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Siddall & Hilton team raises £4,500 for British Heart Foundation and donates a defibrillator...

Welded steel mesh manufacturer Siddall & Hilton Products has succeeded in raising almost £4,500 for the British Heart Foundation (BHF) and is also donating...

May 2021 insolvency statistics, R3 response

Eleanor Temple, chair of insolvency and restructuring trade body R3 in Yorkshire and a barrister at Kings Chambers in Leeds, responds to today’s publication...

Clarion strengthens specialist banking and finance team with another two appointments

Clarion, which has built one of the largest dedicated banking and finance teams in the North, is continuing to expand its 19-strong practice with...

First Demolition Services invests in Storm technology to support growth plans

First Demolition Services (FDS), the fast-growing specialist contractor, has invested in the latest workforce communications and safety technology from Storm Intelligent Communications to support...

YFM exits FourNet generating 6x return for investors

YFM Equity Partners (YFM) has sold its stake in FourNet, the award-winning digital transformation and customer experience specialists whose clients include 10 Downing Street,...

Reed Boardall celebrates 30-year relationship with plant refrigeration specialist EJM Engineered Systems

Leading temperature-controlled food storage and distribution businesses, Reed Boardall, which recently opened the latest extension to its 55 acre cold storage facility in North...

Leeds-based CDS launches new division – marking 13 new roles and seven-figure investment

Strategic communications agency CDS has announced the launch of a new behavioural insight division, designed to drive inclusivity and accessibility throughout the private and...

New Yorkshire food and drink brand launches with opening of fine wine shop in...

Reuben & Grey, a new Yorkshire retail brand, is welcoming customers to its first fine wine shop, located in the Old Town Hall in...

YFM builds team with investment director promotion

Private equity house YFM Equity Partners (YFM), which has offices in London, Birmingham, Leeds and Manchester, is continuing to Invest in its team with...

Food industry veteran joins Troy Foods as non-executive director

Norman Soutar, former CEO of William Jackson Food Group, has been appointed as director of fast-growing Leeds-headquartered vegetable, salad and mayonnaise producer Troy Foods. Dating...

Zenko Properties sees sales in Leeds surge by 35% with properties selling in just...

Leeds has witnessed a recent surge in demand for city centre properties due to lockdown restrictions easing and people flocking back to the bustling...

AYRE Events secure first conference project of 2021 with St. James’s Place Wealth Management...

Leeds based events specialist AYRE Event Solutions has strengthened its relationship with wealth management company, St. James’s Place Wealth Management after being asked to...

Clarion announces eight promotions

Clarion is continuing to recognise and reward talent within its ranks with a further eight lawyers at the Leeds law firm receiving promotions. Alex Cooper,...

Yorkshire’s Construction Industry Hit Hard By Shortage Of Materials

The impact of building materials running short in the UK is certainly being felt in Yorkshire, where prices have soared for a wide range of common materials in recent months, according to Gent Visick’s (GV) building consultancy division.

Anthill continue rapid expansion

Having made a strong start to 2021, Leeds based, Anthill Software are in prime position to continue their five-year rapid expansion plan and build upon a highly successful year which saw them smash the £1 million annual recurring revenue milestone.

Eddisons launches public sector team with raft of new appointments across its southern offices

Property consultancy Eddisons has strengthened its offering to its growing public sector client base with the launch of a dedicated national occupier and volume...

48% of UK Businesses Impacted By Fake Reviews and Negative Social Media Posts In...

A new report published today (26th May) by the UK’s leading online reputation management consultancy, Igniyte, has highlighted the damaging impact that fake customer...

Clarion announces a new partner in the family team

Jane Ingleby, an experienced family lawyer who joined Clarion’s family law team four years ago, has been promoted to partner. With over 20 years’ experience...

2021 Football Distress Report: Govt and League support gives English clubs extra time...

The annual Football Distress Survey, conducted by business recovery specialist Begbies Traynor since 2012, has revealed a deceptively rosy picture of football club health,...

North Yorkshire leadership training business sees 1,000 users benefit from online pivot

Quarterdeck, a North Yorkshire-based business which specialises in leadership training, has successfully moved online following the Covid outbreak with 1,000 participants completing over 34,000...

ICC & Custodian360 Unite in Partnership

The ICC Group and Custodian360 unite in partnership to provide critical managed cyber security

Widd Signs creates striking store signage for M&S

Leeds and St Helens-based Widd Signs has completed two five-figure projects for retail giant Marks & Spencer to install striking new exterior signage at two of its stores.

Leeds Pizza Express to be turned into boutique coworking hub

Spacemade, the first-of-its-kind operational partner for landlords looking to provide a bespoke flexible workspace directly to their customers, is turning a former restaurant in...

Homes of the Future: Britain’s largest home builder reveals the top design features for...

With the last 12 months having a huge impact on the way we live, work and play, Britain’s largest home builder, Barratt Developments Yorkshire...

Trio of new appointments for Yorkshire homelessness charity

West-Yorkshire-based homelessness charity Simon on the Streets has made three new appointments to its growing team.

New challenger bank GBB appoints Sue Hayes as chief executive officer

A new bank focused on lending in Yorkshire, has announced the appointment of a new CEO. Sue Hayes has joined the business as its new CEO.

JCT600 starts work on £9m new Ferrari showroom and service centre in Leeds

JCT600 has started work on the highest value project it has ever undertaken – the construction of a new stand-alone, two-storey official sales and...

Eddisons launches dedicated public sector team with raft of new appointments

Property consultancy Eddisons, whose national head office is in Leeds, has strengthened its offering to its growing public sector client base with the launch...

Insolvency and restructuring profession rescued 297k jobs in 2019, R3 report shows

The insolvency and restructuring profession rescued 297,000 jobs and returned £1.82bn to creditors in insolvency cases in 2019 – the equivalent of around 800...

Housing association secures funds for Leeds Windrush Generation exhibition

Leeds-based housing association Unity Homes and Enterprise has been awarded Government funding to stage an exhibition showcasing the huge contribution of the Windrush Generation...

Scheduling Software Boosts Productivity Amongst Remote Workers

Scheduling software providers Schedule it have seen a sharp rise in the number of businesses looking for productivity-boosting tools.

Milestone 150,000 pets registered as veterinary app marks second anniversary

Leading veterinary care app Joii Pet Care has reached a milestone of 150,000 registered pets this month (May), just as the innovative platform celebrates its second anniversary.

Significant Investment Puts Yorkshire Based IT Firm on Cloud Nine

RABB IT, a Leeds-based IT solutions specialist founded in 2011 has secured a significant investment from Yorkshire-based IT entrepreneur, Dave Helm to support the firm with its ambitious growth plans to expand its expertise and create new roles in th

Yorkshire PR firm celebrates six years in business with launch of PR training support...

A Yorkshire-based PR agency is celebrating six years of trading with the launch of a PR training offer, as well as a new client win.

Multi-service provider forges partnership with leading tech firm to deliver capability boosting software

A Leeds multi-service provider has forged a partnership with a leading tech firm to implement the latest communications technology throughout its operations. Harrogate-based, Storm Intelligent...

Landmark Leeds regeneration win for United Living

Leading place maker, United Living New Homes, has been awarded a major contract by The Guinness Partnership to deliver new homes at its Points...

£1.9m contract win for Brandon Medical as Yorkshire manufacturing sector bounces back with 20%...

Brandon Medical, a Leeds-based business that produces operating theatre and intensive care unit equipment for the healthcare industry, has secured a £1.86m contract to...

Carvela announces the opening of its first store outside London in Leeds’ premium Victoria...

Adding to its existing stores in Brent Cross and Westfield White City in London, Carvela have opened a brand new store in Leeds’ elegant Victorian-style shopping arcade, Victoria Quarter - the first Carvela store outside London.

Mental Health Awareness Week not enough, says author of viral post

Last week marked Mental Health Awareness Week and hundreds of thousands of people and businesses flocked to social media to share their stories.

eviFile names Henry Ropner as new non-executive director

Yorkshire-headquartered, construction and rail tech company eviFile has appointed Henry Ropner as its new non-executive director. Following strong demand from the construction and utility industry,...

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