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Latest business news, stories, industry updates from North East Region. Including daily business news from Newcastle, Tyne & Wear, Durham, Cleveland & Northumberland.

My Property Box moves into sales after estate agent takeover

Letting agent My Property Box has announced it is moving into property sales as part of a significant expansion of its business. The decision follows...

Bondgate IT urges businesses to protect themselves against Microsoft Exchange vulnerabilities

Bondgate IT is urging businesses and organisations using Microsoft’s Exchange email system to urgently update their security following a breach by nation-state hackers. Last month...

Colourful future for family-run business as online sales skyrocket

A family run decorating business in County Durham is set to invest in its online operations after seeing a 300% leap in internet orders in a year.

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...

Darlington and York accountancy firm invests in lockdown wellbeing for staff

Clive Owen LLP, which has offices in Darlington, Durham, and York, has implemented a wellbeing programme to support its staff during lockdown and ensure...

Final property sold at popular Washington development

After more than fifteen years in planning and development, the final property has been sold at the Teal Farm housing development in Washington. Hellens Group,...

Supply chain report shows more than 80% of subcontractors working on new South Shields...

Building and construction services firm, GMI Construction Group PLC (GMI), has revealed the findings of a supply chain report for its South Shields Department...

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

Startup businesses urged to join Startup Awards North East programme

Budding entrepreneurs across the North East are being encouraged to celebrate their achievements and prepare to scale-up their businesses with the support of a...

No Skip Sunday sends out wrong message say recycling experts Scott Bros

The organisers of new national awareness day ‘No Skip Sunday’ have been branded irresponsible by recycling experts Scott Bros - who say it will...

Regeneration partnerships delivers 2,000th home

A North East regeneration specialist, established 20 years ago to transform communities and economies in the Durham coalfields, has handed over the keys for...

Supply Technologies sets out plans to expand PPE division

Supply Technologies has set out plans to expand the national coverage of its Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) division. The company, which has a network of...

Retirement for one of regions best known Accountants

A partners at one of the region's oldest accountancy firms is retiring.

Cyberwhite takes North East cyber security expertise to international convention

Cyberwhite, a North East based cybersecurity specialist is returning to the international Scot-Secure cyber security conference, which is in its seventh year. The Scot-Secure Summit...

Lemon Business Solutions quality management and information security systems are gold standard

Lemon Business Solutions has achieved the renewal of its gold standard quality management system and information security management system, making them the only SME...

Homes by Esh Announce New Partnership with Darlington Building Society

Homes by Esh has announced a partnership with Darlington Building Society to launch a new mortgage product exclusively for customers purchasing a Homes by...

Professional Indemnity Insurance – What Is It?

Professional indemnity insurance (PII) is a type of business insurance that protects professionals against getting sued for giving poor or negligent advice or service to their clients. Read this article to learn more about costs and limits of cover.

MCR Services assist Vegetarian Society in North East food bank initiative

MCR Services is supporting the Vegetarian Society, a national charity, by delivering 7,600 meal boxes to food banks throughout the North East. The Cramlington-based firm...

UK steel industry could expand in transition to Zero Carbon future, report reveals

The decarbonisation of the steel industry provides Britain with an opportunity to stimulate domestic production and take a lead in the new Green Industrial...

Odyssey Systems says North East roll out of gigabit-speed broadband strengthens trend towards home...

An announcement that North East households will be among the first in the UK to benefit from gigabit-speed broadband has been welcomed by Odyssey...

Developer chosen for Sunderland civic centre scheme

The developer that will take forward plans for a stunning new residential community in the heart of Sunderland is expected to have its bid...

Hedgehogs win at Beyond Housing’s New Marske development

Beyond Housing has joined forces with a local hedgehog expert to set out plans for a “hedgehog highway” at its 23 home New Marske...

Living Archive Locates In Teesside

A new business that is set to be a solution for organisations across the UK wanting to store and exhibit multi media content in...

Materials Processing Institute announces partnership with NorthEast Capital to support emerging science and engineering-led...

The Materials Processing Institute has announced a partnership with technology investment fund manager NorthEast Capital to support the growth of the region’s technology underpinned...

Eviction ban extension one of several impending changes affecting landlords and tenants, says My...

My Property Box is highlighting a trio of changes that will have an impact on both landlords and tenants. Most notably, the government ban on...

10 new affordable homes announced in Teesside’s property hotspot

Hellens Residential has announced that 10 new build homes will be made available on the Rent to Buy Scheme at one of Teesside’s most...

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...

North East Business Launches Online Marketing Platform

A North East business has launched an innovative online platform to help small and medium sized businesses with their strategic marketing planning and tracking.

Protect your ‘firm’ from racism claims advises Darlington HR expert

As the country reels from the controversial interview between the Duke and Duchess of Sussex and Oprah Winfrey and Meghan’s claims of racism in...

Bondgate IT issues warning after spate of invoice fraud in the North East

Bondgate IT is warning businesses and organisations in the North East to be on their guard after a recent spike in invoice fraud. Cyber criminals...

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...

GMI Construction looks to lay its foundations in the Tees Valley

GMI Construction Group PLC (GMI) is following the Government’s lead and is establishing its North East division in the Tees Valley. As part of its...

Arif Takes Board Position Thanks To Experience Bank Group

Business leader Arif Shahab is delighted to be using his experience to drive forward one of the region’s manufacturing companies, thanks to Peter Neal...

GE deal puts Teesside at heart of UK’s green revolution, says Materials Processing Institute...

Confirmation that GE Renewable Energy is to build an offshore wind turbine blade manufacturing facility on Teesside puts the area at the forefront of...

Taylor Wimpey and Boro Build New Partnership

Homebuilder Taylor Wimpey North Yorkshire has announced a Business Club partnership with Middlesbrough Football Club, as the company embarks on a new project which will see almost 1,000 new homes built in Stockton.

Pacifica Group welcomes new government plans to tackle electrical waste

Pacifica Group, the leading UK domestic energy and appliance services provider, has welcomed the news that government plans to tackle electrical waste by introducing...

When and Why Do I Need to Register for VAT?

Value added tax, or VAT, can be both an annoyance and a benefit. The difference depends on whether your business and your clients are VAT registered, as the additional 20% can sometimes be off-putting when choosing a supplier.

Recruitment firm to tackle youth unemployment with 124 paid-for candidates

With levels of youth unemployment at their highest since 2016, Offploy – an organisation which offers jobseeker support to socially-excluded people – is urging...

SLC Property expands its northern team with new appointments

SLC Property has grown its northern team with two new appointments and the property and planning experts promise that this is just the start of wider growth to meet the demands of new rail infrastructure projects in the north.

Handshake report highlights tough graduate jobs market, offers tech powered solution

A new report from Handshake shows that the COVID-19 pandemic is significantly affecting graduates’ ability to find jobs, and for SMEs to find graduate...

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