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September 11, 2019 – 8:30 am |

A leading Black Country manufacturing specialist is investing in a state-of-the-art multi-axis CNC milling centre to help it deliver £2m of new orders.
Cube Precision Engineering, which can handle single op prototype tooling to complex multi-stage …

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Scrivens donates hearing aids to African children…

September 20, 2019 – 6:00 am |

Birmingham-based Scrivens Opticians & Hearing Care has donated 400 life-changing hearing aids to help hearing-impaired children in Tanzania.
It brings the total given this year by the family business to more than 2,000 as it continues …

Branded goods infringement claims warning in no-deal Brexit…

September 18, 2019 – 6:30 am |
Branded goods infringement claims warning in no-deal Brexit…

A no-deal Brexit could see an unexpected rise in the number of trademark infringement claims as a result of traders carrying on “business as usual”, warns intellectual property specialist Susan Hall.
Susan, partner at national law …

HK Technologies appoints Gareth Jones as new Managing Director…

September 13, 2019 – 6:30 am |

HK Technologies has named a new Managing Director to help it capitalise on its recent acquisition by the Engineering Technology Group (ETG).
Gareth Jones, who spent eleven years with In-Comm Training, has been recruited to help …

Legal firm’s Telford team donate to local Samaritans…

September 11, 2019 – 6:30 am |

Solicitors and support staff from a Telford law firm have donated £405 to the Telford branch of the Samaritans.
The team at mfg Solicitors made the donation after staff held a variety of raffles, quizzes, chocolate …

Andy is big Cheese at Telford Pro-Am…

September 9, 2019 – 6:00 am |

Professional Andy Cheese walked away with the £1,000 winner’s cheque at the recent Budgen Motors Pro-Am at Telford Hotel & Golf Resort.
Lichfield-based Cheese, who is attached to the Robert Rock Golf Academy, shot a three-under-par …

Manufacturer powers cabling solution on major London infrastructure project…

September 6, 2019 – 6:00 am |

A Midlands manufacturer has won contracts worth nearly £350,000 in the second phase of a major infrastructure project to upgrade London’s power supply.
Fabweld Steel Products, which is based in Telford, has secured orders totalling more …

Common Purpose offers 30 bursaries for 30 years of leadership…

September 4, 2019 – 7:00 am |

To mark its 30-year anniversary, leadership experts Common Purpose UK, are offering 30 free bursary places on their leadership programmes. The places will be available to people, and organisations, who would not normally be able …

Birmingham makes waves after plans unveiled for landlocked £25 million surf park…

September 2, 2019 – 6:30 am |

Birmingham is set to become home to the UK’s most landlocked wave park after plans for a new £25 million facility were revealed today (30 August).
The planning application lodged by Emerge Surf is for a …

OGL and Intequal launch new Technical Sales Apprenticeship…

August 30, 2019 – 6:00 am |

IT company OGL Computer teams up with leading apprenticeships provider Intequal to fill skills gap in the technology sales sector.
OGL Computer, a growing IT and cyber security services provider based in Kidderminster, designs, delivers and …

Entrepreneur gets on his bike to offer solution to congested cities…

August 28, 2019 – 7:00 am |

A Midlands entrepreneur believes he may have a stylish answer to help people in Birmingham and London avoid congestion, charges and rising travel costs.
Nick Lovett has launched E-Motion London to act as the official UK …

Respected lawyer retains ranking in prestigious guide for high net worth individuals…

August 26, 2019 – 7:00 am |

A Midlands lawyer is officially “one of the best in the region” after being recognised in a prestigious guide aimed at the international private wealth market for the second year in a row.
Margaret Rowe, a …

Outgoing Law Society President joins Anthony Collins Solicitors…

August 23, 2019 – 6:00 am |

The immediate past president of the Law Society England and Wales has joined Anthony Collins Solicitors as Non-Executive Director.
After being in post as President for one year, Christina Blacklaws’ role will see her support Anthony …

New awards to celebrate best of West Midlands’ tourism offer…

August 21, 2019 – 7:30 am |

New regional awards celebrating the success of the West Midlands’ £12.6 billion tourism industry have been launched and are open for entries.
The West Midlands Tourism Awards will promote the strength of the local visitor economy …

Haines Watts invests in new Birmingham home…

August 19, 2019 – 7:00 am |

One of the West Midlands’ leading accountancy firms has relocated its Birmingham office to cope with recent expansion and demand from owner-managed and family-run businesses.
Haines Watts, which saw over 10% growth in the region during …

Hotel du Vin reveals £1m bedroom refurb…

August 16, 2019 – 6:30 am |

Hotel du Vin Birmingham has undergone a £1million investment to refurbish its suite of 66 bedrooms. Each room has been given a completely unique look to reflect this season’s latest trends. A favourite with both …

Joined-up approach vital for data requests…

August 14, 2019 – 7:00 am |

The number of subject access requests (SARs) has increased massively since the implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in May 2018, says Susan Hall, partner at Clarke Willmott LLP.
SARs allow people to request …

Clarke Willmott appoints Head of Immigration…

August 12, 2019 – 6:30 am |

Experienced lawyer Mandie Sewa has been appointed as Head of Business Immigration at national law firm Clarke Willmott LLP, where she joins as a partner.
With over 19 years’ experience in UK immigration and nationality law, …

Black Country company helps CMG Rescue increase workshop capacity with lifting solution…

August 9, 2019 – 6:30 am |

The UK road network is set to benefit from the increased availability of recovery vehicles – particularly in the South East – after CMG Rescue installed a mobile column lift solution from TotalKare.
Based in Newport …

New home for M3 as Birmingham move generates string of new contracts …

August 5, 2019 – 6:30 am |

Attracting national and international clients from the usual ‘pull’ of London’s creative scene is helping a Birmingham full service advertising agency expand rapidly.
M3 opened its first city centre base only twelve months ago and has …

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