In conversation with DIB boss Frank McKenna, Capital & Centric boss, Tim Heatley discusses the BBC series, Manctopia, his business journey, the future of the property and construction sector and how he feels the Covid-19 crisis will impact on towns and cities.
September 17, 2020
As our major cities face the prospect of lockdown, Frank McKenna calls on the government and senior politicians to adopt a more practical approach to the Covid-19 crisis.
The chief executive of business lobby group Downtown in Business, Frank McKenna has backed calls from Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham for the government to introduce furlough arrangements where local lockdowns take place.
Wildlife Photographer of the Year is coming to Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery (BMAG) from Saturday 17 October 2020 and tickets are now available to book for the world-renowned exhibition which is part of the museum’s reopening programme.
Charlotte Lines and Naomi Ramsey have joined Birmingham & Solihull law firm The Wilkes Partnership Solicitors as newly qualified solicitors in the Corporate and Private Client teams respectively.
As the virus testing crisis engulfs Boris Johnson, Jim focuses on a timely critique of the government’s performance. It comes from the colourful John Ashton, a former Director of Public Health in the North West.
Make UK has marked its fourth anniversary of opening its Technology Hub in Aston, Birmingham, with a special tribute written by acclaimed writer and spoken word performer, Casey Bailey.
A much needed ‘helping hand’ in the form of a £1,000 donation has come charity Rosemere Cancer Foundation’s way via staff of Leyland Trucks with support from their families and friends.
Following a summer of steady business growth structural warranty specialist, Advantage Home Construction Insurance, has added eight new members of staff to its existing sales team
The Chairman and Founder of Blueprint Interiors, Rob Day shares his favourite sports teams, business heroes and best business advice in this ‘Who Are Yer?’
Downtown Den hosted born and bred Brummies Prof Paul Cadman, DIB Birmingham chair and Cllr Sharon Thompson cabinet member of homes and neighbourhoods.