Business

Tate Consulting Engineers Belfast expansion

Harrogate headquartered building services engineering practice, Tate Consulting, has expanded into Belfast, initially creating five jobs in the city. The firm now plans to continue growing the team following a string of high-profile contract wins. Tate Consulting’s recently opened new Belfast office is located close to Belfast City Airport in the Belmont Office Park on Belmont Road. Belfast born Jim Lee, who has been a director at Tate Consulting for the past nine years, will continue to split his time between Belfast and Harrogate. Aaron Stevenson and Kevin Gallagher have also joined the team as associate director and mechanical associate Harrogate Informer…


Wellspring appoints new head of fundraising

Wellspring Therapy and Training, the Harrogate-based counselling and training centre, has appointed a new head of fund-raising. Kennie Cheung, who has recently moved from Hong Kong to Harrogate, is an experienced charity fund-raiser, having worked for Oxfam and the Hong Kong Cancer Fund in her native country. Wellspring, which was founded in 2003, provides affordable short and long-term counselling for the Harrogate and district community. Emily Fullarton, the executive director of Wellspring, explained: We are absolutely delighted to have found a new fund-raiser of the calibre of Kennie. Her experience and expertise are just what we need – and I Harrogate Informer…


Yorkshire Event Centre to host global green event

A global event which promotes clean energy and electric vehicles is set to come to the north of England for the first time after choosing the Yorkshire Event Centre as its host venue. Fully Charged, the World’s no.1 Electric Vehicle and Clean Energy Show, is expected to attract 10,000 visitors when it’s held at the Yorkshire Event Centre on Friday 19th to Sunday 21st May 2023. The show – Fully Charged LIVE North 2023 – will complement a series of other Fully Charged LIVE shows which are held in Europe, America, Canada and Australia as well as Fully Charged LIVE Harrogate Informer…


York handmade plays pivotal role in prestigious Yorkshire housing development

The award-winning York Handmade Brick Company has played a significant role in a new and prestigious North Yorkshire residential housing development. The Easingwold-based firm, one of the leading independent brick-makers in the country, has supplied 262,000 specially-manufactured bricks for the contemporary development at Ferrensby, near Harrogate. Altogether York Handmade provided the bricks, worth over £150,000, for the site which is being developed by Harrogate developer Jack Lunn (Properties) Ltd. The Ferrensby development is called Slingsby Vale and features 18 detached houses, 11 of which will be marketed on the open market and seven of which are affordable. The affordable houses
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Northern airport bosses call for the Prime Minister to provide vital support to help travel sector recover from pandemic

Northern airport bosses today joined forces to call on Government to back their struggling sector in its Budget next week, while developing a manageable, realistic and cost-effective system that would enable travel to restart in May. Unprecedented joint intervention warns many of the North’s vital connections are at risk Tens of thousands of jobs across the UK on the line without support UK’s recovery will be held back if connectivity in the North isn’t protected Still months to go before passengers might return Leaders of gateways in all parts of the North have written to Boris Johnson urging him to
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Black Sheep launches its iconic Best Bitter in bottles for the very first time

Black Sheep Brewery is continuing its innovation and product development this February with the launch of its iconic Black Sheep Best Bitter in bottle for the very first time as a limited edition offering for its drinkers. While fans of this stalwart of the Black Sheep range wait patiently for the reopening of pubs, the Masham-based brewery has launched a 5,000-bottle run of its Best Bitter, which is available exclusively from its online store and its local ‘Brew to Ewe’ delivery service. First brewed in 1992, Black Sheep Best Bitter has become one of the UK’s best-selling session cask ales. 
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Local photography shop makes the most of lockdown with a substantial move to online

Bass and Bligh in Harrogate are making the most of lockdown with a relaunch of their website, along with all stock now being available online as part of a bigger move to online. Justin Barnes is the owner of Bass and Bligh, taking over the business 20-years ago: We have always had a wide area of customers, but this will widen that out even further. This development of our website is really long overdue, the problem was finding the time to do it. Lockdown has give us that time. All our stock, both used and new, will now be available
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