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Flagship building under the hammer at Walker Singleton Auction

The former Huddersfield Crown Court buildings, Meltham Town Hall and Honley Bridge Depot are all going under the hammer at a prestigious auction this month. West Yorkshire commercial property agency Walker Singleton is hosting its Land & Property Auction at the Cedar Court Hotel in Huddersfield on Thursday November 16. These three

Developers bring to life £4m collection of family homes in Kirklees

Work has begun to transform a green field site in Huddersfield into a bespoke £4m collection of family homes. No fewer than five of the 13 hand-crafted homes on the flagship development off Mill Moor Road in Meltham– a cul-de-sac known as Willow Reach - have already been reserved ahead of a Christmas move-in, underlining the village’s growing appeal as a place to live and

Brighouse PR agency toasts decade of development with raft of new client

Brighouse-based PR agency Faith PR is celebrating ten years in business with a hattrick of new client wins. The agency, established in 2007 by managing director Stefanie Hopkins, continues to go from strength to strength, with the recent additions of afternoon tea review site, Afternoon Tea 4U, and projects with Dewsbury-based

Yorkshire businesses urged to be prepared ahead of new Gender Pay Gap report deadline

A West Yorkshire HR and employment law specialist is urging businesses across Yorkshire to be prepared to publish a new report detailing the gender pay gap among their male and female workforce by April 2018. Howarths People and Safety Management has issued the advice with less than six months to go

Newly created education recruitment platform makes first investment

A new company which aims to provide a ‘buy and build’ platform for businesses in the education recruitment sector has completed its first deal with its investment in Provide Education Limited, the Yorkshire-based education recruitment agency. Operam Education Limited has been set up by two experienced industry operators, Eddie Austin and

Young entrepreneur aims to deliver new dawn for digital news

A budding Yorkshire-based entrepreneur is aiming to make his mark on the world stage with a socially conscious artificial intelligence (AI) start-up that he says will deliver a new dawn for digital news. Lyric Jain, an MIT and Cambridge University student, founded Brighouse-based LogicAlly with the intention of “combatting the burgeoning

Wilkinson Woodward announces double appointment

West Yorkshire law firm Wilkinson Woodward has announced the appointment of two senior solicitors to its team. Commercial solicitor Tim Manock and family law specialist Emily Fish have both joined Wilkinson Woodward’s expanding legal practice. Emily Fish brings with her almost a decade’s experience in matrimonial law, divorce, separation, children disputes and financial

Howarths seminar to help Yorkshire SMEs prepare for introduction of GDPR

A West Yorkshire HR and employment law specialist will deliver a seminar to help Yorkshire SMEs understand the requirements of the new GDPR (General Data Protection Act) that will come into effect in May 2018. Howarths will guide businesses through the principles of GDPR – which will replace the Data Protection

Sale of “TV cottage”‘ leads to rebrand for Yorkshire business agent as it targets growth

The sale of an iconic TV cottage has led to an extensive re-brand for one of Yorkshire’s longest-running business estate agents. Leeds-based Ernest Wilson has unveiled a new-look corporate identity following a significant investment to modernise its marketing communications and deliver a 30 per cent business growth target this year. The project

Sabre cuts swathe into top 1000 to watch

Cleckheaton based worldwide logistics enterprise, Sabre Ocean Solutions, has advanced its position to become highlighted by the London Stock Exchange Group as one of the 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain. The report published this summer is a celebration of the UK’s fastest-growing and most dynamic small and medium sized businesses across