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Christian Spence, Head of Research & Policy at Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce, provides...
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Commenting on the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s Autumn Budget statement, Christian Spence, Head of...
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Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce (GMCC) and Mobile UK, the trade body for the UK’s mobile...
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Greater Manchester Chamber celebrated the best of Wigan’s businesses at the annual Wigan Business...
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A week has passed since the 2017 Manchester Sleepout in aid of the Booth Centre. This year’s event...
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Commenting on the laying before parliament of the legislation required to transform Transport for...
Events, Seminars and Training dates  Network over breakfast or lunch across Greater Manchester...
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Claim your FREE energy health-check now! Through GM Chamber Utilities, all GMCC members are...
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Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce is now providing a Business Dispute Resolution Service.     ...
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Thursday 19th October saw the Apprentice of the Year Award, sponsored by Laing O’Rourke, presented...
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Commenting on the trade statistics for September 2017, released today by the ONS, Suren Thiru, Head...
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Friday 20th October sees the 2017 Greater Manchester Chamber AGM take place when Wayne Jones OBE...
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Greater Manchester Chamber joined forces with Liverpool Chamber and West & North Yorkshire...
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Greater Manchester Chamber held its first Asian Business Development Network event on Monday...
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At his keynote speech at the BCC International Trade Summit, taking place today (Thursday) at The...
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A unique Chamber event. Hear from business leaders about why they are investing in the city. The...
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Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce is inviting members to the National Landlord Investment Show...
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The Building of the Year Award recognises a building’s contribution to Greater Manchester in...
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The Building of the Year Award recognises a building’s contribution to Greater Manchester in...
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Partner Profile - Mr Coopers House and Garden 20% off food when dining from the A La Carte menu in...
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Exclusive for Greater Manchester Chamber members, Chamber Studio is your opportunity to create...
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Commenting on the transport investment announced in the Chancellor's conference speech, Christian...
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Greater Manchester Chamber has launched a new candidate matching service This is a bespoke talent...
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The Building of the Year Award recognises a building’s contribution to Greater Manchester in...
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The aim of the Building of the Year Award is to recognise a building’s contribution to Greater...
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Philip Murphy, Regional Membership Manager Manchester & Hospitality Group Manager, talks about...
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The quest to find 2017’s Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce Building of the Year moves up a...
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We've listened to your suggestions, views and feedback and redesigned the GMCC website,...
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Greater Manchester Chamber members have won seven of the nine awards in the North West heats of the...
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Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce has unveiled the finalists of this year’s Wigan Business...
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Find out more about our Patron members.
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Member Post - St Ann's Hospice
Retired GP Barbara Murray (pictured) has the perfect remedy to relieve everyday stresses and...
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Member Post - Cowgill Holloway
Leading North West accountants and business advisors, Cowgill Holloway, has been appointed to...
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Member Post - Sale Sharks Community Trust
A Sale Sharks community coach has won a prestigious national award after going ‘above and beyond...
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Member Post - Statiflo
Engineering company Statiflo has appointed a new business partner as it steps up expansion in the...
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Manchester Metropolitan University and Asda have launched a Chartered Manager Degree Apprenticeship...
Member Post - GMCC
A number of Chamber members have given their reaction to the Autumn Budget 2017.  Click on the...
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Member Post - Dogs Trust Manchester
Dogs Trust Manchester’s Christmas Fair will take place on Sunday (3 December) with something for...
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Member Post - David Richbell
Greater Manchester Chamber now has its own Business Dispute Resolution service, which can assist...
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Member Post - etc.venues Manchester
Lynette Bayley, Venue Manager, answers questions about the opening of etc.venues Manchester.  The...
Member Post - Cowgill Holloway
Lisa Wilson, head of tax at Cowgill Holloway, commented: "The Government is encouraging innovation...
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Member Post - Davis Blank Furniss
Law firm Davis Blank Furniss has appointed Matthew Handley (pictured) as an assistant solicitor in...
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Member Post - Crowe Clark Whitehill
Rebecca Durrant (pictured), Tax Partner in the Manchester office of national audit, tax and...
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Member Post - Mitchell Charlesworth
Alison Birch (pictured left), Director of VAT at North West accountancy firm Mitchell Charlesworth,...
Member Post - HURST
Paul Brown, a tax partner at accountants and business advisers HURST, said: “There were a lot of...
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Member Post - St Ann’s Hospice
A former Emmerdale actress is putting a range of special items of clothing up for sale in an online...
Member Post - The Growth Company
A survey conducted by a leading provider of training and apprenticeships to schools across the UK...
Member Post - Colliers International
Commenting on Phillip Hammond’s Budget today, Andrew McFarlane, Manchester-based director and head...
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Member Post - Ashton Old Baths
Organisers of a business competition to find Tameside’s tech businesses of the future called for...
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Member Post - Quantuma
Care homes need to plan way through employment compliance crisis  The UK risks a further round of...
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Member Post - SBS Cyber Security
Held within the stately Victorian offices of Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce, SBS Cyber...
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Member Post - Dreamscope TV
Full-service TV and video production company, Dreamscope TV, based at the Old Granada Studios &...
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Member Post - Calm Collective
Business development and employee wellbeing are not mutually exclusive, and Calm Collective works...
Member Post - ACAS
Sir Brendan Barber, Acas Chair (and a member of the ‘Leaders Panel’ for the government review)...
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Member Post - Payescape
Payroll is not usually a core revenue-generator for most accountancy practices, but a necessary...
Member Post - Stockport Homes
Double success for Stockport Homes Stockport Homes has been shortlisted in two categories, in the...
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Member Post - Parkhill Luxury Serviced Apartments
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Member Post - Guide Bridge MOT
Masterserve Foundation awards the Anthony Seddon Fund. Jan Lord, Owner of Guide Bridge MOT and...
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Member Post - Big Change
You can help to make a Big Change The rise in rough-sleeping on the streets of Manchester is in...
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Member Post - The Venue Bar
The Venue Bar in Bolton is offering Chambers members a 20% discount on main meals till the end...
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Member Post - Boss Design
As part of a global expansion strategy, leading commercial furniture manufacturer, Boss Design, has...
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Member Post - Apprenticeship Growth Service
The Apprenticeship Growth Service (AGS), delivering the Stimulating Employer Demand For...
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Member Post - Manchester Metropolitan University
In January, Manchester Metropolitan University will be running the final cohort of the Greater...
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Member Post - MASH
MASH is a local Manchester charity that helps women trapped in street sex work (prostitution) to...
Member Post - Michelle Hay Training
Leading health and safety expert Michelle Hay of Stockport’s Michelle Hay Training is drawing...
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Member Post - Chase de Vere
Chase de Vere, the national firm of independent financial and corporate advisers, which has offices...
Member Post - Manchester Airport
Looking for a Christmas gift that reaches new heights? Well the Runway Visitor Park at Manchester...
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Member Post - Elucigene Diagnostics
Greater Manchester Chamber members won seven of the nine awards in the North West heats of the...
Member Post - CV-Library
New research from the UK’s leading independent job board, CV-Library , has found that a staggering...
Member Post - Aqua Design Group
Stockport creative agency Aqua Design Group outlines some of the reasons to have a ‘Made in...
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Member Post - City West
City West Housing Trust has completed work on the regeneration of the former Salford Reds rugby...
Member Post - Manchester Airport
Manchester Airport is to host its first ever Accessibility Expo this week. Taking place on 22...
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Member Post - Quantuma
The UK risks a further round of care home closures and the loss of thousands of jobs unless care...
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Member Post - Inspired Energy
Inspired Energy are thrilled to announce that Janet Thornton has won Business Woman of the Year at...
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Member Post - Common Purpose
Manchester-based Common Purpose, an international leadership development organisation, has...
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Member Post - Chill Factore
LEADING NORTH-WEST VISITOR ATTRACTION MARKS 10 YEARS DEVELOPING THE NATION’S LOVE OF SNOW...
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Member Post - Dogs Trust Manchester
Rehoming appeal for black dog at Dogs Trust Manchester Staff at Dogs Trust Manchester are hoping...
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Member Post - Crowe Clark Whitehill
The annual cost of fraud in the UK is £190 billion, equal to around £10,000 per family, according...
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Member Post - Guide Bridge MOT & Service Centre
Guide Bridge MOT and Service Centre in Ashton-under-Lyne has been crowned ‘Family Business of the...
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Member Post - St Ann's Hospice
A Christmas Concert at The Bridgewater Hall on Friday, December 8, (7.30 pm) will be filled with...
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Member Post - The Growth Company
As the need to develop a more diverse and inclusive workforce becomes ever more important, the...
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Member Post - Manchester Airport
More than 22,000 Chinese passengers set to visit the region this December Department stores...
Member Post - Wardworth Ltd t/a Ladderstore
A Bolton business is supporting the new Bury College Customer Service apprenticeship standard as...
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Member Post - Hopwood Hall College
Robert Clegg OBE, has announced he will step down as Chair of the Hopwood Hall College Corporation...
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Member Post - Emirates Old Trafford
Emirates Old Trafford has a range of packages available for the international cricket next...
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Member Post - Stockport Homes
Greater Manchester Chamber members won seven of the nine awards in the North West heats of the...
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Member Post - S F Taylor & Co Ltd
As 2017 draws to a close we celebrate another successful year for SFT who have scooped up yet...
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Member Post - Recom Solutions
Construction project management company Recom Solutions is celebrating a hat-trick of contracts...
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Member Post - Holiday Inn
   
Member Post - Jobwise
Lee Farghaly, Operations Assistant at Jobwise, highlights the impact that exercise can have on your...
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Member Post - Dogs Trust Manchester
The Contact Centre for Dogs Trust, based at Dogs Trust Manchester in Denton, has taken its one...
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Member Post - Manchester Metropolitan University
A new MBA Degree Apprenticeship programme, designed to develop senior managers and strategic...
Member Post - Japanese Knotweed Control
Stockport-based invasive plant specialist Japanese Knotweed Control (JKC) was formed in 2004, one...
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Member Post - Periscope Studios
Jo Ferns asked us to create an animated 3D model turnaround for a new back combing hairbrush she's...
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Member Post - David Richbell
Greater Manchester Chamber now has its own Business Dispute Resolution service, which can assist...
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Member Post - Inspired Energy
Congratulations to Chamber Patrons, Inspired Energy for being announced as finalists at the 2017...
Member Post - MOHSG
We're giving you and your workforce the opportunity to try our ingenious Aura Disposable...
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India – Is the UK being left behind? The second in a short series of articles by Ron Smith,...
Brexit has caused the UK government to be under immense pressure to create and establish new...
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Member Post - Bridge Insurance
With the recent news of Toys ‘R’ Us in the USA filing bankruptcy protection it poses the question -...
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Last Thursday (9th November) we hosted our annual International Trade Evening. This year we had...
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Member Post - RNCM
HEFCE supports RNCM digital project with £1.05million grant  The Royal Northern College of Music...
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Member Post - Statiflo
A teenager plans to become the third generation of his family to work as an engineer after joining...
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Member Post - Quantuma
A high profile musical starring “People’s Tenor” Russell Watson as the voice of God and a host of...
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Member Post - Mitchell Charlesworth
Mitchell Charlesworth has been ranked as the 61st largest accountancy firm in the UK in a top 100...
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Member Post - Galliford Try Partnerships
Leading housing and regeneration specialist, Galliford Try Partnerships, has formed one of the...
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Member Post - GRAHAM Construction
National contractor GRAHAM Construction, which manages its north of England operations from...
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Member Post - HURST
A group of staff at accountants and business advisers HURST staged an overnight sleep out to raise...
Member Post - CV-Library
As the year draws to a close, a recent study from CV-Library, the UK’s leading independent job...
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Member Post - Manchester and Cheshire Construction
Greater Manchester Chamber members won seven of the nine awards in the North West heats of the...
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Member Post - Green Intelligence News
A national rollout of industrial digitalisation technology could give a huge boost to...
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Member Post - MCR Marketing
MCR Marketing will offer 10% off any two or more services: We provide affordable digital marketing...
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Member Post - Kuits Solicitors
Manchester commercial law firm Kuits has once again been awarded Leading Firm status in the...
Member Post - Manchester Airport
2.4million passengers fly through the Northern hub in October Annual rolling total reaches...
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Member Post - BizWizUK
Oldham-based company GoSimple Software has appointed a team of four creative firms to take the lead...
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Member Post - Francis House Family Trust
Withington golfers celebrated the club's 125th anniversary in style by raising a bumper £8,275 for...
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Member Post - Parliamentary Praise for Stockport College
Stockport College were last week invited to the House of Commons by the Lord Speaker for the...
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Schools in Bolton have the amazing opportunity to be part of an exciting project to save part of...
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Member Post - Modulus Recruitment
We are offering all GM Chamber Members our Flat Fee Recruitment Marketing & Advertising Service...
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Member Post - Sparta Digital
Sparta Digital has today announced its collaboration with Manchester Christmas Markets, offering...
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Member Post - Huddle Digital
Digital development and web design specialists, Huddle Digital, has designed and launched a new...
Member Post - Oldham Council
Interested in a brilliant opportunity to shape the future of food and growing in Oldham? Want to...
Member Post - MAG
MAG, the UK’s leading airport group, has priced a £300m, 22-year bond, with an annual coupon of...
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Member Post - Thornton & Lowe
Thornton & Lowe is offering Chamber members a 40% discount on its online bid writing course, so...
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Member Post - NIMANS
Salford-based communications specialist Nimans has become the exclusive distributor of Samsung...
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Member Post - Colliers International
Rising demand from businesses for flexible working space has sparked a boom in the provision of...
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Member Post - Variti
DoS attack (a denial-of-service attack) is a cyber-attack where the perpetrator (usually hacker)...
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Member Post - Regency Factors
A £1.2m funding package from Regency Factors has improved the weather at a new client. Recently, we...
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Member Post - Doubletree Hotel
Store Street Exchange is officially open… and just in time for the festive season.  To celebrate...
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Member Post - Dogs Trust Manchester
With less than a month to go, staff at Dogs Trust Manchester are in urgent need of donations for...
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Member Post - CHILL FACTORE
The Snowman has been spotted chilling out at leading visitor attraction, Chill Factore, as he...
Member Post - Regency Factors Plc
Regency Factors are pleased to offer our fellow chamber members a reduction in our setup fees...
Member Post - Capify
Many people turn straight to the banks when they want to raise business finance. This is because...
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Member Post - Dirty Martini Manchester
Dirty Martini Manchester are very excited to be opening just in time for the festive party...
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Member Post - Zenith
Zenith Projects are pleased to announce that tahy have secured an important contract to construct a...
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Living Wage Week 5th to the 12th November 2017 Supporting the Greater Manchester Combined...
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Member Post - Made by Factory
Manchester agency joins national push to improve online business A specialist digital marketing...
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Member Post - WSP
WSP appointed to Transport for the North’s Strategic Development Corridor Studies  The Manchester...
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Member Post - Chill Factore
Is there anything more Christmassy than the feeling of fresh snow beneath your feet? Do you fancy...
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Member Post - GJD
GJD is pleased to welcome Salvador Torras as the company’s Spanish and Portuguese Sales Consultant....
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Member Post - Regency Factors
A £1.2m funding package from Regency Factors have improved the weather at our new client. Recently,...
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Accredited Living Wage employer Greater Manchester Chamber welcomes the increase in UK and London...
Member Post - PwC
PwC are proud supporters of social enterprise and you can read more about what they do here. PwC...
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On Friday 10th November, Greater Manchester Chamber's David Houghton and Elliot Hall (pictured)...
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Member Post - The Social Care Training Hub
The Social Care Training Hub (TSCTH) is inviting Chamber members to a launch night on the 30th...
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Member Post - All Survey
All Survey will join over 300 entrepreneurs and small business owners to attend the FSB Greater...
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Member Post - First Chop Brewing Arm
A Salford brewery has risen from the ashes and is on track to double its turnover – one year on...
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Member Post - Best Western Plus Pinewood on Wilmslow Hotel
Manchester airport’s Best Western Plus Pinewood on Wilmslow Hotel has announced this week the...
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Member Post - BellyflopTV
BellyflopTV wants to film your team so get your ears on and take part in the Pudsey...
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Member Post - Doubletree
Store Street Exchange is officially open…and just in time for the festive season. Manchester’s...
Member Post - Code Nation
As the world becomes more and more digital, the skillsets that businesses need to have are...
Digitise or Die
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07/11/2017
Member Post - Code Nation
As the world becomes more and more digital, the skillsets that businesses need to have are...
Member Post - GreaterSport wins Best Sporting Initiative
We are delighted to announce that GreaterSport have won the Best Sporting Initiative award at the...
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Member Post - David Richbell
Greater Manchester Chamber now has its own Business Dispute Resolution service, which can assist...
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Member Post - Green Intelligence News
The Manchester Fuel Cell Innovation Centre has launched a new partnering programme for SMEs to...
Member Post - Breakout Manchester
What is Breakout Manchester? - Breakout Manchester operates live escape rooms over two sites in...
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Member Post - Bromley Solicitors LLP
Bromleys has won a business award which recognises the firm’s commitment to its staff and...
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Member Post - Stockport Homes
Stockport Homes CEO named as a top visionary in housing  Helen McHale, Chief Executive of...
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Member Post - Crowe Clark Whitehill
Cashless rewards: how to Extra holidays for birthdays and free mini breaks are just two of the...
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Member Post - BIG Partnership
Alston Bar & Beef is opening its second UK restaurant in Manchester this autumn and has...
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Member Post - Manchester Airport
Two years since visit of Chinese President, trade and tourism between the North and China has...
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Member Post - Hopwood Hall College
Landscaping, Gardening and Aquaponics students at Hopwood Hall College worked with Rochdale...
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Member Post - TRP Consulting
Leading structural engineering specialist TRP Consulting has been appointed to the team that will...
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Member Post - Mint Bridging
Bridging lender, Mint Bridging, today announces that it has over £30m to lend in November and...
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Member Post - KBL Solicitors
Divorce & Family Law specialist, Victoria Melling, is the latest recruit to join the growing...
Member Post - GMCC
Susan Gunn, who was a runner-up in the Greater Manchester Arts Prize, is taking part in the...
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Member Post - Midshire
Office technology provider Midshire® has been getting festive for local children’s charity...
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A special event was held yesterday (November 2nd) to celebrate the Greater Manchester Chamber...
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Member Post - GMCC
The winner of the inaugural GM Arts Prize in 2016 was Manchester-based photographer, digital artist...
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Member Post - GMCC
Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce is delighted to announce that the winner of the 2017 GM Arts...
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Member Post - Ruth Jackson Planning Ltd
Ruth Jackson Planning Ltd has hired David Green (pictured) from Jacobs, growing its Manchester team...
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Member Post - Movetech UK
Movement solution specialists Movetech UK has highlighted its commitment to advancing skilled...
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Member Post - Catexel
Liz Manning (pictured), Business Development Manager at Catexel, highlights the importance...
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Commenting on today’s decision by the Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee to raise Bank...
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Member Post - Winstanley College
Six Wigan students have been included in a list of 100 winners of a prestigious national poetry...
Member Post - The Habits Coach
The Habits Coach and SmarterNewBusiness.com have come together to form a new business combining...
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A site manager at MC Construction has won a top honour. Andy Sey, 49, (pictured right) was crowned...
Member Post - Ravens Wood Consultancy
Accenture estimates that 80% of the finance and accounting tasks to be automated in the next few...
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Member Post - PIB Insurance Brokers
PIB Insurance Brokers has a local support team based in Manchester city centre. PIB was founded in...
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Member Post - Clough & Willis grows team with two appointments
Law firm Clough & Willis has grown its team with the appointments of Rhianna Bateson and Jack...
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Member Post - Pension Works Limited
The rules around how people turn their pensions into retirement income were overhauled in 2015....
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Member Post - Broughton House
Broughton House has signed the Armed Forces Covenant as a pledge of support for the service...
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Member Post - Manchester Metropolitan University
In January, Manchester Metropolitan University will be running the final cohort of the Greater...
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We had a full room for our last Trade Forum where customs, tariffs and Brexit were discussed,...
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by Liam Smyth, Director of Trade Facilitation, British Chambers of Commerce   Hasn’t the last...
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Everyone talks about the successes.  It is probably more interesting to listen to the reason why...
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Overview This information note provides an update on the implementation of the Chinese Food...
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China is the UK’s second biggest customer in terms of food and animal product exports. To export...
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India vs. China
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31/10/2017
India vs China – the first in a short series of articles by Ron Smith, Director, Honeycomb...
Member Post - Stockport Homes
We are proud to be an accredited Living Wage employer and welcome the increase in UK rates...
Member Post - Ravens Wood Consultancy
Managing Partners are not the most technologically progressive leaders in the business world. Their...
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Member Post - HURST
Accountancy firm HURST has strengthened its tax advisory team with the appointment of Nia Thomas...
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Member Post - Broughton House
Broughton House has launched an Armed Forces Support Hub to help ex-servicemen and women transition...
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Member Post - Loganair
Passengers travelling with airline Loganair can now reap the awards of a newly unveiled loyalty...
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Member Post - Polaris Media
Manchester based PR firm Polaris Media has won a new deal to provide PR to the Maritime Media...
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Member Post - Factory Youth Zone
Watch some of the biggest names in the Manchester Business scene go head to head in our own version...
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Member Post - Physiofusion
Mark Arthur explains why he chose private Physiotherapy. Naturally, my first thought when...
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Member Post - Dogs Trust Manchester
Dogs Trust Manchester is celebrating finding forever homes for 2,742 homeless hounds in the three...
Member Post - Rider Levett Bucknall
Independent construction, property and management consultant, Rider Levett Bucknall (RLB) has...
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Member Post - Pension Works
Savers are chipping away at their retirement pot after failing to switch to a lower-cost option—and...
Member Post - Rochdale Business Awards
The following Chamber members have been shortlisted for the Rochdale Business Awards. Business...
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Member Post - The Greater Manchester Congestion Conversation
Greater Manchester is growing, which means we are attracting more jobs, more people and more...
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When we meet our customers Brexit inevitably forms a large part of our conversations. Their key...
Member Post - Ouch Training
Exciting news, we are now offering 50% OFF all of our remaining 2017 courses to celebrate the...
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Member Post - Seddon
Seddon to build 131 new homes for Cube Great Places  Builder and developer, Seddon, is building...
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Member Post - Victoria Warehouse
Unique and innovative, Victoria Warehouse is an exceptional venue space, with an unrivalled scope...
Member Post - Freeths
Freeths enjoy new entries and improved rankings in the Legal 500  Top 60 law firm Freeths are...
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Member Post - BSRIA North
BSRIA is delighted to announce that its BSRIA North office was officially opened on Friday 20th...
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Member Post - TradeRiver
TradeRiver, an alternative lender focused on cross-border trade, will co-host a discussion on the...
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Member Post - Dogs Trust Manchester
Dogs Trust Manchester is holding a Quiz and Pie Night to raise much-needed pounds for their...
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Member Post - Dirty Martini
With a bespoke range of Martinis and signature cocktails, interiors and some of the UK’s best...
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Member Post - Ouch Training Team Ltd
Ouch have added new training courses to our already popular portfolio for 2018..... UKATA Asbestos...
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Member Post - Stockport Homes
Viaduct Housing Partnership celebrated the official opening of Bulkeley Street development in...
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Member Post - MIDSHIRE
Local office technology provider Midshire® is celebrating Health and Wellbeing Week 2017 by getting...
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Member Post - Ouch Training Team Ltd
Ouch are offering 10% off the course fees for our Open courses at our training venue at The...
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Member Post - Quantuma
Quantuma, the corporate recovery and business advisory firm with an office in Manchester, has been...
Member Post - GJD
NEW PRODUCT LAUNCH: GJD launches Clarius® PLUS IP LED illuminator range GJD, one of the world’s...
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Member Post - Christian Michaels
On Thursday 23rd November, three members of the Christian Michaels team will be heading over to the...
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B &M get new look
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24/10/2017
Member Post - B&M Waste Services
B and M Waste Services launch new website and corporate brochure Carbon Neutral, B and M Waste...
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Member Post - Impact - Psychology for Business
Impact - Psychology for Business hosted their first event in an upcoming series on ‘How Businesses...
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Member Post - Families and Babies Charity (FAB)
Families and Babies Charity (FAB) has its headquarters in Bolton and has two charity shops in Tonge...
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Member Post - Boxed-Up
Wigan-based cardboard manufacturing firm, Boxed-Up are staying one step ahead of the game this...
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Member Post - Colliers International
Real estate advisors Colliers International have relocated to larger offices in Liverpool...
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Member Post - Ashton Old Baths
Tameside’s most innovative working space is launching an exciting new business competition this...
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Member Post - Green Intelligence News
The North West Business Leaders Team, which includes some of the region’s biggest companies, has...
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Member Post - Colliers International
Colliers International’s Retail Development team has secured new premises in Alderley Edge,...
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Construction is one of the first three T-levels to be developed. T-levels will be offered as an...
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GM Chamber of Commerce Social Added Value awards were introduced in May 2017 to formally recognise...
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According to UK government statistics, in 2015, 15% of construction business premises were affected...
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Member Post - PHMG
Manchester-based PHMG on target for £100,000 charity bonanza Manchester-based audio branding...
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Member Post - Hopwood Hall
Tania cracks gender stereotypes with national plastering award nomination  Former plastering...
Member Post - Exceed Excellence
The science of Lean is something that could help you improve your business; push quality and...
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Member Post - Clough & Willis
North West businesses risking costly shareholder disputes, survey reveals A survey undertaken by...
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A family company in Bury has expanded its polystyrene product range into the low carbon building...
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Jane Boardman has been elected as the new President of Greater Manchester Chamber. Jane, from...
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Member Post - NK Group
20 % off normal retail price of £38 for this amazing Fire Proof Document holder. Can be used at...
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Member Post - Randall and Aubin
“Posh Fish and Chips offer at Randall and Aubin.  Enjoy prime Peterhead haddock & chips with...
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Member Post - WorkMobile
DIGITAL IS THE ANSWER TO HEALTH AND SAFETY COMPLIANCE, CLAIM UK WORKERS  Two-thirds of British...
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Member Post - Neon Creations
LIGHT | TOUCH  Tony Spink, owner of Bolton based neon sign studio Neon Creations, is realising a...
Member Post - Britannia Global Management Ltd
Robin Nunley, Britannia Global Management Ltd, looks at the applicable law in contracts with...
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Member Post - King Street Townhouse
King Street Townhouse (pictured) has been shortlisted for 'Outstanding New Hotel' in the...
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The winner of the Apprentice of the Year Award 2017 will be announced at the Property &...
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Member Post - Z-arts
The Big Imaginations Festival is back and will be showcasing the best in children and family...
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Member Post - R. Swain & Sons Ltd
Warehousing in its own right, or as part of a complete warehouse and distribution package, is...
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Member Post - Herb & Spice
Herb & Spice has unveiled its Christmas menus. Click on the links below to see what’s on offer...
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Member Post - Smarter Business Tech LIVE
Global business tech leaders and influencers converge for new Manchester business technology...
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Member Post - North West Business Expo
Mark Wright and Lord Sugar have recently opened a new office in Manchester and will be speaking at...
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Member Post - Christoph Spiessens Coaching Solutions
Christoph Spiessens Coaching Solutions Ltd. is celebrating a strong second year in business: In...
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Member Post - Polkadot Consultants
We are offering £25:00 off for the first 20 members to book on our Transfer a Journey seminar being...
Member Post - Exceed Excellence
Become a Lean, mean, quality improvement machine Lean and quality improvement are an excellent way...
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Member Post - Green Intelligence News
Greater Manchester mayor Andy Burnham has revealed that a landmark summit will take place in the...
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Member Post - SME Mentor
Manufacturing Growth Fund - 30% grant available for eligible projects towards the cost of bringing...
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Member Post - McKellens
McKellens, (leading North-West based Chartered Accountants), are delighted to be partnering with HR...
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The GDPR will be enforced from 25 May 2018. UK organisations that process the personal data of EU...
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A customer once said, “I didn’t know how much I didn’t know about leasing a car” CarLease...
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Wigan & Leigh College – the largest College provider of Apprenticeships in Greater...
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THREE volunteer groups that have won the national Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service have been...
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15 years of Pabla
news
06/10/2017
Member Post - Pabla and Pabla Solicitors
On Friday 15th September, Pabla and Pabla Solicitors reached a significant milestone – their 15th...
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Member Post - Don Giovanni
Last night (Friday) Manchester institution Don Giovanni held a huge VIP bash to celebrate their...
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Member Post - Variti
Variti made the decision to join Greater Manchester Chamber to help the members with its services,...
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Member Post - Yumsh Snacks Ltd
Enjoy 10% off Manchester made artisan chocolates by Bean and Pod! Bean and Pod's artisan kitchen...
Member Post - CV-Library
It’s good news for job hunters in Manchester this month, as salaries increased in September,...
Member Post - Loganair
Loganair, which operates up to six daily services between Manchester and Glasgow, has formed...
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This October city favourite Don Giovanni celebrates its 33rd birthday, closing its doors for the...
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Member Post - Emirates Old Trafford
CEO Sleepout has arranged for a number of prominent women from the worlds of business and public...
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Member Post - First TransPennine Express
TransPennine Express has a Sustainable Development Strategy and Plan, which includes a...
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Member Post - Statiflo
Engineering company Statiflo has stepped up its international expansion by appointing a raft of new...
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Member Post - Recom Solutions
A £4m refurbishment of a flagship student hall of residence at the University of Manchester has...
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Member Post - Bromleys
Law firm Bromleys has recruited property solicitor Martin Blaylock (pictured) to help meet...
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Member Post - Broughton
Plans for a £12.5m Veterans Care Village at Broughton House in Salford have been approved. Work on...
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Member Post - MC Construction
MC Construction (Manchester & Cheshire Construction) has started work on a £3.9m restoration...
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Member Post - Aqua Design Group
Graphic design agency Aqua Design Group is relocating to Orbit Developments’ Beckwith House in...
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Member Post - Orbit Developments
Vegetarian restaurant group 1847 has opened the doors to its bigger, brand-new Manchester...
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Member Post - SRO Solutions
The British Antarctic Survey (BAS) has chosen Manchester based SRO Solutions to replace its...
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Member Post - Davis Blank Furniss
Law firm Davis Blank Furniss has acted for Burnley-based EFS.Global on its purchase of Euro SDB...
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Growing King Street agency Project Octo has partnered with Whaley Bridge translation firm Peak...
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With the International Trade Forum on the horizon, we want to offer exporters some practical advice...
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The Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) came into force 21st,...
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Member Post - Simpson Millar
Ignoring a Notice of Intended Prosecution (NIP) can have devastating consequences for you and your...
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Member Post - Mind your Social
Small Business Marketing Social Media specialists Mind Your Social and data-intelligence outfit...
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Member Post - Adam Recruitment
On the 28th September, more than 100 of the North West’s brightest and boldest CEO’s, Business...
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Member Post - Delta-Simons Environmental Consultants
Delta-Simons Environmental Consultants is expanding its Environmental Planning division with the...
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Member Post - Project Octo
Manchester’s emerging ecommerce platform Shopit is able to announce that it is to collaborate with...
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Isle of Man based company, Peregrine Corporate Services Limited (“Peregrine”) is delighted to be...
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Member Post - Green Intelligence News
With the biomass boom on the slide, forestry and landscaping social enterprise Treestation is...
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Member Post - Guide Bridge MOT
Guide Bridge have raised in excess of £220 at their MacMillan Coffee Morning which included a...
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Member Post - etc.venues
Contemporary event space host etc.venues is to open its first Manchester training, meeting and...
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Member Post - Don Giovanni
Don Giovanni releases special cicchetti and aperitivo pairing menu for MFDF17 Throughout...
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Member Post - Manchester Cathedral
On Thursday 14 September, after twelve years in the planning, the dedication and blessing of the...
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Member Post - Willmott Dixon
On Monday 13th September the site team over at the Schuster Annexe won a visit from the Autodesk...
Member Post - Business Executive Club
There are obvious advantages to opening more than one business before you decided to franchise...
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Member Post - Jimbag
Fashion brand Jimbag have begun Crowd Funding in the hope to grow their exciting home-grown...
Member Post - Capita Translation and Interpreting
Need to communicate with your customers or staff overseas? Then translation services are the...
Member Post - ReachOut
Davy Cheema is the new Volunteer Officer at local mentoring charity ReachOut. ReachOut work with...
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Member Post - Code Nation
A brand new coding school has launched in Manchester, giving anyone with an appetite for digital...
Donations Needed
news
28/09/2017
Member Post - Families and Babies
New Chamber members, Families and Babies Charity, are opening their first Well Being Centre in...
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All That Glitters
news
27/09/2017
Member Post - Weston Digital Imaging & Media
Wilmslow residents and visitors will be amongst the first to view “All That Glitters – Portraits of...
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Member Post - Orbit Developments
Orbit Developments have confirmed Danish footwear company ECCO has relocated its Manchester office...
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Member Post - Colliers International
Troutbeck Hotel and Holiday Cottages at Penrith in the Lake District National Park has been sold...
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Member Post - Fazenda
Fazenda is all about sharing - sharing experiences, delicious food & exquisite wines. This...
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NEW SEASONAL ALE
news
27/09/2017
Member Post - Robinsons Brewery
Star Wars and beer… surely the greatest combination? Robinsons Brewery certainly think so....
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Wrightsure Insurance Group – one of the largest privately-owned insurance brokers in the UK – has...
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Member Post - Orbit Developments
PS Recruitment, specialists in providing temporary and permanent roles in the social and health...
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Member Post - Hopwood Hall College
National League team, Barrow A.F.C, have agreed a three year contract extension to hold their...
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GM Chamber members CSG are celebrating their success in the Regional Chamber Awards, announced this...
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Member Post - Hopwood Hall College
Over 70 students from Hopwood Hall College graduated from higher education courses during a...
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Member Post - Hopwood Hall College
No sooner had he completed his college course, local boy Aaron Diskin was on the receiving end of a...
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Leading industry figures explore how this burgeoning sector is addressing a severe gap in...
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Our 10 GMCC team mates were joined on Sunday by thousands of other participants taking part in the...
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Have you visited our, FREE to members, Action 4 Business Networking events yet? There is an A4B...
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Member Post - Salford City Council
Did you know the City Council has a dedicated team to help businesses in Salford ? Salford City...
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Member Post - Express Language Solutions
Are you contemplating on becoming a member of GMCC or are you a member already? If you are a member...
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Member Post - Purple Panda Solutions.
One Monday morning last February I was tackling the morning commute and I cried the whole way...
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Member Post - Open Control Solutions
Open Control’s are proud to have recently celebrated 13 years of successful trading helping...
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Member Post - Swain Group
Having been to two recent construction events to see what was going on, we soon saw the quality of...
Member Post - intu
intu Gift Cards are the ideal corporate clients and colleagues alike. Click here for more...
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Grace’s Place
news
22/09/2017
Member Post - Grace’s Place
Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice is excited to be opening Graces Place to care for children with...
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Member Post - Business Network South
The Business Network South Manchester provides monthly networking lunches for senior decision...
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Member Post - Johnson Reed
5 reasons to use leasing for your next IT or software purchase Technology is an increasingly...
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Cheadle House
news
22/09/2017
Member Post - Cheadle House
Cheadle House is a Victorian mansion just south of the vibrant city of Manchester offering 17...
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Clarke Nicklin
news
22/09/2017
Member Post - Clarke Nicklin
Brian Bradley is a partner at Clarke Nicklin, a leading independent Chartered Accountants based in...
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Member Post - Great Grounds
Tony Millar is Managing Director of Great Grounds, a commercial grounds maintenance company with a...
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Solutions SK
news
22/09/2017
Member Post - Solutions SK
In the heart of Stockport, Solutions SK (SSK) provide a variety of expert services to blue-chip...
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Member Post - Simply Networking
Due to demand two extra stands have been made available for the Expo & Networking event at...
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Member Post - Chamber Rewards Card
All the latest Chamber Rewards Card news and offers.  Partner Profile: The Palace Theatre and...
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Don Giovanni Offer
opinion
20/09/2017
Member Post - Don Giovanni
**Don Giovanni Extends 50% Offer to the End of September** After a crazy month in August,...
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Member Post - 1 Events Media
1 Events Media is pleased to announce that the North West E3 Business Expo 2018 will be held on...
As the UK prepares to leave the European Union, it is vital that businesses involved in...
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As part of the Erasmus SME GAP project, Greater Manchester Chamber held a launch event in January...
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Andy Burnham, Mayor of Greater Manchester, was one of the keynote speakers at the Annual...
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Member Post - Mint Bridging
Award winning lender, Mint Bridging today launches its new brand positioning and identity, pitching...
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Member Post -
If your organisation is looking for a flexible approach to sourcing short-term resource for your...
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Member Post - Two Fantastic Willow Wood Sales
Willow Wood have two fantastic sales coming up in September, so be sure to put these dates in your...
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All the latest Chamber Rewards Card news and offers. Partner Profile: Randall and...
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Member Post - GRAHAM Construction
GRAHAM Construction has been awarded the highest level of accreditation by Investors in...
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Member Post - Ten Acre
Manchester-based snack brand Ten Acre has scooped two more stars in the prestigious Great Taste...
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Member Post - WSP
Professional services and engineering consultancy WSP in Manchester has been appointed by Transport...
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Colleges in Greater Manchester have been ranked by student satisfaction in the HEFCE 2017...
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Bridging lender, Mint Bridging, announced that it has over £30m of funding to lend in September and...
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Member Post - St Ann’s Hospice
St Ann’s Hospice is launching a brand new fundraising event for children. Parade in the Park...
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Member Post - Chill Factore
Chill Factore launches the Summit Challenge as part of corporate offering Chill Factore, the home...
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Member Post - Manchester Airport Group
KFC has joined the jet set! This week KFC and HMSHost International, a world leader in...
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Member Post - Rentaballoonrace Limited
The Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation awarded Rentaballoonrace Limited from Bolton a prestigious...
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Member Post -
Ahead of Wednesday’s infrastructure event in Leeds three major Chambers of Commerce from across the...
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Member Post - Winstanley College
Two Winstanley College students from Wigan are celebrating having achieved fantastic results in...
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Member Post - Nemi
Nemi Dairy located in Audlem is one of a select few British brands that are exporting fresh British...
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Member Post - WDI
“I believe that photography has the power to tell stories, inspire generations and create positive...
Member Post - Keys Business Concierge
Keys Business Concierge would like to introduce its services to Chamber members by offering an...
Member Post - Axelisys
Ordinarily on offer to non-members for £300 inclusive of VAT, Chamber members can get an extra £50...
Sunday Lunch Menu
opinion
18/07/2017
Member Post - James Martins Manchester
Every Sunday from 12pm – 5pm Join us and enjoy a traditional British roast served with all the...
Member Post - Manchester 235
Every day from 4pm – 8pm. This offer is valid on all cocktails from the main bar drinks...
Member Post - Ravens wood Consultancy
The Ravens Wood Consultancy is confident that it can assist you in the future growth and...
Member Post - Salford Professional Development
Salford Professional Development (SPD) is marking the launch of its online executive education...
Member Post - The Refinery
The Refinery Spinningfields has launched #fizzfriday. You can enjoy a bottle of Prosecco for just...
Member Post - Livingwell Health club
Get two week membership for only £22 at Livingwell Health Club Hilton Manchester Deansgate. For...
Member Post - Last Drop Village
Last Drop Village is offering corporate gym membership at £41 per month to all Greater Manchester...
Member Post - The Laundrette
Enjoy 50% off your total food bill on your first visit to the Laundrette Manchester - exclusive to...
Member Post - Virgin trains
To mark its 20th birthday, Virgin Trains is offering members of Greater Manchester Chamber of...
Dry Cleaning Offers
opinion
18/07/2017
Member Post - Dry Green Manchester
Dry Green Manchester is a professional and reliable dry cleaning service offering great prices and...
Member Post - The ELAS Group
Book online for 25% off all courses using promo code GMCC17. Offer only available until 31st...
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Member Post -
As the RHS Flower Show at Tatton Park gets underway (19-23 July), Dogs Trust is urging dog owners...
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Member Post -
PJ Property Consultants has taken a five-year lease on office space at Abito (pictured), Greengate,...
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Member Post -
Students from Parrs Wood High School in Didsbury joined forces with Manchester based online parking...
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The shortlist has been announced for Stockport Business Awards 2017. The awards, now in their 6th...

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