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Taopix 2017 User Conference Hailed ‘The Best Yet’

Posted on the 3 June 2017

Customers who attended the Taopix Annual User Conference, held on 16 & 17 May 2017, have been enthusiastic in their praise for the event. Participants included Taopix customers and distributors from as far afield as Asia, Africa, Australia, Japan, South America and North Amer...

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Combined Authority Announces New Appointments

Posted on the 3 June 2017

Following his election as the first Tees Valley Mayor, Ben Houchen today chaired his first official meeting of the Tees Valley Combined Authority. The Authority’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) made more than 130 appointments to lead roles within the Combined Authority and Loc...

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A Hole in ONE Partnership

Posted on the 2 June 2017

The Lakes Distillery and Fairmont St. Andrews have teamed together to tee off in style for golfers across the Scottish fairway. “The welcome golfers get is so important to us. We strive to make their experience at Fairmont St. Andrews memorable and feel that offering them a...

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Adderstone Group Submits Updated Plans for Residential Scheme on Newcastle Quays

Posted on the 2 June 2017

Newcastle-based property development company, Adderstone Group, has submitted updated plans for a proposed 124 apartment and commercial scheme on a vacant brownfield site on Newcastle Quayside. The 1.5 acre site, located adjacent to St Ann’s Quay, would be one of the last...

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Hedgehog Lab Among Europe’s Best

Posted on the 1 June 2017

Newcastle Headquartered app developer hedgehog lab has scooped a major European award after prolonged growth and investment in cutting-edge technologies. The ‘post-PC’ digital consultancy triumphed over competition from hundreds of other businesses to be named on the Red...

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Ward Hadaway Retains Place on Top NHS Framework

Posted on the 1 June 2017

Law firm Ward Hadaway has retained its place on one of the most important NHS frameworks in the country. The firm, which has offices in Newcastle, Leeds and Manchester, has been reappointed by NHS Resolution to provide legal advice to organisations across the NHS on both d...

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Mayor Launches Initiative to Accelerate Land Development

Posted on the 1 June 2017

Mayor Ben Houchen today chaired the first meeting of the Tees Valley Land Commission, a body responsible for identifying brownfield and public sector land across the area and helping to bring forward sites for new jobs and housing. The commission brings together the councill...

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East a Trailblazer for Innovative SME Funds

Posted on the 31 May 2017

This year is an extremely important year for SME funding with the impending launch of a number of key funds. In fact, the FW Capital North East Property Fund has already launched, an addition to the Catalyst Fund operated by FW Capital in the Tees Valley. This is a significant...

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Latest Wave of Mediaworks Apprentices Graduate

Posted on the 31 May 2017

North East digital marketing agency Mediaworks is celebrating the success of their most recent wave of apprentices. Cerys Elder and Thomas Keir have completed their Social Media and Digital Marketing apprenticeship, while James Jones has finished his own Software Developme...

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Tees Valley Mayor Hails Vital Role of Teesport

Posted on the 31 May 2017

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen has used his first official business visit to highlight the importance of the River Tees, and Teesport in particular, to the local economy. Mr Houchen visited the PD Ports facilities at Teesport, which supports 3,500 jobs directly and in its su...

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