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Ashtons Legal creates 21 senior associate roles
12/11/2018
Ashtons Legal is proud to announce that 21 associates from across the firm have been promoted to new senior associate roles.
Cambridge Regional College Student supports Youth Project in Africa
12/11/2018
A student from Cambridge Regional College has taken her talents to Africa to support a charity aimed at educating children in developing countries.
Greater Anglia receives award for innovation
12/11/2018
Greater Anglia has achieved a Silver Accreditation for Innovation - for the way it focuses on innovation to improve its service to customers.
Greater Anglia’s free water fountains are runner up at international ideas awards
12/11/2018
The installation of free water fountains at Greater Anglia rail stations has been named runner-up for the ‘Idea of the Year 2018’.
First development secured for innovative housing partnership
11/11/2018
Evera Homes, a ground-breaking joint venture to deliver new homes in the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough combined authority area, has just announced its first development scheme.
Meet Cambridge celebrates 20 successful years and raises over £2,000 for regional mental health charity
09/11/2018
A celebration to mark the 20th anniversary of the conference and events bureau for Cambridge and the region was attended by more than 90 people, raising £2,160 for a mental health charity.
FREE MAGNET assessment from PAB Languages Centre
08/11/2018
Award-winning languages business PAB Languages Centre are introducing the Worker Language and Cross-Cultural Business Assessment – MAGNET.
Greater Anglia introduces ‘Offer Me A Seat’ badges following overwhelming customer support
08/11/2018
Train operator, Greater Anglia, has introduced ‘Offer Me A Seat’ badges after the idea received thousands of comments of support on social media.
Sports Fund Announcement
08/11/2018
One year on since the creation of the dedicated ‘Sports Fund’ scheme, a collaborative grant offering from local construction specialist Mick George Ltd and Living Sport charity, and sport facilitators in Cambridgeshire have certainly taken full advantage of the programme.
Stocks in Focus: Associated British Foods PLC
08/11/2018
This week NW Brown look at Associated British Foods (ABF), a UK-listed food, ingredients and retail group with a well-diversified portfolio of international brands.
Vintage vans delight hungry customers at Cambridge railway station
08/11/2018
Passengers at Cambridge station now have a choice of Kumpir, coffee and French hot dogs thanks to three new colourful food trucks.
Greater Anglia introduces Automatic Number Plate Recognition at Cambridge station car park
07/11/2018
Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) is now live at Cambridge rail station car park.
Increased probate court fees to finally hit bereaved families
07/11/2018
A banded system for probate court fees, which is tantamount to 'a tax on the bereaved' according to leading law firm Roythornes Solicitors, is back on the agenda for the government following its 'U' turn on this topic in the run up to the last general election.
Jonnie Peacock MBE to Trip The Light Fantastic at the Big Christmas Switch-On Event 2018
07/11/2018
Cambridge-born double gold medalist, Jonnie Peacock MBE will switch on a stunning new LED lights display at the Big Christmas Switch On event in Market Square next month.
MHFA England two day Mental Health First Aider Training
07/11/2018
Become certificated Mental Health First Aiders when you attend this open training course in Cambridge on 18 and 21 January 2019.
Show that you care this Christmas, with a personalised letter from Santa
07/11/2018
Arthur Rank Hospice - and the Charity’s mascot, Arthur Bear - are teaming up with the North Pole to bring the magic of Christmas to Cambridgeshire this December with ‘Letters from Santa’.
Buckles Solicitors chairman recognised in industry rankings
06/11/2018
Colleen Gostick, chairman of Buckles Solicitors LLP, has been recognised as an Eminent Practitioner in the 2019 Chambers & Partners rankings, a leading guide for the legal sector.
Buckles Solicitors hit the heights in Legal 500 rankings
06/11/2018
Buckles Solicitors LLP are celebrating after achieving their highest ever number of leading individuals to be featured in the Legal 500 rankings.
Greater Anglia staff lay wreaths to commemorate WW1 heroes
06/11/2018
Greater Anglia staff will lay wreaths at rail station war memorials at London Liverpool Street and Shenfield this week.
Scrutton Bland signs partnership with leading farming app
06/11/2018
Scrutton Bland has signed a preferred partner agreement with leading financial software company Figured, making the East Anglian based financial services firm the first to offer this app to clients in the South East.
Spend Friday 14 December learning about and discussing drug-free antibacterial technology for medical applications with Lucideon
06/11/2018
Infection has become one of the toughest problems in the medical world, with bacteria increasingly resistant to drugs. Can infection be controlled and managed using materials and surfaces instead?
Author visits inspire budding writers at King’s Ely
05/11/2018
Pupils at King’s Ely Acremont and King’s Ely Junior were in their element when two highly regarded authors paid them a visit.
Cambridge-based Flora-tec outsources its fleet management to Fleet Operations
05/11/2018
Flora-tec, one of the UK’s leading horticultural services companies, has outsourced the management of its 55-strong car and van fleet to Fleet Operations.
Jeffrey Mills Solicitors and Winters Legal St Ives are now one
05/11/2018
Jeffrey Mills Solicitors, and Winters Legal in St Ives, have joined forces to become Beacon Wealth Legal Ltd, following the acquisition of Winters Legal in September.
Mick George Ltd play role in Cambridgeshire’s largest road safety event
05/11/2018
Last week (Friday 2 November), Cambridgeshire Constabulary held its biggest ever road safety event.
£300k local funding awarded
02/11/2018
The final ‘Community Fund’ announcement of 2018 from local construction business Mick George Ltd is certainly one that will turn heads for all the right reasons.
Call for charities to receive support from The Cambridge Building Society
02/11/2018
The Cambridge Building Society is looking for worthy local causes to benefit from its Community Partnership Programme in 2019.
Cambridge Regional College students feature in limited edition book
02/11/2018
Art & Design students from Cambridge Regional College (CRC) have had their work featured in a new book following an exhibition held in Cambridge.
Employers and college showcase construction careers to local schools
02/11/2018
Almost 500 students from local secondary and primary schools tried their hands at a range of construction skills during a have-a-go event designed to inspire the tradesmen and women of the future.
Greater Anglia hires new creative agency to promote new trains
02/11/2018
Greater Anglia has just appointed a new creative agency, Atomic, to transform the company’s marketing in time for the arrival of brand new trains.
Netherhall School students step up to raise £1200 for Arthur Rank Hospice!
02/11/2018
Students from Netherhall School in Cambridge are celebrating having raised £1,200 for their local adult hospice, after collectively walking 11,200 miles in a summer pedometer challenge.
Roythornes acquires 188 year old Warrens Boyes & Archer
02/11/2018
Top 200 law firm Roythornes Solicitors has announced the acquisition of Warrens Boyes & Archer, a long-standing Huntingdon legal practice.
Roythornes excels in Legal 500
02/11/2018
Top 200 national law firm Roythornes Solicitors is celebrating after seven of its key practice areas were named in the Legal 500.
Success for local law firm, Hunt & Coombs Solicitors, as the prestigious Legal 500 rankings results are announced
02/11/2018
Hunt & Coombs Solicitors in Peterborough are extremely proud to have once more received top tier recommendations in the Legal 500 UK 2018.
The College of Animal Welfare selects East of England Arena as congress venue
02/11/2018
The East of England Arena and Events Centre (EEAEC) has been chosen by The College of Animal Welfare to host two multi-day congresses next year.
Councillors visit award-winning recycling centre
01/11/2018
Members from East Cambridgeshire District Council (ECDC) were recently invited to visit an award-winning recycling company based in Lancaster Business Park.
CWA students battle against 10 other colleges for RAF Recruitment Challenge Cup
01/11/2018
On Wednesday 17 October students from the College of West Anglia (CWA) participated in a wide range of competitions at RAF Witteringham for the Recruitment Challenge Cup.
Ely station buildings restored by Greater Anglia
01/11/2018
Ely railway station buildings have received a £58,000 facelift by Greater Anglia, with funding from the Railway Heritage Trust.
Gold Investor In People status for Greater Anglia teams demonstrates commitment to improvement
01/11/2018
Four Greater Anglia teams have just been awarded the prestigious ‘Investor in People’ (IIP) Gold status in recognition of the company’s progressive approach to business improvement through its people.
Incoming! New habitat expected at Ferry Meadows this Winter
01/11/2018
Significant progress is being made on an exciting new project at Ferry Meadows aimed at ‘bringing nature closer’ through the restoration of Heron and Goldie Meadows, transforming the area back to wetlands.
Stocks in Focus: Smithson Investment Trust
01/11/2018
This week NW Brown looks at Smithson investment trust, which recently broke the record for the largest initial public offer of an investment trust in the UK.
CRC welcomes VIP visitors
31/10/2018
Cambridge Regional College (CRC) has played host to two VIP visitors this week in support of the ‘Show Racism the Red Card’ campaign that the College, students and staff support.
From FE to fine art
31/10/2018
A student from the Huntingdon campus of Cambridge Regional College has started her degree in Fine Arts at Oxford Brookes University, just four years after arriving in the UK with barely a word of spoken English and no recognised academic qualifications.
King’s Ely students on top form at British Rowing Senior Championships
31/10/2018
King’s Ely rowers enjoyed success at the prestigious British Rowing Senior Championships.
Remember loved ones with Arthur Rank Hospice on Sunday 2 December
31/10/2018
Arthur Rank Hospice is inviting members of the local community to join them for their special Light Up a Life service at the start of December.
Ashtons Legal expands Client Liaison team
30/10/2018
Ashtons Legal has appointed a new client liaison specialist to its injury services team. Gill Webber will be supporting the work done by the catastrophic personal and medical injury lawyers across Norfolk, Suffolk and Cambridgeshire.
Budget October 2018: The End of Austerity?
30/10/2018
Philip Hammond delivered his first October budget with the ambitious statement that 'The era of austerity is finally coming to an end'. But was there an easing of Treasury purse strings?
Celebrating dedicated teachers around the world
30/10/2018
This month has seen a number of events held, and initiatives launched, in recognition of World Teachers' Day, which was celebrated internationally on 5 October.

KISS sponsors major Cambridge healthcare conference
30/10/2018
KISS is sponsoring the Next Health World Innovation Forum - a new international healthcare conference that will take place in Cambridge next year on 26-27 June. We will be providing PR support in the run up to the event.

Newmarket Racecourses celebrates the end of the 2018 racing season with Bonfire Night themed finale
30/10/2018
Newmarket Racecourses will close the 2018 racing season with the family-friendly two-day Final Meeting at the Rowley Mile on Friday 2 and Saturday 3 November, with the final day offering a celebratory Bonfire Night theme.
Recruitment event holds promise for jobseekers and employers alike
30/10/2018
Cambridge Network's highly successful run of recruitment events, where potential candidates have the opportunity to meet leading local employers, continues on the evening of Tuesday 27 November 2018.
Let's focus on the value of energy efficiency solutions, not the cost
29/10/2018
In the latest insight article from FlexiSolar and as part of its Driving Solar Evolution campaign, Business Development Manager Conal McElroy shares his thinking on the number one question that always comes up in any large-scale solar carport project discussions.
Cambridge Regional College shortlisted for 2018 Business in the Community Award
26/10/2018
Cambridge Regional College (CRC), with campuses in Huntingdon and Cambridge, has been recognised by the Huntingdonshire Business Awards for its contribution to projects in the local community.
King’s Ely raises whopping £23,583 for charities in Uganda
26/10/2018
The King’s Ely community has raised more than £23,000 for two charities which support poverty-stricken families in East Africa.
King’s Ely riders make school history at National Championships
26/10/2018
The King's Ely Equestrian Team made school history at the National Schools Equestrian Association’s (NSEA) National Championships.
Pudsey Bear is coming to town!
26/10/2018
Beacon Wealth Group will be taking Pudsey Bear around the local area for the 10th year running.
Emerging Markets
25/10/2018
This week NW Brown take a look at Emerging Markets.
EML Electrical donates tools to local community project
25/10/2018
It was recently reported in the Peterborough Telegraph that popular community growing project in Peterborough, the Green Backyard has been targeted by thieves at a weekend and again a few days later.
King’s Ely students representing UK in international Maths competition
25/10/2018
King’s Ely is representing the UK in this year’s International Mathematics Without Borders Tournament.
MD of Xanthos Digital Marketing, publishes Guide to Digital Marketing for Managing Directors
25/10/2018
Olga Travlos, MD of Xanthos Digital Marketing, has published a book about digital marketing specifically for Managing Directors and CEOs of small-to medium-sized businesses in order to help MDs grow their businesses online.
Meet Cambridge strengthens regional remit with new Bury St Edmunds partnership
25/10/2018
The conference and events bureau for Cambridge and the region is extending an invitation to venues within the Bury St Edmunds area to join its portfolio and its free venue finding service to Suffolk organisers looking for suitable places to hold business events.
Over half of UK businesses plan Brexit Blockchain boost
25/10/2018
Over half (51%) of businesses are planning a boost in blockchain technology to navigate Brexit, according to new research from Nexus, the blockchain and cryptocurrency enterprise.
Peterborough Cathedral exceeds national trends for Cathedral attendance at Christmas
25/10/2018
Attendance at Christmas services in England’s cathedrals has broken records for the second year running, statistics published today show. At Peterborough Cathedral the national upward trend has been far exceeded.
Exciting first year at Agile Engineering
24/10/2018
Colin Brackley, of Agile Engineering Ltd, who has had 20 years working as a Structural / Civil Engineer, has had an exciting year.
Introducing the new Rapidox 1100Z
24/10/2018
Cambridge Sensotec's Rapidox 1100Z is having a relaunch in November 2018, with new features and a new look
New Greater Anglia employees become CATS to help passengers during disruption as scheme reaches second birthday
24/10/2018
Greater Anglia has boosted the number of staff taking part in its new Customer Actions Teams to help even more passengers during disruption as the initiative reaches its second birthday.
U’s fans and ex-pro’s raise £2,350 for charitable cause
24/10/2018
It was a positive weekend for everyone connected with Cambridge United FC. Not only did the team manage to pick up a valuable point on their travels to league leaders, Lincoln City, but back at the Abbey Stadium, Club fans were treated to a special charity match which welcomed back former legends of yesteryear.
Learn how to break down silos in your business
23/10/2018
On Thursday 1 November join an interactive mini-workshop, over breakfast with Turning Factor to learn more about behavioural barriers and explores how silos can prevent people working together.
Pressure grows on carbon reduction and phasing out of fossil fuels - FlexiSolar responds
23/10/2018
How can we get more large organisations to make the change to renewable energy?
Sponsor a child to experience the magic of Sherwood Forest this Christmas
23/10/2018
We are offering local business leaders the chance to sponsor a child from a deprived background or in care in the Peterborough area to attend this years Pantomime. The child you sponsor will become YMCA's and The Cresset's VIP guests for the evening.
Ashtons Legal welcomes new Cambridge-based BD and sales manager
22/10/2018
Ashtons Legal is proud to announce that Stefan Mitham has joined its regional Business Development team and will be predominantly based in Cambridge.
FlexiSolar launch 'Driving Solar Evolution'
22/10/2018
FlexiSolar has launched a new communications campaign set to encourage new solar conversation and inspire renewed commitment to large-scale solar solutions.
King’s Ely Acremont Nursery staff put their best feet forward for Alzheimer’s Society
22/10/2018
Staff at King’s Ely Acremont Nursery have raised almost £1,500 for the Alzheimer’s Society by completing the charity’s Memory Walk in Cambridge.
King’s Ely students pick up tips from fashion designer Jennifer Sturrock
22/10/2018
Fashion and Textiles students from King’s Ely are brimming with new ideas following an exciting visit to London’s Victoria and Albert (V&A) Museum.
UcWA Cambridge Campus Veterinary Students Take RCVS Pledge at Graduation Ceremony
22/10/2018
Twenty veterinary nurse students from the University centre of West Anglia (UcWA) Cambridge Campus attended their graduation ceremony on Saturday 6 October at Alive Corn Exchange at King’s Lynn.
Cross Keys Homes' Annual Report now available
19/10/2018
Having recorded its most successful year to date, Cross Keys Homes' Annual Report is now available to download from its website.
What can we learn from the collapse of Universal Wealth Management?
19/10/2018
The collapse of Universal Wealth Management last week has caused a stir among the general public but for those working within the legal profession it was more a question of when, not if, the firm would fold. Elizabeth Young, partner at Roythornes Solicitors, shares the lessons to be learnt from the scandal.
 Points of view: Global Markets
18/10/2018
Global markets have been unusually weak recently, says NW Brown.
First Mailing launch new service
18/10/2018
First Mailing has specialised in Direct Mail and Print for over 20 years and as the industry is evolving, First Mailing is evolving with it.
Businesswomen help to raise record funds for breast cancer care
17/10/2018
Over 300 businesswomen from the Peterborough area tucked into a fundraising lunch in aid of breast cancer care – making the event its most successful to date.
Cambridgeshire community ‘heroes’ recognised for station voluntary work
17/10/2018
A couple who dedicate their time to keeping Cambridgeshire’s wildlife thriving have been recognised with an award by Greater Anglia.
Meet Cambridge Celebrates 20th Anniversary with Bryony Gordon as speaker at exclusive charity fundraiser
17/10/2018
Meet Cambridge, the conference and events bureau for Cambridge and the region, is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year and marking the occasion by holding a special charity fundraiser, with best-selling author and Telegraph journalist Bryony Gordon giving the keynote speech.
Prize for King’s Ely duo at VI Hispanic Theatre Festival
17/10/2018
Two King’s Ely Senior students have won an award in recognition of their Spanish and theatrical skills.
Success aplenty for King’s Ely Hockey girls!
17/10/2018
King’s Ely will be representing Cambridgeshire at the Regional Tier 2 Hockey Tournament next month.
The Cambridge Building Society launches range of Help to Buy mortgages
17/10/2018
The Cambridge is adding a choice of Help to Buy mortgages to its product range that will be available to existing Help to Buy homeowners looking to remortgage as well as First Time Buyers.
Cross Keys Care outstanding success in care awards
16/10/2018
Cross Keys Care is celebrating having been shortlisted in not one but 11 categories of the Eastern Region Great British Care Awards.
Grant funding for businesses looking to switch to electric vehicles
16/10/2018
Businesses in Cambridge are now able to access grant funding to replace their existing vehicles with electric vehicles, thanks to capital grants now available through the Business Energy Efficiency Programme (BEECP).
Local STEM education initiative, Cambridge LaunchPad, reaches new heights
16/10/2018
Leading science, technology and engineering organisations from across Cambridgeshire gathered at The Bradfield Centre alongside representatives from local schools and home educating networks to show their support for Cambridge LaunchPad, an innovative STEM outreach programme.
Mayor presents 13 long service awards to volunteers during Arthur Rank Hospice’s annual Celebration Evening
16/10/2018
Arthur Rank Hospice was delighted to welcome over 50 guests to the Hospice on Thursday 11 October to reflect on the last 12 months and acknowledge and recognise those involved in the successes.
#StationsDay celebrates landmark investment in East Anglia’s train stations
15/10/2018
Greater Anglia is today joining with other train operators to mark the first ever national #StationsDay, which celebrates the investment to regenerate Britain’s rail stations.
alt-J star and Old Elean Gus returns to King’s Ely to speak at annual lecture
15/10/2018
GUS Unger-Hamilton – Old Elean and member of hit band alt-J – returned to King’s Ely to speak at this year’s James Bowman Lecture.
Cambridge Regional College Catering students keep diners in the dark
15/10/2018
Students from Cambridge Regional College's Catering department are taking part in a unique event next month, where guests will be dining in the dark!
Major new motor show announced for East of England Arena and Event Centre
15/10/2018
The East of England Arena and Events Centre (EEAEC) has announced it has been chosen as the venue for a large, new motor show: the International Sports Car and Classic Car Show, 24-26 May 2019.
New Escape Room at Oliver Cromwell’s House
15/10/2018
Why not try something different for this year’s Christmas bash? Join Visit Ely for a lock-in at The Cromwell Arms.
Olympic athlete talks business at East Cambs event
15/10/2018
An Olympic gold medallist is set to headline an event aimed at small and medium East Cambridgeshire businesses this November.
Recommendations for Peterborough and Cambridgeshire’s future economic policies to be discussed at next Bondholder Breakfast
15/10/2018
Peterborough business leaders and policy decision makers have the chance to discuss the economic policy recommendations being made to local government in the Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Independent Economic Review (CPIER) at the next Opportunity Peterborough Bondholder Breakfast on the morning of 31 October 2018.
Leading financial services firm goes on recruitment drive for the regions brightest new talent
12/10/2018
On Wednesday 7 November and Thursday 8 November 2018, leading financial services firm Scrutton Bland will be hosting open days in their Ipswich and Colchester offices in a drive to attract and employ the regions brightest talent from local schools and colleges.
Event focuses on corporate wellbeing: mental health in the workplace
11/10/2018
The heavy cost of mental health issues - to individuals, employers and the wider UK economy - cannot be ignored, and there is no quick fix, a Cambridge Network audience was told yesterday (Wednesday), World Mental Health Day.
Lincolnshire Principals collaborate in support of ‘Love Our Colleges’ campaign
11/10/2018
College Principals and CEOs within Greater Lincolnshire are working together to show regional support towards the ‘Love Our Colleges’ campaign.
146 students descend on organisations across Newmarket during Dubai Future Champions Education Week
10/10/2018
This week, 146 Year 8 pupils from Newmarket Academy are participating in five days of activities at key organisations across the Home of Horseracing as part of Dubai Future Champions Education Week.
Annual Dinner marks another successful year of business in Peterborough under the moon
10/10/2018
Over 460 delegates from across Peterborough's businesses came together for a spectacular black-tie event under the moon to celebrate the city's continued economic success at the Opportunity Peterborough Bondholder Dinner on Thursday 4 October.
Arthur Rank Hospice Charity strikes gold with Best Employers Eastern Region Awards
10/10/2018
Arthur Rank Hospice Charity employees feedback on their company's performance, culture, staff training and engagement levels and win the Gold 'Best Employers' Eastern Region 2018 status.
Ashtons Legal appoints Senior Associate Chris Cumberbatch
10/10/2018
Ashtons Legal is delighted to announce that Chris Cumberbatch has joined their Lifetime Planning team in Suffolk as a senior associate.
Kershaw Mechanical Services welcome Rebecca Walpole to Special Projects Division
10/10/2018
Cambridge Based building services firm, Kershaw Mechanical Services, are delighted to welcome Rebecca Walpole to their Special Projects Division.
King’s Ely students to showcase their designs at London’s Alexandra Palace
10/10/2018
Talented Fashion and Textiles students from King’s Ely are exhibiting their work at the prestigious Knitting and Stitching Show.
Local landmarks receive local sponsorship
10/10/2018
The abundance of applications submitted to Mick George Ltd in the most recent local sponsorship round reveals many of the exciting and wide-ranging initiatives that are being scheduled in and around the Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire regions in the coming months.
New Chief Executive appointed for Peterborough's economic development company
10/10/2018
Tom Hennessy has been appointed as Chief Executive of Opportunity Peterborough, the company responsible for supporting business and economic growth across the city.
Scrutton Bland becomes the first UK certified partner of award winning cloud app
10/10/2018
Scrutton Bland is thrilled to announce that through its partnering with GoCardless, the online payments company, they can now offer clients the facility to collect direct debits as part of its cloud based accounting solution sblive.
Stocks in Focus: Jupiter European Opportunities Trust
10/10/2018
This week NW Brown looks at Jupiter European Opportunities, a £1bn investment trust which aims to achieve long-term capital growth through investing in economic trends and developing businesses across Europe.
Community fund helps local Lawn Tennis Club
09/10/2018
A grant from Mick George Ltd helps fund new surface at St Neots Lawn Tennis Club.
Feast on the flavours of the Middle East at Dubai Future Champions Festival at Newmarket Racecourses
09/10/2018
Delicious delights from Dubai will be on offer for all racegoers on Friday 12 and Saturday 13 October as Flavours of Dubai returns to the Dubai Future Champions Festival at Newmarket Racecourses for its third consecutive year.
Beacon Wealth Management Ltd in 2018 Parliamentary Review
08/10/2018
Beacon Wealth Management Ltd and PM Theresa May share technology sector best practice in The Parliamentary Review.
Cambridge cycle point to be deep-cleaned
08/10/2018
Cyclists in Cambridge are being asked to remove any unused bikes from the city’s largest parking facility before it undergoes a deep cleaning and maintenance programme.
Cambridge organisation launch service that aims to provide local teens with personalised guidance and support
08/10/2018
The number of young people reporting anxiety has rocketed. With many keen to make a positive start this academic year, Form the Future CIC hope to relieve some of the stress and pressure that they feel with the launch of ‘Focus on Success’, a private careers advice service.
David Wilkinson – author of God, Time and Stephen Hawking – will ‘Search for God’ at Peterborough Cathedral on 1 November
08/10/2018
Author, scientist and theologian David Wilkinson will be exploring one of life's biggest questions at Peterborough Cathedral on Thursday 1 November with his talk: 'The Search for God – Can Science Help?'
Employment law seminar tackles the biggest challenges of the modern workplace
08/10/2018
Employment status in the modern workplace is becoming an increasing challenge for UK businesses – and one that was not shied away from at a recent city employment law seminar.
Euro Road Safety’s Vehicle Sign System for learner drivers gains attention from driving instructors
08/10/2018
Following the launch of Euro Road Safety’s Insight Vehicle Sign System in March of this year, the product has gained the attention of driving instructors interested by an innovative alternative to traditional L and P plates.
Funding success helps supports adult learners
08/10/2018
Cross Keys Homes has been successful in securing just under £25,000 of funding through City College Peterborough's Community Learning Trust fund.
Miller Sands appoints two new Board members
08/10/2018
Cambridge law firm Miller Sands LLP announces the appointment of two Board members, Will Cowell and Julia Hutchings.
Thanks a million!
08/10/2018
Supporters pledging £1 per week to Arthur Rank Hospice’s Your Hospice Lottery have now raised over £1 million!
Arthur Rank Hospice invites local community to ‘Heart My Hospice’ during Hospice Care Week 2018!
05/10/2018
Arthur Rank Hospice Charity will be celebrating Hospice Care Week next week (Monday 8 -Sunday 14 October) along with hundreds of other hospices across the UK.
CUB UK's energy efficient credentials recognised with national awards
05/10/2018
The energy efficiency work of the March based company CUB UK was recognised with awards at the recent Regional and National Energy Efficiency Awards.
Family solicitor recognised as a specialist in helping couples divide assets when a relationship breaks down
05/10/2018
Chris Brown, Associate Solicitor at Hegarty Solicitors, has recently been re-accredited under Resolution's Specialist Accreditation Scheme.
Huntingdon’s Bubble Rush 5K raised £21,500 for Arthur Rank Hospice!
05/10/2018
Arthur Rank Hospice is delighted to announce that Bubble Rush 5K sponsored by One Leisure, which took place this summer has now raised £21,500.
King’s Ely welcomes students and staff from Gymnasium Remchingen in Germany
05/10/2018
Thirteen students and two teachers from Gymnasium Remchingen school in Germany enjoyed an action-packed exchange visit to King’s Ely.
Mick George Ltd achieve Sunday Times Top Track 250 Status
05/10/2018
Ahead of the official announcement that is scheduled this weekend, we can reveal that local construction specialist, Mick George Ltd has been included within the 14th annual Grant Thornton ‘Sunday Times Top Track 250’ for the very first time.
Want to impress the press?
05/10/2018
Two highly experienced media specialists, former Press Association Director, Andy Rice and former BBC journalist Simon Hall have collaborated to provide members with a seven-step guide to engaging with the media.
Ashtons welcomes guests to new Bury office
04/10/2018
Over 100 guests enjoyed food, drinks and entertainment at Ashtons' new Bury St Edmunds office recently.
Higher Youth Tour Cambs launches with fun-filled workshops at King’s Ely
04/10/2018
Manchester based indie pop band BrightLine visited King’s Ely to launch the eagerly-anticipated Higher Youth Tour Cambs.
King’s Ely Junior pupil Syrah completes Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride
04/10/2018
A King’s Ely Junior pupil has raised funds and awareness for good causes by completing the Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride.
Mozart’s Requiem and Joseph Haydn’s Little Organ Mass to be performed at Peterborough Cathedral on 10 November
04/10/2018
Peterborough Cathedral Choir and Youth Choir, the Cathedral Festival Chorus, Peterborough Choral Society and East Anglia Chamber Orchestra are joining forces for a special performance of Mozart’s Requiem and Joseph Haydn’s Little Organ Mass on Saturday 10 November.
Stocks in Focus: Standard Life UK Smaller Companies Trust
04/10/2018
NW Brown focus this week is Standard Life UK Smaller Companies, a £380m investment trust that aims to achieve long-term capital growth by investment through quoted UK smaller companies.
What’s On: Dubai Future Champions Festival 2018
04/10/2018
Gold Season highlight, Dubai Future Champions Festival returns to Newmarket on Friday 12 and Saturday 13 October.
Cambridge Regional College wins Award for Driving Improvements in Student Support Services
03/10/2018
Cambridge Regional College has been presented with the ‘Using Standards to Support Change’ Award at the Assessment Services Ltd Annual Awards for the college’s programme to ensure that all students and apprentices receive the best information, advice, guidance and support to transform student success and life chances by using the Matrix quality-mark assessment to benchmark performance.
Christmas parties all wrapped up at Trinity Hall
03/10/2018
Take the stress out of planning your Christmas dinner or festive party and leave all arrangements to the experienced events team at Trinity Hall, a stunning historic College in the heart of Cambridge.
Gender Inequality Conference kick starts Agenda for Change
03/10/2018
Thirty-five delegates attended an important conference, organised by The Cambridgeshire Chambers of Commerce and hosted by Murray Edwards College, which explored the issue of gender inequality at work and set an agenda for change.
How can SMEs ensure continuous cash flow from clients and customers?
03/10/2018
There’s no doubt that maintaining a continuous cash flow when running a SME is incredibly hard - Catherine Rickett, debt recovery manager at Roythornes Solicitors, shares her top tips to keep the cash flowing as an SME (small to medium enterprise) business owner.
Mick George Environmental offer school asbestos collection for a ‘good gauze’
03/10/2018
Local construction business Mick George Ltd has announced a special ‘collection’ scheme that will see the ‘environmental’ specialists visit education providers throughout the counties of Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire to remove Bunsen burner gauze mats.
Deepings' club in the swim with Larkfleet backing
02/10/2018
The Larkfleet Homes Community Fund has handed £250 to Deepings Swimming Club to cover the costs of a new banner for its Deeping Leisure Centre HQ.
Seven top tips for mastering the media
02/10/2018
How to engage with the media and maximise your 'earnt' coverage.
Ashtons published in international Franchise guide
01/10/2018
Ashtons Legal are delighted to have contributed to, and been published in, the 2019 edition of Franchise - the 13th edition of expert research and analysis produced by renowned publishers Getting the Deal Through.
Cambridge Regional College Photography students reflect importance of diverse routes to success
01/10/2018
Finding the right career path is a challenge that everyone faces at some point. Cambridge Regional College (CRC) believes there are many different routes to success, pointing to their own students as a prime example of varied achievement pathways.
EML Electrical are proud supporters of Disability Peterborough and Waitys Monster Challenge
01/10/2018
David Wait is taking on eight monster challenges over a period of 10 months to raise money for Disability Peterborough and when we heard what he was doing we knew we had to sponsor him.
01/10/2018
Women’s Business Committee delighted with success of Authentic Leadership Conference
Kershaw Mechanical Services Operation Director completes cycle ride for charity
01/10/2018
On 21 September, Luke Ashton, Operations Director for Kershaw Mechanical Services, set off alongside 12 other cyclists, of mixed experience, to complete a three-day challenge.
King’s Ely Acremont pupils have a blast at Ely Fire Station
01/10/2018
There were smiles all round when children from King’s Ely Acremont visited Ely Fire Station.
Luminus celebrates National Fitness Day
01/10/2018
Luminus staff celebrated National Fitness Day on Wednesday 26 September with a range of activities, all raising money for the Sick Children’s Trust.
New seasonal family extravaganza with a difference heads to the East of England this December
01/10/2018
Bah Humbug! Fest is a 10-day event in Cambridgeshire but with all the tinsel, sleigh bells and mistletoe removed!
Red Shoes Accounting chosen to lead national software campaign
01/10/2018
Littleport based accountancy firm, Red Shoes Accounting, has been chosen to lead the ‘More Than Software’ campaign for global giant, Thomson Reuters, to promote their Digita Software for accountants and tax practitioners across the UK.
Webtec’s new CV120 hydraulic combination valve offers complete motor control for mobile machinery
01/10/2018
Webtec, a specialist manufacturer of hydraulic measurement and control products, is unveiling its new CV120 series combination valve that provides a complete solution to hydraulic motor control for mobile machinery.
Chance for girls to get a glimpse of what life is like as an Ely Cathedral Girl Chorister
28/09/2018
Girls with a passion for music and singing are being given the chance to experience what life is like as an Ely Cathedral Girl Chorister.
Control and monitor multiple gases with the Rapidox 7100
28/09/2018
The Rapidox 7100 Multigas range of analysers is a high specification instrument designed specifically for the analysis, control and monitoring of process gas within a wide range of industries.
New passenger assistance app trial will help disabled passengers in East Anglia travel more easily
28/09/2018
Disabled people will be able to travel on trains more easily thanks to a new app, due to be launched nationally next year, that will transform the way that people can book assistance when they travel by train.
Tesla Experience
28/09/2018
This year Beacon Wealth Management Ltd have teamed up with Tesla and are hosting an exclusive experience day on Thursday 4 October from 10.30am–2.30pm.
Greater Anglia employees ‘Brave the Shave’ to raise money for Macmillan
27/09/2018
Greater Anglia staff at Cambridge North station are raising hundreds of pounds for Macmillan Cancer Relief by shaving their heads on Friday.
Partners gather with Cross Keys Homes as 22 new homes get underway
27/09/2018
The partners behind a new development on Station Road, Willingham, met this week to mark the start on site of affordable homes.
Stocks in Focus: Kier Group
27/09/2018
This week NW Brown is revisiting Kier Group, the UK-based construction, services and property group following the release of its preliminary full year results last week.
400 places already snapped up for this year’s Ely Festive 5K!
26/09/2018
Hundreds of festive fun run lovers have already booked their place in Arthur Rank Hospice Charity’s seasonal fun run, which takes place in Ely on Sunday 25 November.
Cambridge Regional College catering lecturer appears on live TV discussion panel
26/09/2018
Graham Taylor, QTLS Lecturer at Cambridge Regional College, was a guest on Spotlight on Channel S, talking at length about the upcoming ARTA Awards and the current state of training within the catering industry.
Cambridge Regional College SEND students help Huntingdon achieve Gold at Anglia in Bloom
26/09/2018
Anglia in Bloom is a yearly celebration of the floral flourishes in locations across Anglia; this year 76 awards were presented in total, with Huntingdon ultimately awarded Gold for the Large Town entry.
Greater Anglia offers local choir a ‘Platform to Perform’ at Cambridge as part of BBC Music Day
26/09/2018
Rail commuters passing through Cambridge station on Friday (28 September) will be welcomed by the sounds of a 50 piece pop choir as Greater Anglia offers them a ‘platform to perform’ as part of the BBC’s UK-wide Music Day event.
Talented King’s Ely riders qualify for NSEA Championships
26/09/2018
King’s Ely’s Equestrian Team was on top form at the National Schools Equestrian Association’s (NSEA) Arena Eventing Qualifiers.
The Cambridge makes the difference for First Time Buyers
26/09/2018
As part of its commitment to making a difference The Cambridge Building Society today announces ambitious plans to focus on partnerships and initiatives to benefit people who need extra help with having a home of their own.
King’s Ely and Cambridgeshire Music join forces to launch new Ely Area Music Centre
25/09/2018
Children with a passion for music are being given the opportunity to shine thanks to an exciting partnership between King’s Ely and Cambridgeshire Music.
King’s Ely’s Rebecca selected for Under 18’s National Hockey squad
25/09/2018
King’s Ely student Rebecca Daniel has another string to add to her bow of sporting successes.
Local mental health charity looking for a Chair for their Board of Trustees
25/09/2018
CPSL Mind are seeking a Chair who can lead their multi-skilled Board of Trustees and maximise the opportunities to expand its reach and impact in line with an ambitious, co-produced three-year strategy.
Luminus staff wear denim for Jeans for Genes Day
25/09/2018
Employees at Luminus donned their denims on Friday 21 September and raised over £130 for the annual Jeans for Genes Day campaign.
New dog exercise facility at Wood Green
25/09/2018
A new dog exercise facility has been created at Wood Green Animal Shelter, Godmanchester courtesy of a £10,000 grant from local construction business Mick George Ltd which has contributed towards the full £40,000 investment.
No matter what metal, it matters
25/09/2018
As part of Recycling Week 2018, East Cambridgeshire District Council are supporting a nationwide campaign which aims to help increase the rate of recycling household metal throughout the district.
Pupils sing to their heart’s content at King’s Ely Choral Day
25/09/2018
More than 200 children had their voices well and truly heard at King’s Ely’s annual Choral Day.
The Secondary Engineer® ‘Fluid Power Challenge’ to be extended to Cambridgeshire schools
25/09/2018
The successful national programme, The Secondary Engineer® Fluid Power Challenge, which aims to attract secondary school pupils into engineering is being launched into schools in Cambridgeshire and East Anglia.
Your opportunity to meet and collaborate with Canadian companies
25/09/2018
Canadian companies visiting Cambridge in November - part of a cross-European matchmaking mission to find collaborative partners - would like to hear from potential industrial partners from several sectors.
Accolade for College of West Anglia at 2018 Chamber Business Awards
24/09/2018
College of West Anglia, a further education college from King's Lynn, has been crowned one of the winners in the East of England heats of the Chamber Business Awards 2018.
T R Freeman looking healthy with their latest contract announcement
24/09/2018
Cambridge based building envelope specialist - TR Freeman, who are part of the Kershaw Group, are looking healthy with their latest contract.
New HR Manager at Mick George kick-starts recruitment drive
21/09/2018
As the growth of local construction business Mick George Ltd continues, the Group’ has welcomed a new Senior Manager to the helm of its Human Resources department.
The Supervet will see you now! Prof Noel Fitzpatrick heads to Peterborough
20/09/2018
With a brand new series of The Supervet back on our TV screens this month – there is a chance for fans to see the man himself telling his story live on stage for the first time.
A leading translation service provider offers the latest solutions in multi-national workplace innovation
19/09/2018
On Friday 7 September, PAB Languages Centre Ltd, experts in the workplace and cultural diversity, launched the New Workplace Dynamics - New Rules event at the Allia Future Business Centre in Peterborough.
Businesses to ‘unpack’ the plastic crisis at bi-annual food breakfast
19/09/2018
Professionals working across the food industry will discuss the latest trends in packaging and how businesses are working to meet both present and future challenges at an upcoming event organised and hosted by Roythornes Solicitors on 15 November.
Gold Award for St Ives in Bloom
19/09/2018
The annual ceremony which celebrates the floral flourishes of towns and villages across East Anglia took place this week, with many tributes being payed to efforts of the plantations nearby.
Solar carport system completed in South London on behalf of Sutton Council
19/09/2018
FlexiSolar and Campbell & Kennedy are delighted to announce the completion of a design, manufacture and construction project to produce a bespoke solar carport solution for a large multi-storey car park in Sutton, South London.

The Cambridge hosts another First Time Buyer event
19/09/2018
The Cambridge Building Society strengthens its support for potential customers looking to own their own home, by hosting another informal evening event for First Time Buyers early next month.
Peer learning will benefit new managers
18/09/2018
Are you new to a management role or about to take on management responsibilities? Boost your confidence through collaboration with like-minded people in Cambridge Network's New Managers peer learning group - the newest cohort begins on Wednesday 3 October.
Sector in Focus: The Energy Sector Price Cap
18/09/2018
This week NW Brown is looking at the proposal by the energy regulator, Ofgem, to cap energy bills at £1,136 per year.
Mick George FD's 54-mile bike ride for charity
17/09/2018
Having conquered the wilds and exotic of the Costa Rican Jungle in 2017 Jon Stump, Finance Director at Mick George Ltd, found himself in slightly less desirable surroundings this weekend in his latest efforts to raise further charitable funds for the Lewis Moody Foundation.
Mick George Ltd tackle drought damaged Cambridgeshire roads
14/09/2018
An initiative which started late last year to repair more than 40 miles of drought damaged roads in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough will enter its final stages this month, with multiple locations set for improvements.
Skills brokerage service boosts the local economy
14/09/2018
As students embark on a new academic year, The Skills Service is stepping up its mission to provide inspiration and raise aspirations for their future careers while also helping to meet the skills needs of the local economy.
The Agricultural Bill – a summary from MHA MacIntyre Hudson
14/09/2018
The long awaited Agriculture Bill, which was published on 11 September, gives the Secretary of State powers to introduce legislation by statutory instrument in order to implement the new post Brexit agricultural policy outlined earlier this year in the Health and Harmony consultation.
What’s On Guide: The Cambridgeshire Meeting 2018
14/09/2018
The Cambridgeshire Meeting returns to Newmarket Racecourses on Thursday 27–Saturday 29 September with world-class racing and an entertainment line-up that includes the annual Beer Festival, a new comedy offer from The Comedy Club and live music.
See work of creative young King’s Ely artists
13/09/2018
Talented Art and Design students at King’s Ely are exhibiting their work across the border in Suffolk this autumn.
Stocks in Focus: Melrose
13/09/2018
Earlier this year, Melrose acquired the much larger British manufacturing firm, GKN, in a controversial £8bn takeover.
Trinity Hall's new Autumn and Winter Dining Menu provides a seasonal feast for the senses
13/09/2018
Embrace the approach of Autumn and book a seasonal dinner at Trinity Hall.
2000 walkers explore Cambridge's Colleges and the stunning Museum of Zoology, as funds  raised by Bridge the Gap Walk hit half a million
12/09/2018
Over 2000 supporters of Arthur Rank Hospice and Romsey Mill Charity enjoy a unique insight and walk around the Cambridge Colleges whilst raising over £30,000 for the good causes.
Brie-illiant festival to be the big cheese in food show season
12/09/2018
Cheese, cheese and more cheese is coming to Peterborough later this year, in a food festival that’s feta than all the rest!
The one content marketing hack for accounting firms
12/09/2018
Discover how accounting firms can make the most of their blog posts and content marketing opportunities.
Cambridge Regional College students plant path to success
11/09/2018
Cambridge Regional College is continuing to support local schools in the Huntingdon and Cambridge area, providing work experience and social action projects for students across an extensive curriculum programme.
Local accountants raise over £3,500 for Macmillan Nurses
11/09/2018
Accountants and Tax Advisers, Bulley Davey, has raised £3,600 for its Charity of the Year, Macmillan Nurses, as well as a number of other charities – through quiz nights, coffee mornings and dress-down days.
Peterborough Skip of Gold Winner
11/09/2018
For the past two months, Mick George Ltd has been running its ‘Skip of Gold’ competition in Peterborough and surrounding areas, providing local sports clubs and community groups the chance to win £1,000.
Cellbond sponsor International IRCOBI Conference on the Biomechanics of Injury 2018
10/09/2018
Cellbond are delighted to announce that they are sponsoring the International IRCOBI Conference on the Biomechanics of Injury 2018 for the fourth year running.
Greater Anglia staff recognised for innovations that improve service for customers
10/09/2018
Greater Anglia has recognised staff who came up with innovative ways to improve the train service for customers.
New Heads of School, Deputy Heads, Prefects and Heads of Houses appointed
10/09/2018
Felix Hawes and Maria Campbell have been formally installed as King’s Ely’s new Heads of School.
Perplexed about property? Cambridge law firm to host free Wine Tasting Evening with expert guidance on property matters
10/09/2018
To help you navigate the property market minefield, Cambridge law firm Miller Sands is hosting a special Wine Tasting Evening at its offices in Histon on Thursday 13 September with the opportunity to hear from experts whilst sampling delicious top quality wines.
Global sales success leads to significant manufacturing milestone for Domino Printing
07/09/2018
A Cambridgeshire company and global leader in the development and manufacturing of coding, marking and printing technologies is celebrating a major milestone at its Bar Hill headquarters.
Roythornes celebrates 355 years of service from 20 dedicated staff
07/09/2018
Leading law firm Roythornes Solicitors has recognised 20 members of staff who are celebrating a significant milestone with the firm, dedicating between 10 and 30 years to the business - an incredible combined total of 355 years.
Mick’s brought it home… again!
06/09/2018
Where England may have come up just short in their bid to bring the World Cup home that certainly wasn’t the case for Mick George Ltd who for the second consecutive year managed to claim industry bragging rights, defending their Waste World Cup title.
Stocks in Focus: Vodafone
06/09/2018
This week NW Brown are looking at Vodafone following the announcement that the Australian division (Vodafone-Hutchison Australia) will be merging with the broadband operator TPG Telecom to create a new £8.4bn company.
The Cambridge give away over £12,000 to local groups and charities as part of their 2018 Cash for the Community Initiative
06/09/2018
Last night The Cambridge Building Society gave away over £12,000 to the 15 worthy beneficiaries that made it to the final of this year's Cash for the Community Initiative.
Meeting Room Required
05/09/2018
Can anyone help? Kidney Research UK is looking to rent a room.
Newmarket Racecourses celebrates our Emergency Services, NHS and Armed Forces with FREE entry for Dubai Future Champions Festival in October
05/09/2018
Newmarket Racecourses has today announced that all staff working in the Emergency Services, NHS and the Armed Forces will be granted free entry for advanced tickets for its autumn highlight, the Dubai Future Champions Festival, taking place Friday 12 - Saturday 13 October.
£10,000 rollover jackpot must be won by hospice lottery player this Friday!
04/09/2018
One lucky person playing Your Hospice Lottery will receive a nice post summer holiday boost to their bank account, as the rollover jackpot reaches the maximum of £10,000 on Friday 7 September.
Ashtons sponsors Bury Goes Biking
04/09/2018
Ashtons Legal is pleased to announce their sponsorship of the Bury Goes Biking event taking place on 30 September.
See the world in a medieval light
04/09/2018
Dr Janina Ramirez to speak at Peterborough Cathedral, Friday 21 September.
Visit the Duxford Battle of Britain Air Show with Greater Anglia
04/09/2018
Aviation enthusiasts can visit the Duxford Battle of Britain Air Show on 22 and 23 September for less this autumn, thanks to Greater Anglia.
Dragon boat spectacular returns to the River Cam in Fen Ditton this  Saturday
03/09/2018
More than 500 people will take to the waters of the River Cam in Fen Ditton this Saturday 8 September for the 14th annual Cambridge Dragon Boat Festival.
Greater Anglia focuses on innovation to drive improvements for passengers
03/09/2018
Greater Anglia is to hold its second Innovation conference tomorrow – bringing rail staff together to focus on innovative ways to improve services for passengers and the industry.
3D printing: a world of possibilities
31/08/2018
KISS web developer Liam Taylor talks about his fascination with 3D printing - and how easy it is for anyone to try at home.
Calling all budding Cambridgeshire artists
31/08/2018
Are you a dab hand with a paint brush or see yourself as the next Claude Monet? If so then Peterborough and Alconbury-based law firm Roythornes Solicitors is launching a competition to find one talented local artist to create an eye-catching design for its new 'moving card'.
Greater Anglia calls in more CATS to help passengers during disruption
30/08/2018
Greater Anglia has boosted the number of staff taking part in its new Customer Actions Teams to help even more passengers during disruption.
Peterborough Cathedral Trust hosts major commonwealth event
30/08/2018
High Commissioners and their representatives from across the Commonwealth will join local people in a major event Forward Together on Saturday 6 October to celebrate the Commonwealth’s contribution to the Armistice in 1918.
Play alongside U’s legends
30/08/2018
Up and down the country, football fanatics are eagerly watching their teams every move wondering what it would actually be like to be out on the hallowed turf alongside their heroes.
Stocks in Focus: SDL Buffettology Fund
30/08/2018
This week NW Brown look at the SDL Buffettology Fund, an open-ended investment vehicle that operates within the UK All Companies sector and targets outperformance against the UK stock market over the long-term, which the manager defines as five to 10 years.
BCP collaborates with the University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre on reconfigurable floor structure
29/08/2018
Working in conjunction with the University of Sheffield's Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) with Boeing, BCP (Bespoke Composite Panels) have manufactured a reconfigurable floor structure used to mount various robots and machinery.
Chamber conference to tackle gender inequality in the workplace
29/08/2018
The Business Women’s Sector of Cambridgeshire Chambers of Commerce are holding an important conference which will explore the issue of gender inequality at work and create a strategy to tackle this high profile issue.
Cross Keys Homes and Paydata join together on mentoring project
29/08/2018
Cross Keys Homes is delighted to announce it is teaming up with local consultancy business Paydata, to improve the career prospects of local people.
A river slipway to be proud of thanks to Mick George
28/08/2018
Surrounded by three major rivers, the inability of Earith residents to enjoy such splendid views has been long overdrawn.
Mood boards: a picture tells 1,000 words
28/08/2018
Cutting and pasting: using mood boards to help crack that key.
The College of West Anglia: Leaders in the Degree Apprenticeship Revolution
28/08/2018
Degree apprenticeships can contribute to almost every organisation. While theoretical knowledge is vital, it is most powerful when applied in a practical, everyday context, where the impact is immediate.
Dan and Larkfleet building for the future
24/08/2018
Trainee architect Dan Wedekind has joined the team at Larkfleet Homes to help meet the company's plans for expanding the number of new homes it is building.
All change at Positive Networking
23/08/2018
After over three and a half years on the Peterborough business scene, Positive Networking are fundamentally changing the way they operate in response to the changing needs of current small business owners.
Venues open their doors to showcase facilities for conferences and events
23/08/2018
A total of 38 venues in and around Cambridge are showcasing their facilities for meetings, conferences and corporate dining as part of a series of Open Doors events.
 Stocks in Focus: CLS Holdings
22/08/2018
This week NW Brown are writing on CLS Holdings, a FTSE 250 property company with a portfolio worth approximately £1.9bn.
£234,883 local funding
22/08/2018
An increasing presence in and around the East Midland and East Anglian region, local business Mick George Ltd is certainly justifying its attendance, with yet another funding donation to 11 separate developments.
Don’t risk ‘burning out’ by not taking your holiday entitlement
22/08/2018
As the summer holidays draw to an end – have you taken enough time off to book a break in the sun or cover childcare during the school break?
Greater Anglia shortlisted for eight awards at the National Rail Awards
22/08/2018
Greater Anglia has been shortlisted for eight accolades at this year’s National Rail Awards, including Passenger Operator of the Year.
Larkfleet Homes opens new show home at The Croft in Baston
22/08/2018
Housebuilder Larkfleet Homes has officially opened a show home at the newest phase of its age-exclusive development for the over-55s - The Croft in Baston, Lincolnshire.
What's the difference between electrochemical and zirconia sensors?
22/08/2018
The Rapidox 1100 and Rapidox 2100 range of oxygen analysers are particularly suitable for applications such as inert gas blanketing, additive manufacturing, glove boxes, metal heat treatment and research and development projects.
Local community treat this Friday as Newmarket Racecourses celebrates Summer Family Fun Day with added CB postcode discount
21/08/2018
Newmarket Racecourses will be hosting their Summer Family Fun Day on 24 August, which this year features an extensive community offer: discounted tickets for anyone living in a CB area postcode.
Recruitment fair focuses on technology
21/08/2018
Job seekers once again have the opportunity to engage face to face with local employers at the next Cambridge Network Recruitment Event on Friday 14 September, when the focus is on technology.
Style guides: if content is king, consistency must be queen
21/08/2018
Your organisation could benefit from having a style guide to ensure consistency across all your content.
Do you have someone to manage your affairs? If not – you need an LPA
20/08/2018
It is estimated only around a third of the adult population have a Will – and even less have made a Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) to deal with important lifetime decisions, say Buckles Solicitors LLP.
Historic Newmarket Town Plate returns to Newmarket Racecourses’ Adnams July Course for ‘Summer Saturday Live’ with The Vamps
20/08/2018
A field of 12 runners has been declared for the 349th running of the world’s oldest surviving race – the Newmarket Town Plate – at 5.45pm on Summer Saturday Live with The Vamps on Saturday 25 August at Newmarket’s Adnams July Course.
Kershaw Insulation rises to the challenge with tower block insulation
20/08/2018
Cambridge based Kershaw Insulation are delighted to have successfully completed retro-fit insulation works on four tower blocks in the London Borough of Hillingdon.
Last chance to enter a team into the Cambridge Dragon Boat Festival on Saturday 8 September
20/08/2018
It’s not long now until the River Cam in Fen Ditton is reverberating to the sound of beating drums and there’s still time to get a team together and enjoy a day of competitive fun alongside colleagues, family and friends in beautiful riverside surroundings.
Local employees reach mountain summit for charity
20/08/2018
Five courageous employees from Mick George Ltd have returned from successfully completing the famous ‘Three Peaks Challenge’ this weekend, to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support.
Nominate your local heroes for the 2018 Community Inspiration Awards
20/08/2018
Luminus, in partnership with the Hunts Post, is delighted to announce the official opening for nominations for this year’s Community Inspiration Awards.
Right Angle Corporate is appointed by Twickenham Stadium as a preferred supplier for team-building
20/08/2018
Right Angle Corporate Ltd have been appointed as a preferred supplier of team building events on non-match days at Twickenham Stadium.
Accountant prepares to celebrate 50 years with firm
17/08/2018
Accountant, Keith Middleton, will reach a significant milestone in his career on 19 August as he celebrates 50 years' service with George Hay Chartered Accountants.
Arthur Rank Hospice seeks community-minded companies who will make it their business to grow £50 into a fortune, raising funds for its care
15/08/2018
Read here how creative and inspiring local businesses and organisations can grow £50 in the Arthur Rank Hospice Charity Accumulator Challenge and raise vital funds for the Charity.
£85,000 Boost for Thorney Riding School and Rutland Farm
14/08/2018
A combined £85,000 worth of LEADER grant funding has been awarded to a Thorney based riding school and livery yard and a Rutland farm to support their growth thanks to a grant facilitated by Opportunity Peterborough with support from Rutland County Council.
Warren Access relocate
14/08/2018
A successful five years in the Huntingdon has resulted in Warren Access relocation to new premises.
All in the mind: using psychology in sport and business
13/08/2018
KISS CEO takes a look at psychology in business.
Allison Homes supports Nettleham festive fun
08/08/2018
A Christmas Market at Nettleham (near Lincoln) has received backing from Allison Homes via the Larkfleet Homes Community Fund.
Call for groups to sign up for the 17th Bridge the Gap charity walk
08/08/2018
Join the 600 people who have already signed up for this years's Bridge the Gap and read more about why they have.
FlexiSolar shortlisted for Solar Power Portal Awards
08/08/2018
We are delighted to confirm that FlexiSolar has been shortlisted for the 2018 Solar Power Portal Awards. We have been nominated in the 'Best in Show' Solar Design Award category and winners will be announced in Birmingham on 17th October.
New smart home shows the smarter way to live
08/08/2018
A new smart flat has been created in Peterborough to showcase how the latest assistive technology can support independent living.
Our success at the 2018 REA Awards - 'Highly Commended for Innovation'
08/08/2018
We are hugely proud to have been 'highly commended' in the 2018 REA Awards - in the highly anticipated Innovation category.
Print vs digital: print textbooks hold their own in the digital world
08/08/2018
Print vs digital: print textbooks are holding their own in a digital world, thanks to younger readers
The BBC’s Bargain Hunt to film at Antique & 20th Century Fair at Newmarket Racecourses on 19 August
07/08/2018
The BBC’s Bargain Hunt returns to Newmarket’s Rowley Mile course on Sunday 19 August for the second consecutive year, to film the popular lunchtime programme at the Antique & 20th Century Fair.
Cross Keys Homes scores a double in prestigious national housing awards
06/08/2018
Cross Keys Homes (CKH) has scored a double by being shortlisted for two prestigious national housing awards.
The search is on for Cambridge's most influential businesses
06/08/2018
Cambridge News is launching a search for the brightest and best, and needs your help.
A14 Highway Borrow Pits activated
03/08/2018
A14 Highway Improvement Scheme - Borrow Pit Aggregate Transportation contract awarded to Mick George Ltd.
Barclays partners with leading fintech MarketInvoice
03/08/2018
Barclays has announced that it is partnering with leading fintech business MarketInvoice, Europe’s largest online invoice financing platform, in a deal that is set to transform the way small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in the UK manage cash flow and accelerate growth.
Further expansion to Business Advisory team as Ryan Pearcy joins Scrutton Bland
03/08/2018
Financial services firm makes its first appointment since announcing its new logo and brand in July.
Headway accreditation for Marbrook Centre
03/08/2018
Headway the UK's largest brain injury charity have accredited The Marbrook Centre's specialist brain injury rehabilitation service as one of their Approved Providers.
Intrepid King’s Ely students enjoy action-packed Lake District expedition
03/08/2018
Trail running, ridge walking and rock pool swimming were just some of the activities enjoyed by King’s Ely students during an adrenaline-fuelled expedition to the Lake District.
Peterborough charities come together to host the 2018 Big Sleep Out
03/08/2018
To tie into Peterborough's 900 campaign, YMCA Trinity Group, Hope into Action and The Light Project Peterborough are joining forces this autumn to host Peterborough's Big Sleep Out.
Phones in schools - distraction or learning aid?
03/08/2018
James, 15, has been doing a work experience placement with KISS. He shares his thoughts on mobile phones in schools.
Stocks in Focus: Reckitt Benckiser
02/08/2018
This week NW Brown are looking at Reckitt Benckiser after it reported better-than-expected figures last week, helped by good performance in its consumer healthcare division.
We are ruled by our basic emotional needs
02/08/2018
CannesLions 2018 shows that our basic emotional needs are ruling us more than we think, says KISS Senior Planner Matt Higgs.
Chamber member helps to promote the work of One Nucleus
01/08/2018
Giggabox are announced as official video partners of Life Sciences network, One Nucleus.
Allison Homes gives Lincolnshire Marie Curie charity a cash injection
31/07/2018
Palliative care charity Marie Curie has received a much-needed cash injection from Allison Homes via the Larkfleet Homes Community Fund.
Ashtons expands its specialist Asbestos disease team
31/07/2018
Ashtons Legal is delighted to announce the appointment of Solicitor Martyn Hayward, an Asbestos Disease Specialist.
Forward thinking Science Marketing Agency on the move with second office in Cambridge
31/07/2018
As part of a major period of expansion, Manchester-headquartered B2B marketing agency Move Marketing is launching a second office in Cambridge, located on the Cambridge Innovation Park within the rapidly developing 'Silicon Fen'.
Funding lands Ely Netball Club with new equipment
31/07/2018
Ely Netball Club have become the latest local group to benefit from funding courtesy of Huntingdon-based construction company Mick George Ltd.
New pre-apprentices join Cross Keys Homes
31/07/2018
Cross Keys Homes (CKH) is proud to announce the arrival of eight new pre-apprentices into the organisation.
Buckles Chief Executive tops the chart in legal rankings
30/07/2018
Having built a career on advising high net worth clients, Duncan Jackson has achieved a new height of his own.
Get ready, get set and join Newmarket Racecourses’ Sports Day for family fun in the sun
30/07/2018
Sports Day comes to Newmarket on the Saturday 4 August, as Newmarket Racecourses’ signature Summer Saturdays continue to excite families and racing fans alike.
King’s Ely Junior pupil secures place with National Youth Girls’ Choir
30/07/2018
Talented King’s Ely Junior pupil Sophia Garrard is singing with the National Youth Girls’ Choir this summer.
Opportunity Peterborough Chief Executive to step down
30/07/2018
Steve Bowyer, Chief Executive of economic development company Opportunity Peterborough, is to stand down from his role after nearly 12 years with the company, and four as its CEO.
Over 130 business leaders attend Pure Executive and Grant Thornton’s summer Director Clubs
30/07/2018
Pure Executive, in partnership with Grant Thornton, has brought together over 130 business leaders from across the East of England for its summer series of Directors Clubs.
Scrutton Bland gets a new look
30/07/2018
Leading financial services firm updates its logo, supported by a brand new website.
Sports Fund announcement
30/07/2018
Having supported 26 local sports clubs in the first two rounds of the Mick George Sports Fund - in association with Living Sport, the third quarter has been equally as fruitful with a further 11 initiatives set for financial assistance.
What can Team Sky teach us?
30/07/2018
KISS Account Director Victoria Dickinson offers five top tips on being savvy, but natural, when facing the media.
Cambridge North station employee recognised for charity work
27/07/2018
Greater Anglia has recognised Cambridge North rail station employee, Sasha Migdal, for her fundraising efforts which have raised hundreds of pounds for local charities.
Celebrating local schools and businesses coming together to ‘Form the Future’
27/07/2018
Form the Future CIC invited their biggest supporters from schools and businesses across Cambridgeshire to join them in celebrating the end of a very successful academic year!
Community Magazines celebrated at The Cambridge’s Annual Awards Ceremony
27/07/2018
Monday night was the 19th annual Cambridge Building Society Community Magazine Awards and local editors, publishers and staff from The Cambridge Building Society came together to find out which publications were victorious.
Rural Businesses in Cambridgeshire to benefit from additional £4m investment in faster broadband
27/07/2018
Businesses in the most rural areas of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough are set to benefit from superfast broadband after a successful bid for over £4m government funding by the Connecting Cambridgeshire digital connectivity programme.
Supreme Court ruling denies contentious divorce appeal
27/07/2018
The Supreme Court handed down its judgment in the long-running case of Owens v Owens, rejecting an appeal from 68-year-old Tini Owens to divorce her husband of 37 years on the grounds of his ‘unreasonable behaviour’.
Why is cloud accounting good for business?
27/07/2018
From paying household bills and organising banking to buying clothes and booking holidays, online financial transactions are increasingly part of people's everyday lives.
Afternoon tea for Breast Cancer Care
26/07/2018
On Saturday 21 July Pippa, Leigh and Lindy from Beacon Wealth Management Ltd hosted an afternoon tea event, to raise money and awareness for breast cancer care.
Alconbury Weald work experience pilot highlights range of careers available in construction
26/07/2018
Urban&Civic organised a work experience pilot in July to give local secondary school students an insight into the construction industry and the wide variety of skills required to develop a new community like Alconbury Weald.
Apprenticeships Breakfast: giving local businesses a platform to share ideas with successful apprenticeship employers and providers
26/07/2018
On Tuesday 31 July, Form the Future CIC will be holding an information-sharing event for Cambridgeshire organisations eager to learn more about apprenticeships, and how they can benefit their business.
Ashtons launches Wills Year initiative
26/07/2018
Regional law firm Ashtons Legal have this month launched their Wills Year initiative where a donation for each Will completed in an entire year will be donated to local charities.
Free water for Greater Anglia customers at Cambridge station
26/07/2018
Greater Anglia has just fitted a water fountain at Cambridge station – and within two days, passengers have filled up more than 1300 bottles.
Internships can offer fantastic opportunities, but the devil is in the detail
26/07/2018
Internships differ considerably depending on whether they are paid or unpaid and what type of organisation is involved - at KISS we pay all our interns, but there are still many organisations that don't.
King’s Ely reaccredited with International School Award
26/07/2018
King’s Ely has received reaccreditation of the British Council’s prestigious International School Award for its ‘exemplary’ work with students overseas.
Stocks in Focus: GlaxoSmithKline
26/07/2018
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), the UK based global pharmaceuticals business, is reportedly considering a potential spin-off of its consumer health division from the main pharmaceuticals business.
The Saints land renewed sponsorship deal
26/07/2018
Local construction specialist Mick George Ltd has extended their sponsorship arrangements with ‘The Saints’ for a further year, prolonging the partnership for the fourth consecutive year.
Working mothers: we become experts in separation
26/07/2018
KISS Account Director Sue Cartwright explains how motherhood has made her a better employee.
A special 10th Birthday - Arthur Rank Hospice's Star Shine Night Walk raises almost £35,000
25/07/2018
Neon night walkers take part in a fun but emotional night walk and raise almost £35,000 for Arthur Rank Hospice Charity.
Experience action-packed family fun at Newmarket Racecourses’ Countryside Day
25/07/2018
As the warm weather continues, join Newmarket Racecourses on one of their most popular Summer Saturdays, Countryside Day taking place this Saturday, 28 July.
Inotec AMD Limited receives the Global 2018 Product Leadership Award in Chronic Wound Care Management
25/07/2018
Cambridge based Inotec AMD Limited's NATROX Oxygen Wound Therapy has earned the prestigious 2018 Product Leadership Award in Chronic Wound Care Management from Frost & Sullivan.
Scrutton Bland makes significant new hire strengthening its corporate finance and business advisory service
25/07/2018
East Anglian based financial services firm, Scrutton Bland announces the addition of Sarah Healey Pearce to its accountancy practice.
Stocks in Focus: GlaxoSmithKline
25/07/2018
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), the UK based global pharmaceuticals business, is reportedly considering a potential spin-off of its consumer health division from the main pharmaceuticals business.
Buckles lawyer offers expert advice at national French property seminar
24/07/2018
As leading local experts in French property law, Buckles Solicitors LLP were among key speakers at a national seminar in London on the subject.
Cambs College RDA prize winners
24/07/2018
For the past two months, Mick George Ltd has been running its ‘Bag of Gold’ competition in Cambridgeshire, providing local sports clubs and community groups the chance to win £1,000.
KISS is hiring
23/07/2018
KISS Communications are looking for a Creative Artworker/Junior Designer to join their team.
Pension Contributions and Sick Pay
23/07/2018
NW Brown often get asked what happens to pension contributions when an employee is in receipt of statutory sick pay (SSP).
Going over to the dark side? Switching from journalism to PR
20/07/2018
Switching to the dark side - from newsroom to agency. What's it like for a journalist entering PR and comms?
Innovative partnership created to deliver thousands of new homes
20/07/2018
Four housing associations have created a ground-breaking joint venture to deliver new homes at greater pace and scale in the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough combined authority area.
Innovative partnership created to deliver thousands of new homes
20/07/2018
Cross Keys Homes (CKH) is one of four housing associations that have come together to create a ground-breaking joint venture to deliver new homes at greater pace and scale in the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough combined authority area.
Over 400 people attend first Summer Fete at Arthur Rank Hospice's Shelford Bottom home
20/07/2018
Arthur Rank Hospice Charity hosts their first 'Summer Fete' at their new Shelford Bottom home and raises over £4,000 at the same time as bringing together supporters, patients, families, staff, trustees, volunteers and the local community.
Cheffins announces senior promotions as long-standing firm goes from strength-to-strength
19/07/2018
Cambridge-based property, professional services and auctioneering business, Cheffins, has announced a number of senior promotions as the firm goes from strength-to-strength.
Domino Printing Sciences officially opens new state-of-the-art facility in Liverpool
19/07/2018
A global developer and manufacturer of coding and marking products, headquartered at Bar Hill, is celebrating the official opening of its new fluids facility in Liverpool.
Don’t let summer holidays get over heated if you are in a fragile relationship
19/07/2018
While most children are excited about embarking on the long summer holiday from school, it can be a difficult time for parents; particularly those in a fragile relationship.
King’s Ely raises more than £3,000 for Hope 4 Malawi charity
19/07/2018
King’s Ely students have raised over £3,000 for a charity working to relieve poverty in Southern Africa.
Greater Anglia invests in reliability improvements for West Anglia commuters
18/07/2018
Greater Anglia is investing in work to improve train reliability for commuters between Cambridge and London Liverpool Street.
Golf Day secures hole in one for Air Ambulance
17/07/2018
East of England based Streets Chartered Accountants, a top 40 accountancy practice, hosted their seventh annual Charity Golf Day last month raising £5,813 for the Air Ambulance.
Improved visitor experience at RSPB Ouse Washes
17/07/2018
The presence of local business Mick George Ltd is of particular prominence around the Ouse Washes region at present, with the company’s contribution to a couple of current projects being positively felt.
Touch Rugby tournament for Duchenne UK
17/07/2018
Local girl Rachel from Beacon Wealth Management Ltd, has taken on the challenge of a charity touch rugby tournament at the Saracens ground on 26 July in aid of Duchenne UK.
Jason Lunn appointed to the board of East of England Arena and Events Centre
16/07/2018
Jason Lunn has been appointed venue director at the East of England Arena and Events Centers, and joined the Showground Services Board (SGS), the business that manages the venue on behalf of its charitable owner.
King’s Ely students placed joint first at Mathematical Enrichment Conference
16/07/2018
King’s Ely Senior students were on top form at the annual Mathematical Enrichment Conference.
Afternoon tea for Breast Cancer Care
13/07/2018
Pippa, Leigh and Lindy from Beacon Wealth Management Ltd have teamed up, and are hosting an afternoon tea event on Saturday 21 July to raise money and awareness for breast cancer care.
Award-winning designer Patrick Grant to be guest judge at Newmarket’s Darley July Cup Day
13/07/2018
Leading British fashion designer and TV judge, Patrick Grant has today been announced by Newmarket Racecourses as a judge of the Style Awards, sponsored by The Spa at Bedford Lodge Hotel for Darley July Cup Day on Saturday 14 July at the Moët and Chandon July Festival 2018.
Cambridge Regional College students honoured in Festival of Achievement ceremony
13/07/2018
Hundreds of students at Cambridge Regional College marked the successful conclusion of their studies recently at a series of graduation ceremonies held at the Cambridge Corn Exchange and was supported by Anglia Ruskin University as headline sponsor of the event.
Cambridge Regional College students impress at joint services exercise
13/07/2018
Students from Cambridge Regional College were put through their paces recently at a former RAF and Army Barracks.
Combined Authority grant funding success for Medesham Homes
13/07/2018
Medesham Homes, an equal Joint Venture between partners Cross Keys Homes and Peterborough City Council, has been successful in receiving grant funding from Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority to help build desperately needed affordable homes in Peterborough.
Cross Keys Homes named one of the Top Social Landlords in the UK
13/07/2018
Cross Keys Homes (CKH) has been recognised as one of the Top 50 Social Landlords in the country, as published by 24 Housing magazine, for the third year running.
Call for entrepreneurs to pitch at Cambridge rail station
12/07/2018
A scheme to install new power supplies for market stalls and new lighting has been completed at Cambridge rail station.
The Diocese of Peterborough receives £1 million grant from the Church of England
12/07/2018
The Diocese of Peterborough has been awarded a £1.1 million grant from the Church of England for its children and youth work.
£7500 raised by Arthur Rank Hospice Charity Golf Day at Gog Magog Golf Club
11/07/2018
Trustee and club member at Gog Magog Golf Club, Stephen Kay, raised over £7500 on Tuesday 26 June at The Arthur Rank Hospice Charity Golf Day.
ARU Bridging the Skills Gap
11/07/2018
Anglia Ruskin University helps businesses to bridge the ‘skills gap’ with a growing Degree Apprenticeship Programme.
Ashtons Legal occupies new premises at Fornham Business Court
11/07/2018
Regional law firm Ashtons Legal has confirmed its commitment to Bury St Edmunds, recently moving over 90 staff to new purpose-designed premises at Fornham Business Court in Fornham St Martin.
George Hay Chartered Accountants deliver cheque to local charity
11/07/2018
George Hay Chartered Accountants, which has offices in Biggleswade, Letchworth and Huntingdon, recently handed over a cheque for £1,610 to The Luton and Dunstable NICU Parents Accommodation Appeal.
King’s Ely golfers win National ISGA Plate Finals
11/07/2018
The King’s Ely Golf Academy has done it again – this time being crowned winners of the National Independent Schools Golf Association’s (ISGA) Plate Finals at Collingtree Park Golf Club.
Multiple senior promotions announced at Roythornes
11/07/2018
Leading law firm, Roythornes Solicitors, has announced four internal senior promotions to support its ambitious plans for growth.
Stocks in Focus: Franklin UK Mid Cap Fund
11/07/2018
This week NW Brown are looking at Franklin UK Mid Cap Fund, a fund which focuses on investing in what the managers believe to be the best investment opportunities in the FTSE 250 index.
Success for King’s Ely at Education Business Awards 2018
11/07/2018
King’s Ely’s thriving Art Department has been recognised with a national award.
Learn how to write a business plan
10/07/2018
Anyone who has to write a business plan or business case for themselves, their boss, the bank or investors will benefit from a one-day workshop in September, run by Cambridge Network's Learning Collaboration.
Luke Prout is a key partner appointment for Streets Chartered Accountants
10/07/2018
Streets Chartered Accountants is pleased to announce that Luke Prout, a well respected and inspiring tax professional, has joined the firm as a Tax Partner.
Should dress codes in the workplace be relaxed in the hot weather?
10/07/2018
As the sweltering temperatures continue – many people working in office environments are faced with a daily wardrobe dilemma!
A huge milestone for Mick George
09/07/2018
Throughout the 21-mile stretch of Highways England’s A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon improvement scheme there is evidence of the substantial progress being made by the A14 Integrated Delivery Team (IDT), a joint venture between Costain, Skanska, Balfour Beatty, Atkins/Ch2M and their supply chain partners, at every juncture.
How we get our news is changing - or is it?
09/07/2018
'Snacking' news is huge, and LADBible claim to be a serious 'social publisher' reaching 1B people. But some things don't change.
23rd year of international accreditation for city recruiter
06/07/2018
For the 23rd year running, Anne Corder Recruitment is celebrating passing its acclaimed annual audit.
Arthur Rank Hospice's Sky's the Limit Jump Day on Sunday 15 July
06/07/2018
CEO at Arthur Rank Hospice Charity, Lynn Morgan and Amélie Boudjeriou a teacher from the Alliance Française Cambridge share their thoughts and feelings before their charity sky dive.
Costa Coffee opens at Cambridge North rail station
06/07/2018
Passengers at Cambridge North rail station can now buy coffee more conveniently as Costa Coffee is now open in the booking hall.
Eye opening experience for students at Opportunities Ahead 2018
06/07/2018
Cllr Aidan Van der Weyer, deputy leader of South Cambridgeshire District Council and member of the Greater Cambridge Partnership Executive Board opened Opportunities Ahead 2018, Form the Future’s annual careers fair for students from local schools yesterday, 5 July at the Quy Mill Hotel & Spa, Cambridge.
New half day meeting rates at award-winning WYNG Gardens, central Cambridge
06/07/2018
Trinity Hall has just announced new half day meeting rates at award-nominated WYNG Gardens - there's never been a better time to book meetings in central Cambridge.
Unique scheme designed to develop tomorrow’s Executives in the East of England gets underway
06/07/2018
Pure Executive has marked the start of its unique Board Ready Talent Scheme, designed to support businesses in the eastern region to develop their succession pipelines, by delivering its first Executive Training Programme in collaboration with Cranfield Business School.
Cambridge Regional College entertain Huntingdonshire residents with Hunts Campus Community Fun Day
05/07/2018
Cambridge Regional College’s Huntingdon Campus Open Day was held at the end of June and attracted interest not only from budding students but local residents of all ages, with over 100 members of the public attending to enjoy the festivities.
Cambridge Regional College student performs to millions at Britain’s Got Talent Live Finals
05/07/2018
David Hollands, a Cambridge Regional College Music Production student from Huntingdon, played bass guitar as part of Calum Courtney’s performance at the Britain’s Got Talent Live Final, broadcast to over 10 million viewers.
Latest acquisition sees further growth of specialist media and entertainment arm for top 40 UK accountancy practice
05/07/2018
Streets Chartered Accountants, a leading Top 40 accountancy practice, is pleased to announce the recent acquisition of London and Brighton based entertainment specialist accountancy firm Mark Carr & Co, which will become part of the Streets Media Group.
Meet Cambridge scores a hat-trick with three awards for green achievements
05/07/2018
The conference and events bureau for Cambridge and the region is celebrating being given three separate awards in recognition of its environmental achievements – which have included sponsoring a toilet in Myanmar.
Points of View: UK Market Review
05/07/2018
This week NW Brown take a look back over the period since 1 January and consider the relative attractions of the UK market.
Probate – what is it and how does it affect you when a loved one dies?
05/07/2018
Buckles Solicitors talk about Probate and the importance of having a will.
Booking opens for Space Descent VR with Tim Peake
04/07/2018
Summer is looking out of this world at Peterborough Cathedral as Tim Peake’s Spacecraft, presented by Samsung and the Science Museum Group, is due to land on 11 August.
Former International makes local cricket appearance
04/07/2018
Mill Lane Recreation Ground was a hive of activity on Friday evening as Bluntisham Cricket Club hosted a special T20 Cricket match between themselves and local construction company Mick George Ltd.
New report warns of looming incapacity crisis
04/07/2018
A new report from SFE (Solicitors for the Elderly) and independent think tank, Centre for Future Studies, reveals the UK is leaving medical and care preferences to chance.
Energy, courage and integrity in abundance at annual King’s Ely student competition
03/07/2018
King’s Ely students displayed true grit and determination when competing in the school’s annual Martin-Doyle Endurance Challenge.
New Cathedral Guide Book published on St Peter’s festival weekend
03/07/2018
As Peterborough Cathedral marked the festival of St Peter in its 900th anniversary year last weekend (30 June - 1 July 2018) it also took delivery of a new souvenir guide book.
Palace House to benefit from £250,000 Heritage Lottery Funding
03/07/2018
The National Heritage Centre for Horseracing and Sporting Art at Palace House is delighted at the announcement by the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) that it has been awarded a £250,000 National Lottery grant from HLF’s Resilient Heritage programme.
Training begins for the engineers who will look after Greater Anglia’s brand new trains
03/07/2018
An intensive period of training has begun for some of the engineers who will be looking after East Anglia’s brand-new trains when they arrive in the UK later this year.
Big step forward for Oakham care unit
02/07/2018
Larkfleet Homes has sold land to a specialist provider for the development of a care unit as part of the 'continuing care retirement community' (CCRC) which the company is creating in Oakham, Rutland.
Community spirit takes Conscious Communications all the way to national recognition
02/07/2018
Cambridge-based public relations and marketing agency, Conscious Communications, has reached the finals of the SME National Business Awards in recognition of its desire and ability to affect positive social change in the community.
Ellgia win national award for Independent Operator of the Year at the MRW National Recycling Awards
02/07/2018
Ellgia celebrated award success at the MRW National Recycling Awards on Thursday 28 June, held at The Hilton on Park Lane.
Employers must keep their eye on the ball as England’s World Cup continues
02/07/2018
As England’s World Cup dream continues – employers are being urged to keep their eye on the ball when it comes to staff taking time off to watch the games.
Further promotions at Greenwoods GRM LLP
02/07/2018
Top 200 law firm, Greenwoods GRM is delighted to announce six further promotions.
Greenwoods GRM announce sponsorship of Cambridgeshire Town Bumps
02/07/2018
Greenwoods GRM LLP is delighted to announce sponsorship of the Cambridgeshire Rowing Association (CRA) 'Town Bumps' for the 150th anniversary.

Junior Ideas factory winners
02/07/2018
For the last four months, all students in Year 8 at Longsands Academy in St Neots have been taking part in an enterprise initiative sponsored by local Construction Company Mick George Ltd.
Rawlinsons team support Volunteering Week for local charities
02/07/2018
Over 270 volunteering hours have been donated by the team from city accountancy firm Rawlinsons, who were given the opportunity to take a paid day out of the office to help local charities as part of the company's commitment to community volunteering.
Still time to enter a team into the Cambridge Dragon Boat Festival
02/07/2018
With just two months to go until the River Cam reverberates to the sound of beating drums and splashing paddles, there is still time to get your team together and join in the annual Cambridge Dragon Boat Festival.
Could machines take over public relations?
29/06/2018
KISS CEO Simon Fryer discusses the pioneering research from the Chartered Institute of Public Relations, which has assessed the impact of technology, and specifically AI, on public relations practice.
Ex Davis Cup duo pop into King’s Ely for coaching session to remember
29/06/2018
Ex British Tennis players Danny Sapsford and Luke Milligan visited King’s Ely to help students improve their skills on the court.
Greater Anglia and Network Rail work together to prepare for summer challenges
29/06/2018
Greater Anglia and Network Rail are taking action to minimise disruption to rail passengers during hot weather.
King’s Ely trio qualify for Northampton Saints Development Programme
29/06/2018
Three King’s Ely students have been selected to join the Northampton Saints Rugby Player Development Programme.
Pure wins global award for its internal communications and intranet strategy
29/06/2018
Pure has been presented with a global award in recognition of its effort and commitment to create an extraordinary workplace by connecting people through its staff intranet.
Team of 10 young people from Prince's Trust give garden at Alan Hudson Day Treatment Centre some TLC
29/06/2018
The Alan Hudson Day Treatment Centre's garden was tidied up by a team of 10 enthusiastic young volunteers from 'The Prince's Trust' this week.
We’re not mugs, we’re employee-owned! Lindum celebrates UK Employee Ownership Day
29/06/2018
Construction workers are turning their builder’s brew green as they celebrate national Employee Ownership day.
websters marks Employee Ownership Day
29/06/2018
websters, the tax, legal and accountancy experts, based predominately in Cambridge, are celebrating Employee Ownership Day today, Friday, 29 June.
Stocks in Focus: Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust Plc
28/06/2018
This week NW Brown look at Aberforth Smaller Companies, a UK-focused investment trust that invests predominantly in smaller quoted companies.
Charity abseil raises thousands for good causes
27/06/2018
Peterborough Cathedral and Shine, the charity which supports people affected by spina bifida and hydrocephalus, announced today that their charity abseil on Friday 18 and Saturday 19 May has raised a total of over £37,600.
Cross Keys Homes shows they care as part of national campaign
27/06/2018
Leading Peterborough-based housing association, Cross Keys Homes is featured in a new national campaign to highlight the many and varied ways in which housing associations care for their communities.
New Head of Fund Raising and Development for Peterborough Cathedral
27/06/2018
Peterborough Cathedral are delighted to announce the appointment of Dawn Caplin to the new role of Head of Fundraising and Development.
Newmarket Racecourses’ horse-drawn carriage brings a touch of The Moët & Chandon July Festival to Cambridge
27/06/2018
Yesterday, a horse-drawn carriage from Newmarket Racecourses arrived at Market Square in Cambridge, bringing with it a taste of The Moët & Chandon July Festival, offering food, drinks, carriage rides and hundreds of pounds worth of prizes to passing members of the public as part of a three-day roadshow across East Anglia.
Reserves Day 2018
27/06/2018
Reserves Day 2018 is a chance to recognise and appreciate the integral part that Reservists play in the UK’s Defence capability.
T R Freeman strengthen leadership team with appointment of Mat McClure as Operations Manager
27/06/2018
Cambridge based T R Freeman, part of the Kershaw Group, who specialises in roofing, cladding and architectural façade, is delighted to welcome Mat McClure to the organisation.
Your Hospice Lottery may soon have raised £1 million for Arthur Rank Hospice Charity!
27/06/2018
Thanks to supporters playing the weekly lottery for the Hospice, a grand total of £941,713.50 has now been raised to help fund the care provided every day by Arthur Rank Hospice, to those living with a life-limiting illness in Cambridgeshire (as of Monday 25 June).
Advertisers add to World Cup feel good vibes
26/06/2018
The World Cup buzz is contagious, and advertisers have begun to jump on the feel-good bandwagon says KISS.
Domino Printing celebrates 40th anniversary with special event to recognise employees’ contribution
26/06/2018
A Bar Hill company is celebrating a significant milestone in its history with a special event to thank staff for their contribution to its success.
Expansion for websters
26/06/2018
Websters, the tax, finance, legal and accountancy specialists announce the expansion of their business with the opening of a new office in Snettisham, near to King’s Lynn, Norfolk and by welcoming four new members of staff to their offices the UK and Australia.
Funding improves Somersham Town Bowls Club
26/06/2018
Courtesy of funding from local construction business Mick George Ltd, a series of groundworks have been undertaken to vastly improve the entire amenity at Somersham Town Bowls Club.
More success for King’s Ely athletes!
26/06/2018
King’s Ely students are continuing to sprint, jump and hurl their way to success on the athletics field.
Our commitment to Energy Management - taking our story to EMEX 2018
26/06/2018
FlexiSolar is proud to confirm that it will be exhibiting at EMEX 2018 - the flagship event dedicated to Energy Management; taking place at ExCeL in London on 21-22 November 2018.
Peterborough agency’s ethical approach praised by leading membership body
26/06/2018
Praise for a Peterborough agency’s ethical approach to recruitment was a highlight of an inaugural visit from a leading UK membership body.
REACTOR announces ‘tech for good’ partnership with Cambridge Wireless and unveils Big Gamification Challenge 2019
26/06/2018
At the annual Showcase event at The Junction in Cambridge, REACTOR announced a partnership for 2018/2019 with Cambridge Wireless (CW), and officially launched the Big Gamification Challenge 2019.
Cash for the Community campaign - grab a share of £12,000
25/06/2018
A share of £12,000 is available for good causes thanks to the Cash for the Community campaign which was first launched in January 2012.
Midlands house hunters compare energy costs
25/06/2018
Buyers in the East Midlands are more likely than those anywhere else in the country to consider the running costs of a new home when they are house-hunting.
Young rugby players get Larkfleet backing
25/06/2018
The community fund supports groups which focus on activities that enhance or develop local communities.
Awards galore for King’s Ely at eTwinning National Conference
21/06/2018
Working collaboratively with more than a dozen different schools across Europe has resulted in King’s Ely being officially recognised as an ‘eTwinning School’.
Citystay Awarded in the SME Business of the Year Category in the Cambridgeshire Business Awards
21/06/2018
Citystay Serviced Apartments in Cambridge were thrilled to be awarded in the 2018 Cambridgeshire SME Business Awards in the SME Business of the Year category.
Silver medal for King’s Ely rowers at Blenheim Palace Junior Regatta
21/06/2018
King’s Ely rowers won Silver at this year’s prestigious Blenheim Palace Junior Regatta.
Speaking another language: how to communicate with web developers
21/06/2018
KISS's Senior Web Developer Baz explains how something as simple as a misplaced comma can cause major implications further down the line.
Stocks in Focus: Rolls-Royce
21/06/2018
This week NW Brown look at 112-year-old British company, Rolls-Royce, and its biggest transformation plan in nearly 20 years.
World Cup 2018: too negative for brands or top sponsorship opportunity?
21/06/2018
Is the special relationship between football and big brands over, or are we just seeing new players on the field?
Cambridge Regional College fuelling exam performance healthily with fruit donations from local supermarkets
20/06/2018
Regional branches of both Tesco and Waitrose have provided Cambridge Regional College with free boxes of fruit this month to energise students sitting their exams and promote healthy food choices.
Cambridge Regional College partners with the Education and Training Foundation to promote teaching careers to graduates
20/06/2018
Cambridge Regional College (CRC) is playing a significant part in encouraging high quality graduates to consider exploring a career in teaching Further Education through an innovative partnership project with the Education and Training Foundation and local universities.
Cambridge Regional College put Encocam celebrations in focus
20/06/2018
Students from the Huntingdon Campus have used their camera skills to record a special event for a local company celebrating 30 years of innovation in business.
Cellbond develops new testing leg to improve pedestrian safety worldwide
20/06/2018
Cellbond, the world-renowned designer and manufacturer of vehicle passive safety test equipment, has developed and produced a legform which is being used to test the extent of injuries to pedestrians in road traffic accidents.
Cross Keys Homes opens new Customer Central on Bridge Street
20/06/2018
Cross Keys Homes (CKH), leading local housing association, has opened its doors to brand new 'Customer Central'.
King’s Ely cricketers enjoy a date with The Forty Club
20/06/2018
King’s Ely were delighted to welcome members of The Forty Club to play what proved to be a very competitive and sun-blessed game of cricket.
Nominate your Feel Good Champion for the first ever Feel Good Friday at the Moët & Chandon July Festival
20/06/2018
To mark the first ever Feel Good Friday at the Moët & Chandon July Festival on 13 July, Newmarket Racecourses has launched a competition to find a Feel Good Champion who has recently completed an act of kindness or a good deed, with the winner to be treated to an amazing set of prizes!
Rawlinsons annual conference tackles hot topics facing city charities
20/06/2018
HOT topics - including GDPR and digital media - facing charities around the city have been tackled at the annual Rawlinsons' annual charity conference.
£363,731 local funding
19/06/2018
An increasing presence in and around the East Midland and East Anglian region, local business Mick George Ltd is certainly justifying its attendance, with yet another funding donation to 12 separate developments.
Annual business dinner is at near-sellout as tickets go on general sale
19/06/2018
Tickets for the few remaining tables at the prestigious Opportunity Peterborough Bondholder Dinner have now been released for general sale.
Cambridge Regional College and Peterborough Regional College in joint venture with new iMET technical skills centre
19/06/2018
Cambridge Regional College and Peterborough Regional College are proud to announce their collaboration with the iMET Centre in Alconbury Weald, which officially opened its doors to local businesses across the region recently.
Cambridge Regional College students push the boat out
19/06/2018
Carpentry students from Cambridge Regional College have made a very special contribution to local schoolchildren in the village of Alconbury.
Fine Art Sale grosses £800,000 at Cheffins Fine Art Auctioneers, Cambridge
19/06/2018
East Anglian based Fine Art Auctioneers, Cheffins, sold over £670,000-worth of antiques and art at the firm’s second Fine Art Sale of the year on 13-14 June.
Huntingdon students race to success
19/06/2018
Students at the Huntingdon campus of Cambridge Regional College are combining their love of motor sport with a future career as they provide full racing team support for a driver in the Historic Sports Car Club 70s Roadsport Championship.
Job hunting? Your search could be over
19/06/2018
Cambridge Network's next Recruitment Evening on Wednesday 4 July promises jobseekers the opportunity to meet with leading local employers and to seek advice on your job search from careers experts.
Last chance for rural Peterborough and Rutland organisations to benefit from £1.3m funding pot
19/06/2018
A final call to action has been issued to organisations in rural Peterborough and Rutland who have been granted an additional two months to apply for grants of up to £50,000 from the LEADER funding programme.
Learn to communicate with confidence
19/06/2018
Whatever job you're doing, communication skills are vitally important. Take advantage of a new opportunity to fine-tune your abilities at a one-day workshop this summer, organised by Cambridge Network's Learning Collaboration.
Masters receive double honours at recent Palletline awards
19/06/2018
Masters Logistical have recently been recognised at the annual Palletline awards and were delighted to receive two top awards.
Partner Promotions at Greenwoods GRM
18/06/2018
Greenwoods GRM LLP, a UK Top 200 law firm, is delighted to announce five partner promotions.
Stocks in Focus: BT
18/06/2018
This week Colin Mantkelow of NW Brown looks at BT, following the announcement last week that Chief Executive Gavin Patterson will step down later this year.
Winners at the Global Awards 2018
18/06/2018
We are delighted to have won the award for International Service Provider in the Global Awards 2018, run by Cambridgeshire Chambers of Commerce.
Functions Supervisor at St John’s College shortlisted for prestigious national culinary award
15/06/2018
A Cambridge College is celebrating the success of one of its employees who has been shortlisted for a prestigious national award from the UK’s oldest culinary organisation.
New director appointed at local marketing firm
15/06/2018
Marketing Agency, OlsenMetrix Marketing, has appointed Robyn Sinclair, a former Account Manager at the agency, to its board of directors.
Red Shoes Accounting Services launch new website
15/06/2018
Littleport based accountants, Red Shoes Accounting Services, has launched a dynamic new website that is targeted towards customer’s needs.
Senior appointment takes college’s hospitality to new level
15/06/2018
A Cambridge College has just made a senior appointment to reflect its commitment to the customer experience, centred on delivering the highest standards of service.
Over-50s unaware of Inheritance Tax risks
14/06/2018
Recent research by leading independent insurance broker and financial planner Alan Boswell Group has found that fewer than 30% of over-50s in the UK understand key Inheritance Tax terminology.
A new chapter for reading in Peterborough
13/06/2018
A pioneering new approach has been launched in Peterborough to ensure that every child in the city enjoys reading and can read well.
Huntingdon Campus Open Day welcomes local community
13/06/2018
Cambridge Regional College's Huntingdon Campus Open Day will have interest and attractions not just for budding students but also family and friends this year.
Cambridge station’s old ticket hall reopens as pub
12/06/2018
A brand new pub and restaurant is now open at Cambridge rail station, located in the old ticket office, and named in its honour.
Entries for The Community Magazine Awards now open
12/06/2018
Entries are invited for the annual Community Magazine Awards which provide a perfect chance to celebrate the diverse range of publications that serve the region’s communities.
Glorious summer sunshine for open-air production of The Tempest at King’s Ely
12/06/2018
Around 200 people came together in the beautiful gardens of King’s Ely’s Old Palace to see the spellbinding Shakespeare play, The Tempest.
King’s Ely Equestrian Team qualifies for National Show Jumping Championships
12/06/2018
King’s Ely’s Equestrian Team has qualified for the National Schools Equestrian Association’s (NSEA) National Show Jumping Championships.
London's Tech Week kicks off seven days of technological events in the capital
12/06/2018
Today marks the start of London Tech Week - take a look at what will be grabbing the headlines over the next seven days.
Mick George take part in Charity Rugby match
12/06/2018
Friday 11 May saw the return of the annual ‘Contractors v Consultants’ Rugby match, held at Cambridge Rugby Club at Grantchester Road.
Networking comes of age as Cambridge Network turns 21
12/06/2018
The Cambridge Network celebrates its 21st birthday this year, proving its success as one of the world's most effective and best-established business networking organisations.
Rowan Williams to be new Canon Precentor at Peterborough Cathedral and Bishop’s Adviser for Liturgy and Worship
12/06/2018
It was announced on 10 June that the Rt Revd Donald Allister, Bishop of Peterborough, has appointed the Revd Dr Rowan Williams as Canon Precentor and Bishop’s Adviser for Liturgy and Worship. She will take up her post in September 2018.
Ashtons advise on acquisition of Attwoods Manor Nursing Home
11/06/2018
Ashtons Legal has advised Stow Healthcare Group in its acquisition of the business and assets of Attwoods Manor Nursing Home in Halstead from Attwoods Residential Homes.
Speak Up
11/06/2018
The Institute for Fiscal Studies report further highlights the gender pay gap between men and women - KISS MD shares her view.
Cambridge investments headline at Cheffins’ June property auction
08/06/2018
Cheffins’ second property auction of 2018 will see 16 lots offered on Wednesday 20 June at the firm’s salerooms in Cambridge.
How working with micro-influencers can yield impressive results
08/06/2018
Micro-influencers can often make the best brand advocates - KISS explore what makes a micro-influencer, and how to yield the best results.
Huge Prize Giveaway to celebrate the World Cup 2018
08/06/2018
All eyes from across the globe will be on Russia for the next month, as football fever takes over the world.
Local business attending St Neots Business Showcase
08/06/2018
Beacon Wealth Group will be part of the St Neots Business Showcase event again this year taking to the St Neots market square on Wednesday 13 June to showcase their services.
Domino Printing appoints new Group Research & Development Director
07/06/2018
Domino Printing Sciences has appointed Lutz Doehnert as Group Research & Development Director, to build on the company’s innovative technology, software and coding solutions.
Ellgia wins major national contract with British Sugar
07/06/2018
Ellgia is proud to have been awarded the national contract to provide British Sugar with their Waste Management and Recycling services.
eSight Energy Group Ltd Acquisition
07/06/2018
eSight Energy Group Ltd, a global Energy Management Software company based in Cambridge, has been acquired by BID Equity.
Expeditions put King’s Ely Senior students’ stamina to the test
07/06/2018
Intrepid King’s Ely Senior students reached new heights during an action-packed half term break.
King’s Ely Junior singers enjoy fun-filled tour of Cologne
07/06/2018
King’s Ely Junior’s sweet-sounding Chamber Choir wowed audiences during their action-packed tour to Cologne.
Local partnership extension
07/06/2018
Mick George and East of England Arena and Events Centre form new agreement.
Students photographs on display at the Museum of Cambridge as part of new exhibition
07/06/2018
Students from Cambridge Regional College (CRC) have contributed to a special retrospective photography exhibition entitled ‘Cambridge: Then & Now’, in tribute to the heritage of Cambridgeshire at the Museum of Cambridge.
Ely Cathedral Girls’ Choir concert raises £400 for charity
06/06/2018
Ely Cathedral Girls’ Choir’s Charity Concert raised £400 for the Pulmonary Hypertension Association.
Families of a child with a disability urged not to overlook making a Will
06/06/2018
Let’s face it – making a Will isn’t the most enjoyable or exciting topic of discussion, and for many of us it can still be a taboo or even uncomfortable subject to talk about.
Further success for King’s Ely Golf Academy
06/06/2018
The King’s Ely Golf Academy has qualified for the Independent Schools Golf Association (ISGA) National Plate Finals.
Mick George Fly Without Wings
06/06/2018
Fourteen brave employees from local construction business Mick George Ltd took to the skies on Saturday 12 May to face their fears and in turn, raise money for charity.
Solicitor Sarah gears up for classic car rally in aid of dementia support
06/06/2018
Raising funds for a regional dementia support charity has moved up a gear – providing people living with the condition and their carers an afternoon of classic cars!
Sports Fund announcement
06/06/2018
Having supported 12 local sports clubs in the inaugural round of the Mick George Sports Fund - in association with Living Sport, the second quarter has been equally as fruitful with a further 10 initiatives set for financial assistance.
Stocks in Focus: DS Smith
06/06/2018
DS Smith, the international packaging company, announced its intention to purchase the Spanish based Papeles y Cartones de Europa, S.A (known as Europac) on Monday 4 June 2018.
Allison Homes supports young Spalding gymnasts
05/06/2018
Young gymnasts in Spalding will benefit from a better training environment after receiving a donation of £250 from Allison Homes via the Larkfleet Homes Community Fund.
Demand grows for in-house courses as businesses choose to upskill staff
05/06/2018
With recruitment becoming more challenging for local businesses, many companies are choosing to upskill their staff.
Ely Cathedral Boys’ Choir joins forces with Norwich and Peterborough choristers for a concert to remember
05/06/2018
Ely Cathedral Boys’ Choir delighted an audience alongside choristers from Norwich and Peterborough to commemorate three major centenaries.
From businesses losing billions, to the recent death of the sickie!
05/06/2018
While many of us have become used to reading about businesses losing billions each year due to employees bunking off – there has now been a demise in the sickie.
Greater Anglia’s new survey puts passengers in the driving seat for future improvements
05/06/2018
Greater Anglia has launched a new customer survey to help them improve passengers’ journeys.
Heart announced as Media Partner for Moët and Chandon July Festival 2018’s Feel Good Friday
05/06/2018
Newmarket Racecourses have partnered with Heart for the Friday (13 July) of the upcoming summer highlight, Moët & Chandon July Festival, which will this year take on the theme, Feel Good Friday.
Learn how to be more effective in business
05/06/2018
Two courses coming up later this month from Cambridge Network's Learning Collaboration are designed to help you become more effective in business.
Simon Webbe set to headline Après Racing on Ladies Day at Newmarket Racecourses’ Moët and Chandon July Festival
05/06/2018
Newmarket Racecourses have appointed Blue star, Simon Webbe to host the Après Racing after-party following racing on Ladies Day, Thursday 12 July, the first day of the highly anticipated Moët & Chandon July Festival.
Will you be a Blue Tin Hero for Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice?
05/06/2018
Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice needs your help – in the shape of Blue Tin Heroes – to round up tins, deliver them to Thorpe Hall in Longthorpe and to distribute empty tins around the region.
Greater Anglia speeds up compensation for rail passengers
04/06/2018
Greater Anglia has improved its compensation process after listening to customer feedback – and has included an option to make a donation to charity for each claim.
KISS goes from strength to strength with two new appointments
04/06/2018
Integrated marketing agency KISS has expanded its team after another successful quarter.
Stocks in Focus: Pennon Group
31/05/2018
This week NW Brown are looking at Pennon Group, which recently released its full year results to 31 March 2018.
Wildtracks Ltd expand and thrive
31/05/2018
Wildtracks Ltd, a successful outdoor activity park, are investing in new attractions and service offers.

Don't miss out on the foamy fun...
30/05/2018
Arthur Rank Hospice Charity's Bubble Rush 5K - a bubble-tastic fun-run for all the family - returns to Huntingdon's Riverside Park for a third year, on Saturday 21 July.
Presentation Skills courses help build your confidence
29/05/2018
If standing up to speak in front of an audience is your worst nightmare, consider learning how to overcome your fears at an upcoming course run by Cambridge Network's Learning Collaboration.
Rivals co-operate on new housing site
29/05/2018
Two rival housing developers are working together to build and sell houses in the Nottinghamshire village of Collingham, near Newark.
Cambridge Academy for Science and Technology introduce Year 5 students to Water for the World
25/05/2018
Year 5 students from The Spinney Primary School were treated to a STEM outreach day at Cambridge Academy for Science and Technology, (CAST) where they had the opportunity to meet and work with Year 12 students that are studying STEM subjects at A-level.
Points of View: US/China Trade
25/05/2018
This week saw a step back from the brink of a US/China trade war.
The Cambridge’s CEO becomes trade body Chair
25/05/2018
Stephen Mitcham, The Cambridge’s Chief Executive, has this week been elected Chair of the Building Societies Association the Society’s trade body.
Bridge the Gap will take a walk on the wild side this year, with the University of Cambridge’s Museum of Zoology
24/05/2018
Bridge the Gap charity walk sponsored by Cambridge Building Society, was launched at Emmanuel College this week. The College is one of six highlights which will be featured on the famed annual walk on Sunday 9 September.
KISS culture: the importance of positive morale
24/05/2018
KISS Account Executive Hannah takes a look at how they keeps their employees happy.
New Chair for housing association alliance Homes for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough
24/05/2018
Claire Higgins, the Chief Executive of CrossKeys Homes, has succeeded Alan Lewin as the Chair for Homes for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough - a group of 15 housing associations who are working together to build up to 40,000 homes over the next 20 years.
Cambridge Consultants inspire the next generation of STEM innovators
23/05/2018
Cambridge Consultants invited Year 7 students from Bottisham Village College, Netherhall School, Stephen Perse Foundation Senior School and Swavesey Village College to apply to attend a STEM project day.
Check before you travel during May bank holiday weekend
23/05/2018
Rail passengers in East Anglia are advised to check before they travel as Network Rail is carrying out engineering works over the Bank Holiday weekend, 26-28 May 2018.
Development begins in Dogsthorpe
23/05/2018
Work has begun to transform a brownfield site in Dogsthorpe, Peterborough into a 200 home development.
Domino Printing helps science activities at local school get off to a flying start
23/05/2018
Pupils at a Cambridgeshire school are set to benefit from a partnership with a local company which will provide regular science activities over the next three years.
From businesses losing billions, to the recent death of the sickie!
23/05/2018
While many of us have become used to reading about businesses losing billions each year due to employees bunking off – there has now been a demise in the sickie.
Intrepid King’s Ely teachers to take on Uganda Marathon
23/05/2018
Four teachers from King’s Ely are taking on the challenge of a lifetime to raise funds for poverty-stricken families in East Africa.
Local organisation gains football bragging rights
23/05/2018
Last night saw two of the region’s most recognisable organisations compete in unchartered territory from that which we would normally associate either party.
New MOT test skids into British legislation
23/05/2018
Major changes to the MOT test rules in Britain could have huge legal ramifications warns Cristina Parla from leading law firm Roythornes Solicitors.
Who has the legal rights to your social media and online ‘assets’ after death?
23/05/2018
Nadine Wealands, associate at Roythornes Solicitors, explains what the law says regarding social media and online accounts and who can claim ownership of ‘digital assets’.
Cambridge 'Networked for learning' as Learning at Work Week draws to a close
22/05/2018
Cambridge Network, together with the National Campaign for Learning's 'Learning at Work Week' partners, Jagex and Taylor Vinters, celebrated the end of the week with a fun 'Bingling' event.
Feast of fun for King’s Ely pupils ahead of the Royal Wedding!
22/05/2018
Red, white and blue were certainly the colours of the day as pupils at King’s Ely Acremont and Nursery and King’s Ely Junior went all out to celebrate the Royal Wedding.
‘Heart of Cambridge station’ now accessible to all
21/05/2018
People with wheelchairs and pushchairs can now get information much more easily thanks to the latest work that’s been done at Cambridge rail station.
Cambridge North welcomes more than a quarter of a million passengers during its first year
21/05/2018
East Anglia’s newest railway station has welcomed 320,000 people during its first year.
Co-opted to Council of Industry Body
21/05/2018
Guy Porteous of owner of Sterling Stock Auditors has been Co-opted onto the National Council of The Institute of Licensed Trade Stock Auditors.
Dancing stars help raise a record £25,000 for NSPCC in Peterborough
21/05/2018
Ballroom and Latin dance professionals, former Strictly Come Dancing stars Robin Windsor and Kristina Rihanoff, wowed fans and fundraisers at one of the region’s best-loved charity events.
Dealing with dementia - are you and your family legally prepared?
21/05/2018
21-27 May is Dementia Action Week and leading law firm Buckles Solicitors LLP is urging people living with dementia to legally prepare themselves and their loved ones for the future.
Hegarty Solicitors Demystifies Legal Services
21/05/2018
Local Law Firm Hegarty Solicitors have launched a new website this week with the aim of demystifying legal services.
Kershaw Insulation pick up 'Highly Commended' Award at East of England Energy Efficiency Awards
21/05/2018
Cambridge based Kershaw Insulation are celebrating after being awarded the Highly Commended Award in the East of England Energy Efficiency Awards.
Maggie's Centre support employers, employees and colleagues affected by cancer
21/05/2018
Maggie's Centre Cambridge to hold workshop to provide guidance, education and information on how to manage and support employees dealing with cancer.
Warboys Cricket Club benefit from sports fund
21/05/2018
Mick George supports Warboys Cricket Club with sports fund grant.
King’s Ely golfers victorious at ISGA Wellington College Silver Salver
18/05/2018
King’s Ely Junior students were on top form at the prestigious Independent Schools Golf Association (ISGA) Wellington College Silver Salver competition.
Staff wellbeing a priority for East Anglian businesses
18/05/2018
Delegates at yesterday's Ashtons and HAYS Annual Employment Conference were asked if they were making the wellbeing of their staff part of their business strategy.
What can we expect from Mary Meeker's 2018 Internet Trends Report?
18/05/2018
KISS PR associate takes a look at what we internet trends we should expect from Mary Meeker.
Time out on exam stress for local students
17/05/2018
Year 11 students from Thomas Deacon Academy (TDA) will be taking time out from revision for a stress-busting day at the neighbouring University Centre Peterborough (UCP) campus on Monday 21 May.
Close Brothers Treasury launches a new savings account aimed at small businesses
16/05/2018
Small businesses across the region can now consider a new, flexible option for their valuable cash reserves.
Design and prototyping services in March, Cambridgeshire
16/05/2018
CAD Engineers, A4 Plus, move to March, Cambs expanding their mechanical design and prototyping service.
Mike Phelan headlines degree Sports Conference
16/05/2018
Sports fans from Peterborough’s colleges and sixth forms will gain inspiration and an insight into studying at degree level at this year’s Sports Coaching and Physical Education Conference.
Pure team hits fundraising heights in Three Peaks Challenge
16/05/2018
A 15-strong fundraising team from East Anglia’s professional recruitment consultancy Pure have smashed their fundraising target and raised over £6,000 for local bereavement charity Stars by completing the Yorkshire Three Peaks challenge.
The Cambridge opens doors to its new central Cambridge store
16/05/2018
The Cambridge welcomed guests to an official launch last night to showcase the opening of its central Cambridge store.
Annual charity conference date confirmed
15/05/2018
City accountancy firm Rawlinsons is once again hosting the highly successful annual Charity Conference at Kingsgate Conference Centre in Peterborough on 12 June.
Ashtons Legal appoints six new Associates
15/05/2018
Ashtons Legal is delighted to announce the appointment of six new Associates from within the firm.
Don’t miss magical production of The Tempest at King’s Ely’s Old Palace
15/05/2018
Spellbinding Shakespeare play The Tempest is being staged at King’s Ely in June.
First teams sign up for the Cambridge Dragon Boat Festival!
15/05/2018
Companies, clubs and organisations from across the region are getting their teams together and signing up to take part in this year’s eagerly anticipated Cambridge Dragon Boat Festival in aid of Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust (ACT).
Huntingdon language firm keeps business in the family
15/05/2018
In an industry focussed on the importance of service and a shared enthusiasm for languages, it’s no wonder family firms thrive in the UK’s translation sector, with Association of Translation Company member Anglia Translations Ltd amongst those keeping business in the bloodline.
King’s Ely students shine in British Biology Olympiad and Biology Challenge
15/05/2018
King’s Ely Senior students won a haul of awards in this year’s British Biology Olympiad and Biology Challenge.
Local support success for a good cause
15/05/2018
Two work colleagues, Pippa Ellis, and Natasha Oliver from Beacon Wealth Management Ltd are taking on a 100km cycling challenge on the 26 May, in aid of Women v Cancer.
More trains seats as Greater Anglia’s summer timetable starts this weekend
15/05/2018
There will be more trains and over 7,000 extra seats per week as Greater Anglia’s summer timetable begins this Sunday, 20 May.
Roythornes holds spot on LSEG’s ‘1000 Companies’ list for second year
15/05/2018
National law firm Roythornes Solicitors has been recognised for its business growth and successes over the last 12 months as one of London Stock Exchange Group’s (LSEG) ‘1000 Companies to Inspire Britain’ for the second year in a row.
Cambridge Regional College win leading Middle East football tournament
14/05/2018
Football students from Cambridge Regional College (CRC) have enjoyed outstanding success at one of the leading tournaments in youth soccer.
CKH wins prestigious national award
14/05/2018
Cross Keys Homes' determination to tackle the housing crisis has been rewarded with a win in the housing sector's own Oscars - the UK Housing Awards.
Pure achieves prestigious Investors in People Gold status
14/05/2018
Professional recruitment specialists Pure has been awarded an Investors in People Gold Award.
Tansy Castledine appointed Director of Music at Peterborough Cathedral
14/05/2018
The Chapter of Peterborough Cathedral is pleased to announce that it has appointed Tansy Castledine as its new Director of Music. She will take up her post in September 2018.
Award success for The Cambridge
11/05/2018
This week saw The Cambridge named The MoneyAge Mortgage Awards ‘Mortgage Lender Customer Service of the Year’ at the 2018 annual awards.
Cambridge Regional College students win Bronze at AoC Sport National Championship
11/05/2018
Students from Cambridge Regional College (CRC) competed at the AoC Sport National Championships in Nottingham last weekend, coming home with two bronze medals as they helped the Eastern region to finish in third place.
Put on the Ritz and get 'In The Mood' for a 1940s Themed Party at Peterborough Cathedral
11/05/2018
Peterborough Cathedral is hosting a number of different events over the course of the Peterborough Heritage Festival (Friday 15 - Sunday 17 June), with the centrepiece being a '1940s Themed Party' on Saturday 16 June.
It’s wedding season – but couples may want to say I Do to pre-nups
10/05/2018
Wedding season is upon us – not least with Royal couple Prince Harry and Meghan Markle tying the knot this month.
Lost Words
10/05/2018
'75% of UK children spend less time outdoors than prison inmates' - inspirational campaign uses lost words to inspire children with the wonders of nature.
New and additional seating improves Greater Anglia rail stations
10/05/2018
Over 1,300 extra seats are now available on rail station platforms across East Anglia.
Arthur Rank Hospice’s Star Shine Night Walk will celebrate its 10th year with ‘Call the Midwife’s’ Fred Buckle, actor Cliff Parisi
09/05/2018
Arthur Rank Hospice Charity is delighted that ‘Call the Midwife’ star, Cliff Parisi will be part of the 10th Birthday celebrations at its annual night walk on Saturday 19 May.
Hundreds attend King’s Ely Senior Prize Giving at Ely Cathedral
09/05/2018
Students, staff, parents and friends of King’s Ely came together in Ely Cathedral for one of the highlights of the school calendar.
Kershaw Mechanical Services driving forward with latest project
09/05/2018
Kershaw Mechanical Services is delighted to have been awarded the full Mechanical and Electrical installation for the new Scania (Great Britain) Limited's Head Quarter offices based in Milton Keynes.
New Managing Director for FlexiSolar
09/05/2018
FlexiSolar, the innovative solar carport specialist based near Cambridge, is delighted to announce it has a new Managing Director, Keenan Gratrick.
Stocks in Focus: J Sainsbury Plc
09/05/2018
This week NW Broiwn is looking at Sainsbury's which recently agreed terms with Walmart to merge with its subsidiary Asda.
Thrills and spills at King’s Ely’s annual Hoop Trundle
09/05/2018
Competitive spirits rode high at King’s Ely’s Hoop Trundle – one of the school’s most historic and fiercely-contested events.
A blooming pretty picture
08/05/2018
Members of the St Ives in Bloom group have been clearing flower beds at the town’s park-and-ride site to prepare the area for summer planting.
TV personality Gok Wan to return to Newmarket for the Moët and Chandon July Festival
08/05/2018
Newmarket Racecourses are delighted to announce that Gok Wan will be returning to the Home of Horseracing to co-host the second day of the Moët and Chandon July Festival.
Accountants advise businesses to prepare for change as Making Tax Digital looms
04/05/2018
Chartered Certified Accountants and Chartered Tax Advisers, Bulley Davey, are encouraging businesses to get ahead of the game and prepare for the changes that are coming when the government’s Making Tax Digital (MTD) initiative is implemented next year.
Come and enjoy FREE half term activities in May at Peterborough Cathedral!
04/05/2018
A host of fun and free events are happening during May half term at Peterborough Cathedral.
Greener, more efficient trains now being assembled for Greater Anglia
04/05/2018
New diesel trains currently being built for Greater Anglia will be greener and more efficient than the company’s existing trains.
Just a few of our favourite campaigns so far in 2018
04/05/2018
At KISS we always love checking out the latest campaigns to see what's trending and what's got people talking.
Mick George goes carnival crazy
04/05/2018
The abundance of applications submitted to Mick George Ltd in the most recent local sponsorship round can only mean one thing…… that’s right, we’re heading in to party season.
Scrutton Bland sees opportunity in the East
04/05/2018
Leading financial services provider, Scrutton Bland, sees a bright future for confident businesses operating in the East of England and has responded by further strengthening its own team.
Check before you travel during May bank holiday weekend
03/05/2018
Rail passengers in East Anglia are advised to check before they travel as Network Rail is carrying out engineering works over the Bank Holiday weekend.
CKH celebrates award win
03/05/2018
Cross Keys Homes (CKH) is celebrating after its life enhancing 'All About You' courses won a well-deserved award at one of the most prestigious awards in the housing sector, the Tpas Awards.
Encocam celebrates 30 years of innovation
03/05/2018
30 years after Encocam was first started, the privately-owned engineering company held a celebration event for its customers, suppliers and partners.
Hunt & Coombs’ charity challenge
03/05/2018
Hunt & Coombs’ charity challenge raises over £1200 in aid of CPSL Mind and Macmillan in one weekend!
Robotics is ‘food for thought’ at Roythornes breakfast event
03/05/2018
The potential for revolution in food manufacturing through cutting-edge robotic technology was the hot topic discussed during the latest Food Business Breakfast in Peterborough, organised and hosted by Roythornes Solicitors last week (26 April).
St John’s College wins Gold Award for Sustainability
03/05/2018
A Cambridge College is celebrating winning a major accolade for its innovative practices and commitment to sustainable food – the city’s first academic venue to be recognised in this way.
Two local groups strike gold
03/05/2018
For the past two months, Mick George Ltd has been running its ‘Skip of Gold’ competition in partnership with the Hunts Post, providing local sports clubs and community groups the chance to win £1,000.
£64,700 raised by trekkers taking on the Sahara for Arthur Rank Hospice
02/05/2018
18 adventurous hospice supporters who trekked 70 kilometres across the world's hottest desert in March, in temperatures reaching 40 degrees have now raised an incredible £64,700.
Greater Anglia to run full timetable during planned RMT strike on 5 May
02/05/2018
Greater Anglia will be running a full service during the forthcoming RMT strike day on 5 May.
Merger means a new 'Top 200' law firm for Peterborough and Cambridge
02/05/2018
In an exciting development, Greenwoods Solicitors LLP and GRM have merged to form Greenwoods GRM LLP.
The Cambridge searches for relatives of their original Board of Directors
02/05/2018
Cambridge Building Society is searching for family descendants of their original Board of Directors, to help celebrate the launch of their new Central Cambridge store.
Ashtons appoints three new partners
01/05/2018
Ashtons Legal has appointed Colin Makin, Amy Richardson and Tom Bailey as partners in the firm.
Dr Rowan Williams to speak on 'Slavery: Past and Present'
01/05/2018
On Friday 11 May at 7.30pm, Dr Rowan Williams – Master of Magdalene College, Cambridge and former Archbishop of Canterbury – will be speaking at Peterborough Cathedral on ‘Slavery: Past and Present’.
Acquisition paves the way for next generation of recruitment
30/04/2018
Sam Sales, the entrepreneur behind the leading HR firm call hr, has acquired the Cambridge based recruitment consultancy, Whitehill Pelham (incorporating talentdesk).
King’s Ely students excel in follow-on round of Intermediate Maths Challenge
30/04/2018
King’s Ely students were on top form in the follow-on round of the Intermediate Maths Challenge.
Osfest at King’s Ely raises a record £1,650 for charity
30/04/2018
Fun and frolics at King’s Ely have raised a record-breaking £1,650 to help support poverty-stricken children and families in East Africa.
Sexism, racism, genderism, ageism? There's been an emoji for everything
30/04/2018
Executive Creative Director at Kiss Public Relations takes a look at the brief history of our mobile emotional crutches.
Thousands of extra seats in Greater Anglia’s summer timetable
30/04/2018
Rail passengers in East Anglia are set to benefit from more trains and over 7,000 extra seats per week when Greater Anglia’s summer timetable begins on 20 May.
Conference helps keep rural rail lines and local communities thriving
27/04/2018
Organisations from across East Anglia came together this week to discuss how to keep on improving local rail lines across East Anglia to the benefit of local communities.
QIPCO Guineas Festival What’s On Guide 2018
26/04/2018
QIPCO Guineas Festival returns to Newmarket Racecourses next bank holiday weekend (5–6 May) – enjoy some of the best Flat racing in the world and top entertainment
Seeking venue for free VR
26/04/2018
Here at Viewsnap we are looking for a venue to create a VR tour demo.
Appeal launched to raise final funds, for expansion and development of services
25/04/2018
The Alan Hudson Day Treatment Centre is working with The Hudson Foundation and the Friends of Wisbech Hospitals on some urgently needed expansion and development work.
Points of View: Schroder Asia Pacific
25/04/2018
This week NW Brown are looking at Schroder Asia Pacific, an investment trust which invests in equities listed in the Asia Pacific region excluding Japan.
£4k raised for charity from local football tournament
24/04/2018
The eagerly anticipated Mick George Cup 2018 certainly lived up to expectation and couldn’t possibly have been concluded in a more dramatic style.
Anglia takes steps to improve its response to disruption
24/04/2018
Greater Anglia is taking steps to improve the way it responds during delays to get people on the move more quickly.
Business lecture explores 'Innovation in Education'
24/04/2018
The next Cambridge Network business lecture next Tuesday (1 May) explores 'Innovation in Education' - looking at how the fast-moving world of technology can provide resources and virtual environments to enable teachers and trainers to motivate and engage with their students.
Job Fair next week offers a world of opportunity
24/04/2018
Cambridge Network's Job Fair next week - on the afternoon of Friday 4 May - promises jobseekers a huge variety of opportunity to connect with leading local employers.
Atkins Gregory wins Sentec cleaning contract
23/04/2018
Atkins Gregory has won the contract to deliver contract cleaning services to Cambridge-based company, Sentec.
Cambridge law firm celebrates continued growth
23/04/2018
As another tax year has drawn to a close, Cambridge law firm Miller Sands is celebrating yet another year of continued growth and business success.
City business confidence bucks the national trend, according to annual survey
23/04/2018
Business confidence in the local economy is up according to the findings of the 2018 Greater Peterborough Business Survey, produced by Rawlinsons in association with Opportunity Peterborough.
Kershaw Mechanical Services secure contract for state-of-the-art university building
23/04/2018
Kershaw Mechanical Services have scooped another contract within the educational sector in the form of the mechanical and electrical works for 'Building 60' for the University of East Anglia (UEA).
King’s Ely student wins Beyond the Frame photography contest
23/04/2018
Talented King’s Ely Sixth Form student Gaia Giardinelli has been announced as the winner of a fiercely-contested competition for young photographers.
New thinking on inheritance tax could see £10,000 for UK 25 year olds
23/04/2018
Let’s face it – there aren’t that many people in their twenties who think about planning for retirement!
Smiles all round during King’s Ely exchange visits to Spain and Germany
23/04/2018
King’s Ely Senior students were able to soak up the sights and sounds of Germany and Spain thanks to two exciting exchange visits held during the Easter break.
King’s Ely pupils put their navigation skills to the test in Derbyshire and Dartmoor
20/04/2018
Intrepid King’s Ely Senior students visited Dartmoor and Derbyshire to practise their hill walking and navigation skills.
Two Peterborough Charities working together
20/04/2018
Peterborough Association for the Blind (PAB) and No Gain No Pain UK (NGNPUK) have been working in partnership to produce syringe bags for the members of NGNPUK.
Cinema advertising: how brands can cut through the clutter
19/04/2018
As the old saying goes, timing is everything - this is especially true with marketing, but rarely are there opportunities for brands to have access to a consumer's undivided attention.
St Neots’ annual charity dragon boat race returns on Saturday 4 August alongside Regatta Meadow
19/04/2018
Enter a crew for the 2018 St Neots Charity Dragon Boat Race by 30 April and receive early entry discount.
Stocks in Focus: Greene King
19/04/2018
This week NW Brown are looking at Greene King, following a strong share performance at the end of last week after announcing its pre-close update.
Cambridge rail station becomes drop-off point for city food bank donations
18/04/2018
Staff at Greater Anglia are appealing for people in Cambridge to drop off food bank donations at Cambridge rail station.
Deadline nears for Ely Hero Award Nominations
18/04/2018
Nominate your hero in Ely and surrounding villages by midnight on Friday 20 April.
Kershaw Mechanical Services get top marks for latest contract win
18/04/2018
Cambridge based Kershaw Mechanical Services have recently been awarded the full Mechanical and Electrical building services installation on Charter School, East Dulwich.
King’s Barbers sing their way to victory!
18/04/2018
The King’s Barbers are jubilant after winning this year’s National Youth a Cappella Competition.
New Chairman at Ashtons Legal
18/04/2018
Ashtons Legal is delighted to announce the appointment of its new Chairman, Michael Frape.
'Networked for learning': Cambridge prepares for Learning at Work Week
17/04/2018
Leading Cambridge companies are joining with Cambridge Network's Learning Collaboration to ramp up training activities to support Learning at Work Week.
Commuters will be able to go surfing for free on Greater Anglia trains
17/04/2018
Greater Anglia is investing £4.5 million to upgrade and install free WiFi on commuter trains between East Anglia and London.
Kershaw Insulation celebrate after being shortlisted for East of England Energy Efficiency Award
17/04/2018
Cambridge based Kershaw Insulation are celebrating after making it through to become finalists in the East of England Energy Efficiency Awards.
Mick George acquire facilities management company
17/04/2018
Acquisition of a maintenance business in Haverhill signals further intent within facilities management for Mick George.
Acclaimed pianist to perform at King’s Ely
16/04/2018
Renowned pianist Alexander Soares will be delighting an audience at King’s Ely this April.
Best Employers Eastern Region 2018 employee engagement survey now live
16/04/2018
Businesses are being encouraged not to miss out on the free opportunity to discover their current levels of employee satisfaction and to gain expert advice on increasing engagement.
Cambridgeshire Constabulary in safe hands
16/04/2018
The ever-expanding Commercial Waste service provided by local business Mick George Ltd has yet another prestigious partnership to be proud of.
Digital Copier Systems launches Nu Process for Software Solutions
16/04/2018
Nu Process brand launch to focus on Software Solutions.
Hegarty Solicitors undertake marathon walk in support of local charity
16/04/2018
Over 25 partners and staff at local Law firm Hegarty Solicitors are preparing to embark on a mammoth 34 mile sponsored walk from Peterborough to Oakham, via Stamford on 9 June 2018.
King’s Ely Sixth Form duo shortlisted in Beyond the Frame photography contest
16/04/2018
Two King’s Ely Sixth Form students have been shortlisted in a fiercely-contested competition for young photographers.
Legal advice for ‘silver splitters’ and those tying the knot in later life
16/04/2018
Longer life expectancy, reduced stigma around divorce and more retirees on social media/online dating sites have contributed to an increase in separation among the over 60s.
Royal Mail fined for nuisance emails
16/04/2018
Royal Mail have been fined for sending nuisance emails to customers who had opted-out of being contacted.
Allia Serious Impact: Cambridge's only Impact Accelerator seeks start-ups
06/04/2018
Start-ups are being invited to apply for the next cohort of Cambridge's only Impact Accelerator.
King’s Ely 1st XI football squad win Mercian League for second year running
06/04/2018
King’s Ely’s 1st XI football team have been crowned Mercian League Champions for the second year running.
King’s Ely students stage memorable production of Oh! What a Lovely War
06/04/2018
Talented King’s Ely Senior thespians took to the stage to mark the centenary of the end of the Great War.
Sports Fund announcement
06/04/2018
12 sports clubs have been awarded £16,350 from the Mick George and Living Sport Fund.
Stocks in Focus: Unilever Plc
06/04/2018
Following the unsuccessful takeover attempt by Kraft Heinz at the beginning of 2017, management of the consumer goods giant Unilever have taken various steps to improve its shareholder offering and fend off potential future bids.
New office design services
05/04/2018
ViewSnap (Planoramic Limited) are now offering complete layout survey, design, supply and fit service.
How many millions of germs are hiding in your workplace?
04/04/2018
The office environment is a breeding ground for germs and bacteria, for office workers this means being exposed to potentially harmful bacteria for up to 40 hours every week.
Local businesses attend George Hay Chartered Accountants' 25th Annual Quiz
04/04/2018
On Tuesday 20 March, a number of local businesses, including solicitors, estate agents and other professional groups, came together once again to compete, in a bid to win the sought-after George Hay Jubilee Shield.
Pure team kicks off fundraising challenges in aid of bereavement charity Stars
04/04/2018
As well as being busy preparing to tackle the Yorkshire Three Peaks in May, Pure team members have started holding other fundraising events ahead of this challenge to help raise even more money for the Cambridge-based bereavement charity Stars.
New practice facility at Bluntisham Cricket Club
03/04/2018
Mill Lane Recreation Ground, which plays host to activities of Bluntisham Cricket Club, has an impressive new modern dual lane practice facility courtesy of a substantial £35,000 grant from local business Mick George Ltd.
Pure Executive launches innovative scheme to develop tomorrow’s executives in the East of England
03/04/2018
Pure Executive welcomed CEO’s and Group HR Directors from the region to take part in a dinner discussion to introduce its new Board Ready Talent Scheme, backed by Cranfield Business School.
Taylor Rose TTKW sponsors Little Miracles drop-in sensory room
03/04/2018
Taylor Rose TTKW, one of East Anglia’s leading legal firms, is giving £10,000 in sponsorship to support the drop-in sensory room created by Little Miracles in the Queensgate Shopping Centre, Peterborough.
Ashtons' Cambridge office continues to grow
29/03/2018
Ashtons Legal are delighted to welcome five new staff to its Newmarket Road office in Cambridge.
Fresh Start New Beginnings - MD Nigel Wallis needs your help in 2018
29/03/2018
Digital Copier Systems (Eastern) often support local charities, and this may be our most important fundraiser yet.
Points of View: Witan Investment Trust
29/03/2018
This week Alastair Macdougall from NW Brown looks at Witan Investment Trust, a UK-listed fund that invests in global equities through a multi-manager approach.
Cross Keys Homes to open new premises in Peterborough city centre
28/03/2018
Peterborough's largest housing association Cross Keys Homes (CKH), has started work to transform a former retail storage space on Bridge Street into a new business premises.
Demand for large scale solar carports results in significant growth of FlexiSolar operations team
28/03/2018
FlexiSolar, the innovative solar carport specialist based near Cambridge, has today announced details of its growing operations team; recruited to design, develop, install and maintain integrated large scale solar carport solutions at sites across the country.
Take a seat and look around Greater Anglia’s new trains through virtual reality
28/03/2018
People can try out seats which will be fitted onto Greater Anglia’s new trains at four virtual reality experience roadshows during the Easter break.
Funding set to get Westwood and Ravensthorpe active
27/03/2018
Cross Keys Homes is very pleased to announce it has been awarded £8,440 funding from Sport England to provide health and fitness courses in Westwood.
Luminus Group targets increased housebuilding through partnership with Places for People
27/03/2018
Luminus has formally joined Places for People as a subsidiary. Luminus, which owns or manages 7,640 homes in the East of England, will retain its independent identity, local offices, management team and board as part of the deal.
Mick George award grant to Needingworth Cricket Club
27/03/2018
Having recently achieved four promotions, the XI-teams efforts to continue that sequence is only likely to be enhanced after a generous donation from local business Mick George Ltd.
Networked for Learning: event tells you all about Learning at Work Week
27/03/2018
Cambridge Network is seeking your help to put Cambridge on the 'Learning at Work Week' map.
The Cambridge supports first time homeowners with shared ownership options
27/03/2018
The Cambridge Building Society today strengthens its support for first time buyers struggling to get a foot on the regional property ladder by launching a range of new products and educational material.
Trinity Hall Events seeks new office administrator to join the team
27/03/2018
Trinity Hall is looking for an office administrator with strong IT skills, knowledge of MS Office and excellent written and spoken English, to join our thriving Conference and Events Team.
Crisis and reputation - What can Facebook and Oxfam teach your business?
26/03/2018
With Facebook dealing with its biggest crisis to date and with the recent Oxfam crisis, the events of the past few weeks are a timely reminder of how quickly any organisation's reputation can go downhill, perhaps forever, with massive financial and people consequences says KISS Public Relations.
Easter promises to be a cracking time at Peterborough Cathedral
26/03/2018
A varied and inspiring programme is on offer at Peterborough Cathedral during Holy Week and Easter.
Ellgia secures a contract with Ferrybridge Multifuel Energy Limited (FM1) that creates energy from waste
26/03/2018
Ellgia Limited, an award winning recycling and waste management company, is celebrating a partnership with FM1 at Ferrybridge for a spot contract supply of Refuse Derived Fuel (RDF) to create energy from waste.
FlexiSolar awarded UK Government funding for its vehicle to grid V2G project
26/03/2018
New technology which will unlock the potential for electric vehicles to help power people's homes is being boosted by almost £30 million in government funding; which a project
developed by FlexiSolar will see a slice of.
King’s Ely, Ely College and local political representatives come together for careers event
26/03/2018
Students from King’s Ely Senior and Ely College joined forces for an innovative Political Careers Event.
Law firm celebrates key promotions across the business
26/03/2018
Leading law firm Buckles Solicitors LLP has announced a number of key promotions across the business.
Pure opens applications for its 2018 Graduate Training Programme
26/03/2018
Professional recruitment specialists Pure is looking for ambitious and driven graduates to join its Graduate Training Programme at one of its four offices in Norwich, Ipswich, Cambridge or Chelmsford.
The Cambridge Dragon Boat Festival – a Boat Race for all!
26/03/2018
If the annual Oxford v Cambridge University Boat Race has inspired you to take to the water and try something different this summer, why not get some colleagues/friends together and enter a team in the 14th Cambridge Dragon Boat Festival?
'Face' of Greater Anglia new trains unveiled
23/03/2018
Greater Anglia can now unveil the 'face' of the new trains which will be running around East Anglia from next year.
Call for Peterborough businesses to take on mental wellbeing charity challenge
23/03/2018
Skanska throws down the gauntlet in support of YMCA school initiative.
Aged between 18-25? You could win a £20k business KickStart
22/03/2018
As new members of the Baldwins Group, Rawlinsons is excited to share details of their national young entrepreneur award program with the Greater Peterborough network.
Stocks in Focus: Marks & Spencer
22/03/2018
This week NW Brown Group Ltd have been looking at retailer Marks & Spencer.
City law firm saddles up to support NSPCC summer charity cycle ride
20/03/2018
With a hint that Spring is on the way, why not take inspiration from Buckles Solicitors LLP and get on your bike to support a major family-friendly fundraising event.
Construction business award grant for village hall
20/03/2018
Mick George award a grant for £5,450 to refurbish Kings Ripton Village Hall.
KISS sponsors this year's TEDxCambridgeUniversity
20/03/2018
KISS was proud to be one of the sponsors of this year's TEDxCambridgeUniversity, which took place on Saturday 17 March at St John's College.
Cambridge College draws inspiration from Resident Art Collection
19/03/2018
A Cambridge College is enhancing its bedrooms for conference delegates and B&B guests with poster reproductions of some of its resident art collection which has recently received formal accreditation from Arts Council England.
Old Elean and goalkeeper Nick Pope called up to England squad
19/03/2018
Former King’s Ely student (Old Elean) and Premier League goalkeeper Nick Pope has been called up to the England squad.
Bike & Go publishes quirky bike rides guide to mark English Tourism Week
16/03/2018
Leading bike hire scheme Bike & Go is celebrating the region’s best ‘off the beaten track’ cycle rides in a new free publication.
King’s Ely students participate in Erasmus project in Madrid
16/03/2018
A group of King’s Ely Senior students have recently returned from an exciting volunteering exchange to Madrid.
Greater Anglia employees nominated for Achievement Awards
15/03/2018
A Ticket Office supervisor who has raises thousands of pounds for charity and puts on fun events for customers at her station is in the running for an international award.
Medesham Homes to deliver first new homes in Peterborough
15/03/2018
An exciting development partnership has begun construction on its first new homes in the heart of Peterborough.
Students go head to head with mentors
15/03/2018
Department Heads at Mick George Ltd mentor pupils at Longsands Academy as part of the school’s latest enterprise initiative.
CKH celebrates award shortlist success
14/03/2018
Cross Keys Homes (CKH) has been shortlisted in two categories in one of the most prestigious awards in the housing sector.
Rail station adoption scheme blossoming as number of volunteers exceeds 200
14/03/2018
Greater Anglia’s station adopters are swinging into action with the arrival of Spring, as the number of volunteers across the region exceeds 200 for the first time.
Strong 2017 performance paves way for more lending from The Cambridge
14/03/2018
The Cambridge Building Society has delivered pre-tax profit of £4.1m in 2017 in what is being seen as a landmark year in the Society’s history.
The Spring Statement 2018 - Has the light got brighter or the tunnel shorter?
14/03/2018
James Pinchbeck, Marketing Partner at Streets Chartered Accountants, comments on the Spring Statement.
Cambridgeshire schools and businesses unite to discuss skills issues
13/03/2018
Form the Future CIC held their Annual Conference at Linton Village College for nearly 100 delegates from schools and businesses across Cambridgeshire, with a focus on what the 21st century skills are that businesses need and how to ensure that students are suitably equipped with them.
King’s Ely Junior pupils wow families with production of Seussical the Musical
13/03/2018
There were hoots of laughter and standing ovations when King’s Ely Junior students staged family favourite musical Seussical.
My dog ate my train ticket and other excuses
13/03/2018
Greater Anglia has revealed the range of excuses fare dodgers use for travelling without a ticket from ‘my dog ate my ticket’ to ‘I never pay for travelling on the railway’.
Stocks in Focus: Rolls-Royce
13/03/2018
This week Colin Manktelow of NW Brown looks at the British engineering giant Rolls-Royce, following its annual results last week.
Village Hall Car Park gets revamp thanks to Mick George
13/03/2018
At the rear end of 2017 the rural village of Mepal was the fortunate beneficiary of a £19,200 grant from local business Mick George Ltd.
Looking to disrupt healthcare? Enter the MedImmune Digital Health Challenge
12/03/2018
Have you developed - or are you looking to create - a healthcare solution based on digital technology? If so, you stand the chance of winning £20,000 and mentoring opportunities from MedImmune, the global biologics research and development arm of AstraZeneca.
Tim Peake’s Soyuz spacecraft to land in Peterborough
12/03/2018
It has been announced (Friday 9 March) that Peterborough Cathedral has won a nationwide competition to host Tim Peake’s Soyuz spacecraft and a Space Descent VR experience from Saturday 11 August until Monday 5 November 2018.
Turning customers into fans is our objective, Metro Bank boss addresses Rawlinsons' conference
12/03/2018
Metro Bank is changing the face of high street banking, according to CEO Craig Donaldson, who was speaking at the annual Rawlinsons Business Conference on Thursday.
Feast of work on show at King’s Ely Senior Spring Art Exhibition
09/03/2018
Talented art and design students at King’s Ely are showcasing their work to the public this month.
It's the people at the heart of it all
09/03/2018
Arthur Rank Hospice extends thanks to local community for their continuing support.
Medals for budding Judo stars at King’s Ely Junior
09/03/2018
King’s Ely Junior pupils won a haul of awards at the Littleport Low Grade 4’s Judo Tournament.
Mick George Ltd form partnership with local estate agent, Lovetts
09/03/2018
Mick George Ltd has been appointed as a preferred maintenance partner for Lovett Sales & Lettings to provide planned and reactive maintenance works across their portfolio of managed properties.
National Youth Music Theatre beckons for King’s Ely Junior pupil Florence
09/03/2018
King’s Ely Junior pupil Florence Nell has qualified for the National Youth Music Theatre (NYMT).
King’s Ely students shine in Intermediate Maths Challenge competition
08/03/2018
More than 50 King’s Ely students won awards in this year’s Intermediate Maths Challenge.
Mick George awarded contract on Orchards Green Housing Development
08/03/2018
Construction works are underway on a substantial new housing development north of the historic city of Ely, with local business Mick George Ltd completing Earthworks on behalf of Ely North Consortium LLP.
Women In Rail group offers support as Greater Anglia celebrates International Women’s Day
08/03/2018
Staff at train operator Greater Anglia have formed a group to focus on gender equality issues, with over 100 colleagues joining up, as the train operator celebrates International Women’s Day.
CKH find new homes for old bikes
07/03/2018
Cross Keys Homes (CKH) is delighted to have donated over 100 abandoned bicycles to TAG Bikes in Huntingdon, where they will receive a second life.
Stocks in Focus: Reckitt Benckiser
07/03/2018
This week Laura Davies looks at Reckitt Benckiser, the consumer goods company known for its health, hygiene and home products, following its full year results last week.
Biking for Charity
06/03/2018
Beacon Wealth Management staff register for the Women v Cancer 100km London Night Race in May.
Greater Anglia appoints new Community and Customer Engagement Manager
06/03/2018
Passengers on Greater Anglia’s network are set to benefit from a better experience after the train operator appointed a new Community and Customer Engagement Manager.
New village hall that received funding from Mick George Ltd has been unveiled
06/03/2018
The Mick George Community Fund donated £35,000 towards a new village hall project.
Peterborough Cathedral is focusing on photography
06/03/2018
Two photography tours are being held at Peterborough Cathedral in April.
Photography competition launched to celebrate Cathedral’s 900th anniversary
06/03/2018
‘Peterborough Cathedral: A Moment in Time’ is the theme of a photographic competition just launched by the Cathedral to celebrate its 900th anniversary year.
Rawlinsons joins forces with Baldwins Accountants
06/03/2018
Baldwins, one of the UK's fastest growing business advisory firms, is expanding into Cambridgeshire for the first time after joining forces with Rawlinsons.
Recruitment Gateway team ramps up for May Jobs Fair after science event success
06/03/2018
Following the success of Cambridge Network's specialist Science Recruitment event last week, its team is gearing up for the next initiative - a general Jobs Fair to be held at Eddington, Cambridge, on Friday 4 May 2018.
Tree-mendous environmental effort by eco-conscious law firm
06/03/2018
Eco champions from Buckles Solicitors have been digging deep to help the environment as well as creating a lasting memory for probate clients who have lost a loved one.
2-star accreditation for Greenwoods in Best Companies 2018
05/03/2018
Best Companies, well known as the name behind the 'Sunday Times Best Companies to Work For' lists, has once again awarded Greenwoods 'two-star status'.
Business leaders take part in Best Employers Eastern Region launch event
05/03/2018
Business leaders and HR professionals from across the East of England came together to discuss the latest thinking in employee engagement and to share best practice at the Best Employers Eastern Region 2018 launch event.
Greater Anglia celebrates National Apprenticeship Week 2018
05/03/2018
Apprentices are our future – that is the message from Greater Anglia today as the rail operator shows its support for National Apprenticeship Week 2018.
Hunkvertising
05/03/2018
KISS Public Relations talk about objectification.
New appointment at Bidwells enhances Environmental Impact Assessment Service
05/03/2018
One of the UK's leading property consultancies is strengthening its Planning Team with a key new appointment.
Pre-apprenticeships work for Cross Keys Homes
05/03/2018
Cross Keys Homes is celebrating six years of its successful pre-apprenticeship programme this National Apprenticeship Week.
Set your sights on an Apprenticeship
05/03/2018
So, you've set your sights on becoming an Accountant, but you're unsure about how to land the role you really want?
St John’s College uses new software to keep Chef’s eye on food waste
05/03/2018
A Cambridge College is investing in the latest food monitoring technology to track food waste and increase sustainability and efficiency.
Royal reception for Roythornes
02/03/2018
Specialist food industry lawyers from a leading regional law firm were treated to a royal reception last week.
Arthur Rank Hospice's newest boutique charity shop opens on Burleigh Street, Cambridge
01/03/2018
Huge thanks to Emmerdale's John Middleton who, despite the snow, joined the team to cut the green ribbon and welcome customers at the new shop for Arthur Rank Hospice Charity.
Greater Anglia issues extreme weather warning: do not travel unless absolutely necessary
01/03/2018
Greater Anglia is warning people not to travel tonight and tomorrow unless absolutely necessary as extreme weather conditions are leading to delays and cancellations.
ICA Digital Ltd joins forces with Automated Systems Group Ltd
01/03/2018
ICA Digital Ltd (ICA), based in Surrey, has now become part of the Automated Systems Ltd (ASL) Group of companies.
Mount Pleasant House demolition
01/03/2018
The demolition of the prominent North Cambridge based office block, dating back to the 1970s is now complete, courtesy of local firm Mick George Ltd.
Robin Williams MBE holds Rowing coaching workshop at King’s Ely
01/03/2018
Team GB Rowing coach Robin Williams MBE visited King’s Ely to share advice and skills with some of the region’s top rowing coaches.
Thrill seekers coming to conquer Peterborough Cathedral in May
01/03/2018
Nerves of steel will be required on Friday 18 and Saturday 19 May as risk-takers take part in a 150 foot abseil down the front of Peterborough Cathedral.
Don’t miss hit musical Seussical at King’s Ely’s Hayward Theatre
28/02/2018
Family favourite musical Seussical is being staged at King’s Ely in March.
Stocks in Focus: Centrica
28/02/2018
This week Jason Butler of NW Brown focuses on Centrica, the parent company of British Gas and the biggest energy supplier in the UK.
Time to get on yer bike for the annual NSPCC charity cycle ride
28/02/2018
With spring just around the corner – what better time to think about getting on your bike, and supporting needy and vulnerable youngsters in the Peterborough area?
Kershaw Mechanical Services welcome Luke Ashton as new Operations Director
27/02/2018
Cambridge Based building services firm, Kershaw Mechanical Services are delighted to welcome Luke Ashton to the organisation.
King’s Ely students hit the right notes during annual Senior Music Festival
27/02/2018
Hundreds of people packed into Ely Cathedral for King’s Ely’s eagerly-anticipated Music Festival Final.
Taking our solar carport message to Ecobuild 2018
27/02/2018
At the 2018 Ecobuild event, FlexiSolarjoin BRE in a dedicated event to launch 'Multifunctional Solar Car Parks: a good practice guide for owners and developers.'
The Rapidox 5100 for biogas and syngas applications
27/02/2018
Do you analyse, control and monitor gas within biogas, syngas, anaerobic digestion and fermentation processes?
Accelerator Programme Manager helps start-ups make an impact
26/02/2018
Allia are delighted to announce that Emma Mee has joined the organisation in the new position of Accelerator Programme Manager.
Acclaimed pianist to perform at King’s Ely
26/02/2018
Renowned pianist Alexander Soares will be delighting an audience at King’s Ely this February.
Agricultural legal experts awarded ALA Fellowships
26/02/2018
Roythornes Solicitors has seen two more members of its expert team awarded the prestigious accolade of Fellowship from the Agricultural Law Association (ALA), strengthening the firm’s reputation as sector specialists in agricultural law.
Analytik welcomes new Marketing Executive
26/02/2018
Analytik, leading suppliers of innovative analytical instrumentation, welcomes their new Marketing Executive.
Challenging the Business Consultancy Status Quo
26/02/2018
New Cambridge-based Advisory firm brings decades of Big 4 Experience to contribute to regional Phenomenon.
Greater Anglia and Network Rail warn of possible disruption if extreme weather hits the east
26/02/2018
Rail passengers are advised to check before they travel this week as only key train services will run if two days of heavy snow and extreme weather conditions forecast for the east of the region materialise.
Cambridge station wins third national award for £4 million redevelopment
23/02/2018
A £4 million redevelopment of Cambridge station, which has made it easier for customers to use the station, has won a national award for the third time.
New digital printing UK sales team at Domino
23/02/2018
Domino’s Digital Printing Solution division is introducing its new-look UK sales team following the recent announcement of Shane Dewar as Director for Digital Printing Solutions Europe.
24/7 assistance for Greater Anglia customers as Norwich Contact Centre operates round-the-clock
22/02/2018
Rail passengers in East Anglia are to receive round-the-clock help from Greater Anglia as it’s Norwich-based Customer Contact Centre moves to a 24/7 operation.
Translation Matters
22/02/2018
Liudmila Tomanek, from Russian Translation World, highlights the importance of cultural understanding when translating.
Discover Newmarket and Shadwell partner for two exclusive tours for 2018
21/02/2018
Tourism hub for the Home of Horseracing, Discover Newmarket, has today announced an exclusive partnership with Shadwell, one of the best-regarded bloodstock operations in the world.
How Facebook really knows what you want
21/02/2018
User data is set to be one of the hottest topics of discussion among marketers in 2018, as the industry continues to utilise it for effective targeting and engages with developments like GDPR.
Mick George ESPO Accredited
21/02/2018
The early stages of 2018 has been particularly fruitful for local business Mick George Ltd, especially with the welcomed news that the company has been awarded onto the ESPO (Eastern Shires Purchasing Organisation) 379_17 Waste and Recycling Collection and Disposal framework for the firms Commercial Waste provision.
Stocks in Focus: Tesco Plc
21/02/2018
At the beginning of last year, Tesco announced a proposed merger with Booker Group Plc, the UK's largest food wholesaler, in hope of strengthening the retailer's UK offering.
It's time to talk about men's mental health - 'No man left behind'
20/02/2018
On 24 February, Allia will bring together a group of 20 men at its Future Business Centre on Norfolk Street to identify solutions for encouraging men to talk more openly about their mental health.
Kung Hei Fat Choi – Here come the dragons!
20/02/2018
Shoppers were given the chance to climb aboard a full-size dragon boat and beat the drum to mark Chinese New Year at Serpentine Green Shopping Centre on Saturday.
African Storytelling Day goes down a storm at King’s Ely Acremont and Nursery
19/02/2018
A taste of Ghana came to Cambridgeshire when African Activities paid excited children at King’s Ely Acremont and Nursery a visit.
Allison Homes opens new show home in Pinchbeck, Spalding
19/02/2018
Lincolnshire-based housebuilder Allison Homes has officially opened a new show home at its brand-new Pinchbeck Fields development near Spalding.
Employment lawyer joins growing Nottingham team
19/02/2018
Buckles Solicitors LLP is delighted to announce the appointment of Ewan Carr, a Senior Solicitor and employment law specialist.
King’s Barbers to compete in National Youth a Cappella Competition
19/02/2018
King’s Ely’s all-boys a cappella group has qualified for a prestigious competition.
Mick George to complete works at Babraham Research Campus
19/02/2018
Construction works will shortly commence on the £35million pound extension to Babraham Research Campus, Cambridge with Local business Mick George Ltd completing Earthworks at the site, for MJS Construction (March) Ltd on behalf of SDC Construction Limited.
Murray Edwards strengthens events team with new appointment
19/02/2018
A Cambridge College is building on the success of its Conference & Events business by welcoming a new member to the team.
Planning for the End of Tax Year
19/02/2018
As with many deadlines, it is easy to put off planning for the end of the tax year.
Appointment of Members of the Investigating Committee and the Disciplinary Committee
15/02/2018
Chamber member Farriers Registration Council, are looking to recruit 15 committee members.
Flat packed cardboard boxes wanted
15/02/2018
YMCA Trinity Group are looking for a local organisation to donate flat packed cardboard boxes to our Sleep Easy 2018 - Cambridge appeal.
Further accolade for Cambridge rail station redevelopment
15/02/2018
Cambridge rail station’s £4 million redevelopment has been shortlisted for another award - for ‘Stations and Integrated Transport Excellence’ at the Rail Business Awards.
King’s Ely Junior teacher selected as Ordnance Survey GetOutside Champion
15/02/2018
A teacher at King’s Ely Junior will be encouraging people to get more active alongside the likes of Ben Fogle and Sean Conway.
King’s Ely student called up for Lambs Rugby Squad
15/02/2018
King’s Ely Senior student and promising rugby star Solomon Boon has been selected for the Lambs Under 16 National Squad.
King’s Ely students to showcase their work at London Cruise Show
15/02/2018
Talented Fashion and Textiles students from King’s Ely are exhibiting their designs at this year’s London Cruise Show.
Mick George awarded PAS 402 accreditation
15/02/2018
Following the required two-day audit to validate reported landfill diversion data, conducted by an independent UKAS accredited inspection body, Mick George Ltd were awarded PAS 402:2013 certification in February 2018.
First Flagship
14/02/2018
Flagship are celebrating the sale of their first ever home from their new development in Cambridgeshire to a family who are buying their first home together.
Love is in the air at Greater Anglia stations
14/02/2018
Commuters across East Anglia have been sharing the love this Valentine’s Day after local train operator Greater Anglia dished out love-themed treats.
Pentesec awarded Partner of the Year 2018 by Check Point
14/02/2018
Cyber security specialist Pentesec has been awarded European Partner of the Year 2018 by Check Point Software Technology through implementation of Check Point technology, maintained levels of world class expertise and first-class customer service in keeping with their Check Point 4-Star Elite status.
Points of View: Current Market
14/02/2018
Over the past month the FTSE 100 has fallen approximately 700 points, or 8.8 per cent.
Are you and your business geared up for new data protection laws?
13/02/2018
Most businesses currently wouldn’t think twice about emailing someone on their database with a special offer, staff invitation or company newsletter but from May this year, a strict new ruling aimed at protecting the data of citizens within the European Union comes into force.
Gong Hey Fat Choy! Here Come the Dragons!
13/02/2018
To celebrate Chinese New Year, Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust (ACT) has joined with Gable Events to launch the 14th Cambridge Dragon Boat Festival!
On the lookout for a charity challenge? Sign up to a 10K for Addenbrooke’s and the Rosie hospitals
13/02/2018
Interested in running? Looking for a charity challenge this year? Or are you just keen to have an incentive to get fit? If you are any of these, you could be just what Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust (ACT) and Hoohaah running events are looking for.
State Pension age rising to 70
13/02/2018
Big thanks to Ros Altman former pension minister (for the information): State Pension age rising to 70 even though UK State Pension is lowest in the world.
The Cambridge Building Society chooses Prudential Financial Planning for protection advice
13/02/2018
Prudential Financial Planning has begun offering financial advice to members of the Cambridge Building Society.
The importance of the Circular Economy - why we should all be interested
13/02/2018
Economic growth, while desirable, tends to be linked to consumption, yet consumption cannot continue indefinitely at the expense of the earth's resources.
What does Brexit mean for the media and entertainment sector?
13/02/2018
Much has been written regarding Brexit, and the impact this will have on some of our leading industries, including retail, farming, automotive and finance. But what does it mean for our creative sector, particularly media and entertainment?
A14 IDT Supply Chain Values Awards
09/02/2018
Mick George collect Collaborative Working Award at the IDT’s ‘Leadership Forum and Annual Supply Chain Values Awards 2017.
Experience Greater Anglia’s brand new trains through virtual reality
09/02/2018
Greater Anglia is giving people the chance to experience its brand new trains through virtual reality.
Kung Hei Fat Choi – Here come the dragons!
09/02/2018
Shoppers will be given the chance to climb aboard a full-size dragon boat and beat the drum to mark Chinese New Year at Serpentine Green Shopping Centre on Saturday 17 February.
Last chance for businesses to share the love for Valentine's Day
09/02/2018
Join the dozens of businesses featured on the #LoveYourHospice walls at Serpentine Green and Stamford Arts Centre having pledged support to Thorpe Hall Hospice this February.
Mick George contracted at Newmarket Business Park
09/02/2018
Local construction firm Mick George Ltd has been appointed to conduct Earthworks on behalf of Parkway Construction Ltd who are designing and building two industrial units at Newmarket Business Park.
New appointments as Vertas gears up for future growth
09/02/2018
Vertas Group Limited has started the year with three new key appointments, including the creation of a brand new role of Group Operations Director.
Cambridge residents entitled to refund for Lasting Power of Attorney
08/02/2018
Residents of Cambridgeshire who registered for a Lasting Power of Attorney between 1 April 2013 and 31 March 2017 are entitled to claim a refund for part of the registration fees paid, it has been announced this month.
Greater Anglia appoints Integrated Transport Manager
08/02/2018
Greater Anglia has appointment a brand new integrated transport manager to help make customers’ journeys to and from stations easier.
Greater Anglia’s recruitment team celebrate double awards victory
08/02/2018
The team responsible for recruiting new people to work at Greater Anglia is celebrating after scooping two national awards, beating blue chip opposition.
Miller Sands appoints new family solicitor
08/02/2018
Cambridge law firm Miller Sands has appointed a new family solicitor to head up its family law division, to provide expert advice on all matters including divorce, separation and child arrangement orders.
Sue Cartwright joins as Account Director at KISS
08/02/2018
KISS has continued to expand its senior management experience with the appointment of Sue Cartwright as Account Director.
IPM Global Mobility appoints new Head of Nordic Region for Scandinavia subsidiary office
07/02/2018
IPM Global Mobility (Scandinavia) ApS is delighted to announce the appointment of Lone Skriver as Head of Nordic Region for Scandinavia.
National Trust Register
07/02/2018
As a result of EU new anti-money laundering legislation introduced by the Government, a new compulsory National Trust Register has been introduced.
Do you use inert gas blanketing within your manufacturing process?
06/02/2018
Cambridge Sensotec Ltd explain the process of inert gas blanketing.
Feast of cultures celebrated during King’s Ely International Week
06/02/2018
Russian phrases, German delicacies and Hindi dance moves were among some of the things learnt by students during King’s Ely International Week.
King’s Ely rider Katie notches up more championship slots
06/02/2018
King’s Ely Senior student Katie Cameron has qualified for the National Schools’ Equestrian Association’s (NSEA) Eventers Challenge Championships.
Larkfleet Homes helps Spalding remember veterans' sacrifice
06/02/2018
The Larkfleet Homes Community Fund has donated £1,001 to help design and build a memorial to commemorate those who served their country and were killed in the Second World War.
Larkfleet scoops Best Development Award
06/02/2018
Larkfleet Homes South West has won Best New Housing Development in the Somerset Building Excellence Awards for its Churchinford Hills development.
Mick George make funding application change
06/02/2018
The ‘Community Fund’ offered by local construction business Mick George Ltd is set for changes, which should prove beneficial in supporting more applicants throughout the year.
Roythornes bolsters senior team with experienced BD appointment
06/02/2018
Roythornes Solicitors has appointed a new business development director to support the firm’s long-term strategy for growth.
Two Cambridge start-ups combine forces to develop autonomy for lightweight vehicles
06/02/2018
Cambridge Electric Transport (CET) and Robik AI have formed a partnership to develop and test autonomous operation capabilities for lightweight vehicles.
King's Ely students go Hogwarts crazy for Harry Potter event
05/02/2018
King’s Ely's Harry Potter fans donned their finest costumes for an afternoon of Hogwarts-themed fun and frolics.
Meet the expert sales team we've recruited to get the UK ready for the electric vehicles revolution
05/02/2018
FlexiSolar has announced details of the expert renewables team we have recruited to work with organisations across the country to provide integrated solar carport solutions.
National Apprenticeship Week 2018: Celebration of Apprentices and Employers
05/02/2018
National Apprenticeship Week will run from 5 to 9 March 2018 and is a celebration of the success of apprentices and the contribution of employers.
Public invited to Allison Homes show home opening in Pinchbeck, Spalding
05/02/2018
Lincolnshire-based housebuilder Allison Homes is to officially open a new show home at its Pinchbeck Fields development near Spalding.
Stocks in Focus: Diageo
05/02/2018
This week Girish Ramrous of NW Brown looks at Diageo plc, one of the world's largest beverage groups.
Analytik welcomes their new Digital Marketing Apprentice
02/02/2018
Analytik, leading suppliers of innovative analytical instrumentation, welcomes their new Digital Marketing Apprentice from 3aaa Cambridge.
Catch ‘A Glimpse of Heaven’ at Peterborough Cathedral on 23 February 2018
02/02/2018
Leading architectural historian and TV presenter Dr Jonathan Foyle is to give an illustrated talk at Peterborough Cathedral on Friday 23 February, to launch his new book Peterborough Cathedral: A Glimpse of Heaven.
Local business acts as mentor for youngsters
02/02/2018
Mick George Ltd is running an initiative in conjunction with Longsands Academy to provide students with the opportunity to display their entrepreneurial credentials that will help in any future employment situations.
Webtec recognises young talented engineer with Arkwright Scholarship
02/02/2018
Webtec have announced sixth-former George Cheeld as this year’s recipient of the Roy Cuthbert Scholarship.
2018 Greater Peterborough Business Survey: Measuring Peterborough's economic health
01/02/2018
The 2018 Greater Peterborough Business Survey has been launched to measure economic progress in the city over the last 12 months and look ahead to future prospects.
February family fun is promised at Peterborough Cathedral!
31/01/2018
A whole host of fun events are happening during February half term at Peterborough Cathedral!
Independent survey shows growing numbers of customers pleased with Greater Anglia
31/01/2018
The main independent rail passenger survey has recorded increasing levels of customer satisfaction among Greater Anglia customers, especially in the areas of punctuality and reliability of trains, ticket buying facilities and helpfulness of staff.
Join YMCA to support the homeless as 'Sleep Easy' returns for 2018
31/01/2018
Following Homelessness Sunday this weekend, YMCA Trinity Group has announced its 2018 date for Sleep Easy to raise awareness of sleeping rough and raise funds to support young, homeless people across the region.
King's Ely Sixth Former to take to the high seas thanks to annual award
31/01/2018
Intrepid King's Ely Sixth Form student Lynn Jakkaichawadol is preparing for the challenge of a lifetime.
King’s Ely students pay their respects at Holocaust Memorial Service
31/01/2018
Students and staff from King’s Ely Senior and King’s Ely Junior came together at Ely Cathedral to mark National Holocaust Memorial Day.
New Incubator Space to facilitate gamification concepts in Cambridgeshire
31/01/2018
A new Incubator Space was officially launched on Friday 26 January in Cambridge as part of the REACTOR project, which helps companies find new ways to gamify products and services to improve the human experience.
The ONE Group Ltd sets the standard for regional recruiters with the launch of a NEW website
31/01/2018
Specialist recruitment partners, The ONE Group Ltd have today announced the launch of their brand-new website for 2018.
Venue ties the knot with Monsoon Group to develop Asian events in the region
31/01/2018
The East of England Arena and Events Centre has announced that Asian event management specialist Monsoon, is to market, manage and deliver all Asian events at the venue.
Presentation Skills course helps you overcome your fears
30/01/2018
If standing up to speak in front of an audience is your worst nightmare, consider learning how to overcome your fears at a course next week run by Cambridge Network's Learning Collaboration.
A wonderful evening of song is promised at Peterborough Cathedral
29/01/2018
Huntingdon Male Voice Choir will be performing at Peterborough Cathedral on Saturday 17 February.
Former King’s Ely student to compete in Six Nations Championship 2018
29/01/2018
Old Elean Alan Gregory will be competing in this year’s Six Nations Championship after being selected for the Scotland Rugby League Under 20 Squad.
New CEO plans bright future for Buckles Solicitors
29/01/2018
Law firm Buckles Solicitors LLP is set to appoint its first ever CEO, as the firm goes from strength to strength.
Peterborough’s Green Festival relocates to Nene Park for 2018!
29/01/2018
The city’s annual Green Festival – one of the longest running and biggest environmental events in the whole of the UK – is set to move to a new venue for 2018!
Politicians and businesses plan sustainable future
29/01/2018
More than 100 politicians, business leaders and construction industry professionals from across the Midlands and East of England met at a conference in Stamford to discuss ways to develop 'sustainable communities'.
Hospice thanks Cambridgeshire's Freemasons for 'steadfast support' during landmark year
26/01/2018
Nearly £220,000 was donated to the widely-acclaimed building, with another £17,080 contributed to the Arthur Rank Hospice's running costs between January and December 2017.

Stocks in Focus: Rolls-Royce
26/01/2018
This week Colin Manktelow of NW Brown focuses on Rolls-Royce.
60 volunteers needed as Arthur Rank Hospice opens flagship fifth charity shop in Burleigh Street, Cambridge
25/01/2018
Arthur Rank Hospice is excited to be opening their biggest boutique charity shop yet in the bustling heart of independent Cambridge at 55 Burleigh Street, in February.
Book your stand at the 2018 Mission Possible Careers Show
25/01/2018
Exhibitor bookings are now open for the East of England's largest skills and careers event.
His Royal Highness, The Earl of Wessex visits Arthur Rank Hospice's new facility for official opening
25/01/2018
Arthur Rank Hospice's home at Shelford Bottom was officially opened at 2.00pm on Friday 19 January by His Royal Highness, The Earl of Wessex, Prince Edward.
How to make your data safer in 2018
25/01/2018
Jonathan Swan, Operations and IT Director at Roythornes Solicitors, questions what can be done to ensure your customers’ data is protected.
King's Ely students meet National Geographic Explorer Dan Raven Ellison
25/01/2018
National Geographic Explorer Dan Raven Ellison visited King's Ely to talk to students about some of his fascinating adventures.
Tinnitus Awareness week 2018
25/01/2018
angliEAR Hearing have a passion for helping people with Tinnitus so, for Tinnitus Week, we have set ourselves a target to raise awareness with at least 100,000 people with our events programme.
vatadvice.org shares best practice alongside Prime Minister Theresa May in The Parliamentary Review
25/01/2018
vatadvice.org appears alongside Prime Minister Theresa May in The Parliamentary Review - a series of documents published by Westminster Publications Ltd with the aim of sharing knowledge and raising standards.
Gavin Acheson welcomed to King’s Ely’s Board of Governors
24/01/2018
A new governor has been appointed at King’s Ely.
Take part in Best Employers Eastern Region 2018
24/01/2018
Best Employers Eastern Region returns for 2018 and founders Pure are encouraging organisations across the region to attend the launch event on 27 February.
Tim Peake’s spacecraft could land at Peterborough Cathedral this autumn
24/01/2018
It has been announced that Peterborough Cathedral is one of five venues shortlisted to host an exhibition of the Soyuz TMA-19M spacecraft, which was used by Tim Peake for his 2015-16 Principia mission.
Your business, is our business!
24/01/2018
Mick George introduce a ‘planned maintenance’ package.
CKH are finalists in prestigious national awards
23/01/2018
Cross Keys Homes (CKH) has been shortlisted in two categories in the most prestigious awards in the housing sector, having been named as finalists in the UK Housing Awards' Outstanding Approach to Tenant Involvement and Development Programme of the Year categories.
Metro Bank CEO to address city business conference
23/01/2018
Craig Donaldson, CEO of Peterborough's newest high street retail bank - Metro Bank will be the high profile keynote speaker at this year's Rawlinsons Business Conference in Peterborough on 8 March.

‘Walk to Remember’ and raise money for Thorpe Hall Hospice
22/01/2018
A spring woodland is the setting for a new event on the calendar at Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice, giving people the chance to remember loved ones while fundraising for hospice care.
Cambridgeshire farmer leaves over £200,000 to sight charity in his Will
22/01/2018
A charity working to improve the lives of visually impaired people in Cambridgeshire has received a donation of over £200,000 via Buckles Solicitors LLP.
Hundreds of socks donated to the homeless by generous King’s Ely community
22/01/2018
Students, staff and parents at King’s Ely have rallied round to support the homeless this winter.
King’s Ely student and his family qualify for quarter-finals of ITV quiz show
22/01/2018
A King’s Ely student and two members of his family have reached the quarter-finals of the popular new ITV show, Britain’s Brightest Family.
New initiative from Larkfleet Homes to help tackle housing crisis
22/01/2018
Larkfleet Homes has set up a new organisation to help tackle the housing crisis by providing affordable homes to rent.
Today is your last chance to get involved in this year's Business Excellence Awards
22/01/2018
Nominations close at midnight tonight for this year's Cambridge News Business Excellence Awards.
Breathe Technology showcase their business
17/01/2018
Breathe Technology will be exhibiting at the Peterborough Biscuit Business Event on 7 February, why not come and find out how we can help.
Greenwoods employees raise thousands for local causes in 2017
17/01/2018
Greenwoods Solicitors LLP are delighted to announce its charity fundraising total for 2017: £6,245.60 was raised by employees for their two nominated charities of the year.
Are you looking to recruit high calibre scientists?
16/01/2018
If your business seeks quality candidates in the scientific arena, consider taking part in Cambridge Network's next careers event, a Science Recruitment evening on Tuesday 27 February.
Business lecture explores 'Innovation in Education'
16/01/2018
The next Cambridge Network business lecture on Tuesday 30 January explores 'Innovation in Education' - looking at how the fast-moving world of technology can provide resources and virtual environments to enable teachers and trainers to motivate and engage with their students.
Businesses urged to embrace a circular future
16/01/2018
A pioneering economic model that is helping Peterborough achieve international acclaim, and could help local businesses enhance their overall efficiency, will be the main topic at the next Bondholder Breakfast organised by Opportunity Peterborough on 1 February 2018.
Cheaper weekday train travel on sale
16/01/2018
Weekday train travel is getting cheaper - thanks to a special offer just launched by Greater Anglia aimed at blowing away post-Christmas blues.
Compact solutions to help the environment
16/01/2018
Mick George Ltd now offer a range of recycling solutions suitable for different organisations.
King’s Ely duo qualify for Cross Country Championships
16/01/2018
Two King’s Ely athletes will be representing Cambridgeshire at this year’s Cross Country Championships.
PCSO helps King’s Ely Acremont pupils to try and catch the porridge thief
16/01/2018
Children at King’s Ely Acremont turned into mini crime scene investigators under the watchful eye of a local PCSO.
Exciting times for Scrutton Bland Financial Planning
15/01/2018
Scrutton Bland, a leading provider of financial services and independent financial planning advice has been named as one of the Top 100 financial planning firms in the UK.
S-Tech appoints new director
15/01/2018
Cambridge-based S-Tech Insurance Services has announced that Phil Thorpe was appointed to its board of directors.
Businesses urged to consider charity support in 2018
12/01/2018
Opportunities are open to businesses interested in boosting staff morale, increasing public awareness and embedding their name in their local community, through charitable support.
Charity PECT reaches 25-year milestone for environmental action
12/01/2018
Back in 1993 the charity PECT was launched to house the city’s environmental ambitions. The organisation has now reached its 25-year milestone, and is calling for members of the public to get involved in its plans to achieve an even greater impact in the next quarter of a century too.
Greater Anglia opens up station rooms for community use
12/01/2018
Greater Anglia is offering empty spaces in stations to local communities across Norfolk, Suffolk, Essex, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire.
Larkfleet Homes announces plans for a new housing development in Bourne
11/01/2018
Larkfleet Homes is bringing forward proposals for up to 110 new homes, a proportion of which would be 'affordable homes', on land north of Manning Road, Bourne.
Points of View: Market Outlook
11/01/2018
This week Trina Yates of NW Brown focuses on the global market outlook in 2018.
Recently engaged or planning your wedding?
11/01/2018
Trinity Hall's experienced wedding coordinator, Jane Telfer, shares her tips on planning the perfect wedding.
Cambridge News Business Excellence Awards
10/01/2018
There are just two weeks to go for you to make a bid to join the illustrious role of honour by entering the 2018 Cambridge News Business Excellence Awards.
Chief Exec says goodbye to his beard for charity
10/01/2018
Flagship Group Chief Executive David McQuade has said goodbye to his beard in aid of The Helping Harry Trust.
Christmas Raffle raises funds for local children's charities
10/01/2018
Staff from the Cambridge based construction company, the Kershaw Group, rounded off 2017 by raising £3,495 for two local charities, at their annual Christmas lunch and charity raffle.
Renowned violinist and pianist to perform at King’s Ely
10/01/2018
Acclaimed violinist Charlotte Rowan and pianist Charlotte Stevenson will be delighting an audience at King’s Ely this January.
Withburga house victorious in King’s Ely Senior House Debating Competition
10/01/2018
Withburga house were crowned the winners of the King’s Ely Senior House Debating Competition for the second year running.
Entries now open for the 20th Peterborough Dragon Boat Festival
09/01/2018
Entries are officially open for the annual Dragon Boat Festival which returns to Peterborough Rowing Lake on Saturday 9 June and organisers Gable Events are expecting a bumper turnout to celebrate its 20th anniversary year!
Environmental charity PECT calls for public votes to help reduce plastic pollution in Peterborough
09/01/2018
The charity PECT is bidding to bag a cash boost from the Tesco Bags of Help initiative to help reduce use of single-use plastic bottles and promote a healthy lifestyle, by improving access to free drinking water throughout Peterborough.
Get on course to learn in 2018
09/01/2018
Whatever your training needs, Cambridge Network's Learning Collaboration has a course to help you.
Waste management contract awarded
09/01/2018
Second contact secured by Mick George on the A14 improvement scheme.
Heath Court celebrates new sponsorship deal, by offering complimentary race tickets for customers
08/01/2018
Newmarket Racecourses is delighted to announce the Best Western Heath Court Hotel as the new headline sponsor for its popular race evening, featuring a six race card, on the Rowley Mile Racecourse on Thursday 17 May 2018.
Larkfleet Homes starts year with land deals for £35 million developments
08/01/2018
Lincolnshire builder and developer Larkfleet Homes has kicked off the New Year with a series of deals to buy land for 189 new homes with a total development value of £35 million.
New Year Recruitment Week
08/01/2018
Mick George to host recruitment week this month for job seekers.
New Year, new start – but how can you avoid your divorce turning ugly?
05/01/2018
After many warring couples cope with the pressure cooker that is Christmas – January and a new start to a new year is often the time to call it a day.
Spanish dancers and musicians celebrate Katharine of Aragon with Peterborough Cathedral performance
05/01/2018
An evening of Spanish dance, music, and words from the homeland of Henry VIII’s first queen is to open the 2018 Katharine of Aragon Festival on Thursday 25 January.
Woodfines take a place on enlarged Metro Bank lending and securities panel
05/01/2018
Woodfines are pleased to announce that after a successful tender, we have won a place on Metro Bank's lending and securities panel.
Event venue's founder sponsors enter into new partnership deal
04/01/2018
Long running supporters of the East of England Arena and Events Centre (EEAEC), leading independent insurance brokers and financial planners Alan Boswell Group have recently renewed its sponsorship agreement, for the fourth year, with the regional venue.
Risk management company goes from strength to strength
04/01/2018
The team at Norwich-based Alan Boswell Risk Management (ABRM) has expanded less than a year after the company launched, due to unprecedented demand for its services.
£757,000k Not Out
03/01/2018
An increasing sight in the Cambridgeshire region, local business Mick George Ltd is certainly justifying its presence, with yet another funding donation to eight separate developments throughout the county.
King’s Ely mathematicians shine in annual competition
03/01/2018
Talented King’s Ely students won a haul of awards in this year’s Senior Maths Challenge.
King’s Ely students get creative with global fashion designer
03/01/2018
Award winning fashion designer José Hendo visited King’s Ely to share her skills and expertise with Sixth Form students.
Larkfleet CEO predicts 'opportunity and uncertainty' in 2018 housebuilding market
03/01/2018
Karl Hick, CEO of Lincolnshire housebuilder Larkfleet Homes, predicts that the new homes market in 2018 is set to benefit from the budget that was delivered towards the end of last year by Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond.
Start-ups: make an impact in 2018
03/01/2018
Start-ups with ideas to make a positive impact on people, planet or place, are being offered the opportunity to join Allia's next cohort for the Serious Impact Accelerator in Cambridge.
Christmas Tree recycling appeal
02/01/2018
Community comes together to help Arthur Rank Hospice top previous tree donations.
Dreadnought building given new lease of life
02/01/2018
T R Freeman ltd, part of the Kershaw Group, is proud to be working on a complete roof refurbishment of the Dreadnought building, University of Greenwich.
Larkfleet starts work on Oakham retirement homes and dementia care unit
02/01/2018
Larkfleet Homes has started construction work on a 'continuing care retirement community' (CCRC) in Oakham, Rutland.
Larkfleet's New Year resolution - help plug construction skills gap
02/01/2018
Larkfleet Homes, the Lincolnshire-based housebuilder, has made a New Year resolution for 2018.
The sky's the limit for Kershaw
02/01/2018
Kershaw Mechanical Services is adding to their education portfolio once more, after being selected for the Mechanical and Electrical installation at a brand-new Professional and Technical Skills Centre based in the grounds of Stansted airport.
Cambridge company cleans up with contract wins and award recognition
22/12/2017
Cambridge-based contract cleaning specialist Atkins Gregory has announced that it has made the final cut in the bi-annual Golden Service Awards, the cleaning industry's most significant awards.
Acceptable working temperatures: Don’t get left out in the cold
21/12/2017
When it’s outside – the temperature in the office can be as unpredictable as the British weather itself.
Bitcoin: Is it an investment worth making?
21/12/2017
At the moment investor news is flooded by the Bitcoin phenomenon.
Ellgia expands services in West Norfolk
21/12/2017
Ellgia Limited, one of Cambridgeshire’s Top 100 companies, is expanding services into West Norfolk due to demands from our customers and new business opportunities.
Ellgia is in the Top 100 companies in Cambridgeshire
21/12/2017
Ely based Ellgia was recognised in the Cambridgeshire Ltd 2017 report as one of the Top 100 Businesses in Cambridgeshire, which is compiled each year by Global Accounting and Consultancy firm Grant Thornton.
Greater Anglia to run full Christmas timetable during planned RMT strike on 27 December
21/12/2017
Greater Anglia will be running a full service on all four forthcoming RMT strike days.
Atkins Gregory tackles the stigma of mental health
20/12/2017
Atkins Gregory recognise that we have a duty of care to respond to our employees' mental health needs in the same way we do to physical conditions.
A King’s Ely Christmas to remember…
19/12/2017
A beautiful service of carols and festive readings brought an action-packed programme of Christmas events at King’s Ely to an end.
Beacon helping the homeless
19/12/2017
Each year Beacon Wealth Management Ltd comes up with different ideas and takes part in events to raise £1000’s for charities
Greater Anglia’s Revenue Protection team spread some Christmas cheer to help the homeless
19/12/2017
Kind-hearted members of Greater Anglia’s Revenue Protection team have given up their own gifts and donated to help homeless people in the run up to Christmas.
Homeless children enjoy visit from Father Christmas at CKH Christmas Party
19/12/2017
Cross Keys Homes (CKH) joined forces with Father Christmas and a group of local businesses to bring some Christmas cheer to children without a permanent place to call home.
Keep Christmas Merry not miserable for the children - say lawyers
18/12/2017
Relationship breakdowns or splits can be stressful at any time – but add children and Christmas into the mix, and the pressure on both parties is bound to escalate.
Travel advice for Christmas rail journeys in East Anglia
18/12/2017
Greater Anglia is reassuring customers that the railway is open for travel this Christmas despite engineering works taking place near London.
Festive markets bring Christmas spirit to the heart of the city
15/12/2017
Ely Markets will raise the city’s Christmas spirit with an array of festive markets throughout next week.
Cancer care charity gets donation from Larkfleet Homes
14/12/2017
Larkfleet Homes has handed £1,000 to cancer care charity Macmillan Cancer Support after a series of fundraising events.
Citystay scoop SME Business of the Year Award
14/12/2017
Citystay Serviced Apartments in Cambridge are the recipient of the Highly Commended SME Business of the Year award by the Association of Serviced Apartment Providers at their fifth annual Gala Dinner & Awards evening.
King’s Ely students wow audiences with sell-out production of Grease
14/12/2017
Almost 1,500 people witnessed talented King’s Ely students stage the charming American musical Grease.
Rail station Christmas events hope to raise thousands for charity
14/12/2017
The teams at Greater Anglia’s rail stations will be spreading a little festive cheer to busy commuters as they pass through stations tomorrow (15 December), with free cookies and chocolates, and festive fun to help raise money for Save the Children.
Scrutton Bland sign an exciting deal with Essex Cricket
14/12/2017
Scrutton Bland are delighted to announce a new three-year agreement with Essex Cricket.
ABAX enters Germany and continues its expansion streak in Europe
13/12/2017
The Norwegian telematics company ABAX announced today that it is to continue its expansion streak as the company enters Germany.
Explorer Jake Heath inspires students at King’s Ely Acremont
13/12/2017
Tales of flying fish and ferocious storms from a Guinness World Record holder enthralled children at King’s Ely Acremont.
Give back some Christmas cheer this year, with Arthur Rank Hospice
13/12/2017
If you’re someone who likes to give something back at this time of year, Arthur Rank Hospice may have the perfect solution to help you out, whilst adding to that warm festive feeling inside!
Chamber members invited to ‘play’ with revolutionary online security tool
12/12/2017
Cloud-pin Ltd wants members of the Chamber to try out what it believes is the password and identity confirmation system of the future.
Cross Keys Homes celebrate community champions
12/12/2017
Cross Keys Homes (CKH) said a massive thank you to Peterborough residents who give back to the community at their annual Resident's Awards evening this month.
Family solicitors spread festive cheer to local children and young people with Christmas Toy appeal
12/12/2017
The family team at Hegarty Solicitors in Peterborough has been buying extra Christmas presents this year for vulnerable local children and young people who may be facing a difficult time this Christmas.
Mick George embark on new venture
12/12/2017
East Anglia based construction supplier, Mick George Ltd, and housebuilder, Campbell Buchanan, are about to embark on an exciting new venture with the launch of Markham & George Property Limited.
Classic Christmas movies on show at Peterborough Cathedral
11/12/2017
Families and film lovers are invited to come and see some classic Christmas movies in the spectacular setting of Peterborough Cathedral between Christmas and New Year.
Flawless teach King’s Ely students all the latest street dance moves
11/12/2017
Global street dance sensation Flawless put students through their paces during a high energy masterclass at King’s Ely.
Phenomenal local support results in funding for new student enterprise programme
11/12/2017
Following a public vote in November, Form the Future CIC is one of 12 organisations in the Midlands and East region that has been awarded a grant from the NatWest Skills & Opportunities Fund.
Scientific Stocking is first step in supporting science club at local school
11/12/2017
Domino Printing Sciences donated a selection of items as resource materials to enhance science lessons and as the first step towards sponsoring a regular after-school Science Club.
Ten ideas to refresh your meeting breaks
11/12/2017
How many meetings have you been to where the refreshment breaks provide the usual coffee, tea and pre-packaged biscuits? But why not consider more creative alternatives, asks Freya Vaughan, Marketing & Events Officer at Murray Edwards College in Cambridge.
Virtual ticket agents help Greater Anglia passengers at ticket machines
11/12/2017
Rail passengers in East Anglia who have a query while using a ticket machine can now press a button which will put them straight through to a real person who can help them buy tickets and find the best fares.
Addenbrooke’s Paediatric Day Unit transforms with community support
08/12/2017
Children with cancer and other serious conditions who attend the Paediatric Day Unit at Addenbrooke’s, will now have a better patient experience thanks to transformative improvement works supported by the community and Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust.
Bumper Christmas present collection for children in need
08/12/2017
Staff and students at Cambridge Regional College have donated more than 400 Christmas presents to children in need across the county.
Local Chartered Accountants help businesses celebrate success at National Awards
08/12/2017
A local firm of Chartered Accountants has helped celebrate the successes of the UK's Small Businesses at a prestigious national awards ceremony.
New Community Partnerships Manager strengthens Greater Anglia’s community links
08/12/2017
Greater Anglia has appointed Paul Haynes as its first Community Partnerships Manager to strengthen its support for the region’s five Community Rail Partnerships (CRPs) and its wider community links.
Kershaw Pick up Contract fit for a King Street
07/12/2017
Kershaw Contracting Services are delighted to have been awarded the contract to carry out over 230 full asbestos management surveys on behalf of King Street Housing in Cambridge.
Make the advent countdown count with YMCA Trinity Group
07/12/2017
YMCA Trinity Group suggests 24 ways to make a difference this advent.
Mick George provide grant for Chesterton Swimming Pool
07/12/2017
Faced with the threat of closure, Cambridgeshire Educational Trust, on behalf of Chesterton Community College has been seeking funds to rectify deterioration of the Swimming Pool liner within their Sports Centre facility.
Eastern Agri-tech innovation hub showcases research and investment in local businesses
06/12/2017
Councillors were given the opportunity to see first-hand how research is being used to reduce crop and food waste here in the East, when representatives from East Cambridgeshire District Council (ECDC) were invited on a tour of the The Eastern Agri-Tech Innovation Hub.
Festive cheer at Peterborough Cathedral’s Christmas Concert
06/12/2017
A memorable evening of festive cheer is offered at Peterborough Cathedral’s traditional Christmas concert on Friday 15 December at 7.30pm.
Greenwoods Solicitors LLP support Fairline's expansion plans in Southampton
06/12/2017
Greenwoods Solicitors LLP was delighted to act for Oundle based client Fairline Yachts to secure its expansion into a five-acre (20,000 sq metre) facility in a waterside location.
Mick George Ltd Provide Solid Foundations for A14 Improvements
06/12/2017
Mick George Ltd has been contracted to complete a significant proportion of work on the A14 project.
Digital Project Manager vacancy
05/12/2017
KISS Public Relations are looking for an experienced Digital Project Manager to expand our team.
Tunnels under Cambridge could solve congestion, says expert
05/12/2017
Tunnelling under central Cambridge could provide a real solution to some of the city's growing traffic congestion problems.
UX/UI Creative Lead vacancy
05/12/2017
KISS Public Relations are looking for a talented UX/UI Creative Lead to expand our team, with a strong passion for developing brands and customer experiences.
Kershaw Contracting Services celebrate two-year asbestos contract
30/11/2017
Cambridge based Kershaw Contracting Services are delighted to have recently been awarded the contract for asbestos surveys and removals in the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham.
Light up a life this Sunday
30/11/2017
Join Arthur Rank Hospice this Sunday for a moment of reflection to remember loved ones.
Local Solicitor recognised as expert Trust and Estate Practitioner
30/11/2017
Claire Clarke, solicitor at Hegarty Solicitors in Peterborough, Stamford and Oakham has been awarded full membership of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP).
Murray Edwards College stars in accommodation audit
30/11/2017
A Cambridge College is celebrating receiving a Three Star Campus Rating for the third time, following an in-depth audit of the standard of en-suite accommodation it provides for conference delegates and B&B guests.
Spirus Marketing launches Christmas appeal for local charities
30/11/2017
Spirus Marketing is launching its annual Christmas appeal this week for two local charities who support the homeless and those in vulnerable housing.
Christmas is coming! Ely markets bring festive cheer to city
29/11/2017
Ely Markets will raise the city’s Christmas spirit with an array of festive markets throughout December.
CKH takes delivery of first new affordable homes
29/11/2017
Cross Keys Homes has taken delivery of its first affordable new homes in South Cambridgeshire.
Greater Anglia engineers win awards for improving train reliability
29/11/2017
Greater Anglia has won six rail industry awards for big improvements to train reliability so that they go further without developing faults, making them the most reliable trains of their category in the country.
King’s Ely Junior pupils stage imaginative production of Grimm Tales
29/11/2017
Thespians at King’s Ely Junior wowed audiences with their sell-out production of Grimm Tales.
King’s Ely Sixth Form students meet former PM Gordon Brown during visit to city
29/11/2017
Government and Politics students at King’s Ely were given the chance to fire questions at former Labour Prime Minister Gordon Brown.
Annual Katharine of Aragon Festival adds a Spanish twist for 2018
28/11/2017
Peterborough Cathedral and Vivacity’s annual festival commemorating the city’s connection with Katharine of Aragon, the Spanish princess who became Henry VIII’s first queen, will be joined by Spanish musicians and dancers in 2018.
Don't miss out on the chance to enter the Cambridge Business Excellence Awards 2018
28/11/2017
Pure is proud to once again be supporting the Cambridge Business Excellence Awards and is reminding local organisations not to miss out on a chance of winning a prestigious accolade.
Larkfleet Homes pledges to help solve industry skills gap
28/11/2017
Larkfleet Homes has pledged to work with its subcontractors to recruit and train more people to the highest standards to help to tackle 'head on' the pressing building industry skills gap in the East Midlands and East of England.
A new future for Addenbrooke’s 10 year global health partnerships programme
27/11/2017
On Thursday 23 November 2017, Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust’s global health partnerships programme held a lecture and reception to celebrate 10 years of hospital staff volunteering in collaboration with healthcare workers across the globe, and to announce its plans for the future.
Bidwells makes senior promotions within management team
27/11/2017
One of the UK’s leading property consultancies has just announced two major promotions within its Management Team in line with its business strategy.
Brexit, Budget and Breakfast - another successful event for Scrutton Bland
27/11/2017
Scrutton Bland, a leading provider of accounting, tax and financial advice and services to individuals and businesses across the region has held its second Budget Breakfast of the year this morning 2017.
Cohabitation Awareness Week
27/11/2017
Hundreds of unmarried couples in St Neots are at risk of losing everything if the relationship breaks down.
Community to help the homeless
27/11/2017
Jeffrey Mills Solicitors organise homeless collection.
Important information on equality law for businesses
27/11/2017
Cambridge City Council wants to ensure that you are meeting your legal requirements related to disabled access following recent court action against Cambridge businesses.
Ministry of Defence present six East Anglian businesses with prestigious Silver Employer Recognition Award
27/11/2017
Commodore Matt Harrison OBE Royal Navy, on behalf of the Ministry of Defence, awarded six East Anglian businesses with an Armed Forces Covenant Silver Employer Recognition Scheme Award.
New King’s and Queen’s Scholars appointed
27/11/2017
King’s Ely King’s and Queen’s Scholars of 2017 have been appointed.
Chancellor offers little to SMEs in Autumn Budget, despite calling them the 'backbone' of the economy
23/11/2017
While measures around the UK's high-tech economy and a dramatic cut to Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) for first-time buyers dominated Philip Hammond's Budget, George Hay Chartered Accountants has criticised the lack of support for SMEs.
Funding secures CKH's development programme
23/11/2017
Peterborough based housing association, Cross Keys Homes (CKH) has secured an additional £80 million loan investment from Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking and Handelsbanken, to facilitate its further growth and development.
Larkfleet welcomes budget changes for housing and gets national TV coverage
23/11/2017
Housing developer Larkfleet Homes - based in Bourne, Lincolnshire - has welcomed changes to the housing market put forward in the budget by Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond.
Cambridge North sees continued passenger growth six months on
22/11/2017
Passenger numbers at the UK’s newest railway station – Cambridge North – are continuing to grow six months after the station was opened, figures have revealed.
Kier staff swap the office for hands-on construction
22/11/2017
Office staff at construction giant Kier swapped their desks for a hands-on bricklaying session when they visited Cambridge Regional College for a novel team-building exercise.
Businesses look set to reduce CO2 emissions by 1,800 tonnes with help from Business Energy Efficiency project
21/11/2017
Since the Business Energy Efficiency (BEE) project launched in the Greater Cambridge Greater Peterborough area in spring 2017, the programme has supported 70 SMEs to identify cost savings of £411,233 and carbon savings of 1,801t. That's the equivalent of 535 flights from London to Sydney!
Calling all jobseekers: come and meet some of the region's top employers
21/11/2017
If you're in the market for a new job, or just want to see what kind of opportunities are available, don't miss the next Cambridge Network Candidate Evening which takes place on Tuesday 28 November 2017.
Charity PECT set to help Peterborough residents enjoy a warmer home this winter
21/11/2017
Are you a local Peterborough resident? Would you like to cut costs and keep your home warm this winter for less? The environmental charity PECT can provide support with its free energy advice service: Warm Homes.
Cross Keys Homes begins building work at Hampton Court, Westwood
21/11/2017
Construction work on the former car park at Hampton Court, Westwood has begun following planning approval for the site being granted by Peterborough City Council earlier this year.
Eye School makes a splash with Larkfleet Community Fund donation
21/11/2017
Eye Church of England Primary School, in the village of Eye, Peterborough, will be refurbishing its swimming pool thanks in part to a £5,000 donation from local housebuilder Larkfleet Homes.
Focus on clever marketing at Celebration of Communication
21/11/2017
Marketers from around Peterborough took away a host of new ideas following a seminar organised by promotional merchandise firm Vibrant Colour earlier this month.
Key milestone for new £10.5 million skills centre
21/11/2017
A new £10.5 million skills centre at Alconbury Weald marked a key milestone when it was officially topped out by Huntingdon MP Jonathan Djanogly.
King of the Ring
21/11/2017
In excess of 300 people turned out in force at Vic’s Gym, Peterborough, for a special Charity Boxing night, delivered by local business Mick George Ltd.
Solicitors’ arrange £10,000 Magpas Air Ambulance donation
21/11/2017
A life-saving medical charity has received a cash boost from a trust administered by Peterborough-based Buckles Solicitors LLP.
All set for Christmas Market at Peterborough Cathedral
20/11/2017
Peterborough Cathedral is getting ready to host its first ever Christmas Market on Saturday 2 December, with stallholders bringing all manner of Christmas craft and gift items for sale.
Region’s budding young entrepreneurs to face Christmas buying public in St Ives
20/11/2017
Classroom-based entrepreneurs from across the region are set to gather in St Ives on Saturday 16 December for Huntingdonshire Young Enterprise’s popular annual Christmas Market.
Council launches consultation on first steps to deliver a balanced budget next year
17/11/2017
The first phase of a plan which details how Peterborough City Council will look to deliver a balanced budget across the next three financial years has been published.
Join in National Tree Week celebrations in Peterborough!
17/11/2017
National Tree Week is a great chance for you to do something positive for your local treescape and to get involved with making a difference!
King’s Ely wins sustainable travel award
17/11/2017
King’s Ely has become the first independent school in Cambridgeshire to win a Modeshift STARS Bronze award.
Pure and Birkett Long Employment Seminar attracts 50 HR professionals
17/11/2017
Over 50 employers and HR professionals attended an Employment Law seminar held in Essex by Pure and Birkett Long, designed to provide practical workshops and employment law updates for local businesses.
Better care would reduce NHS clinical negligence claims
14/11/2017
This month, national headlines have reported that ‘fraud’ costs the NHS an estimated £1.25 billion a year.
Dairy Farm demolition works
14/11/2017
Construction company Mick George Ltd has begun Demolition works on the former Dairy Crest site, on Cambridge Road, Fenstanton, which lies adjacent to the A14 carriageway.
Look into the Future of Transport at Cambridge Network event
14/11/2017
Would you like to understand the different visions for better transport in Cambridge?
Pollution incident at Werrington Brook affects local wildlife
14/11/2017
Project partners for the Werrington Brook Improvements project in Peterborough were dismayed to learn of a recent pollution incident, which had devastating effects on the local wildlife, most notably a pair of well-known breeding swans.
Sweet success with latest project for Kershaw Contracting Services
14/11/2017
Cambridge based Kershaw Contracting Services are delighted to have been chosen to undertake the asbestos removal for the £3m refurbishment of the Chocolate Factory in North London.
Award nomination for Greater Anglia’s recruitment team
13/11/2017
Greater Anglia has received more than 12,500 job applications over the last 12 months.
Ely welcomes the addition of 128 new parking spaces
13/11/2017
An additional 128 parking spaces near Ely train station have been opened to residents this week.
Joyner Bolt receives national recognition from the Timber Industry
13/11/2017
Cambridgeshire based Joyner Bolt were delighted to win the Structural Timber Association’s 2017 Product Innovation award during the recent Construction Week exhibition at the Birmingham NEC.
Peterborough makes Heathrow expansion longlist
13/11/2017
A bid by Opportunity Peterborough has secured Peterborough a place on the longlist of 65 potential locations that could support £16 billion expansion plans for Heathrow airport.
‘St Nicholas’ arrives on 25th November at Peterborough Cathedral
10/11/2017
St Nicholas, the early Christian bishop whose legendary gift-giving was the inspiration for Father Christmas, will be celebrated in a concert at Peterborough Cathedral on Saturday 25 November, at 7.30pm.
Experience Greater Anglia’s brand new trains through virtual reality
10/11/2017
Greater Anglia is giving people the chance to experience its brand new trains through virtual reality.
Final consultation on East Cambridgeshire Local Plan
10/11/2017
The Local Plan for East Cambridgeshire has commenced its final stage of consultation.
Funding success helps supports adult learners
10/11/2017
Cross Keys Homes has been successful in securing over £15,000 of funding through City College Peterborough's Community Learning Trust fund.
King’s Ely community remembers the fallen
10/11/2017
King’s Ely students, staff, families and Old Eleans came together for one of the most poignant events of the school calendar – the annual Service of Remembrance.
Pure's charity quiz raises £1,925 for STARS
10/11/2017
Pure hosted its annual Cambridge charity quiz night on Thursday 9 November, bringing local businesses and clients together for a fun evening which raised over £1,925 for Cambridgeshire charity STARS.
Community garden gets a green makeover with help from Forest for Peterborough
09/11/2017
After receiving a prize fund of £12,000, received from customer votes through Tesco’s in-store Bags of Help initiative, the project Forest for Peterborough is giving the community garden at WestRaven Big Local a green makeover!
Mick George and PwC join forces to support local entrepreneurs
09/11/2017
Earlier this year, Mick George Ltd took the lead in a unique talent search, encouraging local entrepreneurs to come forward to seek support in bringing their ‘excellent business propositions’ to market.
Renowned tenor and pianist to perform at King’s Ely
09/11/2017
Acclaimed tenor Nicky Spence and pianist Andrew Matthews-Owen will be delighting an audience at King’s Ely this November.
Younger generation urged to think about Lasting Powers of Attorney
09/11/2017
It is estimated only around a third of the adult population have a Will – and even less have made a Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) to deal with important lifetime decisions, say Buckles Solicitors LLP.
Over £470,000 raised by Bridge the Gap Charity Walk, over 16 years
08/11/2017
A special 'Thank You' get together was held on Tuesday 7 November, to celebrate everything that has been achieved with the City's annual Bridge the Gap Charity Walk - sponsored by Cambridge Building Society - since it first began in 2001.
Pudsey Bear visits for Children in Need
07/11/2017
Pudsey Bear to visit Huntingdonshire this week with Beacon Wealth Management Ltd.
Atkins Gregory pledges support for the Armed Forces Covenant
06/11/2017
Atkins Gregory has received the bronze award from the Armed Forces Covenant Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS), in recognition of our commitment to the scheme.
Charity bag packing seeks volunteers
03/11/2017
Anna's Hope have been lucky enough to secure fundraising opportunities at Queensgate and M&S for the run-up to Christmas and need your help.
King’s Ely Acremont and Nursery pupils support charity toy donation appeal
03/11/2017
Pupils at King’s Ely Acremont and Nursery have gone out of their way to help support people who are less fortunate than themselves.
Webtec release ‘how to’ video guide
03/11/2017
Webtec’s new video shows how to install and set-up hydraulic attachments for optimum performance and efficiency.
Stocks in Focus: Connect Group
02/11/2017
This week I am revisiting Connect Group, the UK-based distribution and logistics company, following the announcement of its preliminary 2017 full year results last week.
Top Safety Accreditation for Cambridge company
02/11/2017
Cambridge based business T R Freeman (part of the Kershaw Group), has been awarded accreditation from Alcumus SafeContractor for achieving excellence in health and safety in the workplace.
Allison Homes 'spooky' show home opens in Oakley Rise, Corby
01/11/2017
Lincolnshire-based housebuilder Allison Homes has officially opened a new show home in Oakley Rise near Corby.
Peterborough named one of the UK's top Smart Cities
01/11/2017
Peterborough has been named as one of the UK's top 10 leading Smart Cities in a report published last week (commencing 23 October).
Have your say on the Future of Transport in Cambridge
31/10/2017
Cambridge suffers from congestion at peak traffic times, often at its worst in the long winter evenings during school term times. But is there a way to alleviate traffic congestion?
Arthur Rank Hospice's popular Ely Festive 5K sells out faster than ever
30/10/2017
All 650 places snapped up for the 2017 Ely Festive 5K.
Buckles Solicitors’ community commitment to help heart patients
30/10/2017
Would you know what to do in a potential life or death situation if ever faced with one?
King’s Ely Junior raises thousands of pounds for Cancer Research UK
30/10/2017
Fantastic fundraisers at King’s Ely Junior (KEJ) have raised almost £18,000 for Cancer Research UK.
New European Director at Domino Digital Printing Solutions
30/10/2017
Domino Digital Printing Solutions is strengthening its senior team with the appointment of Shane Dewar as European Director Europe with responsibility for driving sales of the company’s ink jet printing equipment and managing support services across the EMEA region.
Top marks for T R Freeman as they secure roofing contract at Holy Family School
27/10/2017
Kershaw Group's roofing division, T R Freeman, are once again adding to their extensive education portfolio, following the award of the roofing element of works being under taken at the Holy Family School in Walthamstow.
Cross Keys Homes teams up with NCT
26/10/2017
Cross Keys Homes (CKH) is teaming up with NCT (National Childbirth Trust) to train volunteer Birth and Beyond Community Supporters (BBCS) to reach out to disadvantaged parents in Peterborough.
Ely Cathedral Girls’ Choir inspires the next generation
26/10/2017
There were smiles all round when girls with a love of singing got to experience a day in the life of a member of Ely Cathedral Girls’ Choir.
Stocks in Focus: British American Tobacco
26/10/2017
This week Colin Manktelow looks at British American Tobacco (BAT), which is a leading company in the global tobacco industry.
Conscious Communications crowned a ‘Force for Good’ at national industry awards
24/10/2017
Cambridge based public relations and marketing agency, Conscious Communications, has been crowned a ‘Force for Good’ at the 2017 PR Week UK Awards.
Energy efficiency standards deadline just six months away
24/10/2017
Landlords have just six months to get ready for new energy standards which are due to come into effect on 1 April 2018, warns property, estate management and farming specialists Strutt & Parker.
Larkfleet pulls out all the stops for Jack
24/10/2017
Bourne-based housing developer Larkfleet Homes pulled out all the stops for Mr and Mrs Allen and their son Jack when they moved into their new Larkfleet home at Bourne Heights.
Measuring gases - What is the fuss about?
24/10/2017
Gases are everywhere and you may be surprised just how many items you use daily, that have been manufactured under controlled gas environments.
Christmas Present Wrapping at Queensgate Peterborough
20/10/2017
Children’s brain tumour charity Anna’s Hope are looking for Volunteers to wrap Christmas presents at Queensgate Peterborough.
Environmental charity PECT launches community fridge project in Peterborough to tackle food waste and help local residents
19/10/2017
In a bid to tackle high levels of food waste and to redistribute food to those most in need, the environmental charity PECT is launching a community fridge project in Peterborough this October.
Greenwoods Solicitors LLP receives excellent ratings in Legal 500 2017
19/10/2017
The 2017 edition of The Legal 500 - an independent review of law firms - has just been published and Greenwoods Solicitors LLP has secured excellent ratings.
King’s Ely students launch Inter-Schools Parliamentary Debating Competition
19/10/2017
King’s Ely kick-started this year’s annual South East Cambridgeshire Inter-Schools Parliamentary Debating Competition, being the first to hold their in house preliminary debate on Friday 13 October.
Local Sponsorship Round-Up
19/10/2017
The penultimate round of local sponsorship from Mick George Ltd for 2017 has now ended, with 10 successful applicants each sharing a proportion of the generous financial and service based donations.
Stocks in Focus: Centrica
18/10/2017
This week Girish Ramrous focuses on Centrica.
Cup competition donation
17/10/2017
Mick George provides sponsorship support for Hinchingbrooke Challenge Cup.
King’s Ely student qualifies for National Junior Sailing Squad
17/10/2017
King’s Ely Senior student Ted Pepper has made a splash by qualifying for the International Topper Class Association (ITCA) 5.3 National Squad.
Cambridge named ‘Station of the Year’
16/10/2017
Cambridge rail station has been crowned ‘Station of the Year’ at the National Transport Awards 2017.
Cambridge STEM outreach programme launches with a bang
16/10/2017
On Thursday 12 October, leading science and technology organisations from across Cambridgeshire gathered at Churchill College to kick off this year’s Cambridge LaunchPad programme.
Further success for members of King’s Ely Equestrian Team
16/10/2017
Three King’s Ely riders qualified for the National Schools Equestrian Association (NSEA) Championship Plate.
Half Term fun at Peterborough Cathedral
16/10/2017
There are activities in store for all ages at Peterborough Cathedral during October Half Term week.
Joe Peake welcomed to King’s Ely’s Board of Governors
16/10/2017
A new governor has been appointed at King’s Ely.
Relationship statistics show importance of ‘pre-nups’ for pensioners
16/10/2017
If you think that wedding pre-nuptial agreements are primarily for the rich and /or famous – then think again, as figures show a rise in older people tying the knot and protecting their assets.
Success for local law firm, Hunt & Coombs Solicitors, as the prestigious Legal 500 UK 2017 rankings results are announced
16/10/2017
Hunt & Coombs Solicitors in Peterborough are extremely proud to have once more received top tier recommendations in the Legal 500 UK 2017.
Virtual bike ride to raise funds for charity
16/10/2017
Beacon Wealth Management Ltd and Jeffrey Mills solicitors are doing their bit to raise cancer-fighting cash for Stand Up To Cancer.
Arthur Rank Hospice's 1st birthday plans
12/10/2017
Join the party and help raise £20,410.96 - enough to run Arthur Rank Hospice for a day.
First homes for sale for Flagship unveiled
12/10/2017
As part of its commitment and drive to diversify its housing portfolio and meet the housing supply shortage, Flagship Group is unveiling its first ever homes for sale and the first scheme of its kind in South Cambridgeshire this week at a special event (Thursday 12 October).
Mick George Ltd team with BBC for a great cause
12/10/2017
Mick George donate skips worth £6,000 to the forthcoming DIY SOS project for Cambridge United FC fan, Simon Dobbin.
Mick George shortlisted once again
12/10/2017
The annual Sustainability and Resource Awards held by the Chartered Institute of Waste Management (CIWM) is firmly insight, with the ceremony set to take place in early November at the Grosvenor Square Marriot hotel, London.
PAB Languages Centre and REC partnership results in benefits for REC Members
12/10/2017
Recruitment & Employment Confederation (REC) has signed a strategic partnership agreement with PAB Languages Center to establish a long-term relationship.
Pure brings region's PAs together for an interactive session on stress and wellbeing
12/10/2017
Pure brought together Personal Assistants (PAs) from across the region for a breakfast seminar focussed on providing top tips on managing stress and improving wellbeing.
Stamp out hate crime in Peterborough
12/10/2017
Cross Keys Homes (CKH) and the SaferPeterborough Partnership will be supporting National Hate Crime Awareness Week (NHCAW) with a series of Pop Up information events across the city.
Dame Fiona Reynolds inspires students and guests at King’s Ely
11/10/2017
Dame Fiona Reynolds was guest speaker at King’s Ely’s James Bowman Lecture this year.
Join PECT for a new season of Forest for Peterborough tree planting events!
11/10/2017
The project Forest for Peterborough, run by the environmental charity PECT, may have just planted its 100,000 tree, but it’s still got a way to go to achieve its ambition of planting one tree for every person living in the city.
Kershaw Contracting Services are going for gold with their latest training award
11/10/2017
Kershaw Contracting Services are delighted to have been awarded the 'Gold Training Award' from ARCA (Asbestos Removal Contractors Association) in recognition of attaining the Gold ARCA training standards 2016/17.
Athene Communications named as Region’s Outstanding PR Consultancy at Industry Awards
10/10/2017
Peterborough based communications consultancy, Athene Communications, took home the Outstanding PR Consultancy award at last week’s Anglia, Thames & Chiltern CIPR PRide Awards and were runners up in two other categories.
Cellbond announces new deal for ATD sales in Korea
10/10/2017
Cellbond, the world-renowned designer and manufacturer of vehicle passive safety test equipment, has announced an agreement with their existing crash test barrier agent, A&G Technology Co. Ltd, to market Cellbond ATD products in Korea.
East Cambridgeshire local plan approved for consultation
10/10/2017
Last night, East Cambridgeshire District Council voted to proceed to the next stage in preparing the Local Plan for the area, though the officer recommendation to include a 720 home site on the edge of Witchford was rejected and will not form part of the Plan.
Forest for Peterborough plants its 100,000th tree in the city!
10/10/2017
The environmental charity PECT launched the project Forest for Peterborough in 2010, with the aim of planting over 180,000 trees in and around the city and surrounding countryside by 2030 – one tree for every person living in the city.
King’s Ely Junior goes the extra mile for National Poetry Day and European Day of Languages
10/10/2017
European Day of Languages and National Poetry Day were celebrated in style at King’s Ely Junior.
Learn how to motivate and reward your colleagues
10/10/2017
Employee benefits offer a way to motivate employees and contribute towards improving well-being and enhancing engagement.
New Apprenticeship Academy offers job opportunities in Huntingdon
09/10/2017
A new apprenticeship academy has been launched in Huntingdon to provide great new job opportunities for young people.
Skills Fair to return to Ely Cathedral
09/10/2017
Following from the success of last year’s event the East Cambs Careers & Skills Fair is returning to Ely Cathedral on Tuesday 10 October.
Cambridge team expansion and firm promotion
06/10/2017
Woodfines is pleased to announce two new additions to the Cambridge office.
Share festive messages with Addenbrooke’s charity Christmas cards
06/10/2017
Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust (ACT), the only dedicated charity for Addenbrooke’s and the Rosie hospitals, is once again selling festive cards to help transform patients’ lives at the hospitals.
Bircham Dyson Bell further strengthens Cambridge office with double appointment
05/10/2017
Leading law firm, Bircham Dyson Bell (BDB), is pleased to announce that it has further expanded its Corporate and Commercial Team in Cambridge with the appointment of Partner, Duncan Walker.
Business communications provider Excell Group plc hoping to win its seventh Comms National Award for industry leading enterprise UC solution
05/10/2017
Once again award-winning united communications provider, Excell Group, have been announced as a finalist for the Comms National Awards.
East Cambridgeshire welcomes more tourists than ever to district
05/10/2017
Latest figures released shows that the total number of visitors to East Cambridgeshire increased to nearly four million in the last three years.
Focus on clever marketing at Celebration of Communication
05/10/2017
Businesses in and around Peterborough will be able to learn from a range of industry experts at a new marketing event next month.
Relationship statistics show importance of ‘pre-nups’ for pensioners
05/10/2017
If you think that wedding pre-nuptial agreements are primarily for the rich and /or famous – then think again, as figures show a rise in older people tying the knot and protecting their assets.
New Sales and Estimating Director appointed
04/10/2017
T R Freeman, the roofing division of Kershaw Group, have welcomed Stephen Walker into the role of Sales & Estimating Director.
Business community gets taste buds tickled at food networking event
03/10/2017
The East of England Arena and Events Centre welcomed around 50 business and media contacts to tuck into a visual and mouthwatering tasting menu at a recent networking event.
Cambridge & Counties checks in with Study Inn
03/10/2017
The niche property bank Cambridge & Counties has made its largest loan to date, refinancing Study Inn’s Cambridge accommodation.
Cellbond awarded the Queen’s Award for Enterprise – International Trade 2017
03/10/2017
Lord-Lieutenant of Cambridgeshire, Julie Spence OBE QPM, and Deputy Lieutenant John Bridge OBE DL, visited Cellbond’s Huntingdon headquarters to present Managing Director Dr Mike Ashmead with the coveted Queen’s Award for Enterprise after exports grew to over 90 per cent of total output.
Do you have the HR professional support you need to take your business forward?
03/10/2017
The past 24 months have certainly seen a dramatic change in the economy. Brexit, the unexpected General Election, indeed the unexpected General Election result, and shifts in earnings, employment and inflation, have all impacted on how we manage our businesses.
New appointment announced at Cellbond
03/10/2017
Cellbond, the world-renowned designer and manufacturer of vehicle passive safety test equipment, has announced a new appointment within their specialist ATD team, to enhance and develop the product range and increase capability.
Why should every employer care about the culture of their business?
03/10/2017
MAD-HR answer the question 'Why be concerned with your culture? Because very simply, the organisation's culture is the foundation of its success.
Bircham Dyson Bell supports young local rower through SportsAid
02/10/2017
Local solicitors firm Bircham Dyson Bell (BDB) presented GB rower Zoe Adamson with a sponsorship cheque when she joined members of staff at their offices on Hills Road.
Join Forest for Peterborough as it plants its 100,000th tree in the city!
02/10/2017
The environmental charity PECT is leading the way nationally with its innovative, locally-focused tree-planting project: Forest for Peterborough.
King’s Ely student invited to star in Young Furniture Makers’ Exhibition
02/10/2017
King’s Ely Sixth Form student Oliver Hutchinson has been invited to showcase his Design and Technology work at a prestigious exhibition in the capital.
More communities to benefit as YMCA charities merge
02/10/2017
YMCA Cambridgeshire & Peterborough and YMCA Suffolk celebrate their new joint identity as YMCA Trinity Group, following a successful merger.
Weekend volunteers needed for Cathedral Visitor Centre
02/10/2017
Peterborough Cathedral is recruiting friendly and outgoing volunteers to welcome people who come to see its new Visitor Centre.
Go Glass shortlisted for G17 trade awards
01/10/2017
Go Glass shortlisted for Glass Company of the Year and Unsung Hero at G17 Awards.
PAB Languages welcomes a new team member
29/09/2017
We are pleased to announce that the PAB Languages Centre team is continuing to grow, Sarra Ellis will be joining us as our new PA and Marketing Assistant.
Adam, Gavin and Adrian 3-in-1 Kilimanjaro Challenge
28/09/2017
Adam Fernandes FCCA, Associate at UHY Hacker Young, is attempting to climb Kilimanjaro and raise money for charity with two others.
Employment law seminar explores dangers of the office romance
28/09/2017
The potential legal implications for office romances was just one of the subjects addressed at the 21st annual employment law seminar organised by Anne Corder Recruitment and Hegarty Solicitors LLP.
Greater Anglia planning full service if RMT strike days go ahead
28/09/2017
Greater Anglia is planning to run a full service if two 24-hour strike days called by the RMT union go ahead on Tuesday and Thursday next week (3 and 5 October).
It’s back to Buckles Solicitors - and a new key position for Suzanne
28/09/2017
Buckles Solicitors LLP has welcomed Suzanne Evans back into the business – more than a decade after she first legally qualified.
King’s Ely riders qualify for National Championships
28/09/2017
Talented King’s Ely riders have qualified for the National Schools Equestrian Association’s (NSEA) National Championships.
Local solicitor warns changes to powers of attorney may leave older and vulnerable at risk
28/09/2017
Local solicitor Jo Wild from Hegarty Solicitors based in Peterborough, Stamford and Oakham has joined fellow members of Solicitors for the Elderly in warning against proposals to turn the LPA registration process fully digital.
New Partner joins Buckles Solicitors team
28/09/2017
Buckles Solicitors LLP is delighted to announce that Karl Dembicki has joined the firm as a Partner in its thriving Private Client department.
Property Pedallers raise over £20,000 in Golden Triangle Cycle Challenge 2017
28/09/2017
One of the UK’s leading property consultancies is celebrating completing a three-city charity bike ride in which 350 clients, contacts and members of staff took part – and raising more than £20,000 for its designated charity.
Ridgeons announces new investment and changes in Cambridge
28/09/2017
Ridgeons has announced a series of major new investments and changes to its Cambridge branches, with the renovation and expansion of its existing Nuffield Road branch, the opening of a new flagship branch in Norman Way and the closure of the existing Cromwell Road branch in April 2018.
Solicitors warn changes to powers of attorney may leave elderly at risk
28/09/2017
Buckles Solicitors LLP has voiced concern over industry calls to make lasting powers of attorney (LPAs) fully digital.
Arthur Rank Hospice's Accumulator Challenge needs businesses to beat the rest, by growing £50 investment
27/09/2017
Cambridge Hospice is looking for twenty six of the City's finest community-minded businesses to take part in the Accumulator Challenge sponsored by ARM.
Cross Keys Homes welcomes 500th shared owners
27/09/2017
Cross Keys Homes is celebrating its 500th shared ownership completion after a young Huntingdonshire couple made their dream of owning their own home a reality.
Ladies lunch to help raise funds for breast care in Peterborough
27/09/2017
Business women from across the city are being invited to take a Friday afternoon break from the office to help raise vital funds for breast care in Peterborough.
Cambridge employers line up to meet potential candidates on Friday
26/09/2017
Jobseekers - don't miss the opportunity to meet with a wide range of local employers at Cambridge Network's next Recruitment Event this Friday (29 September).
Mayor meets apprentices at CRC
26/09/2017
Cambridge Regional College's apprenticeship programme has been described as 'central' to the apprenticeship agenda in the county by the mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough.
Medical robotics takes centre stage at Cambridge Network Business Lecture
26/09/2017
Take a look into the fascinating field of medical robotics - where Cambridge companies are emerging as leaders - at the next Cambridge Network Business Lecture, which takes place next Tuesday (3 October) at the Hauser Forum.
New Chair appointed to CKH Group Board
26/09/2017
Cross Keys Homes is pleased to announce the appointment of Andy Orrey as the Chair of its Group Board.
Stress management for business owners, directors and managers
26/09/2017
Try the new online video based course from Makin It Happen for the Autumn special offer price of £10 (until 31 October 2017).
Writing course will help you tell your story effectively
26/09/2017
If you have ever struggled to write a press release or story for the media - or just want to hone your existing PR skills - a course next month from Cambridge Network's Learning Collaboration could provide just the boost you need
Festive runners encouraged to sign up early as the popular Ely Festive 5K Fun Run returns
25/09/2017
Arthur Rank Hospice Charity is delighted to announce that registration is now open for Ely Festive 5K, which takes place on Sunday 26 November.
New extra care scheme opens its doors in Peterborough
25/09/2017
Lapwing Apartments has opened its doors to welcome its first residents following completion of the £9 million new development in Orton Brimbles.
Further expansion for OlsenMetrix as marketing agency adds to their rapidly growing team
22/09/2017
Marketing agency OlsenMetrix Marketing welcomes two new members to their team this month.
Robyn Sinclair joins team OlsenMetrix
22/09/2017
Marketing agency OlsenMetrix Marketing welcomes new Account Manager, Robyn Sinclair.
St Ives (Hunts) Golf Club Corporate Golf Day
22/09/2017
St Ives (Hunts) Golf Club opens its doors on 6 October to local professionals from across the Cambridgeshire area, for an introduction to corporate golf and pro golf coaching advice.
Gas analysers for all applications
21/09/2017
For over 17 years, Cambridge Sensotec has manufactured the Rapidox range of gas analysers.
Making and managing sales: free bootcamp for startups and SMEs
20/09/2017
Master sales with this free, two-part workshop, exclusively for existing start-ups and sme's.
Cross Keys Homes celebrates projects' successes
19/09/2017
Cross Keys Homes is celebrating the amazing success stories from its New Horizons and Community Connections projects, which are targeted at tackling the root causes of poverty and support those needing the most help to gain employment.
Handle with care: how to deal with difficult behaviour
19/09/2017
A course next month from Cambridge Network's Learning Collaboration will help you discover how to deal with challenging individuals and situations.
Addenbrooke’s launch state-of-the-art eye laser surgery
18/09/2017
The first ultra-precision laser surgery eye service for NHS patients at a major teaching hospital officially opened at the Cambridge Eye Unit at Addenbrooke’s thanks to funding through The Cambridge Eye Trust and Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust.
Bidwells gets in the saddle for the Golden Triangle Cycle Challenge 2017
18/09/2017
One of the UK’s leading property consultancies is staging a three-city charity bike ride in which 350 clients, contacts and members of staff are taking part.
Cambridgeshire logistics company invest in five new vehicles
18/09/2017
Masters Logistical has just invested in five new DAF XF 460 Euro 6 Super Space Cabs to replace some that had reached the end of their lease.
East of England Arena and Events Centre makes key new appointment
18/09/2017
The East of England Arena and Events Centre has announced a key appointment, with Ryan Moroney joining the venue from ExCeL London as the new head of operations.
Greenwoods' become first Corporate Partner for Nene Park Trust
18/09/2017
Greenwoods' Solicitors LLP are delighted to announce they are the first members of the newly launched Nene Park Trust Corporate Membership Scheme.

Join Forest for Peterborough as it plants its 100,000th tree in the city!
18/09/2017
The environmental charity PECT is leading the way nationally with its innovative, locally-focused tree-planting project: Forest for Peterborough.
Last few stalls remaining for Cathedral Christmas Market
18/09/2017
Peterborough Cathedral is looking for high quality stalls to fill the few remaining spaces at its first ever Christmas Market.
Red Shoes Accounting Services takes expansion in their stride
18/09/2017
Red Shoes Accounting in Littleport has welcomed Julia Skidmore as Accounts Senior as the firm continues to grow.
Mount Pleasant House soon to hit the floor
15/09/2017
A prominent north Cambridge based office block, dating back to the 1970s, is set to go under the ‘hammer’ in the near future with local demolition firm Mick George Ltd due to commence works this Autumn.
Prestigious exhibitions beckon for creative King’s Ely students
15/09/2017
Talented Fashion and Textiles students from King’s Ely are exhibiting their work at this year’s Great British Sewing Bee Live.
Lasting Powers of Attorney: are they the right thing to do? Yes - say Buckles
14/09/2017
It is estimated only around a third of the adult population have a Will – and even less have made a Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) to deal with important lifetime decisions, say Buckles Solicitors LLP.
Teacher at King’s Ely conquers Ironman Wales challenge
14/09/2017
A teacher at King’s Ely successfully completed one of the toughest Ironman Triathlon endurance events in the world.
Waste and recycling company Ellgia welcomes new General Manager
14/09/2017
Ely waste management and recycling company Ellgia is welcoming new General Manager Gareth Marshall.
Protect your business with Cyboar
13/09/2017
DSM have created a Cyber Security arm specialising in security solutions, ethical hacking and pen testing.
Vegan fair returns to Ely markets
13/09/2017
Following the success of last year’s first Ely Markets Vegan Fair, the event for both vegans and v-curious is set to make its return on Saturday 30 September.
'Making a huge difference', 'The best training', 'Completely relevant for high growth leaders'
12/09/2017
Cambridge Network's School for Scale-Ups, for practical leadership growth, is gearing up for its third tranche of participants following its highly successful first cohort's 'graduation' this summer.
Free Apprenticeship Levy briefing for businesses
12/09/2017
Employers are being offered the chance to get up to date with the new Apprenticeship Levy at a free breakfast briefing at Cambridge Regional College.
Hidden gems and blooming gardens enjoyed by nearly 2000 taking part in Bridge the Gap Walk 2017
12/09/2017
Find out more about this year's special Bridge the Gap stroll around our historic City's Colleges.
Ladies lunch to help raise funds for breast care in Peterborough
12/09/2017
Business women from across the city are being invited to take a Friday afternoon break from the office to help raise vital funds for breast care in Peterborough.
Pure currently tops the business leader board in Papworth Trust's 100 Care Miles Fundraising Challenge
12/09/2017
Professional recruitment specialists Pure has successfully completed the ultimate office cycling challenge to raise funds and celebrate the Papworth Trust's centenary.
Tickets still available for Greater Anglia’s second rail enthusiasts’ charity train
12/09/2017
Tickets are still Available for Greater Anglia’s second rail enthusiasts' charity charter train, which operates this Saturday, 16 September, to raise funds for East Anglia's Children's Hospices (EACH).
Are you hungry for the weekend already? Newmarket Food & Drink festival is nearly here!
11/09/2017
Calling all local-loving foodies: Celebrity chefs, live music, free entry and amazing exhibitors, Newmarket Food & Drink Festival returns for 2017 THIS WEEKEND, bigger and better than ever!
Cambridge employers line up to meet potential candidates
11/09/2017
Jobseekers have the opportunity to meet with a wide range of local employers at Cambridge Network's next Recruitment Event on Friday 29 September.
Innovative partnership delivers bright future for Cambridge organisations
11/09/2017
Two Cambridge organisations announce a ground-breaking new investment partnership which will ultimately support more people in buying their own home in the region.
New Sookio HQ brings creative hub to central Cambridge
11/09/2017
Digital marketing agency Sookio is moving to a bigger and brighter space in the heart of Cambridge, joining forces with fellow content and communications specialists to offer a range of creative services under one roof.
The Christmas party - how to keep it professional
11/09/2017
Did someone mention the C-word? Oops that was us at MAD-HR Ltd
Athletes cash in at finish line for the £1,000 jackpot
08/09/2017
For the past two months, Mick George Ltd has been running its ‘Skip of Gold’ competition in Peterborough and the surrounding towns and villages, providing local sports clubs and community groups the chance to win £1,000.
F1 innovation to inspire railway
08/09/2017
Greater Anglia is seeking to learn from other businesses including Formula 1 manufacturer McLaren at a day-long innovation conference next week.
Former King’s Ely students return to school as members of staff
08/09/2017
Three Old Eleans enjoyed their time at King’s Ely so much that they have returned to join the school’s workforce.
Less optimism as markets and political uncertainty start to impact on farmers’ outlook
08/09/2017
Britain’s farmers are feeling a little less optimistic about the future than they did in 2016, according to a survey conducted by Peterborough based accountancy firm MHA MacIntyre Hudson.
Sookio founder nominated twice in Best Business Women Awards
08/09/2017
Digital marketing agency Sookio announce that Director Sue has been nominated for not just one, but two Best Business Women 2017 awards.
Waste and recycling company Ellgia welcomes new General Manager
08/09/2017
Ely waste management and recycling company Ellgia is welcoming new General Manager Gareth Marshall.
Alan Boswell Group shortlisted for major awards
07/09/2017
Leading East Anglian insurance broker Alan Boswell Group is celebrating this week, having been shortlisted for two prestigious industry awards, thanks to its ongoing commitment to providing outstanding customer service.
Barr Ellison Brace for Growth
07/09/2017
Sarah Martin and Emma Truin have been appointed as Family and Personal Injury Partners at Barr Ellison Solicitors.
Invitation to a Networking Afternoon with free food and entertainment
07/09/2017
Join us for a free networking afternoon of award-winning food and fun team building activities in partnership with Amadeus Food and the East of England Arena.
Local company launches new stock control software
07/09/2017
A Peterborough-based company has developed software that could transform stock management and improve business efficiency and profitability.
Sharpen up your photographic skills at Cathedral's October workshops
07/09/2017
Keen amateur photographers are invited to sign up for two new photography workshops at Peterborough Cathedral this October.
They think it’s all over...
07/09/2017
After many years of heartache, falling just short of glory at the prestigeous ‘Waste World Cup’, Mick George Ltd has managed to take the title this time around.
Updates on the Scrapping of Employment Tribunal Fees and what to do if you’re an employer
07/09/2017
The trade union, Unison, recently won their final appeal to the Supreme Court, who deemed that fees that had been applied to employment tribunal cases since 2013 were unlawful, inconsistent with justice and must be scrapped.
2017 St Neots Awards finalists announced – Vote Now!
06/09/2017
St Neots Town Council is pleased to announce the shortlisted entries for the 2017 St Neots Awards programme and the public now have a chance to vote to determine this year’s award winners.
Introducing BTnet Express
06/09/2017
Take your business internet connection to the next level with a BTnet leased line.

Bircham Dyson Bell strengthens corporate offering in Cambridge with key lateral hire
05/09/2017
Leading law firm, Bircham Dyson Bell (BDB), is pleased to announce the appointment of James Stephen as a Partner within the firm’s Corporate and Commercial Team.
Customer service for Peterborough residents rated excellent for ninth year running
05/09/2017
Peterborough City Council’s Customer Service Centre - run by Serco - has once again been rated as excellent by an independent assessor.
ImpraGas has been shortlisted for Boiler Installer of the Year at the National Energy Efficiency Awards
05/09/2017
The Apprentice winner Joseph Valente’s company is shortlisted for Boiler Installer of the Year at the 2017 National Energy Efficiency Awards.
Kamarin Computers shortlisted for national SME Business Award
05/09/2017
Peterborough-based Kamarin Computers has been shortlisted for the finals of the national SME Small Business of the Year Awards 2017.
King’s Ely students complete Gold Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Expedition
05/09/2017
Four King’s Ely International students have completed their Gold Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Qualifying Expedition.
New Heads of School, Deputy Heads, Prefects and Heads of Houses appointed
05/09/2017
Oliver Hutchinson and Paige Grey have been formally installed as King’s Ely’s new Heads of School.
Citystay guest experience receives digital enhancement
04/09/2017
Citystay Serviced Apartments, the leading supplier of serviced accommodation in Cambridge, have recently launched two new digital developments, designed at adding value to their guest experience.
Lapwing Apartments open event
01/09/2017
Lapwing Apartments will be holding an open event on Saturday 9 September from 10.00am to 3.00pm.
Continue your professional development with CPD accredited courses
31/08/2017
Swing back into work after the holidays by earning valuable Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points with accredited courses on offer in September from Cambridge Network's Learning Collaboration.
Employees of Greenwoods Solicitors LLP raised £1,870 for charity
31/08/2017
'Team Greenwoods' covered over 70 miles in two days, to raise vital funds for Nene Park Trust and Papworth Hospital Charity.
Analytik to exhibit at Extracellular Vesicles 2017
30/08/2017
Analytik are pleased to announce they will be exhibiting the ZetaView Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis (NTA) instrument at the upcoming Extracellular Vesicles 2017 event.


Cross Keys Homes provides new affordable homes in Stanground
29/08/2017
Twenty new affordable homes have been provided at Windmill View, Stanground, thanks to Cross Keys Homes in partnership with Persimmon Homes.
Event Manager required
29/08/2017
Organisers of the Peterborough Dragon Boat Festival and fun team building activities nationwide, local corporate event management company, Gable Events, is seeking an Event Manager to join their team.
Local exporter launches new website for export packing cases
29/08/2017
Corrosion Technology Services Europe Ltd (CTS) now offer export packing boxes and cases made to order.
Outdoor cinema comes to St Neots
29/08/2017
St Neots’ Riverside Park will play host to an outdoor cinema event, taking place on Saturday 9 September.
Pure teamwork helps get a house decorated and ready for a family supported by Anglia Care Trust
29/08/2017
A team from Pure's Ipswich office has spent a day volunteering with Anglia Care Trust, decorating a house in Ipswich ready for a family supported by the charity and in need of permanent roof over their heads to move in.
Webtec recognised as a Quality employer receiving Investors in People award
29/08/2017
Webtec, the Cambridgeshire based specialist manufacturer of hydraulic measurement and control products has been accredited as an Investors In People at the Standard award level.
Atkins Gregory employees will shine for Arthur Rank Hospice
25/08/2017
Commercial and industrial cleaning company, Atkins Gregory are polishing up their skills in running, walking and baking in support of Arthur Rank Hospice.
Can you go Zero Waste this September?
24/08/2017
Are you curious about the amount of waste your organisation produces? Interested in becoming greener? Take the ‘Zero Waste Challenge’ this September to see how you can reduce the amount of rubbish you send to landfill!
Local solicitor defends lasting powers of attorney
24/08/2017
Local solicitor Jo Wild from Hegarty Solicitors based in Peterborough, Stamford and Oakham has defended lasting powers of attorney (LPA) after Denzil Lush, the former Senior Judge of the Court of Protection, warned they may leave elderly people open to abuse.
Share pictures of Peterborough’s iconic trees!
24/08/2017
Competition launched to tie in with an upcoming milestone for the Forest for Peterborough project as the project will plant its 100,000th tree in the city and surrounding areas.
City solicitors put their best foot forward in the fight against dementia
23/08/2017
Dementia is set to be the 21st century’s biggest killer – according to the Alzheimer’s Society – with around 220,000 loved ones developing dementia each year.
Cross Keys Homes provides new affordable homes for Huntingdonshire District Council
23/08/2017
Fourteen new affordable homes have been provided in the picturesque village of Fenstanton, just a 15 minute drive away from Cambridge, thanks to a partnership between Cross Keys Homes and Persimmons Homes.

Official opening for Domino’s new China factory
23/08/2017
Leading coding and marking company, Domino Printing is celebrating the official opening of its new factory in Changshu, China.
Sign up for a free seminar during Business Safety Week
23/08/2017
Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service (CFRS) reach out to local business owners to sign up to a FREE Business Seminar this Business Safety Week.
Route announced for September's Bridge the Gap charity walk
22/08/2017
Not long to go until Bridge the Gap that will take in seven Cambridge Colleges, their gardens and an underground tunnel.
Cambridge Bio-Augmentation awarded £100,000 grant for remote patient monitoring work
21/08/2017
Cambridge Bio-Augmentation Systems (CBAS), the Cambridge-founded startup developing the platform technology for bionics, announced today it has won an Innovate UK grant of £100,000.
Grow your business with free support in Peterborough
21/08/2017
Allia launches new Incubator, offering local businesses space, training and support to grow.
King’s Ely trio help dragon boat team race to victory
21/08/2017
Three King’s Ely students helped their dragon boat race team race to victory – and raise thousands of pounds for charity.
Larkfleet in line for major prize for skills and training
21/08/2017
Bourne-based housing and development organisation The Larkfleet Group of Companies has been shortlisted for one of the construction industry's most prestigious awards.
Last chance to access free start-up support this September
21/08/2017
Don't miss your chance to access free support in Cambridge this September.
More than 3,000 female councillors needed to reach 50:50 gender balance in local government
21/08/2017
A report published today (Monday 21 August 201) by the IPPR has highlighted the lack of women across local government, including new combined authorities.
Cross Keys Homes signs contract to build 20 new affordable homes
18/08/2017
Cross Keys Homes has signed a contract with Persimmon Homes to build a further 20 new affordable homes for the city.
New College Stamford students celebrate security university places with 100% pass rate
18/08/2017
Students were delighted to collect their A Level results and secure their University places today at New College Stamford.
George Hay's Senior Partner celebrates 40 years' service
17/08/2017
Nick Willis, Senior Partner at George Hay Chartered Accountants, has achieved a significant milestone this year, having celebrated 40 years' service on 15 August.
King’s Ely students celebrate brilliant A Level results
17/08/2017
King’s Ely Sixth Form students are jubilant after achieving excellent results in their A Levels – including an increasing number of A* grades.
Mixed emotions for employment tribunal changes
16/08/2017
The landmark decision of the Supreme Court that has overturned Employment Tribunal (ET) fees, has been met with mixed emotions.
The Complications of Brexit
16/08/2017
Update for worried EU nationals living in the UK from Gross & Co Solicitors.
Trying the Wig & Gown for Size
16/08/2017
A solicitors firm in Bury St. Edmunds is helping young people get experience of the work place through a week's placement initiative.
Will Cambridge be named ‘Station of the Year’?
16/08/2017
Cambridge rail station has been shortlisted to be crowned ‘Station of the Year’ at the National Rail Awards.
City solicitors put their best foot forward in the fight against dementia
15/08/2017
Dementia is set to be the 21st century’s biggest killer – according to the Alzheimer’s Society – with around 220,000 loved ones developing dementia each year.
Combined Authority grant funding success for Cross Keys Homes
15/08/2017
Cross Keys Homes has been successful in receiving a £2.9m grant funding allocation from the new Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority to help build desperately needed affordable homes across the region.
Cross Keys Homes take first handovers of new affordable homes in St Ives
15/08/2017
Cross Keys Homes has taken its first handovers of five new affordable homes in St Ives thanks to Barratt Homes.
Environment Agency calls on Mick George Ltd for Solutions
15/08/2017
Having been awarded the £10.5million Earthworks contract, Mick George Ltd has recently set to work on raising the flood banks at the Ouse Washes reservoir, spanning Cambridgeshire and Norfolk, sub-contracting to JacksonHyder, in this Environment Agency project.
Larkfleet has record year
15/08/2017
Bourne-based housebuilder Larkfleet Homes has published record operating and financial results for its most recent financial year.
Pure's Chelmsford team are lending a helping hand at Kids Inspire's summer lunch clubs
15/08/2017
The Chelmsford team at Pure are taking it in turns to volunteer at lunch clubs organised by local charity Kids Inspire to support disadvantaged children, and their families, throughout the school summer holidays.
Sleep rough to raise funds for young people like Rav
15/08/2017
YMCA Cambridgeshire & Peterborough has announced that proceeds from this year's Sleep Easy will be used to assist young people living in its Cresset accommodation.
Taste the flavours of the work with Ely Markets
15/08/2017
Discover cuisine from across the globe with Ely Markets over the August Bank Holiday weekend.
Alex Hall of CAMBITION wins Cambridge Independent’s first Employee Award
14/08/2017
Alex Hall, of CAMBITION, is the first winner of the Cambridge Independent’s Employee Awards.
Businesses lose billions as a result of staff pulling a sickie each year
14/08/2017
When it comes to the workplace, ‘pulling a sickie’ is no laughing matter for businesses across the UK, who lose billions of pounds in productivity each year.
Celebrate Ely’s history this heritage weekend
14/08/2017
The City of Ely will once again be celebrating its rich and varied history by taking part in the National Heritage weekend from 8-10 September 2017.
Education PR experts Conscious Communications partners pro-bono with education charity Red Balloon
14/08/2017
Cambridge-based public relations and marketing agency, Conscious Communications, has announced education charity Red Balloon as its 2017/2018 Charity of the Year.
Local FD maneuvers through South America for Charity
14/08/2017
‘Challenge Yourself’ was the task set by Mick George Ltd to its employees, management and directors throughout the business, in an attempt to raise money for its two selected charities of the year.
Monthind Clean hosts Charity Golf Day
14/08/2017
Monthind Clean LLP’s Charity Golf Day has become an annual fixture in its calendar, and this year the East Anglia’s leading cleaning firm is delighted to be raising money for its charity partner Little Havens Hospice.
Rock legend, Ian Anderson, to give Christmas concert at Peterborough Cathedral
14/08/2017
Rock legend Ian Anderson, of Jethro Tull fame, will be performing a Christmas concert at Peterborough Cathedral on Saturday 16 December at 7.30pm.
Solicitors step up their support of Peterborough’s half marathon
14/08/2017
Stepping up their support for good causes locally is Buckles Solictors LLP, as a sponsor of the 2017 Perkins Great Eastern Run.
Starkey shortlisted for global sporting industry award
14/08/2017
Amy Starkey, Regional Director, Jockey Club Racecourses East Region, has been shortlisted under the Leadership category of the Leaders Under 40 Awards 2017.
Ridgeons donates 500 stress balls to help with specialist care at Arthur Rank Hospice Charity
09/08/2017
The East of England's largest independent timber and builder's merchants, Ridgeons, has recently donated 500 stress balls to the Arthur Rank Hospice Charity.
Wing-walking man raises £2100 for local charities
09/08/2017
Alan Delaune's high sky-high adreneline feat...
How could the Serious Impact accelerator help launch your business?
08/08/2017
The Serious Impact accelerator in Cambridge is currently open for applications from passionate start-ups who want to make a positive impact on people, planet or place.
Greenwoods Launches 'Brexit Resilience Team'
07/08/2017
Greenwoods Solicitors LLP has launched a new Brexit Service to help businesses with the impact of potential changes to the law as a result of Brexit.
Reoffending figures reduce in Peterborough through support of local partners
04/08/2017
Cross Keys Homes is pleased to have been able to support partner organisations, under the umbrella of the Safer Peterborough Partnership, in providing a venue to help the development and training of ex-offenders, to support a programme that has reduced reoffending by 9%.
Construction experts team up with superbike star
01/08/2017
Innovative timber fixing experts Joyner Bolt has partnered with Cambridgeshire British Superbike (BSB) star Luke Mossey for the remainder of the 2017 season.
PECT teams up with Anglian Water to help reduce sewerage pipe blockages in Peterborough
01/08/2017
The environmental charity PECT, working in partnership with Anglian Water, will be shortly be visiting households in Peterborough to help reduce the number of sewerage pipe blockages across the city.
‘Food glorious food’ for 1,000 people
31/07/2017
This summer, there is a fantastic opportunity to get outside and a enjoy a delicious, free meal at the Feed the 1,000 event, which is taking place from 11.00am-3.00pm on Saturday 5 August on Cathedral Square, located in Peterborough.
Local company donates 10% of fire safety earnings to the victims of the Grenfell Tower fire
31/07/2017
Safeguard Electrical Engineering Ltd, a local electrical engineering company, are donating 10 per cent of all earnings from fire safety checks to the Grenfell Tower charity fund to help the victims and their families.
Market for office and laboratory space gathers momentum as new facilities are snapped up
31/07/2017
One of the UK’s leading property consultancies has just released new data on the offices and laboratories market in Cambridge, which shows that demand and activity levels for Grade A accommodation in the city and surrounding area remains strong despite shortage of supply.
New appointment at Woodfines
31/07/2017
Woodfines are pleased to announce a new Head of Dispute Resolution in our Cambridge Office.
Businesses ‘switching on to savings’ through reduced energy usage
28/07/2017
Small and medium sized businesses across the region have taken steps to improve their energy efficiency and cut costs, with help from the Business Energy Efficiency (BEE) programme.
Don’t depend on your degree: local recruiter issues advice to new graduates
28/07/2017
With graduation season at its peak, a Peterborough-based recruitment agency is calling for graduates to think beyond their degree when it comes to job hunting.
Tribunal fees to go?
28/07/2017
Following the imposition of Tribunal fees in 2013 which led to a 70 per cent reduction of Tribunal applications, the Supreme Court has allowed the appeal by Unison deciding that the imposition of Tribunal fees was unlawful.
Cambridge Accelerator Opens
27/07/2017
Start-ups aspiring to make a positive impact on people, planet or place, are offered the opportunity to join Allia's next Serious Impact Accelerator in Cambridge.
17 years of excellence in gas analysis
26/07/2017
After 17 years of establishment, Cambridge Sensotec is proud to have manufactured thousands of gas analysers for our customers worldwide.
Breast cancer patient fronts Addenbrooke’s appeal
26/07/2017
The annual Addenbrooke’s Breast Cancer Appeal is launched today in support of breast cancer patients at Addenbrooke’s Hospital.
Cambridge Independent Employee Awards
26/07/2017
Nominate your colleague or member of staff for the Cambridge Independent Employee Awards.
Community screening sparks new ideas
26/07/2017
Cross Keys Homes recently invited 60 residents, employees and stakeholders to watch a screening of Ken Loach's award winning film, I Daniel Blake.
Corporate Golf Membership - exclusive offer to all Cambridgeshire Chambers of Commerce members!
26/07/2017
St Ives (Hunts) Golf Club are exclusively offering members of the Cambridgeshire Chambers of Commence a 10 per cent discount on corporate membership.
Don’t ‘Go Compare’, Go Mick George
26/07/2017
Mick George Ltd adds new service to its growing portfolio.
King’s Ely students raise more than £2,000 for Tom’s Trust
26/07/2017
Charity-minded students at King’s Ely have raised more than £2,000 for a trust which supports children and young people with brain tumours.
Priory School gets running with new training vests
26/07/2017
Princebuild’s company mascot ‘Peeby’ made a surprise guest appearance at The Priory School’s end of term assembly.
High hopes that hospice will raise £20k thanks to fabulously foamy 5k
25/07/2017
'Bubblers' embraced the colourful family friendly fun in Huntingdon last Sunday.
An evening with Mark Clattenburg
23/07/2017
An evening with former English Premier League Referee and former FIFA Referee Mark Clattenburg, and a chance to ask questions of intrigue through.
World Legends Match Play Darts Championships 2018
23/07/2017
Advanced ticket registration for The World Legends Match Play Darts Championships 2018.
World Legends Match Play Darts Championships 2018 - main sponsorship package
23/07/2017
Fantastic sponsorship opportunity for the World Legends Match Play Darts Championships 2018.
Leading broker shortlisted for industry award
21/07/2017
Leading insurance broker Alan Boswell Group is celebrating this month, having been shortlisted for a prestigious industry award, thanks to its commitment to providing outstanding customer service
Company run 5k Bubble Rush for Arthur Rank Hospice
20/07/2017
On Sunday 16 July, Atkins Gregory Marketing Executive Lois and Managing Director Simon both ran the 5k Bubble Rush Run in aid of Arthur Rank Hospice Charity.
Fancy some rowdy and political fun?
20/07/2017
Are you bored of listening to the same old ‘experts’ argue on the telly? Come on down to Question Time Cabaret!
Green Flags awarded to Ely’s parks
20/07/2017
East Cambridgeshire District Council is celebrating a double award win for its parks and open spaces after scooping two green flags courtesy of the Keep Britain Tidy Green Flag Awards Scheme.
Peterborough set to host environmental ‘Day Gathering’
20/07/2017
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle… Relinquish? What would it look like to begin to let go of the things we are used to having to gain a healthier life and planet?
Pure Executive brings region's Finance Directors together to discuss Brexit preparations
20/07/2017
Senior Finance professionals from across the East of England came together to discuss the UK's departure from the European Union at a series of Finance Director (FD) Breakfast Clubs organised by executive recruitment consultants Pure Executive and accountancy firm Grant Thornton.
Victory for King’s Ely students at British Junior Rowing Championships
20/07/2017
Two King’s Ely students were crowned British Champions at the prestigious British Junior Rowing Championships 2017.
Cambridge Regional College partnership could boost skills training in China
19/07/2017
Cambridge Regional College's specialist lecturers could be helping train the trainers in one of China's fastest-growing regions.
Elizabeth Court short stay accommodation facility completed
19/07/2017
Homeless people in Peterborough are beginning to benefit from the newly refurbished short stay accommodation facility offered by a partnership between the city's largest housing association, Cross Keys Homes, and Peterborough City Council.
Cross Keys Homes is in the Top 50 Social Landlords
18/07/2017
Cross Keys Homes is celebrating after being recognised in the Top 50 Social Landlords in the country, as published by 24 Housing magazine.
Community support for Addenbrooke’s is celebrated
17/07/2017
Over 40 fundraisers from across the region came together last week to join Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust (ACT) in celebrating their success at raising over £28,000 for Addenbrooke’s and the Rosie hospitals in the past three months.
Ely City FC’s ground to be renamed the Ellgia Stadium
17/07/2017
Ely City FC’s stadium is being renamed the Ellgia Stadium as the club has struck a new long-term partnership with Ely waste and recycling company Ellgia.
Five top tips on managing HR in a small business
17/07/2017
If you ask a start-up business about their marketing plan, their pricing strategy or their social media approach, most will be able to give answers. However, if you ask about their HR strategic plan and how they will be managing their human resources, the answer is often a dismissive 'Oh I'll worry about that at the time'.
Holidaymakers warned about all-inclusive sickness scams
17/07/2017
As some Spanish hotels crack down on Brits making fraudulent claims of food poisoning and other illnesses, a leading local law firm has advice for travellers.
Pupils at King’s Ely Acremont and Nursery get a taste of the good life
17/07/2017
It was like a scene from Old MacDonald’s Farm at King’s Ely Acremont and Nursery.
'Bumper' round to benefit the county
13/07/2017
An increasing sight in the Cambridgeshire region, local business Mick George Ltd is certainly justifying its presence, with yet another funding donation to six separate developments throughout the county.
Early Bird ends at midnight on Friday 14 July for Bridge the Gap charity walk
13/07/2017
Bridge the Gap event which welcomes more than 2,000 people each year is finding that 2017 is no different with nearly 400 people signed already up to take part on Sunday 10 September.
East Cambridgeshire celebrates independent retailer month
13/07/2017
Ely, Soham and Littleport Town Centres are taking part in this year’s national Independent Retailer campaign.
The charity PECT receives funding from Sainsbury’s to tackle food waste in Peterborough
13/07/2017
PECT is leading a campaign to reduce food waste in Peterborough, after being chosen to be a Sainsbury’s ‘Discovery Community’ as part of the supermarket’s ‘Waste Less, Save More’ campaign.
Wind In The Willows will be performed by Boxtree Productions in Peterborough Cathedral Cloisters
13/07/2017
What better way to while away a summer’s evening than watching a fantastic tale of rivers, motor-cars and picnics told in energetic style by Boxtree Productions theatre company?
Shopping Village launched at the Moët and Chandon July Festival
12/07/2017
As racing returns to the Adnams July Course from the 13–15 July with the Moët and Chandon July Festival, Newmarket Racecourses, in conjunction with official partners Fairfax and Favor, unveils the new the Shopping Village.
EACH confirmed as official charity for the Moët & Chandon July Festival for third consecutive year
11/07/2017
East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices (EACH) has again been confirmed as the official charity for the Moët and Chandon July Festival, taking place from 13-15 July, for the third consecutive year.
King’s Ely and Viva! Youth Theatre Group join forces for spine-tingling production
11/07/2017
Magical musical, The Dreaming, is coming to Ely this summer thanks to an exciting partnership between King’s Ely and Soham’s Viva! Youth Theatre Group.
Learning to lead people or projects? These training courses are for you
11/07/2017
Improving skills to manage people and projects are the focus of forthcoming training courses organised by Cambridge Network's Learning Collaboration.
Buckles Solicitors crowned charity champions by hospice fundraisers!
10/07/2017
Well done to the oar-some team of rowers from Buckles Solicitors LLP – crowned charity champions following their efforts at the Peterborough Dragon Boat Festival.
Pure’s Charity Leaders Forum provides free support to 40 leaders and CEOs
10/07/2017
Pure brought together 40 leaders and CEOs from charitable organisations across the Eastern region for its annual Charity Leaders Forum in Cambridge.
St Neots engineering company will donate to Grenfell Tower disaster fund
10/07/2017
A St Neots company has stepped in to help the victims of the Grenfell Tower disaster which is now thought to have killed at least 79 people.
Awards for King’s Ely Junior students in annual Oxford German Olympiad
07/07/2017
King’s Ely Junior students shone in this year’s Oxford German Olympiad.
Historic Newmarket Town Plate marks the start of the Moët & Chandon 2017 July Festival
07/07/2017
A maximum allowed field of 15 runners is likely when the 2017 running of the world’s oldest surviving race – the Newmarket Town Plate – kicks off the annual Moët & Chandon July Festival on Thursday 13 July at the Adnams July Course in Newmarket.
Local engineers of the future ‘Highly Recommended’ in UK scheme to inspire  young engineers and scientists
06/07/2017
For the second year running St Ives based Webtec, a specialist manufacturer of hydraulic measurement and control products has teamed up with local school St Ivo to take part in the Engineering Education Scheme (EES).
East of England Arena and Events Centre secures AIM accreditation
05/07/2017
The East of England Arena and Events Centre (EEAEC) has been awarded AIM accreditation by the Meetings Industry Association (mia).


Ely timber business backs student charity enterprise
05/07/2017
A charity woodworking initiative set up by students and staff at Cambridge Regional College has donated £850 to East Anglia's Children's Hospices - thanks to support from an Ely company.
Job-hunters flock to Construction Careers Day
05/07/2017
A £400,000 crane, fresh from the factory, was the star of the show at Cambridge Regional College's Construction Careers Day.
Recycle-Trux winners announced
05/07/2017
As part of its drive to educate children on recycling, local waste management specialists Mick George Ltd and the help of its ingenious Recycle-Trux automobiles, have for the last eight-weeks been giving school Children in the Cambridgeshire region the chance to win £1,000 for their school, as well as supplementary prizes for their efforts.
Schools connecting with nature through Wildlife Corridors
05/07/2017
The charity Peterborough Environment City Trust (PECT) is engaging with pupils to help increase the diversity of green spaces across the city through its project Wildlife Corridors.
Warren Access achieve IPAF Rental+
05/07/2017
Warren Access is delighted to announce their latest IPAF Rental + accreditation.
Central partnership for Bedfordshire Accountant
04/07/2017
Ben Halstead, Partner in charge of Streets Chartered Accountants’ Bedford (Wyboston Lakes) office has become a member of the firm’s central partnership.
Cross Keys Homes appoints new Executive Director of Development and Sales
04/07/2017
Cross Keys Homes (CKH) is delighted to announce the appointment of Sarah Ireland to the position of Executive Director of Development and Sales.
Dressing your online window
04/07/2017
Mike Holland, Marketing and Communications Director at OlsenMetrix Marketing, explains how to get the most from your company website.
School for Scale-Ups proves a resounding success
04/07/2017
The first cohort of Cambridge Network's School for Scale-Ups, a programme for accelerated leadership growth, has graduated - and has given glowing feedback on the experience.
£5k in the Sky Rocket
03/07/2017
Winner of the Mick George Ltd £5K shopping spree announced.
A Prizegiving ceremony to remember for King’s Ely International students
03/07/2017
Students, staff, parents and friends came together at St Mary’s Church in Ely for the annual King’s Ely International Year 11 Prizegiving Ceremony.
Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Centre Licence for King’s Ely
03/07/2017
King’s Ely has become a Directly Licenced Centre for the Duke of Edinburgh’s (DofE) Award.
Future FD Programme supports next generation of finance professionals and CFOs
03/07/2017
The first workshop of the Future FD Programme, run by Pure and Deloitte, took place in Cambridge on Wednesday 28 June providing support to 20 finance professionals from across the Eastern region.
King’s Ely mathematicians make school history by competing in national finals
03/07/2017
Four King’s Ely students have made school history by competing in the national finals of a prestigious Maths competition.
Summer is here: Do you have the right cover to support your team?
03/07/2017
As the sun comes out, annual leave requests tend to flood in with employees planning trips abroad, staycations and childcare during the school holidays.
Work begins on additional car park for Ely station
03/07/2017
Work has begun on the creation of more than 120 car parking spots in Ely, local councillors have announced.
Cross Keys Homes is in the Top 50 Biggest Builders
30/06/2017
Cross Keys Homes has featured in the prestigious Inside Housing list of Top 50 Biggest Builders within social housing sector, for the first time.
Here's why you're losing talent from your business
30/06/2017
Finding, gaining and retaining talent is key for businesses to succeed, particularly in today's world. MAD-HR Ltd share our top HR advice and insight into why you might be losing yours.
Addenbrooke’s charity supporting innovation for prostate cancer patients
29/06/2017
CamProbe, an innovation project for prostate cancer patients supported through Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust’s (ACT’s) Innovation for Patient Benefit funding stream, has recently secured £800,000 further funding from the National Institute for Health Research.
Become a ‘Time Explorer’ at Peterborough this summer
29/06/2017
With the school summer holidays fast approaching, Peterborough Cathedral is recruiting ‘Time Explorers’ aged 8-13 years for an action packed, history themed holiday club.
Cricket superstar Freddie enters the record books for King’s Ely
29/06/2017
King’s Ely Junior cricketer Freddie Fairey has recently reached the extraordinary milestone of 1000 runs for a single season.
Greenwoods employee gets ready to rock BMX World Championships
29/06/2017
Greenwoods Solicitors LLP's Events Manager, Leah Pearson, is in her final few weeks of training for the UCI BMX World Championships 2017.
Join 'Team Arthur' Arthur Rank Hospice recruitment day on Tuesday 11 July
29/06/2017
Arthur Rank Hospice is inviting you to find out more about potential job, volunteer roles and future career opportunities at its first ever 'Team Arthur' recruitment day on Tuesday 11 July.