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North East Businesses Unite to Showcase the Region in a Series of New Films

Posted on the 14 February 2019

THE best of the North East will be showcased in a series of spectacular new films.Invest North East England (INEE), the region’s inward investment agency, will launch the first of six showcase films aimed at promoting the region and highlighting the many advantages of doing b...

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Top Athletes Get Tees Valley's Great North CityGames off the Starting Blocks

Posted on the 14 February 2019

Athletics legend Brendan Foster CBE has visited Tees Valley today (February 12) to get this year’s Great North CityGames off the starting blocks. Former long-distance runner Brendan, an Olympic bronze medallist, ex-BBC broadcaster and founder of the Great North Run, was jo...

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RDA Bring History Back to Life at The SSE Arena, Wembley

Posted on the 13 February 2019

A brand new refurbished restaurant and accompanying VIP lounge are now open at The SSE Arena, Wembley. RDA, one of the UK’s top design and installation companies were appointed by leading sports and hospitality caterer Levy UK to transform the existing space, creating a vibra...

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Lakes Distillery Awarded VisitEngland Gold for the Second Year Running

Posted on the 13 February 2019

The Lakes Distillery is thrilled to have received a VisitEngland Gold Award 2018. The distillery has received an outstanding review complete with the gold award for the visitor attraction. It is the second year running the distillery has won the prestigious award. T...

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Lakes Distillery Whiskies Named ‘England’s Best’ in 2019 World Whiskies Awards

Posted on the 12 February 2019

The Lakes Distillery is delighted to announce they have received two best in category awards in the World Whiskies Awards 2019. Steel Bonnets has been named Best English Blended Malt No Age Statement Whisky. The ONE Limited Edition Sherry Expression has been named Best...

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Newcastle Firm Welcomes New Recruit to Drive Business Growth

Posted on the 12 February 2019

Following a period of significant expansion, global energy and rail specialist, Samuel Knight International, has welcomed another new hire to meet the firm’s ambitious global plans. Mark Cummings joins the business as the new Energy project director, following in the footste...

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Moody Logistics Scores Football Sponsorship Deal for Third Year Running

Posted on the 11 February 2019

Moody Logistics is proving its commitment to North East sport with its sponsorship of local football team, Wideopen FC, for the third consecutive year.The Cramlington-based firm will sponsor the Senior team’s strip, which this year will feature branding from its sister company, H...

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New Deputy Vice-Chancellor to Drive North East University's Commercial Plans

Posted on the 11 February 2019

The University of Sunderland has announced that Professor Jon Timmis has been appointed as Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Commercial). Professor Timmis will drive the University’s commercial agenda when he takes up the role in May, contributing to the institution’s continuing sust...

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Moody's Continues its Support of Newcastle Thunder

Posted on the 8 February 2019

Moody Logistics has reaffirmed its commitment to supporting sport in the North East with its continued sponsorship of Newcastle Thunder.The Cramlington-based transport, logistics and storage firm is supporting the professional rugby league side throughout the 2019 season, having...

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Ward Hadaway launches new HR business tool to help key-decision-makers in the SME market

Posted on the 8 February 2019

In response, Top 100 UK law firm Ward Hadaway has launched 'HR Protect', an end-to-end business tool to help the SME market access the best employment law solutions. The bespoke product allows employers to put in place a tailored employment law solution to manage the life-c...

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