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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...

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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,...

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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...

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Sunderland businesses get behind the recovery task force

Sunderland businesses get behind the recovery task force 20th May 2020

SUNDERLAND businesses have given their overwhelming support to a new initiative created to help get the city centre back on track, post Covid-19. Set up by Sunderland BID, the Recovery Task Force appealed to...

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Coronavirus Statutory Sick Pay Scheme to launch in May

Coronavirus Statutory Sick Pay Scheme to launch in May 20th May 2020

A new online service will launch on May 26 for small and medium sized employers to recover Statutory Sick Pay (SSP) payments they have made to their employees, the Government has announced today. The...

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Counselling service sees £10,000 cash boost to help families in crisis

Counselling service sees £10,000 cash boost to help families in crisis 6th May 2020

A Sunderland start-up has been awarded a £10,000 cash boost to help families in crisis during the lockdown. Creative Minds North Star Counselling CIC won the bid, from the National Lottery Awards for All...

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Little Lambs gets a Lot of Love in Sunderland

Little Lambs gets a Lot of Love in Sunderland 30th April 2020

Sunderland-based Nicol Lamb had always dreamt of opening her own baby boutique and did just that in December 2018 when she launched The Little Lambs Boutique in the city. Now, with a successful first...

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I-Stage Group release charity song to support the NHS

I-Stage Group release charity song to support the NHS 29th April 2020

UK entertainment company I-Stage Group release charity fundraising song ‘We Are The World’ to raise money for NHS Charities Together. The Song which included performers from BIC-based I-Stage Group, ISG Global Music and Inspire...

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Sunderland businesses respond to Covid-19

Sunderland businesses respond to Covid-19 24th April 2020

We’ve been delighted to see the response from many businesses across the UK and we are proud to see many BIC based businesses and clients adapting their operations to fight Covid19 and to support...

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Sunderland business steps in to ease the UK’s PPE shortage

Sunderland business steps in to ease the UK’s PPE shortage 23rd April 2020

A Sunderland business is helping the UK’s fight to equip frontline workers with personal protection equipment. Three of the UK’s leading print companies, including Precision Printing which has a branch at the BIC in...

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