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Ward Hadaway's Team Shortlisted for Top Healthcare Award

Posted on the 18 January 2018

Ward Hadaway has been shortlisted for a top healthcare award which recognises the best partnerships with the NHS.  The firm will now go forward to the final of the Health Service Journal Healthcare Partnership Awards 2018 in March where the winners will be announced at a pri...

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Waste Recycling Partnership Aids Environmental Performance for Local Businesses

Posted on the 18 January 2018

The new year sees a new partnership between two of the region’s most environmentally-focused businesses, Esh Group & Wallsend-based O’Brien Waste Recycling. The rolling contract, estimated at 500K annually, will see O’Brien deliver a range of skip and bin waste recycli...

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SSI Task Force Legacy Funding Continues to Invest in Entrepreneurship, Business Growth, Training and Communities

Posted on the 18 January 2018

THE SSI Task Force has today (Thursday 18th January) published its Legacy Report (attached) and announced the expansion of the business start-up scheme to further support entrepreneurship and business growth across the whole of the Tees Valley. The Legacy Report summaris...

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W North Adds Three New Staff to Growing Newcastle Team

Posted on the 17 January 2018

Newcastle-based PR agency W North has hired Taimar Askew, Fran Clark and Rachel Jones to join the rapidly expanding group. Based in Ouseburn’s Toffee Factory, W North is the Northern arm of London’s W Communications, one of the world’s top ten fastest-growing communications...

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Adderstone Group Completes Acquisition of Leeds Building Society Office at Cobalt Park

Posted on the 17 January 2018

Newcastle-based property business, Adderstone Group, has completed the purchase of Cobalt 7B, home of Leeds Building Society at Cobalt Park, the second commercial acquisition in recent months where the long-standing tenant is a significant financial institution. Adderstone...

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Tees Valley Leaders Launch Plan to Transform the Region

Posted on the 17 January 2018

Plans for future transport investment in Tees Valley and the wider North of England have been outlined today at an event marking the publication of a thirty year plan to drive economic growth.  Ben Houchen, Tees Valley Mayor and Paul Booth, Chair of Tees Valley Local E...

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Smart Technology Gives Accountancy Firm the Cutting Edge

Posted on the 16 January 2018

Newcastle-based Robson Laidler Accountants is one of the very first accountancy practices in the North East to launch its own App to help its clients manage finances at their fingertips. The free mobile App is the latest technological development for the forward thinking fi...

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Barclays Back New Owners for Hawes Business

Posted on the 16 January 2018

Central Dales Limited today announced new owners for the pharmacy business at Hawes with funding from Barclays. Located at the Market Place in the North Yorkshire town of Hawes, the new owners of the Central Dales Pharmacy are three friends who met at university whilst they...

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Greece’s Leading Photo Gift Retailer Chooses Taopix

Posted on the 16 January 2018

Digital Publications Group has invested in the Taopix photo commerce platform to help expand its presence across the globe. The Thessaloniki business, founded in 1975, has ambitious plans to upscale its current operations to become a truly global player and market leader in...

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Adderstone Group Announce Consolidated Annual Profits of £4.45m

Posted on the 15 January 2018

Newcastle based property development and investment business, Adderstone Group, has declared consolidated annual profits of £4.45m to March 31 2017. The results highlight continued growth for the Group, with turnover increasing to £43m from £34m in the previous year.  T...

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