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HomeServe South Yorkshire backs national Gas Safety Week

A Barnsley-based heating firm is encouraging homeowners across south Yorkshire to give their gas appliances an annual safety check this week in support of a national awareness campaign. HomeServe South Yorkshire is backing Gas Safety Week (18-24 September) by urging local residents to ensure a Gas Safe registered engineer has inspected

M&S Foodhall opens for business in Barnsley

Cortonwood Retail Park in Barnsley has become the home of a brand new M&S Foodhall. As the retailer officially opened its doors, 57 new jobs were brought to the local area. Local residents came along to enjoy a glass of fizz and celebrate the ribbon cutting with M&S store manager, Paul Nicoll,

Extinct species discovered on Yorkshire farm

Jurassic creatures will come to life in a pre-historic adventure for all ages this summer, as an immersive program featuring animatronics, live music, interactive performances, and the chance to excavate fossils alongside outdoor cinema screenings of classic dinosaur movies is unveiled 10-13 August, at Cannon Hall Farm in Barnsley, South

Entrepreneur puts Marxist Capitalism under the spotlight at Chamber Means Business

For many, the principles of Adam Smith and Karl Marx may make uncomfortable bedfellows, but a successful Barnsley entrepreneur will be sharing the secrets to his success which have been built around following Marxist-Capitalist principles at this year’s Chamber Means Business event, hosted by Barnsley & Rotherham Chamber of Commerce.

Barnsley town centre gears up for summer

More than 200m of brand new hoardings have been installed along Cheapside, May Day Green and Kendray Street, providing an injection of colour as Barnsley town centre readies itself for a busy summer of activities. The new hoardings have been specifically created to provide locals and town visitors with more information about The

Gibson Booth Business Solutions & Insolvency appoints new director

One of the region’s top business solutions and insolvency businesses has appointed a new director. Gareth Peckett has joined Gibson Booth Business Solutions & Insolvency Limited, the firm where he trained more than ten years ago, to further strengthen its offering as a leading provider of business solutions. Gareth is a licensed insolvency

Tipi company asks “Who Are Yorkshire’s Most Inspirational Individuals”?

Do you know someone truly inspirational? A Yorkshire tipi company is looking for the region’s most dedicated volunteers. Totally Tipi, based in Barnsley, is launching the 100 Smiles campaign – an initiative which will give those who dedicate their lives to making other people happy some well-deserved recognition. Laura Drury, director at

South Yorkshire surveyors open new purpose-built HQ

A surveying and engineering company has invested £500,000 in a new purpose-built headquarters in South Yorkshire.   1st Horizon, which specialises in 3-dimensional laser scanning of buildings and surveying for underground pipes and cables, has turned a former fizzy drinks factory in Barnsley into its new home. The company will officially open