New course puts students in the heart of a creative hub in Newcastle city centre

Breeze Creatives explain why they are bringing arts education into the midst of a creative hub in Newcastle city centre

Camerons Brewery expands after £150,000 funds injection

Hartlepool business is one of 10 so far to benefit from the £2.4m Tees Valley Business Compass Scheme, designed to deliver sustainable growth

Teesside University partnership with Clicksco helps students launch new start-ups

Using lean start-up business practices, an 11-strong group from Teesside University have created three new digital businesses

Guy Browning urges businesses to "break the golden rules"

How can businesses grow? Humorist Guy Browning has some ideas

Hundreds flock to Tees Valley Business Summit

Record numbers of delegates and exhibitors attended a key event in Teesside's business calendar

Expansion for growing Redcar technology firm Switch-Growth Ltd

Redcar-based Switch-Growth, a data and information management firm, is doubling in size

North East Business Executive of the Year Awards 2014

Drive, dynamism and leadership - these are just some of the qualities the judges will be looking for in the 31st year of the North East Business Executive of the Year Awards

Social enterprise launched following Teesside University internship

A film and multimedia social enterprise has been launched following a successful internship at Teesside University

Peterlee Business Park Group group helps SMEs access support

Peterlee Business Park Group brought together experts to help more than 100 firms from across the North East with their expansion plans

The North East is one of the safest places for students in the country

Authors of the report call on universities to research crime around their campuses

The Journal's North East Schools Awards 2014 finalists are unveiled

The annual North East Schools Awards celebrate excellence in education and today we reveal our 2014 finalists

The Journal School Awards: Time to nominate the North East's education heroes

Time is running out to nominate the real heroes of North East education at The Journal's Schools Awards

Teesside University link helps WRL Glass Media thrive

Middlesbrough recycling company WRL Glass Media has grown sales while working with Teesside University

North East School Awards 2014: Your chance to nominate

Entries have been flooding in for this year's North East School awards which honours schools, staff and pupils

DigitalCity 10th anniversary brings digital skills focus to the North East

As scores of people attended the DigitalCity 10th anniversary celebration, DigitalCity head David Jeffries announced the direction the organisation will be taking in its next decade

School Awards 2014: Celebrating all that is best in region's schools

Schools, staff and pupils across the North East will get to see their hard work rewarded as part of this year’s Journal School Awards

Celebrating the best of our schools at awards ceremony

The Journal is today launching awards which will recognise the very best of the work that is going on in the North East’s schools.

C&A Pumps go global with latest pump contracts

C&A Pumps and Engineering has been appointed to supply and maintain products for the German firm Vogelsang

New investment scheme creates up to 700 new jobs for Tees Valley

Up to 700 new jobs could be created after the launch of a new investment scheme to support businesses in the Tees Valley

Why a French film-maker is addicted to Pennine sheep

Film-maker Magali Pettier talks about her latest documentary project Addicted to Sheep

Meet the North East's Digital Leaders: Decision-makers assembled to help digital sector

A crack team of influential decision-makers has been assembled to help speed growth and close the skills gap in the North East's digital sector

Teesside University manager gets UKBI award

An organisation devoted to helping fledgling businesses succeed has praised the work of a Teesside University employee Eileen Wicks

North Star Housing Group and Teesside University team up for giving project

North Star Housing Group and Teesside University have partnered up for a project that measures the value of giving

Nifco partnership will nurture Teesside talent

Teesside University has joined forces with one of the North East's leading manufacturers to create new business opportunities in the Tees Valley

Teesside University leads way to business growth

Small businesses in the region will have the chance to benefit from thousands of pounds worth of business support from Teesside University over the next 18 months

Universities and colleges set to lose £16 million as Government threatens support for deprived students

Cash which benefits Higher Education institutions across the North East could be lost as the Government tries to plug a funding black hole

C & A Safety Solutions helps firms to tackle ISO accreditations

Hartlepool-based company C & A Safety Solutions identified a gap in the market after swift accreditation successes

North East student named among world's best games developers

A Teesside University Computer Games Art student has been named as one of the world's top games developers

DigitalCity Fellowships funds could make ideas a reality

A filmmaker is encouraging entrepreneurs to sign up for a Fellowship programme that helped him achieve his dream of founding his own production company

US visit confirms North East BIM leadership

Region leading the way on technology, says Johnathan Munkley of Niven

Teesside University graduate takes skills home to Ghana

A Ghanaian graduate is hoping to use the skills he acquired at Teesside University to benefit his home country

Tait Walker appoint new managing partner

North East independent accountancy firm Tait Walker has appointed a new managing partner as well as creating six new jobs.

University expertise helps businesses thrive

Region's Knowledge Transfer Partnerships praised for generating millions of pounds of business

Teesside University project adopted by UK call centres

A North East businesswoman has seen her university project on call centre induction put in place across the UK

C&A Pumps and Engineering secures chemical industry deals

An engineering firm is on target to turnover £1.2m next year after winning significant contracts within the chemicals industry

Searchcamp team with Teesside University

Moves to create a more vibrant start-up culture in the Tees Valley are taking another step forward at Teesside University as part of this year's Global Entrepreneurship Week

One man show portrays real-life story of Tyneside Irish family

Barbara Hodgson hears how the worlds of academia and theatre have merged to produce a one-man theatre show

Teesside University to lead £1m food research project

Teesside University teams up with Sainsburys in a £1m project to find ways to reduce fat in fried food

DigitalCity backs app creation by Law Clinic

Teesside University's Law Clinic has developed two unique apps to help people negotiate complex legal processes saving time and cost

Teesside University shortlisted for national award

Teesside University has cemented its reputation as one of the UK's most enterprising universities, after being shortlisted for a national award

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