One of the country’s largest party supply companies is anticipating the biggest sale of Halloween products yet. Peeks of Christchurch in Dorset said that the boom has been driven by an increase in adults celebrating the day.
Wimborne school children are helping to make a wave of remembrance to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Armistice. The children from Allenbourn Middle School have taken part in a special arts workshop, which saw them create 112 poppies from recycled materials. Those poppies will be added to others that are being made throughout the community to create one giant poppy … Read More
New housing is not just vital to provide more homes – especially for young, working local people – it is also brings major benefits for the community, according to councillors. They say that common misconceptions about infrastructure continue to persist in some quarters when, in fact, health, education, roads, the environment and transport links are placed squarely at the centre … Read More
A new intake of early careers professionals put the foundations in place for their future careers with a teambuilding day at cutting-edge south Dorset firm ATLAS ELEKTRONIK UK (AEUK). The 17-strong group tackled a series of challenges as part of their induction with the world-leading defence business on the Dorset Innovation Park at Winfrith. AEUK welcomed the new employees – … Read More
Investment expert Justin Urquhart Stewart has painted a somewhat encouraging picture of Britain’s post-Brexit economy. But he also warned a Poole seminar audience – organised by Blue Sky Financial Planning – that the market desperately needed a decision as to what will happen.
A Hampshire manufacturing firm is driving innovation with newly appointed Portsmouth University electronic engineering graduates. Award-winning Barnbrook Systems recruited Joe Stokes and Kevin Jimenez after attending MP Suella Braverman’s Apprenticeships and Jobs Fair in March. The Fareham firm, which is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year, has launched a new Innovation Forum to harness the energy and fresh thinking of … Read More
Fast-growing London recruitment agency Wild Berry Associates has appointed Genevieve Seal as its new operations manager.
For the second time within a year, bulk haulage specialist TJ Transport has been recognised nationally for helping make our roads safer.
Four companies have moved into a thriving hub in Portsmouth for small to medium-sized businesses. They are the latest signings for Portsmouth Technopole.
A summer beach bash organised by Yellow Buses has been shortlisted for a top national award. Hoardes of beach-goers enjoyed the free community event called Buster’s Boscombe Big Beach Bash in June. Attractions included face painting, sand castle building, giant jenga and circus demonstrations while Yellow Buses’ mascot Buster Bear helped entertain the children. Now the beach party has been … Read More