Extra trains between Liverpool and Manchester later this year

Later this year, two electric trains are to begin running between Liverpool and Manchester, via Newton-le-Willows.

The Global Manufacturing Festival returns for its fifth year at IFB 2014

The Global Manufacturing Festival is now in its fifth year and will return again in 2014 as part of the International Festival of Business at the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre with Boeing on June 25.

30 James Street opens doors to first guests following incredible transformation

One of Liverpool's most iconic buildings will be re-opening its doors today (Friday 4th April) after a stunning transformation.

Royal Bank of Scotland to close over 40 branches across the UK

It has been revealed that the Royal Bank of Scotland will be closing some of its branches across the UK, from Scotland o the south coast of England.

City eatery secures Top 5 spot in Taste of England Awards

After impressing foodie fanatics with culinary wonders, Delifonseca Dockside has been shortlisted for ‘Taste of England’ in the VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2014.


Revelopment of Dale Street continues with Citrus House transformation

The redevelopment of Liverpool's Dale Street is proceeding with plans to transform a listed empty office building into 34 brand new apartments.

Liverpool Vision staff to be cut by more than a third

Austerity cuts have impacted Liverpool City Councils economic development agency, cutting staff by more than a third.

The total number of staff at Vision will be cut from 64 to 37 over the coming months.

£2 billion of private investment brought to the region

A 50 year regeneration blueprint has already generated £2bn of private investment and thousands of jobs for the region.

Businesses to be saved up to £1bn in energy costs with new rules

New regulations came into action yesterday which are set to make it easier for small businesses to negotiate the rates they pay for energy and lead to annual savings in excess of £1bn.

Brand new funding platform launched for growing enterprises

A brand new platform has been launched by The National Association of Commercial Finance Brokers (NACFB) which aims to help growing enterprises secure finance.