People News: New Lester Aldridge Partner, Hendy 25 Year Club, Innovate 'workiversary'

New insolvency partner joins Lester Aldridge New Partner Rebecca Walker has joined Lester Aldridge's Restructuring and Insolvency Team. She has more than 12 years’... READ MORE »

Petrolhead Ty's prize contest for 'batmobile' puts him on the road to new business venture

Ty Temel is a self-confessed ‘petrolhead’. The Bournemouth entrepreneur and nightclub owner loves his cars. His pride and joy is a 2016 Mercedes-AMG GT S Coupe in... READ MORE »

Kingston Lacy, Elon Musk, roast dinner with all the trimmings and Betty Boo 'Doin' the do'!

Each week we shine the spotlight on a member of Dorset’s business community and ask him, or her, for answers to our part fun/part serious questionnaire. This time…... READ MORE »

Motoring ahead: Creditplus completes move into new Poole head office in £2m investment

One of the UK's leaders in consumer finance and used cars has completed its move to a newly refurbished head office in Poole as part of a £2m investment. The 12,000 sq... READ MORE »

Star Tech is back, firing on all cylinders and set to enjoy the best trading month in its history

An independent service centre which specialises in prestige car brands is set to enjoy the best trading month in its 14-year history. Poole-based Star Tech says revenue... READ MORE »

Lighting manufacturer shines the spotlight on hi-tech features from Mercedes-Benz Trucks

A Dorset company has spent more than £200,000 on two of the first right-hand drive Mercedes-Benz trucks to be equipped with ground-breaking Active Drive Assist... READ MORE »

Five new jobs created as Hendy prepares to open new Toyota dealership in Christchurch

Hendy Group is set to expand its presence in Dorset with the opening of a new Toyota dealership in Christchurch. Work is well underway on the new showroom facility in... READ MORE »

Former Grand Prix driver and TV presenter Tiff Needell named as ambassador by motor group

Former Grand Prix driver and television presenter Tiff Needell has joined forces with automotive group Hendy to be the ambassador for its Performance and Sports Car... READ MORE »

Motor group honours top performers after selling more than 56,000 vehicles last year

Colleagues from Hendy in Dorset have been honoured at the company’s Group Awards which also marked 160 years in business. For the first time, the automotive group... READ MORE »

Service centre teams up with Dorset Mind to help tackle the taboo around mental health

A team of prestige car technicians has embarked on a year of raising cash and awareness in a bid to tackle the stigma around male mental health. Independent service... READ MORE »