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Diamond Sparkles as New Commercial Director Joins

Posted on the 3 May 2018

Team Valley-based technology solutions provider, Diamond Group, is celebrating business growth and continued success with the appointment of Commercial Director, John Jones.  John joins to drive the Company's core focus on technology, process and people.  Diamond Grou...

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Fast-growing Independent Wins Prestigious Award

Posted on the 2 May 2018

Flame Heating Group, the North East’s fastest growing Heating & Plumbing merchant, is celebrating after winning a prestigious award.The Gateshead-headquartered independent, which operates 10 branches across the UK, won the Let’s Grow Award at the North East Business Awards. T...

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Suppliers Urged to Register their Details on Business Compass Website

Posted on the 2 May 2018

The Tees Valley Business Compass team is encouraging potential suppliers to log their details on the brand-new website, to help local businesses grow and create jobs. Firms who offer services to Tees Valley based businesses can now be added to the ‘potential suppliers’...

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Ward Hadaway's Family Team in Manchester joins Forces with SAMS Hub to Provide Welfare Support to Army Veterans

Posted on the 30 April 2018

Ex-servicemen and women can now access advice on a variety of legal issues affecting them and their families through new support services launched this month. The family law team at the Manchester office of Ward Hadaway has worked together with SAMS Armed Forces Support Hub...

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Nicholson’s Transport Puts Director in Driving Seat

Posted on the 30 April 2018

TEESSIDE-based Nicholson’s Transport has appointed a new business director to oversee the next phase of the firm’s growth. Melanie Farman has been promoted to the position after joining Nicholson’s as commercial manager in 2011. Her role will focus on improving organisationa...

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Rugby League World Cup 2021 Bid Could Bring up to £8Million Boost to Tees Valley

Posted on the 26 April 2018

Tees Valley’s bid to host fixtures for the Rugby League World Cup 2021 could enhance the regional economy by up to £8million, it was revealed today. Speaking to businesses at an event to outline the benefits of a winning bid, Tees Valley Combined Authority’s head of culture...

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100-plus Army of Potential IT Workers to Bridge Digital Skills Gap

Posted on the 25 April 2018

Businesses can now tap into a pool of tech apprentices, with a new talent programme about to produce more than 100 potential new employees designed to bridge a growing digital skills gap in the North-East. RAW Digital Training has teamed up with DurhamWorks to create a new D...

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Barclays Launches Major Drive to Help SMEs Tackle Cybercrime

Posted on the 25 April 2018

Barclays has launched a nationwide campaign to help small businesses tackle cybercrime and fraud, with new research suggesting that online fraud has resulted in the loss of more than 50,000 British jobs to date as SMEs had to make redundancies to recover costs. The findings...

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Barclays Funding Supports North East Construction Company J.E.M. Road Construction Paves the Way for the Future

Posted on the 24 April 2018

Durham based business J.E.M. Road Construction Limited today announced expansion plans with the purchase of new premises with funding from Barclays. Established in 2006, J.E.M. Road Construction Limited is located in Tantobie, Stanley. The business employs eighteen people l...

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RDA Appoints New Senior Consultant Due to Continued Growth

Posted on the 24 April 2018

One of the UK’s leading design and installation companies has further strengthened its sales team due to continued growth across its national client base. Hebburn based RDA has appointed John Fitzgibbon as Senior Consultant. John brings over 30 years’ experience of the cateri...

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