CEO, Charlie O’Dell, celebrates 10 years’ service for local bereavement and support charity the Dove Service – combined with plans for 35th Anniversary Charity Dinner When Charlie O’Dell joined the Dove Service back in 2009, her only aim was to combine her background in business management with the counselling that she had been studying part-time,

More jobs are being created at business development sites with county council involvement and its skills programme is exceeding its target, a new report states. An economic growth programme update details progress and achievements since it started in 2014 and in particular recent successes. One site developed with county council investment – Innovation Centre 5

35th Anniversary Charity Dinner

This year the Dove Service are proud to be celebrating 35 years of service, providing specialist counselling, training and support to people from the age of 4+ who have been affected by grief through bereavement, significant loss or life-changing illness since 1984. We would love to extend an invitation to celebrate with us at our

Burslem based fire door specialists Washington and Riley have sprung into action to support Stoke-on-Trent’s Furniture Mine after thieves caused £2,000 damage during a break in. Thieves sawed their way through a fire door after breaking into the charity store in Cannon Place, Hanley. Run by Emmaus North Staffs, the Furniture Mine helps families in

Thompson Wright Chartered Accountants are currently offering a free one hour consultation for a business and tax health check for any individual or business covering the following areas: Minimising tax liabilities, both personal and business Dealing with Making Tax Digital (MTD) Achieving business growth and raising finance Maximising the value on the sale of your

Companies in North Staffordshire and South Cheshire can now gain access to high level, bespoke commercial advice following the latest appointment at Newcastle-under-Lyme-based Signature Financial Services. Chris Bailey has been unveiled as Senior Commercial Manager at Signature Financial Services. A familiar face to many company executives across Staffordshire and Cheshire, Chris joins Signature Finance from

For the third year running, Heathrow and the Department for International Trade’s (DIT) Exporting is GREAT campaign are inviting SMEs across the country to apply for 20 ‘World of Opportunity’ grants worth £2,000 each. The grants will support small businesses that are just beginning to export or help those companies that can export, but don’t.

Business sites across Staffordshire are continuing to create skilled and better paid jobs as the county maintains near full employment. Staffordshire County Council’s economic growth leader Mark Winnington said that with sites like i54 South Staffordshire, Redhill in Stafford and Four Ashes fully occupied or nearly fully occupied, he was confident of more opportunities in

An agreement which builds on an established partnership to grow the economy in South Staffordshire and further strengthen communities is being formed by the county and district councils. The South Staffordshire Growth Agreement follows on from two successful district deals between the councils over the last six years which set out a range of regeneration