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Northumberland is today home to businesses that have successfully located here from countries across the world in business sectors as diverse as healthcare, advanced engineering and renewable energy.


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The benefits and opportunities of re-shoring and north-shoring high-value manufacturing and service-based industries to the UK regions will be at the heart of a special conference taking place at MIPIM UK.

Thu 9th October 2014

Beautiful Homes Sitting Pretty in new store

One of the most prime sites in Ashington town centre has been snapped up by the home furnishings retailer Beautiful Homes.

Mon 15th September 2014

Arch Hits a Century with its 100th Apprentice!

Award-winning Blyth engineering business Tharsus has created five apprenticeships and as a result Arch, the Northumberland Development Company has hit its target of helping 100 hundred young people become apprentices.

Mon 15th September 2014

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