Vue to buy Odeon Printworks following CMA ruling

Vue is to acquire Manchester's Odeon Printworks cinema following a ruling by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA).The 20-screen multiplex was originally to be purchased by AMC Acquisition Ltd before the watchdog scuppered the deal over fears it could compromise competition in the local market.AMC already operates the Great Northern, a 16-screen multiplex, ... Read More...

Dakota hotel plan progresses at ‘strategically important’ Manchester site

Evans Property Group is confident it has found the “perfect” Manchester site for its expanding Dakota Deluxe hotel brand after securing planning permission.The Leeds-based firm plans to start work this summer on a new leisure destination within the city’s “strategically important” Piccadilly Basin regeneration development.The 137-room accommodation complex is expected ... Read More...