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Joe Reilly & Conor O’Donovan
Murphy’s Town Hall Tavern opens its doors

Craig Guy

South Liverpool’s iconic Wavertree Town Hall has re-opened as a new restaurant, bar and events space, following a five-figure sum investment.  The Grade II listed building, which dates back to 1847…

Directors Cath Hough and Steve Loake, Direct Food Ingredients
Record Growth for Direct Food Ingredients

Zeus PR

Leading food ingredient distributor, Direct Food Ingredients is celebrating outstanding trading in the first six months of this year. Based in Macclesfield, Cheshire, the specialist distribution business, has seen a 55…

Raval’s authentic prawn and mango curry is a southern Indian classic.
People power wins as restaurant launches takeaway service

Ken Oxley

AN award-winning restaurant has responded to customer demand by offering a takeaway service for the first time in its history. Raval Luxury Indian Restaurant has launched Raval Express – a service…

Jean Hall owner of Jeans Kitchen and Louise Matthews
£15k investment revamps popular Middlesbrough cafe

Jamie Hardesty

Twenty three year old Middlesbrough-based cafe, Jean’s Kitchen, has undergone a revamp, following a £15k investment. Owners, Jean Hall and husband Ron, have invested time and money in to the revamp of…

Bar Manager at The GIN Bar, Gary French
Newcastle city centre leisure boom to continue with launch of The GIN Bar

Jamie Hardesty

Newcastle City Centre’s flourishing leisure scene will have a new addition later this summer when a new cocktail bar opens in the newly-developed Stephenson Quarter, behind Central Station. The GIN Bar…

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New Chicken Restaurant to Open in Northern Quarter

Cara Dixon

~~Buttermilk fried chicken is coming to Manchester in the form of Yard and Coop, a brand new restaurant dedicated to the nation’s favourite meat.   Situated on Edge Street in the city’s…

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Middlesbrough sandwich company to roll out 100 new jobs with £3.6m investment

Jamie Hardesty

One hundred new jobs will soon be brought to the North East as growing sandwich business On A Roll Sandwich Company Ltd is to invest £3.6m in a new factory. Launched…

 Right - Martin Hirst (Barclays Business Manager) and left - Mark Wickham (Owner, Brewer and Head Ch
Historic Rochdale restaurant installs microbrewery with £300k Barclays loan

Nick Hill

The historic Rake Restaurant and Hotel in Littleborough, Rochdale, has been offered support from Barclays Business, the small business arm of the international financial services provider. Located in a 16th century…

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Hillsborough International Oyster Festival Returns with Extended Programme


Let the world be your oyster at the annual Hillsborough International Oyster Festival 2015. Running from Tuesday 1st to Sunday 6th September, this world-famous Festival offers visitors the opportunity to…

Turtle Bay will be opening its first Yorkshire restaurant later this summer.
Turtle Bay cooking up a Caribbean taste for York

Nick Hill

Turtle Bay, the caribbean restaurant and bar brand, is investing £800k to open its first restaurant in York, which will create 60 new jobs in the city. Refurbishment is already underway…

Morrisons Five Ways - from Hagley Road
Morrisons reports largest sales increase among ‘Big Four’

Nick Hill

Morrisons’ major management shakeup is showing positive results as the Bradford-based supermarket chain has achieved the largest sales increase among the ‘Big Four’ supermarkets. Figures published by Kantar Worldpanel, for the…

Mash Direct has maximised upon market success
Mash Direct maximises market success

Mash Direct

Mash Direct, the award winning household name in vegetable accompaniments sector, is announcing an ambitious plan to increase turnover by £2m in the next six months. As part of a…