OBE FOR ROCHDALE FIRM’S CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Dr Tony Bannan, 52, Chief Executive Officer of Rochdale-based Precision Technologies Group (PTG), has been appointed an Officer of the Order of the British Empire in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List 2016.
The OBE has been given in recognition of Dr Bannan’s services to the UK economy, international trade and...
Posted by Aahmed on 13 Jun 2016 at 09:29
Fix Auto Rochdale’s celebrates a decade in the network
Fix Auto Rochdale has become the eighth franchisee to join the network’s 10th Anniversary Club.
Fix Auto UK’s Ian Pugh presented Fix Auto Rochdale owners Phil and Wendy Ewbank with a plaque to commemorate a decade with the network – and the timing could not be more fitting with...
Posted by Aahmed on 6 Jun 2016 at 12:19
Place North West’s M60 Towns Development
John Searle, Chief Executive of the Rochdale Development Agency, announced Rochdale Riverside as the new name for the £65m town centre leisure scheme.
John Searle, chief executive of the Rochdale Development Agency, announced Rochdale Riverside as the new name for the £65m town centre leisure scheme, being built in partnership...
Posted by CBuckley on 5 May 2016 at 14:29
Hollingworth Academy pupils visit Holroyd’s Engineering
Students from Hollingworth Academy have taken a tour of Holroyd’s Engineering in Milnrow.
The Hollingworth Academy students were given a tour of the CNC machine shop which manufactures helical rotor screws and machine tool manufacturing facility which builds large CNC thread grinding and milling machines for export to China,...
Posted by Aahmed on 17 Mar 2016 at 14:24
Record-breaking year for Zen Internet
Rochdale-based Zen Internet has announced a record-breaking year as it celebrates its twentieth anniversary in business.
The leading independent internet service provider (ISP) saw revenues rise by 7.1 per cent from £50.6m to £54.2m in the year to the end of September 2015, and pre-tax profits of £3.2m.
Having grown from a...
Posted by Aahmed on 15 Mar 2016 at 09:51
Quat-Chem Celebrates 20 Years in Business
Quat-Chem Ltd, a family-owned business in Rochdale marks a milestone this week as the Company celebrates its 20th year in business.
In 1996 Quat-Chem set up a factory in Oldham for the manufacture of Benzalkonium Chloride, a biocidal raw material with an exceptionally wide range of industrial applications. The modest factory...
Posted by Aahmed on 3 Mar 2016 at 15:10
Yearsley Group 60th Celebrations
60 years ago Harry and Isabella Yearsley started a fresh fruit & veg business in Rochdale with their three sons, Peter, Roger and John Yearsley joining them as they left school.
60 years to the day since the company was formed, family, friends, long serving staff members and dignitaries from Rochdale Council including...
Posted by Aahmed on 1 Nov 2015 at 17:04
Tech-savvy businesses invited to bid for cash
Businesses looking to use technology to boost their company’s fortunes can now compete for money from a new Rochdale Borough Council fund aimed at helping local firms.
The new ‘get digital’ fund is available for Rochdale-based SMEs (small to medium enterprises) who have big plans to use technology to...
Posted by Aahmed on 2 Oct 2015 at 11:00