LCR weekly business news round-up: 08.12.2017

Here’s a quick round-up of some of the most important business stories for the Liverpool City region this week

Liverpool businesses urged to take part in Binary Festival 2018

Binary Festival is returning to Liverpool in 2018 and its organisers are inviting local businesses to play a leading role in the event.

Wirral Council to take over control of Birkenhead Market

Wirral Council are set to take full control of Birkenhead Market. The borough’s ruling authority has revealed they are going to purchase the leasehold of the site which sits at the heart of their major £1 billion redevelopment plans for Birkenhead.

LJMU lifted the Outstanding University Entrepreneurship Award trophy at this year’s Times Higher Education Awards

These awards, now in their 13th year and widely recognised as the “Oscars of higher education”, shine a spotlight on the exceptional achievements of individuals, teams and institutions.