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Networking & Events

31 May 2023
31 May 2023
1 June 2023

NCG-UK NCG Networking Breakfast

Time: 7:15am - 9:00am
Where:
2 June 2023

Network for Local Business Weekly Breakfast Meeting

Time: 7:00am - 8:30am
Where: Thringstone
2 June 2023

Burton Business Club Going Networking

Time: 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Where: Burton upon Trent
3 June 2023

BNI Ausum BNI Ausum

Time: 9:45am - 11:45am
Where: South Normanton
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27th May 2023

Teams share the spoils at first Smith Cooper intercompany football match

On Friday 19th May, teams made up of employees from accountancy firm PKF Smith Cooper, and its sister company, Sage resellers PKF Smith Cooper Systems, faced off in a traditional 11-a-side football match at the iconic Pride Park Stadium.
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27th May 2023

Browne Jacobson facilitate flexible workspace provider Cubo’s expansion plans with Literacy Capital’s backing

Browne Jacobson has announced the completion of a transformative investment deal for prominent flexible office provider Cubo, which will support its ambitious expansion plans to double its footprint by the end of 2023 and consolidate its position as a mar
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26th May 2023

Shooting for the stars: joining Pall-Ex surpasses expectations for army veteran

In celebration of Military Awareness Month, veteran John Bisland, Hub Manager at Pall-Ex Group, shares why joining the logistics company has given his career a new lease of life. 
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26th May 2023

STAFF HOLD THE KEYS TO FUTURE SUCCESS

Ambitious and forward-thinking, a £33 million construction business has set its sights on achieving further growth – by focusing on its people, its performance and the planet.
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26th May 2023

Ragdale Hall Spa celebrates 50 Golden Years

To celebrate 50 years of wellness, Ragdale Hall Spa has announced the launch of their new Luxury Anniversary spa packages. This new offering invites you to delight in celebration, pampering and wellbeing.
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26th May 2023

MILLION POUND MANUFACTURING BOOST FOR BURTON

Pioneering roof tile manufacturer Russell Roof Tiles (RRT) has announced £18.5m investment in expansion, doubling output at its Burton site.
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26th May 2023

Shed Grounds Maintenance Takes a Sustainable Leap Forward: Fully Electric Van Equipped with Electric Equipment to Service Chesterfield Royal Hospital

Shed Grounds Maintenance Ltd, a leading provider of comprehensive ground maintenance solutions, proudly announces the latest addition to its fleet—a fully electric van which is entirely furnished with electric equipment.
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26th May 2023

FINGERS CROSSED FOR SUCCESS

Expert counsellor Naomi Watkins-Ligudzinka has her fingers firmly crossed that her social enterprise will be a winner in a national competition.
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26th May 2023

CP ADVISES ANOTHER WASTE AND RECYCLING SECTOR CLIENT – THE UK’S LEADING INDEPENDENT WASTE BROKERAGE ON ITS SALE TO RECONOMY GROUP

Cooper Parry Corporate Finance advised the Shareholders of UK Waste Solutions on their sale to Reconomy, a portfolio company of EMK Capital LLP, marking the team’s second high profile circular economy deal in the last 18 months.
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25th May 2023

FROM BRICKS TO BITES: HOUSEBUILDER PROVIDES PICNIC BAGS TO FEED CORONATION EVENT GOERS IN LEICESTERSHIRE

David Wilson Homes recently supported a party in the park event at Welland Park in Market Harborough, which was held to mark the coronation of His Majesty The King.
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25th May 2023

Space Park Leicester ESA BIC UK start-up nominated for prestigious Earthshot Prize

Kita, the carbon insurance specialist for the climate crisis, has been nominated for a prestigious Earthshot prize in the Fix Our Climate category. 
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25th May 2023

GRAND BRAND PLANS: NEW HEAD OF MARKETING FOR HEAVENLY DESSERTS

As part of the continued expansion of its senior leadership team, East Midlands-based Heavenly Desserts has appointed Sophie Page as the first head of marketing at the nationwide dessert franchise.
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25th May 2023

Glebe House Makes Donation to the Equine Centre at SMB College Group’s Brooksby Campus!

Loughborough-based Glebe House recently donated a range of hand-made hay net racks to the Equine Department at SMB College Group!
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25th May 2023

CLEGG FOOD PROJECTS SUPPORTS LOCAL BREAKFAST CLUB

East Midlands-based construction experts, Clegg Food Projects is continuing its long-standing relationship with Greggs by sponsoring the baker’s latest Breakfast Club initiative, based at the Florence Nightingale Academy in Eastwood, Nottinghamshire.
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25th May 2023

NOTTINGHAM AGENCIES MOVE UP NATIONAL PR RANKING

Two of Nottingham’s biggest PR and digital agencies have increased their standings as part of the industry’s most prestigious league table.
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25th May 2023

Russell Scanlan Welcomes Training & Competence Manager with More Than 20 Years’ Experience

Nottingham heritage brand and leading insurance broker, Russell Scanlan, has appointed Hilary Rockley as Training & Competence Manager to help expand the extensive internal training programme and ensure the company exceeds all Financial Conduct Authority
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25th May 2023

Derby College Group manager enjoys the King's first Royal Garden Party

A Derby College manager is delighted to have achieved a once-in-a-lifetime experience, after attending one of the first Royal Garden Parties to be hosted by His Majesty King Charles III.
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25th May 2023

Energy price cap drop is a big relief for consumers and employees but firms want to see long-term strategy now, says East Midlands Chamber

Commenting on Ofgem’s announcement that the energy price gap on household bills will fall to an annual average of £2,074 between July and September, East Midlands Chamber chief executive Scott Knowles said:
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25th May 2023

Embrace AI call to business professionals

Business professionals have nothing to fear from AI and should embrace the technology,  communications experts have said. 
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25th May 2023

Join us at the East Midlands Conference Centre on Friday 16 June 2023 for our annual open business conference.

We will be showcasing all of the amazing things that colleagues across the University of Nottingham have to offer to the business community including: student projects, placements, and internships; our professional training and development programmes; col
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25th May 2023

Twenty-year milestone for Derby College Group supporting invaluable charity

Derby College has been offering its services to a Derby life-changing local charity, Jericho House for twenty years. Jericho House is a nine-Bed residential addiction recovery project, based in Alvaston, Derby that provides a holistic approach to drug add
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25th May 2023

Hamberley Care Homes embraces MHR’s iTrent for HR support

Hamberley Care Homes is partnering with MHR, using its comprehensive iTrent software to supercharge its growth and prioritise HR for its hard-working staff.
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24th May 2023

Events from the Business Gateway Growth Hub - June 2023

Events from the Business Gateway Growth Hub - June 2023
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24th May 2023

Raising a Glass to Strengthening Partnerships

The UK’s largest subscription gin retailer, Craft Gin Club, is extending its relationship with specialist third party logistics provider Europa Warehouse.
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24th May 2023

Leicester Tigers Expo 2023

Connect, network and drive your business forward this summer at Mattioli Woods Welford Road, the iconic home of Leicester Tigers.
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24th May 2023

The Big Help Out: Cawarden answers the King's call to help out

As part of the Kings Coronation celebration, Derby-based Specialist Contractor Cawarden participated in The Big Help Out, an initiative designed to encourage volunteering and help local communities.
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24th May 2023

Nottingham museum to host The Big Swap Shop event

Award-winning museum Framework Knitters has teamed up with The Big Swap Shop to host a swap and slow fashion event on Saturday 10 June between 6pm-9pm.
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24th May 2023

Duo of New Appointments at Metal Recycling Specialist

Midlands-based metal recycling and waste management specialist, Ward, has announced two new additions to its commercial team with the appointment of Mick Roots as National Construction Manager and Kieron Shanks in the newly-created role of Senior Bid-Mana
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24th May 2023

Students give charity’s new premises a make-over

A Kirkby-in-Ashfield charity has given thanks to West Nottinghamshire College painting and decorating students after it’s new centre gets a facelift.
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24th May 2023

Inflation ease provides relief but firms still affected by sky-high cost of doing business, says East Midlands Chamber

Commenting on the latest figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) showing Consumer Price Index inflation rose by 8.7% in the year to April 2023, down from 10.1% in March, East Midlands Chamber chief executive Scott Knowles said: “After severa
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24th May 2023

me & dee charity quiz night

After our successful first quiz we are pleased to announce we will be returning to the Melbourne Sports Partnership for another fantastic night of quizzical questions and delicious food, prepared once again by Fine&D’Andy.
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24th May 2023

Aggregate Industries Announces Acquisition of Midlands-based Besblock Ltd

Building materials supplier Aggregate Industries, a member of the Holcim Group, has further bolstered its operations with the acquisition of Besblock Ltd., a leading supplier of precast materials to the Midlands construction industry.
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24th May 2023

Three cheers for Colleague Box

Bespoke gift company Colleague Box is celebrating its third birthday this week after ‘delivering happiness’ to more than a quarter of a million people.
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23rd May 2023

Scenariio’s smart building tech helps street food venue Bustler to expand in Nottingham

A pioneering Nottingham entertainment venue is set to extend its use of smart building technology to help it reduce operating costs and energy usage as it prepares to expand into a second unit.
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23rd May 2023

DYNAMIC DUO ON CLOUD NINE WITH PROMOTIONS TO DIRECTORS AT UHY

The Nottingham office of national accountancy UHY Hacker Young has promoted Becki Roberts and Chris McKain to director positions, as part of the office’s continuing growth and development of its audits and accounts services.
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23rd May 2023

New Ambassadors Fly The Flag For Safe and Sound

Derbyshire’s specialist child exploitation charity, Safe and Sound, has recruited more local people to help raise awareness of the dangers facing vulnerable children and young people.
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23rd May 2023

DHP Family announces charity festival Beat the Streets raised £89,500 for Framework This Year

Vital funds raised by DHP Family’s charity festival Beat the Streets in 2023 have been handed over to Framework to support its work helping the homeless population in Nottingham.
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23rd May 2023

KH Hair recognises top talent at annual awards ceremony

It was a much-anticipated night in the East Midlands as KH Hair, came together to celebrate individual and team achievements at the Group’s glittering annual awards ceremony.
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23rd May 2023

University of Leicester strengthens ‘crucial’ space links in the USA

The University of Leicester's £100 million Space Park Leicester - a collaborative community of industry, academics and students working together to drive growth in space and space-enabled sectors - has further strengthened its collaboration with the Uni
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23rd May 2023

MHR bolsters dedication to talent retention with MHR Academy

MHR, the HR, payroll, and finance experts, has today announced the consolidation of its employee training programme into the MHR Academy as it bids to enhance and bolster its investment in employees across HR, payroll, learning and finance.
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23rd May 2023

NEW-BUILD NORTHAMPTON CARE HOME ROOFED BY RUSSELL ROOF TILES

Russell Roof Tiles was recently specified by Seagrave Developments, on a new care home project in Northampton.
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23rd May 2023

Shakespeare Martineau gets keys to Lincoln hub and announces office head

National law firm Shakespeare Martineau has signed on the dotted line for its new office hub to be located in Lincoln city centre’s Cornhill Quarter.
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23rd May 2023

New Guarantee Supports East Midlands Exporters

East Midlands-based exporters are being supported with a new guaranteed service from European road freight experts, Europa Road.
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23rd May 2023

Local College to Showcase Engineering Lecturer Opportunities at Coalville C.A.N.!

Interested in becoming an Engineering Lecturer or Workshop Supervisor? Look no further!
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23rd May 2023

Freeths’ Mukesh Patel awarded President’s Lifetime Achievement Award

Mukesh Patel receives top honour at the Leicestershire Law Society Awards 2023
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23rd May 2023

Nottingham Business School receives global ranking for excellence in executive education

Nottingham Business School (NBS) has been ranked as one of the world’s top business schools for executive education by the Financial Times.
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22nd May 2023

Derby schoolchildren given chance to set wheels in motion on future careers with visit to vehicle giant Toyota

Pupils at a Derby school have been learning about the world of work with a visit to Derbyshire’s mammoth Toyota factory, home to the vehicle manufacturing plant of the Japanese motor company.
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22nd May 2023

Project D eyes bigger prize as crowdfund smashes expectations

The UK’s fastest-growing doughnut business is set to raise the ceiling on its crowdfund campaign after attracting five times its prospective investment target in just two weeks of trading.
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22nd May 2023

The Stay Company celebrates its 100th serviced apartment – with further growth planned

Derby-based serviced apartment provider, The Stay Company, has revealed plans for further growth across the East Midlands – after celebrating the opening of its 100th apartment.
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22nd May 2023

Mi Hub announces plans for global ESG

Mi Hub, with offices in the UK, Europe, USA and Asia, is a global uniform solutions company, supplying businesses and individuals, through its Dimensions, Affinity, Yaffy and Alexandra brands.
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22nd May 2023

Ceremony marks works starting of phase two warehouse for ATL

Work has started on the latest 8-figure investment for logistics company, Ascott Transport Limited (ATL) at its Midlands Hub in Foston, Derbyshire.
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22nd May 2023

MIDLANDS TECH SPECIALIST NOMINATED FOR PRESTIGIOUS RESELLER AWARD FOLLOWING A SUCCESSFUL YEAR

Public sector IT specialist Kingsfield has been nominated for Corporate Reseller / Managed Service Provider (MSP) of the year at this year’s prestigious Technology Reseller Awards.
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22nd May 2023

Award-winning regional accountancy practice is expanding

An award-winning Northamptonshire firm of Chartered Accountants is recruiting for key roles to help its rapidly expanding business to grow further.
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22nd May 2023

Work progresses on Chesterfield’s new centre for talking therapies

Internal work has started on Chesterfield’s new centre for talking therapies.
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22nd May 2023

Net Zero firm way ahead of net zero turnover

One of the first companies in the UK to help businesses reduce their carbon footprint is celebrating huge success after doubling its turnover in the space of a year.
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22nd May 2023

Freight Force looks to next stage of business growth by joining Pall-Ex distribution network

To help secure its long-term growth ambitions, trusted storage and logistics group FreightForce has joined network specialist Pall-Ex.
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22nd May 2023

Digital Poverty Alliance Unveils National Delivery Plan to End Digital Poverty by 2030

The Digital Poverty Alliance (DPA) has announced a landmark strategy to end digital poverty in the United Kingdom by 2030, setting out six core missions and calling on government, industry, and local communities to work together to achieve this aim.
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22nd May 2023

East Midlands Chamber Annual Dinner - 26 June 2023

The Annual Dinner is the premier formal evening in the Chamber’s event calendar.
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