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Years of graft deliver ‘overnight success.’

Overnight, Sean Egan became regional managing director with one of the UK’s top five housebuilders. The challenge was created by the £1.1 billion acquisition of...

Harrogate-based Rooster’s scoops six awards at prestigious beer competition & teams with Leeds brewery...

Harrogate-based Rooster’s Brewing Co was one of the big winners at the highly prestigious SIBA Independent Beer Awards, scooping six gongs for its critically acclaimed beers.

No place like home for Cleveland Bridge with contract award for A19 Testo’s flyover...

Maintaining its proud association with North East England, Cleveland Bridge UK has secured another project in the region to manufacturer a new structure in...

High Street Group completes its first Build to Rent development for Grainger plc

The High Street Group has completed the first project in its build-to-rent pipeline, delivering much-needed new rental housing in central Milton Keynes on behalf...

Begbies Traynor supports Bradford children’s charity

Begbies Traynor, the UK’s leading independent insolvency firm, is the latest Yorkshire business to lend its support to One in a Million, a Bradford-based charity that works with disadvantaged children and young people across the city.

Two Manchester Businesses Work Together To Launch National TV Ad

LeasingOptions is making its debut on screen with its first national TV advertising campaign featuring its new LO:bot character.

Venturi Ltd founder completes MBO to drive further growth

International specialist technology staffing company, Venturi Ltd is targeting further growth and scale-up of its operations following the completion of a vendor-initiated management buyout. The...

British backpack brand to supply Alfa Romeo Racing ORLEN in 2020 Formula One Championship

Two brothers from the North West, who created and built a backpack brand trusted by athletes around the world, have now become official suppliers...

Simon Bailes Peugeot is recognised for Motability excellence

Simon Bailes Peugeot has been presented with a regional award for its work with the Motability Car Scheme. The Dealer Awards are run by Motability...

Huddersfield Aesthetics Clinic Awarded CQC Status

Huddersfield aesthetics clinic, Pretty Machine Aesthetics has been awarded CQC (Care Quality Commission) status following a stringent process, demonstrating the clinic’s commitment to the...

Greaves West & Ayre celebrate female trio of Chartered Accountants

A trio of females at a local firm are celebrating there Chartered Accountancy qualifications coinciding with International Women’s Day and the Institute of Chartered Accountancy’s centenary campaign marking the admittance of its first female member.

Durham Dad Dared to Venture onto Prime Time TV Ticking Off Ultimate Ambition

Simon Bourne, 35, from County Durham, founder of The Hand Dyed Shoe Co is to feature on BBC’s Dragon’s Den.

Stephenson celebrates women in manufacturing for International Women’s Day 2020

Leeds-based personal care ingredients manufacturer Stephenson is showing its support for International Women’s Day 2020 (Sunday 8 March). The global manufacturing business which specialises in...

Architects with designs on the future strengthens its directorial team

A Saltaire-based architects has strengthened its senior team with the appointment of a new director. Martyn Booker takes the position at Rance Booth Smith Architects...

Mason Advisory ranks in FT 1000: Europe’s Fastest Growing Companies 2020 report

Financial Times names North West IT consultancy one of the fastest growing companies in Europe.

Yorkshire clean energy startup set for site expansion and workforce growth

FeTu, a Yorkshire startup whose award-winning green energy device has the potential to substantially reduce industrial CO2 emissions by recovering waste heat into electricity, has increased its workforce from four to eight over the past 12 months...

Phusion IM achieves Microsoft Gold partner status

Phusion IM has established an enhanced collaborative partnership with Microsoft, which recognises the company’s capabilities as an innovative developer of engineering data management solutions...

National Recognition for Farnell Jaguar Land Rover Leeds service manager

Scott Hampton, service manager at Farnell Jaguar Land Rover Leeds, has been rewarded for his exceptional performance. He was named ‘Service Manager of the Year’...

Giving the Gift of Storage: 20 Shipping Containers Donated to Local Charities

Ace Containers are giving away 20 shipping containers to good causes around Leeds, with the assistance of Sean Bell from Spacewise. The company has...

Ovenu Wakefield owner cleans up with maximum rated reviews

A former sub-contractor who took over oven valeting enterprise Ovenu Wakefield just six months ago is celebrating after it achieved a clean sweep of...

Another Two Clarion Lawyers Achieve Resolution Accreditation

Legal director Jane Ingleby and associate Stephanie Douthwaite are the latest lawyers in Clarion’s family team to be awarded Specialist Accreditation by Resolution, the membership organisation for professionals working with separating families.

Anwyl celebrates 90th anniversary

It’s time to celebrate; the Flintshire-headquartered Anwyl Group is 90 and will mark the milestone with a series of special 90-themed community and charity donations during its anniversary year.

Leeds roofing group Everlast celebrates two decades in business

Everlast, a Leeds-based roofing and cladding group that provides specialist services across the construction, property and rail sectors, is celebrating 20 years in business.

QA Weld Tech marks 40th anniversary with increased export ambitions

QA Weld Tech, the international specialist engineering company based on Teesside, is celebrating its 40th anniversary in business with ambitions to grow its export...

Female apprentices ‘painting the glass ceiling’ with bespoke decorating firm

S. Nicholson and Sons, a bespoke decorating firm based in Bishop Auckland, is encouraging more females to consider pursuing a career in the painting...

Pacifica Group achieves a ‘double-double’ after repeat success at Energy Efficiency Awards

Pacifica Group is celebrating repeat success at a prestigious awards ceremony for its work tackling fuel poverty in the North East for the second...

Yorkshire chooses to support homeless at awards ceremony

A West-Yorkshire based homelessness charity has been announced as the charity to benefit from the funds raised at a regional awards ceremony.

Clarion ranked 8th in Sunday Times ‘Best Small Companies to Work For’ list

Clarion has been ranked No. 8 in the prestigious Sunday Times list which recognises the 100 companies throughout the UK with the most engaged teams.

UKCaravans4Hire increases turnover by 40% with launch of new booking platform

UKcaravans4hire is the UK's online booking platform specifically aimed at caravan holidays. Since moving away from a directory format to providing online booking, Ukcaravans4hire's turnover has increased by 40%.

Stockport Gin Launch Sustainable Edition Gin

Stockport Gin have launched a new ‘Sustainable Edition’ gin exclusively for Selfridges.

Salford accountancy firm is fastest practice in Manchester to reach Xero Platinum Status

Salford accountancy firm, Quay Accountants, has received platinum partner status with Xero. They are the fastest practice in Manchester to have achieved this accolade,...

Carden Park gets The PGA‘s world renowned seal of approval

Carden Park has further strengthened its reputation as one of the country’s finest golf hotels after becoming a PGA accredited golf academy. Nestled in the...

Prestigious Chartered status awarded to County Durham firm

Local financial investment company Three Counties Limited is celebrating, having been awarded corporate Chartered status from the Chartered Insurance Institute (CII), the professional body for Insurance and Personal Finance.
Yorkshire design studio shortlisted for global award

Yorkshire interior design studio shortlisted for global award

Ilkley-based interior design studio, Sturman & Co., has been recognised by the global interior design and architecture industry in this year’s International Design & Architecture Awards. The...

Clarion achieves three star accreditation in national ‘Best Companies to Work For’ scheme

Leeds law firm Clarion has achieved a three star accreditation as one of the 2020 ‘Best Companies to Work For’ in recognition of the “outstanding levels of engagement” of its 230-strong workforce.

Onyx Health receive national recognition as a “one to watch” business in Newcastle

Healthcare marketing communications agency, Onyx Health have been nationally recognised by The Sunday Times as one of six “one to watch” businesses based in Newcastle

Trinity McQueen acquires content development experts Blinc

Leeds-based insight consultancy Trinity McQueen is continuing its expansion with the acquisition of content and creative development experts, Blinc Partnerships.

Rooster’s Brewing Co. completes £850,000 investment in state-of-the-art Harrogate brewery and taproom

Pioneering North Yorkshire brewery, Rooster’s Brewing Co, has completed a £850,000 investment into a new, state-of-the-art brewery and taproom, three times the size of its previous premises, as it looks to keep up with surging demand.

Clive Owen LLP again named top corporate finance team in North East

Award-winning north east accountancy firm Clive Owen LLP, which specialises in corporate and commercial clients, is celebrating after once again being named the top...

Infinity Works rated as one of the UK’s leading management consultants

Infinity Works, the fast-growing digital transformation consultancy, has been named among the UK’s top management consultancies in an influential analysis of the sector. Compiled by...