Business, Featured

New addition boosts James Legal’s commercial capability

James Legal has this week welcomed another new addition to its business law team, as part of its continued expansion. Byron Swarbrick, formally of Andrew Jackson Solicitors, has now joined James Legal at its Hull office. His arrival bolsters the support and services James Legal offers to its business clients. Solicitor Byron’s appointment is one of several planned for this

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Achievement, Featured

Double boost for not-for-profit firm teaching kids life-saving skills

It’s been a whirlwind few months for Hull not-for-profit company Lessons 4 Life, which aims to teach every school pupil in the city first aid in a one-day lesson designed to give them the vital skills needed to respond in an emergency. In September the organisation, which was formed early in 2017, won support worth more than £20,000 in the

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Business, Featured

Former nurse’s party business wins WOW award

It might seem like a bit of a leap to switch from caring for patients at Castle Hill’s oncology ward to providing fun parties for all ages, but Hull businesswoman Jan McKinley has always had the knack for putting a smile on people’s faces. And now the retired staff nurse who left the NHS in March after 20 years to

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Business, Featured

The last business networking event of 2017 was broadcast live on Humber TV!

The Business Culture Hull’s last business networking event of 2017 was sold out within 7 days of being published which unfortunately left lots of people unable to attend. So as not to disappoint all the people that could not get tickets Tony Bowler, founder of tBC Hull, teamed up with Humber TV to live stream the event directly to The

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New trawler launch ‘symbolic of unprecedented fishing industry optimism’

It is symbolic of both fishing industry hope and the burgeoning growth of two specialist firms. The Sparkling Star trawler was launched at Whitby on Saturday 4 November, part of a significant partnership between Hull-based Pearson Electrical and Whitby trawler manufacturer Parkol Marine Engineering. This is one of 10 new vessels Parkol has on order from fishing fleets across the

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Humber IT – most inspiring member of the month – October 2017

The Business Culture Hull is pleased to announce that the first ‘Most Inspiring Member of the Month’ award for October 2017 goes to Phil Paterson from Humber IT. The award is presented to the member who not only attends the networking events but has also taken advantage of all the other benefits on offer to all members such as, using the website

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HULL SOLICITORS FIRM SHORTLISTED FOR PRESTIGIOUS LEGAL AWARDS

James Legal Solicitors in Hull has been shortlisted as being among the top firms in Yorkshire, in three categories of a prestigious regional legal awards.   The cutting-edge firm, based in Hull, got down to the final nominees in the Yorkshire Legal Awards’ ‘Managing Partner of the Year’, ‘Pro-bono’ and ‘Law Firm 1-10 Partners’ categories.   They attended a glittering

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Business, Featured

Announcing the next chapter

Our films have evolved over time, in quality, creativity and diversity, it’s time Feet First Studios received the same treatment. We want the full scope of who we are, the quality we provide and where we are heading to be reflected in our brand and its message. Today, we are excited to reveal our transformation. Northern Visuals will move forward with great purpose and

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Directive Training – Member of the Month – September

The Business Culture Hull is pleased to announce that ‘The Most Inspiring Member of the Month’ for September 2017 went to Melisa Money from Directive Training. The award is presented by Tony Bowler, owner and founder of The Business Culture Hull, to the member he feels is making the most out of their membership. Melisa said “I had absolutely no idea

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Charity, Featured

Smashed It!

The Managing Director at GoHire, Sally Wray, together with her friend, Nicola Marriott completed a 365k rainforest cycle trek in Brazil and raised just shy of £10k for female cancer charities.  The pair had been training in the Holderness area (where there is a distinct lack of hills) for 12 weeks prior to embarking on their journey to Salvador on

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