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This week we’re continuing our brand new feature on Tipping Point – ‘NE Hot Seat’ – where we sit down with some of the region’s brightest talent on a monthly basis, shine a spotlight on their latest work and...
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Health Visitor Aims to Set a High Standard in Aesthetics

Having worked for the past 30 years as a nurse, midwife and health visitor, Gateshead’s Nicola Jones aims to use her clinical skills and knowledge to provide a professional and high-quality service. After training as an aesthetics nurse and...
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Sunderland College students recruited by leading tech company

Tombola selected three digital and computing students from Sunderland College to join their new degree training programme, following an intense industry experience week. The talented students were identified during a tombola academy initiative, which involved an industry experience week...
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Startup Programme Opens For Business

The Prospecting for Enterprise initiative, which is being delivered by the North East Business and Innovation Centre (BIC), aims to boost enterprise and economic growth in the west of the city. The support, which includes free one-to-one meetings with...
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Tipping Point Sign Vandebilt To Artist Development Deal!

The electro pop quartet, who hail from Sunderland, are the latest in a string of signings by Tipping Point, including synth pop band, Polo and A Festival, A Parade, who are currently supporting recent BRIT Critics’ Choice winner, Sam...
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Northern Man Launches Voiceover Business

Northern Man Productions, launched by Bruce Edwards, who previously worked as a radio producer and presenter for BBC Cleveland, will now provide his voice to businesses to help them deliver effective digital content. Bruce started the company with support...
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North East BIC Wins Three Bids To Increase North-East Employment

The new contract, known as LA7, will see them deliver training programmes in Sunderland, Newcastle and North Tyneside – three of the seven local authority locations in the North East Local Enterprise Partnership area. In a joint initiative with...
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Double Celebration For Acclaimed Video Production Firm

Digital Union member, Second Draft – which received widespread acclaim for producing the official film for Sunderland’s 2021 City of Culture bid – has moved into office space at the North East Business and Innovation Centre (BIC) in Sunderland....


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