One Didsbury Point office building sold for £11m

Cervidae has acquired South Manchester’s Grade A office building One Didsbury Point for £11 million.The 54,252 sq ft property is currently home to occupiers including Optegra, Carrier Travel, Bouygues and IBI Group.London-based real estate investment and asset management firm Cervidae has purchased the Didsbury building from Titanium Real Estate, which ... Read More...

Eric Wright to service North West fire stations in ‘largest contract to date’

Eric Wright Facilities Management (EWFM) will service fire stations across the North West under a new 18-year contract.The Preston-based firm has been appointed as a subcontractor by ENGIE Services Limited and Balfour Beatty under the partnership’s PFI (private finance initiative) arrangement in its “largest contract to date”.Stations across Merseyside which ... Read More...

Call to nominate North West’s endangered Victorian buildings

People across the North West are being asked to nominate threatened Victorian buildings for 2018’s Top 10 Endangered Buildings List.The Victorian Society’s annual campaign will see architecture and conservation experts choose the final list, which will then aim to gather publicity to help save the sites.Cannington Shaw’s No.7 Bottle Shop in ... Read More...

Government’s £3m cultural Northern Powerhouse fund to ‘develop future talent’

A £3 million Northern Powerhouse cultural fund is a “vote of confidence that will develop future talent” according to the government.Prime Minister Theresa May announced the cash boost for cultural and creative organisations in areas including Liverpool and Manchester yesterday (8 May) during a reception at 10 Downing Street.Through the ... Read More...