With UK ministers and civil servants being lobbied hard about changes to planning laws, Martin Liptrot wonders if perhaps its time to look at how local decision-making is better informed too.
January 19, 2023
It’s back – the DIB Who Are Yer feature. First up, the boss Frank McKenna.
Azets, the UK Top 10 accountancy firm, has further scaled its Birmingham office with two senior appointments and one promotion.
Jim joins the debate raging over trans rights and thinks the issue could have dangerous consequences for Labour and particularly the Scottish Nationalists.
The latest tranche of ‘Levelling Up’ grants were announced this week. Whether your area was a winner or a loser the bidding process is fatally flawed and should be scrapped according to DIB boss Frank McKenna.
We are delighted that Gaucho Restaurants are our Venue of the Week. Gaucho has branches in cities across the UK, including Liverpool, London, Manchester and Leeds. The steak restaurant serves up food with a contemporary global influence, most notably based around modern Argentina.
The nominees for the Employee of the Year and PA of the Year awards at the Women in Business Awards 2023 have been announced.
Which leading businesses do you think deserve a City of Liverpool Business Award in 2023? Nominating for #COLBA23 is now open.
This week, Liverpool Marketing and PR master, Jayne Moore reflects on 20 years of Downtown.
The recently appointed government minister Gillian Keegan MP has been confirmed as the latest keynote speaker at the Downtown in Business ‘Change Makers Live 2023’ national conference.