Co-op to offer 300 LGV driver apprenticeships to tackle transport sector staffing crisis. Covid-19 infection rates in GM reach 3 month high.
Vivian Bath won the front cover spot for her shot of Stockport's marketplace as part of the building society's annual photography competition.
The Mayor plans to reduce the city-region's emissions by 1 million tonnes of CO2 in the next three years, through retrofitting buildings, greener transport and locally produced energy.
The proposals will see book borrowing, IT provision and other services moved to a new £14.5 million accessible hub in disused retail units in Merseyway.
A central part of the clear, modern, accessible fresh look - designed in partnership with Home Marketing - is a logo reaching for the stars.
A complete list of Get Online Week events in Stockport is available from the Stockport Council website with DigiKnow Champions offering support on a wide range of topics.
New rules allowing international travellers returning to England come into effect from 24th October, allowing a lateral flow test to be used in place of costly PCR tests.
A report by NatWest has also found that SMEs can achieve 50% of the UK's decarbonisation targets should they receive the proper support and funding.
GMACS launched over 18 months ago to provide a one-stop shop for young people to search and apply directly for apprenticeships with Greater Manchester businesses.
In a document published by the NP11 group of northern local enterprise partnerships, the North's leaders set out their vision to grow an inclusive economy.
Taekwondo triple World Champion, Bianca Walkden, took time out from her training schedule to visit the team at Mercedes-Benz of Stockport.
Deciding to make someone redundant is never an easy decision but employers could do much more to make the process as amicable as possible and avoid risking a tribunal.
Lateral flow tests, offering results in 30 minutes, more accurate than first thought in detected Covid-19, new research finds. £250 million winter rescue package announced for GPs.
Owners of HGVs will be able to apply for funding from 30th November, with financial support schemes for other affected vehicles launching in January 2022.
Traffic levels dropped to as low as 5% of normal volumes at the height of the pandemic; however, Karen Smart confirmed customer confidence was returning.
musicMagpie's Mount Recyclemore installation, depicting G7 leaders in discarded electronics, has returned to Cornwall to mark International E-Waste Day on 14th October.
The German chain has pledged to invest £1.3 billions to grow its retail estate by 2023, and has ambitions to open one new store a week.
Money has been provided by the R Time Special Projects funding, managed by Life Leisure, Stockport Youth Justice and Targeted Youth Support Services, and Stockport Homes.
With the pandemic turning the way many of us work on it’s head, many businesses and organisations are now looking to implement hybrid working arrangements long-term.
The UK economy grew by 0.4% in August as more people dined out, went on holiday and attended music festivals, but the economy remains 2.1% below pre-pandemic levels.
The new multi-million pound Stockport Interchange is set to open in 2024, and includes a rooftop park and 196 new high-quality town centre apartments.
Hazel Grove based Fibrestar Drums are working with Lancaster University to research and develop new materials and solutions for their products.
Canadian airline, Air Transat, has announced direct flights between Manchester and Canada's financial centre will resume for the first time since the pandemic began.
Hallidays’ Director Philip Jones will focus on how to grow your business by generating and converting more leads and ensuring your customers stay longer and buy more.
The report found that overall income across the sector had reduced by 40% whereas expenditure had increased by 32% in order to meet unprecedented demand.
Institute for Fiscal Studies suggest little room for big spending announcements from government after pandemic. Recruiters report candidates for jobs in 'position of control' in wake of labour shortages.
The East-West high-speed rail link was first suggested by the then-Chancellor George Osborne in 2014 as part of the Northern Powerhouse vision to rebalance the UK economy.
The Skills Bootcamp for Retrofit is a flexible course of up to 16 weeks, giving people the opportunity to build up sector-specific skills and fast-track to an interview.
The popular attraction at Manchester Airport will run daily from 25th to 29th October after a sold-out run during the summer holidays.
Since April 2017, Totally Stockport has been working to support town centre businesses with an ambitious variety of events to increase footfall such as the Giant Leap Frog Art Trail.