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July 14, 2022

The 20th Annual Livercool Awards

  • by chris

Downtown in Business will host the twentieth ‘Livercool’ business Awards on the evening of Thursday 24th November at the Crowne Plaza Hotel. The event celebrates individuals from the city’s business community who have made a significant contribution to enterprise and economic growth in the city region.

A week in America | 15 July 2022

  • by chris

This week we have the U.S. view of the Tory leadership race and why the Amercians are flummoxed by the absence of anything close to a household name.

Join DIB at Downtown Connects

  • by chris

Downtown in Business have teamed up with Bar Pintxos to invite you to Downtown Connects on the evening of Thursday 21st July 2022.

Manchester HS2 Parliamentary Reception

  • by chris

Take a look at our recent Parliamentary Reception and why we joined business and political leaders to highlight need for an undergrouund HS2 station at Manchester Piccadilly.

Never mind tax cuts… what about reform?

  • by chris

Why is the Tory leadership race dominated by an arms race on tax cuts? Jim argues that the candidates should be talking about reform of our collapsing public services. He also celebrates the opening of the Shakespeare North Playhouse in Prescot.

Do our leaders need coaching?

As the hangover kicks in from Boris’s big night out – Jacey Normand asks could all leaders benefit from some personal development coaching.