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Enhancing Sheffield Howard’s way

Artist Howard Bowcott has been selected to lead an innovative arts programme, which is set to make its mark in Sheffield. The project will help...

Belle Vue Manchester sales boss and his pal save hostel from closure with help...

The sales boss at Belle Vue Manchester and his pal are the toast of a charity after they sprang into action to save its hostel for homeless men from closure.

Manchester agency targeting Northern Powerhouse 2nd cities

Why are international investors  now looking at the UK’s second tier cities for guaranteed returns? We caught up with Richard Peck, Managing Director at...

Carter Towler acquires North East surveying firm

Carter Towler expand further into the North and North East with the acquisition of Ashley Smith Chartered Surveyors.

Digital construction expert appointed to drive forward game-changing software

A digital building information software company aiming to revolutionise the construction industry has appointed one of the UK’s leading experts in his field to play a key role in driving forward the adoption of game-changing technology.

Venmore’s Top Valuer Celebrates Big Promotion in Record Time

After joining the company in August of this year as Assistant Branch Manager, Colin Onborg has made a mark in The Venmore Group’s 170-year...

Liverpool’s Mill Lane Trade Park Fully Let

Mill Lane Trade Park in Old Swan, Liverpool is fully let thanks to 9,000 sq. ft of new lettings and lease renewals.

Heating industry expert Ian Henderson calls for clear plan as government prepares to banish...

Ian Henderson, the founder of Boiler Plan UK, is calling on the government to provide clear details of how it plans to ban the...

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...

SDA Cleanzone launches continuously cleaning wraps for door handles

To prepare the nation for the return to work, new start-up from Manchester, SDA Cleanzone have produced continuous cleaning touch pads that can be...

New Managing Director Appointed By Miller Homes Yorkshire

A national homebuilder has appointed a new Managing Director to its Yorkshire region to assist in the delivery of its continued growth objectives.

Work to begin on new Yarm School car park

Work is expected to begin early in 2021 on a new car park at Yarm School that will assist traffic flow on The Spital...

Construction News Specialist Awards recognises Cleveland Bridge UK projects & commitment to workforce wellbeing

Cleveland Bridge UK has seen two of its significant recent projects recognised at the Construction News Specialists Awards 2020. The Construction News Specialist Awards are...

Sales success as homebuyers choose Beal in response to Covid pandemic

Award-winning housebuilder Beal Homes is delivering buoyant sales as househunters seek quality and space in response to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Bradford housing association secures major funds to build bridges across community

Manningham Housing Association (MHA) is celebrating after being awarded more than £120,000 from the Government to run a series of projects to promote shared...

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...

Smart cities offer growth for Manchester SMEs

Greater Manchester is reaching out to SMEs in a broad range of sectors to engage them in smart city technology

Redcar MP praises Wharton Construction’s commitment to apprentices during site visit to new church

An MP has praised Wharton Construction’s commitment to apprenticeships during a visit to view progress on the new St Hilda’s Church. Jacob Young, who is...

McGoff Construction secures contracts worth more than £100m

One of the North West’s leading construction firms, McGoff Construction, has secured more than £100 million worth of work for 2021. The contracts are primarily...

Glaisyers advises TRG on £6.5 million Reddish brownfield residential development

Stockport project will deliver 28 new homes aimed at first-time buyers as developer pivots aways from city-centre buy-to-let market.

Software firm in ‘perfect position’ for global growth

Lancashire-based CoreRFID is working with lifting height, load control and safety company SpanSet Spain, which also manages operations in France and Portugal, on a tailored system to issue safety certificates in minutes.

Dedicated caretaker to join Church Lane North regeneration project

Beyond Housing has appointed a dedicated caretaker to maintain the Church Lane North estate in Eston during a significant regeneration project. Luke Marshall has joined...

Bridge Insurance builds property portfolio with trio of hires

Bridge Insurance Brokers Ltd has made three senior appointments at its Manchester headquarters. Rob Morrison has joined the Real Estate team as an account executive...

Miller Homes Yorkshire Site Manager Adds Further Award To His Collection

An award-winning site manager, at a leading Miller Homes development and regeneration project in Wakefield, has claimed another award for achievements in his field.

Go ahead for new Northumberland homes

A new housing scheme, which will also provide £500,000 for health, educational and coastal care initiatives in Northumberland, has been given the go-ahead by...

Sales director appointment for growing office space firm

incspaces, which provides serviced office space in Manchester, Leeds and London, has appointed Laura Shields as sales director and member of the firm’s executive...

Multi-million pound investment in Leeds City Centre

The multi-million pound renovation of one of Leeds’ most impressive buildings - One Embankment - has completed on time despite the constraints of lockdown...

Bellway announces new homes for Burtons Biscuits site in Moreton

Avison Young has advised on the successful completion on a land sale which will see the site of a former biscuit factory in Wirral...

First look at luxury retirement living apartments revealed

Work on a new retirement living development in Sheffield is set to complete in December. Construction began in January 2019 at Jacobs Gate, a brand-new...

Affordable homes completed in Sunderland

A housing association has welcomed residents to its newest affordable housing development in the North East.

Around 50% of Equity Release Funds in Yorkshire/Humber Spent Paying Debt

If you had the opportunity to release tax free funds from your home, what would you spend them on? Perhaps a once in a...

Contracts in excess of £6m keep Hellens Group open for business in Tees Valley

Hellens Group, a physical site regeneration contractor and developer with offices based in Stockton-on-Tees, has strengthened its position within the Tees Valley, thanks to...

Drainage firm secures six figure Government grant for product innovation

Nelson-based Aquaspira Ltd, has secured a six figure grant from Innovate UK (part of UK Research and Innovation) to explore ways to help the construction sector achieve Government de-carbonisation targets.

love2move reports 152% rise in new instructions – reflecting a growing trend among homemovers

love2move, the fixed fee selling platform that allows established estate agents to offer their clients choice when selling, has reported a huge 152% increase...

Beyond Housing bucks the trend, offering young people new opportunities despite downturn

Beyond Housing is countering the current downward trend in employment options by recruiting seven new apprentices. As many businesses across the country continue to feel...

New £15m care home in Cheadle moves closer to completion

Work continues apace on a 4000sqm state-of-the-art new £15m care home in Cheadle, which is now just weeks away from completion.

Voicescape strengthens senior team with double appointment

Voicescape has bolstered its senior management team with the appointment of two industry experts, following a period of sustained growth for the organisation. The Manchester-based...

Bentley Hurst launches in Manchester

Newly launched estate agent Bentley Hurst has opened its doors in Manchester. The brand is founded by a team of well-established property heavyweights, with...

Recom Solutions bolsters team with five rising industry stars

Recom Solutions has recruited five trainees as the construction project management specialist continues to expand its team in line with its rapid growth. The latest arrivals take staff numbers at Trafford Park-based Recom to 25.

Eviction ban prompts My Property Box to introduce rent guarantee scheme

My Property Box is advising landlords in the North East and parts of North Yorkshire that evictions involving properties in areas of higher coronavirus...

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