Manchester Airport’s Terminal Two Extension Is Handed Over From Laing O’Rourke

Today sees the delivery of a major milestone for the Manchester Airport Transformation Programme with Laing O’Rourke’s completion of the main build phase of the Terminal Two Extension (known as sectional completion 210a). The milestone is a hugely significant achievement coming a little over two and half years since MAG signed the contract with…

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Guardian Events this weekend in Manchester

Are you in Manchester this weekend? We’ve partnered with Manchester International Festival and have several exciting free events at The House of Unrest, celebrating the spirit of activism and how protest can change the world! Read more and sign up here: Reform Radio Live Learn to change the world in an hour Placard making workshop …

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Labour Slammed In Luxury Apartment Planning Row

Approving thousands of luxury apartments and skyscrapers was the priority in Manchester City Council’s first planning meeting since the Coronavirus crisis began nearly six months ago. Today (30/07/20), Labour Councillors in Manchester met to approve plans to build more than 1,335 flats. Not a single one will be affordable or social…




Bolton Business Ramps Up Production To Help Hospitals Worldwide

Vernacare has been providing the NHS with infection control products for 50 years, but since the outbreak of Coronavirus the global demand for its single-use disposable containers and macerators has reached an unprecedented scale. The Lancashire based healthcare company has increased production by 60%, as healthcare facilities follow…

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Labour Cave to Tory Pressure on Barmy Cycle Lanes

Following a letter sent from Trafford Conservatives to the Labour Leader of Trafford Council, requesting to urgently reconsider the reduction of the A56 from two lanes each way between Altrincham and…

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