Business

Little Explorers discover new premises

Little Explorers Day Nursery has moved into larger premises with financial support from Royal bank of Scotland\n

Scriba PRand Faith PR in running for awards

Faith PR and Katie Mallinson, of Scriba PR, are finalists in the regional heats of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations

JNT Destinations reaches travel awards final

Tanya Haigh, of JNT Destinations, is in the final of the national TTG Tracvel Awards

Religious beliefs and health and safety issues can cause conflict in the workplace, says Daniel Krigers, of Chadwick Lawrence

The Employment Appeals Tribunal has recently considered a job applicant’s complaint of discrimination

Planning changes announced in the summer budget are welcome, says Martin Thompson, of Armitage Sykes

Martin Thompson of Armitage Sykes
Developers could get automatic planning permission to build on disused industrial sites in England

Chancellor George Osborne has introduced a range of tax changes in his budget, says Colin Barratt, of Wheawill & Sudworth

Colin Barratt
In his first budget since the general election, the chancellor announced a myriad of changes to the tax system

Business Profile: Emma Lewis, of Rogers Geotechnical Servces

Law graduate Emma Lewis is enjoying life as managing director of ground testing specialist Rogers Geotechnical Services

Business Profile: Andy Gledhill and Antony Leech, of Project Sport

Former Greenhead College students Andy Gledhill and Antony Leech are keeping local kids active at Project Sport

Business Profile: Tim Mercer and Jason Sharp, of Vapour Media

Vapour Media directors Tim Mercer and Jason Sharp are plotting a course through the "cloud" to help SMEs get the best from technology

Commercial Property

Park Valley House attracts two occupiers

Holmfirth Dyers and Momentum Sales Solutions are taking space at former mill offices Park Valley House in Lockwood

RICS sees rise in demand for commercial property

Graeme Haigh, of Bramleys, says interest in commercial property has risen, but good quality units are in short supply\nJS*48345955

Mayor of Calderdale opens eco-houses

Brighouse firm Ploughcroft staged an open day for people to view two energy efficient houses at Sowerby Bridge

Stafflex teams up with Town

Recruitment firm Stafflex and Huddersfield Town have launched a new initiative to Get Kirklees Working

Business Profile: Andy Gledhill and Antony Leech, of Project Sport

Former Greenhead College students Andy Gledhill and Antony Leech are keeping local kids active at Project Sport

Holme Valley chef Tim Bilton faces second cancer battle

Tim and Adele Bilton of the Spiced Pear, Sheffield Road, Hepworth.
Spiced Pear to focus on tearoom as TV chef faces surgery for second time after initially recovering from eye cancer

Journalists

Doug Thomson
Huddersfield Town correspondent
Chris Roberts
Huddersfield Giants correspondent
Louise Cooper
Crime correspondent
Nick Lavigueur
Health Correspondent
Joanne Douglas
Local Government Correspondent
Linda Whitwam
Education Correspondent
Henryk Zientek
Business Correspondent
Martin Shaw
Mirfield Correspondent