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East Midlands records positive Q1 office take-up, says LSH report

25th April 2018

East Midlands records positive Q1 office take-up, says LSH report

Take up of office stock in the East Midlands was looking positive in the first quarter of 2018 compared with the same period last year, according to new data analysis by national commercial property consultancy Lambert Smith Hampton (LSH).
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CATHOLIC INDEPENDENT SCHOOL UNVEILS NEW VISION FOR CO-ED FUTURE

25th April 2018

CATHOLIC INDEPENDENT SCHOOL UNVEILS NEW VISION FOR CO-ED FUTURE

Our Lady’s Convent School, the independent Catholic day school based in Loughborough, East Midlands, has announced a move to embrace full co-education status, in conjunction with a rebrand to become Loughborough Amherst School.
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RHCV drives expansion by acquiring Northants dealership top dealer takeover

25th April 2018

RHCV drives expansion by acquiring Northants dealership top dealer takeover

Exciting times are ahead for the award-winning East Midlands-based Renault Trucks Dealer, RH Commercial Vehicles (RHCV) – with the acquisition of another operation in Northampton.
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Students test the tests!

25th April 2018

Students test the tests!

A global provider of game-based assessments has trialled its latest innovative product with interactive media students at West Nottinghamshire College.
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Rilmac Asbestos Services' dedication to development offers NVQ opportunities

25th April 2018

Rilmac Asbestos Services' dedication to development offers NVQ opportunities

It is vital, in the field of asbestos removal, to have well trained, qualified employees.
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World Leading Motorsport Business to Share Growth Story at Chamber Annual Celebration Burton

25th April 2018

World Leading Motorsport Business to Share Growth Story at Chamber Annual Celebration Burton

Burton and District Chamber of Commerce announces the headline speaker of its annual celebration lunch on Thursday 24 May is John Manchester of Repton based Gibson Technology, a world leading supplier of expertise in high performance race engines for the
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Eden ‘Numero UNA’ Choice for National Broking Alliance

25th April 2018

Eden ‘Numero UNA’ Choice for National Broking Alliance

Leading national alliance of insurance brokers, UNA, has appointed Nottingham-based PR agency Eden Public Relations to lead and direct its media, digital and internal communications programme.
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Engineering company's precision pipeline work is celebrated with record order win

25th April 2018

Engineering company's precision pipeline work is celebrated with record order win

An Ilkeston welding and engineering company is celebrating after winning its biggest ever order, which has created 50 extra jobs.
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Architect plans to transform eyesore site of Romans ruins into new apartments

25th April 2018

Architect plans to transform eyesore site of Romans ruins into new apartments

NEW proposals are being put forward to transform a site in Hucknall town centre which has been an eyesore for years.
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Nelsons Solicitors shortlisted for the Lawyer Award

25th April 2018

Nelsons Solicitors shortlisted for the Lawyer Award

LEADING East Midlands law firm Nelsons Solicitors is celebrating after being shortlisted for a prestigious industry award.
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Bubbles Bar pops open just in time for summer

25th April 2018

Bubbles Bar pops open just in time for summer

Fizz fans will soon be able to enjoy their favourite tipple outside in the sunshine, as Nottingham’s first self-serve wine bar unveils its brand new champagne and prosecco garden.
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Nottingham based security firm Foremost Security are finalists for the Professional Services award

25th April 2018

Nottingham based security firm Foremost Security are finalists for the Professional Services award

Foremost Security, based in Nottingham, has massively increased its workforce and customers in the past few years is proud to have been announced as a finalist for the Professional Services award at this year’s Nottingham Post Business Awards.
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Charlotte makes her mark

25th April 2018

Charlotte makes her mark

Expanding Lincoln-based Chartered Surveyors Banks Long & Co has welcomed its newest arrival, Charlotte Elkington.
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Regeneration is 'on the menu' at Willmott Dixon lunch

25th April 2018

Regeneration is 'on the menu' at Willmott Dixon lunch

FEMALE leaders in property, construction and regeneration from across Leicestershire, came together to discuss regeneration in the city during a lunch organised by contractor Willmott Dixon.
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Adtrak Opens New Doors for Local Creatives with The Big House

25th April 2018

Adtrak Opens New Doors for Local Creatives with The Big House

The Creative Quarter is working in collaboration with Nottingham-based digital marketing agency, Adtrak, to deliver a series of networking and workshop events for creative and digital businesses.
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'Bottoms Up' for winners of Grow with the Show: Bottomley Distillers

25th April 2018

'Bottoms Up' for winners of Grow with the Show: Bottomley Distillers

LOUTH-based gin producer Pin Gin has been announced as this year’s winner of Lincolnshire Showground’s annual ‘Grow with the Show’ competition.
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Focus Consultants partner completes hottest London Marathon on record

24th April 2018

Focus Consultants partner completes hottest London Marathon on record

Focus Consultants partner Kevin Osbon has successfully completed the hottest London Marathon on record – raising more than £2,000 for charity.
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The perfect patch at West Notts

24th April 2018

The perfect patch at West Notts

The spades and forks will be turning over a special patch of land at West Nottinghamshire College’s Derby Road campus in the coming weeks.
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Lincolnshire & Rutland Life Science SMEs will now benefit from funding & support

24th April 2018

Lincolnshire & Rutland Life Science SMEs will now benefit from funding & support

Medilink East Midlands (EM), in partnership with the East Midlands Academic Health Science Network (EMAHSN), have launched a new project which will provide sector-specific support to Medical and Life Science businesses based in Lincolnshire and Rutland.
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Derbyshire baker Luke Evans wins top award for loaf – at first attempt

24th April 2018

Derbyshire baker Luke Evans wins top award for loaf – at first attempt

Family firm Luke Evans Bakery in Derbyshire has tasted a slice of success after its granary loaf was awarded the title of Best Wholegrain Loaf in Britain at one of the UK’s biggest food and drink exhibitions.
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Barefoot Coaches to share expert knowledge with new business owners

24th April 2018

Barefoot Coaches to share expert knowledge with new business owners

In response to demand, Barefoot Coaching’s popular Spring Conference will be on how to grow a coaching or wellbeing business.
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GROWING BUSINESSES SNAP-UP CITY CENTRE PREMISES

24th April 2018

GROWING BUSINESSES SNAP-UP CITY CENTRE PREMISES

Expanding asbestos and building services specialists are relocating their headquarters to Lincoln, in a move which promises to create more jobs.
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New Caravan Offers Respite for Children with Cancer

24th April 2018

New Caravan Offers Respite for Children with Cancer

Lincoln-based charity Sophie’s Journey is ready to welcome families to its new fully adapted caravan in Mablethorpe for some quality time away from a hospital environment.
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New look for Flogas Britain’s leading mains gas business

24th April 2018

New look for Flogas Britain’s leading mains gas business

FLOGAS Britain has relaunched its mains gas business with a new name and a new website, building on the company’s strong reputation for providing simple energy with first class customer service.
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Willmott Dixon’s community focus gets UK’s top accolade

24th April 2018

Willmott Dixon’s community focus gets UK’s top accolade

Willmott Dixon has for a second time joined an exclusive group of companies in receiving Britain’s most coveted business prize; a Queen’s Award for Enterprise.
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Former Nottingham Serviceman Turned Financial Adviser Finalist in British Ex-Forces in Business Awards.

24th April 2018

Former Nottingham Serviceman Turned Financial Adviser Finalist in British Ex-Forces in Business Awards.

A Nottingham based Chartered Financial Planner has been announced as a finalist in a prestigious national award ceremony.
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Ashmere Shows Support To National Care Home Open Day

24th April 2018

Ashmere Shows Support To National Care Home Open Day

Ashmere Derbyshire who has seven residential homes across Derbyshire demonstrated its commitment to working with the community, by opening their doors and organising an open day packed with family fun.
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INTERIOR ARCHITECTURE SPECIALIST PARTNERS WITH CARTWRIGHT

23rd April 2018

INTERIOR ARCHITECTURE SPECIALIST PARTNERS WITH CARTWRIGHT

MIDLANDS PR and digital agency Cartwright Communications has secured its latest account win, after being appointed by Nottingham-based interior architecture and design specialist Macaulay Sinclair to deliver public relations and digital support.
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This business opportunity is rubbish

23rd April 2018

This business opportunity is rubbish

A ‘rubbish opportunity’ to become your own boss in the East Midlands is proving popular with would be business owners across the UK
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REGIONAL ACCOUNTANCY FIRM ANNOUNCES NEW DIRECTORS

23rd April 2018

REGIONAL ACCOUNTANCY FIRM ANNOUNCES NEW DIRECTORS

Chartered Accountants Wright Vigar has announced the appointment of two new directors – strengthening the team at the top of this firm.
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Surveryors' Team Awards Drive

20th April 2018

Surveryors' Team Awards Drive

Lincoln-based Banks Long and Co are celebrating yet another award.
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Associate dentists, first-time buyers and self-builders to benefit from new mortgage products

20th April 2018

Associate dentists, first-time buyers and self-builders to benefit from new mortgage products

Newly-qualified associate dentists, people aiming to get onto the property ladder and self-builders are just a few of the groups who are to benefit from the changes to Earl Shilton Building Society’s products and criteria.
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'Dream Team' of Derby professionals to tackle 50 mile bike ride for charity

20th April 2018

'Dream Team' of Derby professionals to tackle 50 mile bike ride for charity

 A TEAM of Derby professionals are set to take on a mammoth 50 mile bike ride around Derbyshire to raise money for local charity Ashgate Hospice.
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   East Midlands Training Provider launch apprenticeship for Social Housing Sector

20th April 2018

East Midlands Training Provider launch apprenticeship for Social Housing Sector

Leading training provider, CT Skills has successfully launched apprenticeships in Housing & Property Management which has been accredited by the Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH).
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Focus Consultants re-appointed to NHS SBS Framework for a second term

20th April 2018

Focus Consultants re-appointed to NHS SBS Framework for a second term

Multi-disciplinary company Focus Consultants has been appointed to the NHS SBS Framework for a second term.
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75 new rental homes set for Mansfield as Wise Living acquires former Mansfield Brewery site

20th April 2018

75 new rental homes set for Mansfield as Wise Living acquires former Mansfield Brewery site

75 new rental homes are set to be built in Mansfield after Wise Living acquired the former Mansfield Brewery site for its build-to-rent (BTR) portfolio.
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Lincolnshire Care Leader Appointed to National Care Body

20th April 2018

Lincolnshire Care Leader Appointed to National Care Body

Care providers in Lincolnshire are set to be given a boost after the county’s care association chair was appointed to head up a national care organisation.
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Conference sets out to help business leaders drive a wellbeing culture

20th April 2018

Conference sets out to help business leaders drive a wellbeing culture

The D2N2 Growth Hub is hosting a major conference during Mental Health Awareness Week (14-20 May 2018) that will highlight and promote a healthy culture of wellbeing as a key driver for business growth.
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FHP takes top spot for most active agent in the region

20th April 2018

FHP takes top spot for most active agent in the region

THE Estates Gazette Interactive (EGi) awards have confirmed that, with 353 deals completed in 2017, FHP is the Most Active Agent in the East Midlands.
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Cameron has class of 2018 sewn-up
Wilkins Group 'On Form' With Latest Investment

20th April 2018

Wilkins Group 'On Form' With Latest Investment

The Wilkins Group has invested £150,000 on a new Heiber and Schröber tray forming machine for its Nottingham based site to help in the fight against plastic.
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East Midlands boroughs amongst England’s top ten most improved vibrant places to live and work

19th April 2018

East Midlands boroughs amongst England’s top ten most improved vibrant places to live and work

Leicestershire’s Oadby and Wigston borough is in the top 10 most improved places in England to live and work, according to the new results from the annual Vibrant Economy Index*, produced and published today (19th April 2018) by business and financial adv
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Internship at Flood Protection Solutions

19th April 2018

Internship at Flood Protection Solutions

The very first intern has started work at Flood Protection Solutions, one of the UK’s leading flood defence companies.
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Call for community businesses in the East Midlands to take part in Community Business Weekend 2018

19th April 2018

Call for community businesses in the East Midlands to take part in Community Business Weekend 2018

With a fortnight to go until the third annual Community Business Weekend on 4 - 7 May, organisers Power to Change are calling for community businesses across the East Midlands to get involved.
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Tank provides an ideal fit for the Schoolwear Association

19th April 2018

Tank provides an ideal fit for the Schoolwear Association

The Schoolwear Association has appointed digital PR agency Tank to help raise awareness of the organisation and to promote the benefits of school specific uniform to schools, students and parents in the UK media.
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HomeServe teams raise staggering £134,000 for UK charities

19th April 2018

HomeServe teams raise staggering £134,000 for UK charities

Teams of HomeServe fundraisers hand over giant total to charity groups based across the UK
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Arrow Solutions strengthens rail sector presence with appointment of new Sales Manager

19th April 2018

Arrow Solutions strengthens rail sector presence with appointment of new Sales Manager

One of the UK’s leading manufacturers of professional cleaning chemicals is aiming for further expansion in rail after appointing a new Sales Manager for the sector.
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A new survey has named making a cup of tea as the first thing people do when they move into their new proper-tea in Nottinghamshire.

19th April 2018

A new survey has named making a cup of tea as the first thing people do when they move into their new proper-tea in Nottinghamshire.

The result comes ahead of National Tea Day on Saturday 21st April, where people across the country unite to drink their favourite brews, whether that be a classic English Breakfast or something more exotic.
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Encore defies training report with £1m investment in staff

19th April 2018

Encore defies training report with £1m investment in staff

A recent national report has detailed that workers across the UK have a lack of access to skills development and training – however, leading recruitment agency Encore Personnel is going above and beyond to ensure its staff has the necessary training to th
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A stepping-stone for the home-schooled

19th April 2018

A stepping-stone for the home-schooled

A new course is being launched at West Nottinghamshire College, designed especially for young people who are home-schooled wishing to take the next steps into Further Education.
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