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Ward Hadaway Praised on Weird Fish MBO

Posted on the 5 May 2017

Advisers from law firm Ward Hadaway have been praised for their role in the secondary management buy-out of an outdoor clothing company. Corporate, employment, commercial and property lawyers from the Newcastle office of the UK Top 100 firm provided legal advice to private...

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Hospitality Specialist Books in to Support Autism Charity

Posted on the 4 May 2017

Families affected by autism are set to benefit from additional support this year, thanks to Teesside-based accommodation, conference and event management specialist Hospitality Guaranteed. A percentage of all ticket sales generated from Hospitality Guaranteed’s new onlin...

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Key Appointment Made in Digital Design Revolution

Posted on the 4 May 2017

An architect at the cutting edge of a technological revolution sweeping through the construction industry has been appointed to two key positions. BIM Strategy Ltd, a division of Niven Architects, has made John Adams a director as he spearheads the practice’s hi-tech approac...

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Ward Hadaway Backs Newcastle Falcons for Two More Seasons

Posted on the 4 May 2017

Leading north law firm Ward Hadaway is backing Aviva Premiership rugby side Newcastle Falcons for a further two seasons. The UK Top 100 law firm, which has offices in Newcastle, Leeds and Manchester, will continue as the Falcons' official partner and official legal services p...

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Hedgehog Lab Launches VR Academy to Boost Region's Skills

Posted on the 29 April 2017

DIGITAL consultancy hedgehog lab is to launch a pioneering initiative aimed at boosting the region’s skills in Virtual Reality development. The app developer, which is headquartered in Newcastle and has offices around the world, set up its own Immersive Technologies divisio...

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A New School Where All The Pupils are in ‘High Spirits’

Posted on the 29 April 2017

Win 2 “tweet seats” at this week’s Gin School Be one of the first to graduate from our recently launched Gin School with our special prize draw for Entrepreneurs' Forum Members only.Win 2 "tweet seats" to join us on Thursday, 4th May at 5:30pmSimply ente...

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Airport and Lakes Distillery in High Spirits

Posted on the 28 April 2017

Newcastle International Airport is delighted to become a Corporate Partner of The Lakes Distillery. The North-East’s largest airport has signed a five year corporate partnership that will see the multi award winning distillery showcase its Best of British craft spirits and...

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Denmark’s Lasertryk Opts for Taopix Photo Commerce Platform

Posted on the 28 April 2017

Danish commercial printer, Lasertryk, has chosen Taopix software for its photo commerce division. The Aarhus-based business is replacing an existing platform that has been in operation since 2012. Lasertryk first opened for business in 2000 and, through organic growth...

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Flame Heating Spares Launches 'Revolutionary' App to Support North East Installers

Posted on the 26 April 2017

Flame Heating Spares, the North East of England’s fastest growing Heating & Plumbing merchant, is to support the region’s installers with the launch of its ground-breaking app. Flame, which operates seven branches throughout the North East, is now offering its trade cus...

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County Durham Business Secures Million-pound Investment

Posted on the 26 April 2017

A Newton Aycliffe business has secured a million pounds’ worth of investment from a major private equity firm. Growth Capital Ventures (GCV) has received a £1.1 million investment from Maven Capital Partners, a prominent UK private equity house, and worked alongside another...

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