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Over the summer the Welcome Visitor Project worked in partnership with Berwick Chamber of Trade and the NNTA to coordinate a Business Survey, primarily of tourism related businesses, to establish identified training needs.

After launching a brand new digital support programme for SMEs in July 2019, Business Northumberland has now appointed Digital Allies to deliver fully funded workshops to SMEs in the region.

Advance Northumberland and Morrisons have signed the deal for a new retail park development on the site of the former Northumberland Foods Factory in Amble.

Four manufacturing businesses based in Northumberland have been successful in securing fully funded exhibition space at a major industry conference in October.

Advance Northumberland is pleased to confirm that contracts have been exchanged with supermarket chain Aldi for the sale of a 1.5 acre site that will deliver a new, 19,000 sq ft anchor food store in the heart of Bedlington Town Centre.

The North East Rural Growth Network has been awarded a further £1 million by the North East Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) to support local, rural businesses with the Strategic Economic Infrastructure Fund (SEIF).

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