Teesside tech centre chosen as new base for university’s spin-out £6m company

An university spin-out technology company has chosen Teesside’s Wilton Centre as its production development base, with an initial £6m investment, creating four new jobs. Green Lizard Technologies Limited – a spin-out from Queen’s University Belfast – has acquired pilot plant, office and laboratory space at the Wilton Centre, Teesside’s More...

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Merseyside housing giant swoops for struggling Kirkdale nursery

Housing giant Regenda has snapped up a nursery in Liverpool. The company said it decided to acquire Centre 56, based in Kirkdale, after becoming aware that the nursery was experiencing financial difficulty and More...

FW Capital backs Northern Powerhouse businesses with £10m in 12 months

FW Capital has invested over £10m through the Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund (NPIF) in less than a year, new data shows. The company was appointed in February 2017, when the British Business Bank launched More...

Carillion: Jobs safeguarded as hundreds more go in latest round of redundancies

Hundreds more workers have lost their jobs in the wake of construction giant Carillion’s collapse last month. A further 452 people have been made redundant, adding to 377 already announced and taking the total More...

Tees Valley authority to invest over £3m into high-end office space development

Tees Valley Combined Authority has today (February 5) agreed to invest £3.23m to deliver high quality office accommodation in the region. The Combined Authority’s Cabinet has agreed to match the funding of Darlington More...

Hull e-commerce specialist to create 40 new jobs with launch of Automotive Centre of Excellence

Summit, the Hull-based ecommerce specialist, is creating 40 new jobs with the launch of a new Automotive Centre of Excellence. The hub will be housed in a 1,500 sq ft location in Portobello House, Warwick, close More...

CBRE completes’ substantial’ deal on 190,000 sq ft warehouse letting in Bradford

A 190,877 sq ft high bay warehouse facility at Hollingwood 200 in Bradford has been let to Barwick Bathroom Distribution LLP on a 10-year lease term The Industrial Agency team at CBRE in Leeds completed the letting More...

York city centre mixed-use property sold to BBRE for £5m

A mixed-use property in York city centre has been acquired by Boultbee Brooks Real Estate (BBRE), a privately-owned property investment and development company, in a £5m deal. Spanning 23,091 sq ft, 16-24 George More...

Government announces £100m support package for businesses hit by Carillion collapse

A further £100m package of support is now being made available to help the businesses and workers affected by Carillion’s liquidation. Through delivery partners that include all the high street lenders, the More...

This week’s North East appointments

Welcome to your latest roundup of North East appointments. Richard Ponton, Jaimie Lawton, Mark Smith, Walton Robinson Independent property consultancy, Walton Robinson has appointed Richard Ponton, Jaimie Lawton More...