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News from September 2019


30th September 2019

RECOVER – it started with a print

With crime rates rising and the number of solved criminal cases at an all-time low, a serendipitous discovery made at Loughborough University is set to revolutionise forensic science.
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30th September 2019

Regional law firm retains ‘Leading Firm’ status in the UK Legal 500

Banner Jones’ Family Law and Personal Injury teams have received a Tier 2 ranking in this year’s Legal 500, the 7th year in a row the firm has received acknowledgement.   
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30th September 2019

PR Boss To Put New Spin on Journalism Degree

A Derby based PR boss has landed a job lecturing students at Nottingham Trent University for a second year running, after helping many young people to secure their first position in public relations. 
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30th September 2019

The planning team at a leading property consultancy is celebrating after winning a prestigious industry award.

Fisher German took home the top prize at the RTPI East Midlands Awards for Planning Excellence 2019 – the Planning Consultancy of the Year award.
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30th September 2019

Packaging Manufacturer Ensures Young People Won’t Be “Board” With Latest Donation

Thousands of young people can continue to get crafty thanks to a big-hearted donation from a packaging manufacturer.
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30th September 2019

Rilmac targets Mesothelioma in paintball shootout

In September, businesses across the asbestos industry come together to support the ARCA Charity Week
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30th September 2019

Learning about Army leadership

46 managers from organisations across the East Midlands spent a whole day learning about Army leadership and how it can be applied to any workplace.
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30th September 2019

Final piece in Becketwell deal

Today the way was cleared for the redevelopment of Derby’s Becketwell with the agreement of the United Reformed Church to move to a new site.
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30th September 2019

Leicestershire chartered surveyors appoints former Barclays relationship director in key role

A former Barclays employee who held senior posts with the bank across four decades has joined Loughborough-based chartered surveyors Mather Jamie.
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30th September 2019

Russell Roof Tiles Steps It Up for Charity

Volunteers from Russell Roof Tiles have put their best foot forward, walking 7,077 miles to raise an impressive £1,600 for the charity, Footprints Orphanage.
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30th September 2019

New Lubbesthorpe scoops Overall Winner at RTPI East Midlands Planning Awards

New Lubbesthorpe, Leicester’s pioneering urban community, has secured a double award win for Blaby District Council at the RTPI East Midlands Awards for Planning Excellence 2019.
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30th September 2019

SF Helping the Unemployed

SF Recruitment are committed to reducing waste! It’s important to remember that it’s not just paper & plastic that can be recycled.
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30th September 2019

Works complete on new £1.2million community and sports centre in Leicestershire

The town of Wigston and the surrounding Leicestershire area can now enjoy a new state-of-the-art space for events and activities, with the completion of a £1.2million community and sports centre – led by Midlands contractor G F Tomlinson.
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30th September 2019

Workplace Diversity Solutions scoops prestigious regional business award

A specialist East Midlands diversity and inclusion consultancy has won a prestigious regional business award.
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30th September 2019

RISK celebrates awards double

Leading health & safety training provider RISK Safety and Management Services is celebrating its second award win of September.
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30th September 2019

Boulder Storage launches at former Co-op site

Boulder Developments is launching a new self-storage business at its five-acre business park in Lincoln.
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30th September 2019

Quiet Storm celebrates awards nominations treble

Business solutions provider Quiet Storm is celebrating after learning it’s been nominated for a hat-trick of business awards, for its commitment to the community and its work for its client, Risk Health & Safety.
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28th September 2019

John Pye duo aims high for charity with Kilimanjaro climb

John Pye’s business development director Sheldon Miller and his brother, business development executive Lucas Miller, are taking on the summit of the world’s largest free-standing mountain this week.
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27th September 2019

Tickets sell out as Nottingham Hot Property is officially launched

Nottingham Hot Property (NHP) officially launched last night (Thursday 26 Sept), with an event to thank its generous sponsors and introduce its charity of the year, Switch Up.
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27th September 2019

Shakespeare Martineau backs East Midlands athletes of the future

Law firm, Shakespeare Martineau has pledged to support 10 of Britain’s best young sporting talent through a partnership with SportsAid, including two from the East Midlands.  
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27th September 2019

Lincoln insurance group go to great heights to raise record-breaking charitable funds

Leading tenant referencing and insurance specialist HomeLet, is on track to raise £18,000 for St Barnabas Hospice, after two of its team propelled themselves more than 15,000 feet from a plane.
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27th September 2019

Newby Castleman cooks up a storm for Macmillan Coffee Morning

The team at a leading Leicester based chartered accountants has pushed the baking boat out for Macmillan World’s Biggest Coffee Morning 2019.
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27th September 2019

PLM Global hold the HHT and EPoS world in their hands with 3 confident new appointments

September has seen the exciting appointment of three new key positions at PLM Global, the UK-based mobile print and EPoS provider.
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27th September 2019

Rilmac Scaffolding promote three new directors

James Newton, Roger Woodlock and Tom Walker have all been promoted to Associate Directors at Rilmac Scaffolding’s headquarters in Lincoln.
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27th September 2019

Four rising stars earn legal qualifications at Roythorns

LEADING law firm Roythornes Solicitors has announced the qualification of four talented legal professionals to solicitor having completed their training contracts with the firm.
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27th September 2019

Nottinghamshire duo support thousands of women to grow their own business

Two West Bridgford women are pledging to help 6,000 female founders start and grow their own business by 2025.
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27th September 2019

New Appointment at Growing Nottingham Letting Agency

Continued growth for Kingswood Residential Investment Management sees Charlotte Marshall join the team.
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27th September 2019

No-deal preparations coming at a cost for small firms

Small businesses are in urgent need of more government support to overcome a worrying lack of preparedness for a no-deal Brexit on 31 October, according to new research from the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB).
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27th September 2019

One week to go! - HM The Queen to be represented at the KuKu Connect Annual Birthday Reception

Stoke Rochford Hall - Thursday, 3rd October 2019
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27th September 2019

Quiet Storm mapping the future for Buckingham Group Contracting Ltd

Buckingham Group Contracting Ltd is a leading construction company, based near Silverstone, which operates across England and Wales.
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27th September 2019

Spatial Globals' Incoterms® 2020 Explained FREE Workshop

Book your place on the Incoterms® 2020 Explained FREE Workshop
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26th September 2019

Wytech named Midlands’ top IT services provider

Award-winning IT support and telecoms specialist Wytech has added another accolade to its growing trophy cabinet.
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26th September 2019

Woodhead doubles up as affordable housing projects start on site

WORK is underway on a pair of projects that will help meet the growing demand for social housing in Leicestershire.
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26th September 2019

Experienced sustainability & wellbeing director joins BE Design

Charlotte Booth, a chartered environmentalist with more than a decade of consultancy experience, has been appointed as associate director of sustainability and wellbeing at multi-disciplinary architecture and engineering practice, BE Design.
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26th September 2019

FOCUS charity makes a new HR Board appointment

The Focus Charity Board is delighted to welcome new board of trustees Aleena Ahmad, Managing Director of Affinity HRM, to the board of trustees and a Director of the charity.
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26th September 2019

World-renowned entrepreneur set to share growth tips with East Midlands businesses

One of the world’s most respected entrepreneurs, authors and business coaches is set to share the secrets of his success with East Midlands businesses when he visits the region next month.
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26th September 2019

Inspirational Owen uses his experiences to help others with disabilities

A student who has been battling with disabilities and illness his entire life is proving you can do anything you set your mind to.
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26th September 2019

Ibstock plc has joined forces with Shelter in a new charity partnership.

The UK’s leading manufacturer of clay and concrete building products has a rich history of engaging with communities and over the years has raised funds for many different causes.
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26th September 2019

Kinchbus contactless payments boom

More than 50,000 contactless payments have been made on Kinchbus since the world’s first tap-on tap-off contactless payment was introduced across its services at the end of July.
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26th September 2019

Minster celebrates 20th anniversary with the launch of Minster Group Ltd

Civil engineering firm, Minster Surfacing has marked its 20th anniversary with an ambitious new step for the company.
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26th September 2019

Notts electrical firm buys new 3500 sq ft base

One of Nottingham’s largest electrical wholesalers and suppliers has bought its own premises following an off-market deal by Innes England.
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26th September 2019

Coffee ousts builders' tea as the favourite drink for builders ahead of MacMillan

In preparation for the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning this week, staff at leading Leicestershire homebuilder, David Wilson Homes East Midlands are revealing their hot drink preferences and giving advice on how to make the best cuppa.
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26th September 2019

Best Niche Rural estate Agency - Midlands

Wells McFarlane add fourth prestigious industry award to their 2019 collection.
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26th September 2019

New non-executives join Midland Heart's board

One of the Midlands’ leading housing associations has recruited two new non-executive directors to its board as it drives forward its new plan for the future, Making What Matters Brilliant.
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26th September 2019

Leicester tissue manufacturer set to expand with HSBC UK support

Leicester Tissue Company (LTC), a toilet and kitchen roll manufacturer, is set to increase its manufacturing capabilities by up to 100 per cent after securing a £6 million funding package from HSBC UK.
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26th September 2019

Hartshorne Cricket Club hosts biggest and best awards night for its juniors

South Derbyshire based business owner, Liz Milsom, is proud to have been guest of honour at Hartshorne Cricket Club’s biggest annual junior awards evening on Friday 13th September, as she presented medals and prizes to members of the Junior teams.
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26th September 2019

A1 Flues welcomes Swain back to East Midlands sales role

A1 Flue Systems has made a key addition to its UK-wide field sales team with the appointment of Clare Swain.
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26th September 2019

IT boss completes one-day 198-mile challenge for charity

The head of one of the region’s leading specialists in the provision of IT support services has completed a gruelling charity fundraiser which saw him cycle from Ilkeston to Skegness and back on the same day.
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26th September 2019

New Mansfield offices are now open for Fidler & Pepper Lawyers

Fidler & Pepper Lawyers has now opened its new offices in Mansfield town centre.
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26th September 2019

Mansfield Innovation Centre scoops prestigious business award

A Nottinghamshire business centre which provides flexible workspace and support to help innovative, early stage businesses to grow has won a prestigious business award.
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25th September 2019

Double promotion announced at Notts Law Firm

LEADING Nottingham-based law firm Nelsons has promoted two employees from its debt recovery and investment management teams to partner and associate respectively.
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25th September 2019

Local Business Supports Tomorrow’s Sporting Champions

Local telephony specialists Invictus Communications has pledged support for up and coming sporting champions by sponsoring Derbyshire Institute of Sport.
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25th September 2019

Hinckley & Rugby new mortgage to help homeless

Homebuyers choosing Hinckley & Rugby’s new Charity Assist Mortgage will be helping homeless people move into a home and full-time work.
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25th September 2019

New Derby loyalty scheme for Independents

Unique Derby loyalty scheme for independents
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25th September 2019

First of a kind vegan snack kit launches in iconic UK store

An innovative vegan snack kit has gone from start-up to High Street in just 12 months as it is chosen to feature in iconic British store Selfridges.
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25th September 2019

New offices for growing Nottingham marketing and PR consultancy

Nottingham based marketing and PR consultancy, V Formation, has moved into the BioCity Discovery building following a record year of growth.
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25th September 2019

Louth Lions get ducky with Lovell sponsorship

Leading developer Lovell is supporting the local community in Louth by sponsoring the Louth and District Lions Club in its recent annual Duck Race at Hubbard’s Hills which raised over £2000.
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25th September 2019

Pupils to help name Apartment Buildings at Nightingale Quarter site

Pupils at a Derby school have been invited to help name apartment buildings which will soon start to be built at the historic Nightingale Quarter site.
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25th September 2019

Pall-Ex teams up with Vista for eye health drive

Pall-Ex has teamed up with local sight loss charity Vista as part of a new health drive at its Leicestershire hub.
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25th September 2019

Banner Jones’ Executive Director appointed as President of The Notaries Society of England and Wales

Executive Director at Banner Jones Solicitors, Stephen Gordon, has recently been appointed as President of The Notaries Society, the representative society for the 775 Notaries practising in England and Wales.
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25th September 2019

Education Secretary visits Derby College Group

Education Secretary Gavin Williamson has visited Derby College Group (DCG) to learn more about work underway to better prepare young people for the world of work and support local companies’ skills requirements.
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24th September 2019

Derby Firm Saving British Businesses Millions of Pounds

How a Derby-based firm is saving British businesses millions of pounds
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24th September 2019

John Pye shortlisted for multiple national awards

The UK’s largest auction house, John Pye, is hoping to retain its title of Asset Valuer/Auctioneer of the Year for the fifth consecutive year after being shortlisted in a total of four categories at the UK Turnaround, Restructuring and Insolvency (TRI) Aw
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24th September 2019

Beer and Bratwurst set to tempt revellers at Derby’s inaugural Proptobier

Finishing touches are being put together ahead of a new Oktoberfest-style event in Derby which launches next month.
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24th September 2019

Bellway site manager is top builder in the East

A site manager in Nottingham has been named the best builder in the East of England for the second year in a row.
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24th September 2019

Young Nottingham hair stylist chosen for top UK creative team

A young hair stylist from Nottingham is celebrating after earning a place on one of the industry's most coveted creative teams.
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24th September 2019

Grantham law firm expands with trio of new hires

Grantham-based JMP Solicitors has bolstered its team with a trio of new hires – Jacqui Harley as conveyancing executive, Emma Darley as trainee legal executive and Zoe Sadler as marketing manager.
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24th September 2019

LLEP hosts event to help nurture the skills of tomorrow

On Thursday 26th September, senior school leaders, teachers and careers staff will attend a free Continuing Professional Development (CPD) event called Skills for Tomorrow, hosted by the Leicester and Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership (LLEP).
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24th September 2019

East Midlands businesses take a swing for charity at CAPS golf day

Members of the East Midlands business community teed off for charity on Friday 13th September at a CAPS charity golf day organised by Fraser Brown Solicitors and Gleeds Global.
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24th September 2019

Law firm shortlisted for two respected industry awards

LEADING East Midlands-based law firm Nelsons has been named as a finalist in two categories at the prestigious Turnaround, Restructuring and Insolvency (TRI) Awards 2019 – the leading awards for the TRI industry.
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24th September 2019

Sponsorship Secured For Growing Club

Construction plant and vehicle specialists Leedale, which is based in Alfreton, have pledged support for young footballers at Hatton United Junior FC.
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24th September 2019

TV Dragon To Help Decide Vet's Fate In Regional Business Awards

A mobile vet says being shortlisted for a prestigious business award is testament to the hard work he and his team are doing.
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24th September 2019

Microlise cycling team gears up for Malawi

Ten intrepid Microlise cyclists are busy training and raising sponsorship for an epic Cycle Malawi challenge in support of Transaid.
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24th September 2019

J Tomlinson business development manager appointed to WISH Yorkshire and Humberside board

J Tomlinson business development manager Lindsey Hobson has been appointed to the board of WISH Yorkshire and Humberside – the network for women working in social housing.
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24th September 2019

Focus Consultants celebrates £1.45m National Lottery grant for restoration project

A scheme project managed by Focus Consultants which will breathe new life into a Grade II* listed church has been awarded confirmed funding from The National Lottery Heritage Fund for £1.45 million towards its restoration.
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23rd September 2019

Valentine Court - Welcomes its first students

Local companies involved in a multi-million pound student housing development today celebrated its completion.
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23rd September 2019

East Midlands best performing in the UK for manufacturing over the last twelve months

Make UK/BDO annual survey – East Midlands tops the manufacturing league table
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22nd September 2019

New woodland wedding service at Morley Hayes is a breath of fresh air

A wedding service launched last year by popular Derbyshire hotel and wedding venue Morley Hayes has proved a massive success, helping couples from across the UK turn their dreams of a romantic woodland wedding into a reality.
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21st September 2019

Local accountancy firm expands its team

Nottingham-based accountancy firm Page Kirk has recently welcomed four new members of staff from local universities.
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21st September 2019

Leicester's Independents are in, are you?

BID Leicester has launched an exciting new ‘Independent Leicester’ initiative using the slogan “We’re in” as a rallying cry for indie companies.
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20th September 2019

Chartered status for top trainee at Leicester accountants

An ambitious accountant with local accountancy firm Newby Castleman is celebrating after passing his final exam and earning chartered status after several years of study and on-the-job training. 
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20th September 2019

A trio of award nominations for Systematic

Lincolnshire business Systematic has lots to look forward to this autumn and beyond.
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20th September 2019

Derbyshire construction firm recognised for achieving 'outstanding growth'

Derbyshire firm Wildgoose Construction is celebrating after winning a prestigious award.
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20th September 2019

Enterprise Loans celebrates 30th Anniversary with Black Tie Event

Responsible finance provider Enterprise Loans celebrated its 30th anniversary in style this week (17 September) with a black tie event that brought together more than 200 key stakeholders, partners and funders to highlight the impact Enterprise Loans has
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20th September 2019

Northampton-based Company Wins National Business Award

Northampton-based social media company Stuart Murray Media has been announced as a winner of the Supplier Award at the 2019 UK Direct Selling Awards.
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20th September 2019

Billy Bootleggers americanival is rock & rolling in to Nottingham

Plans have been unveiled to launch a new live music bar in Nottingham that will include a menu boasting over 50 bourbons and so much more.
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20th September 2019

East Midlands law firm scoops top regional title

LEADING law firm Nelsons has scooped the top East Midlands regional title at the prestigious industry LFS Conveyancing Awards 2019.
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20th September 2019

Derby commercial property market stays stable

Derby’s  property market remained resilient throughout the first half of 2019 despite continued political uncertainty, according to a mid-year commercial property review by Innes England.
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20th September 2019

Brave employees at David Wilson Homes reach new heights for Cystic Fibrosis Trust

Brave employees from David Wilson Homes South Midlands recently abseiled down the National Lift Tower in Northampton, to raise vital funds for its Charity of the Year, the Cystic Fibrosis Trust.
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20th September 2019

Quiet Storm set for Business Awards gala celebration

Business solutions provider Quiet Storm is celebrating after learning it’s been nominated for a hat-trick of business awards, for its commitment to the community and its work for its client, Risk Health & Safety.
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20th September 2019

Invitation to celebrate business in the East Midlands

Stoke Rochford Hall is fully accessible as a venue and for accommodation and has free parking on-site for all guests, both residents and guests attending the Annual Birthday Reception and official launch of KuKu Connect Lincolnshire.
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19th September 2019

RDS Global strengthens connectivity with students and counterparts in Germany

Anglo-German relations may be faltering during Brexit, but one Derby company is cementing strong links between both countries as it looks to enhance understanding of how both training and customer service is delivered, particularly within apprenticeships.
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19th September 2019

Homebuilder supports local pre-school with £1000 donation

Making another contribution as part of its Community Fund scheme, David Wilson Homes has donated £1,000 to a local pre-school in Northampton to provide much needed resources for its children.
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19th September 2019

Cancer survivors and doctors cycle 340-mile round trip, raising over £45,000 for local charity.

On the evening of Tuesday 17th September, cyclists on Hope Against Cancer’s 2,500 Furlongs Cycle Challenge returned to Leicester after a 340-mile trip around the north of England.
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19th September 2019

SQF to push the boundaries with new Innovation Team

Sleaford Quality Foods (SQF), cross-category supplier of multiple packaged foods to the manufacturing and foodservice sector, has responded to consumer demands around sustainability by forming a new Innovation Team.
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19th September 2019

Accountants invited to FREE discussion forum

Accountants in the East Midlands who specialise in both commercial and personal matters are invited to attend a free discussion forum hosted by law firm Nelsons. 
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19th September 2019

Celebrations for Nottingham-based SDL Surveying as it clocks up 30 years

A Nottingham surveying specialist marked its milestone 30th anniversary with an evening of celebrations.
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19th September 2019

Executive director makes 'Most Influential" in HR list - again!

Midland Heart’s executive director of people services has made the Most Influential HR Practitioners in the country list for the fourth year running.
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19th September 2019

Leicestershire’s Largest Careers Speed Networking Event Returns

More than 300 students from 20 schools and colleges are set to take part in the region’s largest careers speed networking event.
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19th September 2019

Lubrizol enjoys its week at the British Science Festival looking at life at a molecular level

A Derbyshire chemical firm has hailed its first-ever appearance at a national science festival as a success after it staff spent the week explaining how our modern world is shaped by millions and millions of molecules.
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19th September 2019

Two more local firms join Burton Chamber as patrons

Two more local businesses have joined the Burton and District Chamber of Commerce as patrons.
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18th September 2019

Actons promote duo

Actons, the leading independent law firm in Nottingham, has made two senior promotions as it continues its growth strategy.
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18th September 2019

Mulberry Homes' Key Workers Scheme provides boost for first-time buyers

A police officer from Leicester and his Northants-based fiancée have been able to reserve their first home far earlier than planned, thanks to Midlands housebuilder Mulberry Homes and its recently launched Key Workers Scheme.
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18th September 2019

Cocktail masterclass gives students a creative burst

A taste of summertime returned to West Nottinghamshire College’s Refined fine dining restaurant this week as students learnt to shake and mix during a cocktail masterclass.
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18th September 2019

Pall-Ex launches nationwide Driver Drive

Pall-Ex is accelerating its recruitment with the launch of a nationwide Driver Drive, which will help tackle HGV driver shortages across its network.
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18th September 2019

Lincoln MP Shines a Spotlight on Leading Manufacturer

Lincoln’s MP Karen Lee has visited manufacturing firm Micrometric in a bid to highlight the importance of UK manufacturers, following the company’s half a million pound investment into a specialist, high-performance laser machine.
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18th September 2019

Bison Precast celebrates 100 years of concrete making

2019 marks the centenary of Bison Precast, arguably one of the most influential and best-known brands in British building products.
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18th September 2019

Tuxford goes live with free WIFI to boost local businesses

A NORTH Nottinghamshire town has joined the likes of London, Manchester and Cardiff in becoming the latest place to go live with free WiFi, thanks to an innovative initiative from the North Notts BID.
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18th September 2019

Total Motion’s support helps Bodie Hodge’s Foundation achieve “unprecedented success”

Support from vehicle management company Total Motion has helped its chosen charity of 2019, the Bodie Hodges Foundation, achieve “unprecedented success.”
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18th September 2019

Small firms call for coordinated effort to protect free cashpoints as 8,700 shut or start charging

Fresh figures from the consumer group Which? indicate that one in 10 free UK cashpoints have either closed or started charging fees since January 2018, with deprived communities disproportionately impacted by the changes.  
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18th September 2019

Curve announces plans for funds raised by Sir Ian McKellen

Curve has revealed plans to enable even more people to access the theatre, thanks to over £30,000 raised by legendary actor Ian McKellen at special performances earlier this year.
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18th September 2019

J Tomlinson secures largest gas contract to date with Bromford

J Tomlinson has been awarded a £10.5m heating maintenance contract spanning northern central England – the company’s largest gas contract to date.
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17th September 2019

Coalvile business mines new markets with HSBC UK finance

Coalville’s CMS Cepcor, a manufacturer of components for crushing equipment used in the mining and quarrying industries, has opened a dedicated Global Parts Centre following the purchase of additional warehouse space with a £4 million funding package from
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17th September 2019

Transvac gears up for expansion in the United States

Design and manufacturing company Transvac Systems has struck a deal which will see it expand in the United States.
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17th September 2019

Sustainability team at Focus Consultants helps historic almshouses to become more energy efficient

Focus Consultants has been appointed to help improve the energy efficiency of scores of historic almshouses in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames.
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17th September 2019

Northamptonshire NHS holds a joint recruitment open day for Community Nurses, School Nurses & Health Visitors

Northamptonshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust (NHFT) is hosting an open day (9.30am to 14.30pm) at Berrywood Hospital in Duston on Saturday 12th October to attract qualified and newly qualified nurses who want to work in the community and in schools ac
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17th September 2019

Team Imago get muddy to help fight cancer

Staff from Imago Venues at Loughborough University braved the mud to raise money for Cancer Research
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17th September 2019

Frank Key Supports Arnold Hill Academy to Reach New Heights

A Nottingham-based building supplies and plant and tool hire company has donated more than £2,000 to help students at Arnold Hill Academy complete their Gold Duke of Edinburgh (DofE) expedition in Snowdonia.
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17th September 2019

Rebrand and new website for Corrugated Case Company

A leading independent specialist in the design and manufacture of corrugated packaging products has marked an impressive period of recent growth with the launch of a refreshed brand and new website.
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17th September 2019

'W.I.N.’ - Wellbeing in Nottingham Event 2019

This September sees the first of what is intended to be an informative and inspirational event all about wellbeing in Nottingham.
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17th September 2019

New town centre partnership announced

A new Burton town centre partnership has been announced by Staffordshire Police.
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16th September 2019

Housebuilder’s donation makes walk to school safer

A housebuilder in Farnsfield has donated 100 high-visibility jackets to help keep schoolchildren safe.
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16th September 2019

RHCV marks successful opening of new site

East Midlands Renault Trucks dealer, RH Commercial Vehicle’s (RHCV) marked the official opening of its new £3.5m site in Nottingham last week, with a special event.
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16th September 2019

Sills & Betteridge offer full time roles to trainee solicitors

East Midlands law firm Sills & Betteridge has offered two newly qualified solicitors full time roles following the successful completion of their training contracts with the firm.
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16th September 2019

Jade joins Operations at Russells

A new member of the team at Burton-based Russell Roof Tiles is the latest to benefit from the company’s commitment to nurturing talent.
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16th September 2019

Upperton Pharma Solutions Investment Increases Tabletting Capabilities

Upperton Pharma Solutions, a UK-based contract development and manufacturing organisation (CDMO) has significantly increased its tablet manufacturing capabilities following a strategic investment in a new state-of the-art tablet press.
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16th September 2019

RISK's 'Ecommerce Business of the Year' - thanks to The Digital Growth Programme business support

Leading health & safety training provider RISK is celebrating after scooping a prestigious regional business award, for it's website and customer portal which was delivered following grant funded support from The Digital Growth Programme.
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16th September 2019

Pall-Ex selects Microlise for telematics and camera solution

Pall-Ex, one of the UK’s leading palletised freight distribution networks, has selected Microlise to provide a telematics and vehicle camera solution across its entire fleet of over 100 vehicles.
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16th September 2019

Nottingham agency wins Cancer Research UK's digital marketing contract

Nottingham-based digital marketing agency Impression has announced it has won a new contract with Cancer Research UK to help raise awareness of its charity events and fundraising initiatives through paid search activity.
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16th September 2019

Community fundraising sees Fidler & Pepper Lawyers shortlisted for award

Fidler & Pepper lawyers, specialists in Private Client and Conveyancing legal advice, have been shortlisted for yet another prestigious award, this time in recognition of its community spirit.
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16th September 2019

Free event to help businesses plan their legacies

Leading finacial advisers Glenrose Financial Planners and law firm Simpson Solicitors are joining forces to deliver a free business legacy planning seminar to local firms.
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14th September 2019

Local business owners bring back Derby Sportive Challenge

Derby-based Koobr and Purely Digital are joining forces, bringing back the recently-cancelled September Cycle Derby Sportive.
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13th September 2019

All the fun of the fair

Trapeze artists, a circus ‘big top’ with live music, fairground rides, sports and enrichment tasters, and an array of tasty treats, were just some of the great things on offer to Nottingham College students as part of its circus-themed Freshers’ Fair toda
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13th September 2019

PerCurra - Finalists in 2019 Great British Care Awards

West Bridgford based home care provider, PerCurra, has reached the regional finals in two categories of this year’s Great British Care Awards.
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13th September 2019

LACE Housing Unveils New Development for Over 55s

Lincolnshire-based LACE Housing has officially opened the doors to Brighton Place – its £4.4m development of affordable housing for older people in Washingborough.
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13th September 2019

Community projects in Loughborough supported by Imago Venues

Staff at Imago Venues have been supporting community projects in the Loughborough area as part of a two-week volunteering scheme.
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13th September 2019

Derbyshire conference centre cooks up a fundraising treat

Staff at a leading Derbyshire conference centre used their culinary skills to help cook up a fundraising treat for members of the community.
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13th September 2019

John Pye expands Chesterfield hub to include vehicle auctions

The UK’s largest auction house, John Pye Auctions, is expanding its recently opened Chesterfield hub to launch weekly vehicle auctions later this month.
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13th September 2019

Air IT celebrates expansion with launch of new office

Managed IT and communications provider, Air IT, has almost doubled its office space as it looks to create new employment for local people.
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13th September 2019

Colin Jackson Drives Businesses to the Productivity Programme

Businesses from Greater Lincolnshire gathered in Lincoln on Wednesday 11th September to celebrate the official launch of the Productivity Programme hosted by former Olympic athlete Colin Jackson CBE.
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13th September 2019

University in running for top award

Bondholder the University of Derby has been shortlisted for the sector’s most prestigious accolade – the Times Higher Education (THE) University of the Year Award 2019.
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13th September 2019

The Derby Business Show opens its doors in just weeks time

Derby Business Show - Autumn 2019 - Thursday, 26 September 2019 from 10:00 to 15:00 (BST) The Derby Conference Centre
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13th September 2019

Invitation to celebrate business in the East Midlands

Stoke Rochford Hall is fully accessible as a venue and for accommodation and has free parking on-site for all guests, both residents and guests attending the Annual Birthday Reception and official launch of KuKu Connect Lincolnshire.
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12th September 2019

Encore Shortlisted in Prestigious Industry Awards

East Midlands recruitment agency, Encore Personnel has been shortlisted twice in the IRP (Institute of Recruitment Professionals) Awards, attaining industry recognition for its professional excellence and outstanding achievements.
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12th September 2019

Gusto Homes launches centre of eco excellence at Lincoln College

College to provide cutting-edge sustainable building skills to tomorrow’s workforce with new centre of excellence - training an extra 100 students each year
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12th September 2019

Hay Hampers support the Biggest Coffee Morning with ‘Chari-Tea’

Hay Hampers is launching a brand new hamper to support Macmillan Cancer Support.
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12th September 2019

Society sponsors Hinckley junior footballers

Hinckley Town Juniors Football Club’s under 7s Whites team has kicked off the new season in brand new kit sponsored by the town’s building society.
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12th September 2019

CertiKit wins top industry award

Institute praises ‘excellent examples of technical communication’
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12th September 2019

Heathcotes Group appoints Head of Recruitment

Chesterfield-based care provider, Heathcotes Group, has appointed Colin Ramwell as Head of Recruitment to support its specialist residential services nationwide.
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12th September 2019

Five Derby companies selected among top 100 small businesses in the UK

Each year the campaign to find the Small Biz 100 launches in recognition of the very best small business entrepreneurs in the country as part of the Small Business Saturday campaign.
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12th September 2019

Sepsis bears are health aware

A community initiative aimed at helping to spot the signs of infection and sepsis in people with a learning disability is looking to go worldwide, thanks to a West Nottinghamshire College staff member’s idea.
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12th September 2019

Raise the Roof! Lincoln Drill Hall gala night will celebrate community and culture

Lincoln Drill Hall’s ‘Raise the Roof’ gala night is set to be a fantastic evening of fundraising
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11th September 2019

Keynote speakers to share key perspectives at World of Learning Conference

Four keynote speeches will frame a conference renowned for delivering real-world insights and pragmatic advice to L&D professionals.
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11th September 2019

The Derby Conference Centre made it as finalists for Business Venue of The Year 2019

The Derby Conference Centre had a fantastic night at the East Midlands Chambers Awards on Friday, September 6th - attending as finalists in the Business Venue of The Year category for 2019.
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11th September 2019

Treats Charity New Appeal

Treats the nonprofit charity devoted to helping the children of Derbyshire, are hosting a bollywood ball on September 21st at Heathland Grove
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11th September 2019

J Tomlinson appointed to build new £6m school

Contractor J Tomlinson has been selected to build a new £6 million school and nursery in Worcestershire.
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11th September 2019

OEM Automatic celebrates 30 years of successful trading

OEM Automatic Ltd, one of Europe’s leading suppliers of components for industrial automation, is celebrating its 30th anniversary.
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11th September 2019

Six young professionals start their careers at Notts firm

FOUR university graduates and two school leavers have chosen to start their accountancy careers at UHY Hacker Young’s Nottingham office.
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11th September 2019

Nottingham medical firm secures £1.4m for ‘dry eye’ treatment

A Midlands regenerative medicine company has secured a £1.4m investment to fund clinical trials on its new cutting-edge treatment for dry eye disease.
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11th September 2019

Jamie Roome takes flight at Scenariio - East Midlands Gateway

Scenariio embarks on their largest data infrastructure project at the new global shipping and logistics hub at East Midlands Gateway.
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11th September 2019

Forest fan embarks on 165-mile personal pilgrimage in memory of son

A Nottingham Forest season ticket holder whose eldest child was stillborn is set to walk from Wales to the City Ground alone to commemorate what would have been his son’s 10th birthday.
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11th September 2019

West Notts and Stags kick-off exciting new education programme

West Nottinghamshire College and Mansfield Town Football Club are delighted to announce a new partnership which will enable young footballers at the Stags to further their education from the start of the 2020-21 season.
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11th September 2019

Two new faces Join Team Purpose

The PM team is expanding further, this time in two departments.
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11th September 2019

Gainsborough acquisition marks the start of another year of expansion for regional law firm

Sills & Betteridge LLP has merged with Helen Kirk of TrentSide Legal based in Gainsborough to become the town’s largest provider of personal and commercial legal services.
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10th September 2019

Dormole invests in a new HR & Payroll system as it powers ahead with growth plans

Dormole, one of the UK and Ireland’s fastest growing SMEs, is laying the foundations for future growth by undertaking a major overhaul of its HR and payroll processes in partnership with industry experts, MHR.
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10th September 2019

BS Handling Systems completes large racking project for new ASOS storage facility

BS Handling Systems has completed a substantial racking project for ASOS at its new storage facility in Doncaster.
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10th September 2019

Europa is ready for a no-deal Brexit

The UK’s largest independent freight forwarder, Europa Worldwide Group is ready to tackle the possibility of a No-Deal Brexit.
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10th September 2019

New business centre officially named

A new office development which will help expanding businesses develop and prosper has been officially named.
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10th September 2019

BioCity is the Latest Investor to Back Promising 'Self Care' Venture

BioCity, the pioneering life science incubator and business collective has today announced investment in Maxwellia.
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10th September 2019

Pattonair congratulate Derbyshire on historic T20 win

Pattonair is celebrating after its partner Derbyshire County Cricket Club reached its first T20 Finals Day in the competition’s 17-year history.
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10th September 2019

Packaging manufacturer The Wilkins Group can’t contain itself following awards shortlist

Nottinghamshire packaging manufacturer The Wilkins Group is hoping to claw back a trophy after being shortlisted in the Midlands Family Business Awards. 
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10th September 2019

Principal Consultant returns to Facilities Management Recruitment Specialist

Estates, Facilities and Maintenance recruitment specialist, Thorn Baker Group, has welcomed back previous Branch Manager Richard Carey, to its Nottingham office.
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10th September 2019

Frank Key expands business with World Boxing Champion adding punch to the launch

Midlands-based independent builders merchant, Frank Key has opened a new building supplies branch in Sheffield, creating three new jobs following a £250,000 refurbishment and rebrand.
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10th September 2019

New retailers revealed as Engine Yard celebrates first anniversary

As the Engine Yard retail village at Belvoir Castle turns one year old, three new names have been announced as new tenants at Belvoir Castle’s multi-million-pound shopping development in the Vale of Belvoir.
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10th September 2019

Ward named as one of Europe's best businesses in first ever ‘One To Watch’ list

Derbyshire based metal and waste management specialist, Ward, has been named as ‘One to Watch’ in Europe in a list of business excellence published by the European Business Awards, one of the world’s largest and longest running business competitions.
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10th September 2019

Charity brings festival goes down to earth thanks to homebuilder's donation

With a donation of soil for earth building demonstrations at a local music festival, David Wilson Homes has helped African Vision Malawi show attendees how they construct new facilities for those in need.
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9th September 2019

Financial Planning Group named as ‘Adviser of the Year’ Finalists

Independent financial planning and wealth management company, The RU Group, has been shortlisted as ‘Financial Adviser Award: Medium to Large Firm of the Year’ in Money Age’s annual awards for 2019.
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9th September 2019

Quintessentially British brand set for expansion thanks to funding injection

Morris Richardson, a British lifestyle watch brand, is expanding its offering thanks to a five figure funding injection from Enterprise Loans East Midlands.
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9th September 2019

Butler & Willow appoint client director as business continues expansion and growth

East Midlands interior fit-out and refurbishment specialist Butler & Willow has expanded its leadership team with the addition of new client director, Becky Garton, as it continues its plans to become the renown expert of choice in the region.
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9th September 2019

Howes Percival advises EFB on deal with illycaffè

Leading regional law firm, Howes Percival has advised Northampton based Euro Food Brands Limited ("EFB") on its disposal of the UK illy division distribution business to Italian coffee company illycaffè SpA.  
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9th September 2019

Wathall’s Launch Workplace Bereavement Support

Wathall’s, Derby’s longest established independent funeral directors, have launched a bespoke support programme to enable businesses and organisations to better help colleagues come to terms with bereavement.
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9th September 2019

QDTS Construction crowned ‘Employer of the Year’ at the Niche Business Awards

On Friday 6th September, Leicestershire based QDTS Construction were named ‘Employer of the Year’ at the Niche Magazine Business Awards.
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9th September 2019

Microlise appoints David Midgley as Director of OEM & Channel

Microlise, one of Europe’s largest telematics companies, has appointed David Midgley, former Group Telematics Manager at JCB, as its new Director of OEM & Channel.
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9th September 2019

Ventola Projects Ltd completes sponsorship with Leicester Riders Basketball Club for a third season

The Leicester Riders are one of the oldest and most successful basketball teams in the UK.
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9th September 2019

BDO LLP invests in trainees in the Midlands

BDO LLP has expanded its team in the Midlands taking on 54 new trainees in the region.
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9th September 2019

Regional Employers Inspire Future IT Stars

A former Derby College Group (DCG) IT student has returned to the Digital Communications Academy at the Joseph Wright post 16 Academic and Arts college to inspire young people at the start of their further education careers.
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9th September 2019

Rothera Sharp welcomes three new trainee solicitors to the firm

Rothera Sharp has announced the appointment of three trainee solicitors who are commencing their training contracts with the firm this autumn.
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9th September 2019

Works complete on new academy in Mablethorpe providing places for alternative needs students

Regional contractor G F Tomlinson has completed works on a third state-of-the-art alternative provision academy in Lincolnshire, creating essential places for children and young people in Mablethorpe aged between 4-16 who can no longer access mainstream e
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9th September 2019

HS2 to serve Nottingham and Leicester city centres under plans submitted to government, and HS2 review, by Midlands Connect

There is a strong case for high speed trains to directly connect the city centres of Birmingham and Nottingham and Leicester and Leeds via the East Midlands Hub station at Toton, more than halving journey times and boosting the economy by at least £1.4 bi
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7th September 2019

Business owners given another chance to elect town centre organisation

Wellingborough business owners are being urged to support the re-election of the organisation which exists to fight for the survival and prosperity of the town.
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7th September 2019

A wonderful week of welcomes at West Notts

The corridors and classrooms have been buzzing with activity at West Nottinghamshire College this week as a new academic year begins, seeing almost 3,000 full-time students taking their next steps in further education.
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7th September 2019

Key appointments strengthen college’s top team

West Nottinghamshire College has bolstered its leadership team with the appointment of two new directors.
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7th September 2019

Casepak MRF team stars in council recycling campaign to encourage residents to ‘recycle right’

Team members at Casepak’s Materials Recycling Facility (MRF) are starring in a new campaign by Leicestershire County Council (LCC) aimed at encouraging residents to put the right things in their recycling bins.  
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7th September 2019

National infrastructure providers NMCN plc take office space at Cardinal Square

Leading UK infrastructure providers NMCN have relocated a division of their team to Cardinal Square, one of Derby’s most prominent office developments.
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7th September 2019

Smith Partnership announces one of the biggest deals in its history with Nightingale Quarter developers

Smith Partnership has agreed one of the biggest deals in its history after it was selected as a preferred legal partner in the sale of new homes on the prestigious Nightingale Quarter development.
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7th September 2019

Sutton-in-Ashfield shopping centre now a clean air zone

Idlewells Shopping Centre, situated in the Nottinghamshire town of Sutton-in-Ashfield, is now a clean air zone after a no e-cigarette policy came into force on Sunday 1st September.
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7th September 2019

Communications provider Fidelity announce partnership with Buddy to help tackle energy wastage

Fidelity, an award winning and leading UK based communications provider, has announced a new partnership with Buddy.
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7th September 2019

Visual Print and Design commemorates 10 years with birthday celebration

On the 4th of September, employees, associates and customers gathered at Visual Print and Design’s 10th birthday bash to celebrate their success over the past decade.
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7th September 2019

Lender strengthens Midlands team

Secure Trust Bank Commercial Finance has bolstered its team in the Midlands, with the appointment of Matt Broomfield as Regional Sales Director.
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7th September 2019

Characterful Croft offices let to leading presentation design agency

A substantial share of a well-located Leicestershire office complex has been let to the UK’s premier PowerPoint and presentation design service through Leicestershire property experts Mather Jamie.
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6th September 2019

Student housing becomes the UK's first specialist lettings agency to move all of its properties to renewable energy

A specialist lettings and property management company has become the first business of its kind in the UK to only use renewable energy at its accommodation.
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6th September 2019

Derbys Finest Supports Women’s Professional Development

Derbys Finest - a group which aims to inspire, celebrate and support women across the county - is planning an event as part of its commitment to support female leaders of the future.
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6th September 2019

Great-nephew of charity founder scales Germany’s tallest mountain for Hope Against Cancer

Christopher Bennett, the great-nephew of Hope Against Cancer’s founder, has climbed the Zugspitze - Germany’s highest mountain.
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6th September 2019

Stirlin begin work on 5 additional industrial units at Kirk’s Yard

Kirk’s Yard is a 1.2 acre commercial site, situated approximately 4 miles to the South East of Lincoln city centre. The development is located just outside the village of Branston, having excellent access to the A15 and B1188.
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6th September 2019

Local accountancy firm announces Air Ambulance as Charity of the Year

In celebration of International Day of Charity (5th September), Leicestershire chartered accountants Newby Castleman has named Midlands-wide charity The Air Ambulance Service as its official Charity of the Year.
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6th September 2019

Lender strengthens Midlands team

Secure Trust Bank Commercial Finance has bolstered its team in the Midlands, with the appointment of Matt Broomfield as Regional Sales Director.
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6th September 2019

Citizens Advice to relocate following deal by Innes England

The Citizens Advice Nottingham & District has relocated from Carrington Street to 16-18 Maid Marian Way, following a deal and fitout overseen by Innes England.
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6th September 2019

Innovation Alive in the Midlands as Award-Winning Neuways Shortlisted for Trio of Tech Awards

Neuways, a cyber security firm trading in the Midlands, has been shortlisted for three national awards in the IT and Cyber Security sector.
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6th September 2019

Housebuilder helps lay foundations for a fantastic festival!

Crowds gathered to enjoy the festivities at a village festival which returned for its second year to provide a fun day out and raise money for good causes.
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6th September 2019

£36m Leics framework win will see Thomas Bow patching up the roads

EAST MIDLANDS-based Thomas Bow City Asphalt has successfully secured a multi-million-pound Leicestershire County Council and Leicester City Council framework contract to deliver road repair and maintenance works across the county.
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6th September 2019

Digital marketing company opens a new office at Ednaston Park business centre.

Website development and digital marketing company Solid Designs has opened a new office at Ednaston Park business centre on the A52 between Derby and Ashbourne.
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6th September 2019

Invictus Communications Expands With Key Appointment

Telecommunications specialists Invictus Communications have appointed Lauren de Reus as Business Development Manager as part of its ambitious growth plans.
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6th September 2019

Charity Boxers Support Safe and Sound Butterfly Appeal

A group of amateur boxers are hoping to emulate the immortal words of sporting great Mohammed Ali and float to their fundraising target to support local charity Safe and Sound’s Butterfly Appeal.
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6th September 2019

Business Owner Vows To Bang the Drum For SMEs

Bid writing specialist Rachel Hayward has been appointed to the Business Growth Advisory Board of D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership which is the private sector-led partnership between business and local authorities which promotes economic growth across De
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6th September 2019

Leicester Business Expo - 8th October 2019

Leicestershire's No. 1 Small Business Networking & Growth Expo 8th October 2019 - King Power Stadium
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6th September 2019

Stoke Rochford Hall - Thursday, 3rd October

Join us for the launch of KuKu Connect Lincolnshire
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6th September 2019

Medilink East Midlands Innovation Day 2019 - Thursday 5 December 2019

Radisson Blu East Midlands Airport, Herald Way, Pegasus Business Park, Derby, DE74 2TZ United Kingdom
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5th September 2019

Enterprise Loans reaches £3 million lending milestone

Business support and funding provider Enterprise Loans East Midlands (ELEM) has reached a significant funding milestone thanks to Northamptonshire-based VR Therapies.
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5th September 2019

Thousands more police officers needed to tackle business crime crisis

The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) is calling on the Government to tackle crime against small businesses as a priority and help to plug the billions that are being lost in the economy every year as a result.
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5th September 2019

Gluten-free, vegan Indian savoury snack selection unveiled by Central Foods

Frozen food distributor Central Foods has launched a mixed pack of gluten-free, vegan Indian savoury snacks as part of its commitment to supplying free-from products to the foodservice sector.
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5th September 2019

Merritts install SEYI presses for UK agent

Heavy machinery moving specialists, Joseph Merritt Group has been appointed to transport and install four SEYI Presses on behalf of PressCare UK.
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5th September 2019

Lidl buys controversial Raynesway site

Supermarket chain Lidl has bought a site in Alvaston which had been earmarked for a controversial eight-storey apartment complex.
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5th September 2019

Leading developer shines a light on 'Five Star' pupils at primary school in Warwickshire

Barratt Homes has awarded five pupils who are considered to be ‘rising stars’ at a primary school in Nuneaton, to celebrate its recent ‘five-star’ accreditation from the Home Builders Federation (HBF) annual customer satisfaction survey.
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5th September 2019

Retford Theme Park celebrates community with half price tickets for locals

LOCAL children and families are invited to Sundown Adventureland’s ‘Locals Weekend’ on Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 September, as residents of the DN22 0, DN22 1, DN22 6, DN22 7, DN22 8, DN22 9, NG22 0 and NG23 6 postcodes will be able to receive 50% off the p
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5th September 2019

Clarke Willmott LLP announces promotions in Birmingham office

National law firm Clarke Willmott LLP has announced a series of internal promotions including some in the Birmingham office.
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5th September 2019

Nottinghamshire female surveyors climb the construction ladder with higher qualifications

Two ambitious female employees for developer Rippon Homes, both of whom are from Nottinghamshire, have undertaken further education qualifications in quantity surveying in a bid to enhance their knowledge of the industry.
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5th September 2019

AdviserPlus acquires organisational change specialist Working Transitions

Limerston Capital-backed HR services group AdviserPlus today announced it has acquired Working Transitions, a specialist in organisational change, career transition and tailored coaching solutions.
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5th September 2019

Howes Percival reports significant rise in deal activity in Leicester

New Leicester team well into double figures for last six months with a healthy pipeline of deals 
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5th September 2019

APSS begins works on new £440k office and warehouse fit out for international beauty brand

East Midlands based businesses listed on the Alternative Investment Market (AIM) have boosted job numbers by 97% over the last five years, now employing more than 13,000 people.
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5th September 2019

Seven-figure funding drives growth at Leicestershire car dealership

A £6.5 million funding package from Lombard Asset Finance is set to drive growth at independent used-car dealership V12 Sports and Classics.
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5th September 2019

Russell roots for BAFC

Burton-based Russell Roof Tiles has announced it is sponsoring Burton Albion Football Club for the fourth consecutive year running.
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5th September 2019

Make a difference in your community

Volunteers are needed to join a new climate change working group in Chesterfield.
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5th September 2019

Inchcape Toyota Derby Have Gone AYGO Crazy!

Choose a free gift if you take delivery of your new car in September. Click here to find out more...
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4th September 2019

Leedale Recognised For High Quality Standards

Alfreton-based Leedale, a market leader in providing a range of plant and vehicles for the construction industry, has been awarded two accreditations for the quality of its operations – paving the way for future expansion plans.
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4th September 2019

VAL boosts local economy by £1.7m

The charity organisation’s recently released Annual Review highlights the fantastic work Voluntary Action LeicesterShire (VAL) and its partners have done throughout 2018-19 to change people’s lives for the better.
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4th September 2019

Government contracts crackdown will help kick out late payers

New prompt payment rules are being introduced by the Government on Sunday 1 September, excluding big businesses with poor payment practices from lucrative, taxpayer-funded contracts.
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4th September 2019

Customer’s life saved by quick-thinking shopping centre team!

Staff at Idlewells Shopping Centre have been labelled heroes after the team recently came to the aid of stricken customer Malcolm Burrows, who suffered a heart attack while out shopping.
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4th September 2019

Lincoln’s Best Finance Student Joins East Midlands Financial Services Group

The RU Group welcomes University of Lincoln’s ‘Best Finance Student’ for a full time role post-graduation
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4th September 2019

Three generations of one Derbyshire family celebrate awards success

Three generations of a Derbyshire family are celebrating after they were named as finalists in this year’s Midlands Family Business of the Year Awards.
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4th September 2019

Free cyber security advice to support businesses

Police are urging businesses to take advantage of free cyber security advice as they support the town’s Business Growth Conference.
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4th September 2019

Imago Venues receives prestigious Investors in People Platinum Accreditation

The award is IIP’s highest accolade and less than 2% of all the organisations world-wide assessed are rated at the Platinum level.
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4th September 2019

Consultation to give Ruskington residents the opportunity to share thoughts on new development

Residents living locally to Rippon Homes’ upcoming development in Ruskington will be given the chance to share their views on the proposals at a consultation event.
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4th September 2019

Sills & Betteridge partner appointed to the FA National Council

Shan Jaehrig, a Partner specialising in Employment Law at Sills & Betteridge LLP Solicitors, has been appointed to the FA's National Council as Lincolnshire Football Association's Delegate.
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4th September 2019

Nottingham foodies can enjoy fine dining in ‘Paris’ as new city restaurant opens its doors

East Midlands diners looking to be romanced by fine food can experience a unique taste of the French capital at a new restaurant opened(Thursday 29th August), led by Gordon Ramsay trained executive head chef James Crossman.
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4th September 2019

Soft Touch Arts join forces with local businesses and artists to raise £10,000 in exclusive art auction

Soft Touch Arts is an award-winning Leicester charity that uses arts, media and music to support young people wo are struggling with life challenges that stop them reaching their potential.
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4th September 2019

Prominent Loughborough offices let to community support charity

A suite of offices at the heart of Loughborough’s historically industrial district has been let for the second time to a local charity supporting the homeless by established landlords Alphalex and long-time commercial agents, Mather Jamie.
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4th September 2019

Cast your votes for your intu Retailer Stars of 2019

Has there been a retailer at intu Victoria Centre or intu Broadmarsh whose staff have regularly gone the extra mile to make your shopping experience extra special over the past year?
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3rd September 2019

Pattonair secures aviation acquisition

Global aerospace and defence industry expert Pattonair has expanded its portfolio with the acquisition of aircraft spares company Adams Aviation.
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3rd September 2019

COMMUNITY CENTRE RECEIVES £1,000 DONATION FROM COVENTRY HOUSEBUILDER

A community centre in Coventry has welcomed a £1,000 donation from Barratt and David Wilson Homes as it continued to provide healthy and safe activities for children in the local area.
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3rd September 2019

Manager at Derbyshire house builder set to compete in The Great North Run on behalf of Rainbows Children's Hospice!

Peveril Homes’ Land and Technical Manager, Tom Broster, is set to compete in this year’s Great North Run in memory of his nephew Preston and niece Charlotte as he looks to raise vital funds for East Midlands-based children’s charity, Rainbows Hospice.
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3rd September 2019

Need a Freight Forwarder UK to USA?

With the UK Government encouraging exports, it’s no surprise we have had an increase in export services from the UK to the USA.
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2nd September 2019

MHR’s Tour De Payroll charity cycle ride aiming to raise £5,000 for Rainbows Children’s Hospice

Eight cyclists from Nottingham-based payroll and HR software specialist MHR have set off on a 280 mile bike ride to Mount Snowdon followed by a 3,500ft ascent to the summit of England and Wales’ highest mountain in aid of Rainbows Hospice for Children and
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2nd September 2019

LOCAL CHARITY RECEIVES £2,000 AND JOINS HOMEBUILDER ON SITE AT NEW DEVELOPMENT IN NEWARK

As part of its Community Fund scheme, leading developer Barratt and David Wilson Homes North Midlands has donated £2,000 to a local children’s charity and invited them for a tour of its upcoming development in Newark.
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2nd September 2019

Bruton Knowles Hits New Heights as Turnover Soars

Bruton Knowles, the independent national property consultancy, which has had an office based in Castle Gate in Nottingham’s city centre since 1996, has released its annual financial results revealing record turnover and profits
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2nd September 2019

WARWICKSHIRE DEVELOPER ENCOURAGES PURCHASERS TO FEATHER THEIR NEST

Leading developer David Wilson Homes is offering Warwickshire buyers the enticing chance to own a property at its Bishops Hill development with Google Nest smart home devices already installed.
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2nd September 2019

Northampton farm shop chain supports homeless ahead of national zero waste campaign

Hundreds of homeless people and struggling families across Northampton are set to be fed this autumn as regular food parcels are to be donated to a shelter.
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2nd September 2019

VISION BLUE STRENGTHENS UK PRESENCE WITH INVESTMENT IN NOTTINGHAM

Vision Blue, the Dublin-based credit technology specialist, is opening a new office in Nottingham as it expands into the personal insolvency and personal money management markets in conjunction with further investment plans.
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2nd September 2019

Plumtree Nursery Raises £1,435.58 for Cancer Charity

Summer Fair held to celebrate the 30th birthday of Children 1st Day Nurseries with all proceeds donated to ‘Harry’s Giant Pledge’ as part of company’s pledge to support 30 good causes throughout its anniversary year.
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2nd September 2019

LISTEN OUT FOR THE SQUEEZEBOX AND FIDDLES

Summertime’s festival vibe returns to the city this weekend (Sept 7) – and people are encouraged to take a break from their shopping and sight-seeing to marvel at some fancy footwork and relax to great music.
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2nd September 2019

Contractor Henry Brothers starts work on £9m Nottingham Trent University Enterprise Innovation Centre

Contractor Henry Brothers has broken ground on a new £9m Enterprise Innovation Centre at Nottingham Trent University.
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2nd September 2019

East Midlands home improvements company goes for growth with senior hire

Nottingham-based home improvements firm, Stormclad, has appointed Paul Young as its new sales and marketing director to lead the company’s ambitious strategy for growth.
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2nd September 2019

LEEROY GRABS OPPORTUNITY TO LAUNCH NEW BUSINESS

A serial entrepreneur has launched a new business despite being registered blind.
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