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Manufacturing group issues economic rallying cry after £8m sales boost…

December 12, 2018 – 6:00 am |

The boss of a major manufacturing group in the West Midlands has urged industry not to talk itself into a downturn amidst the current Brexit uncertainty.
Rowan Crozier, Chairman of the Manufacturing Assembly Network (MAN), made …

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Salisbury flies in to scoop energy award…

December 17, 2018 – 7:30 am |

Salisbury Group 2018 Lighting Energy Impact Award WinnerSalisbury Group – the provider of building energy and facilities management solutions – received a prestigious award at the Energy Awards last night. The company was announced as the winner of the Lighting Energy Impact Award for its landmark energy transformation at Cardiff Airport.

The results of the Energy Awards 2018 were revealed at Hilton Park Lane in London, where the energy industry elite came together for a night of recognition and celebration of the sector’s achievements. An expert judging panel from across the industry unanimously chose Salisbury Group as its winner following a rigorous selection process. Read the full story »

Donation from housebuilder funds treatment for Penkridge boy…

December 17, 2018 – 7:00 am |
Harry Richbell

A regional housebuilder has donated £1,000 to a six-year-old boy from Penkridge to help him continue with much-needed treatment.
Young Harry Richbell’s family applied to Persimmon Homes West Midlands to become one of its Community Champions. …

Local charities benefit from generous trust fund…

December 17, 2018 – 6:30 am |
air ambulance

Several charities are set to benefit from a generous trust fund which is being administered by Staffordshire solicitors Bowcock & Pursaill.
A client of the legal firm set up the trust several years ago which has …

Clarke Willmott continues to expand Birmingham family team…

December 17, 2018 – 6:00 am |

Leading national law firm Clarke Willmott LLP has appointed Hannah Bridgwood as a new associate to its Birmingham Family Team.
Hannah will complement the team’s established practice offering advice on complex financial remedy cases and private law children …

Story Comms turns the page with national rebrand and growth plans…

December 14, 2018 – 8:00 am |
Tom Bradshaw-Smith, Ruth Follows, Vicky Malone, Amanda Lowe, Sophie Drake, Priya Khaira Hanks, Lewis Thomas

Birmingham-based public relations agency, Story Comms, today (6 December) unveils its new brand identity as it celebrates a record twelve-month period and makes plans for significant growth over the next three years.
 The four-year-old firm saw …

Jet Environmental awarded most prestigious project to date…

December 14, 2018 – 7:30 am |
Jason Hibbs managing director Jet Environmental

Jet Environmental Systems Ltd, the leading UK provider of warehouse temperature control systems has been awarded its largest and most prestigious project since the company was founded in 1981.
The project, located at East Midlands Gateway …

Finance recruitment specialist hunts for a new Business Manager to support growth…

December 14, 2018 – 7:00 am |
Anita Tweats, CEO The Finance People

The Finance People, a team of finance specialists who recruit finance experts for SMEs, is looking to recruit itself.
Keen to hire a new Business Partner or Business Manager to its fast-growing Senior Finance Recruitment Group, …

Hagley care home chef tastes success after achieving five star food rating…

December 14, 2018 – 6:30 am |
Keyren Andreson

A widely respected chef based at a Hagley care home has played a key role in the home achieving a top status for the quality of its food. 
Keyren Anderson, head chef at Chandos Lodge Residential …

Pioneering contribution to Midlands law firm lands Neil top award…

December 14, 2018 – 6:00 am |
Outstanding Individual_Neil LLoyd

A Midlands businessman has been recognised for his innovative and pioneering contribution to the growth of a leading independent law firm.
Neil Lloyd, sales director for FBC Manby Bowdler, was handed the prestigious national award for …

Offices to be converted into 126 apartments in heart of West Midlands…

December 12, 2018 – 8:00 am |
Lyndon Place, Sheldon, West Midlands

Work will start in January to convert a large office building into 126 apartments after permitted development rights were obtained by leading developer and investor BPG.
In a joint venture with the Property Alliance Group, BPG …

Black Country manufacturer secures £100k investment to deliver JLR contract…

December 12, 2018 – 7:30 am |
Range Rover

Wednesbury-based manufacturer, Star Precision Tools Ltd, has received a £100k investment to produce new tooling for components needed for Jaguar Land Rover’s (JLR) recently revealed second-generation Range Rover Evoque.
The investment, provided by the National Tooling Loan …

RBH domin-eights in new gold world ranking…

December 12, 2018 – 7:00 am |
Slaley Hall exterior

All eight RBH-managed golf resorts have made it into Golf World‘s new top 100 GB&I ‘Ultimate Stay-and-Play’ venues – with Slaley Hall named England’s fourth best resort.
The Hexham, Northumberland venue was 24th in the list, with Aldwark Manor, York, …

UKSV Takes Home Silver in National Events and Communications Awards…

December 12, 2018 – 6:30 am |
UKSV EVCOM Award

UKSV, a small, Ringwood-based company, is bringing home Silver from the prestigious national EVCOM Awards for companies working in the Events and Creative Communications Industries. The Silver was awarded to UKSV and Banks-Sadler for a …

Manufacturing group issues economic rallying cry after £8m sales boost…

December 12, 2018 – 6:00 am |
Brandauer Quality (L)

The boss of a major manufacturing group in the West Midlands has urged industry not to talk itself into a downturn amidst the current Brexit uncertainty.
Rowan Crozier, Chairman of the Manufacturing Assembly Network (MAN), made …

Mills & Reeve named UK law firm of the year…

December 10, 2018 – 8:00 am |
Steve Allen

Mills & Reeve has been named UK law firm of the year 2018 at the British Legal Awards.
The firm beat off stiff competition from Shoosmiths, Weightmans, Stephens & Bolton, Osbornes Law, Keystone Law, Harbottle & …

MFG Solicitors honoured for securing vital funds for Cancer Research UK…

December 10, 2018 – 7:30 am |
left to right is Neil Antcliffe from Cancer Research, Rachel Summers, Ellie Newman and Jayne Hill

Wyre Forest law firm mfg Solicitors has been recogised by Cancer Research UK after facilitating more than £934,000 worth of gifts over the past 19 years from people choosing to leave a legacy to the …

Top rankings in leading industry guide for Midlands law firm…

December 10, 2018 – 7:00 am |
Anne Thomson FBC Manby Bowdler

A thriving Midlands law firm has reinforced its position after receiving top rankings for several of its teams and lawyers in a prestigious nationwide guide to the best legal talent.
 The 2019 Chambers guide recognised four departments and …

Hoppecke launches new HF premium chargers…

December 10, 2018 – 6:30 am |
charger

With the launch of its new trak | charger HF premium series Hoppecke Industrial Batteries is pushing the boundaries of technological innovation to provide modern logistics operations with a sustainable and flexible way of managing their energy …

Higgs & Sons apprenticeships have added value…

December 10, 2018 – 6:00 am |
l-r Owen Bayliss, Megan Harron, Nick Brindley, Lucas Chance_1

Professional apprenticeships are a growth area for many businesses across the West Midlands, as more young people opt to forgo university in order to ‘earn while they learn’.
Black Country law firm Higgs & Sons currently …

Dallas Burston Polo Club raise over £3,000 for charity during annual Bonfire celebration…

December 7, 2018 – 8:00 am |
Wheel

Bonfire Night is a yearly event held at Dallas Burston Polo Club in Southam and this year’s proceedings saw a record breaking 7000+ attendees enjoying the festivities, with over £3,000 raised for The Shakespeare’s Hospice.
The …

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