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Love Business East Midlands

Love Business is free and its aim is to help you achieve your business goal - whether that's increased profits, work life balance or something else.

It started with a business event in the East Midlands and has grown to a movement which engages people who Love Business and pulls together all the organisations who can help businesses of any size.

Networking & Events

1 January 1970

Let's Network Let's Network

Time: 9:30am - 12:30pm
Where: Castle Donington
26 August 2019

BNI Two Valleys (Ilkeston)

Time: 7:00am - 10:00am
Where: Long Eaton
26 August 2019
26 August 2019

BNI Advantage Derby Business Networking Breakfast

Time: 7:00am - 9:00am
Where: Derby
26 August 2019
26 August 2019

BNI Dynamics Rubina Lokat

Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm
Where:
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24th August 2019

UK Meds shortlisted for two Family Business Awards

THE Nottingham-based online pharmacy UK Meds is celebrating today following the announcement that it is a finalist in two categories in the Midlands Family Business Awards.
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23rd August 2019

Flower power for Derbyshire businesses - Wednesday, 4th September, 6-8pm

Essentially Floral Jubilee Business Park, 7, Snarestone Road, Appleby Magna, Derbyshire. DE12 7AJ.
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22nd August 2019

Hard work pays off for Nottingham College GCSE students

More than 2000 Nottingham College GCSE students received their results today (22nd August). Among the successful students were lots of adult learners who have returned to education for a change of career or to improve their prospects.
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22nd August 2019

Female tech team secure £950k investment for rebate and pricing platform

Female tech team secure £950k investment for rebate and pricing platform
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22nd August 2019

Finalists announced for the 10th Midlands Family Business Awards

Judges of the Midlands Family Business Awards have revealed the deserving finalists of 2019.
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22nd August 2019

Visitor Economy in South Kesteven Gets Boost from Latest Figures

The work being done by InvestSK to increase visitor numbers and visitor spend in South Kesteven is having a positive impact, according to new figures. 
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22nd August 2019

Behind the scenes at the Winding Wheel Theatre

Residents and visitors to the town can book a free guided tour of the Winding Wheel Theatre this September, as part of the Heritage Open Days event taking place across the country.
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22nd August 2019

East Midlands employers awarded Gold for supporting the Armed Forces

Five organisations in the East Midlands have achieved a Ministry of Defence Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS) Gold award for actively demonstrating their support and advocacy for the Armed Forces community.
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22nd August 2019

Duncan & Toplis celebrates 50 years in Skegness

The Top 30 accountancy company acquired the seaside town’s first accountancy firm in 1969
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22nd August 2019

Nottingham digital scene thrives as Impression and Hallam internet achieve Google recognition

The Nottingham digital industry has proven once again that it is not only comparable but highly competitive on a national/international scale, with two Notts agencies - Impression and Hallam Internet - being shortlisted in the prestigious Google awards.
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21st August 2019

Lee Sharpe kicks his way into The Derby Conference Centre before taking part in new ITV2 show

One of the most popular figures of modern football, Lee Sharpe, will be appearing to a select audience at The Derby Conference Centre ahead of his starring role in a new ITV2 show.
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21st August 2019

Stirlin begin work on Access Lincoln Transport Hub improvements

As part of the masterplan for their latest commercial development, Leafbridge, Stirlin Developments have recently started making enhancements to the Access Lincoln Transport Hub in North Hykeham, which is directly adjacent to the site.
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21st August 2019

Frozen food distributor Central Foods branches out into authentic cocktails

Frozen food distributor Central Foods is adding another string to its bow by offering a range of exquisite frozen, ready-made alcoholic cocktails.
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21st August 2019

Hinckley & Rugby customers happier than those of banks

Hinckley & Rugby Building Society customers are more likely to recommend it to friends and family than would customers of banks and other providers.
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21st August 2019

Business confidence rises but remains below pre-referendum levels, survey finds

With the October Brexit deadline only a matter of weeks away and the UK’s future relationship with the EU still unclear, business confidence is largely subdued as firms scale back on investment, according to new research by financial and business advisers
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21st August 2019

EORI auto-enrolment a win for smaller traders preparing for No Deal Brexit

Responding to the Government’s announcement that it will be automatically issuing UK Economic Operator Registration and Identification (EORI) numbers to VAT registered businesses that trade exclusively with the EU, Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) Cha
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21st August 2019

ASSISTED. take on the Hadrian’s Wall Walk.

The ASSISTED. team are well versed with putting themselves through their paces for charity, and in July they tackled their biggest challenge yet for Heartlands Cystic Fibrosis Centre.
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21st August 2019

Key appointment will deliver world class digital innovation at Opus Trust

Former Head of Customer Communications Management (CCM) Solutions for Communisis, Chris Green, is joining Opus Trust Communications to take on the strategic role of Head of Group Solutions and Pre-Sales as the business looks to deliver on its digital solu
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21st August 2019

Director's pedal power helps to raise more than £20,000 for charity

A director at one of the UK's leading compressed air solutions providers put her pedal power to the test during a gruelling 300-mile bike ride to help raise more than £20,000 for a range of children's charities. 
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21st August 2019

Spectacular summer for Cooper Parry Corporate Finance

Cooper Parry Corporate Finance have continued their strong summer, completing four deals in the last two months.
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21st August 2019

New recruits bolster Macildowie's East Midlands team

Award-winning recruitment consultancy Macildowie has made 18 new appointments in its Leicester office and at its Nottingham headquarters, after a successful first half of 2019.
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20th August 2019

Recruitment firm expands with five new appointments

Over the last six months, Place Recruitment has grown by 140% leading to geographic expansion and the appointment of five new recruitment consultants. Originally founded to meet the demand for secretarial recruitment within the finance and investment sect
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20th August 2019

Northampton General Hospital hosts ‘Qualified Nursing Open Day’

Northampton General Hospital (NGH) is holding a Qualified Nursing Open Day on Saturday 7th September 2019, for registered nurses looking for a fresh challenge to find out about career opportunities across Medicine, Paediatrics and Theatres, meet staff and
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20th August 2019

200 Degrees opens its new coffee shop in Birmingham city today

Speciality coffee roaster 200 Degrees has opened a second coffee shop in central Birmingham today (Tuesday 20 August), offering handcrafted coffee and delicious food to the bustling area surrounding Birmingham New Street station.
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20th August 2019

Frank Key Shoots for Success with Arnold Town Football Club

A long-standing relationship between the football club and the Daybrook branch of Frank Key stretches back a decade. For the last five years Frank Key has been the main stand sponsor, support that is valued from the club.
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20th August 2019

Burton Chamber gains two new patrons

Britsec and Growth Partners have joined Burton and District Chamber of Commerce as its first local patrons.
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20th August 2019

Belmayne calls on advisers to aid expansion

Dronfield-based financial planners, Belmayne, are inviting qualified advisers to join them and extend the services they offer to local residents.
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20th August 2019

East Midlands Railway launches

The prestigious launch of the new East Midlands Railway franchise was held yesterday at one of the world’s most iconic railway buildings, Bondholder Derby College’s Roundhouse.
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20th August 2019

YMCA Lincolnshire Chief Nominated for Leadership Award

YMCA Lincolnshire Chief Executive Caroline Killeavy has been shortlisted as a regional finalist at the 2019 Forward Ladies national Awards & Summit for her ongoing work with and for Lincolnshire’s community.
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20th August 2019

FIRE & SECURITY SPECIALISTS APPOINTED BY DIY GIANT

Nottingham based fire and security specialists Tecserv UK has been appointed by DIY giant B&Q.
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19th August 2019

Langley's Solicitors officially launches new Manchester office

Lincoln-based Langleys Solicitors has announced the launch of its new Manchester office, in a move which will see the firm further expand its reach across the UK.
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19th August 2019

Leicestershire-headquartered Alltruck receives prestigious Investors in People Platinum accreditation

Leading East Midlands truck rental and contract hire company, Alltruck plc, has joined the elite top two percent of Investors in People (IIP) accredited organisations in the UK by being awarded the IIP’s highest Platinum Standard.
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19th August 2019

Pattonair signs billion-dollar Wesco Aircraft Merger deal

Derby-based Pattonair has further strengthened its credentials in the global aerospace market after reaching a $1.9 billion agreement to merge with US-based Wesco Aircraft Holdings.
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19th August 2019

Ollerton flue firm names new MD

The UK's market leader in the design, manufacture and installation of commercial and industrial chimney, flue and exhaust systems has appointed John Hamnett as its new managing director. 
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16th August 2019

'Hod' Gives The Nod To 168 New Homes In Fantastic Start To The Year

A Derby based construction boss has announced that the first half of the year has been 'epic' as he laid the foundations for 168 new homes - including 16 at a brand new site in Ripley.
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16th August 2019

Nottinghamshire Haulage Firm Sends Truck on Charity Tour

Colwick-based haulage company, Fusion Supply Chain Solutions (SCS), has been helping others share in its commercial success by dispatching one of its new trucks on a fundraising tour for charity. 
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16th August 2019

Chesterfield's 2019 Food Producer of the Year finalists announced

The finalists for the 2019 Chesterfield Food Producer of the Year title have been selected after a special tasting event held at Casa Hotel.
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16th August 2019

PLM Global sponsor 6 weeks of tennis sessions for families and young adults with special needs

Local Business PLM Global are pleased to be sponsoring Avon Tennis for the 5th year running, collaboratively working with Access Sport to supply additional funding this year that will go towards the inclusive tennis initiative.
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16th August 2019

Affordable housing on the way for Branston

Leading Midlands housing association, Midland Heart, is celebrating gaining planning approval for its third development of affordable housing with Partner.
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16th August 2019

Love Business News backs huge charity quiz night

Love Business News has given its backing to a huge charity quiz night in Leicester in support of children safeguarding charity, Warning Zone Life Skills Centre.
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16th August 2019

Bawdon Lodge Farm - Thursday, 5th September

Bawdon Lodge Farm, Nanpantan Road, Nanpantan, Loughborough, Leicestershire. LE12 9YE.
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16th August 2019

Risk celebrates double awards nomination

The whole team here at Risk is celebrating after learning we’ve been nominated for two prestigious business awards for our new online ecommerce platform.
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16th August 2019

IT firm goes continental in four-country challenge

Employees from award-winning IT solutions provider RDS Global are set to take on the gruelling Pavestone Rally next month – with the aim of raising £2,000 for the Rally’s chosen charities
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15th August 2019

Ball2 Marketing fly flag for Derby at 2019 PRide Awards

Allestree-based marketing agency, Balls2 Marketing, will be flying the flag for Derby as the city’s only representative in the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) Midlands PRide Awards 2019, having been named as finalists in not one but three c
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15th August 2019

Apprenticeships Funded Thanks to Generous Businesses

Two prestigious Lincolnshire businesses have donated a portion of their apprenticeship levy to fund apprenticeships for six members of staff from YMCA Lincolnshire. 
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15th August 2019

Promotion triumph for Chattertons trio

The workforce at a leading chain of Lincolnshire solicitors has been strengthened following the promotion of an ambitious trio.
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15th August 2019

SPRINT partners with FAIR-SPACE hub to grow UK space sector

Will provide UK businesses in space, robotics and AI sectors with access to funding and expertise from network of universities and industry partners
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15th August 2019

Plastic-free demand drives growth for Loughborough manufacturer

Increasing public demand for plastic-free products is supporting the growth of Loughborough-based brushware manufacturer, Charles Bentley & Son.
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15th August 2019

Renowned architects appointed to help save UK’s last major bellfoundry

An award-winning architecture practice is gearing up to begin work to help save the UK’s last remaining major bellfoundry, located in Loughborough, Leicestershire.
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15th August 2019

Grantham law firm achieves gleaming accreditation

Grantham-based law firm JMP Solicitors has received a silver Investors in People accreditation for investment in its staff – an accolade which is awarded to just five per cent of those assessed.
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15th August 2019

Derby agency set for office move to accommodate growing team

A Derby creative agency is on the lookout for new recruits ahead of a move to bigger premises.
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14th August 2019

Hartshorne housing development progresses ahead of summer launch

Construction work on two new housing developments in Hartshorne is progressing well, ahead of their launch later this summer.
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14th August 2019

Interior fit-out expert joins Blueprint Interiors

An industry renown expert in interior fit out and design has joined Blueprint Interiors as a Business Development Manager (BDM) to further help the company expand.
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14th August 2019

Local property firm sponsors Leicestershire County Show

Local property professionals Andrew Granger & Co Ltd has sponsored the upcoming Leicestershire County Show for the fourth year in a row.
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14th August 2019

Amy can offer advice on Apprenticeships and Training

If you run a business in South Kesteven and you’d like to find out about the benefits of hiring an apprentice, then Amy Clark would like to hear from you!
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14th August 2019

Midlands firm invests £1 million to boost capacity.

A Midlands-based interior fit-out specialist has invested around £1 million to ensure customers have the perfect finish.
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14th August 2019

Local businesses join forces to support Lincoln City Women FC

Ahead of Lincoln City Women Football Club’s first home game on the 25th August, Stokes Tea & Coffee and Visual Print and Design, have joined forces to support the women’s team with the design and print of their football programmes for the up and coming se
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14th August 2019

Marketing suite now open at Louth development

Property seekers in Lincolnshire should look no further than the beautiful homes available to purchase at Lovell Homes’ Tennyson Fields development in Louth, where the brand new marketing suite is now open.
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