13 Oct 17:15

Great British Entrepreneur Awards 2016 Shortlist Announced

Over 100 entrepreneurs have been announced as the finalists in the Great British Entrepreneur Awards, in association with NatWest. Regarded as the benchmark for entrepreneurial success in the UK, the Awards celebrate the contributions and innovations of British entrepreneurs and their impact on t...
13 Oct 11:28

Forum encourages small businesses to fill the Marmite gap

As the impact of the weaker exchange rate hits the major supermarkets like Tesco, the Forum of Private Business is encouraging UK businesses to seize the opportunity and position themselves as preferred Sterling based suppliers. Ian Cass, MD of the Forum commented, 'For too long major retail...
13 Oct 08:45

From Descartes to Da Vinci - Virtual Reality now bringing subjects to life in the classroom

Sevenoaks School, one of the world’s leading IB schools, and well-known for its innovation in education (particularly within curriculum development), has now started using Virtual Reality (VR) in the classroom. This year, the school purchased a number of virtual reality headsets and associated equip...
12 Oct 15:15

PUBLIC VOTING OPEN FOR CHARITY FILM AWARDS

Members of the public are invited to vote for their favourite charity video as part of the first stage of judging for the inaugural Charity Film Awards. Recognising the very best films and videos that have been created for registered charities within the UK, the Charity Film Awards is split into...
12 Oct 11:25

Wild Knight Vodka Signs Deal with Cambridge Wine Merchants

Norfolk premium vodka brand, Wild Knight, will soon be available to even more consumers as it hits the shelves of the prestigious Cambridge Wine Merchants. Launched in February, Wild Knight English Vodka is already making wave as the smoothest and purest vodka in the UK. Since its launch it has s...
12 Oct 08:30

The challenge of the game: Using competition to motivate better B2B opportunity management

Outside In Sales & Marketing (OISM) [www.oism.co.uk] are excited to announce a partnership with CloudApps. Integrating OISM’s DealSheet opportunity management solution [www.oism.co.uk/dealsheet] with CloudApps’ behavioural intelligence tool, SuMo Motivate, to build a set of best practice ‘behavi...
12 Oct 08:00

LONDON STARTUP TURNS LOCAL BUSINESSES INTO KEY EXCHANGE LOCATIONS FOR AIRBNB USERS

LONDON STARTUP TURNS LOCAL BUSINESSES INTO KEY EXCHANGE LOCATIONS FOR AIRBNB USERS Increasing numbers of Londoners realise that renting out their flat on Airbnb can help pay for their holidays. Handing the keys over securely can be a logistical nightmare and is often an afterthought with hosts le...
12 Oct 00:00

Only good things come of Brixton's Baddest

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11 Oct 14:00

HELP A LOCAL CHARITY IN A UNIQUELY FUN WAY - GET LOCKED IN A ROOM!

This Thursday, 13th October, escape games across the country will be donating their takings for the day to a charity of their choice and Norwich-based escape game History Mystery has chosen local charity The Benjamin Foundation, who help those in Norfolk deal with the many challenges life throws at...
11 Oct 09:00

Will Alexa become a member of your family?

In the back of Tesla on the way home from an event in London last year I asked an Apple guy where he thought the future of the #SmartHome would be played out - would it be on a specific device in my living room or just another app on my smartphone? He replied "no one wants another box in their...
10 Oct 17:05

Yorkshire wedding supplier invests thousands to launch new offer

Press release 10 October 2016 Yorkshire wedding supplier invests thousands to launch new offer A Yorkshire-based wedding lighting business has invested £10,00 in a new product, complete with state of the art animations. Cleckheaton-based Wedding Venue Lighting have purchased a mirror photo b...
10 Oct 14:43

Local band rocked attendees at unique music showcase event

Press release 10 October 2016 Local band rocked attendees at unique music showcase event A Huddersfield-based band has teamed up with a range of local musical talent to successfully launch their first unique music showcase at Hollins Hall Marriott Hotel & Country Club Shipley. He...
10 Oct 09:30

Christmas Versus Black Friday – The Most Important Dates In The Retail Calendar

By Alex Littner, managing director of Boost Capital WHILE most people were enjoying the last rays of summer, retailers were already thinking ahead to the Christmas sales. The build-up to the busy December season, the most important time in the retail diary, takes months of preparation. But smalle...
10 Oct 09:00

Startup Funding Club leads follow-on round in Cluboid alongside angel investors

Startup Funding Club is excited to announce that it led a follow on SEIS round into Cluboid Ltd. Cluboid helps nightclubs and bars to effectively increase business by equipping them with an advanced customer relationship management software specifically designed for the nightlife industry. The softw...
09 Oct 18:00

BExA launches 7th Annual Benchmarking of UK Export Finance - Driving export growth in uncertain times.

BExA launches today its 7th Annual benchmarking of UK Export Finance entitled “Driving export growth in uncertain times”. Our Annual benchmarking analysis follows on closely from BExA’s Brexit Manifesto and identifies a number of key areas of Government support that require coordinated delivery...
07 Oct 16:15

Double Success for FJG at the Tendring Blue Ribbon Awards

Solicitors Fisher Jones Greenwood (FJG) has achieved double award success at the inaugural Tendring Blue Ribbon Awards. The Essex and London firm picked up wins for both ‘Business in the Community’ and the prestigious ‘Judges Award’ for all-round excellence. The awards celebrated the triumphs and...
07 Oct 09:47

Enjoy a Sober October with St Peter's Without Alcohol-Free Beer

Have you given up the booze to support MacMillan Cancer Support's Sober October campaign? Then stock your larder with a few bottles of St Peter's Without® Alcohol-Free Beer to help you complete the charity challenge. Brewed like any other beer, just without the alcohol, St Peter's...
06 Oct 15:30

Maroque Henna lamps, bringing a touch of Moroccan warmth to your home

Maroque's lovely hand crafted goatskin henna lamps are perfect at this time of year, bring that warming Moroccan glow into your home as the weather turns cold. From 150cm floor standing lamps creating a wow factor to 40cm table top lamps that add the softest glow to the corner of your room....