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Nicholson's gold rush gets Paralympic praise

Posted on the 12 October 2012

Paralympic legend Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson has thanked a North East transport firm for backing a disability sports group's gold rush campaign during the London games. Teesside-based Nicholson's Transport donated £10 for every gold medal won by Team GB during the 2012 Pa...

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10 YEARS IN BUSINESS HAS GOTT TO BE WORTH CELEBRATING

Posted on the 8 October 2012

THE REGION'S best-known events management company will this month celebrate a milestone anniversary with big plans for growth.She's Gott It! Events based in Lambton Park, County Durham will mark its 10th year in business with ambitious plans for the next 12 months following a str...

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PROPERTY ENTREPRENEUR BUILDS ON DESIRE TO HELP START-UPS

Posted on the 4 October 2012

TWENTY-FIVE years as a landlord has led to one businesswoman launching a new service to help start-ups and small businesses navigate the office market.Lynn Gate, managing director of The Office Company, is using her own expertise as both an entrepreneur and landlord to help other...

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GLOBAL RECOGNITION FOR LOCAL MARKETING FIRMS COMMITMENT TO INNOVATION

Posted on the 4 October 2012

AlphaGraphics North-East Win Worldwide Award for their Creative Approach to Multi-channel Marketing at the Annual XMPie Conference in Boston Local marketing company, AlphaGraphics North East (AGNE) beat more than 800 hopefuls worldwide to win the highly acclaimed, prestigious &qu...

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Record attendance at Houghton International Golf Day.

Posted on the 4 October 2012

Newcastle based electro-mechanical engineering specialist Houghton International held their 12th Annual Golf Day on Friday 14th September 2012 at Chester-le-Street Golf Club.  The event saw a record number of customers and suppliers attending with 19 teams contesting the tro...

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Better continues to recruit for growth.

Posted on the 4 October 2012

Teesside based brand agency, Better, has made two new appointments as it continues to grow it's profile and client base across the UK. The new appointments are a direct result of the award winning agency securing a number of high profile contract wins including PD Ports, one of t...

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North East mum sees invention go global

Posted on the 4 October 2012

A fashion accessory designed by a North East mum, which hides the embarrassment caused by so-called ‘camel toe', looks set to go global after being snapped up by retail giants in the UK and Australia. SmoothGroove, the discreet accessory offering a flat female profile to ti...

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Iconic city venue opens courtyard cafe

Posted on the 4 October 2012

  Gluten-free cupcakes and muffins made from butternut squash, rice flour and ground almonds are all on the menu of an exciting new courtyard coffee concept from the owners of Newcastle's Assembly Rooms. The city centre's longest established events and entertainments venue h...

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WIN Awards Tickets Now On-Sale

Posted on the 3 October 2012

The entries for this year's North East Woman Entrepreneur of the Year Awards have been shortlisted, and the winners and runners-up will be announced on Friday 2nd November 2012 in the glitz and glamour of The Newcastle Gateshead Hilton Hotel.  Tickets for this hugely prestig...

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Causeway Carpet Caper

Posted on the 26 September 2012

The sky certainly turned just a little bit pink this weekend as the organisers of next months Pink Gala strutted their stuff on a bright pink carpet to publicise Whitley Bay's Pinktober events. Activities start off in style on Friday 5th October with an evening of high quality en...

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