Happy Birthday Job Shop Recruitment!

16 year birthday


We’ve been trading for 16 years today! How time flies! What was happening in September 1999 in the UK? –

  • September – Rover launches the 25 and 45. Nissan launches a facelifted Primera to be built at NMUK.
  • 5 September – First broadcast of the children’s TV programme ‘The Tweenies’
  • 5 September – Bobby Robson, the 66-year-old former England manager, is appointed as Newcastle United’s new manager. He is nearly 30 years older than his predecessor Ruud Gullit.
  • 9 September – Chris Patten‘s report recommends reform of Royal Ulster Constabulary.[27]
  • 24 September – The Royal Bank of Scotland launches a hostile takeover bid for the NatWest Bank.
  • 25 September – Job Shop Recruitment opens it’s doors for business.
  • 27 September – The Midland Bank adopts the name of its owner HSBC, marking an end of the Midland Bank name after 163 years.[28]
  • 27 September – Kosovo Train for Life aid train arrives in Kosovo after 4,500-kilometre journey from the United Kingdom


Happy Birthday Job Shop!