Archive for May, 2010

May 31st, 2010

MIDAS announces record results

logo-midasMIDAS with the support of the Northwest Regional Development Agency (NWDA), has created a record 3609 new jobs across Manchester City Region in 2009-10….

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May 31st, 2010

North West Universities Association – Latest Regional Newsletter

nwualogo2This newsletter details the current activities of the NWUA, including Higher Level Skills Partnership, Enhancing Higher Level Sport Volunteering and Coaching Skills and a report on their recent House of Commons Reception…

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May 31st, 2010

Liverpool & The North West is launched to Chinese travel trade

Image source:Liverpool Vision. shanghai-waterfront More than 80 senior figures from the Chinese tourism industry attended an event at the Liverpool Pavilion at the World Expo where they learnt about the range of offers now available to tourists from China who wish to visit the region….

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May 31st, 2010

Manchester Tourism Awards 2010 winners announced

awards dinnerThe winners of the Manchester Tourism Awards 2010 were revealed last night in an impressive ceremony held at the Hilton Manchester Deansgate….

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May 27th, 2010

The finalists of the Inaugural Energy Innovation Awards 2010 have today been announced

news-imageThe awards, the brainchild of the world-class Energy Innovation Centre, celebrate the outstanding achievements of individuals and organisations flying the flag for energy innovation and sustainability….

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May 27th, 2010

Virgin makes the Destination Chester

Virgin - ChesterWith a busy summer of festivals and big events about to begin, Visit Chester and Cheshire invited Cheshire-based musical director Matt Baker to compose a tune that would encapsulate the excitement of Chester and Cheshire’s action-packed season, entitled ‘Eventful Escapes’….

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May 27th, 2010

Impressed Prescott praises Liverpool’s efforts at World Expo

image-1-john-prescott-joins-the-team-line-up-of-liverpool-legendsJohn Prescott, the former Deputy Prime Minister, has described the Liverpool pavilion at the World Expo in Shanghai as “great” following a visit….

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May 27th, 2010

Liverpool Vision moving up

Liverpool Vision logoLiverpool Vision, the city’s Economic Development Company, will be operating from a new home from Tuesday, June 1. The company has been based on the fifth floor of The Capital, on Old Hall Street, since its inception in May 2008, but is moving to the 10th floor of the building….

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May 26th, 2010

Construction professionals are being invited to sign up to a ground-breaking new course

nwda_colourA Sustainable Built Environment is a modular MSc developed by leading academics and industry thought-leaders at Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) which is designed to fit in and around people’s workload…

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May 26th, 2010

The Lever Prize 2011 – Open for Entries

nwbltApplications for the Lever Prize 2011 are now being accepted. The winner will receive a £10,000 cash prize, a distinctive trophy and the chance to collaborate with the NWBLT member companies throughout the year. The Prize is awarded by NWBLT in collaboration with Arts and Business North West and NWDA.

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