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Osbit Delivers Upgraded AMP1500 Pipeline Plough on Schedule, Ready for Work

Posted on the 18 September 2018

Osbit Ltd, the innovative offshore technology company, has completed a major upgrade to DeepOcean’s subsea pipeline plough, to provide the AMP1500 with class-leading capabilities. The extensive modifications included state of the art new pipe shares and upgraded pipe h...

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Newcastle Bar At Forefront Of Bigg Market Regeneration

Posted on the 18 September 2018

A historic Newcastle bar has become the first business in the city centre to tap into a Heritage Lottery Fund regeneration grant to help improve the face of one its most famous streets. Malhotra Group plc, which operates Pumphrey’s Bar and Cellar at the Bigg Market, has...

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Revised Plans For Quayside Office Development Recommended For Approval

Posted on the 18 September 2018

Revised plans for premium office space in an iconic location next to the Tyne Bridge, submitted by Newcastle-based property company, Adderstone Group, have been recommended for approval by planning officers. The 4,628 sq. ft. office is proposed to have a full height curved g...

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“Now is our time”: Building the businesses of tomorrow

Posted on the 18 September 2018

Hundreds of young entrepreneurs have been inspired and energised into changing their lives thanks to the University of Sunderland’s Enterprise Place. Now the business leaders-of-the-future have had the chance to share their ideas as part of a major showcase event, ...

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SME Centre of Excellence Launched

Posted on the 18 September 2018

A prominent North East businessman has established an SME hub to support entrepreneurs across the region in their start-up and expansion plans. Ammar Mirza has set up the SME Centre of Excellence on Main Street, Ponteland, offering practical support in areas including ac...

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New Director looks to a bright future in data

Posted on the 17 September 2018

Local Data Consultancy firm, Data2Action Ltd has today confirmed the appointment of Sarah Burns to their team. The North Tyneside company supports a diverse range of businesses, both in and outside of the region, to develop their Oganisational Strategy and improve Business...

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Pathways4All Charity Ball Set For 13th October

Posted on the 17 September 2018

Pathways 4 All is a local charity supporting children and young people, who have a range of additional needs/disabilities, alongside their families to access appropriate and accessible play activities. The charity was first established in 2010 by a small group of parents...

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Entrepreneurs Sign Up For Ghana CSR Project

Posted on the 12 September 2018

A group of North East entrepreneurs are traveling to Ghana this December to learn as much as possible about grass-root entrepreneurship at village level – and they’re looking for more people to join them in their quest to raise and distribute £5,000 to good causes. The pr...

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Walk for Wag at Kielder and Help to Reduce Loneliness in Our Region’s Older People

Posted on the 11 September 2018

Local supporters and businesses are being urged to come together to ‘Walk for Wag’ at Kielder Water and Forest Park on 23rd and 24th September. Wag & Company North East Friendship Dogs, the only visiting dog charity to befriend elderly neighbours in their own homes as w...

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Steel Bonnets Recognised with Prominent Whisky Award

Posted on the 11 September 2018

Steel Bonnets, The Lakes Distillery’s blend of English and Scotch malt whisky, has been awarded a Gold Medal in the World Whisky Ultra-Premium category (whiskies priced over £51) by the prestigious Spirits Business Awards. The Luxury Masters competition aims to reward the fi...

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