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Jan
7
2021

🏅 SIA Approved Contractor 🏅

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Hawk Shield Security Ltd now holds SIA Approved Contractor Status for the provision of Security Guarding and Key Holding Services. We are delighted to announce that following a two-day on-site audit assessment in December by the SSAIB and SIA we have achieved SIA Approved Contractor Status for both provisions. The Approved Contractor Scheme (ACS) is… View Article

Oct
20
2020

UK-Leading Health & Safety Accreditation Awarded to Hawk Shield Security

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Hawk Shield Security provide specialist security services for multiple customers across various industries across the UK. Offering a range of high security services including Manned Guarding, Mobile Patrol, Alarm Response, Security Dogs and CCTV Monitoring and Installation, their mission as a Security Services Provider is to deliver 100% customer satisfaction and safety. Hawk Shield Security… View Article

Sep
8
2020

Leading North East of England accountancy firm Baldwins, has rebranded as Azets

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Leading North East of England accountancy firm Baldwins, has rebranded as Azets, the largest brand within Cogital Group, the fast-growing global accounting, advisory and business services group. Following the rebrand, which includes several other well-known UK accountancy firms, Azets will provide advisory services to over 100,000 UK enterprises, SMEs, large scale businesses and private clients. The… View Article

Jun
17
2020

Trio of DBC members support much needed solution

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When Graeme Hawes first applied for business improvement funding for his Durham-based company, he had no idea just how beneficial it would turn out to be. Founded in 2019, Glass & Mirror Solutions is a Durham-based company that designs, supplies and installs custom glass products, including the likes of glass partitions, glass balustrades, floors and… View Article

Jun
17
2020

City of Durham Parish Council hires retail guru and DBG vice-chairman Graham Soult to support city centre businesses through COVID-19 and beyond

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 The City of Durham Parish Council has contracted the services of award-winning North East retail consultant Graham Soult to support local businesses through the difficulties of COVID-19 and to give city centre businesses a boost. Described on BBC Look North as “the region’s best-known retail expert”, and by ITV as “a North East Mary Portas”,… View Article

Feb
13
2020

Congratulations Jane Reynolds MBE

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So proud of DBC member Jane Reynolds MBE!  Jane, Chair of Tees Valley Business Club and Business Development Manager at Northstar Ventures received the Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) for services to industry.