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Some good news for NHS staff looking for a new home

Throughout 2020, all NHS employees can secure a £5,000 discount off the headline price on their new Harron Home. As an additional thank you for their assistance in this crucial time, Harron is also offering £1,000 of vouchers to personalise their home. These vouchers can be used on

Leeds manufacturer to supply emergency Excel hospital

A Leeds healthcare manufacturer is supplying equipment to the new emergency hospital being created in London. Staff at Herida Healthcare are working around the clock to make thousands of specialist mattresses, with the initial delivery to the hospital at the Excel today (Friday 27th). The air-pump mattresses are designed to

Parking charges suspended until further notice

Council-run car parks and on-street parking bays in Calderdale are now free to use, as part of Calderdale Council’s ongoing response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. The Council has suspended its parking charges across the borough until further notice, with priority given to key workers such as people working

How to set up and grow your taxi business

According to the government, the number of licensed taxis grew from 184,000 in 2005 to 285,000 in 2018 and that number continues to soar. However, with ride-sharing apps such as Uber making a ma-jor dent in the UK’s private hire sector, only 26% of private hire vehicles

Thinking of starting a freelance business? Here’s what you need to know

There has been a sharp rise in the number of freelance workers in recent years and it is easy to see why. Working freelance puts you in control of your career as it allows you to be your own boss which can provide great flexibility as well as a great

Property firm welcome a 'not so new kid' on the block

A Leeds property company that celebrated its 160th anniversary last year and is home to one of the region’s largest residential block management divisions, has expanded its team with the appointment of chartered surveyor Aundre Hamilton-Martin. Aundre originally joined Adair Paxton in 2019 temporarily to cover a colleague’s

Leeds Building Society extends mortgage offers to support borrowers

Mortgage offers from Leeds Building Society are being extended by three months to support customers whose home purchases are delayed due to the Covid-19 pandemic. “We’re pleased to confirm we are extending mortgage offers for an additional three months, to nine months, where the applicant has exchanged contracts,” said