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Zeal Wins Gold at Digital Impact Award

Digital and creative agency Zeal has won Gold at the Digital Impact Awards, the UK’s largest celebration of digital work in corporate communications.

LivingCare continually investing in delivering healthcare in the community.

LivingCare have agreed to a partnership with Robin Lane Medical Centre and Manor Park Surgery to delivery diagnostic and outpatient services from the Robin...

Liverpool startup factory Nova crowdfunding to expand through the UK, into emerging markets

The cofoundery that’s enabled over 70 tech businesses, including a Dungeons & Dragons inventory app, a hand hygiene improvement system for hospitals and a foetal monitoring wearable for expectant mums, has launched a fresh round of funding.
People of the North: Sebastian Moss, Director at George Moss & Sons

People of the North: Sebastian Moss, Director of George Moss & Sons

George Moss & Sons Ltd (GMS) was established by Sebastian's Great Great Grandfather, George Moss, in 1920 and has taken various different paths in...

Hospitality in Crisis: Industry to Be Hit with Staff Shortage in Wake of Brexit

Leading Yorkshire-based online training provider, High Speed Training, has issued an urgent appeal to the UK hospitality industry as new research reveals the extent...
People of the North: Yasmin Ahkter, Head of Talent at Accenture

People of the North: Yasmin Ahkter, Head of Talent at Accenture

Accenture is a global company with over 450,000 employees in more than 120 countries.  Accenture Digital specialise in helping organisations embrace innovations and reinvent...
Adrian and Neil Balcombe

Innovative brothers help caterers beat the coming single use plastics tax

MPs on the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee have released a report calling for a tax on all single use plastic packaging. Two...
Rob Gray & David Barraclough

People of the North: Rob Gray, Co-Founder & Strategy Director at Squad

Manchester based Squad is a brand-building firm that specialises in position.Since 2008, Squad has worked with: Brother, Environment Agency, Eurocamp, Halewood International, Hansgrohe, Information...
David Baskett,Technical Strategy Manager at Manchester's SolutionsPT

People of the North: David Baskett,Technical Strategy Manager at Manchester’s SolutionsPT

SolutionsPT provides industrial IT solutions for manufacturing companies and across the infrastructure landscape. Based in Greater Manchester, the company has more than 80 employees...

A guide to inheritance tax planning: How to leave more to those you love...

Huddersfield based Robertson Baxter have created this guide to inheritance tax planning, outlining what inheritance tax is, what it means for you and how you might leave more to those you love most.
Former ‘Dragon’ Jenny Campbell

Entrepreneur & former ‘Dragon’ Jenny Campbell joins speaker line-up at Venturefest North West 2019

Former banker turned award-winning entrepreneur Jenny Campbell will deliver a keynote address at this year’s Venturefest North West, which returns to Manchester for its...
General manager Ryan Slater (centre) with the JCT600 Mitsubishi Bradford team

JCT600 completes new Mitsubishi Motors dealership in Bradford

Bradford-based family automotive retailer JCT600 has completed work on its new Mitsubishi Motors dealership on Sticker Lane in the city, which is now fully...

North East’s Biggest FinTech Conference Heads to Newcastle This Month

North East FinTech community to convene in Newcastle for the city’s first ever FinTech North conference.

Top Tips on Preparing your Business for Sale

Matt Newing, founder of Elite Group, shares his top five tips for entrepreneurs looking to sell their business

What does the Apprenticeship Levy mean for North West SMEs?

What does the Apprenticeship Levy mean for smaller businesses who wish to take advantage of government funding to train and upskill their existing staff? Find out what funding is available and how you can use it to grow and develop your business.
Guy Redwood, founder & managing director of SimpleUsability

People of the North: Guy Redwood, founder & Managing Director of SimpleUsability

Named in the top 100 companies in the Northern Tech Awards in 2017, Leeds-based behavioural research company SimpleUsability works with a number of high-profile...

Matt Casey joins Armstrong as Chief Creative Officer

Matt Casey has been appointed as the new Chief Creative Officer at specialist agency Armstrong. His 27 year career has included long, successful spells at...

JCT600 invests over £1million in comms technology overhaul

Privately-owned motor firm JCT600 has invested over £1 million in a new cloud-based communications system to further improve its level of customer experience and...

Woven, Princess Yachts and MCS team up to help protect our oceans

Leeds-based agency Woven design and build microsite in partnership with Princess Yachts and the Marine Conservation Society.

North West law firm wins industry recognition

Mark Reynolds Solicitors wins top awards, just as the company celebrates its 10-year anniversary.

VISA partnership boosts foreign exchange firm

Running a business presents many challenges but even more so when its primary activity is to facilitate financial transactions. Jamie Holmes, director of Leeds...

New Start-Up Success Tool

A Holmfirth firm has secured the first ever licence for a new, innovative software package designed to help start-up businesses to succeed and grow. Pierrepont...

A vole-y important campaign win for Karol

Leading North-East PR agency, Karol Marketing, has been appointed by Durham Wildlife Trust to develop an education and engagement strategy intended to help safeguard the water vole.

onePT in Rochdale crowned best in UK

An independent Greater Manchester gym has been named the best in the country just over a year after opening - and now plans to...

Bruntwood Works unveils huge Manchester mural honouring Suffragette movement

Bruntwood Works is celebrating the completion of a brand new Manchester mural, following the unveiling of a 38 metre high art work on its landmark Trafford House building.

Mitsubishi Motors in the UK joins the JCT600 family

The popular Mitsubishi Motors brand is the latest car marque to be represented by JCT600 which has been appointed as its franchisee for the Bradford area from 1st July with a pop-up sales office already open for enquiries.
People of the North - Dan Williams, founder and managing director at 100% Group

People of the North – Dan Williams, founder and managing director at 100% Group

Operating a stone’s throw away from Manchester’s iconic football stadium in Trafford Park, 100% Group currently installs branded retail displays on an international scale...
People of the North: Jenny Davies – CEO at M247

People of the North: Jenny Davies – CEO at M247

Jenny Davies is the CEO of M247, a global provider of cloud services and superfast internet connectivity.The group rebranded as M247 in 2018 and...
Clarence Dock Leeds

Conference to set out economic growth opportunities and challenges within West Yorkshire

On the 5th June, prominent business and public sector leaders will come together at the West Yorkshire Development Conference - the region’s largest business...

Stellar lineup revealed for FinTech North’s homecoming

The full agenda has been announced for FinTech North Leeds, with the Financial Conduct Authority, Bank of England, Tech Nation, FinTech Scotland, Mastercard, BJSS...

Yorkshire foreign exchange firm expands currency offering

CurrencyWave, the Leeds based international payments firm, has expanded its offering to businesses with the launch of SWIFT Collections. Through its partnership with leading...

Royal Approval for Tech Firm’s Training Success

Manchester technology business UKFast was proud to receive HRH Princess Anne as a guest at its campus today during a royal visit to the...

Two leading North East Entrepreneurs set to launch Reward Me Now The INSTANT Discount...

Sam Morton and Gary Hunter owners of REDU are behind Ashleigh Money Saver the UK’s leading shopping influencer. The business duo have launched the Reward Me Now shopping app with huge savings for UK shoppers
Gala Tent strengthens team with two new appointments after marquee demand grows

Gala Tent strengthens team with two new appointments after marquee demand grows

MARQUEE manufacturer Gala Tent expects to receive a boost thanks to new payment technology in the call centre, according to its managing director Jason Mace, who revealed plans to create a further ten jobs over the next six to twelve months.

From Brexit Conception to Due Day, Trouser Start-up Makes £1m in Shadow of UK’s...

The northern business that started as a daft idea in the pub and began operations on referendum day has dashed past the £1m mark as Brexit looms.
Martin Gostling, Managing Director of Radio Design

Queen’s Award winning Radio Design announces new innovative products

Yorkshire-based Radio Design, designer and manufacturer of wireless infrastructure solutions, has announced an expansion in its product range to include the 1400 MHz frequency...

Yorkshire business going for gold!

Pulsar Instruments plc (UK) is 50 years old! As trusted global noise experts since 1969, Pulsar Instruments has contributed significantly to the way noise, especially noise at work, is currently monitored and measured.
Nathaniel Birkett, Founder & MD of The Swim Specialist

People of the North: Nathaniel Birkett, Founder & MD of The Swim Specialist

Leeds-based, The Swim Specialist was founded in June 2016 by sports coach, Nathaniel Birkett. Prior to setting up his business, Nathaniel worked as a swim...
Some of the JCT600 team celebrating the company’s membership of the UK Automotive 30% Club which aims to attract more women into the automotive sector.

JCT600 joins Automotive 30% Club

As part of its ongoing commitment to attracting more women into the automotive industry, JCT600 has joined the UK Automotive 30% Club, an organisation...

Manchester Entrepreneurs & families moving to/doing business in the US

This article focuses on businesses based in the North of England looking to do business in the USA. It addresses the tax implications associated with this step.