Wednesday, September 30, 2020

General News

Docuflow appointed to Government G-Cloud 12 Framework

Docuflow has been named as a supplier on the UK Government’s Crown Commercial Service’s (CCS) cloud software framework. It is the second consecutive year Docuflow...

Property

Northampton apartment scheme reaches construction milestone

A luxury apartment scheme in Northampton has reached a major construction milestone. Site E3a Lion Court is a development of 44 one and two bed...

Northampton awarded £1 million to remediate key site

The Government has awarded Northampton £1 million to help ready the former Marks and Spencer site in Abington Street for development. Funding will be used...

Mansfield land secured for £4m industrial development

A plot of land has been secured for a £4 million industrial development in Mansfield. Commercial property developer Priority Space, working with HG Sites, has...

Work begins on new affordable homes scheme in Northampton

Building work has now commenced on the construction of 73 new affordable homes in Northampton, thanks to a partnership between mixed-tenure developer, Countryside, and...

Ownership of Wellingborough land transferred to Greatwell Homes

The land within three major estates in the town of Wellingborough is now owned by local housing association Greatwell Homes. This follows completion of a...

Haulage, storage and distribution firm secures 55,000 sq ft unit at St. Modwen Park Lincoln

St. Modwen will have another new occupier at St. Modwen Park Lincoln after haulage, storage and distribution firm George H Kime & Co Ltd...

Finance

Commissions calls for £4.2bn annual skills investment to combat COVID, reboot economy

The Future-Ready Skills Commission is calling for £4.2 billion of skills investment a year to reboot the economy and help the UK recover from...

Manufacturing

Manufacturing activity remains poor – CBI

Manufacturer output volumes in the three months to September fell at a slower pace than in August, according to the latest CBI monthly Industrial...

Roquette reveals plans to shut down Corby production plant

Roquette, a provider of plant-based ingredients for food and other industrial sectors in the UK, has announced proposals to cease all manufacturing activities and...

Manufacturers slash investment to remain afloat post-COVID

In a fraught battle to stay afloat in the wake of COVID-19, manufacturers have slashed investment despite a rise in output and orders from...

East Midlands manufacturers cut back on investment as COVID bites

East Midlands manufacturers are continuing to cut back on investment in response to the impact of the pandemic, according to a major survey published...

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Prioritise jobs, training for young to drive UK-wide recovery – CBI

The CBI has laid out a health-first recovery plan that it said would help secure a jobs-rich, fair and sustainable future for the UK...

Covid-19 and business owners – guidance on Job Retention Scheme

All UK businesses will be able to apply for assistance to support paying part of their employees’ salary for those employees that would have...

APPOINTMENTS

Games Workshop appoints new Chairman and Senior Independent Director

Nottingham-headquartered Games Workshop has appointed Elaine O'Donnell as Non-Executive Chairman of the Company with effect from 1 January 2021. Elaine has been an independent Non-Executive...

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Planning consultant makes 500-mile pledge for mental health awareness

A planning consultant at Harris Lamb has pledged to raise awareness of mental health issues, and funds for charities supporting those battling them, following...

Anoki raises over £6,000 in just a month to provide clean water across Pakistan

Just a month after launching its own charitable initiative to raise funds to dig water wells in Pakistan, Anoki has raised more than £6,400. Anoki,...

BSP Consulting wins gold standard accolade for CSR commitment

Civil and structural engineer BSP Consulting has been presented with an award in recognition of its commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). The East Midlands-based company has...