30 Jul 13:00

Camect launches the world's smartest home & business security hub

An innovative new security system from Camect harnesses the power of AI to deliver outstanding home and business security. This breakthrough product allows users to configure a monitored CCTV or IP CCTV system free from annoying false alarms. Arup Mukherjee, CEO of Camect, said: "Camect provides t...
30 Jul 11:30

Northern Gas and Power creates 150 new global roles and secures new flagship, waterfront offices

North East England’s fastest-growing private business is set to create 150 new jobs in the region and is taking more than 30,000 square feet of space in a landmark, new Gateshead development. The recruitment process for the new jobs, which include energy consultants, customer service, training and t...
30 Jul 09:00

Global payments Paysend outmatching World Bank Covid forecasts

UK-based global FinTech firm Paysend today released figures showing the extensive growth of its Global Transfers service experienced during the coronavirus pandemic, countering the World Bank predictions in April that global money transfers would decrease by 20%. It is estimated that the total amou...
29 Jul 18:15

Newcastle Employability Entrepreneur announced finalist in Great British Entrepreneur Awards

Newcastle based Entrepreneur Sophie Milliken has been announced as a regional finalist in two categories of the Great British Entrepreneur Awards. From a long list of nominations, Sophie has been recognised as a leading entrepreneur in the North East region, highlighting her success in running a mul...
29 Jul 16:15

Advatech launch UK's first technology-driven, dedicated transport service for non-emergency patients

Advatech Healthcare Europe is launching HIPPO Mobility – the UK's first technology-driven, dedicated, asset-light, and cost-effective transportation service for disabled, elderly people, and non-emergency patients. "We have 13.4 million disabled people in this country and they do not have dedicate...
29 Jul 16:00

Thuasne launches ActionReliever; first arthritis knee brace available prescribed by GPs

Thuasne - the global medical device pioneer which has become recognised for its innovative solutions in medicine and digital technology - has announced the launch of the Thuasne ActionReliever; it is the first arthritis knee brace to be available from a GP on prescription. At a time when elective k...
29 Jul 15:30

Small business of the year finalist teams up with Firstport to provide in-kind marketing support

Edinburgh based tech start-up, FUTRSM.PL, have launched a new partnership with Firstport to provide free marketing support packages to Social Enterprises across Scotland. Announced last week as a finalist for GBEA Small business of the Year, FUTRSM.PL is an online marketing strategy builder design...
29 Jul 15:30

DWP Digital launches apprenticeship programme

DWP Digital is launching its Digital Apprenticeship programme, with our first phase of opportunities providing up to 20 openings in software engineering. This is a valuable chance to join DWP Digital as an apprentice where you can develop specialist software engineering skills and build a successf...
29 Jul 09:00

Yorkshire supply chain and logistics consultancy business in line for national Great British Entrepreneur Award (recognising unique culture & NHS Supply Chain PPE project)

Simon Dixon, the founder of Yorkshire supply chain and logistics consultancy Hatmill, has been shortlisted from a long list of nominations, for the 'Services Industry Entrepreneur of the Year' in the Regional Finals of the Great British Entrepreneur Awards. Founded in 2013, the Great British Entrep...
29 Jul 01:00

21 year old jazz violinist, James Jones releases new music despite lockdown

"James is a very talented man" - Eamonn Holmes OBE "One of these days I'll be supporting him!" - Dave Swarbrick (Legendary British fiddler) 20 year old fiddler and multi-instrumentalist, James Jones from Caerphilly, Wales. Link to video - http://vevo.ly/vdcuXy James first started performing in p...
28 Jul 20:30

North West Event Decor Expert is a finalist in the Great British Entrepreneur Awards

Debbie Marks CEO & Founder of leading Event Decor & Styling Company Qube Events & Productions is a Finalist in the Great British Entrepreneur Awards in the Creative Industries Category. Debbie Marks, is in the final 4 out of 2500 in the Great British Entrepreneur Awards 2020.  Debbie is founder of...
28 Jul 20:15

How Ping Pong Fight Club, a successful social sports brand, hit the wall during Covid-19 and pivoted to an online game show https://www.thebigsmokeevents.com/ping-pong-lockdown-challenge

'Responding to the Covid pandemic, Ade Leigh turned a successful nationally recognised social sports events brand that ceased operations, into a successful online ping pong challenge game show…from his living room. It’s also a story about how vulnerability and hopelessness led to a moment of inspir...
28 Jul 18:45

Health tech entrepreneur Fungai Ndemera shortlisted for Entrepreneurial Spirit Award

Zimbabwe-born Fungai Ndemera has been shortlisted for the Entrepreneurial Spirit Award category at the 2020 Great British Entrepreneur Awards for the Midlands region. The owner of three UK-based healthcare businesses, including Flame Lily Healthcare Limited, Fungai has been recognised as a leading...
28 Jul 16:30

‘‘Check in, don’t check up’’ Welbee Voice launches to improve staff wellbeing in schools

A new feedback tool from educational wellbeing specialists Welbee has been launched for free to help improve staff wellbeing in the nation’s schools. Welbee ‘’Voice’’ is a simple to use system to encourage anonymous and open conversations. It has been designed by sector specialists to enable sc...
28 Jul 16:15

South Devon start-up shortlisted for Entrepreneur for Good Award category at Great British Entrepreneur Awards

Good Things, an award-winning start-up based in South Devon, is celebrating the news that their founder Lucy Willoughby is one of four finalists in the Entrepreneur for Good Award category at the 2020 Great British Entrepreneur Awards for the South West. Good Things seeks out ethical and planet-fr...
28 Jul 15:15

Sussex business in line for national award recognising entrepreneurs

28 July 2020 Tiny Box Company, the eco-friendly gift packaging company, is in line for the Service Industries Entrepreneur of the Year award at the 2020 Great British Entrepreneur Awards for the South East region. Tiny Box Company has been shortlisted from a long list of nominations. Their success...
28 Jul 15:00

Sussex soap company reaches finals of Great British Entrepreneur Awards

A Sussex soap manufacturer has been shortlisted in the Family Business category of the 2020 Great British Entrepreneur Awards. Christina May Ltd, best known for its English Soap Company brand, is one of just four companies shortlisted from across the South East region in the prestigious awards whic...
28 Jul 14:30

UK fintech Paymentology announces new partnership with Finartix

UK fintech Paymentology announces partnership with Finartex Fintech Solutions S.A. to bring data powered and scalable issuing payments solutions to financial institutions in Greece, Cyprus. South Eastern Europe, Eastern Africa, Belgium and Luxembourg. This partnership will manage the delivery of Pa...