David Thame's articles

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    Battle of the brands

    Shed supp Sept 2000

    Branding has never been a priority for property companies but a bright, bold marketing strategy is essential for self-storage organisations if they are to be recognised and remembered

  • Markets

    Niche market

    18 August 2000

    News and deals from around the region.

  • Markets

    A rum do

    18 August 2000

    For the Georgian coastal town of Whitehaven it is a case of drink for, not to, success. Its new £3m exhibition on the rum trade is the cornerstone to its strategy of building a tourist trade, but more is needed.

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    Northern stars

    Wales supp 2000

    North Wales has been forced to take a back seat to its needy neighbours in west Wales and the valleys but the region still has plenty to offer, regardless of its state-funding situation

  • Insight

    Champagne city

    Wales supp 2000

    Two weeks ago, the decision to go ahead with the Richard Rogers Partnership-designed extension to the Welsh Assembly's temporary headquarters was greeted with delight and relief. We report on the deals that will start to 'ooze out'.

  • Markets

    When the West was One

    12 May 2000

    Many tales have been told of out-of-town retailing, but with the lack of sites with open A1 retail consent, it is little wonder that the developers behind the West One scheme are in for a happy ending.

  • Markets

    Niche market

    12 May 2000

    News and deals from around the region.

  • Markets

    Niche market

    12 May 2000

    News and deals from around the region.

  • Markets

    Is Paradise lost?

    12 May 2000

    A scheme to regenerate Liverpool s inner city and restore its links with the river could fall at the first hurdle former Aintree racecourse owner Bill Davies.

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    A sporting chance?

    12 May 2000

    The Commonwealth Games 2002 offer the perfect opportunity to regenerate east Manchester. But it seems the Games are turning into an English shambles.