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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 […]

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Derbyshire’s Derventio Housing Trust launches emergency appeal to keep its residents safe in the lockdown

A Derbyshire social landlord says that many of its residents are facing a huge challenge to keep their heads above water because the coronavirus lockdown has stopped them from accessing vital services they rely on to keep themselves safe. The Derventio Housing Trust says that the hundreds of former homeless people living in its accommodation […]