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Q2Q prepares for 2018 with two new hires

Lancaster-based IT specialist Q2Q has expanded its technical team with a pair of appointments. Martin Bilton will join the 10-strong team as technical manager, bringing 18 years’ industry experience to the position. Phil Irwin will assume the role of technical…

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Northern Industrial hires ecommerce specialist

Lee MacArthur has been appointed head developer ecommerce at Blackburn-based Northern Industrial. Northern Industrial is a multi-award-winning provider of new, reconditioned and obsolete parts and repair services, exporting to 132 countries. Sourcing from over 1,350 manufacturers, the company covers over…

Farleys recruits November 2017 Appointments

Farleys recruits three solicitors

The Blackburn office of Farleys has appointed three new solicitors to serve increasing demand for its legal services. Jenny Goodwin joins the law firm’s corporate team following the completion of her training contract, while Natasha Higgins and Devora Brown joins the…

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Harrison Drury hires private client specialist

Harrison Drury has recruited Eve Carter to lead its private client team. A specialist in Court of Protection and mental capacity issues, Eve will be based at the firm’s Preston office and will advise clients and their families across the…


Slater + Gordon hires fraud specialist

Slater + Gordon has recruited fraud expert Rachel Adamson to join its Preston law offices. Rachel specialises in acting for individuals accused of fraud and regulatory offences including breaches of environmental, health and safety laws and enforcement actions brought by Ofsted…


Marriner replaces retiring Lyndhurst MD

Chorley-based Lyndhurst Precision Engineering has promoted Mark Marriner to managing director following the retirement of founder Philip Sweeney. Lyndhurst Precision Engineering specialises in engineering, reverse engineering and R&D, with customers in the nuclear, aerospace, automotive, medical, renewable energy and defence sectors.…


Metamark appoints new chairman and CFO

Following the completion of a £62m management buyout earlier in the year, Metamark has appointed a new chairman and chief financial officer. James Browning, who joins as chairman, has successfully delivered three previous private-equity backed exits for their respective investors. His…


Seriun recruits Phil Whitehead

Burnley-based IT specialist Seriun has appointed Phil Whitehead as senior IT support engineer. Phil was one of the original Ps who set up P3 Computers in Burnley, still successful computer repair and IT services business today. His most recent role was IT…


County council appoints interim chief executive

Lancashire County Council has appointed Angie Ridgwell as interim chief executive and director of resources. The move means compulsory redundancy for previous chief executive Jo Turton and voluntary redundancy for director of governance Ian Young. The Lancashire Evening Post reports…

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