23 Jul 13:00

Greater Manchester Chamber Comments on Boris Johnson Winning Conservative Leadership Contest

Commenting on Boris Johnson as the UK's new Prime Minister, Chris Fletcher (pictured), Director of Campaigns and Marketing at Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce, said: “We congratulate Boris Johnson on his appointment as the new leader of the Conservative party and the country’s new Prime Minis...
23 Jul 10:00

Renewable Energy “Green ceiling” Reached

A Scottish company behind pumped storage hydro schemes claims “green ceiling” to renewable generation must be addressed with large scale energy storage to ensure net-zero targets are met The latest onshore wind power generation figures for the first six months of 2019 show enough electricity gene...
23 Jul 09:00

Konsentus and Carta Worldwide form strategic partnership

Leading provider of digital transformation technology, Carta Worldwide, partners with identity and regulatory checking provider Konsentus to ensure their clients are PSD2 Open Banking compliant. UK 23rd July 2019. Konsentus and Carta Worldwide today announced a new strategic partnership. Cart...
23 Jul 07:00

Alimenti Food Sciences aim to educate consumers on food waste

Food safety company, Alimenti Food Sciences, urge consumers to be aware of the difference between Best Before and Use By dates on food. In light of recent data which reported that total household food waste is now at 7.1 million tonnes, more and more businesses and households are looking to reduc...
22 Jul 21:00

Home Office Revokes Hemp Growing License From Leading UK Hemp and CBD Grower

UK hemp farming not-for-profit has its license to grow hemp blocked, as the Home Office rules around industrial hemp threaten the UK hemp and CBD industry. Today not-for-profit Hempen have begun destroying their crop in Oxfordshire, as the Home Office belatedly denied their license to grow hemp...
22 Jul 16:15

Lifelink heading to London for National Business Awards

Founded by a group of visionary women in Royston in 1992, the Glasgow based non-profit has focussed over the last 27 years on empowering young people and adults to manage their mental health more effectively. And just shortly after celebrating her 5-year anniversary with the organisation, Chief Exec...
22 Jul 16:15

British Ed-tech firm secures global expansion with prestigious Australian contract

AN innovative ed-tech firm is expanding globally after securing a prestigious contract with a leading Australian university. London-based The Access Platform is now set to work with the University of Adelaide to help revolutionise the way it recruits new students. The firm’s cutting edge c...
22 Jul 14:00

Brewery owner's teetotal year raises thousands for baby charities

A WELL known publican who committed to a teetotal year on the day he became the new owner of a popular brewery has raised thousands of pounds for baby charities. Scott McKenzie and his wife Kirsty, from Ulverston, welcomed baby twins Elodie and Brielle to the world at the Royal Lancaster Infirmar...
22 Jul 12:45

Horacio the Heroic and Rosamund the Refined inspire stately home's new product range

A HERD of fallow deer which has resided on an historic south Cumbrian estate for generations have inspired a new range of products at their country home. Horacio the Heroic and his fair lady Rosamund the Refined sit atop the family tree of the fallow deer herd at Holker Hall, near Grange-over-San...
22 Jul 10:00

Sex Lives Of Arsenal's fans At Risk As Supporters Choose Football Over Partners

New research has discovered that some football fans in England are putting their sex lives on the line because of their undying loyalty to their clubs. These findings are particularly significant for South England where almost 50% of supporters have admitted that winning a trophy is better than sex....
21 Jul 15:45

Drama as UK's top female jockey is beaten in most valuable ladies race of the year

A BUMPER crowd enjoyed a day of sunshine and exhilarating racing as the July meeting got under way at Cartmel Racecourse. The first day of the enduringly popular Barbecue Meeting saw the prestigious Cumbria Crystal Cup won in style by 5-1 shot Mr Clarkson. And the £15,000 Banks Lyon Jewellers...
19 Jul 15:45

Preventing learning loss in your children over Summer

The summer holidays are here again, which we all know means there are six whole weeks to fill with activities for the kids. But what you might not know, is how much educational ground children can lose over this time. Whilst Americans reported that students lose between 25%-30%* of their knowledge o...
19 Jul 11:30

Rugby hero to speak at Mental Health Ball organised by hotel worker who wants to make a difference

A RUGBY hero will open up about his battle with depression as he helps to raise awareness of mental health issues - and encourage more people to seek support. Danny Sculthorpe, who played almost 300 professional rugby league games, as well as captaining England, will speak at an event in Barrow l...
19 Jul 10:45

Scottish Beauty App Founder Shortlisted For Regional Finals Of The Great British Entrepreneur Awards 2019

Kate Stott founder of BeautyBooker has been shortlisted for Entrepreneur of the year for the region of Scotland under the Health & Beauty Category by the Royal Bank of Scotland Great British Entrepreneur Awards 2019. (Copied from webpage - https://www.greatbritishentrepreneurawards.com/about-us/)...
18 Jul 18:15

A career-saving 87 minutes for NHS nurses

• Pharmacy innovation saves 87 minutes a day for NHS nurses. • Nurses report a better working environment and more time for patient care. • These findings come as nurse vacancies reach worrying highs due to poor work-life balance. • 40,000 vacancies are currently unfilled, with warnings that this...
18 Jul 13:15

A speed reader shares three tricks to help anyone read faster

Have you ever wished that you’d come down with a non-serious, non-painful illness or injury so you could stay home and get all your reading done? No, your solution is not to catch a cold; it’s speed reading, says entrepreneur Jordan Harry. This ability can enable you to read much faster without l...
18 Jul 12:45

Tech start-up QuoteOnSite secures £350k in equity seed funding round

QuoteOnSite announces cash injection to facilitate aggressive growth over the next 12 months thanks to investment from the Development Bank of Wales and Deri Green. Swansea-based technology start-up QuoteOnSite has secured £350,000 in an initial seed funding round. Angel co-investor Deri Green ha...
18 Jul 12:15

Celebrating Young Talent in Marketing

Pimento is celebrating emerging talent in the UK, across all marketing disciplines, by offering an under 24s rate for their 2019 Conference. At the conference, emerging agencies, consultants, clients and marketing entrepreneurs will get the chance to meet established agencies and consultants fro...