Fast-growing ITV Studios label Possessed is setting up a new regional base in Manchester’s MediaCityUK to be headed up by former BBC Commissioner Caroline Roberts-Cherry.
Fintech firm OakNorth Holdings has secured a $440m investment from the Saudi-backed SoftBank Vision Fund and Clermont Group.
The Manchester Evening News has launched its new Sunday print edition, with editor-in-chief Darren Thwaites saying it represents an "opportunity to drive the Northern political agenda".
Media entrepreneur Chris Bird has been appointed Executive Chairman of Quest Media, the owner of Tameside Radio, the Oldham Reporter and Glossop Reporter.
Huddersfield’s Leach has been appointed as the official venue dressing sponsor for the 2019 ICF Canoe Slalom World Cup and 2020 ECA Canoe Slalom European Championships.
Fat Media has won a competitive pitch to work with indoor bouldering centre, The Climbing Hangar.
Albert Finney, one of the leading actors of his generation, has died, aged 82.
Roland Dransfield has recruited Alison Owen as account director.
BBC Comedy has released the first trailer from This Time with Alan Partridge.
Brand8 PR in Leeds, has been brought in by Chancerygate to promote its expansion strategy.