Unique accommodation at a County Durham hotel has put it in the running for a prestigious international award. The luxury treehouses at Ramside Hall Hotel, Golf and Spa, on the outskirts of Durham, have been shortlisted in the AHEAD Europe...
Learning Curve Group (LCG) has been named in the top 30 of the top 100 apprenticeship employers in England, having demonstrated the benefits of applying the apprenticeship levy to support business growth. The national training and education provider created the...
A Sunderland success story celebrating its 20th anniversary is starting its next chapter with a multi-million-pound investment in the city that gave it a chance and a home. Onyx Scientific started out at the North East Business and Innovation Centre...
Milburngate has reached a significant milestone in the development of its Durham City centre scheme with the completion of the steel work for the new Premier Inn hotel. The hotel forms a key element of phase one of the living,...
A husband-and-wife duo have seen their new business bloom during the lockdown gloom, after opening a new family-run store in Sunderland city centre. Frederick and Jennifer Dawson – who together boast over 40 years’ experience in the floristry industry –...
A Sunderland engineering business is investing in new machinery and staff, after seeing its order book swell during the pandemic. Washington-based Triotec, which uses computer programmed machinery (CNC) to produce precision products such as valves and shafts, has created two...
A ground-breaking partnership in County Durham will boost job prospects for young people through a new education and employment pathway. Seaham-based Great Annual Savings Group (GAS) has joined forces with East Durham College (EDC) in an agreement to deliver bespoke...
A vision of how the North-East economy might recover from the effects of Covid-19 has been released by the region’s leaders. The Covid-19 Economic Response Group has published its Recovery and Renewal Deal, which outlines how a thriving post-pandemic economy...
Two Sunderland businesses are cushioning the blow caused to the environment by unwanted furniture – by giving it a new lease of life. City centre store, Harrison and Brown, often get furniture traded in or are asked to remove old...
Azets, the fast-growing accountancy firm previously known as Baldwins across the North-East of England, is investing in the next generation of talent with the appointment of three graduates and three apprentices. The new recruits will be based in the Durham...

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