Alexander Calder Financial Ltd
Alexander Calder Financial Limited was formed in 2001 following the closure of the UK operation of an international financial services company. The two founding partners were joined over the following months by 3 further advisers who had all worked together since, in some cases, the 1980's.
We are based in Worksop and offer financial planning services to private and corporate clients across a wide spectrum of need areas. The now 7 full-time advisers are supported by 6 administration staff ensuring that client service is always at the forefront of what we do. Our approach is to understand the needs of the client, what plans they already have in place and what action needs to be taken to achieve financial goals. We are very focused on long-term client relationships as we build a plan and review regularly to ensure that the objective of the client is met . We are generally 'there' at most major life events to ensure financial stability is achieved.
Our services include pensions for the individual and employers (meeting workplace pension obligations), investments utilising the tax beneficial products available, and protection products to ensure finances are stable when life throws a curveball. We work with some of the most highly respected and well known investment managers in the UK and can offer very bespoke investment management for those who need that little bit more involvement to achieve their goals.
In addition, our associated business The Mortgage Shop, based on Bridge Street in Worksop, offers mortgage advice to both our clients and the general public.
We are pleased to once again support NNBA as the region continues to evolve and grow and look forward to presenting the Company of the Year with their award.
Edgewise Edgestrip Ltd
We supply our own Edgewise™ branded products; Edgestrip Profiles, Spreader Bars, Tape, Bagseals and Cornerwise which are used in the electrolytic refining of metals where our largest sector is copper refineries.
Our customers are based throughout the world and we supply our products to Australia, Canada, Chile, China, Democratic Republic of Congo, Finland, India, Japan, Laos PDR, Mexico, Romania, Russian Federation, South Africa, USA and the UK.
Most of the Edgewise products are used to protect the edges of the cathode plates used during the electroplating of copper (and other metals) to form pure sheets or mother blanks, from which every type of copper product can then be produced.
The Bagseal product is used within specialised polishing filters to seal the filter bags onto the filter elements for filtration of the electrolytic liquor.
We provide each customer with a customised product to match their exact specifications, manufactured to very high tolerances and precision. We exclusively machine our polypropylene Edgestrip Profiles from press formed sheets rather than using the more conventional extrusion method of our competitors. This makes our products not only unique but technically superior making them the best of their type worldwide.
Edgewise Edgestrip Ltd were also finalists for the International Development Award in the Midlands Region's very prestigious Family Business Awards 2015.
Bassetlaw District Council
Bassetlaw District Council is committed to having North Notts as a strong economic base.
The Council provides business support in terms of direct and virtual advice, offers start up grants and assistance for businesses applying to regional and national schemes and promotes the area, particularly by working with partners to attract new businesses, visitors and tourists into the area.
The Mortgage Shop
The Mortgage Shop in Worksop has been established for many years working within David Hawke Property Services. Since 2009 it has been associated with Alexander Calder Financial Limited and in 2016 we brought the business into its own high street premises to make it independent of, but still working closely with, its historic connections.
The Mortgage Shop does exactly what it says on the tin - it is not about 'selling' you other things like current or savings accounts - it does not sell houses, or even rent them out. At TMS our only focus is on working with our clients to obtain the most suitable and best mortgage deal we can find from the whole of the mortgage market. Neil Mills heads the advice side of things and has worked in mortgages for many years. Our clients return time after time to re-mortgage, move home, perhaps purchase a buy-to-let, or to just understand their options when considering a move.
TMS is proud to support the NN Business Awards and wishes all entrants, whatever their category, the best of luck and ongoing success.
North Notts BID Limited
North Notts BID – the UKs first ever area-wide business improvement district (BID) - is an organic advancement of the place-shaping work and success of the North Notts Envoys ambassadors scheme. With £3.2m secured over its 5 year term, a private sector BID Board will lead and deliver a wide range of exciting business-led projects and initiatives. North Notts BID will create an inclusive and collaborative place management approach for the benefit of all businesses within the Bassetlaw District.
Retford Enterprise Centre
The Enterprise Centre has a fully serviced reception to receive your visitors and tenants have 24 hour access to their offices. High-speed broadband, excellent car parking facilities and bike racks and CCTV cameras are just some of the advantages that tenants can enjoy.
In addition to the office space, there is additional accommodation for meetings, networking and training. Companies within the centre can move from the smaller start up units to larger accommodation without penalty.
If you would like to discuss renting space at Retford Enterprise Centre please call: 01777 712712
We are a family run, ACCA registered accountancy, taxation and business advice practice based in North Nottinghamshire serving Nottinghamshire, Lincolnshire, South Yorkshire and surrounding counties.
Established in 2013, we hit the ground running with our direct approach to finding success. With over 20 years of experience in practice, Managing Partner Amanda Legate leads the team at RAL Associates offering clients a tailored package bespoke to their needs.
Having worked with over 1,000 businesses across the years, we have the experience to advise. Having actually sat in and run businesses of all sizes, from managing finance, strategies and day to day operations, we know the challenges you face as a business owner from a sole trader, to a partnership or a limited company. Let us be your sounding board, the person to support, develop and inspire you on your journey.
Whether you are starting up in business, buying a business, growing your business or exiting a business we have the in-house experience to help you along the way.
We become part of your business and your life decisions.
Have us at the end of the phone and/or email 7 days a week for service which cannot be matched.
We’re bigger than you think, trading independently since 1990 and with turnover reaching £64m, we credit our success to our high street network and personal approach.
Our people are our driving force; we value our teams, our candidates and our clients. Our longstanding relationships are testament to our approach of putting customers at the heart of everything we do.
Our structure encourages flexibility, providing a quick response to client needs and local labour markets. The ability to adapt readily is fundamental within a changing market and we do it well.
Dukeries IT Ltd
Formed in 2005, Dukeries IT has an established client base across the East Midlands to who it provides IT related services. From user support assisting with various aspects of their normal daily interactions with IT, through to real-time monitored malware protection and backup solutions. Dukeries IT also offer telephony and connectivity solutions to central and satellite offices designed to fit each clients particular requirements.
As cloud services have become more prevalent, we have helped many of our clients take advantage of the benefits these solutions bring to their working days. Information is now more accessible than ever & with the right security in place, protected from unwanted attack.
We offer a real world approach to IT & Telecoms, with the support of the right providers to deliver the right solution for a business.
Wright Vigar Chartered Accountants
As a local firm of Chartered Accountants, Wright Vigar take pride in supporting local business, and have experienced teams based in Retford at Chancery Court, West Street, and slightly further afield in Gainsborough, Newark, Lincoln, Sleaford and London.
As you would expect, Wright Vigar Chartered Accountants are professionally proficient in all key areas of accounting such as auditing, taxation, pensions and corporate finance, but to us, these are just the basics.
We also concern ourselves with the people in the business, as well as the figures. We are personal as well as professional, and we actively encourage you to look beyond the numbers and explore your business aspirations.
If you find that approach refreshing, and would like to hear more about the services we can offer you, you can do this in 3 different ways! Call the Retford team on 01777 707373, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or hop onto our website www.wrightvigar.co.uk – we would be delighted to hear from you!
Charles Walton started e-commerce company Kybotech in 2000 and it is now recognised as the market leader in sheds and outdoor garden buildings. It operates under two brands, BillyOh.com and GardenBuildingsDirect.co.uk. Charles set-up Garden Buildings Direct in 2000, and it was one of the first shed retailers to sell online.
Charles’ family heritage is in sheds and garden buildings. His great, great grandfather started a timber manufacturing business in 1878 making beehives and it remained in the family until its sale in 2005.
Kybotech manufactures from its own 20-acre site in Worksop selling 165,000 sheds and outdoor buildings each year via the two websites. There are currently nearly 700 sheds, log cabins, playhouses, summer houses, workshops, greenhouses and outdoor offices in the range.
We opened our first BillyOh outlet in Spring 2019, at its site in Worksop on the Dukeries Industrial Estate. This has given us the opportunity to showcase and sell our products from the entire BillyOh range, whilst allowing the customer to come and view their products in-person before they purchased.
Kybotech places the customer at the front and centre of everything we do, by offering the opportunity to create bespoke, personalised garden buildings confirms Kybotech’s place as a market leader in quality garden buildings and customer experience
We are pleased to be supporting NNBA this year as they continue to celebrate the growth and accomplishments of local businesses. www.kybotech.co.uk'
Trailblazer Tracking Limited
In partnership with an award-winning IT development business, Trailblazer was created by financial advisers for financial advisers.
The team behind Trailblazer includes Nigel Ruff, Marcus Horne, Peter Greaves, Gregg Bartram, and Martin Hibbert, and has well over 25 years’ financial services experience. Additional experience gained within the NHS on compliance with regulatory requirements and auditable data reporting have further helped Trailblazer’s development.
As practicing advisers, we understand the compliance challenges you face. We have travelled the same challenging regulatory journey as you. We believe that regulatory change will be with us for the foreseeable future, at the forefront of which is MiFID II and the burden it places on advisers and their business.
Furthermore, being able to demonstrate delivery of the service your clients pay for will become increasingly relevant.
We are proud to have develop an app which will help users comply with the regulatory burden placed on them by MiFID II, while demonstrating ongoing service and helping to track CPD. Furthermore, we also believe Trailblazer will ultimately increase the value of the businesses which adopt it.
Wine Corner Ltd
All wine lovers know that wine is fragile. It needs careful attention and storage to reach its full potential.However, the conditions that are conducive to this seldom exist in the cellars of an old house, let alone the modern home where the traditional cellar does not exist.
At Wine Corner we offer various solutions to this problem. No matter how large your wine collection might be we will have a solution for you, from bespoke wine cellars to wine cabinets and wine racking.
We are committed to continual product development ensuring that we always provide our customers with a wide range of products that offer optimum levels of performance and reliability.
Eaton Properties - Exciting New Starter Offices in Retford.
The refurbishment of Eaton House is now complete, come and find out about the new office facilities available to create the perfect working space to suit your individual needs and enable your business to flourish.
Virtual Office facilities, Shared Offices and Private Offices.
For enquiries contact Chris Rooke on 07852 904202 to register your interest.
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