Connect Yorkshire

Connect Yorkshire

Connect Yorkshire was founded in 2002 by a group of professional service providers in Leeds and Sheffield with the mission of helping Yorkshire companies to grow. Connect Yorkshire, are a not-for-profit organisation that has a track record spanning over fifteen years helping Yorkshire businesses grow. Their highly experienced entrepreneurs, Entrepreneurs in Residence (EIRs), give time […]

GNG Group preparing for Brexit

GNG Group preparing for Brexit

This week Ben Priestley – GNG Group Finance and Commercial Director, attended a Brexit Roundtable discussion of key business leaders organised by Wakefield First and hosted by Wakefield Council to help local businesses through Brexit. Deputy Cabinet Member for Economic Growth and Regeneration, Cllr Darren Byford, told the meeting that with the help of strong […]

At the heart of GNG Group

At the heart of GNG Group

At the heart of any successful business is a team of passionate and motivated individuals and at GNG we’ve got plenty on the team. This month Patrick Cawley – Band Knife Operator, and Marek Cysewski – Fabric Cutting Supervisor, were awarded their 10 years of dedicated service certificate by GNG Group Chairman Phillip Whittell and […]

Great North Run Inspiration!

Great North Run Inspiration!

GNG Group would like to congratulate the achievement of Ben Priestley (Finance and Commercial Director) who completed the 13 mile Great North Run on Sunday. After being challenged, Ben a novice runner had just 10 weeks to prepare and completed the distance in just over 2hrs despite, high temperatures and the onset of cramp in […]

GNG Sports Division is now a Decathlon partner.

GNG Sports Division is now a Decathlon partner.

Manufactured by GNG Group Sports Division, Offload branded rugby tackle bag and rugby hit shields are now available at sporting goods retailer Decathlon S.A. which has over 1,500 stores in 53 countries and is the largest sporting goods retailer in the world and a leader in the field of rugby training equipment. With our years […]

Tour de Yorkshire Inspiration!

Tour de Yorkshire Inspiration!

The team at GNG Group would like to congratulate the achievement of Darren Potterton (Managing Director – GNG Healthcare Division) who recently completed the 129km Tour de Yorkshire Sportive with Lawnswood cycling group. An experienced cyclist, Darren regularly covers these kinds of distances so the biggest challenge he faced was the difficult Yorkshire terrain where […]

GNG Group at Berlin Half Marathon.

GNG Group at Berlin Half Marathon.

It seems like it’s the season of extreme challenges at GNG Group. Having never run an official race or any serious distance, Phil Whittell (GNG Group – Managing Director) was set a challenge by Mark Raven (GNG Group – Non-exec), to compete with him in a half marathon during 2019, to mark Phil’s 50th year. […]

GNG goes to Crufts 2018

GNG goes to Crufts 2018

There’s a first time for everything, and this year marked our first appearance at Crufts! GNG Group produced custom size hexagonal foam blocks, complete with company branding, for the Canine Conditioning Academy for use on their stand at the most prestigous dog show of the year, Crufts. The team used the foam blocks to demonstrate the […]

Bake Sale

Bake Sale

It was a particularly sweet morning at GNG Group Yorkshire today as our talented team whipped up cupcakes, brownies, crispy buns, shortbread and profiteroles for Paul Hollywood’s Cupcake Day! We’d like to thank everyone for baking, donating and supporting the sale – so far we’ve raised almost £90 for Alzheimer’s Society, a cause close to […]