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Next suffers first profit fall since 2009 amid retail sales decline

UK retailer Next has revealed some gloomy figures for 2016 after suffering its first drop in profits since 2009. In what the clothing and homewares brand has described as a 'challenging…

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The new Bay Gateway in Lancashire and port investments at Heysham and Liverpool signal a new era of improved economic…

Thousands of jobs to be created as work commences on £105m Yorkshire business park

Work is now underway on site at a £105m Yorkshire business park, which has the capacity to create 2,550 sustainable…

Dukinfield-based uniform and laundry firm Tibard to create 20 jobs

A family-owned uniforms and laundry services business in Greater Manchester is creating a raft of employment opportunities as it heads…

Revolut takes step closer to neo-bank status with Prime-style premium subscription

London-based FinTech startup, Revolut, has taken another step closer to becoming a fully fledged neo-bank after launching another new financial…

Tech firms ‘must fight’ for investment and talent in the face of Brexit, says TLA

A growing sense of gloom is settling over the capital's tech firms ahead of the formal triggering of Article 50…

Newcastle Airport celebrates launch of first-ever service to Madrid

Newcastle Airport is launching its first ever flights to Madrid this monday (March 27), a route which will open new…

Newcastle’s potential for investment showcased on world stage

Newcastle’s standing as a leading European city for potential investment was demonstrated by the Invest Newcastle team at international property…

North East music entrepreneur backs London grime music label

North East entrepreneur Richard Upshall has made another six-figure investment in a music business, just weeks after investing in Teesside…

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Robart, 21 and Gwen, 20, buy first home thanks to new partnership to boost rural housing

An innovative housing partnership is helping a young couple to buy their first home together. Housing association Grŵp Cynefin and Gwynedd Council…

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Pupils from a leading North Yorkshire School are showcased in an exciting new exhibition at a world-renowned art gallery involving…

Clarke Willmott wins prestigious industry award

Law firm Clarke Willmott LLP has been named Law Firm of the Year (with 11+ Partners) at a prestigious industry…

Lloyd Newcastle MINI supports Marie Curie daffodil appeal

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