Long awaited hotel strategy due within weeks

York Press: Building work on the new hotel on Walmgate.
pic: Anthony Chappel-Ross (9584947)

10:07am Saturday 23rd August 2014

A NEW strategy to control the number of new hotels opening in York is due to be published next month - three years after it was called for by hoteliers and councillors.

Call for city to create ‘better jobs’

York Press: Job centre - jobs

10:02am Thursday 21st August 2014

YORK has the highest level of jobs growth in low-skilled and low-paid occupations in the country.

£25m "world-class" housing plans unveiled for York city-centre

York Press:

9:50pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

One of York's most striking 19th century buildings is to be turned into houses, under new plans by developers, The Press can reveal.

Cheese makers continue winning streak

York Press: Caroline and Katie Bell from the Shepherd's Purse

1:11pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

NORTH Yorkshire artisan cheese maker Shepherds Purse has been adding to its trophy cabinet this month with wins in the Great Taste Awards.

Housebuilder reports strong year at half way point

York Press: Persimmon has reported a surge in pre-tax profits for the six months to the end of June.

1:09pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

YORK housebuilder Persimmon is continuing to capitalise on improving housing market conditions in the first half of the year with "strong" increases in underlying pre-tax profits and revenue.

Patient safety improved by new software

York Press:

1:07pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

MEDICAL software created in Wetherby to revolutionise patient safety and treatment is now being launched to the NHS and GP practices.

Further future sales agreed for potash project

York Press: Logo for York Potash Ltd

1:07pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

THE firm planning to build a potash mine in North Yorkshire has agreed a further global supply deal.

Investment firm leaves York

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1:07pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

A QUESTION mark hangs over the future of eight York jobs as an investment management firm leaves the city.

Retail contract win for design agency

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1:05pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

A HARROGATE digital marketing firm has been appointed as the digital partner for national retail chain, Nisa.

Record breaking year for York tourism announced

York Press: Pictures to accompany Tourism figures  (9415720)

11:52am Tuesday 19th August 2014

YORK'S attractions and hotels have attracted record numbers of visitors, tourism bosses have revealed.

Chip shop owner acquires second site

York Press: Scotts owner Tony Webster (right) with chef manager Shane White and manager Kerri Clements

9:15am Thursday 14th August 2014

A NORTH Yorkshire businessman who became the owner of a fish chip shop just over a year ago has now added a second to his portfolio.

Paragon on track for global growth with exclusive distribution deal

York Press:

9:12am Thursday 14th August 2014

A YORK based business which designs and creates attractions across the globe has won an exclusive distribution deal with a US train ride supplier.

Tour company marks milestone anniversary

York Press: Logo for Eddie Brown Tours

9:12am Thursday 14th August 2014

A COACH tour operator which is one of Yorkshire's oldest travel firms is marking its 65th anniversary with a an open day.

Ellis secured second order from Chinese power plant

York Press:

9:12am Thursday 14th August 2014

RILLINGTON-based cable cleat manufacturer Ellis has secured a second major contract from firms constructing a new nuclear power plant in China.

Power systems firm looking to expand in renewable market

York Press:

9:10am Thursday 14th August 2014

A NORTH Yorkshire specialist in back up power supply is targetting growth through the Humber's renewable energy hub status.

Vet supplier targets international growth

York Press:

9:10am Thursday 14th August 2014

AN online veterinary supplier is looking to expand globally after launching its own brand of products.

New wind farm now supplying electricity grid

York Press: (9164575)

1:55pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

MORE than a dozen new wind turbines have been built at Goole Fields Wind Farm and plugged in to the National Grid.

Yorkshire hit hard by public spending cuts

York Press: (9163634)

8:12am Tuesday 12th August 2014

YORKSHIRE and the Humber are facing some of the harshest cuts than other areas in England.

Investment to help children learn money skills

York Press: York Press logo - zxc

1:51pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

A NEW online platform to help children learn about money management is being backed with a £350,000 investment from Finance Yorkshire.

Royal approval for city’s bricks

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1:51pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

YORK Handmade Brick Company has supplied 47,000 specially-made bricks for Dumfries House, a pioneering Scottish restoration project masterminded by the Prince of Wales.

Manufacturing company invests in green technology

York Press: GOING GREEN: Andrew Hudson and Colin Trewhitt with one of the panels.

8:36am Tuesday 12th August 2014

A MAJOR manufacturing company in North Yorkshire is expecting to make savings on its energy bills after a £220,000 investment in green technology.

City centre development set to include new houses and public toilets

York Press: The Roman House development brings a taste of Manhattan living to the centre of York

9:10am Monday 11th August 2014

THE redevelopment of a former city centre office building into apartments is set to include three new mews houses and the relocation of public toilets.

Train operator Grand Central wins rail service extension

York Press:

11:22am Saturday 9th August 2014

YORK-based train operator Grand Central Rail has been awarded the contract to run services between London and the north for another decade.

McDonald's set to open fifth outlet in York

York Press: St Paul's Cray McDonald's 'fight' leaves teen with head injury

11:17am Saturday 9th August 2014

YORK is to get a fifth McDonald's as the fast food chain reveals plans for a new restaurant at Monks Cross with the creation of 80 jobs.

North Yorkshire at forefront of superfast broadband uptake

10:49am Saturday 9th August 2014

NORTH Yorkshire is leading the way in the uptake of a national initiative to get superfast broadband coverage for 95 per cent of the UK's homes and businesses.

Eco friendly bus operator awarded top marks

York Press: (9025188)

10:21am Saturday 9th August 2014

SIGNING up to a help improve air quality in York has seen a Yorkshire bus operator become the first in England to secure a five star Eco Stars rating.

Estate agents enjoy a move of their own

York Press: Paul Ainscough, head of Office at Savills York, outside the new office in Merchant's Place

9:15am Saturday 9th August 2014

AFTER facilitating thousands of residential and commercial moves a York property specialist has completed a move of its own to new premises in the city.

Pop up business advice event in Micklegate

York Press: City of York Council - zxc

10:23am Saturday 9th August 2014

A BUSINESS advice session is popping up in Micklegate as part of an initiative to boost enterprise in York.

Last chance to be part of Business Awards

York Press: The Press Business Awards 2013. Pic: Mike TippingFinalists on stage at the end of the evening. (8566809)

12:16pm Friday 8th August 2014

SCORES of business across North Yorkshire have been taking the opportunity to shout about their successes in the 2014 Press Business Awards.

Drax loses battle against Government

York Press: (6758205)

4:10pm Thursday 7th August 2014

THE operator of North Yorkshire power station Drax has lost its court battle against the Government over subsidies surrounding the site's conversion to biomass.

Company boss inspects revamped luxury leather store at McArthurGlen York

York Press: Designer, and brand owner of Osprey London Graeme Ellisdon, pictured in the new look Osprey London store at the McArthurGlen York Designer Outlet on Tuesday afternoon, where chatted to customers. Picture David Harrison. (8990388)

9:19am Thursday 7th August 2014

DESIGNER, brand owner and businessman Graeme Ellisdon dropped in to give his new-look York shop the once over.

Yorkshire named as top travel destination in Europe

York Press: The Yorkshire White Rose Flag

9:38am Thursday 7th August 2014

THE broad acres of Yorkshire have cemented their reputation as the place to visit for a break from hectic everyday life.

Secret sale of York's only five star hotel

York Press: Cedar Court Grand Hotel & Spa in York

1:21pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

YORK'S only five star hotel has been sold to new owners.

Renewable energy specialist goes to the home of hydropower

York Press: ©  Tony Bartholomew 
 07802 400651/mail@bartpics.co.uk

PICTURE COPYRIGHT TONY BARTHOLOMEW

PICTURES SUPPLIED ON BEHALF OF MANNPOWER CONSULTING FOR USE IN PRESS RELEASE

4th August 2014

Dave Mann, Managing Director of Mann Power Consulting Limited,

1:45pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

BOSSES at a North Yorkshire renewable energy specialist say they are "thrilled" to have won a contract from the global home of hydroelectricity.

Businesses urged to apply for share of funding pot

York Press: Cllr James Alexander pictured ahead of his speach at The Mansion House.pic: Anthony Chappel-Ross (8690417)

1:43pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

BUSINESSES in York are being urged to "go for growth" by applying for their share of a £200 million fund.

Further development on the cards at OptiBiotix after first listing

York Press: York Press logo - zxc

1:43pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

A YORK based business which is developing compounds to tackle obesity, high cholesterol and diabetes has raised £3.3 million through its first stock market listing.

Work begins on 195 new flats for York

York Press: attached a CGI for Phase 2 of Hungate development

Taken from Navigation Road side looking over the bridge, so the new bit is opposite Rowntree Wharf. (8967685)

10:44am Wednesday 6th August 2014

BUILDING work has started on the next phase of a £150 million development in York city-centre.

Hairdressers make the final cut in awards

York Press: York Press logo - zxc

1:40pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

TWO North Yorkshire hair salons have been shortlisted in the 2014 British Hairdressing Awards.

York in top five "healthy" shopping spots

York Press: A busy scene in Coppergate Walk, York. Pic: Mike Tipping (8917621)

3:56pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

YORK'S shopping scene has been highlighted as one of the "healthiest" in the country as the city is listed among the five top performing retail locations in the UK.

Technology firm goes live out of new US office

York Press: New York. Pic: Gavin Aitchison (8927868)

3:47pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

NEW legislation surrounding mobile phone records in the financial sector is underpinning a three year growth plan for a North Yorkshire technology firm as it looks to treble turnover beyond £30 million.

Rail industry chief looks back on early career in York

York Press: David McLoughlin

3:44pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

A FORMER York school pupil who started his rail career in the city has been appointed chief executive of one of the industry's biggest infrastructure companies in the region.

Supplier launches export division to meet global demand

York Press: The senior management team celebrate abrasives supplier Abracs’ 25th anniversary with a visit to one of their long term European manufacturing partners. Pictured (l-r): Martin Reid, Peter Topham, Danny Chambers, Zoe Timmins, Nicola Pledger, Jason Fa

3:44pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

A QUARTER of a century in business is being marked by a York-based abrasive consumables supplier with the launch of an export division to target international sales growth.

Guitar shop expands

York Press:

9:27am Tuesday 5th August 2014

A GUITAR shop in York city-centre is expanding into larger premises in a move that will also lead to a new restaurant being created.

Latest business appointments

York Press:

3:49pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

NORTH Yorkshire accountants and business advisers JWPCreers has appointed Jill Campbell as a partner with the firm.

Benenden grows with acquisition of Edinburgh insurance broker

York Press: Benenden Healthcare black logo new (6546722)

1:12pm Monday 4th August 2014

YORK mutual healthcare society Benenden Health has taken over a firm of Scottish insurance brokers as it increases its portfolio in the insurance market.

Lindum goes for gold as games turf supplier

York Press: England skip Natalie Melmore during the Women's Pairs final at Kelvingrove Lawn Bowls Centre, during the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Friday August 1, 2014. See PA story COMMONWEALTH Lawn Bowls. Photo cred

1:14pm Monday 4th August 2014

YORK specialist turf grower Lindum has seen its latest order go on display in front of thousands of spectators after winning the contract to supply the bowling green turf at this year's Commonweatlh games.

Car dealership boss wins industry title

York Press: Mark Robinson, MD Vantage Motor Group, Birmingham. 3rd June 2013. (8858333)

1:14pm Monday 4th August 2014

THE head of a large North Yorkshire car dealership has been voted chief executive of the year by the UK motor industry.

Grant supports growth and jobs at Harrogate water firm

York Press: York Press logo - zxc

1:12pm Monday 4th August 2014

HARROGATE Water Brands is positioned to create new jobs as it gears up for global expansion.

Business soars to record heights for charter firm

York Press: York Press logo - zxc

1:12pm Monday 4th August 2014

A YORK business specialising in private jet and helicopter charters has reported a record month with bookings up 150 per cent.

Investment milestone at label maker

York Press: York Press logo - zxc

1:11pm Monday 4th August 2014

A £100,000 investment in a growing engineering business has seen Finance Yorkshire reach a new milestone.



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