Tag Archives: manchester

Wheel of fortune

Sometimes the best ideas stem from informal conversations, quite often involving a pint in the local public house. Fortunately, on very rare occasions, those ideas fester, develop and evolve and somewhere down the line become a reality. Mark Hadaway visited Parkway Prestige, Manchester to witness the outcome of one such moment… Parkway Prestige Accident Repair Centre was founded in 1993, […]

Aviva to close three sites in Manchester

Insurance Age reports that Aviva will be closing its offices in Stretford, Salford Quays and Manchester Albert Square in the Greater Manchester area, as well as reducing its presence in Exeter and Dorking, which will result in job losses. According to the insurer it will be focusing its operations on a number of core locations in the UK following its […]

Roofspace initiative

Parkway Prestige accident repair centre, Manchester is renting out its roof space for a solar array with investors ensuring it pays no more than 5p per kilowatt hour for its electricity. Before business partners Dave Gage and Tony McCauley signed up for the 100 kilowatt array at the Monde Trading Estate premises at Trafford Park, the pair were paying 13p […]