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Echo Business

Community comes together to help brave twins who have battled for their lives

8:00am Saturday 19th April 2014

Daily Echo: Zachary and Reuben with their older brother Harry.

A HAMPSHIRE family have been handed a big boost after months of medical problems.

Easter eggs-travaganza for young carers

8:30am Saturday 19th April 2014

Daily Echo: Southampton Young Carers Project children enjoy a day out at Mansel Park Pavilion

SOUTHAMPTON children have enjoyed an ‘eggs-tra’ special day out.

Hampshire Chamber brokers deal with Romania to provide business space in the Balkans

2:00pm Friday 18th April 2014

Daily Echo: Green website logo for Hampshire Chronicle

THE Hampshire Chamber of Commerce has struck a deal with officials in Romania to arrange office and exhibition space to firms from the county.

Only living Gurkha to be awarded VC officially opens new Winchester business

2:00pm Thursday 17th April 2014

Daily Echo: Rambahadur Limbu (pictured centre wearing yellow scard) officially launched a new security company that will specifically hire ex-Gurkha soldiers to work within the local community

THE ONLY living Nepalese Gurkha recipient of the Victoria Cross came to Winchester last week (April 9) to officially open a new business.

Winchester businesses face communication crisis

11:53am Thursday 17th April 2014

Daily Echo: Business owners at Winnall’s trading estate say they have encountered issues with speed and reliability of their Internet service

WINNALL is at risk of “becoming an uncompetitive place” to do business after numerous traders reported a “shameful” broadband service.

Stay of execution for troubled nightclub

10:28am Wednesday 16th April 2014

Daily Echo: REPRIEVE: Police applied for a review of Club Regal's licence.

IT is a venue that has been dogged by violence and drug-taking, where public safety has been put at risk and licensing laws flouted.

Former Winchester factory in search for new tenant

1:00pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

Daily Echo: Pictured: Ladies packing chocolates March 1984

STEEPED in history, it was the original site of one of Britain’s much-loved chocolate manufacturers.

Six new container carriers boost dock capacity

12:24pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

Daily Echo: Six new container carriers boost dock capacity

SOUTHAMPTON’S container terminal has further boosted its capacity after taking delivery of six new container carriers.

Still time to be part of awards

11:30am Tuesday 15th April 2014

Daily Echo: Winners of last year's South Coast Business Awards.

THERE is just a week left for the region’s market leading companies to enter Hampshire’s top business awards.

Largest cruise ship to stage hit musical CATS

11:50am Tuesday 15th April 2014

Daily Echo: WORLD'S LARGEST CRUISE SHIP: The Royal Caribbean International's Oasis of the Seas.

IT WILL be a combination of one of the world’s most popular musicals with the world’s largest cruise ship.

Conference looks forward to logistics industry's future

11:40am Tuesday 15th April 2014

Daily Echo: CONFIDENT: John Eynon, managing director of Southampton-based Import Services.

KEY figures from Hampshire’s logistics industry will gather to discuss future opportunities at a conference next month.

Digger donated to help clear 70 tonnes of gravel

12:30pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

Daily Echo: Ian Atlee, Dave Burgess, Peter Beale and Ashley Joseph

THEY were desperate for help – and the public answered.

Winchester jeweller welcomes Saints players to celebrate special anniversary

12:00pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

Daily Echo: (left to right): Neil Duckworth, Rickie Lambert, Ralph Krueger and Jon Quayle

THREE Saints football players have paid a timely visit to Winchester jeweller.

Accountants' fun night raises £2,600 for KIDS charity

11:40am Tuesday 15th April 2014

Daily Echo: AT THE WARRIOR HELM: Left to right, Helen Lederer; Rob Zeffertt, Richard Dibden, and Craig Edmondson.

HAMPSHIRE accountants raised £2,600 at a nautical night of fun.

Promotion for Stacey

10:30am Tuesday 15th April 2014

Daily Echo: Promotion for Stacey

SHE has driven her marketing career forward.

Firm’s HGV drivers to get bike training

10:28am Tuesday 15th April 2014

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

A WASTE management specialist based in Hampshire is to train each one of its 50 tipper and grab drivers in road cycle and motorbike awareness as part of a nationally accredited scheme.

Prize for young landscaper

10:25am Tuesday 15th April 2014

Daily Echo: Prize for young landscaper

AN apprentice has won a prestigious award for his landscaping skills.

Late-night levy plan for bars and nightclubs

11:00am Monday 14th April 2014

Daily Echo: Drinkers outside bars in Southampton

PLANS for a controversial late-night levy on Southampton’s bars and clubs are set to go out for consultation.

Taxpayers' cash to be moved from crisis hit bank

10:24am Monday 14th April 2014

Daily Echo: Rev Paul Flowers

Council bosses are set to leave the crisis-hit Co-operative Bank and find a new home for millions of pounds of taxpayers’ cash.

Daily Echo's Child of the Year winner still has that winning smile

10:26am Monday 14th April 2014

Daily Echo: GREAT GRIN: Leighton Kerr now with his proud dad Jason

AS a one-year-old he was dubbed the cutest child of the year.

Indian poll 'promises new export openings'

12:03pm Monday 14th April 2014

Daily Echo: Amarjit Singh

WITH voters going to the polls in India, a Southampton business leader has said firms across the south should be keeping an eye on the outcome of the general election.

Gurkha legend at launch of new Winchester business

11:20am Monday 14th April 2014

Daily Echo: OPPORTUNITIES: The launch at the Lali Gurans Nepalese restaurant in City Road

HE represented our country for 25 years and is the only living Nepalese Gurkha recipient of the Victoria Cross.

New one-stop shop for start-up information

12:15pm Monday 14th April 2014

Daily Echo: New one-stop shop for start-up information

NEW businesses and budding entrepreneurs now have an easily accessible one-stop shop where they can get a helping hand.

Businesswoman gets start-up grant for healthier lifestyle enterprise

12:11pm Monday 14th April 2014

Daily Echo: Businesswoman gets start-up grant for healthier lifestyle enterprise

A Winchester woman has received a £1,000 grant from Winchester City Council to launch her own business to help people manage their weight and improve their lifestyles.

Oceans researcher wins prestigious prize

10:40am Monday 14th April 2014

Daily Echo: RECOGNITION: Dr Elizabeth Kent

A RESEARCHER from Southampton has been awarded a prestigious prize.

Southampton butchers crowned barbecue champions

10:16am Monday 14th April 2014

Daily Echo: SUCCESS: The Owtons team celebrating a previous win

A SOUTHAMPTON butcher has been crowned champion of the barbecue.

Parchment Street business owners forced to take drastic action to advertise

9:05am Monday 14th April 2014

Daily Echo: (left to right) Robert Jones of Boudoir Blush, Jane Gregory of Parchment Street Barbers and Asgard tattoo and piercing studio

BUSINESS owners have been forced to use mobile signs to advertise their stores claiming Winchester has “forgotten” them.

Workshop held for Bishop's Waltham businesses to help develop window displays

3:00pm Sunday 13th April 2014

Daily Echo: The course was arranged by Winchester City Council’s market towns development officer, Heidi Isa

A WORKSHOP has been held to help businesses in the Winchester district develop their window displays to catch the eye of their customers.

Hampshire distillery awarded for architectural design

12:00pm Saturday 12th April 2014

Daily Echo: Architects’ plans for the Bombay Sapphire gin distillery at Laverstoke Mill received the BREEAM Award for Industrial Design

A HAMPSHIRE distillery due to open later this year has been presented with a prestigious award for its architectural design.

Winchester kitchen business owners celebrate 10 year anniversary

11:00am Thursday 10th April 2014

Daily Echo: Stewart Carr and his wife, Lesley (left and second from left) with Juliet Alexander and Pieter du Toit

OWNERS of an elite Winchester kitchen shop have celebrated 10 years in business.

City bucking unemployment trend

7:00pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

Daily Echo: Unemployment has fallen in Oxfordshire

SOUTHAMPTON is bucking the trend when it comes to youth unemployment, according to a new report.

Winchester business donates nearly £18,000 to cancer charity

11:00am Tuesday 8th April 2014

Daily Echo: Steve Gates, managing director at Denplan, and Lisa Murphy, Macmillan's fundraising manager

A WINCHESTER business has donated nearly £18,000 to a cancer charity.

New jobs thanks to law firm's growth

11:50am Monday 7th April 2014

Daily Echo: The Coffin Mew team celebrate the opening of thier new offices in Cumberland House.

NEW JOBS are heading to Southampton after a law firm moved to prestigious new offices in the heart of the city.

Winchester hotel to host networking afternoon

8:53am Monday 7th April 2014

Daily Echo: Green website logo for Hampshire Chronicle

THE WINCHESTER Royal Hotel is due to host an afternoon of business networking.

Winchester building firm honoured with special award

5:00pm Saturday 5th April 2014

Daily Echo: Green website logo for Hampshire Chronicle

A WINCHESTER roofing and building company has been awarded Specialist of the Decade at an awards ceremony.

Mothers of the brides flock to the city for third day of Winchester Fashion Week

10:58am Saturday 5th April 2014

Daily Echo: Left to right: Mothers of the brides, Sarah Tice and Sarah Jane Roope with owner of Brides of Winchester, Laura Ward

IN its third day of shoes, hats and bright coloured jackets Winchester Fashion Week was all about showcasing the latest in the spring/summer lines.

Multi-billion pound growth blueprint for area

11:52am Friday 4th April 2014

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

BUSINESS chiefs in Hampshire have handed in their £2.8 billion blueprint for growth in the region.

Double win for butcher's produce

11:49am Friday 4th April 2014

Daily Echo: Double win for butcher's produce

A BUTCHER shop in Southampton was awarded for its faggots and pies when it garnered two gongs at a regional awards show.

Crisis-hit charity appeals for help from businesses

3:25pm Thursday 3rd April 2014

Daily Echo: The Rainbow Centre in Fareham

A FUNDING crisis hit Hampshire charity is appealing for businesses to help it raise the money it needs to stay open.

Car dealers cook up classic prank

3:29pm Thursday 3rd April 2014

Daily Echo: A curry-powered car was advertised at Peter Cooper VW in Hedge End

IT WAS an April Fool that put red hot fuel into a Hampshire motoring dealership’s business.

Graduate recruited to communications firm

2:47pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

A WINCHESTER psychology graduate has been recruited to a local communications agency.

Awards open for "amazing people"

2:40pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014

Daily Echo: Southampton Novotel will host the 2014 Amazing People Awards for Excellence in June

PEOPLE who have helped youngsters into work will be recognised at an awards ceremony.

Winchester Fashion Week continues as style coaches talk about the latest trends

1:21pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014

Daily Echo: from left to right: Courtney Winstone, Kizzy Romer-Lee, Catherine Turness, Sarah Fitzgerald and Louise Hill

SOME of Winchester’s most renowned style gurus have been on hand to give fashion ideas as part of Winchester Fashion Week.

Retail stalwart steps down after 23 years

2:32pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014

Daily Echo: Friends and colleagues from Sainsbury’s say goodbye to site manager John Smith

HE has been a fixture at a Hampshire shopping mecca for nearly a quarter of a century.

Business hub to be launched in city library

4:14pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

Daily Echo: Southampton Central Library

A BUSINESS information hub is being launched at Southampton Central Library.

City architechts nominated for prestigious award

4:16pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

Daily Echo: An artist’s impression of the entrance to the new John Henry Brookes Building main entrance at Oxford Brookes University’s Headington campus

WINCHESTER architects Design Engine has been shortlisted for prestigious awards.

National park chiefs praised

4:11pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

Daily Echo: Planning Minister Nick Boles MP, centre, at the old fire station in Beaulieu with National Park officials, business leaders and Salisbury MP John Glen (on Mr Boles’ left). Photo by Chris Balcombe

NATIONAL Park chiefs have been praised by a Government minister for supporting New Forest businesses that provide much-needed jobs.

Network success after £1m in referrals

4:05pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

Daily Echo: Countess Mountbatten hospice’s Poddi Networking Group celebrate the achievement of sharing £1m worth of business in 12 months.

A NETWORKING group in Hampshire has recorded more than £1 million in referrals in just two years.

New appointment to help South make most of £8m network

4:02pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

Daily Echo: Mark Baulch will work from Hampshire Chamber of Commerce's Fareham Office

IT IS an appointment that aims to help the south’s exporters reach high growth markets through an £8m business-led partnership.

Property experts are snap happy at new office

3:57pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

Daily Echo: Staff from chartered surveyors Hughes Ellard outside their new office.

YOU may have seen pictures like this at the Oscars this year.

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