Why Brits Are Binning Their Business Plans Read more

Why Brits Are Binning Their Business Plans

Why Brits are binning their business plans: New research provided to Pennine Business News shows that: Almost 40% of Brits would like to own a business Lack of stable income is the main thing stopping would-be entrepreneurs from taking the leap The stress, finances and long hours associated with owning a company were also cited […]

Stockport Homes commended for Welfare Reform work Read more

Stockport Homes commended for Welfare Reform work

Stockport Homes commended for Welfare Reform work: Stockport Homes has won the ‘Helping Tenants Manage the Impact of Welfare Reform’ award at the NFA awards. The winners were announced at a ceremony at the Hilton Deansgate, Manchester on 15 July. The award recognises a project or initiative designed to help tenants manage the impacts of […]

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Electrification delays hold back northern economy

Delays to rail-electrification leave the UK economy is fundamentally unbalanced. David Cameron admitted back in 2010 that for too long had the lion’s share of growth and investment been focussed on a few regions in the south. In a more recent report from 2013 in the Journal of Economic Geography, authors from the University of […]

Athens waits with baited breath for vital bailout deal Read more

Grexit consequences for the north

Grexit consequences for the north: June 22nd had people around Europe waiting nervously, as the last day for the Greek government to reach a deal with Brussels that would secure more money for the country on the edge of bankruptcy. A great deal of discussion and analysis has gone into whether or not the EU […]