Gordon Banham CEO Hargreaves Services Plc updated

Durham-based Hargreaves confident despite revenue drop

Hargreaves Services Plc, has seen turnover and profit plummet in the midst of 'unprecedented' market challenges

An artist's impression of Hargreaves' plans for the Blindwells, East Lothian site

Hargreaves Services plc plot development of former Scottish opencast mine into town

The Durham-based group hope to turn the Blindwells site in East Lothian into a 1,600 home development with a school, supermarket and work space

Regent Centre at Gosforth

The Journal Annual North East Business Review 2014: September

Businessman Barry Moat left Lugano; the Regent Centre was sold in a £296m deal and pharmaceuticals firm Aesica was acquired for £230m

Gordon Banham CEO Hargreaves Services plc

Hargreaves Services PLC confirms Monckton site closure

Streamlining of operations follows prolonged turmoil in coke market, but other areas of business remain strong

Hargreaves Services updated

Hargreaves signals 120 potential redundancies at Yorkshire coke plant

The mining group also intends to raise its dividend payout level as capital is created by streamling strategy

Hargreaves Services

Hargreaves grows profits during 'challenging' year

County Durham mining group Hargreaves overcomes difficult market conditions to maintain strong trade

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Hargreaves Services sell Stockton-based Imperial Tankers Limited in £26.9m deal

Stockton-headquartered Imperial Tankers Limited will become part of North West-based Suttons Transport Group

View from near Whittonstall towards New Ridley

UK Coal pulls Hoodsclose opencast plan at the eleventh hour

UK Coal has withdrawn its bid to mine over two million tonnes of coal over a seven year period on the outskirts of a rural Northumberland village

County Durham firm confirms assistance in UK Coal wind down

County Durham coal mining and transport company Hargreaves Services plc has described the closure of UK Coal as a “sombre day” for the industry

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Hargreaves Services plans to expand after solid six months

Hargreaves Services Plc has announced it has plans for further growth and investment after posting strong interim results for the six months ended November 30, 2013

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Hargreaves Services plc on track to meet full year targets

Coal mining and transport company Hargreaves Services plc are 'optimistic' about performance

Failed coal producer owes millions to North East organisations

The collapse of Britain’s biggest coal producer has left local authorities and many North East companies out of pocket to the tune of £5m

Hargreaves Services

Hargreaves Services bouncing back after challenges

County Durham-based Hargreaves Services says it has experienced a "challenging and rewarding year", reporting a loss but growing its surface mining business "to become the key coal producer and distributor in the UK market"


Production starts at Scottish Coal sites acquired by Hargreaves Services

Coal production has begun at new Scottish sites acquired by Hargreaves Services, the County Durham firm has revealed in its trading update

Bill Scott won the award in 2011

North East Business Executive Awards: The Role of Honour

The North East Businessman of the Year Award, now known as the North East Business Executive of the Year, has been presented since the 1980's

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Hargreaves Services gets Scottish energy sites

Coal group Hargreaves Services is to restart operations at five opencast mines closed after the collapse of Scottish Coal

Andrew Hodgson

North East Business Executive of the Year 2012: Winner

The man who has reinvented the fortunes of what is now one of the North East's most successful engineering companies has spoken of his delight at being named this year's North East Business Executive of the Year

Investment advice experts

Brewin Dolphin is the only UK investment management firm to have its investment banking division headquarters outside London.

Review of the year

Review of the year

We look back at the highs and lows of 2007 for businesses in the North-East.

Transport group integrates its buys

THE UK stock market was in the doldrums yesterday after a lacklustre session from Wall Street on Monday amid concerns about the continuing sub-prime problems.


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