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University hosts cyber security event

Abertay University students recently demonstrated the threat of hacking during a cyber security event aimed at Scottish business leaders.

Business
Staff consultation as Weatherford to close

Staff consultation as Weatherford to close

An Arbroath firm which announced it was closing last week is to relocated around half of its workforce and retain its apprentices.

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Arbroath Abbey

Tourism employment increases in Angus

New figures have revealed that the number of people working in tourism in Angus has increased by 10 percent in one year.

Business
NMA: Section 40 Would Cost Press Industry £100 Million a Year

NMA: Section 40 Would Cost Press Industry £100 Million a Year

The introduction of a law designed to force local and national newspapers into a system of statutory press regulation could cost the industry £100 million a year just for telling the truth, the News Media Association has said today.

Business
Angus South MSP urges motorists to take care

Angus South MSP urges motorists to take care

Angus South MSP, Graeme Dey, is advising motorist in the area to keep weather conditions in mind, as snow warnings come in to force.

Transport
Employers’ bizarre excuses for underpaying staff

Employers’ bizarre excuses for underpaying staff

Ten of the most bizarre excuses used by unscrupulous bosses found to have underpaid workers the National Minimum Wage have today been revealed by the Government.

Business
Weatherford supports operations in oilfields around the world.

Weatherford announces Arbroath site closure

Employees at the Arbroath arm of an oilfield services company are to go into consultation following news of the closure of their facility.

Business
Business Gateway’s free events for entrepreneurs in Angus

Business Gateway’s free events for entrepreneurs in Angus

With the new year comes the opportunity for a fresh start and with Business Gateway’s support you can achieve more in 2017, whether it’s turning an idea into a venture or growing an existing one.

Business
Aldi will increase its its minimum wage to �8.53 an hour from next month.

UK’s ‘highest-paying supermarket’ to create 4000 jobs

Aldi is to recruit 4000 new permanent workers in stores and warehouses across the country, as part of the supermarket giant’s plan to open around 70 new shops this year.

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Alan Smith, director at Matrix Risk Control

IED team up with business to provide employee support

An Angus-based company has signed a partnership agreement with incident investigation specialist Matrix Risk Control.

Business
Alan Smith, director at Matrix Risk Control

Matrix team up with trauma stress management experts

Incident investigation specialist Matrix Risk Control has signed a partnership agreement with trauma stress management experts IED Training Solutions.

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Pharmacy carrier bag containing prescription drugs from Chemists shop.

Pharmacy festive opening hours

A number of pharmacies across Angus will be open for a limited time over the festive period - including Christmas Day.

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Peter Stirling

Lichties read all ‘a-sprout’ it!

An Arbroath sprouts producer has been working on turning the superfood into an uber-food this Christmas.

Business
Jim Clarkson, VisitScotland regional director

Looking back on a memorable year

As the year draws to a close, VisitScotland regional director Jim Clarkson has been reflecting on a memorable twelve months for tourism in Angus and Dundee.

Business
Post Office advice to customers over strike action

Post Office advice to customers over strike action

The Post Office is reminding customers that the CWU has called strike action in 300 of its 11,600 branches on Saturday, December 24, which may result in the closure of some of these branches.

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MSP calls on public to give views in transport survey

MSP calls on public to give views in transport survey

Angus North and Mearns MSP Mairi Evans is encouraging individuals, organisations and communities in her constituency to give their views in the new Transport Scotland survey that will help shape the long-term vision for the Scottish Government’s transport policies.

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Politicians visit Christmas posties

Politicians visit Christmas posties

A pair of Angus politicians were getting their Christmas ‘thank yous’ in early this year when they visited posties in Arbroath during their busiest time of year.

Business
Arbikie Vodka is one of three companies to make it to the awards finals.

Rural companies join the best of the best for awards

Three Angus businesses have make it to the finals of prestigious awards which recognise the best Scotland’s countryside has to offer.

Business
Apprentice of the Year 2017 Kris proudly displays his award, flanked by his team manager, Neil Morgan (left), and Maintenance Operations Manager Jeremy Deveney.

Arbroath apprentice a shining star for gas company

A trainee engineer from Arbroath has been recognised for his outstanding performance by his employer, gas distribution company SGN, in its 2016 Apprentice of the Year awards.

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Spink 1 SA : Alisha Goodwin, Sales Executive at RR Spink & Sons at Arbroath Harbour, Scotland.

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Big Sainsbury’s deal for Spink’s salmon

One of Scotland’s oldest fishmongers, RR Spink & Sons, is moving into supermarkets for the first time following an initial £60,000 deal with J Sainsbury’s in Scotland.

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