4:18 pm, Mon 17 Dec 2012 Cleveland Bridge jobs
Multi-million pound contract safeguards North East jobs
More than one hundred jobs will be created at a North East engineering firm after it secured a contract to manufacture massive steel girders within the Forth Road Bridge in Scotland.
Cleveland Bridge, based in Darlington, beat off international rivals to the multi-million pound contract to make the steel that will support viaducts at either end of the 1.7-mile bridge in Edinburgh.
The order safeguards its existing 260 staff and will create a further 130 jobs over the next few months.
5:05 pm, Wed 14 Nov 2012 700 new jobs for Northumberland
Full report: New Northumberland resort to create 700 jobs
There are plans to build a huge outdoor activity centre in Northumberland. It will cost £50 million and create 700 jobs.
If it is approved next year the resort will be built on a former opencast site near Widdrington.
It will include a lake for watersports, snow slopes and man-made canyons, as well as holiday homes and lodges.
A public consultation will be held between 10am and 3pm on Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd December at Chevington Community Centre in Hadston.
11:23 am, Wed 14 Nov 2012 700 new jobs for Northumberland
Site unveiled for Northumberland leisure resort
Chris Davies and his sons Greg and Ben unveil the site for their Active Leisure Resort in Northumberland which will bring hundreds of jobs to the region.
Chris Davies with his sons Ben and Greg
10:03 am, Wed 14 Nov 2012 700 new jobs for Northumberland
Pioneering leisure scheme brings hundreds of jobs
A leisure and tourism scheme that is being unveiled in Northumberland is set to bring seven hundred new jobs to the region.
The resort is being built on an eight hundred acre plot of reclaimed land on a former mine site near Widdrington, and will offer both a range of visitor attractions and holiday packages.
1:33 pm, Tue 10 Apr 2012 200 new Teesside recycling jobs
Recycling company MD says she's 'a woman on a mission'
Vicky Jackson-Smith is Managing Director of J&B Recycling. She says she is on a mission to divert landfill by increasing the types and levels of waste that can be recycled.
Vicky is Responsible for 100,000 tonnes of waste a year for an estimated 4,000 public and private sector clients from Fife to Essex. J&B will create 200 new jobs on Teesside as part of a new recycling plant development.**
10:01 am, Tue 10 Apr 2012 200 new Teesside recycling jobs
200 new jobs for Teesside
J&B Recycling has secured £1.75million to develop a plant on Teesside to convert food, animal and garden waste into fuel. The move will create 200 new jobs.