Archive for August, 2010

August 31st, 2010

St Pauls Square tops out

max-steinberg-darran-lawlessEnglish Cities Fund (ECf) the developer behind the highly successful St Pauls Square scheme invited members of Liverpool Vision, NWDA and Liverpool City Council to attend a topping out ceremony to celebrate the development progression at the last phase of the scheme…

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August 26th, 2010

Employment Relations Forum North West

Do you manage people? If so the Employment Relations Forum is a great way to keep up to date and meet other people managers. Our partners include key economic and social partners…

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August 25th, 2010

Acas asks businesses: Are you prepared for the Equality Act changes?

acasAcas, the employment relations service, has today launched new guidance to help businesses understand and prepare for the changes to the new single Equality Act. The new Acas quick start guidance, The Equality Act – what’s new for employers? demonstrates what these changes mean in practice.

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August 25th, 2010

Cultural city is top destination for Bank Holiday

LiverpoolWith excitement brewing and everything crossed for a sunny Bank Holiday weekend, it would seem whatever the weather people will be flocking to the former capital of culture, as Virgin Trains record Liverpool as having the highest increase (70%) in ticket sales compared to 2009…

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August 25th, 2010

City firefighters fan the flames for World Cup bid at Liverpool Pavilion

54firefighters2A group of Merseyside firefighters visited the Liverpool Pavilion at the Shanghai World Expo this week to support England’s bid to host the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

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August 25th, 2010

JLA continues to fly high, with greatest increase in passengers of any UK airport

terminal-building-at-nightLatest analysis of UK airport passenger traffic flows shows that Liverpool John Lennon Airport (JLA) had the largest increase in passenger numbers of any UK airport in the first third of this year compared to the same period in 2009…

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August 25th, 2010

Holiday Inn at MediaCityUK to open in October

news-imagePeter de la Perrelle, Director of Peel Leisure said, “The opening of the Holiday Inn at MediaCityUK presents an exciting opportunity to provide first class accommodation to the myriad of clients of MediaCityUK and surrounding areas”…

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August 24th, 2010

Private investment funding is to create Liverpool Science Centre

new_lsc_frontage1Gresham House Plc, owners of the ex Glaxo Smith Kline (GSK) site at Southern Gateway, Speke Liverpool, have announced that they intend to invest in the site to create a new science facility to be named Liverpool Science Centre…

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August 23rd, 2010

Re-vamped New Brighton waterfront to mark the completion of Neptune’s public realm works

new-brighton1After years of decay New Brighton once again has a waterfront it can be proud of with a new model boating lake and car park, a new promenade, improved seating and lighting and to complement the refurbishment – the Marine Lake has been drained, refurbished and re-filled…

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August 23rd, 2010

Network Rail improvement work means changes to Virgin Trains’ services over August Bank Holiday weekend.

virgin-trainsThere will be alterations to services over the August Bank Holiday weekend because of route improvement work but the principal travel days of Friday and Bank Holiday Monday will see near normal services operating…

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