Downtown in Business, in association with Sedulo Group and VSI executive Education, will host its inaugural ‘Business of Sport’ conference on Thursday 7th September at the iconic Lancashire Cricket Club, Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester.
February 16, 2023
Victoria discusses the potential implications of the UK Government’s retained EU Law (Revocation and Reform) Bill on health and safety protections.
Local businesses rally together to support Woodlands Hospice’s ‘Bring a Pound to Work Day’ on Friday 3rd March 2023.
In his latest blog, Frank McKenna asks why the UK is crap at delivering major infrastructure projects.
After a successful series of events in 2022, Downtown in Business in partnership with High Performance Consultancy will be hosting our next HR focussed business gyms in Manchester and Birmingham.
Manchester Baroque, have dedicated their next concert on February 25th tragedy in Turkey and Syria. Half of all the ticket revenue received will go the the Disasters Emergency Committee’s Appeal for the the two countries.
This week in Who Are Yer? Our stateside bloger, Martin Liptrot.
Kevin Johnson, MD of Birmingham-based strategic communications and public affairs firm Urban Communications reflects on twenty years of Downtown in Business.
Lisa Morton, CEO of leading integrated comms agency Roland Dransfield, shares her thoughts on twenty years of Downtown in Business.
A major Downtown conference last week was told there was a need for a major reform of the way the government is funding levelling up. Jim was in Birmingham and summaries the event. He also asks just how will did Labour actually do in recent North West by elections?
Big changes to the government’s approach were demanded at Downtown’s Talking ‘Bout Regeneration conference in Birmingham. The private sector sent out a clear message that investment was waiting if barriers could be removed. Public sector speakers wanted an end to the beauty contests that pitted one council against another.
This week Martin looks at Black History Month and other celebrations of diversity in the United States…