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Clarion helps Yorkshire fitness entrepreneur to launch global charitable foundation

Lawyers at Leeds firm Clarion have stepped in to help client Nick Mitchell, the world renowned trainer and founder of Ultimate Performance (UP) Fitness, by donating their services to incorporate his new charitable foundation which has been set up to promote health and fitness for underprivileged children. A former pupil of

“High impact” initiative launched to encourage young people into manufacturing

An initiative to educate young people about career opportunities in the manufacturing sector is being launched in Bradford this week. Bradford Manufacturing Week (8-12 October), led by West & North Yorkshire Chamber and backed by the newly-formed Bradford Economic Partnership, aims to introduce the district’s manufacturers to young people and boost

UK’s fastest growing online car purchasing website “in northern top three”

An online car purchasing company has been listed in the top three fastest growing northern tech companies. The Car Buying Group, based in Wakefield and Bradford, has been listed as the third fastest growing technology business in the north of England in the Northern Tech 100 League Table. The prestigious list

University launches funded support package for young businesses

Ambitious young businesses across the region are being encouraged to tap into a new package of support available from the University of Bradford. The University’s Young Business Pathway offers a wrap-around service which includes specialist advice, one to one support, action learning and workshops on key topics such as sales, finance,

220 new trainee engineers for Yorkshire and the Humber in Openreach’s biggest ever recruitment drive

Around 220 trainee engineers will be hired across Yorkshire and the Humber as part of the largest recruitment drive ever undertaken by Openreach. The announcement follows news that Openreach, Britain’s leading digital network business, will accelerate plans to build more ultrafast Fibre to the Premises (FTTP) broadband across the country. The 220

Yorkshire printing business launches new product with HSBC funding

A Yorkshire manufacturer and distributer of specialist printing presses has launched an innovative new label printing system with the support of a seven figure package from HSBC. Established in 1967, Dantex is Europe’s largest manufacturer and distributor of specialist printers to the packaging industry. The business has its headquarters in Bradford,

National commercial kitchen specialist cooks up deal with with HSBC

Bradford-based commercial kitchen specialist The Airedale Group is targeting ambitious growth with the help of a funding package from HSBC. The eight-figure funding package from the bank will support the Airedale Group’s continued growth strategy, which includes entering new markets and developing new products and services. The business will also be

Bradford garden centre raises over £20,000 for local charities

A Shipley based charity that helps people recovering from mental health problems to get back into work is among local charities that have gained from the generosity of a Bradford Garden Centre's customers and staff.  Over the last two years, the team at Tong has raised over £8,500 for the Cellar

Bradford directors disqualified over purchase of gold bullion

Five family members have been disqualified for a total of 16 years following the managing director's purchase of gold bullion for his sole benefit. Dr Gul-Nawaz Khan Akbar, Mumtaz Khan Akbar, Rab Nawaz Khan Akbar, Fameeda Akbar and Kauser Akbar have been disqualified relating to their directorships of Greentabs Ltd (known whilst

DHP complete two prestigious deals in Bradford

Yorkshire property consultancy Dove Haigh Phillips (DHP) has completed two significant industrial property deals in Bradford. DHP has advised Barwick Bathrooms Distribution LLP on the letting of a 190,877 sq ft distribution warehouse in Hollingwood Lane, Bradford. Barwick Bathrooms, who have relocated from the nearby Euroway Industrial Estate, are paying £2.90 per