Business Growth Hub strengthens links to innovation with new university appointment

Business Growth Hub strengthens links to innovation with new university appointment

Business Growth Hub have appointed a new Business Development Manager, Vicki Taylor, who will look to improve links between Greater Manchester’s fledgling businesses and the University of Manchester. This comes on the heels of the Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham, calling for better links between the region’s businesses and universities during his speech at Venturefest Manchester 2017 last Thursday ( 14 September).

Leeds ecommerce agency boss gets on his bike for charity

This Sunday, Richard Day creative director of Leeds-based ecommerce agency Onstate, will join tens of thousands of fundraising motorcyclists in cities worldwide as part of the 'Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride'.

SPD drum up cash for kids with charity gig

Three senior colleagues at conference and training provider Salford Professional Development drummed up cash for a children's charity when they formed a rock band and put on a concert.

Mr Benn takes over Waterloo Station to Celebrate 50th Birthday with York Business

This week, children’s TV character Mr Benn took over London’s Waterloo station as part of his new adventure with The Insurance Emporium. The cartoon star...

Barratt And David Wilson Homes North West Supports Local Families in Southport

Barratt and David Wilson North West donate money to Southport charity - Home Start. Home-Start help families that may be struggling to cope.

Five Yorkshire Entrepreneurs Feature in BBC Film

Today sees a Leeds based businesswoman and ex-NHS Strategist featured on BBC Business, also showcasing 4 other local fellow female entrepreneurs, after having been approached to star in a business film to encourage women to quit the 9-5.

Leeds Brand Naked Noodle Creates a Stir at London Fashion Week

Authentic convenience snacking brand Naked Noodle, produced by Leeds-based food manufacturer Symington’s, created a stir at the first day of London Fashion Week with...

Yorkshire entrepreneurs launch ‘world first’ wedding photography booking platform

Two Yorkshire entrepreneurs have designed and launched a new online price comparison website designed to allow engaged couples to source, ‘meet’, book and pay for wedding photographers and videographers via a single platform.

Sizzling summer for Ripon’s top agent

The top performing estate agency firm in Ripon has sold over £5 million worth of property during the month of August alone. This follows a busy quarter for Dacre, Son & Hartley, which is currently celebrating its 40th anniversary in the Cathedral City.

Express Solicitors Group increases turnover to £16.75M

Manchester based personal injury law firm Express Solicitors is celebrating its best ever financial results, with year-end figures increasing 12% from £12.3m in 2016 to £13.75m in 2017, with its sister medical company Ontime Reports Limited contributing a further £3m.