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Thinking about starting up a baking business?

We take a look at some of the steps you need to think about to get your baking business up-and-running and make it a sweet success. Find your jamAs with any business, your main aim is to consider what sets you apart from the crowd. Do...

How to get your business ready for the digital tax turnover

For the VAT period commencing 2019, the way that many businesses record tax will be changing. These changes will be applicable for all businesses whose taxable VAT turnover exceeds the registration threshold, which currently stands at £85,000. For those with a turnover below this amount,...

Pampered pets: the rise of dog grooming

The United Kingdom’s pet care market is one of the biggest in Europe, with 44% of people claiming to own a pet of some sort. And we’re willing to spend on them. Research suggests the retail value of pet care products in the UK topped a record-breaking £7.16bn in 2016,...

How to make the most of your lunchtime workout

We’ve all fallen victim to lunch al desko from time to time when we have a lot to do, but don’t let this become part of your daily routine. Avoiding taking regular breaks at work can not only be detrimental to your physical health, but also to your...

PROTECTING CONSTRUCTION WORKERS AGAINST COLD STRESS THIS WINTER

Whilst many of us have the option to turn the heating up in winter, wear a few extra layers and supply both ourselves and our co-workers with a constant stream of hot drinks, construction workers must face the elements head-on. Even in the most adverse...

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Our Chosen Charity – The Prince of Wales Hospice

Did you know that The Prince of Wales Hospice has its 30th birthday this year? We can't begin to understand just how many people and families this wonderful facility has helped and supported during that 30 years, so to help them continue their amazing work, R...

Be prepared… preparing property for snow!

Temperatures are due to plummet, take action now and protect your property. Our top 5 things to check… Pipes Roof Guttering Boiler Radiators Understanding the risk Every winter millions of pounds of damage are experienced by businesses and households from burst pipes, roof snow collapses and water ingress. However by...

Support your local pubs with ‘Tryanuary’

Founded in 2015, Tryanuary is a nationwide campaign, implemented to encourage support for beer producers and suppliers throughout the month of January. The founders of the campaign hope to encourage the nation to support their local businesses including breweries, pubs and bars throughout this usually challenging...