Financial advisers secure £100,000 loan towards growth plans

3:09pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

A FIRM of independent financial advisers which has an office in Bury has secured a £100,000 loan from Lancashire’s Rosebud Finance to pursue its ambitious growth plans.

Bury company closures more than double in first quarter

3:05pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

COMPANY closures in Bury more than doubled in the first quarter of the year, according to a new report.

Solicitors expand specialist commercial property team

3:05pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

LEGAL firm Woodcocks Haworth and Nuttall have strengthened its specialist commercial department after one of its trainees qualified as a solicitor.

New look branch gets set to help

3:02pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

MONEYLINE, the community finance organisation, has refurbished its busy Bolton Road branch in Bury in time for Christmas.

Husband and wife are also business partners

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2:11pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

PARTNERS in marriage have become partners in business to run a thriving independent used car specialists in the town.

Solicitors see 22 per cent rise in commercial property enquiries

8:56am Saturday 4th October 2014

SOLICITORS Clough and Willis have seen a 22 per cent year on year rise in commercial property inquiries.

Awards for people who go above and beyond

8:56am Saturday 4th October 2014

INDIVIDUALS in Bury who have gone “above and beyond” for the good of small firms and entrepreneurs in their community could win a Business Buddy award.

Design firm launches four new websites

8:55am Saturday 4th October 2014

WORLDWIDE design and manufacturing company Trumeter has launched no less than four new websites to showcase its diverse markets.

James Halstead unveils record profits

Bury Times: Picture of the HGV entrance to Polyflor Ltd just off Radcliffe New Road, Whitefield. Photo by Paul Gardner. Newsquest, Bolton. Tuesday October 1 2013.

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8:55am Saturday 4th October 2014

RADCLIFFE-based James Halstead Plc has unveiled a record annual turnover and profit performance despite what its chief executive has described as a “difficult year.”

455 jobs lost with closure of forecourt retail sites, says association

8:53am Saturday 4th October 2014

AROUND 455 jobs have been lost with the closure of 14 per cent of the North West’s forecourt dealer sites, says the Petrol Retailers Association.

Jobless prefer north of England, survey shows

8:53am Saturday 4th October 2014

NEW research has revealed that the north of England is a more desirable location than the south for many jobseekers.

'Mobile' firm on the move with more depots and jobs

Bury Times: Bury Times news

10:01am Wednesday 24th September 2014

A MOBILE welfare provider based in Bury has unveiled a major growth plan to increase its chain of depots across the UK and create a “significant number” of new jobs.

Restaurant manager buys Bury Pizza Hut franchise

Bury Times:

11:37am Wednesday 10th September 2014

A RESTAURANT manager has cut himself a “slice” of the action surrounding the acquisition of a Bury Pizza Hut franchise.

Butcher aiming for more awards

Bury Times: Tasty fare on menu from top Hampshire butchers

4:23pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

AN AWARD-winning Bury butchers is creating a stir — in more ways than one.

Quilts firm tucks in for expansion

Bury Times:

6:48pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

A thriving Radcliffe company is wide awake to the to the significant opportunities offered by a positive commitment to growth.

Revamp for Red Hall Hotel after new funding package

Bury Times:

4:42pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

A Bury retreat has improved some of its guest facilities as part of a new financing package.

Shrewd businessman launches his own IT company after being made redundant

Bury Times:

5:23pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

SHREWD Bury businessman Dean Mason is “boxing” clever and fighting to prove there is life after redundancy.

Summerseat design firm has Ricky Hatton and Scott Quigg under its belt

Bury Times: From left, Steven Cavanagh, Craig Duerden and Tony Tickle, account manager

2:26pm Tuesday 3rd June 2014

A Summerseat company is boxing clever and already has ring champions Ricky Hatton and Scott Quigg under its belt.

Online food ordering service delivers goods

Bury Times: Jazmine Franks gets carried away at Best in Bury with, from left, Waleed Hamdan, Kieran Langrish, Mark Walker, managing director Steven Hilton, Daniel Woods and Perry Roper-Browning

5:02pm Wednesday 14th May 2014

BEST in Bury Foods Ltd is living up to its name by launching a thriving online ordering and delivery service to complement its two popular market stalls in the town.

German tattoo artist sets up shop in Bury

Bury Times: Steve Thompson and his wife Roz

11:41am Wednesday 7th May 2014

A TALENTED tattoo artist is set to make his “mark” in Bury after relocating to the town from Germany.

Sports firm’s pre-tax profits hit new goal

Bury Times: SALES SURGE JD’s high-performing sports stores boost

5:21pm Wednesday 30th April 2014

A STRONG sales performance by its sports stores helped Bury-based JD Sports Fashion PLC achieve a surge in revenue and pre-tax profits.

Expansion for firm that produces danger alert system for people who work alone

Bury Times: George Stavrinidis, left, with John Platt

4:00pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A BURY company which specialises in providing lone workers with alert and monitoring solutions is expanding its business development and enhancing computer facilities.

Fall in profit, but a rise in turnover at James Halstead

Bury Times: Halstead’s Polyflor manufacturing plant in Whitefield

2:01pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

RADCLIFFE-based James Halstead PLC has posted contrasting half-year financial results against the backdrop of a “very competitive” marketplace.

The importance of networking

Bury Times: Karen Tems

3:51pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

RUBBING shoulders with the right business people as the economic recovery goes into full swing is even more important than in a recession, according to Bury networking queen Karen Tems.

Firm sticks with going for growth

Bury Times: Pictured are, from left, Tony Condron, Susan Condron and Paul Armitt

4:52pm Wednesday 19th March 2014

A RADCLIFFE adhesives firm has demonstrated its strict “go for growth” ethos by purchasing a neighbouring business.

Pampered pets are big business

Bury Times: Helen Linklater with Mayor of Bury, Cllr Sharon Briggs, and Posh Pooches Dog of the Month Co-Co

2:42pm Wednesday 12th March 2014

“TOP dog” when it comes to making sure our canine friends forever look their best.

Bed firm still flying high after 40 years

Bury Times: Purr-O-Lux founder Keith Broome

2:21pm Tuesday 25th February 2014

NO wonder Bury businessman Keith Broome has an extra “spring” in his step.

Reassuring profit forecasts by James Halstead's Polyfloor

Bury Times: Halstead’s Polyflor manufacturing plant in Whitefield

12:44pm Tuesday 18th February 2014

RADCLIFFE-based James Halstead’s forthcoming half-year results are predicted to be in line with forecasts despite a previously anticipated trading dip in December.

Firm is on a roll after new advice

6:26pm Wednesday 12th February 2014

RAMSBOTTOM industrial mixing company Joshua Greaves has just celebrated the most profitable year in its 94-year history with significant upsurges in exports, employment and turnover.

At 16 she was homeless, but at 28 she's running her own business

Bury Times: Amy Varle is in the market for success

4:20pm Wednesday 5th February 2014

A BURY woman is drawing on her experience of being homeless by launching her own business to help vulnerable people find and rent their own accommodation.

Happy Christmas for JD Sports 'fashion'

Bury Times: SALES SURGE JD’s high-performing sports stores boost

4:33pm Wednesday 29th January 2014

A “ROBUST” Christmas sales performance by Bury-based JD Sports Fashion Plc is likely to be reflected in the group’s forthcoming financial figures which are forecast to be in line with market expectations.

Bury FC’s lawyer is club’s latest sponsor

Bury Times: From left, Gisella Alberici, Stuart Stones, partner at Ratio Law, and Rachel Haymes, the firm’s head of conveyancing

4:23pm Wednesday 22nd January 2014

PROPERTY and business law firm Ratio Law LLP has announced an exclusive two-year sponsorship deal with Bury FC.

Funding secured for fashion training

4:21pm Wednesday 22nd January 2014

A HOLLINS-based chartered accountant has helped a company secure funding to launch a fashion academy and invest in a factory and essential machinery.

Mill Gate shoppers can surf net on free WiFi

5:38pm Wednesday 15th January 2014

SHOPPERS are to continue enjoying free high-speed wireless access to the internet after Pennine Telecom agreed a new deal with the Mill Gate shopping centre.

A ‘revolution’ in the way homes are sold

4:11pm Thursday 9th January 2014

BUSINESSMAN Simon Holland reckons the launch of his new venture could revolutionise the way homes are sold across Bury.

Baby firm will be fit for another great year

3:37pm Thursday 2nd January 2014

BABY Moves is “on the move” as it prepares to usher in a New Year which is shaping up to be just as successful as 2013.

Solicitor becomes member of Law Society’s legal panel

4:46pm Wednesday 18th December 2013

A solicitor at Woodcocks Haworth and Nuttall has become a member of the Law Society’s Children Panel.

Firms in hat-trick success

4:45pm Wednesday 18th December 2013

BURY companies have blazed their way to a “hat trick” of successes in the first Talk of Manchester Business Awards.

Delicious taste of success!

6:21pm Wednesday 4th December 2013

IT’S a big bite of success for Delicious independent sandwich bar.

Continued faith as firm triumphs again

4:38pm Wednesday 20th November 2013

RADCLIFFE’S multi award-winning natural products manufacturer Faith in Nature has triumphed again.

World markets beckon for black pudding firm

5:17pm Wednesday 13th November 2013

INCREASED production and new export markets beckon for the business behind Bury’s most famous delicacy with ambitious £1.5 million expansion plans.

Reece hopes diners ‘swarm’ to Bumbles

4:40pm Thursday 7th November 2013

A NEW American-style diner is creating something of a “buzz” in Bury.

Service with a smile from technician Robert

4:13pm Wednesday 30th October 2013

NO wonder Robert Carey is sporting a broad smile.

Tottington man lands job with World Bank

Bury Times: GOING UP IN WORLD Oliver Kerr

5:29pm Wednesday 23rd October 2013

A TOTTINGTON man has landed a role with one of the world’s most influential organisations, the World Bank.

Stefano presents a £60k revamp

5:27pm Wednesday 23rd October 2013

A POPULAR Italian restaurant in the heart of Bury town centre is set to become even more of a magnet for food lovers.

Building on 101 brand with a leisure centre

Bury Times: GYM PLAN Adam Crowley and Gary Price

5:24pm Wednesday 23rd October 2013

GETTING in shape. That’s a new £100,000 fitness and leisure centre which is scheduled to open its doors in Bury town centre early next year.

Firm’s deal to supply safety seals for rigs

4:35pm Wednesday 16th October 2013

CABLE seal manufacturer Roxtec has completed a deal to supply a series of drilling rig upgrades at the Able shipyard in Hartlepool.

Upbeat, despite a dip in revenue and profit

4:34pm Wednesday 16th October 2013

BOSSES at Radcliffe-based James Halstead PLC remain positive and focused on the future despite a dip in revenue and pre-tax profits.

JD Sports store profits from its winning way

Bury Times: SALES SURGE JD’s high-performing sports stores boost

2:24pm Wednesday 2nd October 2013

A RECORD performance of its sports stores underpinned by a strong sales surge has helped Bury-based JD Sports Fashion Plc boost profits and revenue.

Scott’s new shop is just the right plaice

4:01pm Friday 16th August 2013

HE’S certainly home on the “range.”

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