Nottingham Trent gives new HR and Payroll system top marks

Nottingham Trent University has successfully undertaken a digital transformation of its payroll and HR function in collaboration with industry experts MHR. The university, which was named University of the Year 2019 in the Guardian University Awards, has gone live with MHR’s market leading cloud-based

Sponsorship packages available at fbe East Midlands Awards

Sponsorship packages are available for this year’s fbe East Midlands Awards – giving sponsors the chance to raise their profile within the construction, property and development sectors. The annual awards ceremony takes place in Nottingham on 24th October 2019. Recognising and rewarding

Roofing Legacy Continues

A lady with concrete roof tile manufacturing in her blood is relishing a new roof! The daughter of the founder of what eventually became the hugely successful roof tile manufacturer Russell Roof Tiles is enjoying a new dream roof – thanks to

Senior Mechanical Engineer Joins Built Environment Consulting

Leading East Midlands mechanical and electrical engineering consultancy Built Environment Consulting (BEC) has expanded its team with the appointment of Matthew Abbott as a senior mechanical design consultant. BEC, whose head office is in Nottingham, delivers projects across a wide range of

Prestigious Green Apple environment award for BSP Consulting

East Midlands-based civil and structural engineering company BSP Consulting has been awarded a prestigious Green Apple Award for an innovative sustainable drainage system created at a Leicester school. The Green Apple Environment Awards recognise, reward and promote environmental best practice around the

MHR creates 30 new jobs following strong start to 2019

Nottingham-based MHR is looking to recruit up to 30 new employees following a successful first half year to 2019. Since the start of the year, the specialist provider of HR and payroll software and outsourced services responsible for processing in excess of


Specialist water treatment company SMS Environmental has relocated from Derby city centre to the new Ednaston Park serviced office scheme near Ashbourne.   The company, which was previously located on Friar Gate, took the decision to relocate out of the city centre

Russells has a ball at golf fundraiser

Scoring big for charity, Burton-based roof tile manufacturer, Russell Roof Tiles has raised £5,000 for local causes at its annual golf tournament. Held for the first time at Horsley Lodge Golf Club in Horsley, Derbyshire, on Thursday 27th June, the golf day

Encore Personnel announces new senior structure to accelerate growth

Leading recruitment agency, Encore Personnel today announces a new senior structure to drive the next transformational phase of the business. The fundamental restructuring will support the recruitment firm’s ambition to accelerate its service and provide an even stronger, strategic focus on customer

East Midlands PR agency welcomes new account manager

An East Midlands PR agency continues to expand its team with the appointment of a new PR account manager, Lucy Budge. Lucy is the latest recruit to the Jennie Holland PR team – which has offices in Nottingham and Lincoln – and

Russells tee up charity golf day

Burton-based roof tile manufacturer, Russell Roof Tiles, will once again be hosting its annual charity golf day, to raise worthwhile funds for local community causes.Held for the first time at Horsley Lodge Golf Club in Horsley, Derbyshire on Thursday 27th June, the

Russells raises the game for children’s hospice

Burton-based roof tile manufacturer, Russell Roof Tiles has donated more than £1,000 to local children’s charity, Acorns Children’s Hospice. Russell Roof Tiles, which has two sites on Nicholson Way and Wetmore Lane in Burton, raised this money, from its participation in the

J Tomlinson starts work on latest school development

Contractor J Tomlinson has begun work on a scheme to build a new classroom block at Marriott Primary School in Leicester. The company was awarded a design and build contract by Leicester City Council to develop the new two-storey, four-classroom modular building

J Tomlinson hands over £6.5m luxury care home in Oxfordshire

The construction team at J Tomlinson has handed over a state-of-the-art £6.5m care home to developer, Hamberley Development. Based in Cumnor, Oxfordshire, 70-bed Chawley Grove Care Home will provide residential, nursing and dementia care, with luxury facilities including a deluxe cinema, a

Further senior appointments at Butler & Willow

East Midlands commercial fit-out and refurbishment specialist Butler & Willow has expanded its team of professionals once again with the addition of a further install manager, Andrew Hanson. Andrew joins the award-winning team at its working showroom in Long Eaton, where he