Archive for November, 2010

November 22nd, 2010

Manchester Recognised at National Enterprise Awards

businessWythenshawe in Manchester has been recognised as one of the UK’s most enterprising places at the Enterprising Britain awards ceremony…

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November 22nd, 2010

ERDF increases development of innovative small wind turbine technologies

news-imageThe University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has received almost £1.1 million from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) to establish a project that will increase the uptake of small wind technologies (SWT) by SMEs, improving the efficiency, quality, reliability and safety of the systems…

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November 22nd, 2010

Road works information for Highways Agency roads in the North West

MotorwayRoad works information for Highways Agency roads in the North West, 7 days beginning Monday 22 November 2010…

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November 19th, 2010

ENWORKS

enworks3Established in 2001, ENWORKS is a unique and internationally recognised business support programme. It provides fully funded environmental advice, training and support to SMEs across the North West…

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November 18th, 2010

virgintrains.com Celebrates First Birthday

virgin-trains1Virgin Trains’ online offering www.virgintrains.com has reached its first birthday and is now a leading competitor in the train ticket booking field…

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November 18th, 2010

Still time to book your place at the Greater Manchester Employment Relations Forum

The main focus of this meeting will be Workplace Mediation. This is becoming an important topic on the employee dispute resolution agenda and the feedback from the June meeting told us that you wanted know more about mediation in practice…

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November 17th, 2010

Lancashire software company win £5 million contract in China

news-imageIn the month that Prime Minister David Cameron visited China and encouraged UK firms to explore the many opportunities to expand their business there, Lancashire software company HW Communications has just clinched more than £5m worth of new business in the country, after spending a year building up a relationship with China Mobile…

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November 17th, 2010

Cable announces new business mentoring network

businessVince Cable announced a new 40,000-strong network of business mentors at the launch of Global Entrepreneurship Week this week, and called on more businesses to join up…

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November 17th, 2010

Free waste awareness course for Manchester SMEs

industrial-waste-web1SMEs across Manchester are invited to attend a free, one-day waste awareness course on Tuesday 11 January 2011.
The Chartered Institution of Wastes Management (CIWM) certified event is being hosted by Groundwork…

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November 17th, 2010

Christmas Shopping Boost from Highways Agency

MotorwayShoppers are getting a boost from the Highways Agency in the run-up to Christmas – a two month roadworks embargo on key motorway routes…

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