How we use Cookies
Charlie Peppiatt, chief executive officer of Stadium

Hartlepool-based Stadium Group acquires wireless specialist for £8m

A key acquisition by Teesside-based Stadium Group will see the firm take advantage of the ever-growing mobile wireless market.

Gateshead firm ITPS uses Let's Grow cash to fuel expansion

ITPS finance director Michael Jopling with ITPS managing director Garry Sheriff
The Let's Grow Fund is driving ITPS' plans to become the region's biggest independent IT firm

SITS Group reveal record annual turnover

Chairman Geoff Hodgson, Russell Henderson, Phil Cambers, Paul Watson, Kevin Almond, Paul Rutherford
The Cramlington-based cloud tech specialists SITS Group say a cross sector client base has helped growth

Pay warning as men beat women in North East salaries

Manpower's figures come after concern amid rising unemployment in the North East, one of the few regions to buck the national trend

North East peers launch attack on Government farming policies

Matt Ridley
Viscount Ridley leads call for an end to wasteful public subsidy for organic farms

Business Interviews

Charlie Peppiatt, chief executive officer of Stadium

Hartlepool-based Stadium Group acquires wireless specialist for £8m

A key acquisition by Teesside-based Stadium Group will see the firm take advantage of the ever-growing mobile wireless market.

Pay warning as men beat women in North East salaries

Manpower's figures come after concern amid rising unemployment in the North East, one of the few regions to buck the national trend

Gateshead firm ITPS uses Let's Grow cash to fuel expansion

ITPS finance director Michael Jopling with ITPS managing director Garry Sheriff
The Let's Grow Fund is driving ITPS' plans to become the region's biggest independent IT firm
Paul Woolston, chair of the North East LEP, with Geoff Clark of Ravensworth Property Developments

North East LEP agrees funding to help build Portobello Trade Park

Trade park off the A1(M) at Birtley expected to create 244 jobs with new industrial units

Alnwick shopping parade fully occupied after string of deals

Paul Scrimshaw, owner of Marilyn & Melrose, which has taken a five-year lease on 12 Narrowgate, Alnwick
Four independent businesses have taken up space in properties on Narrowgate, a popular retail hub in Alnwick's Castle Quarter

Investing in the future of the North East

Aerial shot of the Team Valley Trading Estate
Two leading commercial property experts explain the importance of inward investment in the North East
Matt Ridley

North East peers launch attack on Government farming policies

Viscount Ridley leads call for an end to wasteful public subsidy for organic farms

Auction reports

Wilodge Eyecandy made 9,000gns at the British Limousin Cattle Society Breeders’ Sale at Borderway Mart, Carlisle
Acklington Mart, Darlington Mart, Hexham Mart, Longtown Mart, St Boswells Mart, Wooler Mart

Manifesto launched to support rural areas

The new CLA President Henry Robinson on the farm near Cirencester
The CLA has launched its manifesto – Unlock the Countryside’s Potential – in the run-up to next year’s general election
GoodBrews owners Anthony Dickson and Samantha Smallwood and Nexus Operations Manager John Souter

Good Brews! Young bus driver turned coffee shop entrepreneur starts up in Gateshead

A former bus driver and his girlfriend have launched a coffee shop at Gateshead Interchange

Former professional footballer creates franchise opportunity

Former Newcastle United and Middlesbrough centre-half, Anthony (Anth) Cole who has set up a new business
One-time Toon star Anthony Cole aims to create the football stars of the future through his business

How Newcastle University graduate is making a business from hyperlapse film technology

Stills taken from Newcastle In Motion by Jack Fisher
22-year-old Jack Fisher who wowed the city with a video of iconic Tyneside sites discusses how his business is growing rapidly

Videos & Photos

The Hop and Cleaver, on Newcastle Quayside.

Offshore 44 becomes Hop & Cleaver on the Quayside

Siemens Lead Craftsman Brian Shotton, at the Hebburn Plant, talks to Baroness Kramer during her visit.

Siemens' jobs boost is the start of a 'rail renaissance', manufacturers claim

Stills taken from Newcastle In Motion by Jack Fisher

How Newcastle University graduate is making a business from hyperlapse film technology

 

Journalists

Dan Warburton
Chief News Reporter
David Whetstone
Culture Editor
Adrian Pearson
Regional Affairs Correspondent
Angela Upex
Head of Business
Mark Douglas
Chief Sports Writer
Stuart Rayner
Sports Writer