Purebroadband Appoints Seasoned Industry Expert

Purebroadband Appoints Seasoned Industry Expert
July 29, 2021

Hull-based ultrafast broadband provider, Purebroadband, has appointed Sally Kirkwood into an expanded role as its new service operations manager.

Sally spent 10 years working for KCOM, operating the last three years as its service manager before being headhunted for her new role.

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Barratt Developments Site Managers In Hull Named As Best In The Country For Quality

Barratt Developments Site Managers In Hull Named As Best In The Country For Quality
July 1, 2021

Two site managers from Barratt Developments Yorkshire East have won a top national award for the quality of the homes they are building in Hull. 

Paul Dearnley, Site Manager at the housebuilder’s Hesslewood Park development in Hessle and Mark Greenley from Harrier Chase in Brough, each landed a Pride in the Job Quality Award from the National House Building Council (NHBC) having impressed judges with their dedication, passion, commitment, and leadership. 

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Rollits Announces Partner Promotion In Employment Team

Rollits Announces Partner Promotion In Employment Team
July 1, 2021

Leading law firm Rollits LLP has announced the promotion of one of its specialist employment lawyers to Partner.

Caroline Neadley, who joined the firm in October 2017, steps up from the role of Associate having performed exceptionally well and contributed to all aspects of the employment team’s success.

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Let’s Talk About Sex(Uality)

Let’s Talk About Sex(Uality)
June 22, 2021

Happy Pride month to you all! – this is how the conversation starts between Pippa, Josh and Aaliyah, three young people from Hull.

Drawing from their experiences, they have created a podcast to provide an eye-opening insight into how being a part of the LGBTQ+ community may contribute to mental health issues, whilst highlighting some important messages and where young people can get support.

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Beverley Enterprise Centre Builds Up To A Brighter Future As Construction Work Starts

Beverley Enterprise Centre Builds Up To A Brighter Future As Construction Work Starts
May 5, 2021

Construction work has begun on a new enterprise centre in Beverley, paving the way for around 30 companies to make it their new home once completed early next year.

The £4.8million development on Grovehill Road will become a landmark building in the market town and will offer superior facilities for new and existing businesses, regenerating a former demolition site and visually enhancing the immediate area.

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Study Seeks Business Input To Help Dyslexics Win The War Against Emails

Study Seeks Business Input To Help Dyslexics Win The War Against Emails
April 6, 2021

A dyslexic entrepreneur is seeking the help of businesses and employees as he works to develop an assistive tool that will make email easier for people who share his condition.

Hull-based Dileepa Ranawake, who was diagnosed with dyslexia at 18, is drawing on his background in technology and health projects to create Jisterly.ai, which will enable dyslexic people to read and prioritise their emails up to five times faster without having to open them.

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Chameleon Business Interiors Expands Team With Three New Hires

Chameleon Business Interiors Expands Team With Three New Hires
March 28, 2021

Chameleon Business Interiors has grown its team with the appointment of three new hires, as the commercial interior specialist business continues to grow.

Thomas Wormleighton joins the business as an estimator, Sarah Lister as business development manager for the Midlands and Phoebe Barbour sets out on her career, joining Chameleon as part of an advanced apprenticeship.

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Allenby Commercial Welcomes Howdens As The Trade Yard Attracts National Brands

Allenby Commercial Welcomes Howdens As The Trade Yard Attracts National Brands
March 4, 2021

The company behind the expanding Trade Yard brand has welcomed the opening of a UK-leading DIY business to take one of its sites to capacity while confirming a deal with another industry leader at its newest development.

Allenby Commercial, based in Hull, confirmed The Trade Yard Beverley is now full following the opening last week of the new local branch of Howdens in the final unit.

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