Category Archives: Business

Former teacher and student find themselves ‘app’ily reunited!

When former Computer Science teacher, Mal Blackburne, wanted a company to design a digital treasure hunt app for his new business, he didn’t expect to find himself reunited with a former pupil. He was looking for app developers to help him with his vision for his Heswall-based business, PuzzleDuck, which designs and builds digital treasure…
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“Cathedral Christmas Tree Festival Winners Announced”

The winners of Chester Cathedral’s 2019 Christmas Tree Festival have been announced with Special Needs Care and ‘Girl Guiding, Cheshire Forest’ scooping the top prizes. The festival, which returned for its seventh year in 2019, ran from November through to January 2020 and featured more than 50 majestic Christmas trees decorated by schools and businesses…
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CIRCLE Leadership announces Northern Powerhouse partnership

Cheshire-based CIRCLE Leadership has become a member of the Government’s Northern Powerhouse Partnership Programme. As part of the Government’s Industrial Strategy, the Northern Powerhouse Partners Programme is a coalition of business that aim to promote economic growth across the region. It achieves this by bringing together a range of businesses and institutions which are intrinsically…
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Cheshire East considers feedback on draft planning policies

Cheshire East Council received more than 2,700 responses during its recent consultation on its draft site allocations and development policies document (SADPD). The purpose of the SADPD, which forms the second part of the council’s Local Plan, is to set out detailed planning policies to guide decisions on planning applications as well as identifying additional…
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