Tax savings lit up at iconic London landmark

A Southampton property tax expert has helped a leading property company make significant tax savings over the refurbishment of an iconic London landmark. Piccadilly Lights, the iconic advertising space at London’s Piccadilly Circus and one of the UK’s most recognised landmarks, had a digital makeover and was re-launched by owners Landsec, the largest commercial property development and investment company in … Read More

Silver lining to tough new green energy regulations

Commercial property landlords are being warned they face fines of up to £150,000 if they do not comply with the government’s tough new energy efficiency regulations. But a Southampton-based independent property tax specialist says there is a silver lining to the strengthened Minimum Energy Efficiency Standard (MEES) legislation. Landlords are no longer able to let energy-inefficient commercial space – those … Read More

BRG are winners at global awards

Berry Recruitment Group celebrated another year’s success at its annual awards ceremony which was held at the Globe Theatre in London. Almost 200 of its staff from 36 branches across the country gathered at the iconic venue to congratulate the winners. The group presented several long service awards as well as ‘board recognition’ awards, ‘star performer’ awards, ‘best rookie’ awards … Read More

Capital day out in Dorset

London school children swapped life in the Big Smoke for a capital day out in Wimborne. More than 40 children from Colville Primary School in Notting Hill said goodbye to the bright lights of the Portobello Road for the more tranquil setting of the River Stour when they spent the day with their new friends from Hayeswood First School. The … Read More

Hi-tech firm’s lift-off for air ambulance

  A technology firm in Bristol is helping to keep a publicly-funded life-saving air ambulance going. ITEC, based in Whitchurch in the city, is now providing IT support for Cornwall Air Ambulance Trust (CAAT) following a rigorous tendering process. The essential back-up ensures vital computer communications remain robust, enabling the charitable trust to raise the money to fund the helicopter’s … Read More