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Making tax digital reforms a lifeline for small firms

Responding to significant changes in the Government’s Making Tax Digital programme, Mike Cherry, Federation of Small Business (FSB) National Chairman, said: “We’re delighted that the Chancellor’s team in the Treasury has listened to our concerns about the mandatory aspects of Making Tax Digital, and has now decided to change their planned

Yorkshire’s green compost nurtures blooming lovely Lancashire red roses

A super-green Yorkshire compost is helping Lancashire gardeners win their wars with their roses – not to mention their hanging baskets, lawns, veg patch and trees and shrubs – since being taken across the Pennines by Lancaster-based wood fuel specialist, Logs Direct.  Logs Direct is now finding homes in Lancashire and

Carter Jonas LandAid Pedalthon smashes fundraising target

Teams from across the country’s business community have raised more than £15,000 to help end youth homelessness in the UK, in the most successful Carter Jonas LandAid Pedalthon to date.  This brings the total raised over the last four years by the annual cycle to more than £40,000.  On Friday 12

Yorkshire employment growth springs to 22-month high

Business activity and new orders continued to grow for Yorkshire & Humber firms in April, leading to the fastest increase in employment in almost two years, according to the latest Lloyds Bank Regional PMI.  Yorkshire firms hired extra staff at a quicker rate than the UK average last month to meet