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5/7/2024 10:29:20 AM

Heineken to invest over £1.64m in Yorkshire & Humber pubs
HEINEKEN UK is investing £39m in upgrading and reopening pubs in its Star Pubs’ estate in 2024 – demonstrating its confidence in the resilience of the great British local in the face of global uncertainty.


5/2/2024 8:40:06 AM

High-tech Agricultural Projects Win Government Funding
Two high-tech agricultural businesses in Greater Lincolnshire have been offered funding from a new national £7.5 million pot to support innovation and growth.


3/14/2024 1:18:02 PM

Business Enterprise Fund to support 280 businesses and create 600 jobs with new £20m fund
Flexible finance provider the Business Enterprise Fund (BEF) has received a facility of £20m to boost support for small businesses, via an investment from Lloyds Bank & Big Society Capital).


3/5/2024 3:39:04 PM

The Crown Estate pledges support for Grimsby's Projekt Renewable
The Crown Estate has officially registered its support by becoming a patron of Projekt Renewable. With a £50,000 investment now committed to further expand Grimsby’s Alexandra Dock-based Projekt Renewable, The Crown Estate spoke at length about how this promising partnership will take shape with Projekt Director, Richard Askam as representatives from The Crown Estate joined Rich at The Studio to record a video podcast.

Business News

6/17/2024 8:15:13 PM

“Awesome woman” tells of transformation from tech industry trailblazer to personal sovereignty
A tech industry globetrotter told a Humber Business Week audience that the “personal sovereignty” which enabled her to bounce back from personal and professional catastrophe would be at risk in the modern era of AI advances.
Business News 0 min read


6/14/2024 10:36:57 AM

Rhode Island on fresh offshore wind trip to Humber
A delegation from Rhode Island has landed in the Humber to strengthen booming trade in offshore wind.
Business News 4 min read


6/12/2024 10:48:48 AM

Biz Week audience explores the changing science of learning
Business leaders went back to the classroom during Humber Business Week to explore how modern learning techniques are helping employers build skills to make organisations better rather than merely meeting regulations.
Business News 2 min read


6/7/2024 7:19:44 AM

Waterman never giving up on passion for pop music
A household name from the world of entertainment highlighted the business principles driving his twin passions of pop music and railways as he spoke at the official launch of Humber Business Week 2024.
Business News 4 min read

Charity & Fundraising


6/4/2024 8:39:03 AM

Rollits runners rising to corporate challenge
Staff at Rollits LLP will be aiming to demonstrate leadership and teamwork when they take to the streets of Hull to raise funds for charity and test themselves against other businesses.


4/10/2024 10:15:55 AM

Charity’s new trustees bring experience of seafaring hardship
A charity which has been helping the families of seafarers for more than 200 years has boosted its ranks of trustees with two people who have experience of the demand for its services.


3/22/2024 12:05:41 PM

Charities to serve up a second helping of Ladies’ Lunch
Organisers of a new event which was created to promote women’s achievements and raise money for charities have already confirmed plans for a follow-up to build on their launch success.


2/2/2024 9:14:02 AM

Removals firm helps charity deliver its messages nationwide
A pioneering removals and storage business which has been relocating customers and safeguarding possessions across the country for nearly 30 years is also taking the name of one of the region’s leading charities nationwide after signing up as a corporate supporter.

Education & Training


6/14/2024 9:40:27 AM

Scientists of the future impress Reckitt global research and development leaders
Budding young scientists from Hull have been given a unique opportunity to share their inspiring ideas with the leaders behind some of the world’s biggest and best-loved brands.


1/25/2024 11:38:49 AM

Exercise the mind through reading
CHILDREN can embrace National Storytelling Week at Cleethorpes Leisure Centre and discover why reading is a great workout for a healthy mind.

Events & Networking


6/16/2024 7:58:45 PM

World street food festival returns – with Euro football optional
Independent food and drink businesses from across the region will be aiming to tap into the football frenzy this week with the return of Hull Street Food Nights.
Events & Networking 4 min read


5/27/2024 7:33:17 AM

Networking groups join forces to eat their way through Humber Business Week
Organisers of one of the Humber’s biggest corporate get-togethers are inviting delegates to eat their way through Biz Week as they count down to this year’s showcase.
Events & Networking 4 min read


5/27/2024 7:26:59 AM

Superhero Day revives comic book memories for joke shop owner
A business which was selling American comic books even before Superman was created will join the attractions on the streets of Hull city centre when Superhero Day returns next week.
Events & Networking 4 min read


5/22/2024 8:12:42 PM

Commodore to tell Chamber Expo Lunch guests how Royal Navy is protecting international trade and UK interests
WITH just two weeks to go before Chamber Expo 2024 opens its doors, we are pleased to announce Commodore Thomas Knowles from the Royal Navy will be our keynote speaker.
Events & Networking 4 min read

Construction & Development


5/2/2024 8:57:21 AM

Wykeland and Lincolnshire Co-op make £1m-plus investment at Waterside
New owners Wykeland Group and Lincolnshire Co-op are making a major investment as part of the rejuvenation of the Waterside centre in Lincoln.


4/28/2024 6:36:02 AM

Beal invites house hunters to experience latest luxury homes at Show Village launch
Prospective buyers are being invited to view some of prestige housebuilder Beal Homes’ latest luxury homes as the housebuilder launches a stunning Show Village at its development in Goole.


4/25/2024 9:41:10 AM

Beal Homes appoints Sales and Marketing Director to lead growth drive
Beal Homes has appointed an experienced senior executive from national housebuilder Taylor Wimpey as its new Sales and Marketing Director.


3/19/2024 7:51:06 AM

Café, shop and tourism units proposed in farmhouse conversion
The company behind the regeneration of a derelict industrial site near Beverley have submitted plans to create a farmhouse café, shop and tourist accommodation as part of the project.


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