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Companies and Individuals Shortlisted for NEAA 2019 Annual Awards

Companies and Individuals Shortlisted for NEAA 2019 Annual Awards 14th January 2019

Fourteen outstanding nominees have been shortlisted for the second North East Automotive Alliance (NEAA) Annual Awards which will take place next month. The NEAA is delighted to announce the shortlisted nominees for the NEAA...

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Kids’ subscription company celebrates the DVD release of Hotel Transylvania 3

Kids’ subscription company celebrates the DVD release of Hotel Transylvania 3 14th January 2019

Geo Journey, a creative company that helps to educate children about the world, has launched a Hotel Transylvania 3 themed subscription box to celebrate the film’s arrival on DVD and Blu-ray™ on December 3...

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Helping Hand to Set Up New Businesses

Helping Hand to Set Up New Businesses 7th January 2019

More than 200,000 new businesses have used a new one-stop cross-government service allowing new start-ups to register their company and also register for tax at the same time. The Streamlined Company Registration Service, which...

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Sunderland firms come together to support their community this Christmas

Sunderland firms come together to support their community this Christmas 20th December 2018

Marketing agency, Narrative, and the North East Business and Innovation Centre (BIC) have come together this Christmas to support the Sunderland Foodbank. Narrative approached the BIC as part of their Christmas campaign to encourage...

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Crane-making heritage commemorated next to Sunderland’s new bridge

Crane-making heritage commemorated next to Sunderland’s new bridge 19th December 2018

Sunderland’s world famous crane-making heritage has been commemorated with the installation of the original Crown Works sign into the site around the Northern Spire bridge. The old stone plaque from the Crown Works head...

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Software launch set to revolutionise customer communications in the region

Software launch set to revolutionise customer communications in the region 14th December 2018

  Sirius Telecom Limited based at The Hub in Washington has launched unique, cutting edge customer service software designed to revolutionise the way in which local companies handle their multi-channel communications on the likes of Twitter,...

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Your Tax Return – Getting It Right

Your Tax Return – Getting It Right 13th December 2018

Filling in your self-assessment tax return online, by Angela MacDonald, HMRC’s Director General of Customer Services Filling out your online tax return may not be top of your ‘to do’ list this Christmas but...

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Jak HQ’s growth set to accelerate following appointment of new Non-Executive Director

Jak HQ’s growth set to accelerate following appointment of new Non-Executive Director 11th December 2018

Jak HQ, a leading creative agency based in the North East of England, has announced the appointment of its new Non-Executive Director, Gary Lumby. Since being established in 2004, Jak HQ has flourished and...

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Sunderland’s Northern Spire wins prestigious national award

Sunderland’s Northern Spire wins prestigious national award 29th November 2018

Sunderland’s impressive new Northern Spire bridge has beaten off stiff competition to win a coveted national construction and engineering award. The city’s new bridge, which opened in August this year, was named Project of...

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£3M investment secured for city centre as businesses vote yes to Sunderland BID

£3M investment secured for city centre as businesses vote yes to Sunderland BID 29th November 2018

SUNDERLAND’S BUSINESS Improvement District will continue for a further five years, after city centre businesses voted yes to secure its future. The results of the ballot for the BID to continue for a second...

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