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Gosforth care home set to support nine-year-old’s Captain Tom 100 challenge

The Manor House Gosforth is taking part in an exciting ‘Captain Tom 100’ challenge being organised by an enterprising nine-year old. Heather Bryson, who lives...

Summer line up announced for the Princess Alexandra Auditorium

The Princess Alexandra Auditorium (PAA) has announced its re-opening line up for summer 2021, with a wide range of events including The Little Mermaid,...

Festival of Thrift aims to unite community in celebration of sustainability

The Festival of Thrift is aiming to bring the community back together this autumn in a major celebration of sustainable living. Visitors can expect a...

Darlington salon partners with accredited aesthetics practitioner

Darlington hair and beauty salon, Hobson & Holmes, has partnered with an accredited North East aesthetician to provide three, weekly clinics at the Westpark...

Investor Confidence in the thriving UK staycation market Lifestyle Homes Group secures £100m lending...

25th May 2021: Manchester headquartered Lifestyle Homes Group has secured a £100million lending facility and acquired five holiday parks across England (Exclusive Luxury Lodges...

Magna welcomes new trustees

Magna Science Adventure Centre has strengthened its board of trustees following the appointment of experienced science teacher Kathryn Boulton-Pratt and public relations specialist Matthew...

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...

Husband and wife business-duo take on Three Peaks for hospital charity

Intrepid husband and wife team Nicky and Mark Jolley have raised a further £1,100 for a hospital charity, after taking on the Yorkshire Three...

The North West’s first women-only studio opens in Cheadle

The first ever women-only strength and wellbeing studio has opened in the heart of Cheadle, on Stockport Road. Winners Strength & Wellbeing Studios provides women...

Wedding bells ring for Teesside couple thanks to Daisy Chain competition

Teesside-based autism charity, Daisy Chain, has announced the winners of its ‘Win a Wedding’ competition. Rebecca Baldwin and Sam Wagner raised more than £1,600 for...

Manchester International Festival expands leadership team in preparation for The Factory

Sheena Wrigley is appointed as Venue Director, while footballer Gary Neville, entrepreneur Grace Ladoja, visual artist Ibrahim Mahama, and TV commissioner Shaminder Nahal join...

Wistaston Allotment welcomes Bellway delivery

The community at Wistaston Allotment, on Wistaston Green Road, recently welcomed the delivery of an unused sales cabin from local housebuilder Bellway. With limited funding,...

‘Baby Faced Assassin’ inspires West Auckland Boxing Gym members

Former world boxing champion Paul Butler showed off his IBF belt during a visit to meet the youngsters training at West Auckland Boxing Gym. The...

‘Pontins meets Palm Springs’ – Willerby backs upcycling venture making caravans cool

Imagine a pre-loved static caravan upcycled into a modern holiday home, complete with a seventies vintage twist and a large dose of retro. That’s the...

White City Retail Park to Welcome The Gym Group

Affordable nationwide gym brand The Gym Group has signed a 10 year lease at White City Retail Park.

Retailer American Golf buys first entire golf complex

Warrington-based American Golf, has purchased the iconic High Legh Park Golf Club in Knutsford, Cheshire in a £2.7m deal, marking the first time the retailer has owned an entire golf complex.

Developer helps bring live outdoor theatre back to Hull

Leading developer Wykeland Group is helping bring live outdoor theatre back to Hull.

Bellway delivers lifeline to Rainhill Rockets FC

With funding for grassroots football facing multi-million pound cuts, many local Clubs, which have long been underfunded and have recently lost large percentages of...

McGoff Group re-designs Market 41 for a post-Covid world

The McGoff Group has re-designed its eagerly awaited Market 41 food hall concept to ensure it is fit-for-purpose for both business and leisure in...

Reopening refurbishment for Bannatyne Hotel Darlington

The Bannatyne Hotel in Darlington has completed significant refurbishment works during lockdown in readiness for the hotel reopening its doors on 17 May. Since the...

Willerby invests in new holiday home showground to support UK staycation boom

Holiday homes pioneer Willerby has opened its third showground as the booming popularity of staycations continues in the UK.

Plant-based pizza restaurant Purezza heads to Manchester

Husband and wife duo bring vegan and gluten-free pizzas to Northern Quarter

New Goan Indian Restaurant Sets Course to Spice up Thurcroft Rotherham

A new Indian Restaurant has arrived in Thurcroft and is ready to set tastebuds alight. Experienced entrepreneur brothers, Mamun and Masum Ali, whose Goa Spice franchise has restaurants established across South and West Yorkshire, have set up their...

North West business leaders welcome lockdown easing

North West business leaders welcome lockdown easing, with retail and hospitality reopening from Monday

Bristol Street Motors under starters orders for Virtual Grand National

Bristol Street Motors has secured the title sponsorship for the Virtual Grand National and the Race of Champions. The business will be credited as sponsors...

Vertu Motors goes in to bat for Yorkshire and Durham cricket clubs

Vertu Motors plc has signed prestigious partnership deals with Yorkshire and Durham County cricket clubs. The announcement follows the acquisition of the naming rights to...

Leading holiday park software provider to take solutions global

Elite Dynamics, a leading provider of software solutions to the holiday park industry, has partnered with renowned business software consultancy, SIGA Solutions, to help facilitate the expansion of its award-winning solutions to a worldwide audience.

Fit Monkeys swing into town

An award-winning sports coach is launching a new venture to encourage 5–12-year-olds to get fit after a year in lockdown. Fit Monkeys is a unique concept that brings the fun back into exercise and will launch 12th April in Gosforth and Earsdon

Liverpool ONE welcomes spring in with Easter egg hunt

Easter has arrived at Liverpool ONE with seven giant eggs taking pride of place in Paradise Place. The eggs, a fun “Where’s Wally” style puzzle,...

Chester care home blossoms with new gardening club

A group of green-fingered residents at a Chester care centre have formed a new gardening club, with the aim of further enhancing the home’s...

Access Launches Madagascar Charity Challenge for WaterAid

The team at Manchester digital agency Access are going the extra mile for their client WaterAid with an epic charity challenge that will see them cover 5,777 miles - the distance from Manchester to Madagascar - by foot, bike and rowing machine!

American Golf to open £650k high-tech ‘superstore’ in Trafford

Warrington-headquartered, American Golf, will open the UK’s most high tech golf store at Trafford Golf Centre, Trafford, when non-essential retail re-opens to the public on April 12th.

Entrepreneur welcomes £3,000 parish council grant for West Auckland Amateur Boxing Gym

West Auckland Amateur Boxing Gym has invested in a range of new sports and training equipment thanks to a ‘knock-out’ £3,000 parish council grant. Local...

Newcastle Eagles unveil newly-named stadium – Vertu Motors Arena

Vertu Motors plc, the Gateshead-based motor retail group, has acquired the naming rights to the Eagles Community Arena in Newcastle in a five-year deal. The...

Tickets are now on sale as racing returns to Chester Racecourse

Tickets will go on sale next week for the return of racing at the famous Chester Racecourse. After a year of racing behind closed doors,...

Salford Distillery raise £600 for ‘So Let’s Talk’ as the hospitality sector gears to...

Salford’s SIS4ERS DISTILLERY have raised more than £600 for So Let’s Talk through the sales of its limited edition ‘Home at Ten’ gin. Launched in...

Bannatyne Darlington Hotel opens doors to support key workers

The Bannatyne Hotel in Darlington opened its doors on March 1st to provide accommodation for key workers and essential travellers. The hotel will offer Covid-safe...

Junior footballers score new shirts thanks to Scott Bros’ sponsorship

The junior section of Thornaby Town FC is celebrating after netting much-needed financial support from Scott Bros. The Stockton-based haulage, recycling and skip hire firm...

Rugby club calls out for U-18s to join ‘bonus’ season with pro coaches

A West Yorkshire rugby club is offering its older teen players a ‘bonus’ season for those who lost out due to Covid-19 restrictions and...

Cocktail company creates virtual events in aim to become world’s biggest digital nightclub

The award-winning founder of a Leeds-based cocktail company has launched a virtual nightclub in a bid to create the world’s biggest digital night out in.

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