Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce can now provide a free skills review service to all businesses in the Greater Manchester area.
The review will cover any training that you feel will benefit your business. Some examples of the training that has been accessed through these reviews are:
NVQ Training and other workplace training
Short IT or Business Related Courses
Various... [continue reading ...]
FOR SALE: INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT SITE
Dukinfield Road, Hyde, Cheshire, SK14 4RS
Freehold with vacant possession
Site area 2.03 acres (0.82HA)
The site has access from the A627 Dukinfield Road and is situated within approximately 0.5 miles of Junction 3 of the M67 motorway.
The site adjoins Hyde Point, to the north, which comprises a high quality industrial and warehousing scheme completed approximately 6 yea... [continue reading ...]
Clarendon Sixth Form College held its official opening ceremony on Wednesday 9th March 2016 between 2pm and 4pm. The new £10 million centre was opened by Coronation Street star, Brooke Vincent.
Brooke attended Fairfield High School for Girls. She then went on to study drama at a College in Manchester. Brooke’s repertoire includes appearing in the cult comedy, A League of Gentleman. She also writes a weekly fashion/make... [continue reading ...]
Brother UK, based in Audenshaw has become the first large business in the UK to receive the most prestigious award in people management: Investors in People (IIP) Platinum status.
The business participated in a survey of the firm’s 180 employees. This was followed by an interview process which measured performance against the nine elements of the new platinum standard.
Brother UK recently won the Northern Power Women... [continue reading ...]
Manchester based property developer PlaceFirst working with Tameside Council has completed the £4m refurbishment and conversion of the Grade II* listed Ashton (Old) Baths. The project has been funded with grants of £1,000,000 from European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and £1,712,000 Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF).
The Ashton Old Baths, an iconic Greater Manchester landmark, has sat empty for over 40 years until Plac... [continue reading ...]
Councillor Kieran Quinn, Executive Leader of Tameside MBC announced 16 pledges for 2016 at the full council meeting in February.
The Pledges aim to create a better environment in Tameside, including a £1 million fund to tackle potholes, an expansion of super-efficient LED street lighting, the clean-up of 160 ‘grotspots’, plant a minimum of 2,016 trees, and an improvement of recycling facilities available.
Technolo... [continue reading ...]
Public Health England has launched a new ‘One You’ - A Healthier You Campaign. Find out more.
The One You campaign is all about making small changes to your lifestyle to help you live a longer, healthier life…because there is only ‘one you’.
The website features a wealth of information on health related issues, from the benefits of quitting smoking, and tips on how to stay smoke free, to informatio... [continue reading ...]