Speaking to lots of businesses around the South Yorkshire area it seems as if the tide is finally starting to turn, the doom and gloom of the last 3 years is starting to disappear and business is definitely looking up.
Three Yorkshire lawyers are among the latest batch of Associates at Irwin Mitchell to be appointed to Partner positions in the latest promotion round at the firm.
Almost a quarter of a million pounds has been awarded to a team of scientists at Sheffield Hallam University to develop a new technique that will reduce the need for animal testing in pre-clinical research projects.
For the first time in nearly 20 years, Yorkshire County Cricket are making a return to Sheffield when they play the first of their three warm up matches for the T20 series at Abbeydale Sport Club.
A team spanning the Sheffield and Manchester offices of International law firm Hill Dickinson has advised on the sale of electronic cigarette company, VIP to US-based Victory Electronic Cigarette Corporation.
In the 2014 Made in Sheffield Awards it was the 'Gripple spirit' which impressed the judges who rewarded the city's employee-owned manufacturer of the iconic wire joiner with the Investment in People Award, adding to the company's impressive collection of accolades.