Opportunity knocks for local businesses at ‘meet the buyer’ event
Local companies across Rochdale set out their stall at a unique event where millions of pounds worth of public sector contracts were up for grabs.
More than 127 businesses, 29 of which were from Rochdale, flocked to the meet the buyer event at Rochdale Town Hall, which was designed to help local...
Posted on 27 Nov 2018
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 on 3 May 2018
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 on 5 Mar 2018
First meet the buyer event boosts small business purchase power
Over 150 small businesses from Rochdale and beyond took centre stage at an event designed to help them win contracts with some of the biggest public sector organisations in Greater Manchester.
Over 315 appointments took place during the first ever meet-the buyer event at Stockport Town Hall, which was organised by STaR...
Posted on 11 Jul 2017
PTG’s Chief Executive Officer is presented with OBE
Dr Tony Bannan, 52, Chief Executive Officer of Rochdale-based Precision Technologies Group (PTG), received the OBE from HRH The Prince of Wales at an investiture at Buckingham Palace on Friday, 27 January 2017.
Dr Bannan was appointed an Officer of the Order of the British Empire in the Queen’s 90th Birthday Honours...
Posted on 7 Feb 2017
Rochdale Business Awards
TRIBUTES flowed from all directions following the hugely successful sixth Rochdale Business Awards in the Great Hall at the Town Hall on Friday.
Once again the borough's business community gathered to celebrate the continuing success of Rochdale's thriving industrial and commercial scene with more than 300 finalists, sponsors and their guests...
Posted on 14 Nov 2016