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Kieron Brady pictured playing for Sunderland AFC in the 1990s

Former Sunderland AFC footballer tackles prejudice and discrimination across workplaces

Kieron Brady's consultancy business has recently launched an e-learning product aimed at employers

UK first as Career College launches in South Tyneside

South Tyneside College in South Shields
An innovative partnership in South Tyneside is set to lead the way on a new approach to skills training and further education

NBA welcomes Red Tractor meeting on proposed assurance changes

Chris Mallon, chief executive of the NBA
Northumberland-based members' organisation seeks clarity over impact of new rules

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Kieron Brady pictured playing for Sunderland AFC in the 1990s

Former Sunderland AFC footballer tackles prejudice and discrimination across workplaces

Kieron Brady's consultancy business has recently launched an e-learning product aimed at employers

South Tyneside College in South Shields

UK first as Career College launches in South Tyneside

An innovative partnership in South Tyneside is set to lead the way on a new approach to skills training and further education

Chris Mallon, chief executive of the NBA

NBA welcomes Red Tractor meeting on proposed assurance changes

Northumberland-based members' organisation seeks clarity over impact of new rules

Equipment at DeepOcean

DeepOcean to shed North East jobs as oil industry crisis spreads

The subsea engineering specialists confirmed expected redundancies amidst falling oil prices and lack of renewables work

The Plough in Alnwick, Northumberland, which is reopening as a boutique inn

Plough Inn makeover to form part of major Punch Taverns investment

Punch Taverns are spending £45m on updating their portfolio of pubs - including the Plough Inn in Alnwick

Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley

Sports Direct increases Debenhams share option

Mike Ashley's company now has the right to buy 16.6% of department store, but will remain a 'supportive stakeholder'

Ian Malcolm, managing director, ElringKlinger (Great Britain) Ltd

North East apprenticeship vacancies rise 45%

Encouraging statistics for region's skills base, but Redcar manufacturer says more must be done to encourage new entrants to industry

Chris Gray- Head of fundraising for CHUF

Business Interview: Chris Gray, head of fundraising at CHUF

Former civil servant "fell into" charity work but now spearheads fundraising at North East health body

From left, Ian Tracey, Roy Sandbach and Simon Green at the launch of Venturefest North East 2015

Innovative entrepreneurs turn out for Venturefest launch

Conference will provide workshops, high profile speakers and one-to-coaching sessions from industry experts

Kevin Brennan, Chief Executive of Quorn Foods, is pictured at the company's premises in Stokesley

Stateside momentum helps Quorn to achieve record growth

Quorn Foods is growing sales across the globe - and non-vegetarians now accounting for three-quarters of the Teesside firm's customer base

Paul Brannen MEP

MEP Paul Brannen adds voice to the dairy debate

Paul Brannen MEP has visited a dairy farm in Northumberland to see firsthand the impact of the recent milk price crisis

John Rowland, manager Low Beckside Farm, Newton Rigg College at work in the uplands

Grassland focus for first northern uplands conference

Business opportunities, succession plans and innovation on the agenda for event on February 5

A CGI of how the Glass House champagne bar in Newcastle will look when complete

Glass House champagne bar: A first look at work on the Newcastle venue

Panoramic photos show how the luxury champagne bar on Dean Street is gradually taking shape

ScS

ScS private equity owners line up £35million stock market listing

The Sunderland-based furniture retailer ScS is set to float on the London Stock Exchange at the end of January

The Rex Hotel in Whitley Bay

Malhotra Group buys Whitley Bay's Rex Hotel out of administration

The landmark Rex Hotel on Whitley Bay's seafront had fallen into administration due to "spiralling" debts

An artist's impression of the hotel Xsite architects are working on in Blyth

Xsite progresses its role at key Blyth regeneration scheme

New appointment sees xsite continue its involvement with Arch’s estimated £20m mixed use landmark scheme.

From left, Rising Stars graduates Jaedon Ross, Chelsea Dryden and Sam Thompson with Louise Ball of Baltic Training Services

UK first for North East as Apprentice Hub aims to narrow IT skills gap

Employer network Dynamo is teaming up with Baltic Training Services to benefit both young people and employers looking for qualified candidates

An artist's impression of the £10m trade and retail park that will create around 300 jobs in Durham

Entrepreneur reveals details for £10m County Durham trade and retail park

Andrew Ward has high hopes the multi-million pound plan will be granted planning consent within weeks

Port of Sunderland

Port of Sunderland is delivering the goods

Port of Sunderland is riding high after posting record highs in import and export tonnage

Artist's impression of a room inside the new 270-bedroom student scheme

Work starts on Newcastle's latest student accommodation scheme

Glass Works is the third scheme for the Ouseburn area - and it's been backed by Hong Kong financiers

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A CGI of how the Glass House champagne bar in Newcastle will look when complete

Glass House champagne bar: A first look at work on the Newcastle venue

Artist's impression of a room inside the new 270-bedroom student scheme

Work starts on Newcastle's latest student accommodation scheme

Developer Kier has taken interior shots while working on Motel One in Newcastle

Motel One shots offer insight into Newcastle building’s heritage

 

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