2017 News Archive

31st December 2017
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JCT600 announces record turnover in a tough year for the motor industry

JCT600 apooints head of fleet for Volkswagen division

Manchester Canal Street property changes hands for £1.4m

Clarion grows contentious private client team

Liquidators appointed at collapsed Falkirk festival promoterPeterhead Projects Limited

Hundreds of women sign up for second Yorkshire Lass charity cycling sportive

Redevelopment commences at JCT600’s Mercedes-Benz Sheffield dealership

JCT600 starts redevelopment work at Peugeot Menston and SEAT Menston

Advantage Smollan Acquires Integrated Creative Agency Intermarketing

JCT600 appoints head of fleet for Audi division

Property specialist backs young Yorkshire Cricket stars

Yorkshire FMCG recruiter doubles in size with acquisition of competitor

Open weekend and new show house for Wetherby homes development

JCT600 starts work on £2m re-development of Mercedes-Benz dealership in Harrogate

Scholarship launch aims to boost female representation on sports boards

Clarion boosts team with two directors promoted to partner

All Terrain Cycles supports summer of Sue Ryder sportives

One-in-12 businesses in the region only paying interest on their debts

JCT600’s fleet operation gains car preparation centre in Chesterfield

KCP appoints director to London team

Four promotions for Clarion team

Pubs continue to struggle although Yorkshire fares better than most

Completion of Porsche Centre Teesside

Clarion donates over £7,000 to Yorkshire Air Ambulance

Authenticate IS appoints technical director

Export boost for Yorkshire SMEs as new peer-to-peer business community launches

New Yorkshire Lads Cycling Club races ahead in Wetherby and Saltaire

Bentley and Porsche return to NE1 Newcastle Motor Show with new models

Growth plans for Yorkshire Cloud as virtualDCS founders come on board

Work underway at £3m new homes development near Selby

Clarion expands property team with appointment of new legal director

Another new associate director for Yorkshire finance recruiter

Yorkshire Food business takes title in national family business awards

JCT600 wins national recognition from consumers for its customer friendly online service

Orthopaedic supports firm secures US export deal to supply 1,600 stores

Outside the Box appoints three more new recruits as creative team continues to expand

Key Capital Partners invests £8.6m supporting the MBO of YorkTest Laboratories

Construction slow down sees more Yorkshire businesses at risk

New associate joins Clarion’s growing litigation team

Sports stars graduate from world’s first Master of Sports Directorship degree

ICON Nutrition launches ‘grab and go’ zero sugar functional energy drink

70-strong Ferrari parade drives through Leeds to celebrate the iconic car marque’s 70th anniversary

Yorkshire’s manufacturing, construction and retail industries among sectors sliding into rapidly rising financial distress

Yorkshire finance recruiter appoints new associate director

JCT600 VLS awarded Go Ultra Low status

Outside the Box exports its expertise to New Zealand ethical cosmetics business used by Britney Spears and Ashton Kutcher

Largest-ever display of Ferrari supercars at Roundhay Park celebrates iconic car marque’s 70th anniversary

Eddisons puts former Hallmark Cards HQ catering equipment, office furniture and warehouse racking up for sale

BTG Corporate Finance advises Japanese manufacturer on two British acquisitions

Regional growth fund supports work on new £1m warehouse project for Thirsk chemical processing business

Latest dealmaker arrives at Clarion

Latest R3 research in Yorkshire reinforces national fall in consumer spending

Local solicitor defends lasting powers of attorney

Toon caravan park sold to the shareholders

Legal director joins Clarion’s family team with the appointment of a new associate

Double the number of Yorkshire Lasses join ladies-only charity cycling sportive

Trade mission set to build links between US and Northern media firms

Manchester sports lawyer is UK’s first to qualify as a sporting director

Clarion boosts corporate recovery team with further hire

Chartered Society of Physiotherapy enters into long-term partnership with orthopaedic device manufacturer Neo G

Yorkshire construction services company signs multi-million dollar deal for US distribution

JCT600 starts redevelopment work at Peugeot Bradford

Clarion’s costs team appoints fourth and fifth apprentice paralegals

Thirsk chemical processing business appoints new site manager

Begbies Traynor expands Sheffield office with new partner appointment

Three LSH directors depart for Eddisons as firm expands Liverpool agency and valuations team

Zoing invests in Harrogate wealth management boutique

Leeds businesses urged to sign up for free overseas sales advice

Trial finds student ‘engagement’ analytics software helps 15% more achieve top class university degrees

Four more trainees join growing Leeds law firm Clarion

Yorkshire businesses come together to share advice at free overseas trade event

Reed Boardall gains outstanding industry accreditation

Sports stars and business leaders go back to university as ‘Sporting Director’ MSD aims to professionalise sport management

Key Capital Partners invests £4m in graduate IT training and services provider Sparta Global

Yorkshire’s manufacturing companies see increased risk of insolvency 2

US Boston trade mission builds Yorkshire links with Leeds visit

Leeds wealth management firm recognised in national awards

New electric bike company launched

US law firms trade visit strengthens links with Yorkshire lawyers

Leeds Outside the Box adds heart to Midlands housing organisation

Standing room only at Pugh’s property sale as homebuyers look to scoop bargains

Overseas trade event highlights £7m of new funding for Yorkshire SMEs

Leeds insolvency barrister heads up R3 in Yorkshire

Begbies Traynor opens Lincoln office

New online service launched to recommend Yorkshire accountants

Key Capital Partners moves to larger offices in central Leeds

Another partner joins Clarion’s growing litigation team

Cycle retailer shares its expertise via new online video knowledge centre

Yorkshire education technology business wins £775,000 of new university contracts in one month

Stoke industrial heritage site goes up for auction

Former police station up for sale

All Terrain Cycles launches ‘Yorkshire Lass’ cycle shop at Salt’s Mill

York woman celebrates 50 years as a loyal customer of JCT600’s Volkswagen dealership

Manchester Northern Quarter former shoe shop and umbrella factory up for auction with £3m guide price

Dolgellau Magistrates Court and Pontsian Primary School to be sold at auction

Customers celebrate refurbished showroom for Mercedes-Benz of Sheffield

Retail in strong position as busy Christmas shopping season approaches

Another two lawyers join Clarion’s private client team

Forty jobs for Thirsk as Marrtree acquires first Sowerby Gateway employment site

Trial finds new learner analytics software helps 15% more achieve top class degrees

Gerald Ratner keynote speaker at Harrogate’s first Royal Hall business lunch

Unity House (Wakefield) Limited closes

R3’s Yorkshire personal finances bulletin – Autumn 2017

JCT600 wins another national award

Murray Harcourt continues its significant investment strategy in top local talent

Q3 2017 insolvency statistics – R3 comments

Yorkshire finance recruiter strengthens entry level division with appointment of new business director

Construction, automotive and consumer-facing industries reeling as distress escalates across Yorkshire’s economy

Comments on the Bank of England’s interest rate decision – R3

Leeds investment firm achieves key milestone with £100m of Funds Under Management

Export event will explore the challenges of exporting to China

JCT600 Vehicle Leasing Solutions appoints new regional sales manager for the West Midlands

Five Reed Boardall staff celebrate more than a total of 150 years of service

Iconic Temple Works up for auction in next Pugh Leeds property sale

Pre-Budget comments from R3

New regional sales manager strengthens JCT600 Vehicle Leasing Solutions’ team in the North

Legendary Merseyside Beatles venue goes up for auction

Picture worsening for businesses across Yorkshire and the North East as over a quarter reports sign of distress – R3

Print-Leeds makes move to double production

Leeds tech business gets boost from successful local exporter

Bentley Newcastle unveils new Continental GT

Yorsipp and Myddleton Croft join forces to launch new low-cost SIPP offering

Yorkshire agricultural sector outperforms other parts of the UK

Ex Saatchi & Saatchi boss to speak at Manchester Met Business School

£40,000 raised for local causes at Yorkshire’s biggest business fundraiser

Terriers’ Premier League success is helping Huddersfield businesses build trade links with China

Education catering specialist expands with Kent acquisition

Level of Yorkshire retailers at risk rises from less than a quarter to almost a third during 2017

Clarion donates a sleigh full of Christmas presents for the Cash for Kids Mission Christmas

Technology sector struggles in Yorkshire and across the UK

Leading estate agency chooses Outside the Box for creative campaign

Christmas cheer in short supply across struggling Yorkshire retail sector

Rugby bosses sign up leading sports academics to boost governance skills