‘Greater Awareness of Apprenticeship Benefits Required’ says McCue MD

“THE opportunities within apprenticeship programmes cannot be understated, both for individuals and companies; they play an integral role in helping us to retain the specialist skillset that we have established here in Northern Ireland, and it is vital that we raise awareness of their many benefits to encourage more young people to pursue an apprenticeship […]

McCue Recognised for Environmental and Sustainability Commitment

LEADING project management, fit-out and bespoke joinery company, McCue has been recognised for its increasing commitment to environmental and sustainable practices in the latest Northern Ireland Environmental Benchmarking Survey, receiving the highest available accolade, the Platinum award. The Carrickfergus based company was praised for its environmental performance, including strategies and management procedures, building on its […]

Buta Atwal Appointed a Trustee of The Gallaher Trust

FORMER CEO OF Bamford Bus Company, Buta Atwal, has been appointed a trustee of The Gallaher Trust. Having retired from Ballymena based company WrightBus, he is joining the Trust with over 25 years’ experience in leadership, general management, sales, distribution and product design. As a Senior Global Executive at JCB, Buta made a name for […]

Ballymena Man Purchases Impro Printing

BALLYMENA man, Aaron Klewchuk, recently purchased Impro Printing in a pre-liquidation package for an undisclosed sum. He now aims to return the company to its pre-pandemic levels and then grow the business substantially and invest £250,000 in stitching and binding machinery to enhance their finishing capabilities. He has also appointed two new directors, Kirk Dominy, […]

Historic Geneva Bible sells for £20,000

A historic bible with international significance sold today (Tuesday 10 January) for £20,000, twice the higher end of the auctioneer’s valuation. The sale took place at Bloomfield Auctions in Belfast which has built a considerable reputation for the sale of historically and culturally significant objects. Karl Bennett said: “We have been fortunate to have many […]