Tourism brings over £420m to Bolton economy

Tourism brought more than £420.4 million to the Bolton economy in 2015, new figures indicate. A report from Bolton Council suggests the Greater Manchester town drew 2.2% more visitors compared to the year before and generated an additional £15m in tourist revenue. Key events including the four-day Food and Drink Festival, which attracted 200,000 ... Read More...

Prestigious highways award could unlock new funding for Cheshire

A prestigious highways award could unlock new infrastructure funding for Cheshire East Council. The local authority’s highways service has received ISO 550001 recognition for its standard of asset management when it comes to the area’s £5 billion network of roads, bridges, lighting, footways and traffic signs. The British Standards ISO award acknowledges ... Read More...

Bruntwood announces record 40th year

Bruntwood has announced a positive performance during the 2015/16 financial year. Accounts show the firm broke through the £1 billion mark for property under its ownership for the first time in its 40-year history. Net worth, at £473 million, was up by 16% on 2015, surpassing its pre-recession high of £437m. Turnover for ... Read More...