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Global headhunting agency celebrates new business wins

Global agency Red Diamond Executive Headhunters has announced a raft of new business wins. Operating out of its head office in Huddersfield and in the United Arab Emirates, the firm specialises in placing business leaders and senior management across the
Business

Yorkshire Agricultural Society Secures future with £1.5million funding from Barclays

The Yorkshire Agricultural Society (YAS) today announced it has received support from Barclays through the Government backed Coronavirus Business Interruption Scheme (CBILS) in order to maintain the ability to trade

Building improvements confirmed for 24 Yorkshire schools

Property consultant Eddisons has secured £30m to improve buildings at 76 academy schools across the UK under the Government’s Condition Improvement Fund (CIF) programme. Schools in line for upgrades

Planning application for a new quarry in Stanley Ferry submitted

A planning application has been submitted to Wakefield Council for a new sand and gravel quarry near Stanley Ferry, which will eventually be used as a recreational site for local

Budget: Business leaders in Yorkshire calling for Business Rates to be replaced with an online sales tax

85% of business leaders in Yorkshire/the North East the expressed a clear wish to see Business Rates replaced with an online sales tax similar to Digital Services Tax 70%
Legal Matters

Residential Property expert joins Eaton Smith Solicitors

Eaton Smith are delighted to announce the appointment of Chris Brierley who has joined the firm as Partner and Head of Residential Property. Chris brings more than a decade of

Chadwick Lawrence Solicitors go above and beyond

During a time of uncertainly, many businesses have adapted to new ways of working, to not only survive but to support its customers, colleagues and wider community. Aside from ensuring

The University of Law announces proposed partnership with The University of Sheffield

The University of Law (ULaw) has announced an agreement in principle with Russell Group University, the University of Sheffield. Currently in the consultation stage, if approved, this will see ULaw

Law firm wins landmark legal case

Yorkshire law firm, LCF Law, has secured victory in a landmark legal case that has set a new precedent in insolvency law. The judgement in the Pillmoor v Miah case
Arts & Culture

Welcome to Yorkshire - In Response to Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak MP’s Summer Economic Statement

Welcome to Yorkshire Chief Executive James Mason (pictured) said “The Chancellor’s announcement to cut VAT from 20% to 5% will be a huge welcome boost for thousands of organisations

Support package for arts and culture

The Leader of Leeds City Council and executive member for culture, Councillor Judith Blake, has responded to an announcement from government that £1.57bn will be made available to help

Brand new jukebox launched for the ultimate music fan

Leeds-based Sound Leisure, Europe’s only classic jukebox manufacturer, has teamed up with world renowned audio experts Marshall Amplification to manufacture a Marshall branded, vinyl playing jukebox. An iconic British

Council releases guidance ahead of hospitality venues reopening in Leeds

Leeds City Council has issued guidance for residents, visitors and businesses as hospitality and entertainment venues prepare to reopen this weekend. From Saturday July 4, restaurants, bars, leisure and entertainment