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In a nutshell, no nonsense communications tailored to the client’s requirements. We thrive on unearthing the ‘gem’ of a story you’ve overlooked, packaging it for the media and then using our relationships to get the maximum coverage. Phone: 07812 600 271 Email: russ@cucumberpr.co.uk

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Latest From The Blog

April 2018

£3m Technical Academy opens to future-proof West Midlands manufacturing

April 2nd, 2018|

The West Midlands has received a major productivity boost today, with the launch of a new £3m Technical Academy that will help bridge the skills gap and get the region ready for the next industrial revolution.

In-Comm Training unveiled the 24,000 sq ft training space in Aldridge recently, which has been a true employer-led collaboration with […]

July 2017

ETG launches Norton Technical Academy as part of £6m plan to bridge the skills gap

July 20th, 2017|

A leading independent machine tool supplier is tackling the skills gap head on after making a £6m commitment to developing a network of Technical Academies.

Martin Doyle, Managing Director of the Engineering Technology Group (ETG), made the announcement at the launch of its first facility at Norton Motorcycles in Castle Donington yesterday and laid out the […]

February 2017

Shrewsbury training academy invests £200,000 to create new apprenticeships

February 22nd, 2017|

40 more apprenticeship opportunities have been created after a Shropshire training academy invested a further £200,000 into new manufacturing facilities.

 

The In-Comm Training Academy Shrewsbury (ITAS), which is being run in partnership with Salop Design & Engineering, is set to benefit from new TIG, MIG and ARC welding bays, as well as a new fluid power […]

February 2016

Landmark training contract for In-Comm

February 8th, 2016|

Completing the largest contract in its 34-year history has ensured a Black Country training provider has recorded its best ever 12 months.

In-Comm Training and Business Services saw turnover rise past the £1.2m barrier in 2015 after delivering a project for a large manufacturer that saw more than 110 staff take part in Business Improvement Technique […]

January 2016

Alloy Wire Chairman named in Top MFG 100

January 25th, 2016|

The man affectionately known as ‘Mr Alloy Wire’ has been named as one of the most influential manufacturing personalities in the UK by a leading trade publication.

Chairman Bill Graham, who has been involved with the company since 1972, was announced in The Manufacturer’s Top 100 at an event in Birmingham.

The high-profile list – sponsored by […]

Lambert secures biggest ever contract

January 8th, 2016|

One of Yorkshire’s fastest growing manufacturers celebrated its most successful November ever after securing four major industry awards and its biggest ever contract.

Lambert, a leading provider of automation systems, equipment engineering and precision components, claimed the prestigious ‘Manufacturer of the Year’ title at the recent TMMX Awards hosted by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers.

It […]

December 2015

UK Manufacturing Review publication launched

December 4th, 2015|

The first ever annual review of British manufacturing industry, written by experts and supported by a range of leading engineering companies, has been launched in the region that sparked the industrial revolution.

The UK Manufacturing Review 2015/16 covers the key events, progress and challenges across the manufacturing sector during the last twelve months, whilst also forecasting […]