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The Q-Poc diagnostic tool developed by QuantuMDx

QuantuMDx to double headcount and pursue IPO

Commercialisation of innovative handheld devices draws closer with final prototype trials planned

Egger's Hexham investment programme triggers turnover rise of 61%

An aerial view of the Egger facility at Hexham, Northumberland
Egger has invested almost £95m into its Hexham plant over the last five years and sales have soared by 61%

Monday Interview: Valda Goodfellow, co-founder of Goodfellow and Goodfellow

Valda Goodfellow
Valda Goodfellow, the entrepreneur with a passion for North East manufacturing talks BSE, safe sex as a marketing tool and 9/11

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The Q-Poc diagnostic tool developed by QuantuMDx

QuantuMDx to double headcount and pursue IPO

Commercialisation of innovative handheld devices draws closer with final prototype trials planned

An aerial view of the Egger facility at Hexham, Northumberland

Egger's Hexham investment programme triggers turnover rise of 61%

Egger has invested almost £95m into its Hexham plant over the last five years and sales have soared by 61%

Valda Goodfellow

Monday Interview: Valda Goodfellow, co-founder of Goodfellow and Goodfellow

Valda Goodfellow, the entrepreneur with a passion for North East manufacturing talks BSE, safe sex as a marketing tool and 9/11

NFU Deputy President Minette Batters

Concerns remain over changes to bTB testing regime in England, says NFU

Deputy president Minette Batters says communication is key to ensuring a smooth transition to new system

Hexham Mart auctioneer Chris Armstrong in action at the Hay Show

Hexham Auction Mart holds two-day fundraiser for Stay Strong Stu campaign

Since Stu Ridley was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumour, his postive outlook has inspired many to help raise awareness of the condition

Matt Boyle, President and Chief Executive Officer of the electric vehicle control manufacturer Sevcon

Gateshead firm Sevcon creates 20 jobs after getting grant from The Journal's Let's Grow Fund

Grant from the regional growth fund pot will enable Gateshead firm to take on new staff and develop new product

Andrew James celebrates as Durham firm is named North East Company of the Year

Company started by two cousins in a garage has grown to have turnover of £17.4m and nearly 100 employees

Hexham House

Landmark building Hexham House is put up for sale

Northumberland County Council wants to sell Hexham House and adjoining building on Gilesgate as part of property review

The Gazette and Journal North East Business awards final 2015 at Hardwick Hall Co Durham. Winners Andrew Tomlinson and James Buckle from Andrew James online retail

North East Business Awards: Durham's Andrew James named company of the year

Kitchenware specialists started by two cousins have grown year-on-year to reach turnover of £17.4m

The Gazette and Journal North East Business awards final 2015 at Hardwick Hall Co Durham null

North East Business Awards RECAP: updates from the final at Hardwick Hall Hotel

Live updates from the final of the North East Business Awards at Hardwick Hall Hotel

PBP Steering Group members Steve Metcalfe from NSK, Valda Goodfellow from Goodfellow and Goodfellow and Richard Egginton of Sotech

Employers announce plans to create 800 jobs in County Durham

The NECC said the new jobs shows the strategy of "more and better jobs" is coming to fruition

Latest progress on the Co-op building, which is to be reopened as a Premier Inn and retail outlets, Interserve quantity surveyor Dave Robson

North East construction suffers from dip in workloads and labour shortages, survey says

The RICS Q1 2015 survey found the housing market is healthy, but private commercial space and private industrials saw a drop in workload activity

The site of the former Vaux Brewery in Sunderland updated

£100m Sunderland regeneration scheme launched at the National Glass Centre

Scheme involves five key sites around the city, led by the former Vaux brewery in the city centre

Grassland management demonstrations at the first Grassland North event at Newton Rigg College in 2013

Newton Rigg College event will see £5m of grassland management equipment on display

Grassland North will feature working demonstrations from leading companies, Kuhn, Krone, Fendt and Massey Ferguson

Northumbria University Business School

Newcastle Business School at Northumbria University wins small business award

Small Business Charter recognises the business school's work in supporting the start-up of small businesses

Staff at Crowne Plaza in Newcastle

Crowne Plaza Newcastle unveils senior management team ahead of summer opening

Five top roles to join the general manager Andrew Fox have been filled at Crowne Plaza Newcastle-Stephenson Quarter Hotel

Kenneth Kelly, chair of the RICS North East Building Surveying Group

RICS launches North East Building Surveying Group for region's construction sector

RICS has formed the North East Building Surveying Group, headed by chartered building surveyor Kenneth Kelly to meet and discuss issues that are important to the industry

Dominic Murphy, managing director of Geek Talent with Chris Lacey, junior developer

Sunderland's Geek Talent kicked into shape on Google bootcamp

Sunderland-based digital recruitment innovators Geek Talent have landed a place on Google's coveted Launchpad course

Maureen Brown, owner and Managing Director (left) and Melanie Bolton, Associate Director (right), both of Sullivan Brown Resourcing Partners

Deadline extended as strong competition builds for CIPD North East of England HR&D Awards

Companies now have until May 1 to apply for the hotly contested awards taking place on June 11

Alasdair Greig, director of Northstar Ventures

Northstar Ventures launch foundation to fuel North East social enterprises

The Newcastle-based venture capitalists will syphon a proportion of profits into vehicle inspired by Northern Rock Foundation

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Andrew James celebrates as Durham firm is named North East Company of the Year

The Gazette and Journal North East Business awards final 2015 at Hardwick Hall Co Durham. Winners Andrew Tomlinson and James Buckle from Andrew James online retail

North East Business Awards: Durham's Andrew James named company of the year

Journal Business Devolution Breakfast 2015 at the Gosforth Marriott Hotel

The Journal North East devolution debate highlights need for more and better jobs

 

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