On Friday 9th February, The Worshipful the Civic Mayor of Tameside, Councillor Joyce Bowerman and her Consort, Mr Fred Bowerman, were the guests of honour at TP Group Engineering’s Open Day, at their 4000sqm integrated design and manufacturing facility in Dukinfield.
TP Group Engineering, who can trace their origins back to Middleton in 1938, were celebrating a £1.5m investment to up-fit the Dukinfield site, which ... [continue reading ...]
The winners of the Greater Manchester Business Awards 2018 were announced at a gala dinner, at the Radisson Edwardian hotel, on Friday 9th February.
Organised by Stalybridge based Innov8 Conference Services, the Awards were a great success, with a record number of entries received from businesses of all types and sizes, from across the city region.
It was a good night for Tameside's businesses with 3 awards and a specia... [continue reading ...]
This month's property spotlight falls on the Old Courthouse, Chapel Street, Dukinfield.
The Old Courthouse is situated at the junction of Chapel Street and Brunswick Street, just off King Street (A627) in the centre of Dukinfield and just behind Dukinfield Town Hall. It is within easy reach of junctions on both the M67 & M60 motorways and is also close to the centres of Ashton under Lyne and Hyde on the ... [continue reading ...]
Tameside SMEs are invited to attend a free breakfast event regarding information and support for employing an apprentice. All levels of skills providers will be covered as well as sectors, helping your business to find the right access point for you to enable your business to welcome a new apprentice into your team.
Venue: Cloud 23, Beetham Tower, 303 Deansgate, Manchester, M3 4LQ
Date: 27th February 2018
Time: ... [continue reading ...]
Tameside’s business community is being invited to have its say on Tameside Council’s budget proposals for the next financial year (2018/19). We are seeking your views on how we intend to use our resources as set out in the budget report, available to view online, here at item 4a:
This statutory consultation is your chance to have your say on the Council’s draft budget. In order to take part in the consultation ... [continue reading ...]
The Big Ideas Generator, a funded start-up support network based at Central Library in Ashton, have announced their February events line up.
Free Online tools: Thursday 1 February 2018 : 10am to 12noon
You'll be amazed at the resources you can find online.
Learn how to help your idea take off or save your business time and money using these free tools.
Beginners session including short demos, aimed at startups and SMEs.... [continue reading ...]
TAMESIDE Council is seeking grant funding to help redevelop the Museum of the Manchester Regiment on the ground floor of Ashton Town Hall.
To help, the local authority is seeking the public’s views on the future of the museum and what would attract them to visit.
The museum tells the story of the soldiers who served over the regiment’s 200 year history.
In 2015, museum items were relocated to Portland Basin Museum... [continue reading ...]
Greater Manchester Housing Providers (GHMP) are hosting an event on 27th February to showcase the role that social value plays in buying decisions and how suppliers can bid for Forthcoming opportunities. This will include an opportunity to request meet the buyer appointments with a range of GM based housing providers.
As a collective, GMHP spends £442m maintaining homes and we have a combined annual turnover of over £1b... [continue reading ...]