NewsBusiness

‘Role model’ Active Response celebrate ten-year success story

 |  No Comments

Active Response Security Services have celebrated their ten year success story with special guests at Barnsley Town Hall. South Yorkshire’s Lord Lieutenant and Queen’s representative Andrew Coombe addressed the audience which included the Mayors of Barnsley and Rotherham and representatives of the British Security Industry Association who had travelled from London.(BSIA) Barnsley Mayor Councillor Jeff… Read more »


Barnsley finance firm Lifetime raise over £27,000 for hospices

 |  No Comments

Barnsley-based finance firm Lifetime has now given over £27,000 to hospices via their highly successful referral scheme. Lifetime, who have their headquarters in Dodworth and also have an office in Driffield, East Yorkshire, have raised the much-needed cash for 20 hospices up and down the country. One of the latest cheques was presented  by Lifetime… Read more »


Help Berneslai Homes take top spot and put Barnsley on the map

 |  No Comments

Berneslai Homes have expressed  their delight at being again shortlisted for the 24 Housing Top 10 Social Landlords. Now they need your help and support. The list has been shortlisted by a national poll by 24 Housing magazine. Berneslai Homes was shortlisted for some big achievements including: collecting 98.5% of rent and helping tenants gain… Read more »


Hoyland woman scoops Alhambra’s bumper bundle competition prize

 |  No Comments

‘Unbelievable’ was Claire Woodhall’s reaction when told she had won a huge prize bundle as part of the Alhambra Shopping Centre’s What’s It Worth? competition in conjunction with Dearne FM. From Friday 5th May until Sunday 21st May, a large glass display box, supplied by JSS Installations, was placed outside Primark in the Alhambra. The… Read more »


Barnsley accountants expand with two new appointments

 |  No Comments

Barnsley-based Gibson Booth Ltd has strengthened its accountancy and tax departments with two new appointments. Helen Needham has joined the firm as accounts senior from a Sheffield-based accountancy and Anne Cook has been appointed as a tax senior, after working at an accountancy practice in West Yorkshire. Helen holds a degree in mathematics and finance… Read more »


Berneslai Homes and NPS Barnsley highly commended for building schemes

 |  No Comments

Staff at NPS Barnsley and Berneslai Homes receive their award at the LABC South Yorkshire and Humber Building Excellence Awards. Berneslai Homes and NPS Barnsley have recently been highly commended for two schemes at the Local Authority Building Control (LABC) South Yorkshire and Humber Building Excellence Awards. The first award was for ‘Best new Housing… Read more »




Barnsley firm in joint Japanese business venture

 |  No Comments

Two Yorkshire businesses have teamed up to launch a new brand of Japanese-style rice. SushiSushi, one of the UK’s biggest suppliers of Japanese and Asian food and equipment, and Eurostar Commodities Ltd, the leading supplier of the finest commodities and innovative ingredients, have launched Kuro sushi rice aimed specifically at the European catering market. This… Read more »