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Barrie Hensby, chief executive at NEL Fund Managers

Business investor Barrie Hensby backs Journal's Pay Fair campaign

NEL Fund Managers chief executive Barrie Hensby has seen numerous examples of business growth being slowed down by late payments

Sintons advise on £1.9m Home from Home project at the Freeman Hospital

Anthony Bailes, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust; Ant McPartlin, patron of CHUF; Sarah Parish, Alex Rayner
The Newcastle law firm completed legal work on the facility which will host families of children being trated the the Children's Heart Unit

Major expansion at Dyer Engineering to meet growing order book

Co-owners of Dyer Engineering, Managing Director Graeme Parkins (left) and Finance Director, Richard Bradley (right) inside the new facility in Harelaw
Dyer Engineering is set to swell the ranks from 125 to 160 within the next two years

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Barrie Hensby, chief executive at NEL Fund Managers

Business investor Barrie Hensby backs Journal's Pay Fair campaign

NEL Fund Managers chief executive Barrie Hensby has seen numerous examples of business growth being slowed down by late payments

Anthony Bailes, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust; Ant McPartlin, patron of CHUF; Sarah Parish, Alex Rayner

Sintons advise on £1.9m Home from Home project at the Freeman Hospital

The Newcastle law firm completed legal work on the facility which will host families of children being trated the the Children's Heart Unit

Co-owners of Dyer Engineering, Managing Director Graeme Parkins (left) and Finance Director, Richard Bradley (right) inside the new facility in Harelaw

Major expansion at Dyer Engineering to meet growing order book

Dyer Engineering is set to swell the ranks from 125 to 160 within the next two years

The new Tune Hotel on Newcastle's Quayside

Popular Tune Hotel sounds call for second hotel in Newcastle

Hotel chain Tune opened a 104-bed facility on Newcastle's Quayside last weekend having spent in excess of £8m on renovating Proctor House, which had lain empty for more than two years

Joe Faith, product manager at Google UK

Google man tells North East entrepreneurs that failing fast will speed up success

Joe Faith, a product manager at Google, talked to Venturefest North East about how the search giant goes about innovation

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

Region celebrates business high fliers at Top 200 breakfast

Nissan takes top spot for fourth year in a row, as more than 200 people turn out for business breakfast at Stadium of Light

Supreme champion at Countryside Live 2014, More Of That

Limousins triumph at Countryside Live in Harrogate

Breed takes top positions across the board, including Supreme Beef Championship and Baby Beef championship

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

Managing director of FES International Rob Anderson

FES International report profitable year despite drop in UK turnover

The Northumberland fluid transfer systems firm reported profits of £3.23m

Mike Matthews of Nifco Credit

Six-figure government grant for Teesside's Nifco UK

Mike Matthews said the skills gap remains a 'real threat' but Government cash will help the company address the problem

Chris Johnson and Nicky Atkinson, FW Capital Investment Executives, and Bill Scott CEO, Wilton Engineering Services

New grant scheme could help deliver thousands of jobs to the North East

North East manufacturers can now secure unique financial support which should help them land larger contracts and grow more quickly. Peter McCusker reports

Richard Farrey, director of Silverstone Building Consultancy, with Ian Buckle, finance director of Pulman Group

Silverstone Building Consultancy appointed to drive Pulman's investment programme

Silverstone has created a "pop up" showroom for Pulman to keep the wheels turning before the new dealership opens

North East Business Executive of the Year Award winners from 2013

North East Business Executive of the Year shortlists announced

The waiting is over - the shortlist of finalists in one of the region's biggest awards is finally unveiled

Steve Hadwin, offshore industrial fire tutor, Paul Hutchinson, D&S Construction Services project manager and Chris Brown, technical services manager

Helideck contract propels County Durham firms

Revenues are set to reach £2.5m by April 2015 at D&S Services and D&S Construction

Founder & chief executive of Playlists.net, Kieron Donoghue

Boldon company Playlists.net acquired by Warner-owned company

Newcastle start-up was among the first to capitalise on the opportunities presented by Spotify and streaming music

A Go North East Bus, part of the Go-Ahead company

Robust trading statement published by Newcastle's Go-Ahead Group

Newcastle-headquartered firm Go-Ahead Group published the statement for the period from June 29 to October 20 2014, ahead of its annual general meeting on Friday

Sapient Sensors Limited's field diagnostic equipment

North East firm looking to develop tuberculosis diagnostic device aims to raise £1.6m

Sapient Sensors is hoping to bring its sim card-like field diagnostic tool to market, to prevent disease

Roger McKechnie who founded Tanfield Food Co but stood down as director in 2011

Consett's Tanfield Foods acquired by Aunt Bessies and Campbell's producers Symington's

The North East ambient foods manufacturer was founded by Phileas Fogg entrepreneur, Roger McKechnie

Minister Greg Clark MP

UK Steel Enterprise announces £6m growth scheme

The new fund could unlock the potential for thousands of new, sustainable jobs

INEOS logo

Losses increase to £32.6m at Ineos Newton Aycliffe

Turnover has also dropped by 52% after the firm sold two of its businesses

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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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