An exciting collaboration between two Heatons based businesses is offering a new afternoon tea service to be enjoyed in your home or a venue of your choice. Launched in June 2012, Amanda of Pixie Bakery (creator of delicious cakes and baked goods) and Emma of Pebble in the Pond (event stylist and avid collector of [...]
Work is well under way on the refurbishment of this locally listed, historic building in the heart of Heaton Moor – considered by Stockport MBC conservation team to be one of the most important buildings in the conservation area. In a joint development between Albert Holliday & Sons Ltd and Contour Housing Group, supported by [...]
Peter Tollit’s specs Today more and more people are becoming concerned over the social, environmental and ethical issues that confront our world today. Subjects as diverse as environmental improvement, global warming, genetically modified foods, gambling and the destruction of the rain forests are increasingly on our minds. There are many ways in which you can [...]
Someone told me other day that (gasp) he didn’t own a computer! It occurred to me that I don’t know a household these days that doesn’t have several. Running a small business usually involves a couple more…. throw in some regular travel, or work from clients’ offices or Starbucks, and it’s not long before you start [...]
As we celebrate New Year it is worth making sure that your family are fully protected.
There is a four stage process that a customer goes through before making a purchase. These are summarised in the acronym A.I.D.A. This stands for Attention, Interest, Desire and Action. The objective of all your marketing material should be to fulfil one or more stages of the A.I.D.A. marketing formula.
By Ben Poland “Local” is a word you’re going to be hearing more and more in 2011. Cuts to council budgets, the devolution of regional development agencies and the formation of Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs) will mean that more power is going to need to be given to local business and community groups. Whether this [...]