Tel: +44 (0) 191 516 6200

News

Find out the latest goings-on at North East BIC by browsing our news posts:

Eat Out to Help Out Scheme 26th July 2020

More than 32,000 restaurants across the UK have now signed up to the Eat Out to Help Out Scheme. It’s not just restaurants who are eligible – the scheme is open to all establishments...

Read More

Security company launches global training academy

Security company launches global training academy 26th July 2020

A North East company is emerging from the coronavirus crisis stronger than ever – and with plans to help businesses around the globe to revive and thrive. Trident Manor, based at Business Central in...

Read More

Pioneering children’s services are the first in the UK to implement digital life story

Pioneering children’s services are the first in the UK to implement digital life story 20th July 2020

A top Wearside adoption agency and children’s services in Sunderland are joining forces to become the first in the UK to launch an innovative, child centred, digital life story platform which enables children to...

Read More

Newcastle launches a Citylife line for SMEs

Newcastle launches a Citylife line for SMEs 9th July 2020

Newcastle City Council will provide much-needed business support for SMEs impacted by COVID-19. Citylife Business Support is a brand-new service that will support small and medium businesses to sustain, recover and safeguard jobs. This...

Read More

Fire training company rises from the ashes

Fire training company rises from the ashes 7th July 2020

The CEO of a new fire safety and training company based at the North East Business and Innovation Centre (BIC) has vowed to make the firm a leading name for fire safety in the...

Read More

Jacksons Law Firm announces senior appointments in its Newcastle office

Jacksons Law Firm announces senior appointments in its Newcastle office 30th June 2020

North East law firm, Jacksons is delighted to welcome two Associate Solicitors; Sally Lomas-Fletcher and Stephen Robinson who have been recruited as part of the firm’s strategy to grow its Newcastle branch. Sally’s legal...

Read More

The Young Innovators Awards are now open!

The Young Innovators Awards are now open! 15th June 2020

Young people can apply for an award to make their business idea a reality. The Award includes a £5,000 grant, business support and a living allowance. Aged between 18 and 30 years old and...

Read More

Virtual Accelerator tackles Climate Emergency and the impact of Coronavirus

Virtual Accelerator tackles Climate Emergency and the impact of Coronavirus 15th June 2020

The Innovation SuperNetwork has launched a new accelerator programme in response to the impact of Coronavirus on climate change. The accelerator seeks to bring solutions to market that will support the North East’s commitment...

Read More

Sunderland Culture announces support for creative sector during pandemic

Sunderland Culture announces support for creative sector during pandemic 4th June 2020

A new programme has been launched by Sunderland Culture in a bid to support the creative sector in Sunderland during the current Covid 19 pandemic. From practical group sessions to one to one coaching,...

Read More

Climate Action Survey

Climate Action Survey 28th May 2020

The Innovation SuperNetwork are asking the North East business community to take part in a survey as they seek to understand the climate emergency challenges facing business in the wake of Coronavirus. With short-term...

Read More