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Recruiting Business Sparks To Ignite Ideas Into Reality

Posted on the 25 September 2017

Budding entrepreneurs aged 16-24 who are looking to turn an idea into a business are being invited to join a free Newcastle enterprise programme. Recruitment is now underway for Business Sparks, an innovative short course run by Reviving the Heart of the West End (RHWE...

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The Expanded Metal Company Looks to New Horizons with the Support of Marketing Specialists

Posted on the 21 September 2017

Hartlepool-based manufacturer The Expanded Metal Company has appointed B2B marketing specialist Horizonworks to act as its outsourced marketing team. A pioneer in the production of expanded metal mesh, The Expanded Metal Company has a rich industrial heritage dating back t...

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Flame Gears up for Expansion after Employee Growth

Posted on the 21 September 2017

Fast growing Flame Heating Group has its sights set on further job creation, after increasing its staff count by 80% over the last 12 months.The North East-based Heating and Plumbing merchant, which operates eight branches across the region, currently has 45 employees, up from 25...

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Intimation shares best practice alongside Prime Minister Theresa May in The Parliamentary Review

Posted on the 19 September 2017

Established by former minister The Rt Hon David Curry in 2010, The Parliamentary Review’s September release is now a key fixture in the political calendar. Intimation features alongside the Prime Minister and a small number of outstanding organisations in a document that l...

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North East Heating Firms in Gas Safe Warning to Region's Homeowners

Posted on the 18 September 2017

Two leading North East heating firms are coming together to help raise awareness of gas safety and the dangers of faulty appliances, ahead of Gas Safety Week.Flame Heating Group and 0800 Repair Gas are calling on homeowners in the region to make sure their heating appliances are...

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Gateshead Digital Business Set to Double Turnover

Posted on the 18 September 2017

A Gateshead digital marketing business is celebrating its first decade by being on target to double its turnover in the next 12 months and create a further 20 jobs. As a result of this success, Mediaworks has been selected by North East England Chamber of Commerce to comp...

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Elanders UK Acquires Spreckley Ltd

Posted on the 15 September 2017

Acquisition of specialist neck tag and label company creates future growth opportunities for UK print and packaging business Leading Print and Packaging Company, Elanders UK has acquired Spreckley Limited, one of the largest automatic stringing facilities of tickets, nec...

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The Lakes Distillery celebrate a £2 million toast with 100% sell out of 2,975 exclusive Founders Club memberships

Posted on the 14 September 2017

The Lakes Distillery are proud to announce 100% sell out of their 2,975 Founders’ Club memberships raising over £2m in revenue. The Lakes Distillery Founders’ Club invited members to join a 10-year journey of the maturing Lakes Malt from the first casks ever produced a...

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Square One Law Announces Strategic European Alliance

Posted on the 13 September 2017

Commercial law firm Square One Law, has agreed to a strategic alliance with Brussels-based EU law practice Kemmlers, as a response to the North East business communities’ continued reliance on exporting more than 50% of its services to EU member countries.  At a time wh...

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Hedgehog Lab Wins Contract with ‘Smart City’ Firm with Plans to Shake Up Our Cities

Posted on the 13 September 2017

Digital consultancy hedgehog lab has secured a contract with a Sunderland-based tech firm to develop a number of ‘smart’ solutions. The six figure contract will see the Newcastle-headquartered app developer working on several projects with Grid Smarter Cities, including inte...

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