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DERBYSHIRE ELECTRONICS MANUFACTURER GETS SUPPORT FROM HSBC UK DURING COVID-19

Tioga, a Derbyshire-based electronics manufacturer, has secured a seven-figure facility from HSBC UK to help protect the future of its 130-strong highly-skilled local workforce, maintain supplier payments and cover base overheads. One of the UK’s leading privately-owned contract electronics manufacturer’s, Tioga was forced to close its factory doors and stop manufacturing due to the coronavirus […]

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Wellbeing expert Kul Mahay to deliver online webinars to UK teaching staff as schools prepare to reopen their doors

A TOP wellbeing expert has joined forces with Derbyshire-based School Advisory Service and Fitter Future to offer guidance for school leaders affected by the changes to their work following the coronavirus pandemic. Kul Mahay – who specialises in emotional intelligence and leadership and has worked with university lecturers and police chiefs – will hold the […]

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DERBYSHIRE SINGER RELEASES CHARITY SINGLE FEATURING UPLIFTING VIDEO OF UK’S KEYWORKERS

DANCING firefighters, cheerleading nurses and clapping care workers have all answered a call by a Derbyshire singer, who has released a song for two national charities. Anthony Parsons, from Bolsover, released ‘Rise Above It All’ on May 1 and it is already setting the charts alight. Last week, it was announced as BBC Radio Derby’s […]

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Heanor students praised as they design clean air solution for chemical firm Lubrizol

A Derbyshire chemical company has praised a group of Sixth Form students from Heanor who helped design a new ventilation system for its engineering department when they took part in a national competition. The students, from Heanor Gate Science College, came up with their innovation while they were working alongside staff at Hazelwood-based firm Lubrizol […]