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News from September 2015


30th September 2015

J Tomlinson and BSP Consulting start work on new Dunelm store for Nottingham

Work has just got underway on site on a new Dunelm home furnishings store being built in Nottingham by local contractor J Tomlinson.
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30th September 2015

Derbyshire company secures £1.94m finance deal to become UK leader

A Matlock-based company, Mobile Visual Information Systems (MVIS), has secured a £1.94 million finance package enabling it to continue being the UK leader in roadside solar powered mobile signs
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29th September 2015

East of England capitalises on R&D tax relief claims as economy continues to prosper

The economic and commercial upswing in the East of England has been reinforced by figures which show it is in the top three for claims for research and development (R&D) tax relief
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23rd September 2015

OPEN MORNING TO INSPIRE NEXT STAGE OF YOUR CHILD’S EDUCATION

The children may have only just gone back to school but Trent College and its junior school The Elms in Long Eaton are inviting you to think about your child’s education for next year by opening their doors on Saturday 3 October.
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23rd September 2015

Nottingham Estate Agency To Save Homeowners Thousands

A British entrepreneur has launched a unique concept in online estate agency that will revolutionalise the way that people can sell their houses by removing hefty estate agent fees.
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23rd September 2015

Worksop's Young Professionals 'Potty' Over Luxury Development

A former office block on Potter Street in Worksop will be turned into 12 luxury apartments in a bid to attract young professionals to the area.
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22nd September 2015

Sales manager Stephen joins the team at GFORCE

Leicester-based sportswear specialist, GFORCE Teamwear, has expanded its own team with the appointment of a new area sales manager.
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22nd September 2015

Out With The Old, In With The New, For Heritage Business Site

A former stables building in Mansfield has been successfully renovated into a commercial space, which is set to boost the local economy and bring jobs to the area.
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21st September 2015

Business leaders cheer fresh lease of life for old building by creating new offices

A new business centre at a prestigious building in Ilkeston town centre was officially opened today (FRI).
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21st September 2015

SMEs get the message as R&D tax relief claims in the UK rise by £380 million

An increasing awareness of the significant benefits which can be achieved from research and development (R&D) tax relief has driven a dramatic rise in the number of claims and the amounts claimed, according to one of the UK's leading specialists.
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21st September 2015

Newby Castleman sponsors Loughborough 10k

Newby Castleman Chartered Accountants is getting set to sponsor the inaugural Loughborough 10k race and is entering a team of runners to help raise money for local charity Home-Start Charnwood.
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18th September 2015

‘Rhodes’ To Be Paved For Young Professionals Amidst New Housing Development

A Nottingham based building contractor is facilitating the development of six new high specification apartments in Beeston after it was revealed that there is a shortage of affordable housing for young professionals in the area.
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18th September 2015

Flint Bishop reveals excellent Legal 500 results

One of the Legal 500’s ‘heavyweight’ law firms has revealed excellent results in this year’s Legal 500 directory which was released yesterday.
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18th September 2015

Finalists announced for East Midlands fbe Awards 2015

The East Midlands fbe (Forum for the Built Environment) has unveiled the names of the top construction schemes shortlisted as finalists in its annual awards after receiving a record number of entries.
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17th September 2015

BSP Consulting and Sherwood Associates stage BREEAM Communities event

Two East Midlands-based firms joined forces to turn the spotlight on ways to create more sustainable large-scale developments.
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17th September 2015

Accolade from Lockheed Martin confirms icon's quality and international supply chain excellence

Icon Polymer Group, a technology company in engineered polymer products, has received a major accolade from a leading global player in defence aircraft for the quality of its manufacturing and supply chain management.
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17th September 2015

Investment On Barnby Gate Set To Make New History In Newark

A former office block on Barnby Gate in Newark will be turned into 11 luxury apartments, expected to boost the local economy.
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17th September 2015

From haulage to handbags…launch of Nellie-Jane sparks career change for Derbyshire woman

After a career that has taken her from transport and logistics, and via one of the East Midlands’ oldest bakeries, Helen Yates is now on the road with a new enterprise following the launch of handbag retailer Nellie-Jane.
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15th September 2015

LET’S RAISE THE ROOF AND DANCE!

In its anniversary year Burton on Trent roof tile manufacturer Russell Roof Tiles is making its mark, putting the fun in fundraising holding a charity Zumba class recently.
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15th September 2015

Croots Farm Shop launches Rugby World Cup charity sausages

Derbyshire farm shop Croots has created two special sausages to mark the upcoming Rugby World Cup and to raise cash for the farm shop’s adopted charity.
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14th September 2015

HMRC’s crackdown on buy-to-let landlords

Thousands of buy-to-let landlords will see changes to their tax liabilities after HM Revenue and Customs announces crackdowns on mortgage interest tax relief.
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14th September 2015

Logistics firm invests more than £1m as it continues to expand after riding recession

A boom in freight business including new customers has led to an investment of more than one million pounds by one of Derbyshire's largest logistics companies.
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10th September 2015

Nottingham Property Consultancy Calls For More Affordable Housing Stock To Tackle Rogue Landlords

A Nottingham based property consultancy is calling for the Government to increase housing stock for lower wealth families in a bid to tackle the rogue landlord crisis.
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8th September 2015

Nottingham E-tailers Facing Festive Delivery ‘Timebomb’

Parcelhub, a parcel delivery service which provides services for high volume business mail and parcels through multiple carriers
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8th September 2015

American Investment For Long Eaton Based Mouse House

A DERBY based online estate agency has attracted a significant investment from America in a move which will catapult the firm to the next level.
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7th September 2015

New Contract will see over £30 million investment

Following an extensive European Procurement exercise, Ashfield Homes Limited and Ashfield District Council are pleased to announce that Nottingham-based J Tomlinson has been appointed to carry out investment works valued at more than £30 million...
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7th September 2015

Jill Chutes and Scores over £1000 for Charity

Russell Scanlan’s very own Jill Strickland has raised over £1000 for the charity ‘Help For Heroes’ by completing a spectacular skydive at Langar Airfield, Nottinghamshire.
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4th September 2015

Leicester Based Female Entrepreneur Set To Take On UAE

A former model turned entrepreneur from Leicester has launched her very own fashion line after a successful showcase at Dubai Top Designer Fashion Week in March.
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3rd September 2015

Leicester-based sportswear firm sprints ahead of the competition

A Leicester-based sportswear firm has upped its game with the introduction of a new, faster service aimed at sports clubs across the UK.
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3rd September 2015

Croots Farm Shop cultivates wedding party plans after double anniversary

A double wedding celebration sparked a new business idea for husband and wife team Steve and Kay Croot.
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1st September 2015

Derby Businessman Saddles Up To Say 'A Big Thank You' To Macmillan

A Derby businessman is embarking on a gruelling 160km bike ride, to raise money for Macmillan, after the fantastic care they have given to his wife.
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