Family Business Secures Offshore Wind Farm Deal

Teesside based business Francis Brown Ltd today announced expansion plans after securing a major new contract with funding / assistance from Barclays. Family run business Francis...
Gail Dalton-Ayres, Director at BL Training

North East training company wins major government contract

A North East training company has beaten hundreds of other companies to secure a six-figure government contract to increase apprenticeships. BL Training, which has training centres...
Gateshead Energy Centre

£8million North East energy centre becomes the first of its kind

A new £8million landmark energy centre, which will supply low-cost power to homes and businesses across Gateshead, becomes the first of its kind in...

SME Masterclass series launched for Sheffield businesses

Leading merchant bank Close Brothers has launched an SME Masterclass Series to support manufacturing and engineering businesses who are ready to accelerate their growth...

Housing Chief Executive named Female Leader of the Year

Plus Dane Housing’s Chief Executive Barbara Spicer has been named Female Leader of the Year and has dedicated her award to all the women...

North East businesses being urged to get advice on apprenticeships in decades

North East businesses are being urged to get advice on how the biggest shake-up of apprenticeships in decades will affect them. In April the government...

Small firms drag their feet on pensions auto enrolment

Research by financial advisory firm shows how small companies are waiting until the last minute to sign up their staff to an auto enrolment pension scheme or are missing their deadline altogether
James Austin joins Barber Titleys in Harrogate

New Associate at LCF Barber Titleys

An experienced employment law solicitor has been appointed as an Associate at LCF Barber Titleys in Harrogate. James Austin has over 14 years’ experience of...

Leeds development proves thriving housing market

Local housebuilder, David Wilson Homes, has reported tremendous success at its Applegarth Manor development in Oulton, Leeds. Now in its final phase of construction, the development has sold 90% of its homes, with the final properties remaining selling fast, highlighting the thriving housing market in the area.

Yorkshire estate agents makes short list in biggest industry awards

Menston based Ribston Pippin is celebrating being recognised for its outstanding customer service to its clients by the biggest award scheme in the UK...