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Environment Winner

Environment category winner, Jayne talbot of Christeyns said: “This is the third year that we have won this award; each year the competition gets tougher and it’s harder to find

Written on 14th November 2016Lillie Geistdorfer
Published in Environment, General, News

Economy Winner

Winner of the Economy category, Evie Lees of See Green Media, said of the award: “We’re so happy to have won an award for something which means so much to

Written on 14th November 2016Lillie Geistdorfer
Published in Economy, General, News

Education Winner

Steven Graham of Hungate York Regeneration, winner of the Education category added:  “It’s fantastic to be part of these awards and to be recognised for all the work done.  The

Written on 14th November 2016Lillie Geistdorfer
Published in Education, General, News

Community Winner

Community winner, Victoria Wainright Managing Partner of Naylor Wintersgill said: “Naylor Wintersgill is delighted to have won the Raising the Bar Community award.  We’re proud to continually support and pro-actively

Written on 14th November 2016Lillie Geistdorfer
Published in Community, General, News

Business awards scheme gives credit for community activities

Businesses have won plaudits for the work they do in the community at an awards celebration in Leeds (Thursday 10 November). The ‘Raising the Bar’ awards, which highlight companies doing

Written on 14th November 2016Lillie Geistdorfer
Published in General

Gordons makes an ‘eggscellent’ contribution

Gordons has again donated to the Junior Chamber’s International Easter Egg appeal which hopes to treat disadvantaged children in Bradford this Easter. Members of staff were asked to bring in

Written on 17th October 2016Lillie Geistdorfer
Published in Community, General, News

Not-for-profit firm sees growth all around

A Community Interest Company (CIC) that specialises in ensuring the 100% reuse and recycling of redundant IT equipment, has proved that a strong social agenda can benefit the environment, the

Written on 17th October 2016Lillie Geistdorfer
Published in Community, General, News

Staff volunteer in playground initiative

Staff at Bradford-based laundry chemical manufacturer Christeyns took a day out from their busy schedules recently to help rejuvenate the Big Swing Adventure Playground in Eccleshill. Christeyns, which has its

Written on 17th October 2016Lillie Geistdorfer
Published in Community, General, News

Teams join forces in 3 peaks challenge

Representatives from One in a Million joined forces with a team from BAK and Southern Connections to tackle the gruelling Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge. One In A Million provides sports,

Written on 17th October 2016Lillie Geistdorfer
Published in Community, General, News

Universal pledges support to Grace House Children’s charity in 2016

Universal AV and Universal Live are pleased to announce it will be supporting Grace House, a children’s charity supporting children and young people from across the North East, with complex

Written on 17th October 2016Lillie Geistdorfer
Published in Community, General, News

Joinery firm in rebrand and growth initiative

A Bradford-based timber windows and doors manufacturer with a 175-year history is marking a new phase as it invests in a complete rebrand and hires a swathe of new staff

Written on 17th October 2016Lillie Geistdorfer
Published in Economy, General, News

Architect wins excellence award

Saltaire based architects Rance Booth Smith (RBS) are celebrating after scooping the prestigious 2016 LABC West Yorkshire Building Excellence Award, for Best Education Building for the Jonathan Silver Building, Saltaire.

Written on 17th October 2016Lillie Geistdorfer
Published in Community, General, News

Yorkshire urges government to implement volunteering pledge as volunteers week begins

Yorkshire Building Society is calling on the government to implement last year’s manifesto pledge to give employees of large companies up to three days’ leave to volunteer. The Society has

Written on 17th October 2016Lillie Geistdorfer
Published in Community, General, News

DLA Piper marching with pride

DLA Piper is set to march in the Leeds Pride parade this year, becoming the first global law firm to do so. The event, now in its tenth year, is

Written on 17th October 2016Lillie Geistdorfer
Published in Community, General, News

KC Communications celebrates second year in business with awards recognition

Huddersfield-based marketing communications agency and West & North Yorkshire Chamber member, KC Communications is proud to announce an Eaton Smith, Business of the Month award win and a further award shortlisting in the upcoming

Written on 17th October 2016Lillie Geistdorfer
Published in Community, General, News

AV Hire company expands team to cope with rapid growth

iCO Event Services LTD, announced on Monday 4th July 2016 that Steven Sweeney has joined the company to further develop their growing portfolio of regional and national clients. Steven comes

Written on 17th October 2016Lillie Geistdorfer
Published in Economy, General, News

York Brewery to defend ‘knock-out’ title are you up for the challenge?

A crack team from York Brewery are in training to ensure they retain their crown in the annual ‘It’s a Knockout’ tournament, held to raise funds for St Leonard’s Hospice.

Written on 17th October 2016Lillie Geistdorfer
Published in Community, General, News

Team See Green take on the York 10K for Cancer Research UK

The team at York web development company See Green have a special reason for taking on the York 10k this Sunday, August 7th. As well as wanting to get fit,

Written on 17th October 2016Lillie Geistdorfer
Published in Community, General, News

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