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Almost 40,000 Yorkshire businesses now in financial distress as third lockdown bites

Across Yorkshire, business distress has surged by 29% since the end of 2019, with more than 38,000 of the region’s firms now in financial trouble, a year-on-year increase of almost 9,000 businesses. Distress levels had also soared by 14% since the previous quarter, with a further 4,

BDO’s Leeds office invests in trainees

Accountancy and business advisory firm BDO has welcomed 17 new trainees with a further 17 roles available to start later in 2021. BDO’s team in Leeds welcomed its 2020 cohort in November compromising both graduates and apprentices. The new joiners took part in virtual inductions while BDO’s workforce

Leading security provider expands into new space)

Today the commercial security firms Oracle Vision and Oracle Fire relocated into larger premises in the first step of its ambitious growth plans. Oracle Vision, and Oracle Fire which provides security, fire detection and data services to large, complex organisations across Yorkshire and the North West, intends to fill the

Housebuilder launches first graduate scheme

Top ten national and leading Partnership homebuilder Keepmoat Homes has launched its first ever graduate scheme as it looks to find six new recruits ready to follow in the footsteps of its chief executive officer Tim Beale who started in the industry as a graduate trainee. The Doncaster-based company, which

A deal made in Sheffield with a local cast

A company which is a world leader in its field is poised for significant growth following a management buyout from the University of Sheffield, which has concluded alongside fundraising to take the company to its next phase of growth. Castings Technology International Ltd (CTI) is a world-leading provider of manufacturing,

Former 3M Chairman officially launches new Yorkshire University leadership Centre

The University of Huddersfield’s Sir George Buckley Leadership Centre, named after a great Yorkshire-born leader, was officially launched. The Centre aims to support aspiring and senior leaders in the region looking to develop their leadership skills in 2021 and beyond. The Sir George Buckley Leadership Centre has been developed

Green light for £85m investment is hailed a major boost

Leeds City Council has hailed confirmation that work is set to start on a major office development in City Square as a vote of confidence for its drive to breathe exciting new life into this key gateway area. City Square House will stand on the Wellington Street side of the