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Jacksons Law Firm Team Expansion

Jacksons Law Firm Team Expansion 16th October 2018

Award winning North East Law Firm, Jacksons continues to grow with the appointment of new team members and staff promotions. Amie Callan has been recruited to the firm as head of finance and is...

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North East BIC launches new round of innovation funding

North East BIC launches new round of innovation funding 10th October 2018

A programme designed to unlock the innovative potential of North East SMEs has been relaunched by the North East Business and Innovation Centre (BIC). The new programme will build on the success of the...

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VentureFest delivers pitch perfect possibilities for business growth

VentureFest delivers pitch perfect possibilities for business growth 9th October 2018

Sixty-seconds could be enough to transform regional businesses with a unique opportunity to secure investment at the region’s innovation conference. The Innovation SuperNetwork, who plan and deliver VentureFest North East, have announced a refreshed approach to the event’s popular FinanceCamp...

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Halloween small business workshop to take the fear out of contracts

Halloween small business workshop to take the fear out of contracts 4th October 2018

BUSINESS owners planning to bid for public sector contracts can find out how to make the most of the opportunities open to them at a special workshop in Sunderland. Taking the Fear Out of...

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Globetrotting husband and wife inspired to embark on restaurant venture

Globetrotting husband and wife inspired to embark on restaurant venture 26th September 2018

A husband and wife team have opened a new clean-eating restaurant in Seaham. Paul and Linda Barron, who are adventurers at heart, launched Clean Bean restaurant after being inspired from their travels around the...

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Sunderland BID – The next five years

Sunderland BID – The next five years 24th September 2018

CITY PRIDE, city promotion and city voice – those are the priorities at the heart of Sunderland BID’s new business plan. In November eligible businesses from across the city will be able to vote...

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New street ranger hits the streets of Sunderland

New street ranger hits the streets of Sunderland 24th September 2018

A NEW face is pounding the beat across Sunderland city centre in a new initiative from Sunderland Business Improvement District (BID). James Denny is the city’s first SR1 Street Ranger and has been appointed...

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Digital company goes for a pizza the market

Digital company goes for a pizza the market 24th September 2018

A NORTH East digital company is hoping to give fast food retailers a bigger slice of the market, after launching a new site to rival Just Eat. The FoodHouse, which has been designed and...

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North East BIC wins three bids to increase North-East employment

North East BIC wins three bids to increase North-East employment 19th September 2018

The North East Business and Innovation Centre (BIC) has won a contract to help people from black and minority ethnic (BME) backgrounds find employment. The new contract, known as LA7, will see them deliver...

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SAFC Managing Director to address small business owners at conference

SAFC Managing Director to address small business owners at conference 17th September 2018

SUNDERLAND football club managing director Tony Davison will discuss the need to encourage visitors to the city to boost local businesses at a special conference next month. Mr Davison will be one of a...

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