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Taylor&Emmet gathers gifts for poorly children

A busy team of elves from Sheffield solicitors, Taylor&Emmet LLP, have been collecting toys for children facing Christmas in hospital.

Zonegreen depot safety on right wavelength

Rail safety specialists, Sheffield-based Zonegreen, have launched the new MK III control panel for their flagship depot protection system that uses the latest contactless technology.

Experienced banker joins Finance For Enterprise

Finance For Enterprise has strengthened its team of lending specialists after appointing experienced banker John Barnes to its growing team of Investment Managers. The appointment...

New non-executive chairman at Fulcrum

Fulcrum Group, the UK independent multi-utility infrastructure provider, has announced the appointment of Jennifer Babington as its new Non-Executive Chairman. Jennifer, who has been a...

Zonegreen protects Metro staff at new skills centre

Employees entering Tyne and Wear Metro depots are now fully trained in personal protection, thanks to Sheffield-based Zonegreen.

Belmayne gets set for Round Sheffield fundraiser

A partner from Dronfield independent financial planners, Belmayne, is kicking off the new year with a race around the perimeter of Sheffield to raise precious funds for four local charities.

Lobster revolutionises PDF handling

Data integration specialist, Chesterfield-based Lobster, is enhancing its flagship EDI software with the launch of a new module enabling automated PDF processing.

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...

Sheffield’s Mechan lifts servicing capacity at Devon rail depot

Equipment produced by Sheffield-based rail depot maintenance specialist, Mechan, is set to improve servicing times in the South West, increasing passenger capacity.

Taylor&Emmet trains mental health champions

Sheffield’s Taylor&Emmet LLP is investing in the wellbeing of its 200-plus staff by training two employees as qualified mental health first aiders.

Belmayne enlists MP in David and Goliath fight with FCA

Dronfield-based financial planners, Belmayne, are taking their campaign for fairer industry regulation to Westminster, appealing for the help of local MP, Lee Rowley.

Belmayne rewards apprentice with fulltime role

An apprentice working at Dronfield-based financial planners, Belmayne, is joining the team on a permanent basis after successfully completing her studies.

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...

Taylor&Emmet shows support for sepsis campaigners

Sheffield solicitors, Taylor&Emmet LLP, are backing a local team’s bid to raise funds and awareness of the life-threatening condition, sepsis.

Zonegreen celebrates milestone order

Sheffield-based rail industry specialist, Zonegreen, is marking a major milestone in its 12-year history - the 2,000th order of its depot safety equipment.

Taylor&Emmet shortlisted for two regional awards

Sheffield’s Taylor&Emmet LLP is in the running for two industry accolades at this year’s Yorkshire Legal Awards.

Belmayne reaches out to community with free advice

Dronfield-based independent financial planners, Belmayne, are offering their support to local businesses and individuals struggling with issues arising from the Covid-19 pandemic.

CoreRFID delivers bespoke rebrand solution for crane inspection firm

Lancashire-based CoreRFID has helped a leading crane and lifting firm to rebrand its safety inspection service.

Mechan keeps calm and carries on during Covid

A can-do attitude at Sheffield-based Mechan has helped keep the rail industry on track during the coronavirus pandemic.

Interview: Sheffield start-up launches free cybersecurity webinar series for SMEs

Hadageto, the secure service for document management, filing is sharing, is on a mission. The start-up, with teams spanning Sheffield, Berlin and Chicago, wants to help small businesses to work remotely.

South Yorkshire Software Company Doubles Turnover Following Release of Event Booking Software

Merlinsoft, a Barnsley company specialising in software for the visitor attraction, retail and charity sector, has seen its income more than double almost overnight, after it released new software which enables venues to take bookings online.

Fulcrum expands Smart Metering team to meet growing demand from energy suppliers

Fulcrum, the UK’s leading multi-utility infrastructure and services provider, has continued to expand its Smart Metering division with the appointment of experienced industry specialist,...

Zonegreen achieves Australian hat trick

A Sydney rail depot has become the first in New South Wales and third across Australia to call on Sheffield safety specialists, Zonegreen, to improve working conditions for staff.

Taylor&Emmet sets new conveyancing records

Sheffield solicitors, Taylor&Emmet LLP, are celebrating a record-breaking quarter for conveyancing transactions, as local property sales and purchases continue to soar.

Complete renewal of Taylor&Emmet HR service

Sheffield’s Taylor&Emmet LLP is shaking up its employment law offering to ensure businesses of all sizes can protect against the risks of constantly changing legislation.

Barnsley & Rotherham Chamber appointed as Kickstart Gateway Organisation

Barnsley & Rotherham Chamber is helping employers from across the Sheffield City Region to inspire the next generation to take the first step on...

Family law secures Taylor&Emmet Legal 500 top spot

Sheffield’s Taylor&Emmet LLP has retained its position among the region’s highest-ranking family law specialists in the 2021 edition of The Legal 500.

Belmayne holds free consultations to mark #FPWUK

Dronfield-based Belmayne Independent Chartered Financial Planners is launching a series of free virtual consultations to raise awareness of Financial Planning Week (October 5-11).

Art set to enhance city’s open spaces

An innovative arts programme is set to make its mark in Sheffield, encouraging people to enjoy the superb outdoor spaces the city offers. Funded by...

Taylor&Emmet supports new generation of solicitors

Sheffield-headquartered Taylor&Emmet LLP is welcoming four budding legal eagles who are embarking on their journey to become fully fledged solicitors.

Start-Up Loan funding helps The Only Way is S66 cut through cashflow gap

A mother and daughter who invested their life savings in a bid to bring a touch of glamour to the residents of a South...

Fast-tracked business Covid rescue plan for Sheffield City Region unveiled

One of the single biggest Covid rescue packages of its type in the UK is hoping to save thousands of jobs and transform the business economy of South Yorkshire.

Coffee Company Gets A Break Thanks to Growth Hub

Cafeology, an independently owned coffee supplier based in Sheffield, is regaining lost ground as a result of the Lockdown, thanks to support from Sheffield City Region’s Re-Start to Growth initiative.

The Work-Wise Foundation’s First Ever Virtual Summer Academy’s a Hit with Pupils

The first ever virtual Work-wise Foundation annual Summer Academy has been hailed a huge success by attendees and schools taking part in the event.

Aquatics expert who took the plunge into entrepreneurship scales start up

The prospect of running a business can make even the most aspirational entrepreneur feel like a fish out of water, but with a lifelong...

Zonegreen extends staff safety at Manchester depot

Sheffield rail safety specialist, Zonegreen, has ventured across the Pennines to equip a brand-new maintenance facility in Manchester with the latest technology for protecting workers.

Client commission results in new product for Mechan

Sheffield manufacturer, Mechan, is extending its portfolio of rail depot handling equipment, after developing a new product for longstanding client, Siemens Mobility Limited.

Taylor&Emmet shortlisted for probate accolade

Sheffield’s Taylor&Emmet LLP is receiving national recognition for the high-quality work its wills and probate solicitors deliver and their engagement with clients.

Wetland project would ease flood risk

An innovative water management scheme, designed to ease pressure on Sheffield’s sewer system, is being proposed as part of plans to build 148 new...

Sheffield animation studio set to expand with help of £100k NPIF loan

A Sheffield animation studio which has won international acclaim is expanding with the help a £100,000 loan from NPIF - Mercia Debt Finance, which is managed by Mercia and part of the Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund.

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