A report by law firm Irwin Mitchell has shown Stockport to be the region’s fastest growing economy.
As reported in the Manchester Evening News, the UK Powerhouse Study produced by Irwin Mitchell and the Centre for Economics and Business Research, reports that Stockport is the region’s fastest growing economy but Manchester is set to maintain strong jobs growth post Brexit.
Stockport is part way through a £1bn programme of investment that has seen a new business zone offering Grade A office space at Stockport Exchange; the Town Centre Access Plan – TCAP and a new leisure development at Redrock incorporating a new cinema complex and choice of popular restaurants. Phase 3 of Stockport Exchange will provide for another 60,000 sq ft of Grade A office space in a six-storey development adjacent to Stockport Exchange.
Future projects include for a new £85m transport interchange in Stockport town centre which will include the creation of a two acre park and a focus on creating town centre living.
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