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A Northumberland manufacturer is set to grow their business to a turnover of more than £5m within two years.

The GX project was launched last year to provide a range of opportunities to North-East SMEs and scaleups before, during and after the Great Exhibition of the North. We are delighted to share details of our exciting programme of activities taking place throughout 2019.

Glen Anthony Watches, which designs and crafts wrist watches using the finest Swiss movements and high-tech materials such as titanium, carbon fibre and stainless steel, is shooting for the stars following support from Business Northumberland.

Advance Northumberland is leading in the delivery of a major new scheme that aims to comprehensively redevelop a high profile, brownfield site located in the heart of Bedlington Town Centre. The scheme is seen as the opportunity to reposition Bedlington as a retail destination, improving amenities and giving local people greater choice.

LJ Yacht & Commercial Services, which designs and creates custom logbooks and liveries for the superyacht and commercial shipping industries, is going for growth following support from Business Northumberland.

Founded by joiner Neil Blakeburn, Ochiltree Bespoke Joinery, which specialises in the manufacture of bespoke wooden windows and doors, is taking on new clients after receiving support from Business Northumberland.

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