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Formal presentation of the Queens Award from Lord Lieutenant Barry Dodd Mood International  , York Science Park  Picture Frank Dwyer. (41152021)

Software developer MooD boasts a trophy cabinet trio after receiving third royal award

Current Portakabin apprentices

Building a future workforce sees Portakabin rewarded for apprenticeship success

An artist's impression of the Motiongate theme park in Dubai which Paragon will be helping to create

York designers start work on new £5 million theme park in the Middle East

Pictured, from left, in Thirsk town centre are: Calder Meynell partner, Kerri Calder; Newtons Solicitors Group managing director, Chris Newton and Calder Meynell partner, Howard Meynell.

Law firm closes in on £5 million target turnover with fourth acquisition in three years

Visual of the proposed new aparthotel at the Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate

Plans to create on-site accommodation at Great Yorkshire Showground

Ron McMillan

New chairman to take over at Welcome to Yorkshire

Demolition of the former Jet Garage in Lawrence Street, York   Picture Frank Dwyer (40969784)

Another M&S partnership petrol station opens in York with a third planned for next month

Mark Bainbridge (right), general manager at Lightwater Valley, with Andrew Thrower, relationship director at Lombard Merseyside, which worked with Think Renewable Energy, in front of one of Lightwater Valley’s new biomass boilers.

Price falls fail to deter industry in North Yorkshire from switching to green energy

Illuminating York is an example of the city's creative, digital media arts sector, which the economic strategy identifies as being one of the things the city should be famed for.

What should the key priorities be for driving economic development in York?

Lee Croucher takes on a new role as Invicta’s Business Development Manager.

Latest appointments

Paragon's projects have included the thematic build of the Wallace and Gromit ride at Blackpool Pleasure Beach

Activity levels "slower than liked" at Paragon but moving in the right direction

Florian Poirot from FP Macaroons is crowned the Overall Winner of the 2015 UK Pastry Open

York pastry chef to represent UK in World competition after winning national title with sugar masterpiece

Mill House

Only one lease left at former York granary mill following £750,000 refurbishment

The Investors in the Environment Awards Ceremony in York

Awards shine the light on region's green firms

At the launch of their Autumn/Winter 2015 collection, from left, Marie Neal-Smith , Jack Hoose, Adrian Hoose, Mike Everitt, Rebecca O'Leary and model Chelsea.

Duo's designs on fashion exports after setting up first wholesale deals

Craig Benton of The London Deli Co, pictured with some of his products in his new warehouse on the outskirts of York.pic: Anthony Chappel-Ross (40584591)

Food entrepreneur on for a double at Great British Entrepreneur awards

From left, Rebecca Witherick, Cheryl Milner and Mandeep Bassi of Langleys Solicitors

Langleys celebrates success of newly qualified solicitors

Stage One's Hive at the Milan Expo

York's Hive takes top title at Milan Expo

Hethertons senior partner Simon Nellar and fellow partners David Hallam, Tom Henry and Simon Crack.

York law firm represents the city at regional legal awards

From left, Russell Turner, Garbutt + Elliott managing partner; Nigel Shaw, Garbutt + Elliott partner and Ian Pickup, who now joins the company as partner.

York accountants agree merger deal to grow charity sector work

RedBlack Software director Martin Coyle (left) with Toolbox Software’s international sales manager, Niklaas Wolters (right), on the toolbox stand at September’s IBA in Munich.

York software firm teams up with German counterpart to offer a new service to UK's bakery trade

Neil Arden of York Brewery with their new range of Roman themed beers

York Brewery sets sights overseas

35 Stonegate

York city centre shop sells for £1.9 million

Acomb twins William and Charlie Dickinson are appointed as the first apprentices to work on the St Leonard's Place development

Teenage twins land a role on £25 million York development project

Shepherd chairman David Williams

Shepherd Group completes sale to rival firm

The RR Donnelley site in Flaxby Moor

200 jobs to go as North Yorkshire business closes

Mike Thomas of the Designer Outlet. (40330540)

Shopping centre welcomes American clothing brand in 60th anniversary year

An existing Moxy Hotel in Milan

New 120-bedroom hotel to open on multi million pound Hiscox development site

Claire Turner, centre, being presented her Forward Ladies award – with Debra White of HSBC and Charlene White

York accountant takes start-up title in women's business awards

From left Peter Kay, senior director at Ware & Kay, and Emma Elwess and Robert Tulloch of Pearsons & Ward

York law firm completes second merger in as many years after merging with Ryedale counterpart

The York Professionals board

All change at the top for York Professionals

A view inside one of the glasshouses with high wire LED units growing sunstream tomatoes on show to the public at Stockbridge Technology Research Foundation, Cawood. Picture: Anna Gowthorpe (40148190)

Using science to feed a growing population

Harrowells Solicitors commercial department partners, Paul Burkinshaw, left, and Simon Black, who will lead the firm’s new Equine Law service.

Law firm becomes one of the first past the post in creating specialist equine division

Jessica Richardson, of Lupton Fawcett Denison Till

Latest appointments

A view over York city centre.

New £10 million fund to boost region's tourism industry

University of York students Ryan Hill and Emily Atkins, founders of The Student Agency

Student-run venture shortlisted for national award

York house builder starts work on more than 200 homes

York house builder starts work on more than 200 homes

Martin Kochl, brewery manager at Heineken's Tadcaster site, with Selby and Ainsty MP Nigel Adams on a recent visit.

Tadcaster brewery heralded as UK's largest solar powered brewer

Laurence Beardmore with his wife and business partner, Philippa.

"It's the hardest thing I have ever had to do" says York coffee roaster about industry challenge

New range wins Costcutter national praise

New range wins Costcutter national praise

The T.Soanes & Sons team

Farm expansion plans announced for family poultry firm

Businesswomen vying for titles in regional awards

Businesswomen vying for titles in regional awards

Park Inn, York (39760598)

200-room York hotel on the market for £20 million

Drax Power Station withdraws from major project

Drax Power Station withdraws from major project - UPDATED

Martin Jeffrey who owns Helmsley Antiques and Interiors

Town's business group welcomes 18 new member companies

Ellis’ Emperor cable cleats are being installed in an open cycle gas turbine plant in the Bolbok area of Batangas City, Philippines.

Ellis extends global reach with installation in the Philippines

New flagship office for growing regional law firm

New flagship office for growing regional law firm


York firms team up for television marketing partnership

The Chocolate Works development at the old Terrys factory site. Picture David Harrison. (39716695)

New figures show work started on 690 new homes in York last year

From left, Adi and Sherrie Ogden, of APS ,with Phil Hill, of S Harrison

Plans to double turnover boosted by move to new premises for York firm APS

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