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New Routemaster buses to become front-boarding only

New Routemaster buses to become front-boarding only

Middle and rear doors will become exit only to tackle fare evasion More than £3.6m that could be invested in transport is lost every year from fare evasion on New Routemasters Early indications suggest fare evasion more than halved during trial of front-door-only...

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Supporting a Partner Through Starting a Company

Supporting a Partner Through Starting a Company

Supporting a partner when they decide to take on the great adventure that is starting a company can be difficult and extremely rewarding at the same time. Luckily for me, I can look at this situation from both sides of the fence because I have started a company with...

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Halton becomes Millennium Technology Prize partner

Halton becomes Millennium Technology Prize partner

Indoor air company Halton Group has begun cooperation with Technology Academy Finland (TAF) as a Millennium Technology Prize partner on 1 January 2020. The partnership gives Halton the opportunity to help support the development of human-centred innovation in a more...

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Selco break through new landmark for Macmillan

Selco break through new landmark for Macmillan

A charity partnership involving one of the UK’s most prominent builders merchants and Macmillan Cancer Support is celebrating crashing through the £700,000 barrier. Staff, customers and suppliers of Selco Builders Warehouse have embarked on numerous fundraising...

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Guild supports crackdown on criminal landlords

Guild supports crackdown on criminal landlords

Housing Secretary, the Rt Hon Robert Jenrick MP, announced today that he has pledged new funding to be used to crack down on criminal landlords. In a press release issued this morning, the Housing Secretary said that more than 100 councils across England have been...

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TfL reminds customers of TfL fares freeze in 2020

TfL reminds customers of TfL fares freeze in 2020

All fares set by the Mayor remain frozen during 2020, helping to encourage more people onto public transport Bus and Tram fares remain £1.50, with the Mayor’s Hopper fare allowing unlimited journeys within an hour Adult off-peak fares for Tube journeys within Zones...

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The Pros and Cons of More Buy-to-Let Regulation

The Pros and Cons of More Buy-to-Let Regulation

This September’s letting fees ban was big news, but the changes to the buy-to-let property sector aren’t likely to come to an end any time soon.  The UK government appears to be pursuing a gradual legislative overhaul of the field, and it’s vital that landlords – both...

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Juggling a pregnancy when you have a full-time job/business

Juggling a pregnancy when you have a full-time job/business

Ok so this one is for the girls, and it’s a tough one. It would be great if being pregnant was a walk in the park, but that’s not quite how reality works. I can understand why there was previously a time when women would sit at home cooking while pregnant while their...

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TfL Business Plan: investing to keep London moving

TfL Business Plan: investing to keep London moving

Five-year plan means continued investment to encourage greater use of public transport, walking and cycling and significantly improving the environment and air quality Firm financial management keeps TfL on track to deliver an operating surplus by 2022/23 with net...

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TRANSFORMATIVE HOMES ONE STEP CLOSER TO COMPLETION

TRANSFORMATIVE HOMES ONE STEP CLOSER TO COMPLETION

A £9.2m project that will bring modern affordable homes to families in Inverness has moved a step closer to completion as the first timber frames are installed.   The new community in Slackbuie includes 69 environmentally friendly houses and flats, with...

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GODWIN TO BRING MUCH NEEDED HOMES TO DONCASTER

GODWIN TO BRING MUCH NEEDED HOMES TO DONCASTER

Godwin Developments, the property arm of Godwin Group, has submitted planning for a development of 60 new BTR (build to rent) family homes on Watch House Lane in Bentley, Doncaster. Comprising a mix of two and three bedroom homes, the new development is set to be the...

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AET Flexible Space looks to extend distributor network

AET Flexible Space looks to extend distributor network

AET looking to further extend its global footprint British company, AET Flexible Space, a pioneer of under floor air conditioning (UfAC) solutions is looking to extend its global footprint by identifying distributors with the same ethos and focus on quality and...

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The Best Places to Invest in Property Right Now

The Best Places to Invest in Property Right Now

Investing in property has always been risky business, however, if done correctly, you can see returns on your property way above the figures you ever expected. The key is investing in low-cost properties in high demand areas, this cancels out most areas immediately...

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