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Project Management Institute (PMI) recognises top UK Covid-19 response projects as part of National...

PMI UK, in association with PwC, announces the 10 finalists in the Special Covid-19 response Award category.

Lancashire-based Speaker Coach And Big Brother’s Nikki Grahame Come Together To Empower Women To...

A Lancashire-based Entrepreneur who says ‘The Internet Changed My Life’ celebrates International Internet Day and Online Networking Day on 29th October with a day...

Interview: Sheffield start-up launches free cybersecurity webinar series for SMEs

Hadageto, the secure service for document management, filing is sharing, is on a mission. The start-up, with teams spanning Sheffield, Berlin and Chicago, wants to help small businesses to work remotely.

Women in the Law UK to hold full-day annual conference online in November

Online conference will include sessions on building professional networks, confidence and overcoming imposter syndrome.

‘The Humber is a world-leading green energy powerhouse’ says Clean Growth Minster

The Humber is a renewable energy “powerhouse” that is central to the country’s transition to a zero-carbon economy, a senior government figure has said.

Hebden Bridge Business Plays A Part In $3.5 Billion Amazon Sales Event

The Hebden Bridge man behind an e-commerce company specialising in active and lifestyle products is celebrating a bumper sales period after taking part in Amazon’s two biggest days ever for SMEs.

How the Humber can prosper from a green energy revolution

The Humber has a unique opportunity to proposer from a green energy revolution by unlocking significant investment and creating thousands of skilled jobs, a prominent business leader has said ahead of an innovative climate change summit.

Three Manchester businesses are sharing their expertise in a series of webinars

Three professional services firms based in Manchester have come together to share their expertise by providing a series of webinars. The first free event will take place online on 22 October 2020 at 1.00 pm.

Programme to boost SME recovery kicks off

A new, fully-funded leadership programme, created specifically to help SMEs build resilience, tackle the challenges they’re facing during Covid-19, and drive future growth, is now underway with its first cohort from across the region.

Play your part in climate change challenge with city building game

A new simulation game is being used to highlight the devastating impact carbon emissions have on the environment ahead of a pioneering climate change summit.

Businesses invited to tee off for Simon on the Streets

Businesses are invited to participate in an afternoon of golf as part of a fundraising activity to raise money for Yorkshire charity, Simon on the Streets.

Dragon’s Den star confirmed as Entrepreneurs’ Forum launches autumn and winter events programme

The Entrepreneurs’ Forum has unveiled its responsive autumn-winter events programme designed to inspire, inform, and unite the North East’s business community. It will continue to...

Creative and digital sectors ‘on growth path in Liverpool’

The creative and digital sectors of the Liverpool economy have the capability to grow further and diverse funding streams are available despite the challenges...

Business leaders urged to save rainforests and protect the climate

Rainforest Trust UK is asking British businesses to act on climate change at the upcoming Leeds Digital Festival. The charity is holding an online...

CDS and University of Cambridge to host digital inclusivity workshop

CDS has partnered with the University of Cambridge and SimpleUsability to offer a digital inclusivity workshop for the sector’s professionals, in line with this...

Harrogate Town AFC Reveals The EnviroVent Stadium

Flying high on the news of its recent promotion to the English Football League, Harrogate Town AFC is excited to announce EnviroVent as its major sponsor for the 2020/2021 season, as it unveils The EnviroVent stadium.

The Work-Wise Foundation’s First Ever Virtual Summer Academy’s a Hit with Pupils

The first ever virtual Work-wise Foundation annual Summer Academy has been hailed a huge success by attendees and schools taking part in the event.

Humber to unite in drive towards zero-carbon future at innovative digital summit

The Humber will unite in the drive towards a zero-carbon future at the region’s first fully immersive digital event of its kind.

Bradford Manufacturing Weeks 2020 helps schools “make up for lost time”

Organisers of Bradford’s annual manufacturing initiative are delighted by the response from schools wanting to “make up for lost time” and involve more pupils...

Electrical engineering firm pledges ongoing support to local hospice

Smith Brothers Contracting Ltd has extended its support of Overgate Hospice, an independent charity based in Elland, which strives to help those living with...

Linaro Hosts Exclusive Virtual Connect Event for Arm Developers

Arm software experts Linaro, are preparing to pivot to an exciting new digital format ahead of their next event this September. The bi-annual event, which...

Demand for Webinar Places Soar, Reports PMI UK

PMI UK, the UK chapter of the world’s leading project management organisation, has seen attendance of its online webinars double during the Coronavirus lockdown.

Leading Yorkshire manufacturer throws spotlight on community partnership at Backing Britain event

Manufacturer of speciality soap bases and natural ingredients, Stephenson, is hoping to secure additional businesses support with an innovative youth focussed charity through its...

Sauce gives arts festival the freedom to go digital all year round

Smart tech specialist Sauce is helping reinvent Hull’s biggest arts festival as an interactive, year-round digital experience.

Digital health accelerator programme open for applications

[email protected], an accelerator programme aimed at helping digital health innovators navigate the NHS in the Yorkshire and Humber region, is open for applications from...

0800 Repair to provide home heating services for North Star Housing Group

0800 Repair, part of Pacifica Group, is to provide a range of home heating services to 3,500 homes on Teesside. North East-based housing association North...

Thirteen strengthens its top team with new appointments

Thirteen, the North East’s largest housing company, has made two new senior appointments to strengthen its executive team. David Ripley has been appointed as Thirteen’s...

Homelessness charity invites businesses to network in first virtual event

Homelessness charity Simon on the Streets has organised its first virtual networking event on Thursday 6th August at 1-2pm as part of its corporate partnership, 5 for 5.

Thirteen set top open permanent Stockton store

Following the success of its pop-up earlier this year, Thirteen’s vibrant permanent Stockton store is gearing up to open safely on Monday 3 August...

Leeds-based Award Winning Human Rights Charity Calls for Support to Shine the Spotlight on...

• Call for the public and service providers to unite and ‘Shine the Spotlight on the reality of honour based abuse in the UK...

Entrepreneurial Mum Famous for Putting Bow Ties on Llamas Launches New North West Centre...

Lancashire entrepreneur and author Celia Gaze who founded the multi award-winning Wellbeing Farm and is a recognised voice in the corporate wellness space has...

Sponsors announced as new date set for Yorkshire sustainability conference

Yorkshire-headquartered green initiative In the Circle has announced that musicMagpie and Squire Patton Boggs will be among the headline sponsors for its physical and...

Global Business Leaders, Self Made Millionaires, TV Personalities and Celebs Link Arms and Festoon...

The Big Festoon is a 12-hour charity event that has attracted over 20 global entrepreneurs and celebs supporting small business owners & entrepreneurs whose...

Preston Entrepreneurial Mum and Domestic Abuse Survivor to Host Global Fundraiser for Women’s Aid

An entrepreneurial mum of 3 from Preston who’s a domestic abuse survivor is on a mission to have ‘done her bit’ during Covid-19, through...

Unique Opportunity For Local Business Leaders To Quiz Ed Miliband This Wednesday

This week, Yorkshire’s business leaders will have the opportunity to participate in a live Q&A session with newly appointed shadow business secretary, Ed Miliband.

Enjoy A ‘Little Sleep In’ During Lockdown To Raise Funds For Local Charity

This Friday night hundreds of West Yorkshire residents and families will participate in a fundraising event with a difference, when they pitch tents and camp out in their gardens in a major ‘sleep in’ to raise money for local charity, Simon on the St

Sign of the times: Leeds signage manufacturer keeping home-bound staff connected through virtual leisure...

Leeds-based digital and traditional signage specialist Widd Signs has launched a programme of virtual events, designed to help home-workers and furloughed staff to keep connected, entertained and healthy during lockdown.

Belmayne kicks charity ball into next year

Dronfield-based financial planners, Belmayne, are postponing their charity fundraising ball, due to take place at the end of this month, following the coronavirus lockdown.

Women in the Law UK goes virtual

Professional development group launches comprehensive programme of online educational and social events launched in response to Covid-19 lockdown.

Simon Says Longstanding Leeds Charity Needs Help During The Coronavirus Crisis

A longstanding Leeds based charity that supports homeless and vulnerable people across West Yorkshire is facing an uncertain future due to the Covid-19 pandemic, which has caused nearly all its fundraising events to be cancelled at a time when increa