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Yorkshire Water launches direct support tariff for customers in debt

Yorkshire Water is boosting the help it offers to 10,000 customers struggling to pay their bills by launching a new tariff that will help people clear debts more quickly. The Direct Support scheme is designed to help customers who pay their bills and any arrears from their benefit payments.

Yorkshire law firm says 'AO Let's Go' to new distribution space

Yorkshire law firm Gordons has advised online home electricals retailer AO on two new distribution and logistics hubs at Redhill Business Park in Stafford and G-Park in Stoke totalling 390,000 sq ft. These latest deals mean the firm has successfully advised AO on three property negotiations in the last

Introducing ‘Love2shop Contactless’

Appreciate, Home of Love2shop, launches a new digital gift card that enables businesses to reward and incentivise employees and customers instantaneously. Based on Mastercard, the Love2shop Contactless digital gift card can be used online or in-store through a mobile wallet with over 80 retailers and leisure providers. Love2shop Contactless digital

Yorkshire Water sniffs out new recruits

Two highly trained springer spaniels will help Yorkshire Water reduce leaks in the region. The water company is looking to reduce leakage by a further 15% by 2025, reducing waste and saving customers money on their bills. In order to do so, it has introduced several innovations to its leakage

Yorkshire leaders call for full delivery of HS2's Eastern leg

A group of MPs, civic and business leaders from across Yorkshire has written to Boris Johnson calling for the full delivery of HS2’s Eastern Leg. In a letter to the Prime Minister, the cross-party group cites a new report which demonstrates stark social and economic inequalities between the Eastern

ID card company accesses the UK

One of Europe’s leading suppliers of security products, ID cards, and specialist print equipment used to create them, has expanded into the UK and opened a new office near York, that will create 10 new jobs over the coming year. cards-x was founded near Dusseldorf, Germany, more than 10

Ferry safe: taking to water seen as safer than travelling by plane, train or coach

Research from industry body Discover Ferries, reveals that more Brits would feel safe from Coronavirus infection travelling by ferry than by aeroplane, train or coach*. The news has been welcomed by ferry bosses and comes after campaigns to promote the benefits of travelling by water. However, results show there is