Wednesday, May 22, 2024

North Yorkshire

A Leeds-based firm is fastest growing in Yorkshire & the Humber reveals Growth Index 2024, the annual ranking of the 100 fastest-growing companies in UK. RAM Tracking, a Leeds-based provider of vehicle tracking and fleet management software, is the fastest growing company in the Yorkshire and the Humber region, in...
A York-based business that specialises in learning and development software for universities is targeting international growth after being acquired by specialist European B2B software investor Everfield. MyKnowledgeMap provides competency assessment, ePortfolio and digital credentialing software to universities and professional bodies across the UK, Australia and the USA, with a particular...
Funded adult numeracy programme Multiply has supported 880 learners since its launch, with 70% gaining confidence in using maths and 20% progressing to further education or targeted services. Better Connect has worked with partner organisations across York and North Yorkshire to ensure that Multiply positively impacts the community. The government-funded...
Ilkley’s brand-new health and fitness venture, XO Fitness, is pledging its support to some of the region’s neediest families by becoming a patron of The Principle Trust Children’s Charity. XO’s owners Chris Cummins and Harry Morse have a long association with the Skipton-based children’s charity, raising thousands by hosting an...
Funded adult numeracy programme Multiply has supported 880 learners since its launch, with 70% gaining confidence in using maths and 20% progressing to further education or targeted services. Better Connect has worked with partner organisations across York and North Yorkshire to ensure that Multiply positively impacts the community. The government-funded...
A new collection of articles from University of Manchester academics dissecting the ever-growing education challenges facing pupils, teachers and policymakers in England has been warmly welcomed by members of both Houses of Parliament. School Matters, published online by Policy@Manchester examines five policy areas where the eight authors believe attention is...
Next generation medical technologies with the potential to transform NHS treatments for conditions such as osteoarthritis are being held back by over-complicated regulations and high costs, a leading academic has warned. Almost nine million people in the UK are affected by osteoarthritis where the cartilage between bones - most commonly...
A deal has been completed for the sale of York Pullman Bus Company Ltd ("York Pullman"), with advisory services from top 10 UK accountancy firm Azets and regional law firm Andrew Jackson. The long-established family business has been acquired by FirstGroup plc, which represents a strategic expansion in the North...
Brandon Group Ltd has acquired Fulbourn Medical, marking a significant milestone in both companies' histories. Fulbourn Medical now joins Brandon Medical Company Limited as a sister company, strengthening its collective services and product offerings. The collaboration between Brandon Medical and Fulbourn Medical enhances geographical coverage, with service teams now strategically...
Leading Partnerships developer Lovell is bringing 46 new homes to the attractive rural village of Burniston in the Scarborough borough of North Yorkshire, after completing the acquisition of a £15 million, mixed tenure development. Situated on Limestone Road, Lovell Partnerships have worked with the land agents Cushman and Wakefield to...