28 Jan 10:27

Former young carer from Croydon offers advice for Young Carers Awareness Day (31st Jan)

Young carers are defined as someone under the age of 18 who helps or completely cares for a family member or a friend who has some form of illness, disability or addiction. Whilst many assume this affects very few of the country’s younger population, 1 in 5 secondary school children in England are y...
28 Jan 09:40

Scanning Pens win Exporter of the Year at Bett Awards 2019

The Assistive Technology company Scanning Pens is off to flying start in 2019 after a nail-biting evening at last night’s prestigious Bett awards in London. We’re thrilled to announce that after a decade and a half’s work in the education sector, Scanning Pens have won the coveted Bett 2019 Exporter...
26 Jan 14:57

Yorkshire Coast Business Works With L'Occitane

Scarborough-based So… Visualise has been inspired by the idyllic French region of Provence, thanks to the globally-famous beauty and skincare brand, L’Occitane. L’Occitane en Provence, which has retail outlets around the world, contacted Lisa Borrie and her team with the task of creating a specta...
26 Jan 12:30

Royal Marine founders of Imployable app win NatWest National Award

Peter Kelly & Kieron Yeoman, the founders of a new employment app, Imployable, were crowned Winners of the Entrepreneurial Spirit Award at the National Winners’ Evening of the NatWest Great British Entrepreneur Awards in London on Thursday night. The two Former Royal Marines from Devon started t...
25 Jan 15:44

Inspired by motorsport. The ultimate performance range. Point Zero Zero One.

From a world that knows how to win. Where every .001 of a second counts. New independent UK brand .001 is passionate about creating stylish, beautifully made, premium functional active / leisurewear for men and women. For motorsport fans (armchair to race goers) – and beyond too - a wider glo...
25 Jan 12:45

Stylish and reusable: Bags that fold up so small you'll never want to be without

With the government increasing the charge of plastic bags to 10p as well as rolling out the charge to all shops, can anyone really afford to not carry a reusable? Baggu bags are stylish, fun and most importantly reusable. Thier mission is to make high quality, long lasting bags that feel good to us...
25 Jan 12:04

CARE & FRANCHISE NEWS: New care service that could change the face of domiciliary care

PatchCare trial hailed as success A revolutionary new social care system has seen significant success during a trial in West Sussex over the past 10 months. Caremark, the largest privately-owned care franchise in the UK, is pleased to announce the results from this trial and is looking forward to...
24 Jan 12:23

Apprenticeship Data out today......Health Business Case study available

Apprenticeship Data has been released by Government this morning. https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/apprenticeships-and-traineeships-january-2019 Healthy honey and bees wax cosmetics business, Bee Good, sponsor an apprentice, and would be pleased to be a case study for journalists inter...
24 Jan 07:45

love2move announces new funding round to expand across the UK

London, January 24th 2019: love2move, the pioneering platform that gives homeowners the local expertise of a high street estate agent with the convenience of an online agent, today announced their crowdfunding round on leading UK platform Crowdcube. Founded by Mark Worrall and Georgina Cox in 201...
24 Jan 06:00

Even if the pound falls during Brexit, NeoTripper makes sure you're ROI won't!

Statistically, in tough economic times, businesses spend less money on advertising. So Keenan Clarke, the founder of NeoTripper has launched a groundbreaking economical advertising solution for restaurants, bars, and tourist attractions that want more customers visiting their place. All they have to...
23 Jan 20:34

British startup, KOMPAS, is world finalist for the UNWTO's prestigious tourism competition

23rd January 2019: London-based travel AI startup KOMPAS, was one of the top 10 finalists from an initial 3,000 applicants from 132 countries in the first tourism startup competition to ever be hosted by the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO). The UNWTO teamed up with Globalia, Spain’...
23 Jan 19:00

Mastercard Selects Konsentus as Strategic Partner for PSD2 TPP Identity and Regulatory Checking

Embargo until 00:01 24th January 2019 Konsentus today announced that they have been selected by Mastercard to deliver Third Party Provider (TPP) identity and regulatory checking solutions, as part of Mastercard’s new suite of Open Banking services. Announced in June 2018, Mastercard’s servic...
23 Jan 17:47

How AI is transforming the Customer Service

CRM has already become the biggest software market in the world, and is showing no signs of slowing. By 2025, revenues are expected to exceed $80 billion and it’s easy to see why. CRM provides a huge range of benefits, allowing companies to access customer data in real time and streamline internal...
23 Jan 16:11

Healthcare recruitment provider believes NHS plan promises a boon to social care

Healthcare recruitment provider Carers Elite Limited has welcomed the latest government announcement of a new plan for NHS provision for the next decade. In the plan, the government has pledged an increase of £20.5bn in NHS spending by 2023-24. In a bid to tackle wide-spread problems in the provi...
23 Jan 13:07

Should aggressive solicitors work on family matters?

There are definitely times when solicitors need to be aggressive, so we are not condemning all solicitors for taking this stance, but taking an aggressive stance, when an amicable divorce is being sought, will only antagonise both sides. Making unachievable requests as part of a divorce settlemen...
23 Jan 09:38

Pinks Vintage Ice Cream Vans Ask Local Community To Knit 805 Metres of Bunting For Ambitious Dementia Awareness "Yarn Bombing' Project

Family-run Bognor Regis based business, Pinks Vintage Ice Cream Vans and Tricycles, are helping to raise awareness for local centre Sage House Dementia Support with an ambitious yarn bombing challenge - and need your help! Georgia Alston, Business Development Manager at Pinks Vintage Ice Cream ha...
23 Jan 09:10

Life's a beach on Australia Day

With Australia and the UK being very similar in terms of business and culture, it’s easy to see why there are currently 1.3million* British citizens living Down Under and an estimated 142,000** Aussies now residing in the UK. The 26th of January is a chance for Brits and Aussies alike to celebrate t...
23 Jan 07:30

Business Leaders summit focuses on employee mental health

Employee mental health was high on the agenda as over 200 business gathered in Derby recently to attend a ground breaking summit discussing employee well-being. The Wellbeing @ Work Summit was presented by East Midlands based health & well-being experts, Unlimited Wellbeing (www.unlimitedwellbein...