UK's largest Chamber of Commerce, our new Chamber Live podcast provides business updates, int…
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Her Majesty The Queen has offered support to businesses as they reopen, and praised the contribution…
Member Post - The Growth Company
Local authorities in Greater Manchester are allocating discretionary/top-up coronavirus grant fundin…
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Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce has partnered with the British Chamber of Commerce for Italy…
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As the world has been dealing with coronavirus and the aftermath of its impact Brexit has taken a ba…
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Letters of Credit can be complex and exporters risk non-payment and additional costs if they do not…
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Independent law firm Brabners has appointed a new partner to its pensions team as that practice grou…
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Mellor Country House Charity is appealing for donations to help cover its costs during the coronavir…
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On Friday 1st May 2020, Smith Goodfellow celebrated its 40th birthday. The company, like the world a…
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Delta SkyMiles Medallion Members will enjoy the same loyalty benefits throughout 2021 as they have i…
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HMRC has released guidance on how to request an extension to the payment period for import duty/impo…
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HMG Paints are delighted to announce the next huge step with Decorative distributor TopDec Decoratin…
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Total People launched a life-changing £1m in 100 days campaign during National Apprenticeship Week (…
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Manchester headquartered OFR Consultants has kicked off the new decade with five new hires within it…
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Weedon Corrugated Products in Tameside has made multiple investments in new equipment to improve eff…
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More than 150 professionals from a range of sectors came out to support the launch of Digital City F…
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Wayne Jones OBE, Member of the Executive Board – Global Sales & After Sales, MAN Energy Solution…
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