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Wednesday, 19 March, 2014 - 10:30
(Sources: Zywave, Wrightsure Insurance)The government announced on 22 March 2014 that it has accepted the Low Pay Commission’s (LPC) 2014 recommendations in full and will increase the national minimum wage (NMW) to £6.50 an hour in October 2014....
Tuesday, 18 March, 2014 - 10:56
Maxwell Hodge is offering free advice on inheritance planning at Maghull Town Hall on the 20 March. Lawyers will be on hand to give free advice on Wills, inheritance tax, lasting powers of attorney, care home issues and capital release. The seminar...
Tuesday, 18 March, 2014 - 09:18
Summit aims to make Liverpool cleaner and greener... The breakfast-time meeting will take place at Liverpool Town Hall on 19th March and will bring together a wide range of organisations to look at how the city can implement the Mayoral pledge...
Tuesday, 18 March, 2014 - 09:10
Leading independent cloud hosting provider Cyber Host Pro is advising local firms of how to secure their custom built websites.  Director of Cyber Host Pro Chris Danks believes that software, such as WordPress, poses many benefits for...
Tuesday, 18 March, 2014 - 09:05
A renowned Liverpool hairdresser has snipped his way to success by securing a place at the L’Oréal Colour Trophy North West Regional Final 2014.Andrew Joseph Manion, director of AJM Hairdressing in Old Swan, has beat off stiff competition...
Tuesday, 18 March, 2014 - 09:02
This April, contemporary beats and traditional Celtic music come together at The Capstone Theatre when acclaimed ensemble The Peatbog Faeries perform live on Saturday 12th April.Hailing from the Isle of Skye, The...
Tuesday, 18 March, 2014 - 08:29
Katie, Lou-Holland, a member of the Liverpool-based creative agency, D-MYST, has been invited by Massey University in New Zealand to help launch their SmokeFree movement ‘it’s my life’.D-MYST is a creative agency made up of young people who feel...
Monday, 17 March, 2014 - 11:29
Seven of the country’s major alternative funders have launched a web portal designed to signpost small and medium-sized enterprises to the most appropriate source of non-bank funding, providing a shortcut to finance options that business owners...
Monday, 17 March, 2014 - 11:22
 A report by free-market thinktank, the Adam Smith Institute has claimed that cutting Corporation Tax would increase workers' wages.Cutting Corporation Tax would increase workers’ wages, a report by the Adam Smith Institute, a free-market...
Monday, 17 March, 2014 - 11:17
Haines Watts Chartered Accountants have unveiled their new Tax Compliance Website. The firm, which has 60 offices and more than 35,000 clients around the UK, believes that the site http://hwtaxcompliance.co.uk will appeal to companies or...
Monday, 17 March, 2014 - 11:10
The team behind 30 James Street, Signature Living Developments will create 125 new jobs this year.The mix of full time and part time construction, administrative and service industry posts will reach across the company's hotel and serviced apartment...
Monday, 17 March, 2014 - 10:43
With St Patrick’s Day around the corner, Delifonseca Stanley Street is set to get into the spirit of things with the help of a few Irish tipples.On Monday, March 17, the critically acclaimed bar and restaurant will present its Irish charm and give...
Monday, 17 March, 2014 - 10:42
Bruntwood is developing a further 12 suites at Liverpool’s Cotton Exchange following “remarkable” demand for its initial phase.   Three quarters of the original Trading Rooms development have now been let, prompting the family-owned firm to...
Monday, 17 March, 2014 - 10:40
Merseyside PR agency Boxed Off Communications has been appointed by North Wales’ biggest tourist attraction, Snowdon Mountain Railway.Last year around 150,000 people took a trip to the summit of Snowdon on the railway which is the only one of its...
Monday, 17 March, 2014 - 10:36
Wirral's newest Food and Drink offering Chambers Bar and Grill pledges to train young people by starting a training and development centre within their new restaurant which has just opened in Argyle Street in Birkenhead. The bistro which is...
Friday, 14 March, 2014 - 16:50
Spire Hospital Liverpool has appointed Spanish doctor Mar Valenzuela as their new private female GP doctor. Mar began her career studying medicine in Spain where she also completed her GP training. While living in Spain, Dr Valenzuela worked in...
Friday, 14 March, 2014 - 16:42
Aintree Racecourse is pleased to announce Abba tribute music act, Bjorn Again, will perform on Grand Opening Day, Thursday 3rd April, at The Crabbie’s Grand National Festival.   Bjorn Again was founded in Melbourne, Australia, and rapidly...
Friday, 14 March, 2014 - 16:37
A new venue for this year’s Liverpool Hope International Tennis Tournament has today been announced.   The Liverpool Cricket Club will this year host the tournament, which is the largest tennis exhibition in Europe. The tournament will run from...
Friday, 14 March, 2014 - 16:27
Aintree Racecourse has announced that the Military Wives Choir will perform the National Anthem before The Crabbie’s Grand National on Saturday, April 5. Members of the choir from the Military Wives Choir Shawbury and Military Wives Choir Cosford,...
Friday, 14 March, 2014 - 16:22
The Crabbie’s Grand National has once more decided to team up with Liverpool Echo journalist Peter Guy to give Merseyside musicians the chance to perform live at the world’s biggest steeplechase. Emerging music acts from across the region can be...
Friday, 14 March, 2014 - 16:14
Alison Lobb has been named as the new managing partner at Morecrofts Solicitors following the departure of Helen Broughton.   Broughton, who has led the firm since 2006, is leaving having being appointed as a full time District Tribunal Judge...
Friday, 14 March, 2014 - 11:57
A brand new Easter Grotto experience has been announced in Liverpool at one of its most iconic buildings. The Easter Bunny Parade will take place at the city’s St George’s Hall from Saturday 5th to Monday 21st ...
Friday, 14 March, 2014 - 11:31
Cheshire based Imaginations have been appointed as an Official Sponsorship & Games Entry Partner for the World Corporate Games that are taking place in Liverpool this June.  The Games take place during the International Festival for...
Friday, 14 March, 2014 - 11:27
Liverpool’s Tmesis Theatre and Physical Fest are back for 2014, and this year Physical Fest - the only festival of its kind in Europe, celebrates its 10th consecutive annual outing since its launch back in 2005. This year’s...
Friday, 14 March, 2014 - 10:13
Liverpool’s young business entrepreneur Andy Aldrich has today revealed massive expansion plans for his award-winning city centre restaurant, Viva Brazil. A new and exclusive dining area will open upstairs, taking the total number of covers at...