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Connected Places Catapult

We are delighted that Connected Places Catapult are our latest Business of the Week.

Places thrive on their ability to connect people – to resources, opportunities and to each other.

Throughout history, new technologies have enabled ever-increasing levels of physical, social and digital connectivity.

The application of today’s emerging technologies to the places we live, work and play will enable even greater levels of connectivity, driving new services, productivity gains and prosperity.

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Catapult and KQ Liverpool created children’s book ‘The Animates – Learning in Liverpool’

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Deva Fest Add New Acts and Area to Already Packed Festival Line-up

Deva Fest is an annual family friendly music festival that takes place every August in Cholmondeley Castle, Cheshire. It’s an amazing weekend of live music, free family friendly activities and entertainment and some of the best local food and drink brands. This year’s headliners are The Human League, Rebecca Ferguson, The Coral and Ocean Colour Scene. 

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Leading electrical retailer AO chooses Bruntwood SciTech’s innovation hub 111 Piccadilly for city centre creative hub

Bruntwood SciTech is announcing that the UK’s leading electrical retailer, AO, has chosen 111 Piccadilly for its new Manchester city centre creative hub.

The firm will take the entire 15th floor, providing a fully fitted and furnished workspace for its creative department, comprising animators, production staff and graphic designers. By relocating to 111 Piccadilly, AO will gain direct collaboration and networking opportunities with other like-minded tech businesses already based at the building, including the likes of national EV charging network Be.EV and payment solutions software provider, Total Processing.

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