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UK Online Retail Experts Expand to Dubai

Posted on the 22 April 2017

E-commerce and online marketing provider Visualsoft has announced that the company has expanded into the Middle East with a hub in Dubai. North East based full service digital agency Visualsoft, has taken the company’s unrivalled e-commerce platform and online marketing serv...

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Niven Architect’s Stu Kent with the Designs for St James House

Posted on the 21 April 2017

AN old bank is to unlock a bright new future as part of the redevelopment of a town centre. Niven Architects have drawn up plans to convert the former Lloyds Bank in Middlesbrough into high quality student accommodation. The ground floor of the five-storey building, on th...

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Hedgehog Lab in Line to Double Revenues After Blistering First Quarter

Posted on the 21 April 2017

NEWCASTLE technology consultancy hedgeghog lab is on track to hit 100% growth targets after a blistering start to the year. The app developer, which also has offices in London, Denmark, India and the US, won more work in the first quarter of 2017 than in the whole of 2015....

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The Lakes Distillery Set Sail - The ONE British Isle Blended Whisky Selected for Brittany Ferries

Posted on the 20 April 2017

From April, the Award winning British Isle blended whisky, The ONE, will set sail onboard all nine routes across the Brittany Ferries portfolio. This is another key milestone for the multi-award winning Lakes Distillery located in the heart of The Lake District. The Lakes...

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Robertson Signs up to Construction Skills Initiative

Posted on the 20 April 2017

A national infrastructure specialist has signed up to a scheme that has developed an innovative new way to attract talent into the built environment industry.    Robertson, one of the country’s largest independently owned construction, infrastructure and support ser...

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Accountancy Business Drives Growth with Funding from Barclays

Posted on the 20 April 2017

A Durham based accountancy business has launched with a new name following buy-in from a new partner with funding from Barclays.  Local Accountant Chris Tindle has successfully negotiated a deal to become a partner of former practice Westwaters (Durham) and the new par...

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Architects Shortlisted for Two Awards

Posted on the 19 April 2017

AN in-patient unit which is providing invaluable care to hospice patients and their families has been shortlisted for a prestigious design award. Designed by Niven Architects, the St Teresa’s Hospice unit in Darlington joins a new leisure centre that has transformed the tow...

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Harvey Nichols Deal for Handbag Clinic Takes Designer Repair Firm into North West

Posted on the 19 April 2017

Handbag Clinic has teamed up with luxury department store Harvey Nichols in a deal to take its services into the North West.The Burnopfield business, which has spruced up handbags and accessories worth more than £20m since its launch three years ago, is launching an exc...

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Lawyers in Tune for Music Venue Deal

Posted on the 19 April 2017

Advisers at law firm Ward Hadaway have been praised for their role on the acquisition of iconic North East music venue The Cluny. Experts from the Commercial, Property and Employment teams at Ward Hadaway's Newcastle office provided legal advice to Mi Viejo Fruta Limited,...

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Visualsoft Welcomes Next Generation of Talent to Give Insight into the Digital Industry

Posted on the 13 April 2017

Full service digital agency Visualsoft recently welcomed the Digital Ambassadors of North Ormesby Primary Academy to the company’s headquarters in Stockton-on-Tees, in a bid to educate local talent on careers within the digital industry. A select twelve pupils from the Middl...

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