Get Your Free Ticket to the Business Growth Show!

March 30th will see The Business Growth Show’s National Growth Exhibition & Conference kicking off at Edgbaston Cricket Ground, Birmingham. Over a thousand attendees have registered for the event and there are up to a hundred exhibitors scheduled for the...

Fatty Five Pound Notes

The new five pound note, you either love it or hate it. While a lot of us first marveled over the shiny paper that looked almost as if it were indestructible, a lot of the public ridiculed it. Many...

Microsoft Bumps up Prices by as much as 22% amid Brexit Fears

As Brexit looms, more and more corporations are feeling the pressure of operating in a directionless nation. In a recent blog, Microsoft have announced that from January 1st 2017, there  will be a 13% price increase for business software...

UK Among Most Unequal In Developed World

According to a report by Oxfam, the richest 1% of the UK owns over 20 times more wealth than the poorest 20%, meaning the UK falls among the most unequal of the developed world. The analysis shows that around...

Launch of the Plastic £5 Note

The new plastic £5 has now entered circulation though only a reported 7% of cash machines will be stocking them. Most banks and branches are to have the polymer note within a week’s time. The plastic note, which is more...

Properties near Waitrose enjoy £38,666 added to house price

A survey has shown that having a Waitrose located near your home may be able boost the value of your house price. Waitrose has long been popular for its upmarket goods and services and is popular among the middle class. According...

Midlands Companies Feature in ‘Times’ Listing

The annual Sunday Times HSBC Top Track 100 league table ranks the top 100 British companies with the biggest sales. Regular name include Virgin Atlantic, Dyson and Clarks. A total of 16 Midlands Companies have appeared on the list, the...

CSE Awareness Day

People in Wolverhampton are being urged to make a personal pledge and help tackle child sexual exploitation (CSE). Councils across the West Midlands, including the City of Wolverhampton Council, are teaming up with West Midlands Police to support national CSE...

Are the UK’s Asian Immigrants Being Exploited?

Evidence Looks at Overseas Money Transfers Statistics released by the World Bank suggest that over £23 billion is sent out of the UK as remittances each year through both formal and informal channels, and an increase in immigrants from financially...

Find out what you’re entitled to for support with further study

Student loans are avaliable to help with both tutition fees and costs of living So, you want to go to university or college to study further, but aren’t sure of what the costs might be, and how you can afford...