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New pitch and facilities for Salford schools and local football team

Children attending neighbouring Primary Schools, Lewis Street and Christ Church CE in Eccles, had the chance to experience their new playing surface for first ever time. Newly formed junior football club, Salford City JFC U10’s have teamed up with the two local schools to share facilities at the newly created sports field. The sports pitch, […]

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P. P. O’Connor acquires Galvac Limited

Manchester based demolition, earthworks, remediation and civil engineering specialist P. P. O’Connor confirmed it has acquired Galvac Limited, a provider of vacuum excavation equipment for an undisclosed sum. Galvac Limited, head quartered in Salford and operating nationally, was part of civil engineering contractor GPL Group which entered into administration last month. The acquisition is for […]

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Planning gained for transformation of 79 Mosley Street

Transformation of 79 Mosley Street, Manchester receives planning permission. OBI announced it has received Planning and Listed building consent from Manchester City Council for Boultbee Brooks Real Estate (BBRE) to transform the Grade II Listed 77-79 Mosley Street and 14-16 Princess Street, known collectively as 79 Mosley Street, into 26,890 sq ft of new office […]

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Photo: Thrive Summer BBQ

Thrive Summer BBQ

On Thursday 2 August, Thrive welcomed around 80 guests, including Club Thrive members and other business people from Greater Manchester to Atlas House in Wigan for their first summer BBQ. The BBQ took place in the garden at Atlas House, making use of the green area. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed the sunshine and the food. Ashurst […]

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Photo: Digital agency HQ moves to York House, Manchester

Digital agency HQ moves to York House, Manchester

OBI has announced Manchester-based digital agency, Cantarus will be moving to a new office in Bruntwood’s York House building in Manchester. The company has taken the seventh floor (3,080 sq ft) of the building on at a rent of £26.00 per sq ft. OBI acted on behalf of Cantarus, who were previously located on King […]

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