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5th Anniversary for Outstanding North East Adoption Agency

5th Anniversary for Outstanding North East Adoption Agency 20th May 2019

Since opening their doors in 2014, Wearside based ARC Adoption North East, have continued to go from strength to strength experiencing many highlights, including growing from an initial team of seven to 22 employees,...

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Startup competition partners with leading regional businesses as it returns for 2019 20th May 2019

North East-based competition, the If We Can You Can (IWCYC) Challenge, has unveiled its regional business partnerships for 2019 as it launches the 11th year of its annual startup challenge. Amongst the partners is...

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Health visitor aims to set a high standard in aesthetics

Health visitor aims to set a high standard in aesthetics 20th May 2019

A North East health professional who is passionate about improving standards in the aesthetics industry has launched her own treatments clinic. Having worked for the past 30 years as a nurse, midwife and health...

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Local musician takes to the stage

Local musician takes to the stage 14th May 2019

Local musician Will Jennison will be reaching new heights this Thursday when he, along with his live band, will take to the stage at iconic Newcastle venue The Cluny for a very exclusive musical...

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First business born from Sunderland start-up initiative

First business born from Sunderland start-up initiative 13th May 2019

A counselling service to improve the mental health of children in Sunderland is the first business to be born from a programme designed to encourage start-ups in the west area of the city. The...

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Sunderland Echo is on the move

Sunderland Echo is on the move 1st May 2019

Sunderland Echo is relocating to new offices at the North East Business and Innovation Centre (BIC) in Sunderland’s Enterprise Park East. The Echo team will be located in their new home from Tuesday 7th...

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North wins £2m to support Angel Investment Accelerator Pilots  from Innovate UK

North wins £2m to support Angel Investment Accelerator Pilots from Innovate UK 30th April 2019

A new pilot funding programme to encourage Business Angels in the regions to bring investment and expertise to pioneering innovative small and medium companies has awarded £2m to two North-based projects. A total of...

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Office expert picks the BIC for North East business

Office expert picks the BIC for North East business 25th April 2019

Charlie Dawson is something of an expert when it comes to work space, having spent the past 25 years working in the office refurbishment industry. So, he knew exactly what he was looking for...

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North East Fund reaches 100 investments milestone

North East Fund reaches 100 investments milestone 24th April 2019

Trailblazing company Arquer Diagnostics has become the North East Fund’s 100th investment after securing £1.8m to help take a revolutionary new bladder cancer diagnostics kit to the global marketplace. The investment will support the...

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Work Discovery Week inspires career in medicine

Work Discovery Week inspires career in medicine 24th April 2019

A SUNDERLAND medical student has praised the city’s innovative employability programme in helping him make the right career choice. Work Discovery Week has run since 2013, connecting young people with the region’s leading businesses...

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