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Julie Birch joins the ‘can do’ people

18th May 2018

Julie Birch joins the ‘can do’ people

Julie joins the Spatial Global team as Mail Sales Executive and will be focused on helping businesses with their international and UK mailing requirements.
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Imago named Best Academic Venue at National Venue Awards

18th May 2018

Imago named Best Academic Venue at National Venue Awards

At the National Venue Awards on Friday, Loughborough based Imago Venues was named the UK’s Best Academic Venue.
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Clegg Construction has started work on a new £5.2m state-of-the-art teaching centre at girls’ boarding school, Tudor Hall in Oxfordshire.

18th May 2018

Clegg Construction has started work on a new £5.2m state-of-the-art teaching centre at girls’ boarding school, Tudor Hall in Oxfordshire.

A turf-cutting ceremony was held to celebrate the start of the build at Tudor Hall School in Banbury and was attended by Headmistress Wendy Griffiths, governors, staff and the Mayor of Banbury, Cllr. Colin Clarke.
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Four More Faces to Shine at OrderWise

18th May 2018

Four More Faces to Shine at OrderWise

Saxilby-based software specialist OrderWise has added to its award-winning team once more with four new hires.
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Russell Scanlan Backs International Museum Day 2018

18th May 2018

Russell Scanlan Backs International Museum Day 2018

Nottingham-based insurance brokers Russell Scanlan offer specialist and tailored insurance policies to museums and, as part of International Museum Day 2018, the team is drawing attention to the importance of supporting the organisations which protect and
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ConSpare launches ‘Make it better’ brand as it celebrates 40th anniversary

18th May 2018

ConSpare launches ‘Make it better’ brand as it celebrates 40th anniversary

Concrete production process improvement specialist ConSpare is celebrating its 40th anniversary and is marking the occasion with the launch of a new brand aimed at helping concrete producers to ‘Make it better’.
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PCPM expands projects team with key promotions and new appointment
Russell helps Dan climb career ladder

18th May 2018

Russell helps Dan climb career ladder

As strong advocates of investing in and nurturing skills and talent, Burton-based Russell Roof Tiles is proud to have promoted a former trainee to Manager, after he benefitted from a number of career-enhancing opportunities over eight years.
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Growing housebuilder cements its place amongst region’s biggest and best with industry award

18th May 2018

Growing housebuilder cements its place amongst region’s biggest and best with industry award

Leading housebuilder Westleigh Partnerships has scooped a major prize at a regional industry awards ceremony.
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FREE opportunity to get an insider view of Southampton Port with overnight hotel accommodation

17th May 2018

FREE opportunity to get an insider view of Southampton Port with overnight hotel accommodation

If you import or export goods and want to see first-hand how one of the UK’s most efficient Ports manages the process – now’s your chance. Spatial Global have an exclusive opportunity to take guests on a guided tour around the port and its facilities.
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CPMG Architects scoops two RICS Design Awards for East Mids projects

16th May 2018

CPMG Architects scoops two RICS Design Awards for East Mids projects

CPMG Architects has scooped two prestigious Design Through Innovation Awards at the regional RICS Awards.
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National Award For Wastecycle

16th May 2018

National Award For Wastecycle

An East Midlands company has received national recognition for its recycling efforts.
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George’s Hairdressing supports local football club

16th May 2018

George’s Hairdressing supports local football club

Salon chain George’s Hairdressing recently sponsored Leicestershire football club Oadby Owls, also known as The Snowy’s, by providing the kit and clothing for next season.
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Customers rank trentbarton drivers #1 again

16th May 2018

Customers rank trentbarton drivers #1 again

trentbarton drivers have retained their ranking as number one in the bus business, according to the latest Transport Focus survey of passengers.
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Childcare challenge brings success

16th May 2018

Childcare challenge brings success

Children’s story-telling and interactive displays were the themes in a regional childcare competition entered by two West Nottinghamshire College students – earning one of them a prized second place.
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KMRE's Kirkstall Road Development is underway after selling for £17.25m

16th May 2018

KMRE's Kirkstall Road Development is underway after selling for £17.25m

DEVELOPER KMRE and contractor Hollycroft Construction have started work on-site for a multi-million-pound residential development in popular Kirkstall Road, Leeds.
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Nick Flatt, a family law specialist has joined East Midlands law firm Sills & Betteridge.

16th May 2018

Nick Flatt, a family law specialist has joined East Midlands law firm Sills & Betteridge.

Nick qualified as a Solicitor in 2006 and practices exclusively in Family Law. He will work primarily from the firms Nottingham office.
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Scenariio Light up Gymsharks New GSHQ

16th May 2018

Scenariio Light up Gymsharks New GSHQ

Derby based technology company Scenariio Intelligent Infrastructures are delighted to have completed the UK’s first commercial installation of Human Centric smartLighting (HCsL) at Gymshark’s new 42,000 sq ft HQ at Blyth Valley Business Park, Birmingham
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More than 550 jobs underpinned in Mickleover as new community is created

16th May 2018

More than 550 jobs underpinned in Mickleover as new community is created

More than 550 jobs are being underpinned at Barratt and David Wilson Homes’ development in Mickleover as a new community is being created.
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Shield aims to build on record-breaking £80m year with ‘energy saving’ drive

16th May 2018

Shield aims to build on record-breaking £80m year with ‘energy saving’ drive

A leading tier one supplier of castings and machined components has tapped into specialist support to manage its energy costs after seeing sales rocket by £15m.
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Document Network Services awarded Cyber Essentials accreditation

16th May 2018

Document Network Services awarded Cyber Essentials accreditation

Derbyshire based managed services and technology supplier Document Network Services have been awarded Cyber Essentials accreditation for 2018, in the run up to the introduction of the General Data Protection Regulation which comes into effect later this m
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Enterprise Loans expands into Lincoln with new office

16th May 2018

Enterprise Loans expands into Lincoln with new office

LEADING Midlands loan fund provider Enterprise Loans East Midlands has opened a new office in Lincoln to help support start-ups and entrepreneurs across the county.
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New wins lead contact centre business to increase workforce by half

16th May 2018

New wins lead contact centre business to increase workforce by half

A number of new business wins has led contact centre solutions company Mpl Contact to increase its workforce by more than a half.
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Patent success for Midlands manufacturer supplying aerospace and automotive giants

16th May 2018

Patent success for Midlands manufacturer supplying aerospace and automotive giants

A Midlands manufacturer has secured its first patent for testing equipment it supplies to the world’s leading automotive and aerospace companies.
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High profile appointment at Integrated Food Projects

16th May 2018

High profile appointment at Integrated Food Projects

A Kegworth-based capital investment consultancy has set its sights on further growth as it expands its senior team.
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Farmer & Carlisle Toyota donate £1,550 to local charity Hope Against Cancer

16th May 2018

Farmer & Carlisle Toyota donate £1,550 to local charity Hope Against Cancer

2 million people in the UK are living with or are affected by cancer. This figure is set to rise to 4 million by 2030.
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Sunshine, smiles and Spitfires at this year's Notts County Show

15th May 2018

Sunshine, smiles and Spitfires at this year's Notts County Show

SUNSHINE and smiles filled Newark Showground last weekend for the 135th Nottinghamshire County Show.
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Croots Farm Shop and Café in Derbyshire takes part in Open Farm Sunday 2018

15th May 2018

Croots Farm Shop and Café in Derbyshire takes part in Open Farm Sunday 2018

Visitors to Croots Farm Shop and Café will get a close-up view of sheep shearing, lambs, a working blacksmith and Shire horses when it joins growers and producers up and down the country for Open Farm Sunday next month.
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Roythornes holds spot on LSEG'S '1000 companies' list for second year

15th May 2018

Roythornes holds spot on LSEG'S '1000 companies' list for second year

NATIONAL law firm Roythornes Solicitors has been recognised for its business growth and successes over the last 12 months as one of London Stock Exchange Group’s (LSEG) ‘1000 Companies to Inspire Britain’ for the second year in a row.
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The UK’s premier investor event returns to Derby

15th May 2018

The UK’s premier investor event returns to Derby

Business owners seeking to learn about investing were recently welcomed to The Derby Conference Centre for the 2018 Mello Investor Exhibition.
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Beauhurst expands data-gathering team and opens new Nottingham office

15th May 2018

Beauhurst expands data-gathering team and opens new Nottingham office

Data-provider Beauhurst have opened a new office in Nottingham and expanded its data-gathering and analysis team.
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Charnwood entrepreneur is back in business stronger than ever following a life changing injury.

15th May 2018

Charnwood entrepreneur is back in business stronger than ever following a life changing injury.

Leicestershire businesswoman, Jo Finch, is back in business with her new company Charnwood Bookkeeping.
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Nottingham agency celebrates record-breaking award wins

15th May 2018

Nottingham agency celebrates record-breaking award wins

ESTABLISHED independent Nottinghamshire agency, Royston & Lund, has been awarded five top awards at a recent industry ceremony in London – the best result in the company’s 24 year history. The company was awarded Best Estate Agent in the UK when attending
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U.S. expansion for Leics-based business gets green light

14th May 2018

U.S. expansion for Leics-based business gets green light

A Leicestershire-based business which specialises in bespoke LED design and installation will see its ambition to expand further into the United States’ market realised, thanks to crucial funding from the Midlands Engine Investment Fund (MEIF), supported
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Upcycling interiors shop brings splash of colour into intu Broadmarsh

14th May 2018

Upcycling interiors shop brings splash of colour into intu Broadmarsh

INDEPENDENT interiors shop 2 Magpies Design founded by local makeup artist Clare Newman has now opened its doors at intu Broadmarsh.  
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Lawyer set for 630-mile hike to support hospice youngsters

14th May 2018

Lawyer set for 630-mile hike to support hospice youngsters

A leading East Midlands lawyer inspired by a visit to Rainbows Hospice for Children and Young People is to walk 630 miles to raise money for the charity.
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AIM Awards Announce Innovative New Qualifications for 2018

14th May 2018

AIM Awards Announce Innovative New Qualifications for 2018

Derby-based AIM Awards, an award winning, national Awarding Organisation announce the release of a suite of innovative new qualifications.
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UK’s First Sports Apprenticeship Academies Launch in London and the Midlands

14th May 2018

UK’s First Sports Apprenticeship Academies Launch in London and the Midlands

The UK’s first Sports Apprenticeship Academies will be opening their doors to students in June led by Mitre Group – one of the country’s top training providers.
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We [Axess Systems] have recently been awarded ISO27001:2013 after 18 months of determination and hard work!

14th May 2018

We [Axess Systems] have recently been awarded ISO27001:2013 after 18 months of determination and hard work!

As a security focussed business we’re all incredibly proud of the achievement for such a relatively small business
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Students learn about life of a lawyer

14th May 2018

Students learn about life of a lawyer

Students from Ace Academy in Tipton had a special insight into accessing the legal world when they visited the offices of one of Birmingham’s major law firms.
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Derby charity me&dee partnership with Birchover off to a flier

14th May 2018

Derby charity me&dee partnership with Birchover off to a flier

Derby-based charity me&dee have received a boost with the news that their new partnership with Birchover Sales and Lettings has delivered £800 in the first month.
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Midlands PR agency adds national charity to client list

14th May 2018

Midlands PR agency adds national charity to client list

International development charity Fields of Life has selected Midlands-based PR agency Jennie Holland PR to support the organisation’s GB office.
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Focus Consultants celebrates as client is a finalist in the world’s biggest museum award

14th May 2018

Focus Consultants celebrates as client is a finalist in the world’s biggest museum award

Arts and heritage experts at Focus Consultants are celebrating the news that one of the museums the company has worked with has been named a finalist in the world’s biggest museum award.
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Entries open for annual search for the Midlands’ top family businesses

14th May 2018

Entries open for annual search for the Midlands’ top family businesses

Entries for the UK’s only independent, not-for-profit annual Awards showcase for family businesses in the Midlands, are now open.
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Nottinghamshire show home hits the bullseye with Robin Hood themed room

14th May 2018

Nottinghamshire show home hits the bullseye with Robin Hood themed room

Barratt Homes North Midlands is celebrating Nottinghamshire’s best loved folk hero with a themed room in one of its Show Homes at Gateford Park in Worksop.
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East Midlands-based law firm looks back as it celebrates 35th birthday

14th May 2018

East Midlands-based law firm looks back as it celebrates 35th birthday

FROM a small office above a grocery store to a leading, regional law firm employing almost 200 people – Nelsons Solicitors this month celebrates its 35th birthday.
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Nottingham’s Europa Shifts Gear as Profits Continue to Rise

14th May 2018

Nottingham’s Europa Shifts Gear as Profits Continue to Rise

Best financial results on record for innovative forwarder
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Renovation of mental health centre complete

14th May 2018

Renovation of mental health centre complete

Lincoln-based construction firm Gelder Group has completed works to Langworth Ward, one of two wards within Witham Court in North Hykeham.
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Chris Wyles wins Rugby Players’ Association’s Personal Development Programme Award sponsored by Clarke Willmott LLP

14th May 2018

Chris Wyles wins Rugby Players’ Association’s Personal Development Programme Award sponsored by Clarke Willmott LLP

Chris Wyles, who retires at the end of this season after a rugby career which has included 250 appearances for Saracens, has been recognised by the Rugby Players’ Association for his off-pitch business success.
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Thomas Bow appointed to Highways England Framework

11th May 2018

Thomas Bow appointed to Highways England Framework

ONE of Nottingham’s oldest family construction and civil engineering firms, Thomas Bow, has secured a multi-million pound framework contract to deliver highways projects across the region.
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