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Virgin Media has completed the rollout of its ultrafast broadband network in Houghton-le-Spring
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Full fibre to the premises (FTTP) technology with average top speeds of 516Mbps Virgin Media’s broadband speeds nearly 13 times faster than the local...
The Beam Sunderland
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The first 30 of 300 new jobs for the city have been filled, as global grocery business Ocado Group moves into its Sunderland home.  The world-leading...
Cllr Graeme Miller of Sunderland City Council (centre) with Daniel Hopper (left) and Jonathan Golightly of One Energy Solutions.
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One Energy Solutions, a fast-growing energy consultancy, has moved into Washington Business Centre as part of its expansion plans. The company plans...
Jason Hobbs, CEO of The North East Fund Limited which has £120m of funding available for North East-based SMEs.
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2019 has seen over 130 of the region’s businesses receive more than £20m of investment from the North East Fund, a £120m programme which provides...
Seaburn Inn announcement
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The contractor has been appointed for a new 40-room inn on Sunderland’s seafront. Metnor Construction has been appointed principle contractor of the...
Claudia Binder from Liebherr, Catherine Saxon from the Environment Agency and Cllr Graeme Miller from Sunderland City Council
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An abandoned waste site is to be transformed into use as a key manufacturing site after being bought by Sunderland City Council. The major...
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Bowmer + Kirkland is looking for North East-based companies who would like the opportunity to work with them on the new Sunderland City Hall project...
Riverside Sunderland
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Legal & General, one of the world’s largest investment managers, has announced that it has backed an extensive masterplan for the regeneration of...
Sunderland City Council Chief Executive Patrick Melia, Council Leader Councillor Graeme Miller and from Bowmer + Kirkland Project Manager Paul Anderson at the start of work on City Hall
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Construction is underway on Sunderland's new City Hall. The impressive new building will house Sunderland City Council alongside a range of public...
l to r: UK Independent Medical’s Chris Nairns, Alan Ballard, Dr Les Smith with Cllr Graeme Miller, Sunderland City Council
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Sunderland-based UK Independent Medical, a nationwide leader in providing medical reports, is launching a new division which will create ten new jobs...
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A trans-atlantic tech firm, designed to help businesses accurately predict future performance, is forecasting a bright outlook for its platform after...
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A North East media firm has recreated one of the most iconic scenes from the silver screen, for a Sky One show that will air this week [November 7]....

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