26 Nov 12:30

Out-of-work DJ 's campaign against tatty underwear

AKIN is a premium and ethical men’s underwear subscription service. The brainchild of an out-of-work DJ during lockdown, stuck inside with nothing but time and a drawer full of tired, tatty old boxers. After spending the last 8 months scouring the web for the best designers, materials and manufa...
26 Nov 12:15

The British Automatic Fire Sprinkler Association (BAFSA) welcomes the changes to Fire Safety : Approved Document B (ADB) which come into force today, 26th November 2020

However we do question does the measure go far enough? The changes with regard to the mandatory installation of automatic fire sprinklers in England, affect new build, material alteration, material change of use and extensions. The main points being  The height threshold for the provision of sprink...
26 Nov 11:15

Hassle free winter sun locations open up to take the strain of Covid lockdowns

As the Prime Minister announces the three tier lockdown limitations, up market travel firm, Letsgo2, is providing a passport to unrestricted sun in locations without the inconvenience of quarantine. Letsgo2 is promoting resorts across the Caribbean, the Middle East, Indian Ocean and Europe, all wit...
26 Nov 10:30

Forum of British Pubs backs Campaign to Save our Pubs

British pub lobby organisation, the Forum of British Pubs is supporting the campaign to ‘save our pubs with an urgent support package’ in conjunction with the British Pub Confederation, and the Campaign for Pubs. The campaign is driving a petition, calling on those wanting to preserve their local p...
25 Nov 18:15

Chamber Responds to Spending Review

Subrahmaniam Krishnan-Harihara, Head of Research at Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce, looks at today's Spending Review. The lead up to any important fiscal event is marked by leaks, private press briefings and media speculation about the measures included in and excluded from the anticipate...
25 Nov 18:15

Konsentus launches international Open Banking Hub

UK, 25th November 2020: Konsentus today announced it has launched an international infrastructure platform with the ability to accelerate a country’s implementation of open banking. The Konsentus Open Banking Hub (OB Hub), a SaaS based solution, runs in a national cloud infrastructure, has end to...
25 Nov 16:45

Kitchens taking the centre stage at Christmas - the best kitchen designs for family entertaining

Whether the rule of six is still in place or not by the time Christmas rolls around, the majority of us will be spending the festive season with our loved ones, in the safety and security of home. In 2020, entertaining isn’t just about cooking the turkey and plating up the mince pies, but about crea...
25 Nov 14:30

Most expensive baking box of Christmas treats retails for £39,000

With just a month until Christmas, Britain Loves Baking, a direct-to-consumer baking box company which was established during the COVID pandemic, has unveiled the world's most expensive baking box full of luxurious seasonal treats. Costing £39,000, the box was dreamed up by the ex-director of food...
25 Nov 14:15

Greensleeves welcome two new franchisees during record-breaking year

Despite the difficulties posed to businesses over the course of 2020, Greensleeves has welcomed two new franchisees to their network capping off a record-breaking year for the lawn care company. The new franchisees, Dan Anslow and Richard Howell, will be taking over existing territories in this esta...
25 Nov 14:00

Yorkshire Football Club Shoots for More Than Just Goals!

In providing food and essentials for local families, Pontefract Collieries Football Club proves that the concept of the community Football Club, is still alive and thriving. Following on from their mantra of ‘Football for all’, Pontefract Collieries Football Club have successfully created the Ponte...
25 Nov 14:00

Prime Light continue to shine by announcing two new board members

Prime Light offer a unique solutions based business model which, when combined with a team of highly experienced product experts, provides significant benefits to its customers. By integrating an expansive product range with industry knowledge, Prime Light can take the pressure off when it comes to...
25 Nov 13:00

New Home For UK Based News Provider Radio News Hub

UK audio news provider Radio News Hub has moved to a new home in West Yorkshire. Until now the company has been operating out of a serviced office block near Leeds. The move marks the latest milestone in the company’s progression – which began in a small backroom in a shared office space late in 20...
25 Nov 10:15

The benefits of a franchise with multiple income streams

As threats come at business owners from all angles, in every shape and size, it’s imperative for them to have multiple income streams to increase their chances of success. Then, in the event that one of those streams gets compromised, it’s much simpler to shift focus to alternative streams to mainta...
24 Nov 22:15

Xalient launches AI-powered Virtual Network Engineer through research collaboration with leading UK University

Xalient (www.xalient.com), global providers of secure network transformation services, today announces the ‘at-scale’ launch of Martina, a unique AI-powered ‘virtual engineer’ that strengthens Xalient’s Managed Services portfolio with the capability to provide advanced self-diagnosing and self-heali...
24 Nov 17:00

Healthcare brands climbing the ranks

It goes without saying that, in 2020, the UK’s frontline workers have restored the nation’s belief in the good of humanity. Whoever you are, wherever you live, someone has a story of how a frontline hero has made a positive impact on their life during such a negative year. Of the 1.52 million adul...
24 Nov 16:00

Making shopping sustainable simple

UK based sustainable fashion and lifestyle brand, Aqua & Rock gives us the opportunity to shop sustainable for Christmas with their new collection. The new Aqua & Rock collection has landed just in time for those wanting to shop more sustainably this Christmas. With the conversation of “sustainabil...
24 Nov 15:45

Software development company Amdaris finalists in the Business Leader Awards.

Amdaris, a high-growth, nearshore software development business with offices and development centres in the UK, Moldova, Romania, and the UAE has this week been shortlisted for Business of the Year and Innovation & Technology Award at the Business Leader Awards. Headquartered in Bristol and run by...
24 Nov 13:00

Reading’s first kids coding dojo celebrates launch!

On Friday 23rd October, kids from across the region helped the team at Code Ninjas to celebrate the launch of their brand-new coding dojo. Owners, Deepa, Suprita and Shruti, were determined to make it a day to remember for video-game-loving kids in their community. And since the UK entered a second...