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Walton Robinson urges government to outline support for students in private accommodation

Walton Robinson, the Newcastle-based property agency, is urging the government to outline a package of support measures for students in private rented accommodation facing...

Demand for lateral flow tests soar as employers fight to protect their businesses and...

Medi-Inn (UK) Ltd, the North East-based supplier of medical and hygiene consumables, has reported a surge in demand from businesses for lateral flow tests,...

Brothers Building Positivity Through The Power of Writing

Two brothers have both launched successful literature collections to help people through the challenges life is currently throwing everyone’s way. Gabriel and Tolu’ A. Akinyemi...

Evolved Search welcomes new Head of Digital PR

Newcastle-based search marketing specialist agency, Evolved Search, has announced it has added Andrew Dipper to its senior team as Head of Digital PR. The firm,...

Walton Robinson welcomes latest government guidance allowing property viewings during new national lockdown

Walton Robinson, the Newcastle-based estate and letting agent, has welcomed the news that the public will be allowed to continue viewing, buying and letting...

Greaves West & Ayre announces two partner promotions

Greaves West & Ayre (GWA), one of the region’s leading accountancy firms, is pleased to announce that two Associates, Carol Lindsay and Stuart Millar, are to become partners from 1 January 2021.

North East Ed-Tech specialist eQS completes MBO with £20M investment

North East-headquartered eQuality Solutions (eQS) is embarking on a major growth strategy, having completed a management buy-out (MBO) of the business led by CEO...

Pacifica Group acquires West Midlands-based Domestic Appliance Company to expand UK appliance repair operation

Pacifica Group has announced its latest acquisition as part of an ongoing strategy to grow the expertise and geographic coverage of its domestic appliance...

Education Round Up on Teacher’s Challenges

Education is one arena that has suffered greatly throughout the 2020 Pandemic. Here, experienced practitioner Scott Biggs explores the industry looking at the challenges that...

City leaders back groundbreaking new partnership

An innovative and ambitious new partnership, seeking to improve the health, wealth and wellbeing of everyone in Newcastle and transform the provision of health and social care in the City, has today (17 December) been formally agreed.

Learning From World Leaders for 2021

Andrew Marsh, Vistage chair, business owner, non executive board member and chair of a number of charitable boards has been influential in keeping positivity...

North East England property investment fund announces £3.8m deal for new development in Glasgow

Leading North East England property lending fund TOC Property Backed Lending Trust PLC (PBLT) has announced the completion of a £3.8 million transaction, providing...

The Experience Bank Group Applaud New Partnership Set to Bring New Investment to Region

The Experience Bank Group is pleased to share the news that one of its members, Jonathan Gold, has partnered with WH Ireland to bring...

2Pure Products ready to enter new markets with technologically advanced Coronavirus-killing cleaning product

Cleaning and odour removal product manufacturer, 2Pure Products has embarked upon a large-scale expansion programme of its technologically advanced commercial cleaning products, specifically its...

eCommerce SaaS start-up on track for £1m turnover in second year of trading

Shoptimised, a SaaS business based in South Tyneside, has announced it is on track for a projected £1m in turnover for their second year...

Theatre Royal Newcastle set to benefit from the Great Northern Raffle

The Newcastle Theatre Royal Trust is the latest charity beneficiary of The Great Northern Raffle. The Trust is an independent charity which relies on its...

Moody Logistics lands significant Grundfos contract after gaining FORS accreditation

Moody Logistics and Storage has been awarded a significant contract by Danish-based Grundfos after gaining Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS) accreditation. Grundfos, the world’s largest...

High Street Group celebrate completion of Newcastle’s tallest building unveiling ‘hometel’ concept

Construction of Newcastle’s tallest building, Hadrian’s Tower has been completed and officially handed over by the contractor Tolent to the developer and owner, The...

Atom Bank joins Great Northern Raffle business supporters

The Great Northern Raffle has welcomed Durham-based Atom bank as a corporate supporter. Atom is backing the initiative on behalf of its staff, all of...

RGCF continues to grow its corporate finance team with the addition of rising star

RG Corporate Finance (RGCF) has announced the appointment of rising star Tom Cosby to further grow its successful Newcastle-based corporate finance advisory team. The firm...

Entrepreneurs’ Forum announces three partnership deals

The Entrepreneurs’ Forum has announced a trio of new partnerships designed to strengthen links with the North East business community. Customer experience agency Qrious has...

New Entrepreneur Benefits from Philanthropic Support

In the last financial year, nearly 700,000 new business were started in the UK. With the advent of lockdown, furlough and redundancy this year,...

North East business leaders offer verdict on Rishi Sunak’s spending review

The spending statement issued by chancellor Rishi Sunak held few surprises but its commitment to invest in homes, infrastructure and the green economy has...

DPP secures planning approval for two regionally significant North East riverside regeneration projects

DPP Planning has secured approval for two landmark North East riverside development schemes on the same day. Newcastle City Council planning committee has unanimously granted...

GCSEPod top of the class with UK education award win

EdTech provider GCSEPod's Check and Challenge evaluation resource has won a top national education award.

Caroline Moody Uses National Lorry Week To Highlight Benefits of Driver Apprenticeships

Caroline Moody, the managing director of Moody Logistics and Storage, is urging the transport industry to deliver even greater numbers of driver apprenticeships. Speaking during...

Radisson RED expands UK presence with Newcastle signing

Radisson Hotel Group is proud to announce the signing of Radisson RED Newcastle – bringing the fun, upscale hotel brand to one of the...

Commercial Maintenance Services works with Lemon Business Solutions to expand call handling capacity

Commercial Maintenance Services UK Ltd (CMS), which installs, maintains, and repairs business critical systems, is working with business outsource partner Lemon Business Solutions to...

North east web agency grows its team after a run of new clients

Blueocto Ltd, the South Tyneside web design and development business has announced the appointment of a new designer, Dean Hope, following a run of client wins during 2020.

Investment in Plexus Innovation Will Support More In Region

A Durham based remote technology company is poised to assist in important compliance issues and reporting for even more care homes and social housing...

North East Social Enterprise adds to charity clothing range to battle homelessness

Mind Strong, who were set up to help North East mental health services in the community, now aim to help other charitable organisations needing support through design and sales of their slogan apparel.

Ryecroft Glenton secures support for Universal Forwarding through government backed CBILS loan scheme

Ryecroft Glenton (RG) has successfully supported international freight specialist Universal Forwarding in securing a government backed CBILS loan to give the company a financial...

The UK’s energy regions amplify voices across the country for the development of the...

The UK Energy Regions Collaboration is delighted to welcome NOF, a UK energy sector business development organisation based in the North East of England,...

Former NS&I worker marks retirement with trip down memory lane at Milburngate

The team at Milburngate has helped a former employee of National Savings & Investments (NS&I) mark her retirement with a trip down memory lane. Gill...

Par Equity Forges Partnership with The Experience Bank Group

Par Equity and the Experience Bank Group have created a new partnership to back the region’s most ambitious entrepreneurs with a powerful network of...

Suit Direct invests £35,000 in North East flagship and creates 6 new jobs

Suit Direct, one of the UK’s leading men’s formal wear retailers, has opened a new flagship store in the Metro Centre during the pandemic,...

Moody Logistics’ apprentice driver Alex gains maximum LGV distinctions

Moody Logistics and Storage has praised the dedication of Alex Skelton after he joined a distinguished group of candidates to have gained a clean...

North East property investment fund announces three deals totalling £5.6 million

Leading North East property lending fund, TOC Property Backed Lending Trust PLC (PBLT) has confirmed the completion of a significant transaction and reached agreement...

Caroline Moody wins national Freight Leader award

Caroline Moody, the managing director of Moody Logistics and Storage, has been announced a winner in the prestigious 2020 Amazon everywoman in Transport &...

Entrepreneurs’ Forum welcomes two new board members

The Entrepreneurs’ Forum has appointed two experienced business leaders to its board. Brian Palmer, chief executive of Tharsus, and Aman Chahal, who co-founded TaperedPlus, are...

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