Monday, October 19, 2020

West Yorkshire

A Yorkshire start-up is launching a new service providing a one-stop shop for organisations seeking optimised working-from-home solutions which benefit employers and employees alike. Founded in the wake of the 2020 lockdown, Leeds-based Homework is targeting a growing market of businesses which have come to appreciate the benefits of remote...
Care provider, Heathcotes Group, has appointed Tim Elliott as Regional Manager for its supported living services in Yorkshire and Humberside. Heathcotes Group is one of the UK’s most experienced providers of specialist care for adults with learning disabilities and complex mental health needs. Tim joined Heathcotes’ supported living management team...
Manningham Housing Association (MHA) has secured a £50.5 million financial package to provide affordable homes in Bradford and Keighley. The deal, which is made up of £36.05 million of new cash from Royal Bank of Scotland and £14.45 million of existing funds, will enable MHA to increase its housing stock...
The Chief Executive of Bradford-based Manningham Housing Association (MHA) has called on Rishi Sunak not to abandon low wage workers following his statement to MPs earlier today. Responding to the Chancellor’s announcement that employees would have to work a minimum of a third of their normal hours to benefit from...
Ideal Autolease, a car and van leasing company in Halifax has launched a charity initiative which will see £70 donated to Overgate Hospice for every 70-plate vehicle or van leased through the company. The fundraising drive will run for six months - from 1 September to 1 March 2021....
Bradford-based Dominion Print has launched a new service supplying protective face masks with bespoke branding for businesses and organisations in a wide range of sectors. The company has created the Let’s Face It range of reusable coverings which are designed to specification by Dominion’s creative team and manufactured at its...
Propel@YH, an accelerator programme aimed at helping digital health innovators navigate the NHS in the Yorkshire and Humber region, is open for applications from start-ups that have developed innovations or products as a response to COVID-19. Applications for the programme, which is in its second year after a highly successful...
Sheffield based digital marketing agency The SEO Works has been chosen to create a new B2B website and portal for Great Places Housing Group. As one of the largest home building housing associations in the North, Great Places looks to improve the lives of the people living in their 25,000...
Yorkshire-headquartered technology specialist Vapour Cloud has recruited James Hartley as a key account manager, as the company prepares for 30% growth by the end of 2020. As a university graduate, James first entered the industry as a telemarketer with Virgin Media Business. Eighteen months in, he progressed to corporate account...
Rise in sanitisation requests during COVID-19 leads to substantial partnership Sheet metal firm Salamander Fabrications has teamed up with a market leader in room sanitisation and odour removal to supply products which store a natural gas that can eradicate harmful bacteria. Biofresh was established to focus on modifying the atmosphere in...