Business

Monarch Airlines to launch new route to Malaga from Leeds Bradford

Monarch

Monarch has added an additional 7 weekly flight frequencies to its summer 2016 schedule from Leeds-Bradford Airport including a new route from Leeds-Bradford Airport to Malaga on the Costa del Sol. Additional Leeds Bradford routes and frequencies now on sale for summer 2016 include: Leeds Bradford to Malaga​- ​new route – 3 x weekly flights Leeds Bradford to Naples​- ​2 x weekly flights The new summer 2016 schedule from Leeds Bradford also includes increased frequencies to Faro on the Algarve and ...

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Kier group offices sold for residential development

National-property-consultancy-Carter-Jonas-has-sold-the-former-Kier-Group-offices-in-Boston-Spa-to-Harrogate-developer-Burr-Living

National property consultancy Carter Jonas has sold the former Kier Group offices in Boston Spa to Harrogate developer Burr Living. The deal, which completed last month, will see the 8,023 sq ft offices turned into a luxury five-bedroom townhouse and three attractive mews style properties. Kier Group, a leading property, residential, construction and services group, which occupied the site for ...

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Further growth in Myrings lettings team

Richard Chapman has joined

Myrings Estate Agency in Harrogate have appointed Richard Chapman as lettings manager, increasing the lettings team to 6. Richard has over 10 years experience, working in both corporate and independent estate agents, his previous experience includes running his own property services business.   Richard lives in Harrogate with his wife, and when not heading up the lettings department, he’s a keen ...

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Growing demand leads Cooper & Hall to further expand team

New Recruit! Sam Whitehouse, who has become Cooper & Hall’s latest trainee Quantity Surveyor

A rising demand in the expert services provided by a North Yorkshire quantity surveyor has lead it to further expanding its team. Cooper & Hall, which is based at Pannal Business Park in Harrogate, has recruited 26-year-old “double graduate” Sam Whitehouse as a trainee Quantity Surveyor, taking the head count to 12. Cooper & Hall, which is led by directors ...

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Water win for Finn

James Cain, managing director of Harrogate Water Brands, with former England cricketer Darren Gough and marketing director Nicky Cain

Finn has been appointed by Harrogate Water Brands as its retained PR and social media partner. Harrogate Water Brands is the company behind the iconic Harrogate Spring Water and charitable Thirsty Planet brands The appointment followed a rigorous tender process and Finn will work with the Harrogate-based business to help drive awareness and support its national and international distribution growth strategy through ...

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Moduloft announces expansion plans

Tim Benson

North Yorkshire loft firm Moduloft has announced plans to expand its operations following the success of its patented invention for modular pre-built roof lifts and loft  extensions. The business was set up three years ago by joiner Tim Benson, who founded nationwide loft conversion company Trussloft in 1996. Benson said 2015 looked set to be a record year, with turnover ...

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Carter Jonas’ Northern planning team has announced its best ever annual results

David-Boulton,-head-of-the-Northern-planning-team-at-Carter-Jonas

Growing confidence and activity in the development sector across Yorkshire, saw the team’s turnover increase by 11% compared to 2013-14, contributing to Carter Jonas’ record turnover of £46.3m million in the financial year ended May 2015 – up 24.5% on the previous year.     The result is the best financial performance of all Carter Jonas’ planning teams across the ...

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Local consultancy gap year student finalist in engineering development trust awards

Sam-and-Richard

Geoenvironmental consultancy CGL has announced that Sam Longfield as a finalist against five other gap year students in the Engineering Development Trust’s ‘Contribution to Industry Awards’ in the ‘Year in Industry – North Region’ category. Sam has been based in CGL’s Harrogate office working alongside the engineers with site inspections, research, proposals and reports. Richard Pennock, Regional Director of CGL said: ...

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Solicitor gains step private client qualification

Elaine Lightfoot

A head of department at leading Harrogate law firm, McCormicks, has gained a diploma for her knowledge of Private Client law. Elaine Lightfoot has gained the STEP Diploma in Trusts and Estates for England and Wales after demonstrating her knowledge of Tax, Administration of Estates, Administration of Trusts and Accounting. STEP members advise families on planning their assets across the ...

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