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GB Sports star helping students achieve their goals after calling on Launchpad support

A former professional sportswoman who launched a unique tutoring business designed to help students gain a better understanding of the appliance of science is expanding her business after pioneering a new online support service.

TEQ proud to support ‘Essential Business’ activity with European sourcing of high-quality medical packaging

Leading European thermoformer TEQ is proud to continue delivering a range of medical packaging solutions for customers working to address critical health needs related to COVID-19.

Rotherham Recruitment Company is Back On Track Thanks to Re-Start to Growth Programme

Multitask Personnel, a permanent and temporary recruitment specialist based in Rotherham, has gained a new strategic direction that should put it back on track, thanks to Sheffield City Region’s “Re-Start to Growth” programme.

1,000th home milestone as Sheffield regeneration partnership resumes work

As safe and socially distanced work resumes on Sheffield Housing Company (SHC) building sites, the regeneration partnership will shortly complete its 1,000th new, high...
Sheffield based agency, Rise at Seven, aims to double turnover to £3.5m in year 2

Sheffield based agency, Rise at Seven, aims to double turnover to £3.5m in year...

Rise at Seven, the search-first creative agency based in Sheffield and London turns one year old and reports £1.5 million turnover in its first...

Finance For Enterprise and NPIF helps modular buildings specialist lay foundations for future growth

Owners of a Hornsea-based construction company which specialises in the installation of modular buildings are cooking up plans to nurture entrepreneurial talent in the...

Sheffield’s The SEO Works appointed by Decathlon UK

“We selected The SEO Works for their focus on achieving results, excellent track record and their ability to work as an extension of our team” said Ella O’Riordan, SEO Manager at Decathlon.

Mental health platform launches crowdfunding appeal in a bid to keep vital support free

A Yorkshire-based mental health platform created to support employees has launched a crowdfunding campaign to keep its online training free of charge.

Zonegreen points Isle of Wight depot in safe direction

Rail safety specialist, Sheffield’s Zonegreen, is using its latest technology to protect depot staff on the Isle of Wight from the risks associated with manual hand points.
How today’s businesses can benefit from Prefabricated Data Centres

How today’s businesses can benefit from Prefabricated Data Centres

Prefabricated data centre modules can help businesses of today meet a range of challenges by providing cost effective, energy efficient data centre infrastructure that...

Big bounce back in property cases for Taylor&Emmet

The residential conveyancing team at Sheffield’s Taylor&Emmet LLP has seen a dramatic upswing in activity since the property sector was released from lockdown.

Respected family law expert joins Taylor&Emmet

A longstanding member of Sheffield’s family law community is joining local solicitors, Taylor&Emmet LLP, to strengthen the services it offers to city residents.

Sheffield’s demand for delectable doughnuts sees PROJECT D launch delivery service

Delicious doughnuts which have been enjoyed by Love Island contestants, fashionistas and even members of the Royal family are being delivered direct to the...

New Zealand orders raise Mechan’s global profile

Two rail depots in New Zealand are to benefit from equipment supplied by Sheffield-based Mechan, as the firm’s reputation for reliability and durability spreads across the world.

Sheffield Start-up going the Extra Mile sets sights on national expansion

A Sheffield-based entrepreneur who is providing a vital lifeline to the city’s struggling independent supermarkets is set to roll out his innovative online shopping...

Barnsley and Rotherham Chamber stands shoulder-to-shoulder with local healthcare professionals

Barnsley and Rotherham Chamber of Commerce has pledged its support to NHS staff by donating a range of gifts to recognise the efforts being...

Taylor&Emmet promotes wealth of talent

Sheffield’s Taylor&Emmet LLP has announced a raft of promotions to recognise the ability and efforts of those delivering the firm’s range of legal services to local residents.

Building prospects for Sheffield’s future

Youngsters enrolled on a course to learn skills for work managed to complete the course just ahead of the Covid 19 lock down and...

Worksop Headteacher pioneers sensational A*start-up after swapping the classroom for carpentry to aid child...

A former headmistress who was driven by a passion for the outdoors has swapped the classroom for carpentry in a bid to inspire children...

Business distress already rising across South Yorkshire economy before covid-19 outbreak, report reveals

Business distress was becoming more prevalent across every sector of the economy, both in South Yorkshire and in the UK as a whole, immediately before the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic in the country...

Finance For Enterprise funding helps Louth packaging specialist protect patients and key NHS...

A Louth-based packaging company, which has seen demand for its products increase threefold to help the UK’s front-line battle against Coronavirus, has secured financial...

Belmayne kicks charity ball into next year

Dronfield-based financial planners, Belmayne, are postponing their charity fundraising ball, due to take place at the end of this month, following the coronavirus lockdown.

Zonegreen extends reach across emerald isle

Sheffield-based rail safety specialist, Zonegreen, is expanding its presence in the Republic of Ireland, after installing a new warning system at Dublin’s Fairview Depot.

Sheffield’s AMETEK Land releases technology to help contain threat of COVID-19

AMETEK Land, the Sheffield-based temperature measurement specialist, has released a fever screening thermal imaging system which could play a fundamental role in helping to contain the spread of COVID-19.

Yorkshire’s Got Talent

Following the announcement that tech start-up, Caroo, has extended its offering of free recruitment to businesses across Yorkshire, the recruitment platform has unveiled some...

Young Creative Sheffield Entrepreneur Featured on Forbes’ Prestigious “30 Under 30 Europe”

This week, Forbes released it’s fifth annual edition of its “30 Under 30 Europe” list - featuring 300 young visionaries boldly redefining ten industries...

Start-up secures £350k to develop smart system for care homes

A Sheffield company, which has developed a more advanced ‘nurse call’ system for care homes, has secured £350,000 investment from NPIF - Mercia Equity Finance that is managed by Mercia and is part of the Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund.

Danny’s sparking success in Sheffield

A bright spark from Frecheville, Sheffield has landed himself an apprenticeship after shining during a work experience placement. In the spotlight, Danny Walsh, 20, has...

Bawtry Kitchen Specialist Targets Growth after Securing Launchpad Support

A Bawtry-based husband and wife team who sought to inspire property owners by making the most of their homes have expanded their company Meliora’s operations after calling on help from a unique business support programme which aims to help.

Funding will help historic engineering firm to keep growth on course

A historic Sheffield business which makes suspension parts for trucks worldwide is continuing its expansion with the help of a £300,000 loan from NPIF - Mercia Debt Finance, managed by Mercia and part of the Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund.

Logistical Logic Lands Large Investment Funds

An ambitious entrepreneur who was left unable to work has transformed an idea into a multi-million pound business venture after securing backing from alternative lending provider Finance For Enterprise and the Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund.

Sheffield City Region Open For Business And Seeking Investors At International Property Conference

The Sheffield City Region (SCR) is set to showcase a number of fully investible schemes from its investment portfolio at MIPIM 2020, the world’s largest annual property conference, held in Cannes between 10th and 13th March.

Tech charity launches data science research project

The David and Jane Richards Family Foundation is taking part in a major research project to evaluate and develop its new data science curriculum. The...

Northam joins Zonegreen’s new generation

Sheffield-based rail safety specialist, Zonegreen, has upgraded its technology at a second Siemens UK depot, as part of a major midlife overhaul programme for the operator.

Coalfields cash ensures brain injury survivors are never forgotten

Headway Rotherham, which has been improving the lives of people suffering from brain injuries for close to 30 years, has secured £10,000 from the...

Belmayne welcomes apprentice to admin team

Dronfield-based independent financial planners, Belmayne, are extending their support team with the addition of an administration apprentice.

Tech Talks to Spark Debate with Specialists Joining as Speakers

Think Summits will once again encourage the meeting of minds with the introduction of Tech Talks, taking place on Thursday 20 February from 6pm...

Labfacility turns up heat on international growth after securing backing from Finance For Enterprise...

The UK’s leading manufacturer of temperature sensors is set to expand its operations in South Yorkshire after securing a six figure lending package from NPIF – BEF & FFE Microfinance, which is managed by Business Enterprise Fund (BEF) and Finance for

Laying the foundations for careers in construction

As the UK promotes National Apprenticeship Week (3rd – 7th Feb), a partnership committed to regenerating and investing in Sheffield is celebrating creating 75...

Taylor&Emmet invites Rotherham to birthday bash

Sheffield’s Taylor&Emmet LLP is celebrating the first anniversary of its Rotherham office by hosting a free networking evening for local businesses.

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