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RDA Help to Create First Fully Licensed Costa for WH Smith

Posted on the 22 March 2019

Award winning design and installation company, RDA was recently appointed by WH Smith to help create its first ever fully licensed Costa, at The Royal Blackburn Teaching Hospital. RDA’s team of designers worked with the leading high street retailer, to enhance the existing P...

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Expansion Plans are in Place as Just Williams Hires Sales Specialists and Builds its Client Base

Posted on the 22 March 2019

Having enjoyed a recent period of growth, outsourced sales specialist, Just Williams, has added Anna Caygill to its team, as it continues to build its presence throughout the North East and Yorkshire. Anna, aged 33, has been appointed as a sales specialist following severa...

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Further Appointment for Barclays North East Team

Posted on the 22 March 2019

Barclays today announces the appointment of Tom Cawkwell as Business Relationship Director for the business banking division of Barclays in Newcastle and Northumberland. Cawkwell, who has worked for Barclays in various roles for over ten years, has extensive experience in th...

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Flame Spreads to the North West with Latest Investment

Posted on the 21 March 2019

Flame Heating Group is progressing its expansion plans with the launch of its first branch in the North West.The North East’s fastest-growing heating and plumbing merchant has opened a trade counter in Carlisle, as it expects to launch new outlets and expand existing branches in...

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Continued Awards Success for Pacifica Group in Record Year

Posted on the 21 March 2019

A Houghton le Spring-headquartered home services company is celebrating a hat-trick of accolades after being recognised at a prestigious award ceremony.Pacifica Group was celebrated at the 2019 North East Energy Efficiency Awards, winning two awards and receiving a commendation i...

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Communication Key to Preventing Rare Bone Disease

Posted on the 21 March 2019

A rare disease of the jaw which causes pain for sufferers and can lead to reconstructive surgery could be prevented if healthcare professionals improve their communication, research has revealed. Osteonecrosis, which means death of bone tissue, can develop in the jaw followin...

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Firms Back Training Scheme to Plug Engineering Skills Gap

Posted on the 20 March 2019

A group of North East firms have pledged their support for a trailblazing training academy to tackle skills shortages in the manufacturing and engineering sectors. Fifteen firms have signed up to be part of the Ford Engineering Academy, a pioneering training programm...

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Surge Marketing Solutions Nominated For Employer Of The Year

Posted on the 20 March 2019

Surge Marketing Solutions, a digital marketing agency based in Middlesbrough, has been nominated in the Employer Of The Year category at the North East Federation of Small Businesses Awards. The award comes following a year of rapid growth for the company, which now has 15...

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Sunderland Public House Refinances for Growth

Posted on the 19 March 2019

Sunderland based public house The Rabbit today announced expansion plans with the refinance and refurbishment of their premises with funding from the Barclays Northern Powerhouse Fund. Established in 2013 by entrepreneur Lee Robson initially as The Westminster, Lee was joi...

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North East Recruitment Consultancy Appoints MD

Posted on the 19 March 2019

Expanding North East consultancy BMC Recruitment Group has started the new year with a new MD and plans for national growth. Chris Milnes, 35, joins the Newcastle-based recruitment consultancy from global insurance broker Marsh, where he was head of the Newcastle and Carli...

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