Business Durham hosting coronavirus clinics for businesses

Business Durham hosting coronavirus clinics for businesses

Business Durham are holding a series of clinics for businesses to get advice on coronavirus-related support. Interested firms can book a 30 minute slot to get quick-fire advice relating to COVID support from a panel of experts including North East Funds, Department...

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Aimee launches her own financial and pension planning firm

Aimee launches her own financial and pension planning firm

An independent financial adviser with more than six years’ industry experience has launched her own company. Aimee Watson has set up Aimee Financial, which provides bespoke financial planning and pension advice to clients. Although specialising in retirement planning,...

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Delanoy Funeral Services launches in East Durham

Delanoy Funeral Services launches in East Durham

A new partnership has been launched which is changing the face of the funeral industry, enabling people to give their loved ones a unique and memorable final farewell. Delanoy Funeral Services has been launched by John Delanoy and Julie Stout, who are from Easington...

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Real ale festival comes to Peterlee pub this October

Real ale festival comes to Peterlee pub this October

A range of up to 20 classic British real ales will be available at The Five Quarter in Peterlee during its 17-day real ale festival. The pub in Hailsham Place will host the festival from Friday, October 9, to Sunday, October 25. The beers will cost £1.69 a pint. The...

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Affordable homes in Peterlee nearing completion

Affordable homes in Peterlee nearing completion

A North East council has teamed up with a local housing developer to deliver affordable homes for residents. Durham County Council contributed almost £250,000 from money raised via housing developments to seven affordable properties, which Chapter Homes is putting the...

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GEM Training helps over 50 people onto Husqvarna career ladder

GEM Training helps over 50 people onto Husqvarna career ladder

Over 50 people are working towards careers with Husqvarna thanks to a successful partnership between the lawnmower manufacturer and GEM Training. The Peterlee-based company, which provides tailored training and apprenticeships specifically developed for its clients,...

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Castle Eden financial planning firm increases its workforce

Castle Eden financial planning firm increases its workforce

A national financial planning firm has increased its workforce as business continues to boom following a rebrand. Former Independent financial advisor (IFA) Tony Slimmings started offering freelance paraplanning services in early 2017, before scaling up and launching...

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Coronavirus update from Business Durham

Coronavirus update from Business Durham

Coronavirus Update for businesses in Peterlee You may have seen in the local news that a company in Peterlee has voluntarily closed for deep cleaning after two Coronavirus cases were reported. As a business in Peterlee we wanted to let you know that at the time of...

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PBP/SBP Virtual Event: Job Retention Scheme (Furlough) Update

PBP/SBP Virtual Event: Job Retention Scheme (Furlough) Update

This event, on Thursday, August 20, at 11am will help businesses on the furlough scheme, how to ensure a Covid-19 safe workspace, news ways of working & potential redundancies. The Job Retention Scheme has supported many employers through the Covid-19 pandemic....

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