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Cash boost keeps Midlands lifeline charity in flight

A Midlands lifeline is flying high after receiving a cash boost from the proceeds of a charity event. The fundraising lunch was organised by The Fine Fourteen, a Stourbridge-based charity that comprises 14 local businessmen. Jon Bellfield, managing director of Worcestershire-based Barberry Developments and the longest serving member of the […]

29/01/2013

Entrepreneurs unveil exciting plans for creative hub

An exciting new creative hub offering aspiring young artists, dancers and musicians a venue to showcase their talents could soon be launched in Coventry. The temporary creative, cultural and community centre concept is the brainchild of Coventry-based entrepreneurs Robert Bowell and John Dawkins of Flat Cap Godiva Productions. They say […]

21/01/2013

Barberry welcomes business guru Lord Digby

The leanest and fittest companies that have best adapted to the new era of austerity will prosper most in 2013, Lord Digby Jones has told Midlands businessmen. Business guru Lord Digby, an adviser to Worcestershire-based commercial property developers Barberry Developments, met an invited group of businessmen to discuss the implications […]

07/01/2013

Final tenant secured at Swansea retail park

A popular Swansea retail park is now fully let after a clothing and furniture recycling retailer secured the last available unit. Swansea Recycling and Donation Centre Ltd has signed a 10-year lease for unit 1b (5,000 sq ft) at Lion Way Retail Park. The site, owned by Worcestershire-based Barberry Developments, […]

11/12/2012

Barberry keen on conversions as homes scheme unveiled

Barberry Developments has announced its first foray into conversion of offices to residential with a West Midlands scheme which will see a neglected building transformed into 27 high quality apartments. The Worcestershire-based property company has demonstrated its ability to identify opportunities in the market, and to react rapidly, with its plans […]

14/11/2012

Barberry seals Southampton deal in just seven days

A booming Internet advertising company has signed the lease for its new Southampton offices in record time, completing in just seven days. Switch Concepts – an Internet technology company that builds and provides next generation adserving platforms for online businesses – has signed a five-year flexible lease for Salisbury House, 27 Salisbury Road […]

29/10/2012

Flooring Masters selects Swansea as expansion begins

A new Wales-based flooring retailer has selected a popular Swansea retail park to launch its ambitious expansion of the business. Flooring Masters Wales Ltd has signed a 10-year lease for unit 2b (6,150 sq ft) at Lion Way Retail Park. The site, owned by Worcestershire-based Barberry Developments, is ideally located […]

23/10/2012

More mums can go to Iceland in Swansea…

A leading frozen food retailer is set to expand its portfolio with a new store at a popular Swansea retail park, creating job opportunities in the area. Iceland has signed a 15-year lease for unit three (6,000 sq ft) at the Phoenix Retail Park in Swansea. The retail park, which is owned […]

09/10/2012

Miniclipper seals distribution unit deal

A booming logistics company has made a major investment in its future success by leasing a large distribution unit in Bedfordshire. Miniclipper Logistics has agreed a 15-year lease on Hi-Bay 1250, an 85,000 sq ft property at Stanbridge Road, Leighton Buzzard. The property is owned by Worcestershire-based Barberry Developments. Director Henry […]

04/10/2012

Children’s charity flying high with new store

A leading children’s charity is flying high after securing a unique retail premises in Rugeley town centre, which will help to raise vital funds and create local job opportunities. The Children’s Air Ambulance charity, which will launch a national bespoke helicopter transfer service for seriously ill children by the end […]

19/09/2012