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Border firms invited to network at Kelso Racecourse event

The event - open to businesses in the Borders, Northumberland, Dumfries & Galloway and the Lothians - will be held in the Pavilion Marquee, Kelso Racecourse, between noon and 3pm

Sunderland event to help pair firms with graduates

The National Glass Centre in Sunderland
Sunderland companies are invited to find out more about how highly skilled graduates can help their businesses grow at a network event this month

Muckle LLP launch year of Toma Fund support

Hugh Welch, Senior Partner, Muckle LLP
Muckle LLP has chosen to support Gateshead-based Toma Fund as its main charity to benefit from 12 months of support and fundraising

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Racing at Kelso Racecourse

Border firms invited to network at Kelso Racecourse event

The event - open to businesses in the Borders, Northumberland, Dumfries & Galloway and the Lothians - will be held in the Pavilion Marquee, Kelso Racecourse, between noon and 3pm

The National Glass Centre in Sunderland

Sunderland event to help pair firms with graduates

Sunderland companies are invited to find out more about how highly skilled graduates can help their businesses grow at a network event this month

Hugh Welch, Senior Partner, Muckle LLP

Muckle LLP launch year of Toma Fund support

Muckle LLP has chosen to support Gateshead-based Toma Fund as its main charity to benefit from 12 months of support and fundraising

Joanne Leng

Energi Coast says Government support for offshore projects is a 'step forward'

Energi Coast, the North East renewables supply chain group, has said the Government’s financial support for five new UK offshore wind projects represents a major step forward for the industry

Allan Kelly

R3 research points to strong recovery for manufacturing in the North East

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Jaimie Hocking, Mark Walton and Richard Ponton

Record £1m sales target for growing city agency Walton Robinson

Newcastle housing firm Walton Robinson is on course to make its first £1m in sales as it marks 13 years in business

Paul McEldon

North East businessmen shortlisted for entrepreneur award

Three leading businessmen from the region have been shortlisted in EY’s North of England Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards 2014

Naylors

New MD as Naylors sets sights on best year yet

Naylors Chartered Surveyors, which has offices on Tyneside and Teesside, has seen a surge of new instructions as business confidence improves

Soho66 is a trading name of Pebbletree Ltd

Sunderland based Soho66 commended in two national award schemes

Sunderland based communications service provider Soho66 has been highly commended in two national award schemes

Kevin Brennan, Chief Executive of Quorn Foods

Quorn Foods' Billingham site expansion leads to 400 new jobs

Quorn Foods is building a third fermenter at its Billingham site to keep up with growing global demand for its meat-free products

In the three months to April, growth in total order books and domestic orders was the strongest since 1995

Factory orders rising at fastest speed since 1995

The CBI's Industrial Trends survey found that in the three months to April, growth in total order books and domestic orders was the strongest since 1995

Gateshead Foodbank

Riverside housing firm donates £500 to Gateshead Foodbank

Riverside volunteers take 'opportunity to give something back' by donating £500 of funding to Gateshead Foodbank

North East Business Awards 2014: All the companies in the running for top prizes at next month's awards

With little more than a week to go until the 2014 North East Business Awards, here's a reminder of which firms are in contention for the top prizes

Amec

Amec trading in line with expectations

Engineering and project management giant, Amec, which has bases in Newcastle and North Shields, says its year-to-date trading remains in line with expectations

A Sports Direct shop

Strong trading at Sports Direct International plc

Sports Direct International plc has reported strong trading for the nine weeks leading to March 30, 2014

Ogilvie's Gateshead office

Jobs boost at Ogilvie Communications following £750,000 Gateshead office investment

Technology group Ogilvie Communications has invested £750,000 in more than doubling the size of its North East office

Mauro Biagioni, Michael Weatherhead, Joanne Pratt, Calum Ryder and Lynn Saul

Annual Deals Survey: A tentative start to the M&A year for the North East

After a sluggish few years the UK economy is moving forward at a great rate, sparking increasing deals activity. But that isn't necessarily reflected here in the North East, as Paul Mankin, corporate finance partner at PwC in Newcastle, explains in his examination of Q1 2014

Christine Shattock, Rosalind Copeland and Norma Wright, with Theodora and Peter Adegbie and Graham Brown

Sunderland Chapel Of Light charity create community hub in Southwick

The Sunderland Chapel Of Light International took over the former St Columba’s Church on Cornhill Road in Southwick in 2012

Angus Long

Gosforth businessman launches Happylegs product

It's a hopefully comfortable road to success for Gosforth healthcare entrepreneur Angus Long, who has pooled his years of experience into a product called Happylegs that is about to be trialled

Derek and Elaine Armstrong with Jonathan Bell, of Tyne Valley Motorhomes

Tyne Valley Motorhomes targets 20% turnover increase within three years

Tyne Valley Motorhomes is targeting a £1.8m increase in turnover after seeing sales rocket to 56% above target in the first quarter of 2014

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North East Business Awards 2014: All the companies in the running for top prizes at next month's awards

The Economic Forecast Breakfast at Ramside Hall

Economic Forecast Breakfast highlights key issues for North East economy

The Liquid Envy nightclub, Newcastle

Newcastle nightclub to be demolished for student housing

 

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