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SCUNTHORPE STEEL PLANT MANAGES TO SAVE JOBS

14th January 2016

Good news for Scunthorpe steel plant as jobs look to be saved A deal which would see investment firm, Greybull Capital acquire Tata's long products steel plant in Scunthorpe is close to being fi...

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CBI LAYS OUT APPRENTICESHIP LEVY PROPOSALS IN LETTER TO BIS

14th January 2016

Director general of the CBI, Carlyon Fairbairn has set out the four principles that business would like to see embedded within the new apprenticeship levy. In her letter to the Secretary ...

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GE TAKEOVER DEAL TO CUT THOUSANDS OF EUROPEAN JOBS

14th January 2016

General Electric has announced that it plans to cut up to 6,500 jobs in Europe. The US industrial giant said it plans to cut the jobs from the energy units it acquired after its €12.4bn deal t...

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RECRUITMENT RIDDLE THURSDAY 14TH JAN 2016

14th January 2016

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STUDENT SCOOPS FORD FOR WOMEN IN STEM STUDIES

12th January 2016

University of London student, Melissa Matthews has been announced as the winner of the 2015 STEM Studies prize. Recognising that women are traditionally under-represented in STEM (science, technolo...

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BRITISH APPRENTICES TO RESTORE CLASSIC CAR

12th January 2016

For the first time ever in the UK, a nut and bolt restoration of a classic car is to be undertaken by apprentices who are serving their time at a Shropshire company. All employed by Classic Motor C...

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PLASTICS FIRM GOES GREEN

12th January 2016

Precision plastic injection moulding manufacturer Icon Plastics has extended its commitment to the environment with the installation of 500 solar photovoltaic panels.   Based at Durham La...

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY 12TH JAN 2016

12th January 2016

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MANUFACTURERS CURRY CLUB

11th January 2016

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CUT TAX BURDEN TO HELP THE UK MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY

11th January 2016

Cut tax burden to make British industry great again, says billionaire Ineos boss Britain should reduce the tax burden on struggling manufacturers to stem the "catastrophic" decline of UK industry, ...

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UK NEEDS TO FIND UNIQUE MANUFACTURING SELLING POINTS IN ORDER TO SURVIVE

11th January 2016

Let's find unique selling points that will help to revive UK manufacturing Loss of manufacturing is a catastrophe in slow motion in many parts of the north of England, Wales and Scotland. Last Nov...

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SIMPLY RED STAR EXITS ASK AS CONSTRUCTION GIANT MOVES IN

11th January 2016

CONSTRUCTION giant Carillion has acquired a majority stake in Manchester-based property developer ASK Real Estate, with Simply Red star Mick Hucknall, who helped launch the company, exiting the busi...

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NEW CHAPTER AS MANUFACTURER STOREY RESCUED

11th January 2016

A MANUFACTURING company based in east Manchester has been sold out of administration in a deal saving around 100 jobs. Thos. Storey Fabrications based in Openshaw makes parts such as digger b...

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BMW REVEALS MIRROR-LESS CAR

11th January 2016

BMW reveals mirror-less i8 concept car at CES 2016 BMW unveiled its mirror-less i8 concept car during this week's CES 2016 held in Las Vegas. The rear-view and side-view mirrors on the new BMW i8 ...

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JAGUAR LAND ROVER REVEALS PLANS FOR NEW COVENTRY FACTORY

11th January 2016

The car giant is set to spend about £500 million on a 30-acre site in Coventry. Jaguar land Rover is set to announce another huge job-boosting investment in the West Midlands. The car gi...

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