WANdisco Secures £6m Funding Facility with HSBC to Fund Big Data Expansion

44 days ago
WANdisco secures £6m funding facility with HSBC to fund Big Data expansion. SHARES in software firm WANdisco jumped five per cent on the news that it has secured a $10m​ (£6m) revolving credit facility with HSBC Bank​ to help fund its expansion... -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Colliery Secures Funding to 2016

Colliery Secures Funding to 20163 days ago
Colliery secures funding to 2016. A colliery secures a £4m loan from the National Union of Mineworkers in a deal that will keep the mine open until 2016. -> Read more at BBC News

Major Expansion at Hull Oil and Gas Company

Major Expansion at Hull Oil and Gas Company43 days ago
Major expansion at Hull oil and gas company. A MAJOR expansion is taking place at one of Hull's leading oil and gas companies. CDS Energy Services is building a new 10,000sq ft state-of-the-art fabrication facility at the company's site in Burma Drive, east Hull. Construction work has already begun on the new site, which will see CDS's operational space increase by 30 per cent. The news... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Wakefield Firm Praised by Clegg for Indian Office Expansion

22 days ago
Wakefield firm praised by Clegg for Indian office expansion. DEPUTY Prime Minister Nick Clegg praised the drive and innovation of a Wakefield firm as he opened its base in India... -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

London Firm Expands into Sheffield, Creating 300 Local Jobs

15 days ago
London firm expands into Sheffield, creating 300 local jobs. Sheffield has scooped hundreds of jobs – beating other rival cities in the north – as a major London firm makes a multi-million pound expansion here... -> Read more at Sheffield Telegraph

Japanese Packaging Firm Krehalon Opens £2m Hull Factory

Japanese Packaging Firm Krehalon Opens £2m Hull Factory9 days ago
Japanese packaging firm Krehalon opens £2m Hull factory. JAPANESE packaging company Krehalon has opened a £2m factory in Hull to keep up with growing demand. The company, which previously had a base in Beverley, makes plastic wrapping for food products and has doubled in size in the past five years. Bosses hope to continue that trajectory and the newly built 30,000sq ft site... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

'Say No to Hull Expansion Bid'

14 days ago
'Say no to Hull expansion bid'. An East Riding councillor is urging residents to make their voices heard in a referendum on Hull City Council’s plans to expand its boundaries... -> Read more at Driffield Post Times

University of Hull Project to Tackle Carbon Capture

University of Hull Project to Tackle Carbon Capture23 days ago
University of Hull project to tackle carbon capture. Engineers at the University of Hull have secured more than £1m in funding for a carbon capture research project to help green energy businesses. A consortium of researchers led by Dr Meihong Wang, of the School of Engineering at the University of Hull, was awarded the grant by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Growth WANdisco Boosted by £6m Credit Deal

44 days ago
growth WANdisco boosted by £6m credit deal. Shares in Sheffield software firm WANdisco jumped five per cent on the news that it has secured a £6m revolving credit facility with HSBC Bank​ to help fund its expansion... -> Read more at The Star

Growth WANdisco Boosted by £6m Credit Deal

44 days ago
growth WANdisco boosted by £6m credit deal. Shares in Sheffield software firm WANdisco jumped five per cent on the news that it has secured a £6m revolving credit facility with HSBC Bank​ to help fund its expansion. -> Read more at The Star

City Beats off Rivals to Jobs

18 days ago
City beats off rivals to jobs. Sheffield has scooped hundreds of jobs – beating other rival cities in the north – as a major firm makes a multi-million pound expansion from London one week today. -> Read more at The Star

Folk Festival Returns with £15,000 Funding Boost from Council

45 days ago
Folk festival returns with £15,000 funding boost from council. A FESTIVAL in Hull is getting £15,000 in council funding to keep “folk traditions alive in the city”... -> Read more at Yorkshire Post

Grant Supports Growth and Jobs at Harrogate Water Firm

Grant Supports Growth and Jobs at Harrogate Water Firm46 days ago
Grant supports growth and jobs at Harrogate water firm. HARROGATE Water Brands is positioned to create new jobs as it gears up for global expansion. -> Read more at York Press

Andy Dawson: Brother Michael Will be a Hull City Leader for Years

Andy Dawson: Brother Michael Will be a Hull City Leader for Years13 days ago
Andy Dawson: Brother Michael will be a Hull City leader for years . Michael Dawson can become a firm favourite at Hull City, says brother Andy, who enjoyed a stellar 10 years at the club. Philip Buckingham reports. It was back on the first day of February that Michael Dawson met up for a family meal with a tale to tell. Having captained Tottenham to a 1-1 draw at Hull City that... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Hull FC Confirm Ben Crooks Departure

Hull FC Confirm Ben Crooks Departure8 hours ago
Hull FC confirm Ben Crooks departure. HULL FC have confirmed the Mail's story from earlier this week that Ben Crooks has left the club. The 21-year-old has signed a two-year contract with NRL side Parramatta Eels, but hull will keep hold of Crooks' registration should he come back to Super League at the end of his new Australian deal. A statement on the Hull FC website said: "The club... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Hull City Owner Assem Allam to Revive Tigers Name Bid – but

Hull City Owner Assem Allam to Revive Tigers Name Bid – but8 days ago
Hull City owner Assem Allam to revive Tigers name bid – but . Hull City owner Assem Allam is expected to revive his ambitions to rename the club Hull Tigers when he breaks his wall of silence today. A spell of intense speculation will end this afternoon when City's chairman faces the media at 2pm to outline his plans for the future of the club. However, it is believed Dr Allam... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Hull FC Confirm Steve Michaels Signing on One-year Deal

Hull FC Confirm Steve Michaels Signing on One-year Deal14 days ago
Hull FC confirm Steve Michaels signing on one-year deal. Hull FC have confirmed the signing of Australian back Steve Michaels from Gold Coast Titans. The 27-year-old has agreed a one-year contract at the KC Stadium and becomes Hull's fourth new signing for 2015. Speaking to the club's website, Michaels said: "I'm rapped to come over to Hull. I'm excited about the move. I've heard good... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Bradford Museum's Future Looks Safer Following Funding Deal

3 days ago
Bradford museum's future looks safer following funding deal. The future of the National Media Museum in Bradford looked much more secure today after a package of funding worth £2m funding was agreed to help bolster its funds. -> Read more at Yorkshire Post

£5 Million Food Company Expansion Plans Set for Approval

£5 Million Food Company Expansion Plans Set for Approval39 days ago
£5 million food company expansion plans set for approval. MULTI-MILLION pound expansion plans which will create 50 new jobs are set to get approval this week. -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

Hull City Transfer Talk: Steven Fletcher Move Back On? Troy

Hull City Transfer Talk: Steven Fletcher Move Back On? Troy35 days ago
Hull City transfer talk: Steven Fletcher move back on? Troy . Our daily blog with the latest news, transfer rumours and gossip about Hull City in the Premier League. Like HDM Sport on Facebook or follow us on Twitter. STEVE Bruce may use his links to Sunderland and perform a raid on his former club to fill a gaping hole in his strikers. Steven Fletcher's name has cropped up once... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Salmon Solution Secures Grant Funding for Growth at Grimsby

Salmon Solution Secures Grant Funding for Growth at Grimsby7 days ago
Salmon solution secures grant funding for growth at Grimsby . A NEW box to package salmon for one of the world's leading producers is being pioneered in Grimsby. Tri-Pack Plastics, celebrating 40 years of business this year, is working on the new design, and has secured a £34,400 Regional Growth Fund grant to purchase a further machine to increase production capacity at the South... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Hull Firm Halltech Makes Scores of Homes More Energy Efficient

Hull Firm Halltech Makes Scores of Homes More Energy Efficient16 days ago
Hull firm Halltech makes scores of homes more energy efficient. SCORES of houses in west Hull are being made more energy efficient by renewables company Halltech. The business has secured contracts with landlords through the Government's Green Deal, which offers homeowners financial support for upgrades. It is installing external wall insulation on old Victorian houses with the aim of... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Arco Opens £500,000 Safety Testing Lab in Hull

Arco Opens £500,000 Safety Testing Lab in Hull4 days ago
Arco opens £500,000 safety testing lab in Hull. HULL safety firm Arco has officially opened a £500,000 product testing lab to ensure its footwear, gloves and fire-resistant clothing is up to scratch. The firm, which marks its 130th anniversary this year, is using the lab to test its own-brand products and kit made by other firms. Joint managing director Thomas Martin said... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Heathrow Expansion Debate in Sheffield

36 days ago
Heathrow expansion debate in Sheffield. Sheffield’s airport barely got off the ground - but would an expansion of Heathrow Airport give wings to Sheffield City Region businesses? -> Read more at The Star

Sheffield Primary School Expansion Plan

29 days ago
Sheffield primary school expansion plan. A Sheffield primary school is to undergo a major expansion so it can accommodate almost 100 more pupils. -> Read more at The Star