THREE Northern Ireland companies, between them employing 460 staff and with combined profits of £15 million,feature for the first time in the 20th anniversary edition of the Sunday Times BDO Profit Track 100 league table, which ranks the UK's private companies with the fastest-growing profits.The highest placed new entrant at number 14 is Newry-based construction and fit-out firm mac-group. Working mainly in Dublin, and whose clients include Oracle and Bristol-Myers Squibb, its profits grew by an average of 98 per cent a year to £4.5m. It also completed work on the £11 million refurbishment of River House in Belfast city centre last yearAnother new entrant (no 42) is refrigeration and catering rental firm Lowe in Lisburn. Its fridges, freezers and catering equipment are rented to the organisers of events like Glastonbury, Wimbledon and the Singapore Grand Prix.Profits here grew by an average of 75 per cent to £4.4m, boosted by expansion to locations that include … [Read more...] about Local trio feature in ‘profit track’ league table
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0 Have your say Sixteen companies from Yorkshire are featured in this year’s Track 200 league table, published by the Sunday Times. York’s Saville Group, a supplier of audiovisual equipment was the region’s highest ranked business coming in at number six while Harrogate’s High Street TV came in at number seven.Saville Group has evolved into an audiovisual specialist that both produces live events, and supplies conferencing technology for corporate clients who need to communicate between international offices. It grew its international sales by 166 per cent pa to £4m, on total sales of £42.1m, in 2017.Of the firms featured from the region six are debutantes and five trace their history back more than a century. The firms featured from Yorkshire have collectively grown their international sales by an average of 75 per cent a year over the last two years to a total of £550m. Together they employ more than 10,400 … [Read more...] about Slew of firms make the Track 200 league table for international sales
Published this weekend, the 10th annual Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200 league table ranks Britain’s mid-market private companies with the fastest-growing international sales. The 16 companies headquartered in Yorkshire include six new entrants to the league table and five companies which can trace their history back more than a century. These regional stars have grown their international sales by an average of 75% a year over the last two years to a total of £550m. Together they employ more than 10,400 people. The region’s top-ranked company is the York-based Saville Group (No.6), founded in 1876 as a photo developer by chemist John Saville. It has since evolved into an audiovisual specialist that both produces live events, and supplies conferencing technology for corporate clients who need to communicate between international offices. It grew its international sales by 166% pa to £4m, on total sales of … [Read more...] about 16 companies in Yorkshire win places on league table of Britain’s fastest-growing international sales stars
Listed below are 18 of the district's schools which offer secondary education. Progress scores tell you how much progress students made between the end of Key Stage 2 and the end of key stage 4, when GCSEs are taken. Click here to view the A level league tables. Academy. Progress: Well above average, 0.73. Number of pupils at the end of key stage 4: 92. Grade 5 or above in English &maths GCSEs: 45% Google other Buy a Photo Academy. Progress: Well above average, 0.54. Number of pupils at the end of key stage 4: 234. Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs: 46% Google other Buy a Photo Academy. Progress: Well above average, 0.54. Number of pupils at the end of key stage 4: 89. Grade 5 or above in English and maths GCSEs: 38% Google other Buy a Photo Academy. Progress: Above average, 0.21. Number of pupils at the end of key stage 4: 204. Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs: 42% Google other Buy a Photo … [Read more...] about Secondary school league tables: how did your Wakefield school score?
Secondary schools are now measured by the progress pupils make during their time at the school in eight subjects - a mark known as Progress 8. Overall Peterborough scored -0.2 in this measure - compared with a national average of -0.02. For Attainment 8 - the actual grades pupils score aged 16 - Peterborough scored 42 - compared to an average across England of 44.5. However, there were some successes for Peterborough schools. The King’s School finished top of the city league, with a Progress 8 Score of 0.7. In total, of the 12 schools in the city, seven were rated as average or better. Progress 8 data on independent schools, including The Peterborough School, is not published. However, they scored an Attainment 8 rating of 58.9 - putting them second in that league table in Peterborough. The Iqra Academy is also not included on the Progress 8 table, but they scored 45.4 on Attainment 8, putting them fourth in the table in Peterborough for that rating. The Peterborough Telegraph … [Read more...] about Peterborough Secondary School League Tables: How did your school score?