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Networking & Events

15 August 2022

BNI Genesis Syston

Time: 6:45am - 8:45am
Where: East Goscote
15 August 2022
15 August 2022

BNI Two Valleys (Ilkeston)

Time: 7:00am - 10:00am
Where: Long Eaton
15 August 2022
15 August 2022

BNI Advantage Derby Business Networking Breakfast

Time: 7:00am - 9:00am
Where: Derby
17 August 2022
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12th August 2022

BLUE LIGHT CARD LOOKS TO AUSTRALIA FOR INTERNATIONAL EXPANSION

Blue Light Card, the UK’s number one discount service for the emergency services, NHS, social care sector and armed forces, has announced that it is set to launch in Australia in October 2022.
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12th August 2022

Funding to support dementia research in East Midlands

A leading applied health research organisation is “on a mission” to improve and expand its research into the needs of people with dementia in under-served groups across the East Midlands.
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12th August 2022

RBH Hospitality Management expands into Sheffield

Leading independent hotel management company, RBH Hospitality Management, has been appointed by family business Stapleford Ventures Ltd to operate the new Courtyard by Marriott Sheffield, due to open in Spring 2023.
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12th August 2022

Gearing Up for a Wheel-y Good Fundraiser

Award-winning PR, marketing and digital agency Shooting Star is swapping four-wheeled office chairs for two-wheeled bikes by taking on a cycling fundraiser for its charity of the year.
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12th August 2022

Rising fuel and energy prices put over half of UK small businesses at risk of collapse, report finds

A survey of over 1,000 UK small businesses has revealed that rising fuel and energy costs is now believed to be one of the greatest threats to SME survival in 2022.
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12th August 2022

Leicester business bolsters board and management team to accelerate growth

LoyalFree Ltd, the leading UK place-promotion business is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Managing Director and two new members of the board, following a buy-in from Equable Partners 5 years after it was founded.
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12th August 2022

PLM GLOBAL ANNOUNCE PLANS FOR NEXT GROWTH PHASE WITH NEW MANAGEMENT TEAM AND OWNERSHIP MODEL

PLM Global is a Nottingham-based solutions provider specialising in the supply, repair and maintenance of hand-held data capture devices, mobile print and EPoS hardware.
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12th August 2022

Gateley Legal expands Nottingham residential development team

Gateley Legal has expanded its Nottingham residential development team to a total of seven to meet client demands.
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12th August 2022

Housebuilder Rippon Homes is urging home-hunters in Leicestershire to consider buying over renting as rental prices soar

As rental prices have reached their highest point since 2016, Rippon Homes is urging people to consider buying over renting.
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12th August 2022

Leicester's Entrepreneurial Spirit Celebrated at Launch of New Business Guide

The publication of a new guide that celebrates Leicester’s entrepreneurial spirit has been officially launched by Sir Peter Soulsby, City Mayor, at a celebratory reception at Leicester’s The Gresham Works.
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12th August 2022

A WEDDING LAW SHAKE-UP: AN EXCITING NEW PROPOSAL

A government-commissioned report has put forward their recommendations for a major overhaul of marriage laws that would mean couples can get married at a location of their choice rather than at a registered venue.
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12th August 2022

East Midlands Airport welcomed 400,000 passengers in July

East Midlands Airport (EMA) made a strong start to its peak summer season following two years of pandemic disruption.
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12th August 2022

Works complete on new £2m waste and recycling centre at Tattershall

Construction work at Tattershall’s new household waste and recycling centre has now completed.
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12th August 2022

Is Fear Running in your Workplace? How to Move Past Fear Culture & Build a Brave, New World of Work

Fear is a primal emotion that has characterised human nature from the very dawn of evolution. It is a basic yet crucial emotion that is important to survival, triggering a response designed to keep us safe from threats and dangers.
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11th August 2022

Derby organisation urges special needs families to work-out together

LEADING experts in special educational needs and exercise are coming together to stage one-off sessions in Derby – to encourage families to start getting fit together.
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11th August 2022

A.W. Lymn to Go Green with Electric Fleet

One of the East Midlands’ largest independent funeral directors, A.W. Lymn the Family Funeral Service, is leading the way for the funeral industry with plans to make its non-ceremonial fleet electric.
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11th August 2022

105-year-old still runs own property portfolio

Impressive centenarian Marjorie Eve Wright must be the oldest landlady in Northamptonshire.
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11th August 2022

English Premier League clubs bounce back from COVID-19 but financial challenges remain in lower leagues

English Premier League (EPL) clubs appear to have bounced back from COVID-19, but lower league clubs continue to face financial challenges, according to a new report published today by accountancy and business advisory firm BDO.
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11th August 2022

Cutting waste by 85%: Lincoln insulation manufacturer goes carbon neutral, ups recycled content

Recycling ‘80 million plastic bottles’: Lincolnshire manufacturer goes greener
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11th August 2022

Research reveals how expensive it is to raise kids in Greater Manchester this summer

It’s no secret that having children can be expensive, especially if you’re a single parent.
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11th August 2022

Leicester Restaurant Week Confirmed to Return in 2022 with Delicious Deals for City Diners

Knives and forks at the ready! BID Leicester has today (Wednesday 10 August) confirmed that Leicester Restaurant Week will return to the city this autumn with a feast of deals on offer.
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11th August 2022

Custom Heat Supports Grace Kelly Childhood Cancer Trust with Free Heating Services and Grants for Midlands Families

Custom Heat, a plumbing and heating specialist that provides services across the Midlands, is partnering with the Grace Kelly Childhood Cancer Trust, making the non-profit its charity of the year.
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10th August 2022

Notts Pride Success

Nottingham city centre was turned into a sea of rainbow colours at the weekend as thousands of people joined in the Nottinghamshire Pride celebrations.
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10th August 2022

Ampa sees 16% growth pre-merger

East Midlands legal and professional services group Ampa has announced 16% growth in its latest year-end results – before factoring in its two recent mergers.
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10th August 2022

Commonwealth Games bronze medal for senior estimator

A senior estimator at Northamptonshire’s Bhangals Construction Consultants, has scooped a much-coveted bronze medal in the Commonwealth Games 2022.
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10th August 2022

Midlands Engine Investment Fund and Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund support over 30% of regional spinouts

A new joint research report titled ‘Backing Innovation-led Businesses: the role of public investment’ reveals how the programmes delivered by the British Business Bank, UK Research & Innovation and Innovate UK play a fundamental role in supporting the suc
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10th August 2022

From barracks to classroom – Army veterans bring expertise to college

Two army veterans turned teachers have brought the fruits of their studying labours to West Nottinghamshire College’s uniformed protective services (UPS) team as they embark on new careers in FE.
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10th August 2022

Hiring intentions remain strong despite recession fears

Hiring intentions among UK businesses remain strong despite a turbulent outlook across output and inflation, according to the latest Business Trends report from accountancy and business advisory firm, BDO.
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9th August 2022

Successful lettings campaign leads to management instruction for NG

A successful run of lettings has led to a new management instruction for commercial property specialists NG Chartered Surveyors.
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9th August 2022

East Midlands Fencing Industry Leaders Launch Online Hire Service

East Midlands-based First Fence has recently launched its online product hire service, which includes a wide range of products including temporary fencing and crowd control barriers, making it even easier for businesses and individuals to order their prod
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9th August 2022

Permagroup debuts slick roofing solution at University of Leeds

A challenging roofing project has been successfully completed using a brand new liquid coating system, PermaRoof 500 (P500), developed by leading supplier of innovative building products PermaRoof Commercial, part of PermaGroup.
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9th August 2022

Nottingham branch boost with new team

The Nottingham branch of Europa Road has marked its eighth birthday with the announcement that it is boosting its team – creating a brand-new dedicated Customer Service Team to provide an even more focused approach to meeting client needs.
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9th August 2022

Call out to small firms to help drive innovation in construction

Some of the best ideas in construction come from the small companies that are directly responsible for site production.
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9th August 2022

Right Legal Group chooses Midlands PR partner

Digital PR firm Jennie Holland PR has been appointed by wills and probate specialist Right Legal Group.
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9th August 2022

Derby County FA Cup winner to be commemorated with plinth

Bricklayers from Hodgkinson Builders are building a plinth at Pride Park Stadium to commemorate former Derby County winger Reg Harrison. 
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9th August 2022

Heart-warming stories showcase importance of investing in professional and personal lives of workforce

As we all continue to navigate these challenging and uncertain times, the safety and security of our livelihoods has ever been so important.
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9th August 2022

Quiet Storm backing for charity bike ride

Digital sales, marketing and communications agency Quiet Storm Solutions backed a charity cycling challenge which saw 15 riders use their pedal power to get from Leicester to Amsterdam in just three days.
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9th August 2022

Honouring Careers Education at 122 Lincolnshire Schools

Thirty-five businesses attended an employer-led celebration at Boston United’s Jakeman’s Community Stadium this week to honour the impact careers education is having on schools across Greater Lincolnshire.  
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6th August 2022

Tortilla to open site in Lincoln

Tortilla, the UK’s largest fast-casual Mexican restaurant brand, will open the doors of its 52nd restaurant, located in Lincoln city centre, at 1 Exchange Square, Lincoln (LN5 7ET), on Friday 12th August.
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6th August 2022

Here come the girls: Local potato supplier partners with Lincoln City FC women's team

National potato supplier Branston has extended its relationship with Lincoln City FC by sponsoring the club’s women’s team for the 2022/23 season.
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5th August 2022

Midlands family hands over company to employees

On the 1st of July, Pym and Wildsmith went from a family-owned business to a 100% Employee-Owned business, making them pioneers of going ‘Employee Owned’ in the region.
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5th August 2022

PLM Global announce plans for next growth phase with new management team and ownership

PLM Global is a Nottingham-based solutions provider specialising in the supply, repair and maintenance of hand-held data capture devices, mobile print and EPoS hardware.
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5th August 2022

Amber Valley Borough Council shares exciting proposals for £2.9 million of new Government funding

Amber Valley Borough Council has been allocated £2,978,000 in Government funding to spend on projects to benefit the community and businesses over the next three years.
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5th August 2022

Encore Plans to ‘Land and Expand’ in North West

Award winning and fast-growing recruitment agency Encore Personnel is expanding its network from its Midlands roots to the North West, as it opens its first branch in the region this month.
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5th August 2022

E4E recognised for achievements in helping young people as it’s shortlisted for East Midlands Chamber award

E4E is a Derby City Council-backed careers initiative that was set up in 2014. Led by manager Arshad Iqbal, it provides CV writing workshops, mock interviews, mentoring and ‘Dragons Den’ style Enterprise Challenge Day, where pupils pitch a project to busi
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5th August 2022

Advisers revealed behind The Fleet Auction Group transaction

Tax specialists from Leicester based WestBridge Group have advised on the sale of a 22-acre facility on Stephenson Industrial Estate in Coalville to one of the UK’s largest wholesale used vehicle suppliers.
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5th August 2022

Househam Sprayers secures £450,000 funding package via MEIF

Maven Capital Partners continues to back ambitious businesses across the East and South East Midlands via the Midlands Engine Investment Fund.
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5th August 2022

Wildlife charity “humbled” by college’s fundraising

The founder of a wildlife charity hit by a devastating fire has spoken of her gratitude after it received a bumper cash boost from West Nottinghamshire College.
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5th August 2022

Purpose Media win Royal Crown Derby appointment

Derbyshire based full service marketing agency, Purpose Media has been appointed by Royal Crown Derby to help the company expand globally and develop its digital marketing and online presence.
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4th August 2022

Nottingham becomes second home to award-winning Bustler Market

Street food lovers rejoice! The team behind the award-winning Bustler Market in Derby, is set to launch its second venture in Nottingham this coming autumn, celebrating the best in independent eats, drinks and music.
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4th August 2022

Cheesecake Energy secures £3.5m to develop its unique green energy storage technology

Cheesecake Energy Ltd (CEL), a Nottingham, UK- based energy storage startup has raised £3.5 million (US$4.2 million) in pre-series A funding.
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4th August 2022

Loughborough University and Caterpillar reinforce strategic collaboration to accelerate innovative technologies for a reduced carbon future

Loughborough University and Caterpillar have formally agreed to continue a strategic collaboration launched more than 25 years ago to accelerate innovative technologies within the off-highway powertrain sector.
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4th August 2022

Leicester College student reaches final of Peter Jones National Entrepreneur of the Year 2022 finals

Leicester College student, Cerys Andrew is a finalist in the 2022 National Entrepreneur of the Year competition, run by the Peter Jones Foundation.
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4th August 2022

M-EC, one of the UK’s leading technical consultants, has invested in new equipment for two disciplines after securing a grant from ERDF to part-fund new software.

Departments, Acoustic Air, and Lighting are the latest to receive investment to bolster and enhance their capabilities and offering to clients.
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4th August 2022

East Mids accountancy assists international software vendor's acquisition of Lutterworth SAAS provider

A partner at the Nottingham office of accountancy UHY Hacker Young has completed the sale of office education and support tools firm Combined Knowledge to an international software vendor.
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4th August 2022

Pall-Ex Group Deal in Record Time Thanks To Metro Bank’s Rapid Support

Pall-Ex Group Limited, the owner of two UK based palletised freight distribution networks, headquartered in Coalville, Leicestershire, has just capitalised on an opportunity to purchase 66 trucks that were previously being leased thanks to rapid support f
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