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Audio-Visual Spectacular at Tantallon Castle

Posted on the 25 September 2012

  The walls of one of Scotland's most stunning historic sites, Tantallon Castle, provided the perfect backdrop to a spectacular outdoor light and music show commissioned as part of the recent Lammermuir Festival and watched by an audience of over 1500 people.Northumberland-b...

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Garden Kitchen, Eldon Gardens

Posted on the 25 September 2012

Garden Kitchen is a brand new café, bar and venue, opened in the ground floor of Eldon Garden Shopping Centre in March 2012. Launched by Fresh Element (the company behind Six Restaurant at BALTIC), Garden Kitchen's warm, inviting ambiance blends vintage elegance with moder...

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Cyber Threat to Business

Posted on the 25 September 2012

  BUSINESSES have heard about the developing and illicit world of cyber crime at an event in the North East.The Entrepreneurs' Forum and technology specialists TSG teamed up with security experts Sophos to educate the region's entrepreneurs about the growing threat of attack...

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Newcastle firm of surveyors complete state-of-the-art

Posted on the 25 September 2012

The development of an £8 million factory in Newton Aycliffe has been completed this month on behalf of car parts supplier Tallent Automotive Ltd. Newcastle-based Silverstone Building Consultancy were appointed directly by Tallent to project manage the construction of the hi...

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Dedicated duo given career boost

Posted on the 25 September 2012

Two Darlington companies have been able to bolster their workforce by recruiting talented graduates through an innovative Teesside University scheme. Populus Select, an energy, oil and petrochemical recruitment specialist and Mech-Tool Engineering have both reaped the benefits of...

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Your destiny is in your own hands, says Scott

Posted on the 18 September 2012

One of the region's leading business executives has urged smaller companies to be ambitious if they are to win big contracts.Wilton Group CEO Bill Scott was speaking at the launch of the Hartlepool Business Breakfast Club at the town's Innovation Centre.Mr Scott, who is the North...

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Leroy Allen, the teenage winner of The Northern Echo’s If We Can You Can Challenge 2012, brings us the latest developments in his business life

Posted on the 18 September 2012

  Even in the short time I've been in business it's clear to me the entrepreneurial journey is something of a roller coaster. Both personally and professionally, the summer had its ups and downs. I finished my fundraising for Tara Sowerby, a local teenager who has leukaemia,...

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Williams Tackles GNR for Foundation

Posted on the 11 September 2012

Darren Williams, Managing Director of Harland Corporation is to tackle the Great North Run this Sunday in aid of the Foundation of Light - the registered charity of Sunderland AFC that uses the power of football and the brand of SAFC to inspire, motivate and educate over 40,000 y...

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Muckle LLP Wins Corporate Law Firm Of The Year

Posted on the 10 September 2012

 Leading North East commercial law firm Muckle LLP has scooped the top award at the North East Insider Dealmakers Awards for an unprecedented fifth time in a row.Muckle LLP has won awards at every North East Insider Dealmakers Awards during the past six years and this latest...

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Forum Welcomes Sage Report

Posted on the 6 September 2012

An organisation that exists to support entrepreneurs seeking to grow their businesses to create wealth and jobs in the North East has welcomed a report suggesting the region could rival the South East as fertile ground for start-ups.The Entrepreneurs' Forum has been promoting the...

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