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Northern Powerhouse Unwrapped

Partnerships are at the core of the Northern Powerhouse initiative. This was the message from Katherine Fletcher, the Business Strategy and Operational Change Leader with the Northern Powerhouse Partnership at an exclusive Downtown in Business event this week. Katherine was Downtown Lancashire’s guest speaker at this week’s Northern Powerhouse Unwrapped ...

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Downtown to open London office

The move to the UK's capital is part of the organisations expansion plans – but does not signal the establishment of a Downtown London network. Downtown chief executive Frank McKenna explained: “The new space will enable us to organise events in the capital with some of the key national decision ...

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Bernstein urges collaboration to make the North great

The Oaks Hotel in Burnley played host to Downtown Lancashire’s exclusive breakfast event with the chief executive of Manchester City Council Sir Howard Bernstein yesterday. One of the key architects of the Northern Powerhouse initiative, Sir Howard was in conversation with Downtown boss Frank McKenna, and covered a range of ...

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Conference will give Lancashire business a BOOST

Leading business organisation, Downtown Lancashire in Business, will host its fifth annual BOOST business conference on Tuesday 21st March at Brockholes conference centre; and Downtown boss Frank McKenna is promising a positive and inspiring event for the expected 100 private sector leaders who will be in attendance attend. A young ...

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Conference will give Lancashire a BOOST

Leading business organisation, Downtown Lancashire in Business, will host its fifth annual BOOST business conference on Tuesday 21st March at Brockholes conference centre; and Downtown boss Frank McKenna is promising a positive and inspiring event for the expected 100 private sector leaders who will be in attendance attend. A young ...

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Members News

Will Gender Pay Gap Reporting prove effective?

New rules on gender pay gap reporting which came into force from 6 April aim to encourage equal pay in the workplace, but there are still question marks over how effective they will be. In broad terms, the legislation will require employers with 250 or more members of staff t

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every1 shortlisted for prestigious search marketing award

Lancashire based every1 are proud to have been shortlisted in the ‘SEO & PPC - Best Integrated Strategy or Campaign’ category of the highly-regarded Drum Search Awards. These awards celebrate those at the forefront of the search marketing industry and are described by the judges as ‘the ones to win’. ...

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Hotfoot grows team with two new senior appointments

Lancaster-based Hotfoot Design is kicking off 2017 with two new hires following a series of new business wins, including Atkinson Vos, Beetham Nurseries and Lancaster Brewery. Becky Sewell joins Hotfoot as a senior designer and she

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Employment law workshop announced

The latest in a series of interactive training sessions advising on key employment and HR issues is to be held by Napthens solicitors in May. The half-day event will examine How to Handle Performance Issues, and assist HR managers to effectively deal with performance issues,

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