Guiseley Factory Invests In Future

New investment to boost production is underway at a West Yorkshire commercial wool spinning factory. Guiseley-based Laxtons Specialist Yarns is one of Yorkshire’s longest-established textile companies, and with backing from Yorkshire Bank’s West Yorkshire Financial Solutions Centre Read More →

The Friendly Triathlon heads for Beverley.

Beverley Leisure Complex will be the venue for the final pool-based event of the Yorkshire 2012 triathlon season. The Beverley triathlon – dubbed “the friendly triathlon” by past competitors –starts with a 400 metre swim in the leisure centre’s Read More →

Leeds law firm moves to iconic City Square site

Leeds based Broadway House Chambers have announced plans to move to one of the city’s most prestigious office developments –1 City Square. After thirteen years based in period offices in Park Square’s legal hub, the barristers’ chambers will move Read More →

York’s Big Swim All Set To Make A Splash

More than 300 competitors from all over the north of England will line up for the start of the Allerthorpe classic triathlon this Sunday. Starting at 9am, the event comprises a 1500m swim—two laps of the Allerthorpe Lake—followed by Read More →

Sheffield landlords put tenant’s life at risk

A Sheffield husband and wife have been handed suspended jail sentences after dangerous defects were found on every gas appliance at a house they rented out to a young woman. Waheed Ahmid, of Albert Road, Sheffield and Farhat Basharat of Violet Read More →

Dealing with employees returning from Additional Maternity Leave (AML)

This week Samira Ali of SCE Solicitors discusses Additional Maternity Leave (AML). I have noticed that many employers find it difficult dealing with employees returning from AML. The reasons I am given range from (a) they think that the Read More →