Ramside Hall Hotel, Golf Club and Spa has been given the highest award following a re-inspection by environmental health inspectors. The five-star food hygiene rating comes after the Durham hotel carried out the remedial work required following a one-star rating...
Durham Cricket are delivering a nationwide ‘Get Bowled Over By Durham’ campaign with Visit County Durham to raise the county’s profile as a destination for live sport. Following the success of last summer’s ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup, the campaign...
A Durham barbers have teamed up with suicide prevention charity If U Care Share Foundation to encourage their customers to talk. Rum Razor Barbershop have even created T-shirts featuring the new If U Care Share logo to add to their...
Seven County Durham entrepreneurs are on track for success after signing up to a six-month accelerator programme to help boost their businesses. Durham City Incubator (DCI), was set up in 2018 as a joint venture between Durham University, New College...
A London-based firm has announced a move to new premises in Durham which will create more than 20 jobs. The Federation of Independent Retailers, NFRN, has relocated its headquarters from the capital to a new base in Bede House at...
A move to bigger premises in Durham will allow a software firm to grow its thriving business in the next few months, bringing new jobs to the city. Intelligence Fusion, a ‘software as a service’ (Saas) company, has just signed...
A former Metropolitan Police detective constable has joined a North East-based business and IT consultancy. Kieran Fowler, who specialised in cyber-crime and fraud with The Met, has joined Waterstons’ 10-strong cyber team which has offices in Durham, Glasgow, London and...
Sarah Slaven is taking on the role of interim managing director at Business Durham, the economic development arm of Durham County Council, following the departure of Brian Archer. Sarah was part of the management team that established Business Durham in...
The County Durham Growth Fund is celebrating having invested more than £500,000 in three businesses from across the county within 10 months of its launch. Established in April 2019, the three-year fund is a £4.9m investment scheme providing funding to...
The creator of the successful Elf toy has launched a new marketing venture in Durham. Sarah Greenwell, who created the Elf for Christmas toy five years ago while on maternity leave, has started Stick Marketing with fellow director Bev Walton. The...

Recent Posts