Home News


Local digital agency hosts peer-to-peer group

A Leeds-based digital agency has launched an exclusive peer-to-peer support group for entrepreneurs of fast-growing local firms. City centre-based firm, LightStart, runs free innovative events...

Yorkshire firms deliver M&S’ fastest-ever-selling product

A £6 steak pie which was launched by M&S last week and has since become the store's fastest-ever-selling product, was made and promoted by...

Yorkshire start-up distillery wins gold

A Yorkshire-based distillery has won an international award for the design of its pioneering gin bottle. Cooper King Distillery, based in Sutton on the Forest,...






RSS Wakefieldfirst | Latest News Feed

  • Channel 4 HQ plans to be explored after “breakthrough” moment 11/14/2018
    A meeting next week is set to discuss the next steps following the landmark news that Channel 4 has chosen Leeds as the location for its national HQ and to explore the wider impact the decision has on the screen and creative sectors in the Leeds City Region which includes Wakefield. The Channel 4 decision […]
  • Pontefract headquartered HARIBO to launch in designer York outlet this month ... 11/14/2018
    UK confectionery manufacturer, HARIBO is opening its second outlet store at McArthurGlen Designer Outlet York. Officially launching on Thursday November 22, the 1,487 sq ft unit follows the unveiling of the London Designer Outlet, Wembley Park, in 2017. Rebecca Fox, retail manager at HARIBO, said: andldquo;Having our own stores has been on our agenda for […]
  • Manufacturer secures 2m of new business in fifth consecutive year of growth 11/13/2018
    Manufacturer secures andpound;2m of new business in fifth consecutive year of growth A Wakefield-based specialist fabricator has secured andpound;2m worth of new business in 2018. Conservatory Outlet, which employs 130 people at a 60,000 sq ft facility in Thornes Lane Wharf, has also seen turnover increase to andpound;18.3m this year. The manufacturer, supplier and installer […]


17th October 2018

Here at TopicUK we just get busier and busier, so much so we have a new member of staff joining us in early November....

11th September 2018

I was lucky enough last month to be invited to The Manor House Lindley for a show around of this new boutique hotel and...


Lucre sitting pretty with ScS win

ScS, one of the UK's largest retailers of upholstered furniture and floorings, has appointed The Lucre Group as its new UK PR and content...



Skip to toolbar