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We sell tickets on the National Rail network for individuals and groups, first or standard class, long or short distance.  We sell from the website nationalrail.com and have been doing so since 2003.  We also specialise in split ticketing, where the ticket is split up into several component parts to save you money, and taking advantage of unsold inventory over short distances when long distance cheap fares have sold out.  Based at Bishop Auckland station in Co. Durham, we sell online not only tickets but the highly useful National Rail map which can be picked up from the station through our friends at Bishop Trains, but also ordered online for Royal Mail delivery.  2,619 stations are featured on the current edition and the 2021 edition will be launched in November 2020 giving details of racecourses for horse racing around the UK, as a result of the forthcoming revival of "Back an Winner by Train" to encourage visits to racecourses by train.  The map covers the UK including Northern Ireland, and is available from railmap.org.uk.

 

Blueocto Limited

We provide completely custom Web Design and bespoke Web Development for your business.

We enjoy working with your team, Marketing managers, to help educate and train in platforms such as WordPressGoogle Analytics and Tag Manager.

We are Google qualified and accredited so you can be assured we are confident to give you the best advice on your website and digital marketing. We are obsessed with website speed performance and web accessibility.

If you have a WordPress website, Shopify eCommerce store - we can help support you with changes or technical updates, or perhaps if you're looking for a complete refresh!

Web apps are our forte, so if you need something you simply can't find online or "off the shelf" we are here to discuss your needs.

Bonaccord

Bonaccord is an award winning law firm primarily working in the life science, specialty chemical, specialty engineering and food and drink sectors.  We help clients with the whole business cycle from set up and investment through IP strategy and R&D collaborations to manufacture, distribution and ultimate sale.

Broad Chare Partners

Broad Chare Partners offers the highest standards of financial advice and expert financial planning. As a Senior Partner Practice of St. James’s Place Wealth Management, Broad Chare Partners gives clients access to a distinctive investment management approach and aims to build long term relationships with their clients to understand their personal aspirations. In addition to drawing on their experience as business owners themselves, the Partners of Broad Chare Partners use their own financial expertise and high level of professional qualifications to create tailored solutions for individuals, families, trustees, business owners and start-up businesses, to help them achieve their overall financial goals.

 

Broad Chare Partners is a trading name of Broad Chare Partnership LLP.

The Partner Practice represents only St. James's Place Wealth Management plc (which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority) for the purpose of advising solely on the Group's wealth management products and services, more details of which are set out on the Group's website www.sjp.co.uk/products

Business Doctors

Business Doctors expertise is providing access to high quality advice, information and resources to support both business growth and sustainability within the SME sector. Incorporating business growth seminars and workshops, bespoke strategic planning workshops and strategy implementation. We help business owners deliver their aspirations through their business.

 

CannyInsights.com

CannyInsights.com is a retail consultancy led by Graham Soult – a retail champion and Fellow of the Institute of Place Management (IPM) – in partnership with marketing consultant Andrew Bartlett.

The business works with stores, shopping centres and towns to help them improve their offer and marketing.

Described on BBC Look North as “the region’s best-known retail expert”, and by ITV as “a North East Mary Portas”, Graham Soult has appeared regularly on TV, on radio, and in the press, including BBC’s The One Show, BBC News, Retail Week, Wired and Forbes, and is a frequent speaker on retail and marketing issues.

CDC Enterprise Agency

We help business owners and potential business owners to overcome the barriers to starting and growing their businesses. Through coaching we help establish goals, create action plans, and provide accountability to the business owner. We're a not for profit business which exists to helps to develop enterprise skills and entrepreneurial mindsets within our businesses and our communities.

Cerberus Security Industries

Cerberus Security Industries has one mission: we seek to provide quality security solutions to our clients by utilising the best personnel and the best technologies. We are a security firm that is based principally in Durham but that has the infrastructure to provide coverage across the United Kingdom.

Cerberus was formed with a view to address what we view as two serious problems within the security industry: a lack of technological and organisational innovation. Our aim, therefore, is to provide our clients with professional security solutions that are enhanced by our own data integration and analytic software. The result is that our clients receive more for less, as we can provide competitive rates on services that are second to none.

Cestrian Estates LTD

Offices to let in Chester Le Street town Centre with flexible tenancy agreements including short-term occupation. Permit car parking available. contact Aidan on 0191 387 3671 or 07973 194 246.

Chronos Safety Ltd

At Chronos we have over 30 years experience in Health and Safety and we are passionate about providing a quality service and supporting business owners and managers to comply with current legislation and regulation. We take the health and safety worry away from you and provide something that all business owners want and need, and that is TIME.

 

Claypath Deli

We are a family run, sourdough bakery and cafe. Offering freshly baked cakes, breads and pastries. All our coffee is locally roasted.  Seating inside and out.

Climate Action North

Climate Action North is a not for profit, community interest company set up to take action in the climate emergency through projects such as Pollinator Parks, Global Wilders, Business Action Toolkit, One Small Change and Wear and Tees Action for Rivers (WATAR). We work with communities, businesses, schools and individuals to take climate action, helping the planet and making a difference each day every day.

Clive Owen & Co LLP

 

Advice is at the heart of our service.  We recognise the importance of delivering ideas, solutions and strategic advice to owner managers on a range of issues.  We operate across all sectors which enables us to be truly commercial in our approach.  Our core values are built around the concept of streamlining clients financial systems, reducing tax or working with them to obtain grant funding.

 

Coarse Restaurant Ltd

Affordable tasting menu restaurant in Durham city centre. Seasonal menu changes, with a focus on local ingredients. 6 courses for £35.

Counting North

Counting North is an independent accountancy practice that specialises in working alongside small accountancy firms to deliver specialist audit and tax services which they would otherwise not be able to provide to their clients. Based in Durham, Counting North works right across the North of England from Northumberland to South Yorkshire.

 

County Durham Community Foundation

County Durham Community Foundation provides grants that make a genuine difference to the lives of local people. We manage charitable funds donated by local individuals, families, businesses and trusts, building up a source of long-term support for the community and acting as the vital link between donors and local needs.

 

Courage Creative Ltd

Courage is an identity, graphic and web design company. We create work that helps our clients strengthen their brand, increase awareness and communicate more clearly.

Create and Share Retail Limited

The North East home of gifting - 5 different brands where you can create your own gift box or purchase a subscription box.

Corporate Gifting also available from delighting just one client to thousands.

Gifts suitable for everyone including small gifts, treats, bargain books, cats, dogs and self care/pamper items.

Croner Group HR and HS

Over 80 years supporting successful North East businesses.

Our HR, employment law and health & safety services free you from admin, reduce your legal risk and give you more time to grow your business. How do we do it?

By providing you with 24/7 expert advice on any workforce challenge. And by giving you access to a team of legal experts ready to fight your case if you face an employee dispute, grievance or tribunal. We also provide industry-leading software that cuts the time you spend on workforce management.

We’re like hiring a HR team, a health & safety manager and an employment law solicitor all in one. Except we’re a fraction of the cost with affordable fixed monthly payments.

Here at Croner we are a national company with local consultants based in the North East!

CrossFit Chester Le Street

Through Functional Fitness we are bringing families and communities together. Exercise from age 10 onwards.

Fully coached sessions from CrossFit Coaches Sam Marshall and Ash Balfour.

Crowne Plaza Newcastle

Crowne Plaza Newcastle – Stephenson Quarter is located in the heart of Newcastle city centre and boasts 251 bedrooms, including accessible and family rooms, and nine purpose-built meeting rooms.

The hotel is conveniently located close to local attractions including The Utilita Arena, Newcastle United Football Club, Life Science Centre, Sage Gateshead, Newcastle University and Northumbria University. Newcastle City Centre and Gateshead Quayside are also just a five-minute walk from the hotel.

We also have the luxurious Mineral House Spa which includes a spa, gym, indoor heated swimming pool and beauty treatments. Our Hawthorns Restaurant offers contemporary local cuisine, and The Gin Bar offers premium gins and authentically produced gin cocktails.

The hotel is adjacent to the Stephenson Quarter multi-storey car park which has onsite coach parking facilities and is easily reached via the A1 M. We are also just a two-minute walk from Newcastle Central Station.

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