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Mapplewell entrepreneur launches Japanese alcohol e-commerce site

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A website stocking the UK’s largest range of Japanese sake has been launched by a Barnsley entrepreneur. Stuart Turner, who runs SushiSushi, launched a new e-commerce site, the SakeStore.co.uk, this week with the range of sake – a Japanese alcoholic drink made of fermented rice. SushiSushi sells over 200 kinds of sake via SakeStore.co.uk for… Read more »



Queen’s Young Leader Ashleigh to host LTL Enterprise Challenge Finals

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A Queen’s Young Leader will host the glittering final of a new Primary School enterprise challenge. Ashleigh Porter-Exley (pictured right and below), one of a ‘handful of exceptional young people from across the Commonwealth to become Queen’s Young Leaders’, also won the BBC’s Young Apprentice, and she is thrilled to team up with Yorkshire company Louder Than… Read more »


Barmy Barnsley teenager lands Young Leader accolade

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A Barnsley teenager was among the notable award winners at the Women in Business Athena International Women’s Day held at Tankersley Manor on Wednesday. Eve Lodge, the 19-year-old owner of bespoke bunting business Barmy, was unable to make the event due to Women’s Day commitments at The University of Hull, where she is studying marketing. However,… Read more »


Another accolade for Barnsley Security Company

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A Barnsley Security Company celebrating its10th anniversary has been assessed as being in the top 2% of Security providers Nationwide. As an existing Gold Award Company there is a strict requirement for assessment. Annual inspections are completed by the National Security Inspectorate (NSI). who are recognised as the leading certification body for the security and… Read more »


More Random Acts of Kindness at the Alhambra

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After such a successful year of Random Acts of Kindness, the Alhambra Shopping Centre in Barnsley will be continuing with their generous campaign for 2017. Over the past 12 months, the centre has been rewarding people of Barnsley with small acts of kindness, including paying for shopper’s parking, free strawberries and cream to celebrate Wimbledon,… Read more »


Barnsley ‘stars’ up for Yorkshire Choice awards

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A number of Barnsley people have been nominated for the 2017 Yorkshire Choice awards. The nominations have been revealed for the various categories – and features Barnsley-based businesses and business people, including teenagers Eve Lodge and Rose Dyson. Eve, who is the owner of bespoke bunting business Barmy, was shortlisted for the Yorkshire Choice Young… Read more »



Berneslai Homes announce Funding Pot winners

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Berneslai Homes have announce the successful bids for this year’s Funding Pots. Voluntary and community groups were invited to apply for up to £300 towards their projects which promote a common sense of belonging and vision, for local communities. This year a total of £10,000 was donated to help 39 local community groups. Berneslai Homes’… Read more »


Could you be next to win your Christmas shopping at The Alhambra?

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The Alhambra kicked off their late night shopping and Random Acts of Kindness Christmas campaign on a high last week as two lucky shoppers were chosen to win their Christmas shopping, totalling a whopping £205.50. On Wednesday 23rd November, Dawn Turner and Emma Charlesworth were shopping in Primark when they were approached by the Alhambra… Read more »