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Barnsley business people urged to back ‘Night at the Museum’ fund-raising dinner

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Business people in Barnsley are being urged to back a charity fund-raising dinner to help safeguard the town’s heritage. Singer-songwriter Kate Rusby, poet laureate Ian McMillan, and author Joanne Harris will entertain guests at the ‘Night at the Museum’ dinner on Thursday 9 November at The Ironworks, Elsecar Heritage Centre. The event has been organised… Read more »


Top chefs join SushiSushi at national food show

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Two of the UK’s top chefs will join Barnsley-based SushiSushi when it exhibits at a national food show this Autumn. The Japanese and Asian food supplier (director Stuart Turner pictured) will exhibit at The Restaurant Show from 2 – 4 October at Olympia, London. The team will be joined by Liam Watton, head chef at… Read more »


One lucky shopper lands a grand at the Alhambra

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Annette Siddall of Hoyland, has bagged herself £1,000 thanks to the Grand in your Hand prize draw competition at the Alhambra Shopping Centre in association with Dearne FM. From Tuesday 1st – Saturday 5th August, a large cyclone machine was placed inside the local shopping centre containing coloured balls with points on. Players needed to… Read more »



Barnsley man launches revolutionary horse recovery supplement

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A Barnsley businessman has launched a revolutionary horse supplement product. James Gaskell, Barnsley UK, has secured a partnership with the research-driven and all-natural horse supplement company Equitein, who have plans to extend their business with the introduction of a range of horse care products. Gaskell (pictured) is a family man who has worked hard to… Read more »


Alhambra car park renovation completed

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The Alhambra Shopping Centre in Barnsley has successfully completed a full car park renovation, complementing the centre’s vibrant retail offer and providing a safe and clean environment to park. The centre owners, clients of CAPREON, have invested a huge £340,000 in the total revamp of the car parking facility which includes concrete repairs, relining of… Read more »


Berneslai Homes are finalists in three national awards

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Berneslai Homes have been named as finalists for three national awards. The 24housing Awards have recently named Berneslai Homes as finalist for: ‘Best Green Scheme award’ for the Moixa Smart Battery pilot in Oxspring; ‘Community Achievement award’ for Loxley Community Garden in Wombwell; and Repairs & Maintenance Provider award’ for Berneslai Homes’ in-house repairs and… Read more »


Jobs on offer at Barnsley finance firm Lifetime

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Barnsley-based finance firm Lifetime are on the look-out for a new office administrator and a new receptionist. The company, which has its headquarters at Great Cliffe Court, Dodworth, are looking for someone ‘with individual flair allied with a tremendous team ethos, someone who wants to progress and thrive with a dynamic, high performing company who puts people at the very heart… Read more »


Berneslai Homes top of social landlords list

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Berneslai Homes has been named as number one in the UK’s Top 50 social landlords list in a national poll put together by 24 housing magazine. They had been shortlisted for some big achievements including: collecting 98.5% of rent and helping tenants gain £444,000 in extra benefits; moving services online with a 155% increase in… Read more »


Engineering company invests £500,000 in new Barnsley base

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A surveying and engineering company has invested £500,000 in a new purpose-built headquarters in Barnsley. 1st Horizon, which specialises in 3-dimensional laser scanning of buildings and surveying for underground pipes and cables, has turned a former fizzy drinks factory in the borough into its new home. The company will officially open ‘The Old Pop Factory’… Read more »