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Prioritising line improvement and making it stick workshop

At the Manufacturing Management Show, last November, our Prioritising Line Improvement – and making it stick workshop was heavily oversubscribed. By popular demand we have agreed to rerun the workshop and you are cordially invited to attend for free. “When it comes to implementing Manufacturing Improvement programmes, it’s vital that Front Line Managers are equipped with the skills to successfully

Written on 5th May 2017Lillie Geistdorfer. Published in Members' news, News

Law firm strengthens family team with promotion

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Andrew Jackson Solicitors LLP announces that it has strengthened its growing family law team with the promotion of Claire Ward to associate. Said Richard Hoare, partner and head of private client services at the firm: – “Claire is a very talented lawyer who demonstrates high levels of service, commitment and sensitivity to her clients. Having joined Andrew Jackson over 20

Written on 27th April 2017Lillie Geistdorfer. Published in Members' news, News

Hungate Community Fund Awards £14,390 to good causes in York

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Eight York based good causes found out this week that they have been awarded grants following the first round of The Hungate Community Fund grants scheme. The Fund was launched in September 2016 by Lendlease and Evans Property Group as part of the Hungate (York) Regeneration Limited commitment to the local community. The panel met in December and awarded a

Written on 27th April 2017Lillie Geistdorfer. Published in Members' news, News

Father and son bricklayers team up with Barratt Developments to combat housing shortage

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Barratt Developments Yorkshire East, which encompasses the David Wilson Homes and Barratt Homes brands, has been working with father and son bricklayers, Sean Atkinson Snr and Sean Atkinson Jnr from Doncaster, on housing projects across the region as part of meeting the Government’s pledge to boost the housebuilding industry by building more homes. With 58% of SMEs finding it difficult

Written on 27th April 2017Lillie Geistdorfer. Published in Members' news, News

Yorkshire accountancy firm Garbutt + Elliott promotes new director

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Yorkshire accountancy practice Garbutt + Elliott has announced the promotion of Laura Masheder to a director role. Laura, a specialist in the charities and not-for-profit accountancy sector, joined the firm’s York office in 2003 as a trainee. During her time at the practice Laura also received the prestigious Diploma in Charity Accounting (DChA), recognising her expertise in the sector. In

Written on 26th April 2017Lillie Geistdorfer. Published in Members' news, News

Charity week at Pocklington School raises £3,000

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Pupils and staff at Pocklington School rounded off the Lent Term with a very successful Charity Week, which raised £3,000 for four chosen charities.    Events held during the lively and busy few days included auctions for the privilege of deluging brave staff volunteers with bucketsful of gunge; and for the services of Sixth Formers as Minions for the day.    Teams

Written on 26th April 2017Lillie Geistdorfer. Published in Members' news, News

The RFCA invite Employers to join Exercise Executive Stretch

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Exercise Executive Stretch is an event based on the training undertaken by Reservists and designed to bring out the best in your employees. It is a three-day transformation that: Develops leadership and teamwork skills that can be applied in the workplace. Improves self-confidence and enhances communication skills. Calls on a whole range of physical skills to overcome a series of

Written on 25th April 2017Lillie Geistdorfer. Published in Members' news, News