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Jul
28
2016

GoRaise receives £600,000 Investment

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Newcastle-based fundraising platform GoRaise has received a £600,000 investment from Northstar Ventures and an Angel investor. £300k of the investment comes from the Finance for Business North East Accelerator Fund. GoRaise is an online charity cashback platform which facilitates fundraising opportunities for individuals and organisations. It utilises affiliate commissions to reward consumers with a donation… View Article

Jul
28
2016

JOBS BOOST AT SUCCESSFUL NORTH EAST SPA

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  A LEADING North East spa is set to double its number of therapists after a successful first year in business. The Spa at Ramside at Ramside Hall Hotel near Durham, is looking to increase its number of therapists from 15 to 30, due to the growing demand for treatments at the multi-million pound spa…. View Article

Jul
28
2016

Business Club Member Changes 360 Degrees

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Michael Gibbon has been a member of Durham Business Club for around 7 years. Michael is a big supporter of the Business Club and has inspired a lot of people to join the club over the years. Michael formerly owned Gibbon Online and ran this business for 10 years, closing it in January 2016. Michael Joined local… View Article

Jul
28
2016

Introduction to UKTI & Exporting, Wednesday 10th August

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Whether you are new to export or looking to enter new overseas markets, this workshop will provide you with an introduction to UKTI and an understanding of the benefits of exporting and what your company needs to do in order to position itself for long-term exporting success. Discover what the ingredients are of successfully exporting your… View Article

Jul
13
2016

Fat Buddha Air Show Package – Places going fast!

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This year sees the first time that the Fat Buddha Seaburn has been able to offer a fabulous view of the Sunderland Air Show. Places are going fast so to book your place with unrivalled views of the whole of the Seaburn shoreline – call the venue direct on 0191 5292907.  

Jul
12
2016

RAMSIDE SPA GETS IN THE SWIM TO HELP MAGGIE’S

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MEMBERS at one of the North East’s top spas are being invited to take the plunge this month (July) to help raise cash for Maggie’s Centres as part of the epic Swim the Big Blue challenge. The Spa at Ramside at County Durham’s Ramside Hall Hotel is encouraging its members to sign up to a… View Article

Jul
12
2016

It’s the final countdown for Durham Cathedral in LEGO!

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After three years of building, Durham Cathedral in LEGO is almost complete! This magnificent 300,000 brick model was designed to raise funds for Open Treasure, the Cathedral’s new world-class exhibition experience open from 23 July (pictured below right), with bricks being added to the model by members of the public in return for a £1… View Article

Jul
7
2016

Clive Owen appoint new Corporate Finance Assistant Manager

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A TALENTED accountant, who comes from Bermuda, is swapping sandy beaches for the corporate world after taking up a new post. Kat Moore, 26, spent her early life on the British-owned North Atlantic island before coming to the UK to study biology at Durham University. Deciding to pursue a career in accountancy, she studied for… View Article

Jul
1
2016

FREE 1/2 Day Exporting Workshop with UKTI

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Introduction to UKTI & Exporting Selling your product or service overseas can be a great way to grow your business.  UKTI is inviting local companies that are new to exporting, to join us at a FREE ½ day workshop that will provide you with an introduction to UKTI and an understanding of the benefits of… View Article