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York, North Yorkshire & East Riding Local Enterprise Partnership Chair

York, North Yorkshire and East Riding is an ambitious region benefitting from multi-billion investment and a strong growing economy. With a vibrant mix of the stunning Yorkshire Coast, two National Parks and the world renowned city of York, we have a strong, growing economy and are ideally placed to take advantage of many new opportunities. Following six successful years in

Written on 3rd October 2017Iain. Published in Uncategorised

Art and Design Technology Centre links old with the new

Pocklington site

  As the roof is added to Pocklington School’s new Art and Design Technology Centre, the architect behind it has explained the inspiration behind the sweeping lines of the building.   Simon Mitchell, of the Mitchell Design Consultancy, York, has designed an attractive building whose soft and traditional exterior complements the school’s rural setting. Work is now well underway on the

Written on 17th February 2017Iain. Published in Members' news

Saville sets new standard in excellence

Saville AV site

York based specialist audio visual integrator, Saville Audio Visual confirms the company’s position for setting new standards in technical proficiency and unwavering customer support by successfully completing the InfoComm International AV Provider of Excellence qualification. One of only three UK-based audio visual companies to attain the recognition, Saville sales and marketing director Andy Dyson commented: “this is a great achievement

Written on 17th February 2017Iain. Published in Members' news

Pearsons & Ward Solicitors supports Malton & Norton Rugby Union Club

Pearson & Ward Site

As part of Pearsons & Ward Solicitors’ involvement in community activities the firm are supporting Malton & North Rugby Union Club by sponsoring a game on Saturday 18th February. Pearsons & Ward (part of Ware & Kay Solicitors Ltd with offices in Malton, York & Wetherby) have enjoyed a strong working relationship with Malton & Norton Rugby Club.  They have

Written on 15th February 2017Iain. Published in Members' news

Garbutt + Elliott launch March events.

Garbutt Elliot Site

Yorkshire accountancy firm Garbutt + Elliott are delighted to announce a series of events to support local businesses taking place in March 2017. The events focusing on the key areas of inheritance tax, growth funding and the spring budget will offer the opportunity to gain insight and seek expert opinion in these fields. Full details of each event can be

Written on 15th February 2017Iain. Published in Members' news

Launch Party of new boutique employment law practice in Yorkshire

Torque Law Site

Last Thursday saw the official launch of Torque Law, a new specialist employment law firm in Yorkshire founded by Tiggy Clifford and Emma Whiting. Located on the outskirts of York, Torque Law was formed by Tiggy and Emma in direct response to the growing demand from Yorkshire SMEs and OMBs for high-quality, tailored employment law advice and training without the

Written on 14th February 2017Iain. Published in Members' news, News

LANDMARK APPEAL COURT MAINTENANCE JUDGEMENT SET TO TRIGGER MORE ‘CLEAN BREAKS’

Harrowells Site

  A landmark case where the Court of Appeal ordered a father to give his former wife extra money 15 years after they divorced, is set to trigger more ‘clean-break’ settlements, a family lawyer says. The Court of Appeal was able to order surveyor, Graham Mills, 50, to raise payments to his former wife so long after their divorce because

Written on 14th February 2017Iain. Published in Members' news, News

YORK HANDMADE PLAYS PIVOTAL ROLE IN WESTGATE CENTRE REDEVELOPMENT

Handmade Bricks Site

The award-winning York Handmade Brick Company has played an important role in the radical redevelopment of the Westgate Centre in Oxford. York Handmade, based at Alne, near Easingwold, supplied 115,000 bricks for the exterior of the flagship John Lewis store, one of the anchor tenants of the new-look Westgate Centre. The contract is worth £150,000 for York Handmade, one of

Written on 14th February 2017Iain. Published in Members' news, News

Businesses in Beverley help boost housebuilding across Yorkshire

baratt site

With new homes a top priority for councils across the UK, not least in Yorkshire, Barratt Developments Yorkshire East has announced new partnerships with seven local businesses, in a bid to boost housebuilding in the area and support the local economy. Barratt Developments, which includes both the David Wilson and Barratt Homes brands, will be working with the subcontractors, which

Written on 13th February 2017Iain. Published in Members' news