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Service launched to take the sting out of family legal fees

Service launched to take the sting out of family legal fees 16th October 2019

A LECTURER turned social entrepreneur is helping families and individuals access much-needed financial and support services after working with the North East Business and Innovation Centre (BIC). Founded by former University of Sunderland social...

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Marketing Expert checks-in at the BIC

Marketing Expert checks-in at the BIC 4th October 2019

Briony McStea is celebrating her first year in business by joining co-working facility Open Space at the North East Business and Innovation Centre (BIC). The South Tyneside copywriter set up the digital marketing consultancy...

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North East facilities firm set for further national growth with two local authority deals

North East facilities firm set for further national growth with two local authority deals 3rd October 2019

A North East cleaning and facilities management firm has won contracts with two major local authorities as it continues to grow in the public and private sectors. Maxim Facilities Management has signed a four-year...

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North East start-up approves business loans worth £50million

North East start-up approves business loans worth £50million 2nd October 2019

A North East start-up established to help other entrepreneurs fulfil their ambitions has smashed its target to back 5,000 businesses – approving funding worth more than £50million. Gateshead-based Transmit Start-Ups, now the UK’s number...

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Shadow Brexit Secretary Gets Chamber Member’s Views on Leaving EU

Shadow Brexit Secretary Gets Chamber Member’s Views on Leaving EU 19th September 2019

SIR Keir Starmer, Shadow Brexit Secretary met North East England Chamber of Commerce members at a meeting at the BIC on Friday 13 September 2019, to hear their views on leaving the E.U. He...

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New client wins spur growth for Sunderland marketeers

New client wins spur growth for Sunderland marketeers 11th September 2019

A MARKETING agency, which works with clients such as the NHS and numerous education providers, has moved to new, larger premises to accommodate its expanding team after receiving support from Sunderland City Council. dodio,...

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Debbie’s mission to demystify innovation

Debbie’s mission to demystify innovation 6th September 2019

Enterprise expert Debbie Simpson aims to demystify innovation for businesses across the region in her new role with the North East Business and Innovation Centre (BIC). In her position as Innovation Adviser, Debbie will...

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New direction for Sunderland filmmakers

New direction for Sunderland filmmakers 28th August 2019

Untold stories of the North East of England could finally find an audience when an expanding media company branches out into documentary-making. Second Draft, which is based at the North East Business and Innovation...

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Breakfree Counselling Celebrates Milestone with new Premises

Breakfree Counselling Celebrates Milestone with new Premises 19th August 2019

A PAIR of entrepreneurial counsellors are celebrating their first year in business by expanding their premises. Tracy Woodhouse and Helen Lumley set up their service Breakfree Counselling, based at the North East Business and...

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Adkins & Cheurfi Recruited to Newcastle United Executive Club

Adkins & Cheurfi Recruited to Newcastle United Executive Club 16th August 2019

Hospitality agency celebrate local pride through football sponsorship Adkins & Cheurfi has celebrated its commitment to the North East through its partnership with the Newcastle United Executive Club. The hospitality recruitment agency sees their...

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