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Filtermist kicks-off ‘Learning at Work Week’ with £100,000 investment in skills…

May 20, 2019 – 7:30 am |

A specialist in industrial air filtration and extraction is marking ‘Learning at Work Week’ (13-19th May) by launching a £100,000 investment in upskilling all of its staff across the group.
Filtermist, along with sister companies Multi-Fan …

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SUITE SUCCESS FOR HOTEL DU VIN STRATFORD AS IT CELEBRATES FIRST ANNIVERSARY…

May 20, 2019 – 8:00 am |

HdV Stratford exteriorTaking Stratford-upon-Avon by storm, Hotel du Vin is celebrating a successful start to its Warwickshire life as the hotel celebrates a suite of award-wins and top reviews in its first year of opening.

The former registry office and social club was converted into a 46-bedroom boutique hotel with a multimillion investment by Frasers Hospitality, owners of Hotel du Vin and its sister brand, Malmaison. Employing over 50 members of staff, Hotel du Vin Stratford-upon-Avon opened in March last year and has already become a local success story. Voted as one of the top 10 hotels in the area on TripAdvisor and featured in The Sunday Times’ 100 top British hotels, the hotel has also received the AA four-star accreditation. Read the full story »

Filtermist kicks-off ‘Learning at Work Week’ with £100,000 investment in skills…

May 20, 2019 – 7:30 am |
Nathan Thorley and Chris Taylor

A specialist in industrial air filtration and extraction is marking ‘Learning at Work Week’ (13-19th May) by launching a £100,000 investment in upskilling all of its staff across the group.
Filtermist, along with sister companies Multi-Fan …

Massivit 3D Appoints Erez Zimerman as New CEO…

May 20, 2019 – 7:00 am |

Lod, Israel, 14th May 2019 – Massivit 3D Printing Technologies, the leading provider of large format 3D printing solutions, has announced the appointment of Erez Zimerman as new CEO.
Effective immediately, Zimerman is stepping up from his …

FIRST OF FIFTY VENUES ANNOUNCED FOR BCW’S FIFTH FESTIVAL…

May 20, 2019 – 6:30 am |
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Back, bigger and better than ever before, Birmingham Cocktail Weekend has announced the first of it’s fifty strong line up of fabulous venues that will be taking part in BCW2019.Commemorating five years of taking the …

Grieving families facing extra stress over legal delays…

May 20, 2019 – 6:00 am |
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Grieving families are facing extra stress because of lengthy delays caused by a new online legal service, a leading solicitor warned today.
Michelle Monnes-Thomas, a partner at FBC Manby Bowdler, says the introduction of a new …

Rural broadband heroes! Airband is a finalist in Connected Britain Awards and director Red Peel to join expert rural broadband panel…

May 17, 2019 – 7:00 am |
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Last month Airband was announced as a finalist in the Connected Britain Awards and Airband director Redmond Peel is now set to join a panel of rural broadband experts at the Connected Britain Awards conference.
The …

Worcestershire family up for business award…

May 17, 2019 – 6:30 am |
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A Worcestershire gritting and snow clearance company has been shortlisted for a prestigious county business award.
Himbleton-based AA Salt, which helps hundreds of local businesses keep their premises safe by gritting and snow ploughing their car …

£11.8m business support boost to unlock the potential of West Midlands’ SME manufacturers…

May 17, 2019 – 6:00 am |
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Small to medium-sized (SME) manufacturers in the West Midlands can start taking advantage of an £11.8million business support boost from today, dedicated to helping them grow and address key skills issues.
The Manufacturing Growth Programme, …

Black Country logistics specialist taps into ‘Spillard Live’ to boost driver safety and maximise expansion…

May 15, 2019 – 8:00 am |
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One of the UK’s leading logistics experts has teamed up with Spillard Safety Systems to help it combine consistent growth in its operations with improving the safety of its drivers.
JJX Logistics, which has increased its …

Rob accelerates back to employment thanks to specialist support…

May 15, 2019 – 7:30 am |
Rob Cartwright (L)

A Nuneaton man who was suffering from depression and sleep apnoea is on the road to recovery after securing a job following support from Accelerate.
Rob Cartwright, who is 60 years-old, turned to the specialist employment …

Bring Your Dog To Work Day® 2019 – save the date for Britain’s favourite day out for dogs…

May 15, 2019 – 7:00 am |
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Bring Your Dog To Work Day  – It is time to start planning as Britain’s best day out for dogs returns on Friday 21st June.
Now in its sixth year there is no doubt that this …

EYEING UP CYCLE CHALLENGE FOR ALZHEIMER’S…

May 15, 2019 – 6:30 am |
Martin Elwell charity cycle ride

Keen cyclist Martin  Elwell is going to great lengths to support Alzheimer’s Society, his company’s chosen charity, by tackling a 100-mile cycle challenge on Sunday 12 May.
The 51-year-old marketing manager at Scrivens Opticians & Hearing …

Black And White Hospitality Signs Up Major Birmingham Hotel…

May 15, 2019 – 6:00 am |
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One of the UK’s fastest growing hospitality management companies has added a major Birmingham city-centre hotel to its portfolio.
 Black and White Hospitality has now been brought in to manage the day-to-day operation of the 186-bedroom …

Manufacturer goes green with solar investment…

May 13, 2019 – 8:00 am |
Part of the £160k solar installation at FSP that will power its Telford factory

A Shropshire manufacturer is set to make a dramatic saving in its running costs thanks to a £160k investment in solar power.
 Fabweld Steel Products (FSP) has added 465 solar photovoltaic panels to the roof at …

Shropshire construction firm builds on quality…

May 13, 2019 – 7:30 am |
Commercial Director Victoria Lawson, Health & Safety Manager Steven Taylor and Pave Aways MD Steven Owen with the three ISO standards 2.JPG

A Shropshire building contractor has retained a trio of prestigious international standards that recognises the firm as one of the leaders in its field.
 Pave Aways has been re-awarded the ISO 9001 for quality management, ISO 18001 for …

Zac Posen turns to 3D Printing to bring Met Gala creations to life…

May 13, 2019 – 7:00 am |
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One of the world’s leading fashion designers has collaborated with Protolabs and GE Additive to showcase a range of 3D printed sculptural garments and accessories at fashion’s ‘biggest night out’.
Zac Posen, who has designed dresses …

HIGGS & SONS LAWYER APPOINTED DEPUTY DISTRICT JUDGE…

May 13, 2019 – 6:30 am |
Sue Allen (2)

An experienced clinical negligence lawyer at West Midlands’ law firm Higgs & Sons has been appointed a Deputy District Judge on the Midlands Circuit.
Sue Allen successfully completed the rigorous application process and following in-depth training …

Birmingham set for £32.1 million boost from Cricket World Cup…

May 13, 2019 – 6:00 am |
T20 England v Australia

Birmingham is set to benefit from a £32.1 million economic boost by hosting five matches of the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup (30 May-14 July), according to analysis from global accountancy firm EY.
The report – …

Airband announced as a finalist in 2019 ISPA Awards…

May 10, 2019 – 6:00 am |
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Independent internet service provider Airband was announced as a finalist in the 2019 ISPA Awards last week. This comes shortly after its announcement of extended capability following an extension to its fleet and a significant …

New appointments at Midlands law firm…

May 8, 2019 – 8:00 am |
Will Jones, Kim Carr, Alison Price, Jaswinder Kaur Tawana and Michelle Monnes-Thomas.

Midlands law firm FBC Manby Bowdler has announced the appointment of two new partners and two associates as part of its continued growth and expansion.
The firm employs nearly 200 people at offices in Wolverhampton, Willenhall, …

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