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R&B Group Prepare Diamond Jubilee Exhibition For Queen's Visit

Posted on the 17 July 2012

  An impressive exhibition featuring an indoor replica of Roker Beach has been created for the Queens visit to Sunderland tomorrow.A series of marquees have been erected at the Sunderland Docks and Event Production Company, R&B Group called upon to help transform the emp...

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Leroy Allen - IWCYC Winner

Posted on the 17 July 2012

  Since winning The Northern Echo's If We Can You Can Challenge, run by the Entrepreneurs' Forum, my feet haven't touched the ground.Attending the Forum's Who Dares Wins conference with 300 of the region's top business people was an amazing experience in itself.Then to be an...

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"The North East of England is the most dynamic and exciting entrepreneurial region in the UK"

Posted on the 13 July 2012

Opportunities are being created and the fight back is being led by entrepreneurs who are playing a significant and sustainable role in helping to rejuvenate the UK economy.Entrepreneurship is critically important. Whether they are vocational or accidental entrepreneurs, the peopl...

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Bag specialists celebrate expansion into new premises

Posted on the 13 July 2012

  A specialist bag business, which started life in its founder's living room just a few years ago has just completed a move to a purpose-built premises. The Printed Bag Shop's owner and founder, Craig Smith, says the move to the new 100sq ft property in Killingworth has come...

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Entrepreneurship & innovation student finds perfect fit with March ThirtyOne

Posted on the 11 July 2012

A Newcastle University Business School student pursuing a PhD in entrepreneurship and innovation has taken an internship with cost reduction specialists March ThirtyOne. Twenty-five year old David Smith from Gateshead has joined the Newcastle-based team for three months, bringing...

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Gott's girls are back to hand deliver completed video series

Posted on the 9 July 2012

Motor equipment supplier Gott Technical Services has generated excitement once again as North East mechanics received a special visit from the glamorous ‘Gott's Girls'. To celebrate the completion of Gott's five-part video demonstration series aptly named ‘Gott's Guid...

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Brass band's centenary concert launches new music series

Posted on the 9 July 2012

One of the North East's longest running musical acts is to celebrate the end of its centenary year with a free concert in a South Tyneside park. Westoe Brass Band, known originally as the Harton Colliery Band when it launched in 1911, will perform at the bandstand in South Marine...

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Industry expert helps creative agencies fly high

Posted on the 9 July 2012

A World renowned IT industry expert paid a visit to Newcastle's very own ‘Silicon Valley' recently, as the digital and creative sector joined together to learn how to make the most out the latest software innovations. A free event at Ouseburn's Toffee Factory, hosted by Eas...

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North East home to free music festival

Posted on the 9 July 2012

Big name musical acts Scouting for Girls, The Feeling and Matt Cardle, are all heading to the North East this July as one of the UK's biggest free events sets up home in a seafront park.   The South Tyneside Summer Festival, organised annually by South Tyneside Cou...

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OPR is content with digital opportunity

Posted on the 6 July 2012

Newcastle integrated agency OPR has launched a new digital content division to help its clients create and publish its own editorial content online. Bringing together videographers, writers, photographers, designers and programmers O digital will help its clients develop a conten...

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