Here are a selection of our favourite tweets from the last 7 days. This weeks tweets feature @00agentjames, @bruntwood_uk, @molloyfrances, @tyreduk, @lovesarae and @DIB_Chris.
February 28, 2019
Carbon Neutral waste reduction and recycling specialists, B&M Waste Services, has teamed up with technology powerhouse, O2, to further develop mobile innovation within their business – and consequently improve their already impressive customer service offering.
The National Bar & Restaurant group, NWTC, secures the highest position within the hospitality industry, placing 5th in ‘The Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work For 2019’
A leading Solicitors for the Elderly member is urging people to check their eligibility for a lasting power of attorney (LPA) fee refund, after it emerged that many were overcharged by the Office of the Public Guardian.
Deloitte’s TMT leader’s panel, which consists of business leaders in the sector across the North West, unanimously agreed that the launch of direct flights from Manchester Airport to Mumbai, San Francisco and Hong Kong will positively impact TMT businesses in the North West.
A number of the city region’s leading influential property figures attended Downtown’s lunch time event at Mercure, Atlantic Tower Hotel on 20th February. Over 50 guests came to this event, carefully co-ordinated by Teleri Davies, our Head of Events, on behalf of the sponsors MSB Solicitors.
Olympic medallist Goldie Sayers will be the keynote speaker at the forthcoming Women in Business Awards hosted by Downtown in Business in association with the Restaurant Bar & Grill and Lexus Liverpool.
The campaign to ban old tyres from public transport vehicles secured a major victory this week as Transport ministers Jesse Norman and Chris Grayling confirmed that a consultation exercise with the industry will begin with a view to banning the use of tyres that are more than ten years old.
Has the government given up on devolution or can business get it back on track? Frank McKenna calls for action on the powerhouse and the engine in his latest Downtown blog.
This week Jim speculates that the possibility of a People’s Vote or an extension of the Brexit wrangle, might force MPs to back May’s deal on March 12th. He also looks at the skills gap facing digital industries in the North.
Downtown member Delicious PR recently won the ‘Most Outstanding PR Agency for the Hospitality Industry’ at the SME News’2019 Business Elite awards.