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Plans for cafe, townhouse and flats in Bootham, York

York Press: View of the development from planning documents

5:00am Wednesday 21st March 2018

EIGHT apartments, a townhouse and a new cafe or restaurant could be built in Bootham if developers get the go-ahead for the scheme.

New plans for growing escape bar

York Press: The Escapologist in Selby

1:00pm Wednesday 21st March 2018

AN escape attraction in Selby is working on plans to introduce a third room.

Retail success in Selby

York Press: Market Cross Shopping Centre in Selby

10:00am Wednesday 21st March 2018

RETAILERS in Selby celebrating a successful partnership between developers and the local authority that has resulted in a boost for the town centre.

Flexible approach to redeveloping Kellingley Colliery site

York Press: Iain Thomson, manager at Harworth Group

10:00am Wednesday 21st March 2018

THE former property arm of UK Coal that now owns the derelict Kellingley Colliery site said it is working “as flexibly as possible” to bring high value employment back to the area.

Pinewood of the North

York Press: Victoria.

9:00am Wednesday 21st March 2018

THE investment agency fuelling the growth of Yorkshire’s film industry is aiming to make Church Fenton Studios the “Pinewood of the North” as expansion plans at the site gather pace.

New boss at biomass firm

York Press: Y Pellets, has appointed Chris Wilson as general manager

8:00am Wednesday 21st March 2018

THE Selby headquartered biomass supplier which is this year investing more than £10 million in a new wood refinery has appointed a general manager to lead the company’s expansion.

£10m expansion for plaster manufacturer

York Press: Inside the British Gypsum factory at Sherburn in Elmet

6:00am Wednesday 21st March 2018

A £10 MILLION expansion is underway at British Gypsum as the firm celebrates its centenary.

Securing a future for stately home

York Press: Lord Gerald Fitzalan Howard feeds his pigs at Carlton Towers. Picture: Matt Clark.

3:18pm Wednesday 21st March 2018

TELEVISION filming forms part of a host of new industry introduced at a North Yorkshire stately home in a bid to sure its future.

Legal first for county council

York Press: Barry Khan and Hilary Irving, managing director and director of First North Law

4:48pm Tuesday 20th March 2018

NORTH Yorkshire County Council has launched First North Law, becoming the first local authority in the North to trade its legal services.

Young entrepreneur opens new cycle shop

York Press: Ben Lawson, owner of No Cycling Limits, who is opening a new shop in Mount Road in Malton later this month     Picture: David Harrison

1:05pm Monday 19th March 2018

AN award-winning young entrepreneur is expanding his business.

York wholesaler joins the war on plastic packaging

York Press: Ready-made recipe and office fruit boxes are available from Simon Baynes Wholesale in York

9:00am Saturday 17th March 2018

A YORK wholesaler is leading the war on plastic packaging with an environmentally friendly venture.

"We need to take on the Nimbys" says Treasury Chief Secretary Liz Truss to York business leaders

York Press: Liz Truss  speaking at round table event at  Lupton Fawcetts office, York   Picture Frank Dwyer.

6:00am Friday 16th March 2018

TAKING on the Nimbys and unpeeling the procurement onion are on the agenda for Liz Truss after visiting business leaders in York.

FA director to chair Persimmon

York Press: persimmon homes.

5:53pm Thursday 15th March 2018

YORK headquartered housebuilder Persimmon has appointed a director of the FA as its incoming chairman.

CPP back to growth

York Press: Jason Walsh.

5:38pm Thursday 15th March 2018

CPP has reported its first year of growth in six years as bosses hail 2017 as “one of the most important years in CPP’s history”.

Jobs boost for recycling firm

York Press: From L to R - Chris Blackburn and Jeremy Oliver from Garbutt + Elliott with David Adams manging director of Business Waste

6:00am Thursday 15th March 2018

A YORK waste management and recycling firm is on track to grow revenues by more than 50 per cent in its latest year after securing a number of new commercial contracts.

York jobs losses as Toys R Us closes all its UK stores

York Press: Toys R Us at Clifton Moor. Picture David Harrison.

12:57pm Wednesday 14th March 2018

DOZENS of workers in York join 3,000 across the country losing their jobs as Toys R Us exits the British high street.

Apprenticeship title win for Will

York Press: William Colyer

4:00pm Wednesday 14th March 2018

A WETHERBY firm has seen on of its employees named Apprentice of the Year.

New shop will be the perfect fit

York Press: Susan Johnson, founder of Bella di Notte

12:00pm Wednesday 14th March 2018

NORTH Yorkshire ladieswear business Bella di Notte is moving from the Helmsley store it has occupied for 14 years to new larger premises in Malton.

Award win for York investors

York Press: Andrew Wilson

12:00pm Wednesday 14th March 2018

A YORK-based investment firm is celebrating after winning a regional award.

Latest appointments

York Press: Robyn Jackson

11:00am Wednesday 14th March 2018

Langleys Solicitors has strengthened its medical law team with the appointment of paralegal Robyn Jackson.

Half of £4.76m York housing scheme snapped up

York Press: Pictured from left at Nelson’s Yard, Dennis Street, York, are Northminster Ltd managing director, George Burgess; Hudson Moody estate agents director, Ben Hudson; and Northminster Ltd development surveyor, Alastair Gill.

10:00am Wednesday 14th March 2018

A YORK developer has seen half of its new £4.76 million housing scheme sold just weeks after completion.

A fresh take on metal

York Press: Charles Corner, managing director at Malton Laser..

9:00am Wednesday 14th March 2018

ALMOST 20 years of experience working with sheet metal has formed the inspiration for a new manufacturing business in Pocklington.

Back to trade for CPP UK

York Press: Jason Walsh.

8:00am Wednesday 14th March 2018

INSURANCE firm CPP is poised to return to the UK market as it prepares to launch new products after investing in two new businesses.

Grand Central’s plan for additional services

York Press: RETIRING: One of the high speed trains used by Grand Central which will bow out at the end of the year

6:00am Wednesday 14th March 2018

YORK headquartered train operator Grand Central is in talks to operate additional daily services in a move that will see 1,600 extra daily seats to or from London.

Debut winners of food awards

York Press: Russell Turner, managing partner at Garbutt + Elliott (centre) congratulates the eleven award-winning businesses at the company’s inaugural Yorkshire Food Entrepreneurs Awards

6:00am Friday 9th March 2018

TWO York businesses were among the winners at the inaugural Yorkshire Food Entrepreneur Awards.

Duo thanks Theo’s SBS

York Press: Laura Clarke of Where Bluebirds Fly, left, and Wendy Harris of PQ Soy Wax Candles, right, with Theo Paphitis

9:00am Thursday 8th March 2018

TWO York businesswomen who were supported by retail entrepreneur Theo Paphitis through his Small Business Sunday campaign met their idol at his annual event.

Trio shine to inspire women

York Press: Carolyn Frank.

6:00am Thursday 8th March 2018

A NATIONAL campaign shining the spotlight one 100 business woman across the county features three North Yorkshire entrepreneurs.

UFO lands in York –at the speed of light

York Press: Cobham Way, in Rawcliffe, where TalkTalk has a fully connected "demo house" showing the benfits of access to Ultra Fibre network.

5:59pm Wednesday 7th March 2018

YORK is in the process of being transformed into a gigabit city - but what does that actually mean for the businesses and residents that live here?

New Look axing stores

York Press: New Look in Blake Street, York

4:04pm Wednesday 7th March 2018

FASHION retailer New Look has announced plans to close 60 stores putting almost 1000 jobs at risk.

Stonemason’s national recognition

York Press: York stonemason Paul Hill, left, receives his award from the Lord Mayor of London, Alderman Charles Bowman.

10:00am Wednesday 7th March 2018

A YORK stonemason was one of six from across the country to attend an award ceremony in London where received a certificate from the Worshipful Company of Stonemasons.

Third escape attraction for York

York Press: James Bradley, senior associate in the commercial property team at Langleys Solicitors

8:30am Wednesday 7th March 2018

YORK is to get its third escape room attraction as a Scottish businesses opens its first site south of the border.

Italian deal for science firm

York Press: Optibiotix chief executive Stephen O'Hara.

6:00am Wednesday 7th March 2018

A YORK company that develops compounds to tackle health issues including obesity has granted an exclusive licence for use of its products to an Italian food supplement specialist.

Sales hit £80 million for music retailer

York Press: Andrew Wass, chief executive officer of Gear4music.

5:50pm Tuesday 6th March 2018

YORK musical instrument retailers Gear4Music has seen sales soar beyone the £80 million mark after growing international sales by almost 70 per cent.

York hotel expansion plan

York Press: Premier Inn York North West could expand Picture: Google Streetview

4:24pm Tuesday 6th March 2018

A HOTEL at York Business Park is planning to build a three-storey extension, adding 24 new bedrooms to the building.

Prezzo to close sites in money saving bid

York Press: Prezzo

4:20pm Tuesday 6th March 2018

ITALIAN restaurant chain Prezzo has announced it will be closing 94 restaurants with 1,000 jobs at risk.

Yellow brick road to success

York Press: BRICKS: Guy Armitage, of York Handmade Brick Company, with the yellow stock bricks

9:00am Monday 5th March 2018

A NORTH Yorkshire brick maker has launched a new product line to meet demand from property developers in the South.

UAE memorial made in York

York Press: The Constellation created by Tockwith firm Stage One

6:00am Monday 5th March 2018

THE new memorial to the founder of the UAE unveiled in Dubai last week was created in North Yorkshire by creative manufacturer Stage One.

High street struggles continue

York Press: Parliament Street in York

6:39pm Thursday 1st March 2018

A SECOND profit warning has been issued by national retailer Carpetright as New Look and Prezzo consider closures.

Turf firm on a roll with title

York Press: The Rolawn team with their Feefo accreditation

5:17pm Thursday 1st March 2018

A SERVICE award allocated in response to customer feedback has been won by York turf specialist Rolawn.

Digital rescues by TV producer

York Press: Yorkshire Air Ambulance has teamed up with York firm Yorkshire Air, using the latest virtual reality technology to give people a new insight into its life-saving work.

3:02pm Thursday 1st March 2018

A YORK television production company has been enlisted by Yorkshire Air Ambulance to create a virtual version of one of its rescues.

Record year for growth at G+E

York Press: Russell Turner, managing partner at Garbutt + Elliott

6:00am Thursday 1st March 2018

A YORK accountancy firm has reported record results after year-on-year turnover rose by almost 20 per cent.

Toys R Us and Maplin call in administrators

York Press: Queuing for Teletubbies sales in 1997

11:56am Wednesday 28th February 2018

A QUESTION mark hangs over the future of two major retailers at Clifton Moor retail park as Toys R Us and Maplin both call in administrators.

Former MI6 spy lined as guest speaker for York dinner

York Press: Julian Fisher

12:00pm Wednesday 28th February 2018

A FORMER MI6 spy has been lined up to speak at this year’s York Professionals Annual Dinner.

Toasting gold in beer design

York Press: From left George Conway (digital designer, United by Design), Owen Turner (managing director, United by Design), Lee Grabham (co-owner, Brew York), Natalie Talbot (designer, United by Design), Katy Knowles designer, United by Design), Wayne Smith (co-owne

11:00am Wednesday 28th February 2018

A YORK design agency has picked up a national award in recognition of its work with one of the city’s breweries.

New appointments to York Professionals board

York Press: From left Tracey Smith, Vice-Chairwoman; Anne Taylor, Chairwoman; Elliot Rich and Susie Mortonson.

10:00am Wednesday 28th February 2018

THE body representing the professional services sector in York has welcomed two new directors to its board.

Car dealer passes 200 milestone

York Press: Ross Munro at LR Motors

8:00am Wednesday 28th February 2018

A SPECIALIST automotive dealership in North Yorkshire has crowned a successful first two years in business with the sale of its 200th Defender.

Lunch date to brief leaders on new regulations

York Press: Senior associate David Scott

1:42pm Tuesday 27th February 2018

A LUNCH will be held this week in a bid to help businesses understand new regulations.

Pavers acquires Jones Bootmaker brand

York Press: Pavers Office

5:49pm Tuesday 27th February 2018

YORK-based shoe retailer Pavers has grown its national store portfolio by 30 per cent with the acquisition of Jones Bootmaker.

Drax group pulls together for “transformational” year

York Press: One of the cooling towers at Drax power station

4:03pm Tuesday 27th February 2018

DRAX has reported a rise in earnings across all three areas of its business for the first time as the group’s North Yorkshire power station ramps up its renewables agenda.

Record results at Persimmon

York Press: persimmon homes.

2:29pm Tuesday 27th February 2018

YORK headquartered housebuilder Persimmon has reported a record year as pre-tax profits close in on the billion pound mark.

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Importance of Managing Risk

York Press: Leigh Adamson

9:00am Wednesday 21st March 2018

Whilst the government claims to be trying to ease the burden on businesses in terms of rules and regulations, the fact remains that businesses still need to comply with a whole raft of requirements.

Auto-enrolment compliance

York Press: Becky Baxter, JWP Creers

9:00am Wednesday 14th March 2018

The number of employers that have complied with auto-enrolment passed one million for the first time in January 2018.

Man of mystery

York Press: Edgar Andrews, Managing Director of Stamford Bridge based Consultancy Team

9:00am Wednesday 11th October 2017

IF you are looking for a local businessman with a history to match that of an International Man of Mystery - Edgar Andrews, managing director of Stamford Bridge based Consultancy Team, is your man.

Delivering Dine

York Press: Matt Jones managing director of Dine

3:09pm Wednesday 20th September 2017

MATT Jones, managing director of Dine which manages corporate hospitality, wedding celebrations and private parties at Howsham Hall, just outside York, is no stranger to hard work.