Business

Paul Watts and Julie Price of the AMA Group in Peterlee

AMA Group eye second manufacturing facility

A director at the clothing manufacturer believes the "sky in the limit".

Newcastle business fund manager Rivers Capital opens Middlesbrough office

Rivers Capital partners launch of their Middlesbrough Office in Royal Middlehaven House. Left to right, Jonathan Gold, Peter Hiscocks and Dr John White
Newcastle business fund manager Rivers Capital is now aiming to help more Teesside firms to grow

Who ate all the pies? We find the Greggs capital of Britain

Greggs on Neville Street, Newcastle City Centre
Geordies and city bankers like Greggs, accoring to official figures

Music industry heavyweights head to North East for Music Futures conference

Chief executive of music development agency Generator, Jim Mawdsley
The line-up for the fourth Music Futures conference being held at the Baltic gallery in Gateshead has been announced

Nifco director's call to manufacturers at Durham Oktoberfest

Oktober Fest Durham in Newton Aycliffe
Nifco UK's managing director says government money through the Employer Ownership Fund is going untouched

£5m Alnwick housing scheme gets underway

Stephen McCoy, Councillor Allan Hepple, Keith Loraine and Michael Farr
The groundbreaking ceremony in Alnwick represents the start of construction of 58 new homes

Nick Clegg launches TechNorth hub to champion North East technology expertise on the world stage

Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg
Newcastle, Sunderland and Tees Valley will join northern neighbours under the hub which has been launched as part of Northern Futures

Top internet engagers crowned at North East Blogger Awards

The North East Blogger Awards
The best of the region's bloggers have been recognised at the inaugural North East Blogger Awards

Writer Jay Rayner says we should help British farmers by paying more for food

Jay Rayner
Author Jay Rayner tells MPs of that consumers need to pay more for food to protect British farming

Business Supplement: The Top 200, 2014

The Top 200, 2014
The Top 200 North-East Companies supplement is widely regarded as the North East's premier and most prestigious business publication. Read our 84-page supplement here
North East Business Executive of the Year Award winners from 2013

North East Business Executive of the Year shortlists announced

Silk Family Law

Silk Family Law: Offering advice and representation from a vastly-experienced team

Information Technology supplement

Business Supplement: Information Technology

Dynamites 14 supplement

Business Supplement: Dynamites 14

Generator CEO, Jim Mawdsley

The Monday Interview: Jim Mawdsley, chief executive of Generator

Beth Farhat, regional secretary at the Northern TUC

Beth Farhat: North East workers need fair pay

Business Supplement: Change Is Happening

Greggs on Neville Street, Newcastle City Centre

Who ate all the pies? We find the Greggs capital of Britain

Geordies and city bankers like Greggs, according to official figures

Newcastle business fund manager Rivers Capital opens Middlesbrough office

Rivers Capital partners launch of their Middlesbrough Office in Royal Middlehaven House. Left to right, Jonathan Gold, Peter Hiscocks and Dr John White
Newcastle business fund manager Rivers Capital is now aiming to help more Teesside firms to grow

Music industry heavyweights head to North East for Music Futures conference

Chief executive of music development agency Generator, Jim Mawdsley
The line-up for the fourth Music Futures conference being held at the Baltic gallery in Gateshead has been announced

North East works as one at Mipim UK property showcase in London

Last week's Mipim property showcase in London saw an unprecedented public-private partnership come together to sell the North East to potential investors. Christopher Dobson was at the event to see the marketing push

Newcastle City Tavern receives accolade nominations

City Tavern on Northumberland Road, Newcastle
Refurbished to the tune of £250,000, Newcastle City Tavern is up for three industry awards

£250,000 investment in dilapidated Sadberge pub pays off

The Serino family have doubled the workforce at their Sadberge pub The Tuns and also run a successful restaurant in Yarm
Jay Rayner

Writer Jay Rayner says we should help British farmers by paying more for food

Author Jay Rayner tells MPs of that consumers need to pay more for food to protect British farming

DNA of North East business landscape revealed in new data anaylsis

CPI & TATA open £5 million research centre at the Teesside Technology Centre, Grangetown
New analysis of Companies House data reveals some surprising traits of the North East business community

Rural groups welcome moves to lift limits on tractors

Tata Steel, Europe's second largest steel maker, has teamed up with JCB Landpower to create the company's most productive tractor yet, the JCB Fastrac
Speed and weight limits on tractors will be lifted from next Spring
Dan Robinson, chairman of Gus Robinson Developments

Corporate responsibility more than just a bolt-on, says construction boss

A responsible approach to paying firms in its supply chain is crucial at Gus Robinson Developments Ltd

ICM chief calls for culture change on late payments during Commons debate

Philip King, chief executive of The Institute of Credit Management (ICM)
Philip King was among those giving evidence to the committee considering the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Bill

Lifting the lid on the 'Pandora's Box' of the North East construction industry

John Dickson
Owen Pugh Group chairman John Dickson says sector is riddled with unethical behaviour when it comes to paying suppliers
Stephen McCoy, Councillor Allan Hepple, Keith Loraine and Michael Farr

£5m Alnwick housing scheme gets underway

The groundbreaking ceremony in Alnwick represents the start of construction of 58 new homes

Record revenues of £1.48bn for housebuilders Bellway

Bellway Homes, Jameson Fields development in Ponteland updated
Newcastle housebuilders Bellway are toasting record revenues and profits, triggered by the strong customer demand

Lifting the lid on the 'Pandora's Box' of the North East construction industry

John Dickson
Owen Pugh Group chairman John Dickson says sector is riddled with unethical behaviour when it comes to paying suppliers
Paul Watts and Julie Price of the AMA Group in Peterlee

AMA Group eye second manufacturing facility

A director at the clothing manufacturer believes the "sky in the limit".

Nifco director's call to manufacturers at Durham Oktoberfest

Oktober Fest Durham in Newton Aycliffe
Nifco UK's managing director says government money through the Employer Ownership Fund is going untouched

DNA of North East business landscape revealed in new data anaylsis

CPI & TATA open £5 million research centre at the Teesside Technology Centre, Grangetown
New analysis of Companies House data reveals some surprising traits of the North East business community

Videos & Photos

The new Tune Hotel on Newcastle's Quayside

Popular Tune Hotel sounds call for second hotel in Newcastle

Journal and Gazette Top 200 Business Breakfast Awards Stadium of Light updated

Region celebrates business high fliers at Top 200 breakfast

Ally Hunter Blair of Channel 4's First Time Farmers is among those involved in the NFU's latest video

Video highlights farmers' work to protect the environment

 

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