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24th January 2020

Growing psychotherapy service leases two new offices

A psychotherapy service has expanded into Matlock and Bramcote following off-market lettings by Innes England, creating new jobs and supporting more people with mental health issues.
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22nd January 2020

Pioneering Leicestershire estate agency to shake up market following investment

Leicester-based estate agency Hortons has its sights set on achieving national coverage after receiving a major six-figure private equity investment from Dunelm Partners.
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18th January 2020

First for UK – Salloway gets Wheel Surgery deal over the line

Salloway Property Consultants have brokered a deal for the first in a specialist alloy wheel refurbishment franchise to come to Derby.
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14th January 2020

Fast-growing motorhome brokerage ‘graduates’ from Mansfield Innovation Centre to new HQ

A rapidly-growing motorhome firm says its move from the Mansfield Innovation Centre to new head office premises will underpin its exciting plans for future growth.
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10th January 2020

Bray & Bray hails strong dessert café market after tasty deal

The latest Heavenly Desserts franchise to open its doors in the region confirms the ongoing buoyancy of the dessert café market according to the commercial property team at East Midlands law firm Bray & Bray behind the deal.
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17th December 2019

Quantity Surveying team at Focus Consultants working at Staunton Country Park in Hampshire

Work is underway on site for a £4 million project which will restore and rejuvenate an historically important parkland.
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16th December 2019

Not one but two landmark dementia care homes set to be completed in Nottingham

Two landmark dementia care facilities have received planning permission following strong expressions of support from the local community and the combined expertise of an entirely Nottingham based team.
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15th December 2019

QDTS Construction steps in to save abandoned project on listed building

All renovations had come to a standstill on The Emporium project located on Bartholomew Row, Birmingham, after the untimely collapse of its originally signed contractor, Shaylor.
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14th December 2019

Lease renewal a piece of cake for NG

Commercial property specialists NG Chartered Surveyors have sealed a deal which will see a fast-growing cake supplier commit to Derbyshire.
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14th December 2019

St. Modwen breaks ground on second phase of development at Lincoln scheme

The second phase of development is underway at St. Modwen’s popular 70-acre industrial and logistics scheme near Lincoln.
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11th December 2019

Land experts reflect on successful year for development site sales

Chartered Surveyors and development land experts Mather Jamie have reported a string of residential development land sales across the East Midlands in 2019, marking a particularly successful period for sales of small and mid-sector sites.
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6th December 2019

The Nottingham Belfry rebrands as a Delta Hotel by Marriott

It’s been announced today that The Nottingham Belfry Hotel, owned by real estate investment company Aprirose, has rebranded to Delta Hotels by Marriott.
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5th December 2019

NG seals deal for multimillion-pound regeneration site

Nottingham-based commercial property specialists NG Chartered Surveyors have completed a multi-million pound off-market deal in Liverpool.
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5th December 2019

Hotel operator announced for Nottingham's Guildhall development

Ascena has been named as the hotel operator at the much-anticipated £120 million Guildhall development in Nottingham.
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5th December 2019

Stepnell reported double digit growth in turnover for 2018/19

Construction specialist Stepnell has reported its 2018/19 results, which show a 12% increase in turnover from £146 million in 2017/18 to £164 million, showing a “solid and stable performance.”
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1st December 2019

New Nottingham Serviced Apartments Offer Home from Home for Business Travellers

Heritage Mews, a new development of serviced apartments has launched in Nottingham city centre. 
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30th November 2019

Expanding IT firm invests in larger business park property

A growing Print and IT Managed Services provider is expanding its presence at a popular Nottinghamshire business park by investing in larger premises, thanks to a part-exchange deal with commercial property specialist Gladman Developments.
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29th November 2019

Fiona - Looking after clients' and tenants' interests

Chartered surveyor Banks Long & Co’s increasingly busy property management team has expanded again.
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28th November 2019

BB&J Commercial Partners Acquire Burton Agents

Partners within leading commercial property consultancy BB&J Commercial have acquired a long-established company in Burton-on-Trent with a view to expanding its services across East Staffordshire, North Leicestershire and South Derbyshire.
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28th November 2019

High profile development brings another new brand to Lincoln

A major Lincolnshire investor is celebrating a “hat-trick” – after signing-up two more national tenants for its speculative trade counter scheme in Lincoln.
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28th November 2019

Loughborough architect contributes £125m to the built environment as it celebrates 10th anniversary

Watson Batty Architects in Loughborough has reached its 10th anniversary having successfully delivered development projects worth in excess of £125m across the UK.
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23rd November 2019

Property due secure retrospective planning for log cabin company

Retrospective planning has been secured for the Warwickshire site of TinyWood Homes thanks to a partnership between Roythornes Solicitors and Grace Machin Planning & Property.  
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22nd November 2019

Land agent gets solid grounding in new career at Mather Jamie

A recent graduate of Harper Adams University has embarked on a career in estate and land management with leading East Midlands chartered surveyors Mather Jamie.
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22nd November 2019

Duo of deals paves the way for firms to expand

A growing firm of solicitors and a specialist dress boutique are relocating to bigger premises in Nottingham following a brace of deals brokered by commercial property consultants Innes England.
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21st November 2019

Contractor starts on major high-end contract

A national fit out specialist has started work on a major project at one of the finest addresses in the UK.
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19th November 2019

Midlands Hydraulics firm forces ahead

A leading hydraulics business in Warwickshire has purchased new premises with funding from Yorkshire Bank as part of its growth plans.
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18th November 2019

Ken Clarke opens brand agency’s new £1 million media hub

Leading politician Ken Clarke was the guest of honour on Friday at the official opening of a new £1m digital media hub at a top East Midlands brand agency.
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12th November 2019

Major acquisition creates further expansion for Derbyshire based lubrication specialist

A leading industrial lubrication specialist based in Derbyshire has completed the acquisition of a prepacked fuel and contract packing business as part of an ongoing expansion programme.
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2nd November 2019

New Nottingham Serviced Apartments Offer Home from Home for Business Travellers

Heritage Mews, a new development of serviced apartments has launched in Nottingham city centre.
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1st November 2019

Contractor names as Beeston Square Development takes a step closer

Broxtowe Borough Council has named Bowmer + Kirkland as the contractor for the cinema and retail elements of second phase of its Beeston Square development.
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1st November 2019

FHP bolsters West Bridgford team with new addition

FHP Living Lettings has bolstered its West Bridgford branch with a new addition to the team, following a surge in demand for rental properties in the area.
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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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5th August 2019

Fidler & Pepper hits the top 40 - again

Conveyancing specialist Fidler & Pepper Lawyers has lodged a national top 40 spot for the second month in a row for the amount of property work it carries out.
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9th July 2019

New digital hub a R.E.A.L-ity for alternative education provider

Alternative education solutions provider R.E.A.L Education has opened the doors of a state-of-the-art Creative and Digital Hub, which is set to kickstart a skills revolution in the region.
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4th July 2019

Award-winning law firm continues expansion with new Mansfield office

Fidler & Pepper Lawyers is expanding and opening up an additional office on Regent Street, in Mansfield.
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25th April 2019

Leicestershire property firm celebrating 200th anniversary with several events

A leading property agency is celebrating its 200th year in a Leicestershire town as it continues to expand after taking on three new members of staff.
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25th April 2019

Raft of senior promotions for law firm Bray & Bray

East Midlands law firm Bray & Bray has boosted its Leicester and Market Harborough teams with four senior promotions, including James Maynard to partner.
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25th April 2019

Hot property appoints three new trustees to board

Nottingham's biggest event of the year Nottingham Hot Property (NHP) has appointed three new trustees to its committee as it celebrates its fifteenth year.
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25th April 2019

Avengers Assemble! D&D Transport are haulage superheroes

A Marvel-inspired Renault truck has been turning heads and amazing superhero fans across Nottingham, in celebration of D&D Transport’s 25th anniversary.
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25th April 2019

Major investment spells jobs joy

Well-known family builders’ merchant Turnbull & Co is investing around £1 million in a move which promises to create new jobs in Lincoln.
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24th April 2019

TruNet (UK) Ltd wins prestigious Queen’s Award for Innovation.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch based manufacturer of elasticated meat netting, TruNet (UK) Limited, is delighted to have been awarded the 2019 Queen’s Award for Enterprise in the Innovation category.
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24th April 2019

Royal congratulations are on the cards for entrepreneurs

Just seven-years after launching their North Lincolnshire-based greeting card and gift company Hannah and Jack Dale are “over the moon”  after receiving news of a top award.
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24th April 2019

Baxter Freight boosts team with six new starters

Nottingham-based logistics firm Baxter Freight has appointed six new starters to strengthen its team and support its long-term strategy for growth.
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24th April 2019

Skills shortage problems for East Midlands SMEs

East Midlands SMEs have battled recruitment problems and a sustained shortage of skilled people since 2016, according to analysis of an independent report.
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19th April 2019

Home Instead to open offices in the centre of Market Harborough

Home Instead Senior Care’s Market Harborough & South Leicestershire branch is excited to be expanding to new premises in Harborough.
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18th April 2019

Associate Director for Tank

Digital PR agency Tank has promoted Max Bevis to the position of associate director, following a sustained period of growth for the Nottingham-based agency.
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18th April 2019

Cartwright strengthens team with senior PR consultant

Cartwright Communications has boosted its team of PR and digital experts with three new hires, including Lucy Capaldo as senior PR consultant.
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18th April 2019

A great business base speaks for itself

Loughborough University Science and Enterprise Park (LUSEP) is one of the largest of its kind in the UK – and 2019 will see it continue to grow.
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18th April 2019

Survey reveals biggest barriers to retirement plans in the East Midlands

Lack of suitable homes and high property prices are the biggest barriers to retirement plans in the East Midlands, survey reveals
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18th April 2019

Call for business rates relief scheme to help struggling childcare sector

The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) is calling for a new 100% business rates relief scheme for childcare providers in England, reflecting the mounting cost pressures on the sector.
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18th April 2019

Ramsey’s has perfect recipe for rise in flexible working

More and more people are choosing to ditch the office to work from home - and one kitchen supplier is rising to the challenge of providing the perfect environment for workers.
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16th April 2019

Roythornes strengthens food and drink team with new hire

Roythornes Solicitors has appointed food and drink expert Hannah Leese in order to grow the firm’s litigation team and support its long-term strategy for growth.
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16th April 2019

Lincolnshire solicitor celebrates 40 years in the job

A Grantham solicitor who became qualified just before Margaret Thatcher became prime minister is celebrating 40 years of being in the job.
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16th April 2019

Public sector consultancy set for growth after buy-out

A Nottingham-based consultancy which works with local authorities and the NHS to help transform public services, has undergone a six-figure buy-out of its original investors.
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16th April 2019

Lack of suitable homes and high property prices are the biggest barriers to retirement plans in the East Midlands, survey reveals

Those planning for retirement in the East Midlands have revealed the biggest barriers to achieving their retirement property plans in a survey from Market Harborough Building Society.
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15th April 2019

Everybody’s free to feel GOOD! at The Lifestyle Show

Nineties pop icon Rozalla, will be the special guest performer at a ‘first of its kind’ event in Derby which will give local and online businesses the opportunity to showcase their products and services.
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15th April 2019

More than £1.5m to be invested in Fleckney

More than £1.5 million pounds is set to be invested in and around the Leicestershire village of Fleckney thanks to a new development by housebuilder David Wilson Homes, Fleckney Fields.
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12th April 2019

Focus Consultants appointed on historic Coventry scheme

Focus Consultants has been appointed as quantity surveyors on a £5.5m project to restore Coventry’s Grade II* listed Drapers’ Hall in time for the city being UK City of Culture in 2021.
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12th April 2019

Campions Solicitors open office in Derby

Legal firm Campions Solicitors are opening a new office on Pride Park in Derby following a deal brokered by Salloway Property Consultants.
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11th April 2019

Surveyor Dan strengthens property management team

Surveyor Dan Shaw has joined the Lincoln office of national commercial property consultancy Lambert Smith Hampton (LSH), strengthening the property management team.
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11th April 2019

Turnover boost is a perfect 25th birthday present for Solmar Villas

A commitment to hand-picking villas and increasing its distribution network has helped an East Midlands travel specialist secure a record-breaking year.
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11th April 2019

First Poké bar in the region opens in Nottingham

East Midlands foodies looking for a taste of the tropics can enjoy fresh Hawaiian cuisine from the region’s first Poké bar which opened in Nottingham city centre on Sunday 7th April, creating 10 new jobs in the city.
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11th April 2019

Modular buildings firm completes new ‘forever home’ for RSPCA Radcliffe centre

A dedicated team have a new, state-of-the-art home to help them rescue and rehome distressed animals, after working with one of Britain’s leading modular building companies.
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10th April 2019

Nottinghamshire Haulage Company Unveils Major Expansion Plans

Colwick-based haulage company, Fusion Supply Chain Solutions, has unveiled ambitious plans to expand its operations.
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4th April 2019

Howes Percival appointed to The Insolvency Service's £16m legal panel

Howes Percival has been re-appointed to The Insolvency Service's legal panel to provide a range of services in England, Wales and Scotland. 
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3rd April 2019

J Tomlinson enjoys hat-trick success at the East Midlands Bricks Awards

J Tomlinson is celebrating after scooping three accolades at the annual East Midlands Bricks Awards.
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3rd April 2019

Lincolnshire farm bequest to be let on the open market

Lincolnshire Agricultural Society is offering the open market an opportunity to occupy and farm Trafford Farm in Lincolnshire, after being gifted the property by well-respected Lincolnshire farmer, the late Miss Shelia Trafford.
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3rd April 2019

J Tomlinson completes refurbishment of Leicestershire sexual health clinic

J Tomlinson has completed a state-of-the-art refurbishment scheme on behalf of Leicester City Council.
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2nd April 2019

Cowens grows senior team as business expands

Following a period of rapid business growth, Midlands insurance broker, Cowens, part of Cowens Group, has appointed yet another Senior Account Handler.
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2nd April 2019

2019 ProCon Awards tickets gone in sixty seconds

Tickets for the 2019 ProCon Leicestershire property and construction awards ceremony sold out in one minute on Tuesday [April 2].
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2nd April 2019

Jomast hands over new Elder Way hotel to Premier Inn

The multi-million-pound transformation of the former Co-op department store on Elder Way in Chesterfield has been completed by Jomast Developments.
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1st April 2019

Encore Reports Record £72m Turnover

Encore Personnel, the specialist recruitment firm that supplies Blue Collar staff to industry throughout the UK, has released its latest trading figures, recording its most successful year to date with a turnover figure of £72 million in 2018 - an increas
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1st April 2019

Property agency makes eight promotions at Ashby office

A leading property agency has made eight promotions at its Ashby office – including a new partner - as the firm sees a record number of employees advance in the business.
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1st April 2019

Small business blue Monday strikes as new tax regime, business rates and pension costs bite

Small businesses across the East Midlands will be faced with hikes to their business rates bills, with councils across the region set to rake in £1,441 million over the next year.
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29th March 2019

Glass coatings firm sees bright future in Nottingham

A company which has developed a revolutionary glass coating that protects against the sun has set up its headquarters in Nottingham following a £250,000 investment from the MEIF Proof of Concept & Early Stage Fund, managed by Mercia and part of the Midlan
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29th March 2019

John Pye Auctions marks £50m in Marchington sales

UK award winning John Pye Auctions is celebrating £50million in sales and its 1,000th auction at its flagship hub in Marchington, Staffordshire.
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29th March 2019

Increased sales and trading profit drive Co-op’s work to support local communities

Central England Co-operative has announced its year end results, to 26 January 2019, revealing a strong financial performance.
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28th March 2019

Rippon Homes hands over the last of brand new affordable homes to Acis

Mansfield based housebuilder Rippon Homes has handed over the remaining five of its affordable homes to registered provider Acis, at its Roman Meadow development in Welton near Lincoln.
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28th March 2019

LK2 bolsters marketing team with new hire

THE GROWING firm of architecture, sports and leisure specialists, LK2 has welcomed marketing and communications manager Marc Rhodes to raise awareness of its high-profile work.
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28th March 2019

Footprints CEC wants your vote to win up to £50,000 of National Lottery Funding

A local charity in Nottingham is calling for your vote to secure up to £50,000 of National Lottery funding as part of this year’s People’s Projects.
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28th March 2019

In-demand industrial unit snapped up in rapid deal

An industrial unit in Nottinghamshire has been acquired by an East Midlands based property developer in a deal which completed just three months from commencement of marketing, national commercial property consultancy Lambert Smith Hampton (LSH) announced
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28th March 2019

RHCV drives forward with new £3.5m site

Work has started on a brand new £3.5m head office and service site for independent Renault Truck dealership RH Commercial Vehicles (RHCV), in Nottingham, as part of its strategic investment plan to enhance its facilities.
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28th March 2019

Derbyshire businesswoman up for major business award

An ex-scuba diver for blockbuster movies, now turned local businesswoman, has been nominated for a national award.
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27th March 2019

Wacker Neuson chooses Stirlin for central dealership

Global provider of construction machines, equipment and services, Wacker Neuson, has appointed Lincolnshire-based Stirlin Plant as its sales dealer for the central region.
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27th March 2019

Strong start to 2019 at Hinckley & Rugby BS

Hinckley & Rugby Building Society has started 2019 with an £18m increase in its mortgage balances in the first three months of its financial year. £46m was advanced up to the end of February. At the end of its first quarter (from December 1 2018 to Februa
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27th March 2019

No.1 Great Central Square offices set for early completion

The completion date for the office element of the exciting mixed-use development, Great Central Square, has been brought forward to July 2019, helping to meet occupier demand and deliver much needed new build office space in Leicester city centre.
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26th March 2019

New appointment bolsters Notts law firm's commercial property team

Nelsons strenthens commercial property department with new appointment
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26th March 2019

J Tomlinson completes 50,000 sq. ft. West Midlands commercial units

J Tomlinson has completed construction of over 50,000 sq. ft of industrial units at a popular trade park in Evesham, Worcestershire.
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26th March 2019

Trio of new hires for Leicester law firm Bray & Bray

Leicester-based law firm, Bray & Bray has made three new appointments, in the wake of sustained growth in instructions for its private client and commercial teams.
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26th March 2019

Glass coatings firm sees bright future in Nottingham

A company which has developed a revolutionary glass coating that protects against the sun has set up its headquarters in Nottingham following a £250,000 investment from the MEIF Proof of Concept & Early Stage Fund, managed by Mercia and part of the Midlan
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26th March 2019

Plans revealed for £20m, 16-unit industrial scheme at Trent Gateway, Beeston, by developers Chancerygate and Hines

Developers have announced plans to build a new 16-unit industrial and warehouse scheme worth around £20m at Trent Gateway in Beeston, near Nottingham.
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25th March 2019

Big acquisition for Midlands business One Connectivity

One Connectivity is a communications provider based in Castle Donington that services customers all over the UK.
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25th March 2019

Quartet of Derby city centre landmarks to receive crucial investment

A Nottingham-based investment company has acquired four extraordinary properties in Derby, kickstarting a £4m project to create a selection of new residential spaces in the city’s vibrant Cathedral quarter. 
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25th March 2019

Staff from Eggleston Steel being given a demonstration of the LVD pressbrake machine at the company's facility in Banbury.

ONE of Derby's oldest companies is weathering the political storm clouds by preparing for its biggest-ever investment in new equipment.
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25th March 2019

Insuring Your Future to Ensure Business Success: Top Tips for Entrepreneurs

The East Midlands has just been named as the second-best place to start a business in the UK, reflecting the boom in entrepreneurship in the region over recent years.
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22nd March 2019

Public consultation event for the development of Becketwell to be held in Derby's intu centre

Members of the public, local residents and businesses will have the opportunity to view proposals for the development of the Becketwell area of the city at a public consultation event, which is taking place in Derby’s intu centre.
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22nd March 2019

TAB Derby strengthens partnership with Chamber in Pride Park move

The Alternative Board Derby has strengthened its partnership with East Midlands Chamber by moving into its offices on Pride Park.
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21st March 2019

Incentives on new homes are just what the doctor ordered for NHS staff

Five star housebuilder David Wilson Homes East Midlands is offering NHS staff in Leicestershire exclusive incentives when purchasing a new home in the area.
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