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February 28, 2019

Tweets of the Week | 01.03.2019

  • by chris

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.

Cities key players commit to Cannes

  • by chris

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.

Goldie Sayers to headline at #WIBA19

  • by chris

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.

Victory for Tyred campaign

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.

EU deal on March 12th?

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.