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News from November 2018


30th November 2018

End of an era for David Wilson Homes as two Coalville developments sell out

David Wilson Homes East Midlands is celebrating the end of an era as its two developments in Coalville have now both successfully sold out.
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30th November 2018

Derby firm receives new investment to support aerospace and medical industries

A SPECIALIST manufacturing business, which supplies services to the aerospace and medical industries, has received significant funding to help invest in new technology.
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30th November 2018

Longest Serving Member of Sturgess Motor Group Retires after 48 Years

After 48 years, this week Sturgess Jaguar bid a fond farewell to Balu Mistry who was the company’s longest serving employee.
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30th November 2018

Foresight makes £249,000 MEIF investment into smart textiles business Footfalls and Heartbeats Limited

Foresight Group LLP (“Foresight”) announces a £249,000 equity investment into Footfalls and Heartbeats Limited (“Footfalls” or the “Company”) through the Midlands Engine Investment Fund (“MEIF”).
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30th November 2018

Sports and leisurewear manufacturer Proskins secures £250,000 from MEIF Maven Debt Finance

Funding will support the expansion of Proskins’ overseas presence and the creation of 10 new jobs
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30th November 2018

All eyes on the ABE

We know Christmas may just be round the corner but we're already looking forward to the Marketing Derby Annual Business Event 2019.
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30th November 2018

Business In The Kitchen - Thursday, 6th December, 6-8pm.

Connecting businesses and entrepreneurs across Leicestershire at luxurious locations.
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30th November 2018

Coventry businesses making a difference

Women have united in Coventry to provide more opportunities for career development and business growth in the region.
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30th November 2018

Nottingham duo named as Eastern Hairdresser of the Year at HJ’s British Hairdressing Awards 2018

Jessica Neil and Mary Geoghegan’s reputation as one best hairdressing duos in the country was confirmed last night (26th November 2018) after they were named as Eastern Hairdresser of the Year at HJ’s British Hairdressing Awards 2018, sponsored by Schwarz
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30th November 2018

East Midlands Business News: Jackie Oliver & Co crowned best single sales estate agent branch in the country

It’s official – Jackie Oliver & Co is one of the very best Estate Agents in the East Midlands – and the entire country!
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30th November 2018

Turning it up to the max

Cooper Parry Corporate Finance advise on the sale of UK’s largest sound equipment supplier
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30th November 2018

Burton firm tackling rise in commercial waste this festive season

Burton based Willshee’s will be leading the way as they work around the clock this festive season to help restaurants, pubs and bars to recycle commercial waste over the Christmas period.
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30th November 2018

Local Women’s Business Networking Group celebrates its Second Year Birthday Meeting

A professional women’s business networking group for local businesses recently celebrated its second-year birthday
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30th November 2018

Five Star Solmar Villas secure best ever British Travel Awards haul

A Midlands provider of hand-picked villas has proved it is the best in its field by securing five major titles at the British Travel Awards
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30th November 2018

East Midlands events venue acquired by new owners with bank funding

Hothorpe Hall & The Woodlands in Theddingworth, Leicestershire, has been acquired by new owners Christian Guild in a seven-figure funding deal provided by Allied Irish Bank (GB)*.
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30th November 2018

‘New skills’ the key to growth for East Midlands businesses

East Midlands’ Millennials embarking on building a future career need new skills including collaboration, adaptability and resilience, according to the findings of the Talent and Skills Growth report produced by business and financial adviser Grant Thornt
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30th November 2018

Wells McFarlane appoint new head of PR and marketing

An award winning consultancy named best agency in Leicestershire at the UK Property Awards 2017-18 has brought in Lucy Taffs as their Head of PR and Marketing to work across all areas of the residential and commercial business.
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29th November 2018

Neil brings years of tax knowledge to growing team of consultants at Newby Castleman

Leading chartered accountancy firm Newby Castleman has bolstered its Personal Tax team by taking on an experienced Tax Consultant to advise its clients and help prepare for the introduction of Making Tax Digital.
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29th November 2018

Nottingham’s Creative Quarter Company appoints Susan Hallam MBE as its Board Chair

Susan Hallam MBE, founder and CEO of Nottingham-based Hallam Internet, has been appointed as Chair of the Creative Quarter Company Board.
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29th November 2018

Judges relished Charlotte’s dishes

Young chefs from seven Nottinghamshire schools were up to a culinary challenge last week when West Nottinghamshire College played host to the Future Chef competitions.
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29th November 2018

ICE joins forces with the RAF to celebrate milestone anniversaries

The Institute of Civil Engineers joins forces with the RAF to celebrate landmark anniversaries
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29th November 2018

Millfield School library enters a new chapter

Children at Heighington Millfield Primary Academy in Lincoln are benefitting from a refreshed library thanks to the generous help from staff at Branston.
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29th November 2018

Casepak leads the way in Occupational Health and Safety Management with prestigious ISO 45001 certification

Family-run company Casepak is one of the first-ever recycling companies to have been awarded the new ISO 45001 certification, which underlines the company’s commitment to health and safety.  
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28th November 2018

Charity ball for Nottingham’s only Conductive Education Centre leaves its ‘Footprint’ by raising over £14,000!

The 23rd November marked the second Little Footprints Ball - an event organised to raise vital funds to support Nottingham’s only Conductive Education Centre, Footprints CEC.
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27th November 2018

Historic commercial sites in Market Harborough for sale - with planning permission

Two sites of industrial and historical significance in Market Harborough are now up for sale with planning approval granted for new homes and offices.
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27th November 2018

HR firms shines at "Capital" Show

Ambitious HR specialists are hard at work following-up a wealth of exciting new leads after showcasing their expertise at a major business event in London.
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27th November 2018

Printing company investment leads to prestigious award

Leicestershire based print and communications company, The Taylor Bloxham Group has been names as winners of this year’s 1814 Production Excellence award.
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27th November 2018

Branston appoints new sales and marketing director

NATIONAL potato supplier Branston has strengthened its senior management team with the appointment of a new sales and marketing director.
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27th November 2018

David Wilson Homes puts on a show in Mansfield with new properties

David Wilson Homes has opened the doors to its brand new show homes at Berry Hill in Mansfield following a successful launch event.
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27th November 2018

New openings at the Eagle Market showcase the best of small businesses in Derby

A string of exciting new independents have opened at the Eagle Market, showcasing the best of small businesses in Derby.
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27th November 2018

New owner raises finance for 300-year-old Kings Cliffe bakery

A Northamptonshire bakery which has been in business for more than 300 years will continue to play a significant role in the local community after being acquired by new owners.
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27th November 2018

Applause for apprentices at A Plant

Employees at the UK’s leading equipment rental company recently celebrated their apprenticeship achievements with West Nottinghamshire College at a glittering event held in Stafford.
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27th November 2018

Contractor leads the way to bridge the skills gap at Pride Park careers event

Midlands contractor G F Tomlinson took part in the Business in the Community (BITC) Inspiring Futures educational event at Derby’s Pride Park this week, where young people learned about careers in the construction industry.
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27th November 2018

Chesterfield care provider wins National Apprenticeship Award

Chesterfield-based care provider, Heathcotes Group, won Large Employer of the Year at the Learning Unlimited National Apprenticeship Awards 2018, held at Pond’s Forge in Sheffield.
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26th November 2018

Nottinghamshire security specialist awarded a position on ESPO national framework

Bringing over 20 years of experience providing security services and personnel, Nottingham’s Foremost Security is proud to have been awarded a place on the ESPO framework 347_ 18 – Security Services.
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26th November 2018

HORIBA MIRA has secured a further £845,000 in funding from the Ministry of Defence (MoD)

HORIBA MIRA Announced as Defence Growth Partnership Innovation Challenge Winner with ATLAS UGV Navigation and Localisation System
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23rd November 2018

NFT become part of the largest privately-owned logistics business in the UK

NFT is the UK's leading provider of time critical distribution, and are the "intelligent link" between food & drink manufacturer and grocery retailer. Their Alfreton head office is centrally located at the heart of the UK motorway network.
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23rd November 2018

Leicester gift shop raises £3,300 for Hope Against Cancer

A Leicestershire gift shop has raised an impressive £3,300 for Hope Against Cancer following its exclusive Christmas Preview event.
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23rd November 2018

Derbyshire's Ward is the Midlands' top family business

Derbyshire-based metal and waste recycling company, Ward, has been crowned Family Business of the Year 2018, and the Fastest Growing Family Business, in the region’s flagship awards for family businesses.
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23rd November 2018

Network Watermead - Thursday 13th December 2018

Network Watermead is free to attend, parking is also free and all you need any cash for is a coffee/drink if you wish to buy one from our hosts Starbucks.
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23rd November 2018

Pop goes KuKu - Wednesday, 5th December, 6-8pm

Connecting businesses and entrepreneurs across Derbyshire at luxurious locations. Prosecco Bars Derby 15A, Friar Gate, Derby. DE1 1BU.
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23rd November 2018

Russell's quiz fundraiser raises the roof

Burton-based Russell Roof Tiles’ annual Big Quiz has raised an impressive £6,500 for charity, adding to its ever-growing pot of donations for local charities.
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23rd November 2018

New Corporate Finance Club hailed as success after first event

The founder of the Leicestershire Corporate Finance Club has hailed the group's first event a huge success and confirmed that plans are already coming together for the next meeting on 12th February 2019.
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23rd November 2018

Education and business sector join forces to launch 12-month Made in Chesterfield campaign

A year-long campaign, which is sponsored by University of Derby, has been launched in Chesterfield to get more young people interested in careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM).
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23rd November 2018

MHR ‘Highly Commended’ at top industry awards

Nottingham HR and payroll specialists MHR have been highly commended at two prestigious industry awards ceremonies.
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23rd November 2018

Chesterfield business featured in Parliamentary Review on Manufacturing

A Chesterfield manufacturer has been featured in this year’s Parliamentary Review on government policy involving the manufacturing and services sector.
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22nd November 2018

MEIF Maven Debt Finance investment in interior design and construction specialist Tienda

Growing Lincolnshire business secures investment creating new jobs and new contracts.
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22nd November 2018

Foresight makes MEIF investment into software-based franking alternative business Postworks Limited

MILTON KEYNES/NOTTINGHAM, 15 October 2018: Foresight Group LLP (“Foresight”) announces the investment into Postworks Limited (“Postworks” or the “Company”) on behalf of the Midlands Engine Investment Fund (“MEIF”).
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22nd November 2018

School pupils take a walk on the wild side at The Wickets with the RSPB

Pupils from Ecton Village Primary Academy have taken a walk on the wild side at David Wilson Homes’ Earls Barton development The Wickets following an educational visit from the RSPB.
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22nd November 2018

After 30 years, DAF Trucks opens new £20m UK Headquarters and Training Facility

After nearly 30 years in the same building, DAF Trucks’ have opened a new £20m state-of-the-art headquarters and training facility.
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22nd November 2018

New Horizon for Nottingham’s Imperial Tobacco site

Henry Boot Developments (HBD) has secured planning approval for its landmark New Horizon industrial and logistics scheme in Nottingham, which could see more than 500 new jobs return to the Thane Road site.
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22nd November 2018

Northampton Businesswoman to Launch Innovative New Connections Club

A Northampton businesswoman has announced plans to launch a new network for business owners and influencers from across the East Midlands.
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22nd November 2018

Fruition of a royal iDEA

A visit to the capital by royal appointment was the highlight of last week for two members of West Nottinghamshire College staff.
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22nd November 2018

Solmar Villas launch charity giveaway for ‘Black Friday’

A leading provider of luxury villas is turning ‘Black Friday’ on its head by giving away free accommodation to support good causes.
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22nd November 2018

Road Safety Experts Go Back to School to Deliver ‘Bike Smart’ Message

Road Safety Week at Coalville School Sees Transport Engineers Help Children Make Safer Journeys
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22nd November 2018

BG Engineering scoops regional business award

BG Engineering, a leading subcontractor of precision machined components, based in Chesterfield, is celebrating after winning the Excellence in Manufacturing Award at the 2018 Derbyshire Times Business Awards.
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22nd November 2018

Graduation glory for West Notts’ students

University-level students at West Nottinghamshire College donned their caps and gowns for a momentous graduation day at the historic Kelham Hall, near Newark.
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22nd November 2018

SDL Group takes 'fastest growing' accolade

Nottingham’s SDL Group has been named as the fastest growing private equity backed business in the Midlands.
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22nd November 2018

Ednaston Park showcases its new facilities at festive open day

Business owners, neighbours, and anyone with an interest in the recent refurbishment of the former St Mary’s Nursing Home in Ednaston is invited to attend a series of Open Days at the building, which has been transformed into the new Ednaston Park managed
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22nd November 2018

Northamptonshire firm helps millions enhance their workplace skills

More than two million people have taken steps to “enhance their workplace abilities” over the last 12 months thanks to a Northamptonshire business development company.
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22nd November 2018

Formpipe Life Science adds two new members to software testing and development team

Formpipe Life Science, specialist provider of enterprise content management, has added two new members to its team as part of an expansion of its software testing and development team. Nicholas Holmes and Michael Abegunrin have joined the Nottingham-based
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22nd November 2018

Female founder of Nottingham HR consultancy takes top award

The founder of a Nottingham-based outsourced HR consultancy, My HR Hub, which delivers bespoke solutions for small businesses, has taken a top award for women in business.
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22nd November 2018

Nottingham development site which will regenerate area goes on the market

A brownfield development site in Nottingham which will regenerate the area and give residents the opportunity to live on the doorstep of a nature reserve has been brought to the market.
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22nd November 2018

Lovell set to bring 133 new homes to Lincolnshire village

Developer Lovell has acquired 14 acres of land in Saxilby, Lincolnshire, where the company will build 133 much-needed village homes.
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21st November 2018

NLT relaunches as a dedicated commercial training provider

Continuing its 50-year history in the Chesterfield business community, NLT Training Services has successfully relaunched as a dedicated commercial training provider.
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21st November 2018

Lawson-West Solicitors and Brown & Company Solicitors

It is with excitement and delight that Lawson-West Solicitors, Market Harborough & Brown & Company Solicitors announce their joining together to form Lawson-West Solicitors incorporating Brown & Company.
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21st November 2018

New Oadby House Venture Gets Branding Boost

Creative62, a Leicester based creative agency that provides design and branding to businesses across the UK, today announced it has added Oadby House as a client.
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21st November 2018

Rutland-based business sponsors GBR athlete at European Championships

Rutland-based artificial grass installer, LazyLawn®, has gone the extra mile and sponsored keen athlete Paul May at the Aquabike European Championships 2018.
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21st November 2018

Local housebuilder branches out to celebrate Tree Week

Nottingham-based homebuilder Barratt and David Wilson Homes North Midlands is marking National Tree Week by emphasising the importance of planting trees at its developments.
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21st November 2018

Scenariio turns 5

Scenariio celebrate their best year of trading and turning 5
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21st November 2018

Housebuilder encourages road safety with local pre-school children

Children at Little Pickles Pre-school in Branston have received high-vis vests from local housebuilder Lovell Homes, to help them stay safe to mark Road Safety Week, this week (19th – 23rd November).
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21st November 2018

Interactive installation to light up Cathedral Gardens this Christmas

Cathedral Gardens will be bathed in light this December as a specially commissioned, enchanting light show takes centre stage.
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21st November 2018

Inventors unite to solve 'impossible-to-buy' Christmas conundrums

‘Impossible’ inventions created for Christmas shoppers at intu Derby
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20th November 2018

Silver Awards for local employers

Public and private sector businesses from across the East Midlands have been formally recognised for the support they provide to the Armed Forces community, during a black-tie event in Leicestershire, last week.
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20th November 2018

Awesome people. One helluva career.

Award-winning PKF Cooper Parry is opening the doors to its ‘google-esque’ offices in the East and West Midlands for two special Early Careers Recruitment Evenings. It is inviting dynamic and driven individuals to come and find out more about its unique cu
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20th November 2018

Pendragon Vehicle Management Support Local Emergency Services in Road Safety Campaign

On the 8th November, Pendragon Vehicle Management (PVM) hosted an event which supported local emergency services in raising awareness about road safety, focusing particularly on the dangers of speeding.
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20th November 2018

Russell Roof Tiles secures £1m MOD Project

Burton-based Russell Roof Tiles has won its largest single project in five years, delivering £1m worth of pitched roof tiles and accessories for a £250m Ministry of Defence (MOD) development, currently underway on Salisbury Plain in Wiltshire.
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20th November 2018

Head of business and client services appointed at Butler & Willow

Leading fit-out specialist Butler & Willow has announced the appointment of Richard Woodward as its first head of business and client services.
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20th November 2018

Business challenges solved with the collective wisdom of the Thinkubator Challenge®

Local and national businesses benefited from the collective wisdom of hundreds of students from Nottingham Business School (NBS) as they put their heads together to solve real challenges as part of the annual Thinkubator Challenge®.
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20th November 2018

Charity hits the jackpot with £122,000 fundraiser

East Midlands charity STAR TRUST raised more than £120,000 at its glittering annual ball at the weekend (17 Nov) – money which will help many regional organisations desperately seeking funds.
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20th November 2018

intu Derby reveals opening date of stylish streetwear store, Footasylum

intu Derby has announced that streetwear brand, Footasylum, will open the doors to its new store on Friday 23 November.
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20th November 2018

Stepnell does the double at Leicestershire Contruction Awards

Nottingham-based construction specialist Stepnell is celebrating double success at the ProCon Leicestershire Awards 2018, which honour the region’s leading property and construction projects.
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20th November 2018

RHCV speeds ahead with success

Nottingham-based RH Commercial Vehicles (RHCV) is celebrating after being recognised as an industry leader and scooping the prestigious Franchised Dealer of the Year Award, at the national Commercial Motor Awards 2018.
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20th November 2018

Leicester-based housebuilder wins big regional award

On-site apprentice training rooms and real attention to detail have helped a dedicated site manager for a Leicester-based housebuilder win a major regional award.
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20th November 2018

Roythornes acgt for 14 landowners and farmers in innovative £1.8m flood defence poject

Roythornes Solicitors, a top 200 national law firm, has successfully overseen a £1.8 million sea defence project for a consortium of 14 Lincolnshire landowners and tenants.
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19th November 2018

Lincoln businesses experiencing “a golden era” despite high street woes

Several Lincoln businesses claim the city is experiencing “a golden era” with companies benefiting from a flurry of investment and economic activity.
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19th November 2018

Wynbrook expand team

Due to continued expansion, care home builders and residential property developers Wynbrook has appointed two new specialists in site management roles and is also investing in the career development of two existing employees through external training prog
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19th November 2018

Grandeur plan for city centre apartments after LSH deal

An office building in the heart of Leicester city centre is to be converted into apartments after a local property development company promised to breathe new life into it.
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19th November 2018

Confusion Between Cyber & Crime Insurance Puts Businesses at Risk Says Midlands Broker

Mansfield based insurance broker, Cowens, has found an alarming number of businesses continue to confuse crime insurance with cyber insurance, putting them at risk of financial losses to criminals who use internet and telephone lines to obtain money throu
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19th November 2018

Ashiana Indian Restaurant shortlisted at British Curry Awards 2018

An Indian and Bangladeshi Restaurant from Newark, Nottinghamshire is hoping to curry favour with judges at the British Curry Awards after being shortlisted for Best Indian Restaurant in the Midlands.
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19th November 2018

Leicestershire agents Wells McFarlane expand commercial property portfolio into the Cotswolds

Commercial property agent Wells McFarlane has expanded its portfolio of managed property into the Cotswolds with the management of the new Trinity Retail Park on London Road, Chipping Norton.
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19th November 2018

Nasmyth Group Apprenticeship Training Centre Opens

A new dedicated training centre for Nasmyth Group Academy apprentices was officially opened on the 15th November at Nasmyth Bulwell in Pinxton, Nottinghamshire.
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19th November 2018

Bright Friday at Croots Farm Shop to raise money for Derbyshire Children’s Holiday Centre

Staff at Croots Farm Shop in Derbyshire are naming this Friday Bright Friday and will donate 10% of takings to local charity Derbyshire Children’s Holiday Centre.
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19th November 2018

Figures suggest there's no time like the present for property ladder progression in Nottinghamshire

Five star developer David Wilson Homes is reminding Nottinghamshire house hunters that now is the best time to take the first or next step on the property ladder after an increase in UK house prices.
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19th November 2018

Integrated Food Projects expands it's offering with senior appointment

Food and drink capital projects experts, Integrated Food Projects, has announced a new addition to its senior leadership team to support with the continued success of the business and significant growth in 2018.
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19th November 2018

Whitemeadow launches new online careers portal to help recruitment drive

Independent British furniture manufacturer Whitemeadow is on a recruitment drive… and has launched a new online careers portal to help fill the current roles it has on offer.
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19th November 2018

You’re hired: apprentice Harry lands full-time job with PCPM

An apprentice with award-winning commercial refrigeration and heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) specialist PCPM has landed a full-time job with the firm after successfully completing his apprenticeship.
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19th November 2018

Purpose Media strengthens account management team

Derbyshire Marketing agency Purpose Media has welcomed a rising star to its client account management team.
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19th November 2018

Tecserv UK appointed by Siemens

Fire, security alarm and CCTV specialists, Tecserv UK has announced that it has been appointed as an approved partner and is now an official distributor of fire alarm systems manufactured by Siemens.
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16th November 2018

Rilmac support George's garden

George Tempest is 17 years old, has cerebral palsy, epilepsy, autism and severe learning difficulties, and spent seven weeks in the Navenby Ward at Lincoln County Hospital.
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16th November 2018

Ward takes on a further 10,000sq ft for textiles recycling in Ilkeston

Midlands-based metal recycling and waste management specialist has signed a five year lease on its fourth site in Ilkeston. The 10,000 sq ft warehouse will be home to latest initiative from the fourth-generation family business - WARDRobe, a new textile r
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16th November 2018

How BSD met grade II* listed challenges to create £1.8M boutique hotel

A SUITE overlooking cathedral gardens, original fireplaces and character windows are just some of the features included in a new £1.8m boutique hotel in a historic location in Leicester.
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16th November 2018

Nottinghamshire packaging firm packs a punch with new machinery

Surepak Limited, a Nottinghamshire manufacturer of flexible packaging for foodstuffs, has invested in a new printing press and lamination unit after securing a £1.31 million loan from HSBC UK.
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16th November 2018

Don’t be boring, be bold!

Not all business shows are stuffy and boring full of middle-aged men in grey suits. There’s now a new generation of shows with vibrant presentations, great keynote speakers and opportunities to network and do business in ways that didn’t happen just a few
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16th November 2018

Derby lettings agents, Blue i Properties has moved offices to Ashbourne Road.

After more than 12 years at the old butcher’s shop on Stanley Street, Blue i has relocated to a brand new home on Derby’s popular Ashbourne Road.
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16th November 2018

Wilson Vale appears on Top 20 listing for the sixth consecutive year

Wilson Vale is one of only two companies to appear on the Foodservice Growth Report for six consecutive years since the listing was introduced in 2013.
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16th November 2018

£1m to create more construction jobs in Nottingham

Government funding of £1million has been given to Nottingham to get more people into construction training and jobs.
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16th November 2018

Planning granted for Leicestershire riverside scheme

Plans to transform a former warehouse located within the heart of the Leicestershire countryside into an exclusive residential development have been approved.
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16th November 2018

Nottingham agency inspires the next generation of digital marketers

To help close the skills gap in the industry, leading Nottingham digital agency Hallam Internet partnered with the British Interactive Media Association (BIMA) and delivered the BIMA Digital Day 2018 at Nottingham Girls’ High School on Tuesday.
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15th November 2018

Big mission underway to raise Lincoln's game

Businesswoman Sarah Loftus is on a mission to make Lincoln even more vibrant and successful – and she’s going to get the ball rolling by having some “BIG conversations” with city businesses.
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15th November 2018

Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service launch '12 Donations of Christmas' appeal

Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service would like to share a warm and fuzzy story with you.
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15th November 2018

Family business brings its name to Lincoln

An expanding family footwear specialist is investing in another “bricks and mortar” move, after deciding that Lincoln is a great fit for its business.
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15th November 2018

Former HSE Inspector joins Merritts

Heavy machinery moving specialists Joseph Merritt Group Plc has announced the appointment of Lincoln Marks as Health & Safety Manager.
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15th November 2018

Leicestershire law firm celebrates 125 years of serving the community

One of Leicestershire’s largest independent law firms is celebrating its 125th anniversary this year.
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15th November 2018

LBV goes Christmas crackers with Leicestershire's creative community

Festive Christmas business networking event to be held at LCB Depot in Leicester’s Cultural Quarter on 14 December 2018
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15th November 2018

Marketing Derby launch its search for 2019’s Rising Star

Marketing Derby is delighted to announce it is starting its search for the Rising Star of 2019.
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15th November 2018

Students tackle conflict in flight

Students from West Nottinghamshire College have been learning about how to handle the more challenging aspects of working in the travel industry.
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15th November 2018

I'll drink to that! National recognition for Leicester food & drink writer

Thirst Media's Laura Hadland has been selected as one of three finalists for Best Beer Writer: Corporate Communications in the British Guild of Beer Writers Awards 2018.
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15th November 2018

New Prep School Head at Loughborough Amherst School

A new Head of the Preparatory School at Loughborough Amherst School has been announced, intent on leading a number of changes as part of a major refurbishment and a move towards full co-educational status.
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15th November 2018

The team at Tonic just keep on giving

The team at Tonic put a lot of effort in each year to sponsor great causes and give back to the community. 
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15th November 2018

LCB Design Season 1 Hailed a Success

This autumn saw the city celebrate its first Design Season, as Leicester city centre’s creative hub, LCB Depot, hosted DS1 across an 8 week period.
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15th November 2018

PKF Cooper Parry’s new Board line-up

PKF Cooper Parry is all about embracing change. In a fast-moving business landscape, it lives to lead and loves to disrupt.
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14th November 2018

Two Nottingham entrepreneurs feature in list of UK’s most inspiring leaders

The founding duo of Nottingham business Think for the Future have been named amongst the UK’s 100 most inspirational and innovative individuals and progressive leaders from across the private, not for profit and public sectors.
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14th November 2018

National construction company supports Leicestershire charity

Management trainees from national construction company, Willmott Dixon, have created an accessible summer house for children and adults with learning disabilities in Leicestershire as part of its annual trainee challenge.
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14th November 2018

Lincs adult learning facility to have bright future thanks to £35k grant

Thistles Market Garden Ltd, a day service for adults with learning disabilities, will save over £3,000 on its energy bills annually thanks to the support of specialist renewable energy consultants Greenio.
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14th November 2018

Russell Scanlan’s Annual Charity Quiz is a Sweet Success

Leading Nottingham insurance broker, Russell Scanlan, raised a whopping £1,790 at its Annual Charity Quiz Night in aid of Forget-Me-Notts, Operation Orphan’s UK based project to help vulnerable children across the East Midlands.
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14th November 2018

Entrepreneur Awards Win for County Businessman

The Great British Entrepreneur Awards have named a Leicestershire businessman as Innovation Entrepreneur of the Year.
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14th November 2018

Bingham development pays homage to World War One centenary with [painted poppy bricks and street names

Leading developers Barratt Homes North Midlands and David Wilson Homes East Midlands are paying homage to the fallen of Bingham in a ceremony that honoured the recent World War One Centenary.
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14th November 2018

Business Centre Manager appointed for new Ednaston Park managed workspace scheme

Lucy Delaney has been appointed business centre manager of the new Ednaston Park managed workspace scheme, located off the A52 between Derby and Ashbourne.
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13th November 2018

Women owned businesses contribute a staggering £105bn to UK economy

Women owned businesses contribute a staggering £105bn to UK economy, but female entrepreneurialism in manufacturing and other high growth sectors remains more elusive
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13th November 2018

Leicester gears up for World Diabetes Day

Cyclists from a professional team will be visiting a Leicester estate to promote the benefits of physical activity ahead of World Diabetes Day.
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13th November 2018

Solicitor at Leicestershire law firm acquires prestigious professional membership

Leicestershire law firm Bray & Bray is celebrating the news that their Head of Wills, Trusts and Probate has satisfied the requirements for full membership of a leading worldwide professional body.
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13th November 2018

Business leaders come together to discuss the gender gap in the construction sector

Female leaders in property and construction from across Leicestershire and the wider Midlands region came together last week (7 Nov) for Inspiring Leicester – a Women in Construction roundtable event hosted by De Montfort University at the Leicester Busin
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13th November 2018

Coventry University to Host Digital Partnerships Conference

An event aimed at helping businesses harness the benefits of digital technology is being held at Coventry University next month.  
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13th November 2018

Rilmac's support of pancreatic cancer turns landmark purple

Every year Pancreatic Cancer Awareness encourages local communities to light up a local landmark purple to raise awareness and gain support in the fight against this disease.
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13th November 2018

Former engineer sparks regional business growth to make ActionCOACH top 50

An electrical engineer from Leicestershire who traded the toolbox for sparking growth in regional firms has been recognised as one of the top 50 ActionCOACHes in the world.
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13th November 2018

Riders star becomes Sports Ambassador for local cancer research charity

Leicester cancer research charity Hope Against Cancer is proud to announce Leicester Riders player Harrison Gamble as its new Sports Ambassador.
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13th November 2018

New appointment to shine spotlight on order processing

The quality and efficiency of Pellacraft’s order processing is about to come under the spotlight following the appointment of Luna Marcius, who joins the business gifts and promotional merchandise company as an order processor.
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13th November 2018

Solicitor to represent children in cases following accreditation

Specialist family law associate and solicitor Gareth Protheroe has become a member of the Law Society’s Children Law Accreditation scheme – a recognised quality standard for practitioners representing children in legal proceedings.
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13th November 2018

Hundreds of students inspired by local businesses

Nearly 300 students from Leicester and Leicestershire schools and colleges networked with 150 employers at an exciting speed networking careers event, which took place at Leicester Racecourse on Friday (9 November).
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13th November 2018

New Director of Art Out Loud for Chatsworth

Chatsworth House Trust is pleased to announce that Beki Bateson has been appointed as the new Director of Art Out Loud, Chatsworth’s festival of arts based talks and workshops which take place each year in September at Chatsworth.
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13th November 2018

Inchcape UK is proud to sponsor Love Business for seventh year

Inchcape UK’s Toyota and Lexus East Midlands retail centres are delighted to support Love Business, a business to business networking initiative in the East Midlands. Inchcape UK will sponsor Love Business’s exhibition for the seventh year.
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12th November 2018

BJD plot new future for the Nightingale Quarter

BJD Investors and Developers have submitted plans for a revised Nightingale Quarter on the site of the former Derbyshire Royal Infirmary.
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12th November 2018

Annual Notts fundraising event sizzles with record turnout

More than 700 of Nottingham’s property and construction professionals came together last night (8 November) to raise money for PASIC, a childhood cancer support charity.
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12th November 2018

PKF Cooper Parry appointed at national pension advisers

The appointment sees the Midlands-based business appointed on to the audit panel of the Pension Protection Fund (PPF).
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12th November 2018

Be ‘whiter than white’ says Entrepreneur who sold business for millions

Steve Rawlinson, Chairman of Oakhouse Foods was the guest speaker at an entrepreneurs forum event organised jointly by Chartered Accountants Saffery Champness and Barclays Bank.
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12th November 2018

New workspace specialist joins East Midlands fit-out firm

Leading East Midlands fit-out firm Butler & Willow has announced the appointment of Luiza da Silva as its new workspace specialist.
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12th November 2018

BG Engineering reaches for the skies with AS9100 accreditation

A leading subcontractor of precision machined components, BG Engineering, based at Williamthorpe Industrial Estate, Holmewood in Chesterfield, has secured AS9100 accreditation, the international management system standard for the Aircraft, Space and Defen
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12th November 2018

Road surfacing firm on track to lay 70,000 tonnes of asphalt on Lincolnshire’s roads in 2018

Minster Surfacing, which works alongside Lincolnshire County Council and Kier to resurface and repair roads across Lincolnshire, is thanking road users for their patience as it nears the end of a very busy year of work.
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12th November 2018

Community centre 'topped out' at the Brackens

A topping out ceremony for the new community centre on Radstone Fields in Brackley was recently held to mark the final phase of its build before launching.
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12th November 2018

World-leading UK drum case manufacturer celebrates most successful year to date

Chesterfield-based Hardcase International Limited has celebrated its most successful year to date just over a year on from a Management Buyout by former Sales Manager - now Managing Director - Dave Eyre.
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12th November 2018

Focus Consultants completes eight-year PM role at key museum

An eight-year redevelopment at St Fagans National Museum of History, project managed by Focus Consultants, has successfully completed and been topped with a highly commended accolade at the RICS 2018 Grand Final Awards.
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12th November 2018

Escape Time - Award winning escape room to form charity partnership with The Buddy Bag Foundation

Escape Time to buddy up with The Buddy Bag Foundation to bring a few smiles back this Christmas!
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12th November 2018

Central England Co-op announces the appointment of its first ever female chief executive

Central England Co-operative appoints Debbie Robinson as new Chief Executive
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12th November 2018

Cranfield's AIRC Centre stays on top with win at LABC Grand Finals

CPMG Architects’ multi-award-winning project - the Aerospace Integration Research Centre (AIRC) at Cranfield University - has scooped another award at the LABC Grand Finals.
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12th November 2018

Olympic legend Lord Sebastian Coe opens Loughborough’s pioneering Elite Athlete Centre and Hotel

Double Olympic champion Lord Sebastian Coe officially opened the new Elite Athlete Centre and Hotel at Loughborough University on Friday 9th November.
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12th November 2018

Ibstock Brick celebrates best of brick at Brick Awards

Ibstock Brick is celebrating the success of architects and brick contractors at this year’s Brick Awards.
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12th November 2018

Meeting Tomorrow’s Engineers

As part of their anniversary celebrations, the Institution of Civil Engineers (celebrating their bicentenary) partnered with Arup (celebrating 50 years in the Midlands) and Engineering UK to deliver a Big Bang @ B7, which took place at the National Colleg
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12th November 2018

Business bosses get clued up on recruitment and retention

How do you attract the best staff to your company and then how do you keep hold of them? They’re the questions recruitment experts will be answering at a series of workshop for Leicester business bosses.
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12th November 2018

Festive Forest brings family fun to intu Derby this Christmas

Festive family fun is coming to town this Christmas, as intu Derby welcomes the return of its popular Festive Forest play area.
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9th November 2018

Prosecco & Italian Patisserie for boutique business connecting - come as our free guest.

Wednesday, 14th November, 6-8pm Pera Business Park Nottingham Road, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire. LE13 0PB
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9th November 2018

Formpipe celebrating World Digital Preservation Day with support of Digital Preservation Coalition

Formpipe, specialist provider of enterprise content management software, is delighted to be participating in the upcoming World Digital Preservation Day, as part of its continued commitment to help preserve business assets.
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9th November 2018

Box Property secures Birmingham site for Clean Cut Kitchen

National retail and leisure commercial property agent, Box Property, has secured Nottingham based Clean Cut Kitchen’s third premises at the heart of Birmingham’s Colmore Business District, Snow Hill.  
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9th November 2018

Nottingham call answering firm on the up

A LEADING national call centre service is on the up after increasing its revenue growth and topping the UK’s Trustpilot business review list. 
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9th November 2018

Find out how to run your business 'The Toyota Way' at the iHub with the Managing Director of Toyota UK

Anyone looking to improve their business is invited to attend a special event at the iHub on Infinity Park with Marvin Cooke, managing director of Toyota UK.
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9th November 2018

Nottingham architects expand presence with new office move and rebrand

Nottingham-based Acres Architects, a multi award-winning RIBA Chartered Practice specialising in the residential sector, has recently relocated to a larger office, unveiled a new brand, and launched a new website all in the space of a week.
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9th November 2018

New club aims to raise profile of Leicestershire corporate finance community

A new Club, which aims to develop, promote and nurture a successful corporate finance community in Leicestershire, will hold its inaugural meeting on 13 November 2018.
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9th November 2018

Win Afternoon Tea with Mark Gatiss

SHERLOCK HOLMES script writer and lead in Nottingham Playhouse’s production The Madness of George III, Mark Gatiss - alongside co-star Adrian Scarborough (best known for his role as ‘Pete’ in Gavin and Stacey) - are offering to take a fan out for afternoo
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9th November 2018

Space for Growth event highlights stellar development opportunities

Sir John Peace, Chair of the Midlands Engine, revealed how investment opportunities will support our local and regional economy to thrive at the Leicester: Space for Growth event earlier this week.
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9th November 2018

Active accountants claim second in mixed Marathon challenge

Four staff from chartered accountants Newby Castleman are celebrating after coming second in the Cummins Mixed Relay Challenge at the Leicester Marathon.
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9th November 2018

Polypipe helps Siemens in car park construction

Polypipe’s geocellular water management systems have been installed across a new 500-space car park that will service an expanding science park complex in Manchester.
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9th November 2018

West Bridgford Junior School scores a new sports pitch thanks to local businesses

West Bridgford Junior School's dream of an all-sports grass pitch for its students has been made a reality thanks to four local businesses and a parent-backed crowdfunding campaign.
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9th November 2018

West Bridgford based care at home company, PerCurra, is celebrating success once again following last night’s Great East Midlands Care Awards.

Field Care Supervisor, Sarah Wilde, was presented with the Home Care Frontline Leader Award at the Gala Dinner held at the East Midlands Conference Centre on 8th November. As a category winner, Sarah will now go forward to the national finals in Birmingha
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8th November 2018

GraceMachin reveals new Nottingham office

Planning consultant GraceMachin has announced the opening of a new office at 2 Hollowstone in Nottingham city centre.
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8th November 2018

Godwin to develop prominent commercial site in Rushden

Godwin Developments, the Birmingham-based residential and commercial developer, has exchanged contracts to buy a prominent commercial site in Northamptonshire.
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8th November 2018

Bubble tea shop pops open under new ownership

Popular bubble tea shop, Chatime, has reopened its doors on Long Row in Nottingham after being bought by one of its regular customers.
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8th November 2018

Geo-environmental and air quality graduates join Delta-Simons

We are pleased to welcome the latest graduates to the company, Siobhan Goodman joins the Air Quality team, whilst Alex Hunter joins the Midlands geo-environmental team.
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8th November 2018

Air IT launch new website and rebrand following MBC integration

IT and Communications provider Air IT has announced the launch of a new company website and refreshed branding following the full integration of its communications division, Managed Business Communications (MBC).
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8th November 2018

Diwali celebration at Howes Percival

Businesspeople from a variety of backgrounds in and around Leicester had an opportunity to celebrate Diwali recently at Howes Percival's Leicester office. 
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8th November 2018

History in the making – transformation works start at Nottingham Castle

Works have officially begun to transform Nottingham Castle into a world-class heritage destination, as Midlands contractor G F Tomlinson breaks ground on the £30m Castle Transformation Project.
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8th November 2018

National honour for Matt Hampson's rehab centre

It was the brainchild of disabled rugby player Matt Hampson – to deliver a rehabilitation centre in Leicestershire for injured athletes and their families where they can spend time and receive physical therapy.
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8th November 2018

John Pye makes award history with fourth year win

The UK’s largest independent auction house, John Pye, has been crowned Asset Valuer / Auctioneer of the Year for the fourth consecutive year at the UK Turnaround, Restructuring and Insolvency (TRI) Awards.
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8th November 2018

Local business jumps at the chance to help this Christmas

Local trampoline park, i-Jump, has announced its partnership with national charity, Family Action, this Christmas.
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8th November 2018

Ex Servicemen ‘Buckle Up’ to transport 5000 young people to Games of Remembrance

A leading coach travel company from Nottingham, which is passionate about keeping the Remembrance Day message alive, is sending its very own ex servicemen to transport over 5000 young people to this year’s ‘Games of Remembrance’.
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8th November 2018

Chesterfield care provider nominated for National Apprenticeship Award

Chesterfield-based care provider, Heathcotes Group, has been nominated as a finalist in the Learning Unlimited National Apprenticeship Awards 2018.
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7th November 2018

Double Celebration at Nottingham Lettings Specialist

Third Awards Finals of 2018 and Industry Exam Success at Kingswood Residential Investment Management.
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7th November 2018

Derby beauty innovator highlights importance of skin health

Neo Elegance to open training centre at brand-new Alfreton premises
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7th November 2018

HORIBA MIRA appoints new Chief Commercial Officer

HORIBA MIRA – a world-leader in advanced automotive engineering, research, development and testing – has appointed Miller Crockart as its new Chief Commercial Officer.
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7th November 2018

Friar Gate Studios hosts Connect Derby Open Evening

Anyone who runs a business and is thinking about expanding or moving to new office space is invited to a special event to find out more about the Connect Derby scheme, which supports new, developing and established businesses at its seven managed workspac
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7th November 2018

The Cornerhouse to 'give back' to Nottingham this winter

Nottingham’s leading leisure and entertainment complex, The Cornerhouse, is teaming up with Old Basford Primary School’s very own food bank to encourage us all to give generously this winter.
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7th November 2018

Reynolds drives growth with significant truck investment

Nottingham-based Reynolds Recruitment has invested significantly in 16 brand-new Renault trucks, as part of a large expansion and upgrading programme.
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6th November 2018

Lincolnshire’s SMEs Join Forces to Increase Innovation

Innovation was the hot topic up for discussion last week as a group of Lincolnshire SMEs gathered to share best practice and solve common problems.
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6th November 2018

Leicestershire estate agent shortlisted for national agent of the year award

Local estate agent Andrew Granger & Co has been shortlisted in two categories at the prestigious Negotiator Awards, including a national award which will pit the company against the best in the country.
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6th November 2018

Business community gearing up to play Santa Paws this Christmas

Leicester hairdressing mogul Barrie Stephen is bringing the public and the business community together in support of Leicester Animal Aid.
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6th November 2018

Pall-Ex team tackles Big Bag Challenge to support local charity

Pall-Ex staff proved they are charity champions after taking on Age UK Leicester, Shire & Rutland’s Big Bag Challenge to donate £600 worth of goods to its winter campaign.
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6th November 2018

Harrier ensures smooth health and safety sailing at the Bristol Viva! City Ethical Life Festival

Midlands-based health & safety specialists Harrier UK Ltd recently took their expertise down to Bristol to ensure the first outdoor Viva! City Ethical Life Festival ran safely and smoothly.
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6th November 2018

Wildlife at the heart of new homes development in Coventry

Barratt Homes North Midlands is preserving wildlife at its new development in Canley thanks to its work with the local authorities.
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6th November 2018

ETI announces first recipients of its David Clarke Fellowship awards

Loughborough, 6th November 2018 - The Energy Technologies Institute (ETI), based at Loughborough University, has announced the first recipients of the David Clarke Fellowship, an awards scholarship launched last year in partnership with the Engineering an
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6th November 2018

Stunning stained-glass window created by Frame Fast to mark the centenary of the end of the First World War

A STUNNING stained glass window depicting a lone soldier walking home from battle has been produced by Derby business, Frame Fast (UK).
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6th November 2018

Winter Wonderhome Extravaganza

Award-winning Trade Windows launches its Winter Wonderhome Extravaganza in November - to celebrate 25 years in business
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6th November 2018

Top East Midlands Recruiter SF Group soars into 20th year

Dragons Den led recruitment specialist celebrates placing eight candidates a day in two decade history
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6th November 2018

Worker Language and Cross-Cultural Business Assessment – MAGNET

Award-winning languages business and the Chamber member - PAB Languages Centre are introducing the Worker Language and Cross-Cultural Business Assessment – MAGNET.
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6th November 2018

Outstanding Midlands Agency Award for Nottingham's Tank

Nottingham digital PR agency Tank has been awarded silver for Outstanding Public Relations Agency 2018 at the Midlands Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) Awards.
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6th November 2018

Retail giant makes business sense for students

Business students at West Nottinghamshire College are getting work ready thanks to a partnership project with one of the UK’s largest retail stores.
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6th November 2018

BWH Solicitors named as one of The East Midlands' Giants

BHW Solicitors has been recognised as one of the East Midlands’ very best commercial law firms in the latest edition of the Legal 500 guide.
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5th November 2018

Roythornes acquires 188 year old Warrens Boyes & Archer

Top 200 law firm Roythornes Solicitors - headquartered in Spalding - has announced the acquisition of Warrens Boyes & Archer, a long-standing Huntingdon legal practice. 
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5th November 2018

Forward Ladies Celebrates the Success of Business Women in the Midlands

Forward Ladies Celebrates the Success of Business Women in the Midlands
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5th November 2018

200 business leaders meet for tenth annual Directors’ Briefing in Lincolnshire

More than 200 business leaders from across the East Midlands met on Friday 2 November for the Duncan & Toplis Directors’ Briefing 2018 at Belton Woods Hotel in Lincolnshire.
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5th November 2018

Legal 500 rankings success for Clarke Willmott

Birmingham law firm Clarke Willmott LLP has been named as a Top Tier firm in the latest Legal 500 guide which ranks the UK’s top lawyers and organisations.
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5th November 2018

Dance students take to the stage to support orphan charity

Nottingham College Dance students are putting their skills to great use on Thursday 8th November as they perform Starz, a dance show they have choreographed themselves to raise money for local charity Operation Orphan.
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5th November 2018

Nottingham College make-up students work on hit Broadway show

Nottingham College make-up students work on hit Broadway show
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5th November 2018

intu Derby welcomes city’s coolest ice-themed bar this Christmas

ntu Derby is set to welcome the coolest new venue in the city, as it announces the arrival of Derby’s only ice-themed bar, Glacier, this Christmas.
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5th November 2018

Santa's workshop open for business - free festive activities for kids at Lincs Food and Gift Fair

THE LINCOLNSHIRE Showground is bringing back its popular Santa’s Workshop to the annual Lincolnshire Food & Gift Fair on 1 and 2 December, offering free festive-themed activities for children, all under one roof.
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5th November 2018

Bespoke Poppy Railings installed at War Memorial in time for Remembrance Day service

On November 11th we stand together to remember those who sacrificed themselves for our freedom, honouring the fallen with a two-minute silence and visiting War Memorials to pay our respects. It is a time to reflect and raise awareness among generations, r
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5th November 2018

Leicester based BS Handling Systems appoints new key account manager

BS Handling Systems has expanded its team with the appointment of Malcolm Holmes as key account manager. Holmes joins BS Handling Systems as the company continues to expand rapidly. His role will see him help deliver and manage projects for clients, as we
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5th November 2018

Leicestershire wholesaler set to expand internationally

A Leicestershire-based wholesale supplier of fashion knitwear has received a £3 million funding line from HSBC UK to support its international expansion plans and open new supply links across the globe.
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5th November 2018

Rilmac Insulation managing director elected to ARCA Governing Council

Rilmac is pleased to announce Michael Woods, Managing Director of Rilmac Insulation Ltd, has been elected to the Governing Council of ARCA, the Asbestos Removal Contractors Association.
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5th November 2018

Established accountancy and finance experts announce new wealth management service

A leading Leicestershire firm of accountants has announced its new wealth management service, which will offer expert personal financial advice to its customers.
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5th November 2018

Successful local developer returns to Worksop area

New home seekers in Nottinghamshire are urged to register their interest in the stylish new Worksop development by Rippon Homes, named The Edge.
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5th November 2018

Barratt Homes unites to show support for the Royal British Legion

Staff members at the Northampton-based developer Barratt Homes have joined forces to raise funds for the Royal British Legion in honour of the World War One Centenary.
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5th November 2018

Luxury developer puts location at the heart of Oak View

A new development in Appleby Magna has become a sought-after haven for those looking to combine luxury living with commuter convenience thanks to quality housebuilder Mulberry Homes.
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5th November 2018

Wilson Vale’s operational strength leads to major retentions

Wilson Vale has retained over £1.7million worth of business with a number of key clients over the last three months.
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5th November 2018

Adare SEC appoints COO to drive operational efficiency

Tom Prestwich has joined Adare SEC, the leading Secure and Essential Communication Solutions firm, as Chief Operating Officer (COO).
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5th November 2018

Chair of Transport Select Committee Drops in for Breakfast Briefing

The Chair of the House of Commons Transport Select Committee attended a busy breakfast business briefing in Nottingham, organised by the East Midlands Chamber.
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2nd November 2018

Focus Consultants delivers sustainability services for major renewable energy firm

Focus Consultants has been appointed to deliver sustainability services for a new East Coast Hub for the global leader in offshore wind, Ørsted, which is currently building the biggest offshore wind farms in the world.
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2nd November 2018

Pupils shine bright in high vis thanks to donation from David Wilson Homes

Pupils at Hayfield Cross Church of England Primary School have received a donation of reflector clips from David Wilson Homes to help them remain safe and seen as part of Walk to School Month.
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2nd November 2018

Planning goes in for significant Unity Square development, Nottingham - set to transform city landscape

The most transformational office development scheme to happen in the East Midlands in more than a decade has been submitted to Nottingham City Council, creating thousands of jobs – and setting a ‘cornerstone’ for the city’s Southern Gateway.
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2nd November 2018

Blachford UK appoints new Operations Director

Stephen Hutt has been appointed as Operations Director of Blachford UK Ltd based in Chesterfield, Derbyshire.
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2nd November 2018

Hart’s Scoops Nottinghamshire’s Hotel of the Year Award

The independent Hart’s Hotel & Restaurant is the proud winner of ‘Hotel of the Year’ at the Nottingham Hospitality STARS 2018 Awards, which took place at the awards ceremony last night.
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2nd November 2018

Employers visit Air Combat Power

Recently local employers visited Air Combat Power at RAF Coningsby in Lincolnshire where they had the opportunity to learn more about the Royal Air Force’s capability and the needs of RAF reservists that they employ.
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2nd November 2018

Business community unites to “ignite Christmas cheer”

Members of Wellingborough’s business community have joined together to reward visitors to the town and “ignite Christmas cheer.”
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2nd November 2018

Vistage Executive Summit Comes to the Midlands

One of the UK’s biggest summits for business leaders is set to come to the Ricoh Arena in Coventry on Friday 16th November. 
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2nd November 2018

Freshtime poised to help former Fogarty employees

Following the sudden closure of 200-year-old Fogarty in Boston, leading food producer Freshtime is ready to help those who have lost their jobs.
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1st November 2018

Laying the foundations for Miller Homes' new apprentices

Three new apprentices have started work with Miller Homes Midlands, building a solid foundation for a career in construction.
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1st November 2018

Duncan & Toplis director named ‘Partner of the Year’

Ian Phillips, the deputy managing director of Duncan & Toplis and director of the company’s Newark office has won the award for Partner of the Year at the IRIS accountancy awards.
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1st November 2018

Medstrom Healthcare expands product management & marketing team with new appointment

The UK’s only independent provider of bed management services to the NHS, Medstrom Healthcare, has announced the addition of a new product manager to its team.
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1st November 2018

Jones Homes continues to support Harworth Colliery FC

Award-winning and five star housebuilder Jones Homes has reinforced its commitment to the local community in Harworth by continuing its shirt sponsorship of the Reserves at Harworth Colliery FC.
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1st November 2018

Metro Bank arrives in the East Midlands with new Northampton store

Grand Opening celebrations to take place on Friday 16 and Saturday 17 November
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1st November 2018

Budget answers housebuilder’s call for more targeted Help to Buy scheme

Changes made to the Help to Buy scheme in yesterday’s Budget have answered housebuilder Bellway’s call for the scheme to be more targeted towards helping first-time buyers.
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1st November 2018

Another Award for OrderWise!

Lincolnshire-based business software provider OrderWise is celebrating with another award win.  
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1st November 2018

No max age for Hinckley & Rugby mortgages

Hinckley & Rugby Building Society has today [November 1] removed any maximum age limit for the term end of its entire range of mortgages, including residential and Buy to Let.
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1st November 2018

Magnet Expert Ltd celebrates 10 years in business

FSB Member, Magnet Expert Ltd is celebrating its 10th anniversary in business after reaching the prestigious milestone this October.
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1st November 2018

Space for Growth breakfast event

Tuesday 6 November - 8.00am - National Space Centre
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1st November 2018

Local agent helps Notts-based menswear brand open further stores in London

Modern menswear brand Universal Works, which started in Nottingham, has expanded its London presence by opening two new stores.
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1st November 2018

Countdown to Leicestershire Tourism Forum

Tourism organisations can pick up practical tips to help their business grow at this city and county event
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1st November 2018

Russell Roof Tiles makes Christmas worth the weight

Whilst many begin to indulge in the lead up to Christmas, Burton-based roof tile manufacturer, Russell Roof Tiles, is continuing its fundraising efforts with a sponsored charity weight loss challenge.
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1st November 2018

Designs unveiled for intu Victoria centre's new-look Clocktower dining area

Nottingham’s intu Victoria Centre has given shoppers a sneak peek of what to expect following the £1m transformation of the destination’s Clocktower dining area.
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1st November 2018

Roythornes excels in Legal 500

Top 200 national law firm Roythornes Solicitors is celebrating after seven of its key practice areas were named in the Legal 500.
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1st November 2018

Notts accountants raise funds for 'fangtastic' charity

NOTTINGHAM-based accountancy firm UHY Hacker Young hosted a ‘spooktacular’ event this month (31 October) raising awareness and more than £150 for FareShare – the UK’s largest charity fighting hunger and food waste.  
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1st November 2018

Bottle and Thyme named as Chesterfield’s top restaurant

Less than two years after opening, Bottle and Thyme has been named as Chesterfield’s Restaurant of the Year, taking the top honour in the town’s 2018 Food and Drink Awards organised by Destination Chesterfield in association with Chesterfield College.
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