A balloon carrying a Royal Corps of Signals cap badge – called a Jimmy – was sent into space to mark the corps’ 100th anniversary. The Jimmy in Space project was sponsored by C3IA Solutions, a leading cyber security company based in Poole, Dorset.
Farnborough Aerospace Consortium (FAC) is hosting a series of free webinars on a variety of topics over the summer. The consortium, which represents hundreds of businesses in the aerospace sector, has been tireless during the lockdown to support the industry.
Former special forces hero Mark Bowra MBE who was left debilitated after a major stroke called on two well-known former colleagues to help him with a charity challenge. Jason ‘Foxy’ Fox from TV’s SAS Who Dares Wins and adventurer Aldo Kane yomped with Mark along the Purbeck Coast in Dorset for ‘The Bowra 1000 Challenge’.
The world has changed. In just a few short months, the Covid pandemic has affected all parts of society and gripped business activity by the throat. Before Covid, we had begun 2020 keeping an eye on the new government, expressing concern over Australian wildfires, preparing for the Budget and the next phase of Brexit, and sorting out arrangements for the … Read More
Would-be marathon runner Vicki Carter-Bland made sure her favourite children’s charity didn’t miss out when the London race was postponed. Vicki got a team together and staged her own challenge in aid of Round Table Children’s Wish – on her birthday. Vicki, a teacher at Rawlins Academy in Loughborough, said: “I’ve been wanting to run the London Marathon for years … Read More
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A family-owned grocers in the South has seen a boom in orders thanks to a blend of old-fashioned personal service and online technology. Fifth-generation Dike & Son has bucked the retail trend by not having to furlough or lay off any of its 75 staff during the Covid-19 lockdown.
Marathon runner Kellie Clark wasn’t going to let the lockdown get in the way of her fundraising for Round Table Children’s Wish so she recreated the London Marathon in her pub garden – dressed as a pint of beer.
Leading cyber-security company C3IA Solutions is warning of the dangers of home working, while accepting there are huge benefits. The government is so concerned it has launched a new website where people can send suspicious emails.
The aerospace sector has swung into action to help the country fight coronavirus, proving its worth to the nation, according to the Farnborough Aerospace Consortium (FAC). Its members and others in the sector and its supply chain have utilised their skills and knowledge in an effort of collaboration not seen since the war.