To date, the North West Development Agency has spent approximately £488,000 on:
strategic economic analysis and making the business case;
facilitating the site selection process in conjunction with the BBC and local partners;
undertaking a detailed economic appraisal of the basis of the agency's investment to facilitate the mediacity.uk project;
coordinating the activities of the key stakeholders;
ensuring an appropriate contractual framework is in place for delivery of the mediacity.uk project;
contribution to the costs of a sector skills development manager to develop the opportunities resulting from the project.