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Chiorino relocates to Glasshoughton

Conveyor belt supplier Chiorino, has leased the 37,000 sq ft Unit F2, Whistler Drive at Glasshoughton on a ten-year lease, from landlord Marsdens Developments. The modern unit was formerly occupied by DHL and subsequently refurbished by the landlord. Rob Oliver at Avison Young, who brokered the deal, said: “The unit is prominently

Funding boost for Wakefield tech business supports immersive learning

What started out as a first-year university project for students at Backstage Academy (Production Park) in Wakefield, has transformed into a commercial spin-out, Interactive Immersive Classroom Ltd. as a partnership with Enquire Learning Trust and Production Park. Using £11,000 in match-funded grants from AD:VENTURE, the ERDF funded programme of practical and

Wakefield HSBC branch to go up for auction

The former HSBC bank in Ossett, Wakefield, will feature in Pugh’s next property auction at Leeds United Football Club on April 11. The four-storey 3,000 sq ft former bank, which closed in 2017, is being auctioned with a guide price of between £140,000 and £150,000. The property is a traditional stone

Call for businesses to be more aware ahead of new Digital Tax Laws

The Mid Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce is urging Halifax, Huddersfield and Wakefield businesses to prepare for the new Making Tax Digital (MTD) laws ahead of HMRC’S rollout next month. From the 1 April 2019, any registered businesses above the £85k VAT threshold will be required to maintain digital records for VAT

IoD appoints West Yorkshire vice chairman

The Institute of Directors (IoD) has appointed Poonam Kaur as vice chairman of its West Yorkshire branch. Poonam is managing director of award-winning corporate finance firm fds based in Wakefield. She is an IoD Ambassador, representing the M&A sector and promoting the IoD’s 99 Club for young entrepreneurs and business start-ups. Poonam