Helen White, Co-Founder and Director of Marketing Stockport, talks to Jane Lomas about local business reaction to Brexit and about the Stockport BID.
Professor Ray Tallis, retired Professor of Medicine at the University of Manchester, on the Junior Doctors’ strike. Richard Higginson with a look ahead to 2016 for business in Stockport. Jacci Jones of Parent-Plus on whether it’s appropriate for teenage girls to wear makeup to school. And Sam Byrne of the Stockport Express assesses County’s form at the mid-point of the season.
As Stockport Council prepares to make more than £21m worth of savings in the next financial year — the biggest cut in a single year in history — Deputy Leader of the Council Cllr Iain Roberts explains some of the proposals. Plus we continue our party conference coverage — this week it’s the turn of the Conservatives and Cllr Syd Lloyd — and Jonathan Billings from The Wellspring on news that homelessness in Stockport increased almost threefold last year. Also, Jane looks at proposed changes to business rates.
Mark Pattison interviews Manager Tony Walker, about the success of the Business Incubator at Broadstone Mill in Reddish.
Councillor Dave Goddard also discusses some of the exciting opportunities now available for those with an idea for business.