North East Venture Fund success for Mercia and Muckle LLP

Leading independent law firm Muckle LLP has advised Mercia Fund Managers (Mercia) on three regional investments from the North East Venture Fund (NEVF), supported by the European Regional Development Fund, in just three months.

Deal volumes up 25% as Dow Schofield Watts looks to further growth

Independent advisory firm Dow Schofield Watts has bucked the trend with a rise of over 25 per cent in the volume and value of deals it advised on during 2018.

North East paint manufacturer partners local college to develop bespoke apprenticeship programme

​Leading North East-based paint manufacturer, AkzoNobel, has joined forces with Northumberland College in order to upskill its workforce.

Yorkshire Agency Actor Makes TV History With NTA Win

YAFTA Talent Agency actor, James Moore has made TV history after being been crowned Best Newcomer in last night’s National Television Awards following his ground-breaking role as Ryan Stocks in Emmerdale.

Competitive companies wanted for Leeds Mencap’s corporate challenge

Leeds Mencap is looking for company staff with a competitive streak to take on its revamped corporate challenge this spring. Now in its sixth year,...

My Health Clinic sets sights on further growth after strong 2018

With support from Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking My Health Clinic, a Gosforth-based independent healthcare provider, is set to add new services, develop its premises...

Union Industries celebrates 260 years of long service at Employee Ownership party

Union Industries is celebrating the major work anniversaries of colleagues at its Leeds-based headquarters. Out of the 75 employees currently working at Union Industries, 10...

Sunny Thinking Kicks off 2019 With a Raft of New Account Wins

Altrincham-based creative marketing agency Sunny Thinking is proud to announce six new account wins to kick off 2019.

Towngate secures 10-year lease with office supplies firm

Industrial landlord Towngate PLC has welcomed workplace supplies specialist OfficeTeam into its growing client portfolio, with the signing of a 10-year tenancy contract for...

St Helens construction firm gives students a taste of life after school

Students from Mill Green School were treated to a glimpse of working life during a visit to M&Y Maintenance and Construction. Mill Green School, based...