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Norstar strengthens team

Norstar Real Estate, the flourishing Yorkshire-based property development company, has strengthened its team with the appointment of Andrew Jones as design director. Jones, who has specialised in technical design in main line construction for more than 20 years, joins Easingwold-based Norstar from Galliford Try in the North East, where he was

Newby unveils regeneration plans for Rydale House York development

North Yorkshire developer, Newby, has unveiled plans for the regeneration of Ryedale House in York into 77 contemporary new apartments - one of the largest and last urban living schemes of this scale to be developed in the city. The development is located between Piccadilly and the east bank of the

Civil Engineering firm’s expansion and relocation ambitions realised

Rail Engineering firm, Specialist Engineering Services Ltd (SES) has relocated its headquarters to Doncaster, South Yorkshire to centralise its commercial and operational sides of the business with the help of Business Doncaster. Employing over 200 people, producing a turnover of £9m and with further sites in London and Scotland, SES made

Reed Boardall Group’s financial performance continues to show resilience

Yorkshire-based cold storage and transport business The Reed Boardall Group Limited has once again achieved strong results despite operating in a highly competitive market with rising costs. The company grew turnover to £61.6m in its last financial year (ending 31 March 2018), a 2.3 per cent rise in revenues from £60.2m

Custom designed wheelchair accessible vehicle for Hull FC fan

Players at Hull FC have come together with Cartwright Mobility and Stoneacre Ford to hand over a custom-designed wheelchair accessible vehicle to one of the club’s biggest fans. Nine of the first team players from the Rugby League Club surprised lifetime supporter, Wes Trowell, with the keys to his new Ford

York Handmade enjoy “excellent year”

The award-winning York Handmade Brick Company has just enjoyed one of the most successful years in its 30-year history. Based at Alne, near Easingwold, York Handmade is the leading independent brickmaker in the north of England. Chairman David Armitage said: “2018 has proved to be an excellent year for us, despite all

Topping out celebration of new £35m “Steel City” student development

The completion of the construction of the highest structural element of the £35m Steel City development has been celebrated with a topping out ceremony at its city centre location. Plans to build a new "Steel City" high quality student accommodation, creating 350 units across a cluster of sites at Hollis Croft

Train company helps customers travelling this Christmas

Grand Central has introduced a handy new "traffic light" indicator to help customers plan ahead and make travelling this Christmas easier. The train company, which operates West Riding and North East routes direct to London, is expecting an extra busy period as passengers reunite with friends and family over the festive