Member News

North East Hotel Named Charity Hero

Posted on the 21 June 2012

A leading North East hotel has been named a Charity Hero after lending its support to a fundraising bike ride across the UK. The DoubleTree by Hilton Newcastle International Airport hotel, located yards from the airport terminal, was given the title after opening its doors for fr...

Read More →

Nissan's Sunderland Plant to host Specialist Recruitment Day

Posted on the 21 June 2012

Nissan Sunderland Plant will host a Specialist Recruitment Day this Saturday, as the plant gears up for the busiest period in its 26-year history.Preparations are well under way for the introduction of four new models recently announced for production in the UK, including the 100...

Read More →

New partners hired to help Square One Law grow

Posted on the 21 June 2012

Commercial law firm Square One Law has signed up two new partners to its employment team.Since it launched last summer, the Jesmond-based firm's founding partners - Ian Gilthorpe, Alan Fletcher and Robin Winskell - have attracted five partners.The most recent arrival is South Afr...

Read More →

Eastquay helps Creative Agencies Fly High

Posted on the 21 June 2012

The cream of North East creative agencies will come together to learn how to make the most out the latest IT innovations at a free seminar next week. Dubbed as Newcastle's very own ‘Silicon Valley', the digital and creative sector are being encouraged to come along to the f...

Read More →

Pitching For Management Event Offers Non-Exec Opporttunities

Posted on the 21 June 2012

Would you like to strengthen your management team?  Or are you looking for a non-exec position? Pitching for Management is a national series of events offering fast-growth companies the chance to find senior executives and non-executives to help their company proceed to its...

Read More →

FIRST is back again

Posted on the 21 June 2012

Bringing money people together with ideas people...inspiration together with opportunity. Where: First time at Garden Kitchen, Eldon Garden, NewcastleWhen: 6pm (for 6.30 start) on 26th JuneHow much? £5  FIRST drink sponsored by Bridge Club Ltd.Bridge Club's final FIRST...

Read More →

Research rethinks the future of access to finance

Posted on the 20 June 2012

Entrepreneurs and SMEs need more support to help them understand what providers of debt and equity capital require; also that support needs to be more clearly signposted, all of this, according to new research from Northumbria University's Newcastle Business School.Newcastle Busi...

Read More →

Houghton International to hold apprentice recruitment open day

Posted on the 20 June 2012

Fast growing Walker based electrical mechanical engineers Houghton International are  to hold an Apprentice Recruitment Open Day on Wednesday 4th July where they aim to recruit a number of full time apprentices to join the team in autumn 2012.Interested applicants will be ab...

Read More →

Record results for Ward Hadaway

Posted on the 18 June 2012

Law firm Ward Hadaway has seen its annual turnover break the £30m barrier for the first time as it enjoyed a fourth consecutive year of growth.Figures from the UK Top 100 law firm show that turnover in the year to the end of April 2012 grew by 6% to £30m with profit r...

Read More →

A Cuppa Full of Success

Posted on the 13 June 2012

Tea-For-Two is just the ticket for North East spa owners who have launched light lunches and afternoon teas in the grounds of their Northumbrian retreat.  Serving traditional cuppas with homemade scones, cupcakes and sandwiches, the stylish dining area, which also spill...

Read More →