Weaving a tale of success: Rochdale textile company set to expand
A Rochdale textile company which was founded nearly 150 years ago is looking for staff to help meet the growing demand for the ‘Made in Britain’ brand.
JH Cunliffe, which opened in Duke Street Mill in 1878, supplies soft furnishings to top high street names including John Lewis, as well as major...
Posted by Aahmed on 1 Aug 2018 at 09:00
From HNC to engineering degree: Holroyd’s modern apprentices graduate with honours
When three young adults joined Holroyd Precision’s modern apprenticeship programme back in 2011, little could they imagine that as well as securing an exciting career, they would each achieve BEng (Hons).
For Danny Quirk, Owen Camps and Rhys Garlick, however, that’s precisely what happened – and in July 2018, after seven...
Posted by Aahmed on 19 Jul 2018 at 14:38
Do you have an innovative product or service? Would you like a package of business support to help you take your ideas to the next level? Then have a look at entering the Innovation Showcase Competition at this year’s Venturefest on 13th September at Manchester Central. There are 4...
Posted by MarketingAd on 18 Jul 2018 at 07:24
Relaxing reflexology gets a foothold in Rochdale
A solution for stressed out office workers may have been found in Rochdale – after massage therapist and reflexologist Michelle Mills moved to Globe House business centre in the town.
It’s proved to be a great move for Michelle, after deciding to open her own premises earlier this year. She...
Posted by Aahmed on 29 Jun 2018 at 13:19
At the double! Ex service personnel bag jobs on Rochdale Riverside scheme
Two ex-members of the armed forces are forging a new career helping to build the new Rochdale after landing jobs at Willmott Dixon, the local contractor building the £80m Rochdale Riverside retail and leisure development.
Carl Herbert and Gary Dearden are both Rochdale born and bred, but their time in...
Posted by Aahmed on 17 May 2018 at 10:00
Triple bill! Rochdale in the running for three business awards
Rochdale’s thriving business scene and regeneration projects are in the running for three top regional awards.
The town centre’s transport interchange, the new shopping and leisure development, Rochdale Riverside, and Rochdale-based Casey Group, are all shortlisted for accolades at the North West Property Awards.
The awards, which mark...
Posted by Aahmed on 3 May 2018 at 09:18
Ready for Take Off: Rochdale in the running for major airport contract
Rochdale’s Kingsway Business Park could be home to one of four major logistics hubs which will help deliver Heathrow’s third runway.
A delegation from Heathrow airport will visit the site today (Friday 13 April) as part of a national tour. Heathrow expansion is a critical national infrastructure project for...
Posted by Aahmed on 13 Apr 2018 at 09:57
Advanced Engineering Award For Holroyd Apprentice
Rochdale-based Holroyd Precision Rotors had cause to celebrate when one of its apprentices secured a top honour at Rochdale Training’s 48th Annual Awards Evening.
Holroyd’s Joe Butler, 20, from Milnrow, was presented with Rochdale Training’s coveted Advanced Engineering Apprentice of the Year (Level 3) award at the event, which...
Posted by Aahmed on 5 Mar 2018 at 09:06