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restaurant crime

Protecting your restaurant from crime this Christmas

Whilst restaurants are always subject to peaks and troughs, Christmas tends to be that time of year when they are undoubtedly at their busiest. Wine is flowing and spirits are…

Indoor cannabis farm

Property owners – Dealing with bad tenants

One of the unknown factors in letting property is how well your tenants are going to look after it once you agree to let it. Perhaps it’s a difficult thing…

personal iinjury

Ogden discount rate looks set to increase premiums

When the Chancellor announced he was cutting the Ogden rate (also known as the discount rate or personal injury rate) from 2.5% to -0.75%, it sent shock waves through the…

gig economy

The GIG economy – are GIG workers right for your business?

Firstly, what is it? With so many new terms and phrases banded about, you could be forgiven for not even knowing what a gig worker is. In simple terms, a…

PACT charity team

PACT: Where family comes first

PACT (Parents And Children Together) is a charity organisation that every year helps hundreds of families across London and the south of England. It provides outstanding adoption and therapeutic support,…

summer fete event

For the perfect event, make sure it’s protected

There’s nothing like a great event for people to enjoy, whether it’s a local fete, a swish wedding or an impressive conference! Everyone in attendance has little to no idea…

women in construction

Women in construction: are companies missing out?

The building and construction industry contributes over £92 million1  to the UK economy, but currently suffers from a serious lack of gender diversity. Just 11%2  of the workforce is made up…

William McNamara

From farming to a five star resort

William McNamara OBE, is CEO of Bluestone National Park Resort, a 5* holiday destination on the stunning Pembrokeshire coast. He’s also the brain behind Oakwood theme park, which he turned…

commercial property development

Commercial property plans and pitfalls

Sometimes all a great company needs to set them down the path of success is a prime location and a building that perfectly suits their needs. However, much like looking…

Ransomware; is your business safe?

You will most likely have heard about the recent cyber-attack that has affected the NHS. The WannaCry program infected an estimated 70,000 devices in the NHS including: Computers, MRI scanners,…