Archive | September, 2014

Local businesses could save £1000 on utility bills under new scheme

Companies in Market Harborough could save at least £999 on their energy bills every year by signing up to a new scheme run by a local utility broker. Business Energy Consultants ( are offering a guarantee to local businesses to provide them with cheaper utility bills. Based in Harborough, Business Energy Consultants (BEC) work with […]

Harborough hotel undergoes major restoration to echo former Edwardian facade

The Angel Hotel is this month beginning a significant restoration work on its façade, in a bid to reinstate the building’s Edwardian frontage. The Angel are working closely with local builders WW Brown & Sons to ensure that the restoration work will successfully replicate the building’s previous style, which featured an off-white frontage with black […]

Harborough events firm in award glory

A Market Harborough-based events agency has scooped a prestigious industry prize to mark an “incredible journey to prominence”. Primary picked up the Product Launch of the Year award in the acclaimed C&IT Excellence Awards, which recognises best practice in the events industry. It was in recognition of a live stunt which saw images depicting the […]

New talk and tapas event launched for businesses in Harborough

A new business networking lunch attracted over 25 companies from across Leicestershire and Northamptonshire at the inaugural event held this month (September). Talk and Tapas was held at Louisa’s Place on St Mary’s Road and was organised by chartered accountancy practice Elsby & Co (, in conjunction with South Leicestershire FSB. The monthly event provides […]

Archway House staff bike from London to Brighton for cancer charity

Practitioners from Archway House Natural Health Centre & Bodyfitness have this month cycled from London to Brighton to raise almost £2000 for Bike4Cancer. The team, made up of Nutritional Therapist Rachel Helm, Chiropractor Gemma Webster, Sports Massage Therapist Marie Steadman, and Personal Trainer Clive Hill joined 5000 riders and cycled a total of 60.2 miles […]

Free energy and water workshop to help Harborough homeowners save over £280

Householders from the Market Harborough area could save up to £283 a year by attending a free energy and water workshop which will offer advice on how each household can make savings on their utilities. Run by Sustainable Harborough, the workshop will take place on Tuesday 23rd September from 7pm until 9pm, and will address […]

A new kind of portrait – digital artist Sally Sheinman selected for 2014 Lumen Online Gallery

A unique digital portrait created by Northampton digital artist Sally Sheinman has been selected for the 2014 Lumen Online Gallery, an international global exhibition that celebrates the very best art created digitally. Focussing the world’s attention on a new and exciting genre, the Lumen Online Gallery provides a global platform for the world’s best digital […]

Gallone’s creates ‘Despicable Me’ ice cream to raise money for Alfe’s Cause

Gallone’s Ice Cream Parlour have this week unveiled a new ‘Minion Sundae’ to be sold in the Market Harborough branch, with all profits going to Alfe’s Cause. The town centre-based Italian ice cream parlour have created a brand new sundae, based upon the well-loved ‘Minion’ characters from Universal Pictures’ hit Despicable Me series, will contain […]

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