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Peel plan for 10-storey tower with hotel and ’40 jobs’

Peel plan for 10-storey tower with hotel and ’40 jobs’

A 10-storey building housing a hotel and extra offices and studios could create 40 new jobs at MediaCityUK it’s been announced today. MediaCityUK Manchester has submitted plans to Salford City Council that would mark the start of a new phase of development for the burgeoning creative and digital community. The proposals would see £20 million […]

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Freelancers offered free drama production courses at MediaCityUK

Freelancers offered free drama production courses at MediaCityUK

MediaCityUK will play host to free drama production courses, organised by Creative Skillset and the BBC Academy. Get Your Next Job in TV Drama is a day-long session of panels, networking and training for beginner and entry-level freelancers. Events are taking place in Manchester and Birmingham. “This is a great chance to learn more about building a […]

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Munford leaves Dock10

Munford leaves Dock10

Ian Munford, the commercial director of Dock10 at MediaCityUK has left the company to “pursue other interests.” He joined the studios and post-production operation at MediaCityUK in 2011, having previously been vice president of business and market development at BT Media and Broadcast. A spokesperson for Dock10 said that he wasn’t being replaced, instead head of business […]

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“Creative industries are booming” as The Greenhouse has busiest quarter to date

“Creative industries are booming” as The Greenhouse has busiest quarter to date

Bosses at MediaCityUK say the creative and digital industries in the North West are “booming”. It comes as The Greenhouse reports the busiest quarter in its history, with 9 new tenants moving in. “In the latest wave of new tenants we’ve attracted a refreshing mix of start-ups, relocations, not just from within the region but […]

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Learning head Saul Nassé to leave BBC after 24 years

Learning head Saul Nassé to leave BBC after 24 years

BBC Learning controller Saul Nassé is to leave the corporation after nearly 24 years to join the English language arm of Cambridge Assessment. Nassé, who was based with his unit at MediaCityUK, will take over as the chief executive of the body that oversees Cambridge University’s three exam boards on March 31. Nassé, who replaced Liz Cleaver […]

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Foucart takes on new role for Carousel PR

Foucart takes on new role for Carousel PR

Greenhouse-based Carousel PR has bolstered its Manchester team with the appointment of Jerome Foucart has been appointed as account manager. Managing Director, Gawen Higgins said the consultancy was experiencing a period of growth at the moment. “We’re thrilled to welcome Jerome onto the team. He has gained some great experience over the years and I’m […]

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