Inspired Spaces North 2018

The shortlist for Inspired Spaces North 2018, the search for the region's most inspiring workspaces, has been announced.

The Inspired Spaces North initiative, in association with  Active Profile and Prolific North, has been backed for a second year by headline partner Sheila Bird Group, with supporting partners Zut Media, GVA and Windmill Green.

A lengthy judging session considered numerous high quality entries from Manchester, Leeds, Liverpool, Knutsford, Newcastle, Blackburn, Wetherby, Salford and Wirral.

And the resulting 22-strong shortlist can be seen here:

A public vote will then take place with the top 10 and overall winner announced at a wrap party later in the year.

You can see last year's top 10 and winner here.

Throughout the autumn we will be profiling the shortlisted entries - you can see them here:

Inside the shortlisted entries - Part 1

Step inside the workspaces of Absolute Commercial Interiors Ltd, Buffalo 7, Citypress and Colony Coworking

Inside the shortlisted entries - Part 2

Inside Cube3, e3creative, Evoke Creative and Hattrick

Inside the shortlisted entries - part 3

Inside Elmwood, Engage, Hedgehog Lab and Bright Building at the Manchester Science Park

Inside the shortlisted entries - part 4

Inside Peak, The Tapestry, RLB Manchester and Sedulo

Inside the shortlisted entries - part 5

Inside ThoughtWorks Manchester, Workspace Design & Build, Yolk and Zeal