Profile: Darren Slade

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Group Business Editor

Darren Slade is the group business editor for the Bournemouth Daily Echo, Southern Daily Echo and Dorset Echo. He focuses his attention on stories about the business and entrepreneurial community in Dorset and Hampshire.

He is certified as an accomplished speaker and has spoken to schools, students, business audiences and at awards ceremonies. Darren also has fantastic knowledge of the Dorset area. He has previously worked as the Echo’s local government correspondent and chief reporter and also looked after our nostalgia section for several years.

Latest articles from Darren Slade

Vearse Farm, Bridport, was among the development sites which fuelled sales for Savills
Vearse Farm, Bridport, was among the development sites which fuelled sales for Savills; inset, Colin Wilkins, head of Savills South Coast development team
Farrow & Ball's factory at Uddens Industrial Estate
Ikea is offering an energy switching service with Big Clean Switch; inset, the Bournemouth company’s chief executive, Jon Fletcher
Jonathan Frostick with wife Adel, older son Harvey, daughter Penelope and younger son George
Candra Johnson of Global Tribe Clothing
Amigo Loans staff have been donating to Bournemouth Foodbank. L-r, Amy Poynter, Patrick Swayne, Ronaldo Almeida, Natalie Aicken, Deji Benson
Bournemouth Air Festival is expected to bring 700,000 more visitors to the town. Photo: Sarah Stockham, Echo Camera Club Dorset
The Big Sustainability Expo is set to return
Dorset LEP has called for funding bids from projects involving healthy ageing or net zero infrastructure