Business

Orchard Energy appoints northern region manager

Richard Errington, formerly of Utilitywise, takes up the post of northern region manager for Elland-based Orchard Energy

Yorkshire Building Society names chairman designate

Former Eversheds chairman John Heaps will take over as chairman of the Yorkshire Building Society next April

Wates Living Space spells out PFI benefits

Hundreds of jobs were crated with a £69m housing development for Kirklees
Nick Gartland

Markets set to remain volatile says Nick Gartland, of Investec Wealth & Investment

The global economy remains in a state of flux

Daniel Krigers, of Chadwick Lawrence spaks about bereavement in the workplace

Daniel J Krigers, employment law solicitor at Chadwick Lawrence
Daniel Krigers considers how managers should deal with bereavement in the workplace

Japanese Knotweed: Clear up or pay up!

Free our communities from knotweed plague!
Those who are failing to eradicate Japanese knotweed can be reported to the local council or the police.

Business Profile: Amanda Evans, of Your Children' Wardrobe

Amanda Evans finds retailing the perfect fit after a career climbing the corporate ladder

Business Profile: Dale Rhodes of Dale Rhodes Tailors

Bespoke tailor Dale Rhodes is revitalising a time-honoured trade

Business Profile: Nicky Lynn, manager of Althams Travel in Huddersfield

Dedicated holidaymaker Nicky Lynn is ideally placed to help customers at Althams Travel make their choice of holidays

Commercial Property

Wates Living Space spells out PFI benefits

Hundreds of jobs were crated with a £69m housing development for Kirklees

Jones Homes names new divisional land director

Cleckheaton-based Jones Homes (Northern) Ltd has appointed Howard Gray to the regional board

Conroy Brook to start new housing scheme

A development of 13 detached properties to be built by Conroy Brook has been given the go-ahead by Barnsley Council

LOOK: When Harry met selfie! Guests' social media snaps with TV host at Examiner Business Awards

BBC Look North presenter Harry Gration, who hosted the awards, was in-demand all night for pictures with guests and was more than happy to oblige

Examiner Business Awards 2014: Business Person of the Year sponsored by Chadwick Lawrence - winner Zeb Pervaiz

Chadwick Lawrence Business Person of the Year Zeb Pervaiz of SKA Textiles
Find out more about Zeb, his firm SKA Textiles and see pictures from the event

Examiner Business Awards 2014: Business of the Year sponsored by Fantastic Media - winner Camira Group Ltd

More details and pictures from the event here

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