Kemp: Importance of face-to-face communication cannot be underestimated

The importance to face-to-face communication in business cannot be underestimated according Bruntwood’s chief commercial officer.Addressing the issue of digital versus physical infrastructure, Phil Kemp made the case for improved capacity on lines to London through HS2 and faster journey times across the North West.Both the Conservatives and Labour have said ... Read More...

Civic, community and business groups ‘will pull together to strengthen Manchester’ following attack

Manchester will “emerge, once again, stronger as a city” as civic, community and business groups pull together following last night’s (22 May) attack.Chris Oglesby, chief executive of property firm Bruntwood, has paid tribute to those affected by the explosion at Manchester Arena, which Greater Manchester Police is treating as a ... Read More...

Ask the panel: digital or physical infrastructure – which will have the greater impact in the North West?

Ask the panel: digital or physical infrastructure - which will have the greater impact in the North West? The government’s recently announced UK Digital Strategy includes commitment to developing a “world class” digital infrastructure whilst, at the same time, it presses ahead with the £56 billion HS2 and the mammoth Trans-Pennine ... Read More...

Citylabs £60m campus expansion given the go-ahead

Manchester Science Partnerships (MSP) has received the go-ahead for the £60 million expansion of its Citylabs biomedical campus.Bruntwood will deliver the Citylabs 2.0 and 3.0 development on behalf of the joint venture between MSP and Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust after Manchester City Council approved the project.Designed by architects Sheppard ... Read More...