Recent Member News

UK growth grinding to a halt

According to a leading think tank (Paris based organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development "OECD"), Britain's economy will grow by less than 1 per cent this year.  This is considerably less than its previous 1.4 per cent forecast twelve...

Narec move Electrical Networks business to Blyth

On 1st July 2011, Narec moved its Electrical Network Businesses to Blyth Northumberland.  In a statement on Narec's facebook page it announced "We will continue to offer our long-standing high quality specialist consultancy and test services from ...

Privacy films for super casino produced by Blyth Business forum member

Solarglide has successfully completed the installation of tinted privacy film at London Clubs International super casino, Manchester235. Privacy film has recently been installed to the ground floor Poker Room to create a separate area for clients ...

Local Business Forum member wins heritage award

Blyth Valley Business Forum member Team Force Ltd has won a major North East Award for restoration work at Lindisfarne Priory, Holy Island. The Construction Excellence in the North East 2011 Award for achieving ‘ Excellence in Heritage’ was w...

BBC choose Blyth Business Forum Member for 21st Century Classroom Digital Workshops

BBC learning is running a programme of fully funded 21st Century Classroom (21CC) workshops for schools, colleges, teachers and community groups across the country.  The Blyth Community Enterprise Centre was chosen by the BBC to host these session...

Tynetec Innovation Centre Roadshow 2011

Blyth Valley Business forum member Tynetec has announced its "Innovation Centre Roadshow program for 2011".  Full details can be found here - Tynetec News

Biggest saving cuts since World War 2 hits the public sector.

Chancellor George Osborne has revealed the biggest spending cuts since the second world war.   Welfare, councils and police budgets are all to feel the squeeze as the government puts in place plans to reduce the UK's deficit. The following in...

Northumberland County Council Newsletter

Latest northumberland county council newsletter is now available for download. Issues relating to Blyth include; New Morrisons Store - Plans Submitted Narec new blade test facility Blyth town heritage scheme Market place u...

Port of Blyth Training Services National Award Finalists

Local Company announced as finalists in the National Business Awards 2010 Port Training Services the training division of the Port of Blyth has been short listed as a finalist in the highly prestigious National Business Awards, under the cate...

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