Archives: Press Release

BHP succession – planning for continued success

John Warner, Managing Partner at BHP, the North’s leading independent Chartered Accountancy and Advisory Firm, is delighted to announce that Audit Partner, Lisa Leighton, and Corporate Finance Partner, Hamish Morrison, will be taking over at the helm of BHP as Joint Managing Partners from 2019. John said, “At BHP we embrace change, that’s why we… Read more »

Accountants’ charitable efforts add up to £27,000 donation

Yorkshire’s largest independent firm of chartered accountants, BHP has raised £27,000 for just over 50 charities in only one year. Thanks to the efforts of the firm’s staff, who are based across offices in Sheffield, Cleckheaton, Leeds, Chesterfield, and York, several national and smaller local charitable causes will benefit from the donations. In order to… Read more »

Top promotion for Sheffield auditor

Paul Winwood has been made a director at Yorkshire’s largest independent firm of chartered accountants, BHP after gaining Responsible Individual (RI) status by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW). Paul adds to the 15 strong audit partner team, responsible for signing off the firms audits. Paul joined BHP’s graduate scheme in… Read more »

The feeling is mutual as BHP wins two audit contracts

Yorkshire’s largest independent firm of chartered accountants, BHP has been appointed to provide annual audit services to two leading mutual societies that have combined investment assets totalling more than £160million. BHP has renewed its agreement with Sheffield Mutual Friendly Society, which it has worked with for more than 10 years, following a competitive pitch against… Read more »

Investment In Customers adds up to a gold award rating for BHP

Yorkshire’s largest independent firm of Chartered Accountants has achieved the top Gold Award rating from the prestigious Investor in Customers (IIC) accreditation. BHP increased on its previous score achieved in 2015, when it was one of just 15% of firms in the country to achieve a top rating when first undergoing the rigorous accreditation process…. Read more »

BHP bolsters its team with 20 new recruits

Chartered Accountancy firm BHP has reinforced its commitment to training the next generation of accountants, by recruiting 20 apprentices, graduates and placement students to work across five of the firm’s departments in Sheffield, Leeds, Cleckheaton, Chesterfield and York. The Apprentices will work within the Audit and Accounts Department, the Tax Department, the Healthcare Department and… Read more »

BHP expands its York presence with office move

BHP Chartered Accountants has expanded its York presence and relocated into new offices, as it continues growing its team following an extremely busy 12 months for the firm. Yorkshire’s largest independent chartered accountancy firm has signed a 10-year lease on Rievaulx House, which is located off Blossom Street in York city centre. The three-storey, 4,500… Read more »

BHP’s Jane Marshall chosen to be a South Yorkshire Deputy Lieutenant

Jane Marshall is one of nine highly respected business people and community leaders to be named as Deputy Lieutenants of The County of South Yorkshire. The role involves supporting and deputising for Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of South Yorkshire, Andrew Coombe. Duties include attending Royal visits to the county, representing the Lieutenancy at ceremonial events such as… Read more »

Tom rings in changes for ICAEW West Yorkshire and York

An audit and accounts manager from Yorkshire’s largest independent firm of chartered accountants, BHP, has been appointed as the new president of the Institute of Chartered Accountants England and Wales’ (ICAEW) West Yorkshire and York. 29 year old Tom Bell plans to ring in plenty of changes as he becomes the youngest ever president of… Read more »

BHP Chartered Accountants merge with York practice

BHP, Yorkshire’s largest independent firm of chartered accountants, is delighted to announce a merger with York based Atkinsons Consulting Limited. Atkinsons was founded in 2000 and is based at The Innovation Centre at Heslington. The company’s 8 strong team is headed up by father and son team Peter and Chris Atkinson and the firm has… Read more »