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Manchester libraries launch initiative to help start business

Greater Manchester libraries are introducing a new initiative that aims to help people across the city region launch their own start-up businesses. The Big Ideas Generators project will deliver personalised one-to-one business information sessions to visitors at libraries across all 10 boroughs of Greater Manchester. Library visitors will also have ...

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New camera car helps schools keep children safe on roads

A new CCTV camera car is to be deployed outside Manchester schools, to help enforce parking safety and protect pupils from harm. The new car, which increases the city’s fleet of parking enforcement vehicles to three, will collect the necessary evidence to issue £70 Penalty Charge Notices to drivers who ...

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KPMG and PwC offer their help to the Emergency Fund

Professional services firms KPMG and PwC have offered their help to the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund for free. The firms, which both have offices in Manchester, will assist the charity by providing auditing services and tax advice. This will ensure donors’ money can be used effectively for the greatest ...

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Everyone wants a Stud!

Hello! You made it! Welcome to the home of the Spot on Shopper! This is where I write about my love of style, adventures with my family and how much I enjoy eating and drinking things I shouldn’t! Living in Yorkshire with my 3 crazy daughters and ravishing husband, (ahem!) ...

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Everything Happening At O2 Apollo Manchester This Mounth!

      welcome to the O2 Apollo Manchester.If you have any queries regarding the following shows, please use the press details or contact Marion. —————————————————————————– THE MACCABEES – Wednesday 28th June 2017 – Doors: 7.00pm £28.50 (Standing downstairs) Under 14s must be accompanied by an adult —————————————————————————– RICKY GERVAIS: ...

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ED SHEERAN ANNOUNCES 2018 UK STADIUM TOUR!


Following his triumphant Glastonbury Festival headline performance, Ed Sheeran is delighted to announce his nationwide 2018 UK stadium tour, marking the biggest tour of his career to date! Kicking-off at Belfast’s Boucher Playing Fields on 9 May, Ed will follow with shows in Manchester (Etihad Stadium – 24 May), Glasgow ...

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Major funding for flagship cultural venue, The Factory

  The Factory Manchester, the flagship cultural venue for the North designed by architects Rem Koolhaas Office for Metropolitan Architecture has been awarded funding. They have been awarded major funding as part of Arts Council England’s announcements today. The funding includes £7m capital from the Lottery fund and £9m annual revenue ...

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Juliet Stevenson and Lia Williams role in Mary Stuart

      The Amleida Theatre’s accalaimed production of Robert Icke’s new adaptation of Mary Stuart. It will open in the West End before visiting three venues outside of London, with Juliet Stevenson and Lia Williams reprising their roles. Following a critically acclaimed, sold-out season at the Almeida in 2016-17, Robert ...

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Manchester Airport Sponsors Leeds Pride

  Leeds Pride is delighted that Manchester Airport will be another sponsor of this year’s Leeds Pride. It makes it the fifth UK Pride to be sponsored by the UK’s third largest airport. To celebrate, representatives from Manchester Airport officially announced the partnership at the Freedom Bridge in Leeds this ...

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