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Mason Advisory marks milestone anniversary

A thriving MediaCityUK IT consultancy, Mason Advisory, is celebrating five years in business and a five times increase in turnover. Mason Advisory has a growing... Read More

Andy Burnham unveils UK’s first 5G enabled immersive technology lab at MediaCityUK

Over £100,000 has been invested in a new virtual and augmented reality facility which was unveiled today (16 May) by Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy... Read More

BBC Philharmonic transforms concerts with live updates sent to audience’s phones

The BBC Philharmonic is transforming music lovers’ enjoyment of classical concerts with a new service for smart phones. The orchestra has worked with the BBC’s... Read More

MediaCityUK bars & restaurants top plastic-free league table

Over 80% of MediaCityUK food and drink businesses have moved away from plastic straws to more sustainable alternatives, beating several areas of Greater Manchester including... Read More

Marie Curie support bus comes to MediaCityUK

A Marie Curie bus has arrived at MediaCityUK, offering free help for anyone with concerns about terminal illness as well as information about how they can... Read More

Viacom International Studios (VIS) opens base at dock10 in MediaCityUK

Based in the dock10 television facility in MediaCityUK, the facility will provide extra capacity for Viacom International Studios UK goal of securing English-language commissions from... Read More

Toasted produces record talent numbers

MediaCityUK-based Toasted Productions is celebrating after taking its 100th trainee in 10 years through its successful work placement programme. Toasted’s trainee placement programme has evolved... Read More

Mason Advisory ranks in FT 1000: Europe’s Fastest Growing Companies 2019 report 

A MediaCityUK-based company has been named the fastest growing management consultancy in the UK. Mason Advisory was ranked number 467 in the FT1000 Europe’s Fastest... Read More

The Greenhouse buzzes with new arrivals

Specialist marketing consultancy We are Buzz has opened its first permanent office base at The Greenhouse in MediaCityUK. Its commitment to the creative and digital... Read More

Approval for New £26m Waterfront Dining Development at The Lowry Outlet

Planning consent has been granted by Salford City Council for “The Watergardens” a new waterside dining concept that will see the transformation of the southern... Read More

World leading special effects provider expands to MediaCityUK

World leading special effects and laser provider, BPM SFX Ltd has expanded into a specific TV work office in MediaCityUK’s Greenhouse, to enable them to... Read More

Creating a skilled local workforce

When it comes to skills development and creating local employment opportunities, The University of  Salford and Peel L&P have a long-standing relationship and a track... Read More

dock10 completes post production on Sky Kids’ animated series Labuntina

dock10 has completed full post production and delivery of 10 x 3-minute animated music videos for Sky Kids. Labuntina Sing-along, from animator and songwriter Valentina... Read More

The Quays business community gets quacking for charity

Children’s health charity MedEquip4Kids are back again this Easter with the annual Quays Duck Race which welcomes hundreds to Salford Quays for an afternoon of... Read More

dock10 makes new show for Channel 4

Channel 4 has commissioned a striking new factual entertainment series from Gobstopper Television in Manchester, where a 12-strong jury of the public must decide if... Read More

dock10 expands Post Production facility and launches new creative production space

dock10, the UK’s leading television facility, based at MediaCityUK, has today announced the expansion of its post production facilities and the addition of a new... Read More

NEP Connect announces new Pro14 Rugby connectivity contract with Premier Sports

MediaCityUK based NEP Connect (formerly SIS LIVE), the UK’s fastest growing provider of media fibre connectivity with its Anylive® fibre network, announced that it has... Read More

ITV Studios label sets up regional base at MediaCityUK

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.... Read More

RADA Business expands to MediaCityUK

RADA Business, the commercial subsidiary of the renowned Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, has opened an office in the Greenhouse, MediaCityUK. The new base will... Read More

Mason Advisory features on FT list

Mason Advisory, the MediaCityUK based, independent IT consultancy, has been selected as one of the leading management consultancies in the UK for Digital Transformation and... Read More

dock10 and ITV Studios extend contract until 2021

dock10, the UK’s leading television facility, based at MediaCityUK, has again extended its agreement with ITV Studios to support their production of a range of... Read More