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Mediaworks on the Move to Accommodate Expansion

Posted on the 10 October 2018

One of the largest digital marketing agencies in the North East is moving offices to accommodate its recent increase in numbers. Mediaworks, which has operated in Team Valley since it was founded in 2007, will relocate its team of over 100 colleagues to Honeycomb at The Wa...

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Digital Cities to Visit the North East

Posted on the 10 October 2018

BBC Academy is set to bring its popular Digital Cities initiative to the North East for the first time later this month, with a series of events hosted between October 15-19th across Sunderland, Newcastle, Middlesbrough and Gateshead.  The five-day Digital Cities agenda...

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North East charity welcomes Duchess as Patron

Posted on the 8 October 2018

North East-based charity, Wag & Company North East Friendship Dogs, has welcomed Her Grace, The Duchess of Northumberland as Patron. Best known for redeveloping The Alnwick Garden, the Duchess of Northumberland is a British businesswoman and has served as Lord Lieute...

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Staying Ahead of the Curve

Posted on the 6 October 2018

Sarah O’Mahoney, account director at Bradley O’Mahoney Public Relations, outlines how Activ Technology has continually evolved and developed in one of the most competitive of markets.Operating in the IT and telecommunications sectors, hardly a day goes by without Activ Technology...

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BBC Brings Digital Skills to Sunderland

Posted on the 6 October 2018

Leading BBC digital experts will be delivering free workshops at the University of Sunderland which offer an opportunity to get clued-up on the latest in digital content and hands-on with new technology. The BBC Academy Digital Skills Morning takes place at National Glass Cen...

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New Premises for Growing Engineering Firm

Posted on the 5 October 2018

After a period of business expansion for North East-based engineering firm, Ardmore Craig, the company has now settled into its new office in The Beehive at Lingfield Point, Darlington. In the past three months, the company has expanded both the size of its team and servic...

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North East Marketing Expert Signs Deal on USA Office

Posted on the 5 October 2018

LIFE sciences and pharmaceutical marketing agency ramarketing is gearing up to launch its first US office, with the signing of a lease on offices in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and the addition of three new US clients to its overseas portfolio.  The move puts ramarketin...

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Saving the NHS millions and creating the nursing workforce of the future

Posted on the 2 October 2018

An employer-led nursing degree apprenticeship programme, with the potential to save the NHS millions of pounds, has been developed in partnership with North East NHS Trusts and is being launched by the University of Sunderland. The pioneering scheme aims to perfectly bal...

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Accountancy Business Drives Growth with Funding from Barclays Acquisition for County Durham Based Professional Firm

Posted on the 2 October 2018

A Barnard Castle based accountancy business has acquired a local competitor to expand the business with funding from Barclays.  Established in 1996, local accountancy practice Butler and Gee has successfully negotiated a deal to acquire the former practice of Micha...

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Walk for Wag raises vital funds for North East charity

Posted on the 28 September 2018

Local supporters and businesses came together to ‘Walk for Wag’ at Kielder Water and Forest Park on 23rd September, to raise money to support a North East charity’s work in reducing loneliness in the region’s older people. Wag & Company North East Friendship Dogs,...

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