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Gateshead College Named Best in Country

Posted on the 5 April 2019

Gateshead College has been ranked the best performing college in England for post 16 education and training, firmly putting the North East on the map. Figures from the Education Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) show an overall achievement rate of 96%, more than 10% above the nat...

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Projects, Not Politics, Pledges Charlie Hoult

Posted on the 5 April 2019

Businessman and regional campaigner Charlie Hoult launched his bid to be the first North of Tyne Mayor with a pledge to focus on ‘projects not politics.’ Former Newcastle United owner Sir John Hall and Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen were among 250 supporters who attended a...

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Hilton Newcastle Gateshead Celebrates International Women's Day

Posted on the 5 April 2019

The Hilton Newcastle Gateshead partnered with Barclays to host the International Women’s Day conference at the hotel. Ladies and a small selection of gentlemen came together on Wednesday 13th March 2019 to celebrate International Women’s Day. Just under 200 guests enjoyed...

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BMC Recruitment Group Makes Key Promotions

Posted on the 4 April 2019

BMC Recruitment Group, situated in Newcastle upon Tyne, is pleasedto announce two key promotions within their team. Sophie Goymer has now been appointed Principal Consultant to lead on major projects within their Finance Team. Shannon Hogarth has also been promoted to Exec...

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Newcastle Accountancy Firm Celebrates Continuous Growth with New Premises

Posted on the 4 April 2019

Local accountancy firm, Leathers, has moved into a bigger Newcastle office accommodation to help keep pace with its continuing expansion.Leathers reportedly saw strong growth throughout 2018, which has seen it win a number of new key clients.The firm has also continuously recruit...

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Cellular Solutions Triumph in Prestigious O2 Awards

Posted on the 3 April 2019

Sunderland-based business communications and systems specialist Cellular Solutions is celebrating after receiving national recognition for its customer service.The company won the Customer Excellence Award in the O2 Customer and Digital Excellence Awards 2019. The award...

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Malhotra Group Joins Forces with the Prince's Trust

Posted on the 3 April 2019

Leading North East care, leisure and property business, Malhotra Group plc,has chosen The Prince’s Trust as its nominated charity for 2019.The Trust, founded by HRH The Prince of Wales, helps young people to transform their lives for the better, by providing access into jobs, edu...

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Flame's Growth Recognised by Leading Business Group

Posted on the 2 April 2019

Heating and plumbing merchant, Flame Heating Group, is celebrating continued success after winning a prestigious award from a leading business organisation.The Boldon-headquartered company won Scale-Up Business of the Year at the North East Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) Ce...

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RDA Create Trailblazing Catering Facilities for the New HSBC UK Headquarters in Birmingham

Posted on the 2 April 2019

RDA, one of the UK’s leading design and installation companies has recently designed and installed state of the art catering facilities at the new HSBC UK headquarters in Birmingham.Part of the new Arena Central development in the heart of Birmingham, the 210,000-sq. ft., 10 stor...

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Record Year for Ambitious Opencast

Posted on the 26 March 2019

HELPING the Government find solutions to complex IT problems has helped propel a Newcastle software company to its most successful year. Profits for Opencast Software rose by nearly 20 per cent on turnover of just under £5m for 2018, while the number of permanent members of...

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