3:48pm Thursday 26th March 2015
THE final nail in the coffin has been dealt to Kellingley Colliery after the Government announced it will not provide funding to keep the coal pit open for a further three years.
10:45am Thursday 26th March 2015
THE proposed £9.3 million redevelopment of York's historic Guildhall is moving forward as architects are invited to bid for the project.
10:24am Thursday 26th March 2015
YORK has some of the healthiest high streets in the UK, according to a new report by the Royal Society for Public Health.
12:28pm Thursday 26th March 2015
A NEW company which is being created to boost economic development in York is being tasked with creating 700 jobs, supporting 500 businesses and attracting 250 investment enquiries over a three year period.
12:13pm Thursday 26th March 2015
A BOUTIQUE hostel in York's city centre has been voted the best hostel in the UK for a second consecutive year.
12:09pm Thursday 26th March 2015
THE planning team of a Yorkshire wind turbine specialist is celebrating after securing consent for three separate farm-scale installations worth more than £1 million in just one week.
11:03am Wednesday 25th March 2015
A RECORD year for hotel occupancy has been reported in York as 2014 saw the city enjoy its best summer and a strong festive finish to the year.
12:11pm Thursday 26th March 2015
A TADCASTER-based first aid training provider says it is on course to double its turnover this year.
12:06pm Thursday 26th March 2015
A YORK based estate agency group which has grown to be the sixth largest in the UK has added a property management firm to its portfolio.
12:03pm Thursday 26th March 2015
A MENTORING scheme will be on offer for the first time at Yorkshire Business Market this year.
12:37pm Wednesday 25th March 2015
NORTH Yorkshire cheese producers are growing their presence overseas as figures reveal UK diary exports have hit a record high.
9:38am Wednesday 25th March 2015
THE Government has yet to make a convincing case as to why the £50 billion HS2 high-speed rail project is necessary, a highly critical report by a House of Lords committee has said.
12:38pm Wednesday 25th March 2015
FORMER athlete and broadcaster Steve Cram was guest of honour at the 50th anniversary dinner of the York Institute of Chartered Accountants.
11:31am Wednesday 25th March 2015
A COMPANY set up to sell former Yorkshire Water properties is spearheading three new developments in North Yorkshire.
10:06am Tuesday 24th March 2015
A RESEARCH agency which has helped to shape Government, local authority and business policies has celebrated its 25th anniversary with a move to new offices in York.
10:03am Tuesday 24th March 2015
A YORK firm of solicitors has been appointed by national insurer NFU Mutual to its main legal panel for England and Wales.
9:44am Tuesday 24th March 2015
TALKS are being held to establish who is liable for work to replace bolts on London’s second-tallest building which has so far cost a North Yorkshire firm nearly £1 million.
9:36am Tuesday 24th March 2015
A CONFERENCE originally founded by a York business to help customers understand its software has this year attracted more than 300 delegates and a line-up of high-profile speakers.
9:33am Tuesday 24th March 2015
A TRAINING and interpretation business set up with support from the Government’s Enterprise Allowance Scheme has been visited by Selby MP Nigel Adams.
10:00am Tuesday 24th March 2015
CONVENIENCE store operator Co-operative Food is unveiling its new-look store in Acomb this week following a £360,000 refurbishment project.
11:43am Tuesday 24th March 2015
ECONOMIC priorities for York have been laid out after more than 60 representatives from city businesses and organisations met to discuss what needs to be done to boost investment and job creation.
11:48am Monday 23rd March 2015
SUPERMARKET giant Tesco has sold its shares in Clifton Moor retail park as part of a shake-up of its property portfolio.
12:16pm Monday 23rd March 2015
A FISH and chip shop owner turned dog groomer has won a scholarship place with a German clipper brand.
12:05pm Monday 23rd March 2015
A WETHERBY-based coffee company is looking to grow its number of outlets with a new package for prospective retailers.
12:09pm Monday 23rd March 2015
THE history and culture of Ryedale is to be promoted by a marketing and business development consultancy based in the same area.
12:14pm Monday 23rd March 2015
A CUSTOM built bus made by a North Yorkshire manufacturer has been given to the London Transport Museum as part of a new feature.
9:07am Saturday 21st March 2015
LOCAL authorities are being given more say in how rail services in the north are run - as Transpennine Express agrees to continue running trains between York and cities such as Manchester and Liverpool for another year.
12:37pm Friday 20th March 2015
A YORK artisan coffee roaster has won a contract to create and supply a specially blended coffee for an East Yorkshire tourist attraction welcoming 60,000 visitors every year.
12:35pm Friday 20th March 2015
A TEAM of business advisors from a York accountancy firm has assisted with the launch of a new real ale brewery in Darlington.
12:32pm Friday 20th March 2015
A NORTH Yorkshire creative construction and manufacturing company has been praised by Government for nurturing future talent as the industry reports record breaking spend on UK film production.
12:30pm Friday 20th March 2015
THE company behind the opening of a new travel shop in York has taken delivery of the latest addition to its fleet, following a £300,000 investment.
12:53pm Thursday 19th March 2015
BREWERIES across North Yorkshire are reporting expansion plans as the industry enjoys its “most exciting time in the last 100 years”.
12:51pm Thursday 19th March 2015
YORK-based housebuilding firm Persimmon has welcomed one of its first former army recruits after pledging to offer employment to up to 500 ex-armed forces personnel.
12:50pm Thursday 19th March 2015
A YORK businesswoman has had her book shortlisted for a US award.
12:45pm Thursday 19th March 2015
A YORK-based building restoration specialist has won the only Civic Trust Award to be presented to a Yorkshire winner.
9:00am Thursday 19th March 2015
The Chancellor has this afternoon delivered the 2015 Budget - his last for the current Government ahead of the general election in May.
10:40am Thursday 19th March 2015
YORK has been highlighted as being home to one of the best performing property markets in the North of England.
9:43am Wednesday 18th March 2015
THE first pictures of how York’s new Primark store will look have been released as work gets under way on the Monks Cross site.
1:01pm Wednesday 18th March 2015
BUSINESS organisations across York have been outlining their hopes for today’s Budget announcement – calling for a number of measures to boost the city’s economy.
1:00pm Wednesday 18th March 2015
A FAMILY-RUN garden centre is preparing for a period of new growth with the construction of a major extension.
12:58pm Wednesday 18th March 2015
MORE than 100 city planners, landscape architects and conservationists from across the UK are meeting in York today.
12:56pm Wednesday 18th March 2015
A YORK estate agent is reporting a growing property market in the city after breaking the £20 million sales mark in its first year.
11:01am Wednesday 18th March 2015
A MICHELIN-starred restaurateur has opened a new venue in York.
9:56am Wednesday 18th March 2015
VILLAGERS have joined forces to safeguard the future of their only local shop and post office by taking it over themselves.
1:01pm Tuesday 17th March 2015
THE bioeconomy has been highlighted by the Government as an important source of high-value jobs and green economic growth, with an estimated market worth of £100 billion per annum.
11:18am Tuesday 17th March 2015
THE contractor who will carry out major redevelopment work at York Theatre Royal has been named.
11:43am Tuesday 17th March 2015
ONE of North Yorkshire’s most well-known department stores is to invest £3.5m in expanding one of its sites – saying consumer spending is now on the up.
1:44pm Monday 16th March 2015
"EARN while you learn" has been the message of the moment as businesses and training providers across York and North Yorkshire marked National Apprenticeship Week.
8:17am Monday 16th March 2015
A MAJOR retailer is set to leave York city centre after permission was given to turn its rented shop unit into a restaurant.
1:41pm Monday 16th March 2015
BUSINESS owners in Harrogate are being invited to give their views on proposed priorities for supporting the local economy over the next five years.
2:28pm Tuesday 3rd March 2015
A decade ago, we welcomed a boom in graduate recruitment, with the number of vacancies for university leavers increasing annually by more than ten per cent.
2:20pm Tuesday 3rd March 2015
IF there was ever a good time to be an expectant parent, this must be it. Parents whose new baby is due on or after 5 April this year will have much more flexibility over who looks after their child during its first year of life.
12:04pm Tuesday 3rd March 2015
STEVE WAUD is the fund director for the Business Enterprise Fund (BEF). Based in Bradford,the organisation last year celebrated its tenth anniversary, and next month will mark the first anniversary of its office in York.
11:53am Tuesday 3rd February 2015
WITH the announcement that the York, North Yorkshire and East Riding (YNYER) Local Enterprise Partnership has secured an extra £12.1 million to be invested in the area between 2016 and 2021, in addition to the £110.1 million in its original deal, things are looking good for home-grown businesses with growth ambitions.