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Networking & Events

4 March 2024
4 March 2024

BNI Advantage Derby Business Networking Breakfast

Time: 7:00am - 9:00am
Where: Derby
4 March 2024

BNI Genesis Syston

Time: 6:45am - 8:45am
Where: East Goscote
4 March 2024

BNI Two Valleys (Ilkeston)

Time: 7:00am - 10:00am
Where: Long Eaton
5 March 2024
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29th February 2024

Nottingham Business Announces Latest Community Support with new Charity Partnership

Nottingham-based insurance broker Russell Scanlan, which serves the nation’s corporate and small business sectors, has announced that its Charity of the Year for 2024 is Spectrum Wasp Children’s Charity.
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29th February 2024

Trailblazing Tamzin showcases her skills in new role

A trailblazing new recruit at Wills Consultants has wowed the company with her initiative, ambition and people skills, placing a candidate within weeks of starting despite having no previous industry experience.
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29th February 2024

Health and safety consultancy partners with Northampton-based homelessness charity to offer legionella checks

A health and safety consultancy has shown its support for a Northamptonshire charity by carrying out legionella assessments at its temporary night shelter for the homeless.
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29th February 2024

Retail giants commit long-term to revitalised shopping centre

The Nottingham-based owner of Sailmakers shopping centre in Ipswich has secured a trio of renewal deals to secure the long-term commitment of three flagship retail brands.
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29th February 2024

Runners take on 5k challenge to show their support for Teamwork Trust

A team of runners from Northamptonshire-based IT company 3RS IT Solutions took part in a 5k run to raise money for Teamwork Trust.
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29th February 2024

Global mark of excellence awarded to Nottingham Business School

Nottingham Business School (NBS) has once again achieved a global mark of excellence which recognises its dedication to providing a personalised experience for all its students, its connections with industry partners, and its commitment to ethics, respons
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29th February 2024

Umbrella revealed as Derbion’s new charity partner

Derby’s growing retail and leisure destination, Derbion, has announced local children and young people’s charity, Umbrella, as its new charity partner for 2024 as part of its ‘Derbion Cares’ initiative.
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28th February 2024

MORLEY HAYES HEAD CHEF HONOURED BY HIGH SHERIFF OF DERBYSHIRE

Nigel Stuart, head chef at Morley Hayes, has been honoured by the High Sheriff of Derbyshire for 30 years of service.
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28th February 2024

Savills Chooses the Star Trust As Charity Of The Year

Leading property consultants, Savills East Midlands, have chosen the Star Trust – The Charitable Entrepreneurs as their charity of the year.
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28th February 2024

Gifting company Colleague Box sees huge rise in businesses celebrating employee milestones

A CORPORATE gifting company has seen a rise in businesses celebrating employee milestones after data revealed that the first three months of a year is when most people look for a new job.
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28th February 2024

Budget needs to improve cashflow, protect jobs and incentivise growth in small businesses

Budget needs to improve cashflow, protect jobs and incentivise growth in small businesses
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28th February 2024

ANOKI DERBY CELEBRATES 20TH ANNIVERSARY

Leading fine dining restaurant, Anoki, celebrated its 20th anniversary with a special event for more than 80 members of the local business community.
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28th February 2024

Nottingham business partners with British Touring Car champions

An innovative partnership allowing NAPA Racing to record what the driver sees on track is set to revolutionise testing ahead of the new season.
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28th February 2024

Allscreens Nationwide appoints new National Sales Manager to boost growth plans

Allscreens Nationwide Ltd, one of the UK’s leading windscreen repair and replacement companies, has welcomed Dave Boston into the business as National Sales Manager to support its expansion plans. 
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28th February 2024

Special gardening project is one step nearer reality!

Ambitious plans to create a unique garden to inspire children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) have been supercharged by grant aid and boosted by money raised through a fun quiz, exciting auction and bumper raffle.
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28th February 2024

Banks Mining hits million tonne landmark at Nottingham Gypsum mine

Banks Mining has hit a major production landmark at the UK’s largest gypsum mine after just over two years on site.
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28th February 2024

PADEL COMPLEX PLANS APPROVED IN THE MIDLANDS TO HELP GROW GAME

One of the world’s fastest growing sports is set to continue its growth in England, with unanimous approval of plans for a new £1 million padel complex in Mansfield, Nottingham.  
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28th February 2024

The National Ice Centre hosted the High Sheriff of Nottinghamshire’s annual event to celebrate and support charitable work

The National Ice Centre hosted the High Sheriff of Nottinghamshire’s annual event to celebrate and support the charitable work of the Nottinghamshire Community Foundation (NCF) and the year of the High Sheriff of Nottinghamshire.
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28th February 2024

NG helps key NHS supplier grow in Castle Donington

An independent manufacturer of hospital beds is expanding after taking additional space in Castle Donington.
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27th February 2024

Nottingham Creative Agency Promotes Latest Account Manager

Nottingham’s longest-standing female-founded PR agency, Eden Public Relations, has recently promoted Erin Softley to the role of Account Manager. Erin, who will celebrate her first anniversary at the company in March, takes on the responsibility for drivi
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27th February 2024

Charity Golf Day - 17 May 2024

PASIC supports over 490 families in the East Midlands facing childhood cancer.
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27th February 2024

Northamptonshire foodbank supported with £1,500 donation from local housebuilder

Weston Favell Foodbank has received a £1,500 donation from Barratt Homes to help support its essential service to the Northampton community.
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27th February 2024

Redistribution of thousands of items by Cawarden empowers the Nightlife Outreach charity to achieve its mission.

Specialist contractor Cawarden, based in Derby, has salvaged and subsequently donated thousands of unwanted items from its project on Edmund Street in Birmingham city centre to Nightlife Outreach, a mental health and addiction support service located near
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27th February 2024

NTU launches programme to support female entrepreneurs

Nottingham Trent University (NTU) has launched ‘Female Founders Club’ (FFC) – a fully funded programme to support female business founders across Nottinghamshire and the Midlands.
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27th February 2024

EUROCELL APPOINTS NEW DIRECTOR TO SPEARHEAD PEOPLE FIRST STRATEGY

The home improvement specialist, Eurocell, has appointed Cat Hambleton-Gray as its People Director to drive forward the company's People First strategy.
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27th February 2024

The Furniture Makers’ Company welcomes Whitemeadow Furniture as a corporate member

Long-established upholstery manufacturer Whitemeadow Furniture is the latest business to join the ranks of The Furniture Makers’ Company, the City of London livery company and charity for the furnishing industry, as a corporate member.
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27th February 2024

Timms Solicitors Further Expands Care Team

Timms Solicitors, which has offices in Derby, Burton, Swadlincote and Ashby, have further expanded their Care team with a key appointment.
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27th February 2024

Leicester-Based Shaw Trust Named As Highcross' New Charity Of The Year

Staff at Shaw Trust have expressed excitement at being chosen as Highcross shopping centre’s charity of the year for 2024.
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26th February 2024

Planning decision gives green light for 25 apartments in Burton town centre

An East Midlands property investor, which has pledged to revive the country’s high streets, has been granted planning permission to convert the top two floors of a former job centre in Burton on Trent.
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26th February 2024

esbs plants trees for charity scheme’s “wooden” anniversary

To celebrate five years of its In the Community scheme, esbs, or Earl Shilton Building Society has recently planted trees at National Forest’s Brookvale Woods in Ratby.
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26th February 2024

Planning given for ‘Exceptional Paragraph 84 new house’ in countryside in Rutland

Construction partners are celebrating a successful planning application for a unique new home in the open countryside in Rutland.
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26th February 2024

Blueprint Interiors strengthen pre construction team

Workplace consultants and commercial office fit-out specialists Blueprint Interiors has strengthened its pre-construction team following the appointment of Hamzah Khalid as a Pre-Construction Assistant.
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26th February 2024

BIDs back Derby businesses on tackling retail crime

City centre businesses are being supported in their efforts to tackle retail crime and anti-social behaviour by Derby’s two Business Improvement Districts (BID’s), Derby Cathedral Quarter BID and St Peters Quarter BID.
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26th February 2024

Kerry is the latest to join growing team at leading Derby accountancy firm

A leading accountancy firm has added to its growing team by recruiting an office manager to help with the day-to-day running of the company. 
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26th February 2024

Farm park to bring charity donations to £20,000 in 20th year

A Staffordshire farm park is looking to bring the total amount of money raised for local charities to £20,000 this year as it marks two decades since opening its first family attraction on the site.
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26th February 2024

MEIF Maven Debt Finance celebrates 100th funding milestone with nationwide home staging firm

A home staging firm, based in Melbourne, Derbyshire, has secured £250,000 backing from MEIF Maven Debt Finance, which is part of the Midlands Engine Investment Fund (MEIF), and backed by the British Business Bank (“BBB”) to accelerate the continued growth
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26th February 2024

Growth mode for engineering design company

Starting 2024 with a bang, Bennett Engineering Design Solutions Limited, which is in its 25th year of trading, is pleased to announce two new appointments.
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24th February 2024

G F Tomlinson partners with Derby clothing bank for new year support

Midlands-based contractor, G F Tomlinson, has linked up with the Hope Store Charity in Derby to support the local community with essential items.
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23rd February 2024

Aon’s Leicester office donates to The Samaritans

The Leicester team of Aon plc, a leading global professional services firm, has made a significant donation of goods to its local branch of the Samaritans.
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23rd February 2024

New owners for Peak Pharmacy branches in Derbyshire and Staffordshire

Specialist business property adviser, Christie & Co, has announced the sale of a pair of Midlands pharmacies trading as Peak Pharmacy.
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23rd February 2024

Loft Self Storage successfully launch business in Hucknall!

Loft Self Storage is now open! We are pleased to announce the recent opening of the family owned self storage facility in Hucknall, Portland Road, has got off to a very successful start! 
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23rd February 2024

Full Steam Ahead for A Weekend of Family Fun at Great Central Railway’s 125th Anniversary Weekend (16-17 March)

Leicestershire’s heritage railway, Great Central Railway, will be ‘reunified’ with Great Central Railway Nottingham for the first time in over 50 years as part of a major weekend of events in March to celebrate the 125th Anniversary of this award-winning,
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23rd February 2024

Handsome hound ‘Lui’ helps Derbyshire science company staff boost lifesaving charity

Cute pet pics snapped by Derbyshire science company staff have helped boost a life-saving charity which is helping mark National Heart Month this February.
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23rd February 2024

Leicester scheme for better pubs and clubs wins national award

The first year of Leicester's Best Bar None scheme secured the 'Best New Scheme' award at the national Best Bar None awards, hosted at the House of Commons this week.
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22nd February 2024

Major hospital project ‘in the pipeline’ for pneumatic tube firm

A Nottingham firm has landed a deal with Bristol Royal Infirmary, sustaining its position as the key supplier of pneumatic tube systems to the NHS. 
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22nd February 2024

Team Nottingham returns to Cannes with public sector backing

A Coalition of regional and national businesses have been given the private sector seal of approval to fly the flag for Nottingham at the world’s largest property investment event. 
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22nd February 2024

Rewilding of Allestree Park awarded £1.1 million to deliver community’s vision

As Allestree Park enters its third year of rewilding, Derbyshire Wildlife Trust and Derby City Council have announced exciting plans for how the community would like to shape the park into a richer place for people and nature, and help tackle the effects
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22nd February 2024

Connect Receptions - March 2024

Connect Receptions - March 2024
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22nd February 2024

Investment provides ingredients to bring new products to the table

Investment in the latest technology and equipment will allow experts at the University of Nottingham to enhance support for East Midlands food and drink businesses.
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22nd February 2024

Chelton Brown’s decade of dedication raises over £100,000 for Cynthia Spencer Hospice

A leading local property agent, who has supported Cynthia Spencer Hospice for more than a decade, last year sponsored events that raised more than £100,000 for the popular charity.
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22nd February 2024

National Accolade For DHP Family’s Live Event Talent

One of DHP Family’s young event professionals who began working behind the bar at The Bodega has been recognised in the stand out class of next gen talent for the live event industry.
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22nd February 2024

Nottinghamshire retailer takes stand against retail crime

The number of incidents of violence and abuse in retail environment has skyrocketed, according to national data
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22nd February 2024

Trio of Derbyshire day nurseries sold as founding owner retires after 20 years

Specialist business property adviser, Christie & Co, has announced the sale of three established Derbyshire day nursery settings trading as Kingfisher Day Nurseries.
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22nd February 2024

East Midlands Chamber Director to join Devolution Shadow Board

David Williams, a non-executive Director of East Midlands Chamber and chair of Geldards LLP is set to join the Shadow Board of the new East Midlands Combined Authority as Interim Business Representative.
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21st February 2024

Mark Hill Hair hits the road for GK Barry's Saving Grace podcast tour

Mark Hill Hair has signed a first-of-its-kind deal with social media sensation, GK Barry, to style her hair for the duration of her sell-out Saving Grace podcast tour, this month.
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21st February 2024

A celebration of a lifetime: Luxury Rutland hotel unveils county’s largest indoor event space for ‘unforgettable’ celebrations and events

A luxury Rutland hotel has officially opened the doors to the county’s largest indoor events space, with a seating capacity of 500.
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21st February 2024

Leicester-Based EarthSense Partners with Al Murabit to Bring Air Quality Monitoring to Oil & Gas Industry in Iraq

EarthSense, the air quality expert, has today announced a distribution agreement with Al Murabit Company, a leader in supplying the oil and gas industry in Iraq.
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21st February 2024

Imago Venues partners with Harrison in £4m transformation of Burleigh Court Hotel & Conference Centre

East Midlands' leading venue brand reveals refurbishment plans for its flagship venue - Burleigh Court
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21st February 2024

Biodiversify team doubles in 18 months with ‘meteoric growth’

BOUTIQUE conservation consultancy, Biodiversify, has undergone ‘meteoric’ growth to total 18 members of staff.
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