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Yorwaste achieve national health and safety award

Yorwaste has been awarded a Silver award from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA), the longest-running industry awards scheme in the UK.

Manchester based accountants Alexander & Co announced as Government Northern Powerhouse Partner

Synergy between the two organisations will help even more businesses in the region prosper and grow

York property agency launches city centre division

Croft Residential, a York-based estate agency that specialises in selling luxury properties across Yorkshire and the north of England, has launched a new division focused on the York city-centre market.

Chambers guide praises Jones Myers ‘exemplary professional standards’

The ‘exemplary professional standards’ of niche family law firm Jones Myer have been lauded in Chambers UK legal guide where the firm has again...

Newcastle dealership among the best for Motability care

A car dealership in Newcastle has received an award from the Motability scheme for its efforts in helping more people with mobility issues discover...

Stagecoach Driving Mental Health Awareness Across the Region

Stagecoach Merseyside, Cheshire and South Lancashire (MCSL) has welcomed a new cohort of twenty mental health and wellbeing champions after becoming the first Stagecoach...

North West Business Cartime Named National Award Winner

One of the North West’s fastest growing used car dealership groups cartime has been named as national winners of Motor Trader’s Car Supermarket of the Year 2019.

Hundreds of bright sparks attend Venator STEM Fest 19

Teesside based global manufacturing company Venator hosted hundreds of pupils at its STEM Fest 2019 to inspire innovation, stimulate learning in science, technology, engineering and maths and demonstrate the career opportunities available in STEM.

Solicitors STEP it up to make a perfect 10 for Latimer Hinks

Latimer Hinks Solicitors is ‘stepping’ up its team development with 10 members of its 14-strong team now holding one of the most prestigious law...

National recognition for Yarm School nursery assistant

Yarm School’s nursery teaching assistant Jo Jones has been recognised for her outstanding contribution to the education and support of the young pupils. As part...

Create Yorkshire is Highly Commended

Create Yorkshire, a scheme to deliver a major new creative hub in Leeds, was named highly commended at prestigious regional planning awards. The scheme was...

Sheffield law firm triumphs at Yorkshire Legal Awards

Sheffield law firm PM Property Lawyers triumphed in the Residential Property category at the Yorkshire Legal awards, adding another trophy to their name.

Tunstall Healthcare wins prestigious Leaders in Care Award for ‘Quest for Quality in Care...

Tunstall Healthcare took home the ‘Technology in Care Homes’ award at last week’s ‘Leaders in Care Awards’, for its work with NHS Calderdale Clinical Commissioning Group and their Quest for Quality in Care Homes programme.

Agricultural Magazine Scoops Business Award

Altrincham based agricultural supplier directory The Farmart, has been announced as winner of the Rural Business Awards (North) in the Best Rural Digital, Communications/Media...

Think Design shortlisted in four categories in the “Talk of Manchester” Awards 2019

Think have been nominated for– Best Brand Agency, Best Full-Service Agency, Best Digital Agency and Best Search Engine Visibility (SEO & SEM). Managing Director, Paul Grogan has also been shortlisted for Entrepreneur of the Year.

Synergy roars to top of industry growth league

Yorkshire's Synergy Car Leasing has powered to the top of a growth league in industry awards which also highly commend the business in two...

Cleveland Bridge UK achieves national recognition for new Behavioural Safety Charter

Cleveland Bridge UK has achieved national recognition for its newly launched Behavioural Safety Charter. Winning the prestigious Make UK award for Health, Safety and Wellbeing...

Westfield Health marks 100 years of giving back with centenarian celebrations

Two hundred of Sheffield’s centenarians, families and friends and local dignitaries attended an afternoon tea party and dinner dance at the Crowne Plaza Royal Victoria Hotel in what is possibly the city’s largest ever gathering of centenarians.

Grand Central to introduce an additional daily return service on its North East route

Train operator Grand Central has received approval to operate an additional daily return service from the North East to the capital, bringing its Monday – Saturday services to six in each direction and five on Sundays.

Kendal Nutricare named ‘National Winner’ in Prestigious European Competition

Kendal Nutricare has been named ‘National Winner’ in the 2019 European Business Awards, one of the world’s premier business competitions.

Miller Homes Completes Tough Mudder Challenge For Wakefield Hospice

A team of employees from Miller Homes has raised an amazing £4,615 for Wakefield Hospice, a charity close to their hearts and one which they have been proud to support in the past.

Specialist Glass Products increases production capacity by 80%

Investment into new equipment allows Specialist Glass Products to increase production capacity by 80%

Oddsphere Now a Listed Supplier on The Crown Commercial Service

The Manchester Software Company have been added to the UK Government’s Digital Outcomes & Specialist 4 framework, which has generated £1.45bn since 2016.

Glaisyers Solicitors shortlisted for influential business award

Glaisyers Solicitors has been shortlisted for two categories in this year's Talk of Manchester Business Awards. Nominations have now gone forward to a public vote that will decide the eventual winners, and which closes on 21 October.

Frozen poultry supplier is celebrating its 30th Anniversary

Wrexham-based frozen poultry supplier is celebrating its 30th Anniversary, with a range of activities to mark the celebration and look forward to launching exciting new product innovation to continue to support it's customers over the coming years.

Vital Energi Break into The Sunday Times Grant Thornton Top Track 250

Vital Energi have made their first appearance in the Sunday Times Grant Thornton Top Track 250 after being named 183rd on the list of...

Whitby Seafoods goes green with energy

North-Yorkshire based frozen seafood manufacturer, Whitby Seafoods are pleased to announce that their head office in Whitby and their production site, Kilkeel Seafoods in...

Chief Executive of the Materials Processing Institute shortlisted for top business award

Chief Executive of the Materials Processing Institute shortlisted for top business award. Chris McDonald, the Chief Executive of the Materials Processing Institute, has been shortlisted...

Newcastle Building Society celebrates Rising Star apprentice Gavin

The North East’s largest building society is celebrating the achievements of its own North East Rising Star apprentice.

Sedgefield MP officially opens exclusive County Durham housing development

Sedgefield MP Phil Wilson welcomes the investment of a luxury new housing development in Chilton, County Durham by North East housebuilder Homes by Carlton.

North East energy business among UK’s best

An expanding North East energy, engineering and industrial infrastructure business has jumped up a league table of the UK’s top performing firms. The Stockton based...

Taylor&Emmet recognises young business talent

Taylor&Emmet LLP is investing in the future success of Sheffield’s business community, by backing to two initiatives encouraging youth enterprise.

Success for Pegasus Group at prestigious awards

Leading consultants Pegasus Group enjoyed success at a prestigious awards ceremony recently when St Modwen Park, Doncaster was named Commercial Development of the Year. A...

Top award for local apprentice who has risen to Engineering Director

Colin Barnes, 44 from Sunderland, the Engineering Director at Go North East, the region’s largest bus company, was named ‘Engineer of the Year’ at the routeone Awards last week with judges noting that “he has so much ‘oomph’ it is unbelievable”.

Link Communication Wins Gold for Second Year Running

Leeds-based experiential marketing agency, Link Communication, picked up a Gold Award at the annual Field Marketing & Brand Experience Awards held in Brentford. The agency won the accolade for the “Most Effective Retail Sales Experience”.

Manchester business celebrates fifteen years of putting people first

A Manchester-based HR provider is celebrating fifteen years in business this week and has set its sights on becoming the region’s leading provider of outsourced HR.

Morson Group marks 50th year with record results

Global staffing solutions specialist, the Morson Group, has recorded a record year with turnover reaching £867million and the group is now on track for...

Chester Telecoms Provider Awarded Crown Commercial Service Supplier Status

Multi-award-winning telecoms provider, Vivio, has been named as a supplier on Crown Commercial Service’s Network Services 2 (RM3808) framework.

Passmore Group expands into Mirfield with new showroom

Following the successful expansion into Harrogate two years ago, Leeds-based Passmore Group has witnessed a 26% growth, which has led to its second consecutive...

Yorkshire Entrepreneur Bravely Shares Her Mental Health Journey and Story of Discovery in Bestseller

A Yorkshire entrepreneur, mum of five boys and SEN Teacher from Halifax, is celebrating becoming a bestselling author this week – after bravely sharing her mental health journey and story of discovery and personal development...