Regional Profiles

Across the North West there are a wide range of Organisations, each offering a wealth of information and support services. This website aims to provide comprehensive information on how to access, understand and contact the complex range of Organisations and Partnerships across the region, and in this section you will find individual profiles of some of the leading North West Organisations.


Migrant Workers North West

Migrant Workers North West leads on the coordination of support to migrant workers throughout the North West of England and champions fair treatment of migrant workers in the workplace.


ACAS North West

Acas aims to improve organisations and working life through better employment relations. We have over 30 years experience of working with people in businesses of every size and sector…

Wood Group PSN

PSN is a specialist provider of engineering, operations and maintenance services to the owners of energy assets around the world, and was formed on May 1st 2006….


Halton Chamber of Commerce and Enterprise

As the only Chamber representing business in the Widnes and Runcorn area, we can provide valuable services for your business, from lobbying and representation, property management and export documentation…



Established 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…

Liverpool Science Centre

Liverpool Science Centre

Providing Clean Room Facilities & Laboratories for the Scientific Research and Manufacturing in the UK and the R&D community in the North West region.

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Liverpool Vision

Liverpool Vision is the city’s economic development company. It was established at a critical stage in the city’s urban and economic renaissance. Now the company is enabling Liverpool to complete…

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Modern Working Relations (North West Employment Relations Forum)

The North West Employment Relations Forum (NWERF) was launched in 2001 as a key strategic initiative to promote employment relations good practice and partnership in the workplace as key drivers of productivity, competitiveness…


Copeland Borough Council

The Borough of Copeland is in the Western Lake District area of the county of Cumbria, the most north-western county in England. It is an area of wonderful physical beauty and diverse culture and character…


North West Network

North West Network was established by a consortium of voluntary sector organisations in 1993 as a direct response to the ever-increasing demand for clear, professional advice and information on how to access and manage funds from the European Union…


Northwest Regional Development Agency

The Northwest Regional Development Agency has now ceased its operations. Future work in this area is now being considered by the five Local Enterprise Partnerships across the North West.


Higher Education Funding Council for England

Working in partnership, the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) promotes and funds high-quality, cost-effective teaching and research, meeting the diverse needs of students, the economy and society…


MIDAS – Manchester’s Inward Investment Agency

MIDAS is Manchester’s inward investment agency, with a strategic aim to secure significant levels of new investment and employment for the city region…


The Heath Business and Technical Park, Runcorn.

The Heath Business and Technical Park – the perfect environment for your business! Set in beautiful landscaped gardens with plenty of free car parking The Heath provides a secure and professional business environment with 24/7 access.

Regional Language Network North West

Regional language Network North West has been forced to close, due to funding restrictions. A new service for 2014 is currently being complied.

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50/50 Vision – The North West Forum on Ageing

The North West Forum on Ageing is a regional strategic partnership focused on the issues facing people aged 50 and over…


Virgin Trains

Virgin Trains provides customers with fast, frequent passenger train services on the West Coast Main Line. They serve major towns and cities including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool and Glasgow…


North West Business Leadership Team

NWBLT brings together senior business leaders from throughout the region to exert their collective influence for the benefit of the whole North West…


The Manufacturing Institute

The Manufacturing Institute is an independent charity – driven by manufacturers for manufacturers – dedicated to advancing manufacturing excellence and professionalism…