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Two years from Brexit: Pay rises help hauliers overcome UK driver shortage

Pay rises and improved working conditions are helping hauliers to overcome the nationwide driver shortage.

January 31, 2022
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in business

Online boom brings record investment in warehouses

Companies leased more warehouse space in 2021 than ever before, prompting record levels of investment in the logistics sector.

January 31, 2022
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in business

Bexhill-on-Sea tops property hotspot list as young blood moves in

An East Sussex coastal town sometimes referred to as “God’s waiting room” has topped the latest list of property hotspots

January 31, 2022
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in business

nibnibs Not Too Naughty cookies announces Booths as first retail stockist

nibnibs, a new range of healthy yet indulgent cookies will launch in Booths this month for just £1 per pack

January 28, 2022
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in business

National Trust’s green corridors will help city dwellers find calm

Millions of urbanites will benefit from 20 new “green corridors” linking city centres with the calming countryside.

January 28, 2022
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in business

Smart devices will let us control gadgets with our minds

They already help play music and control appliances at home, but virtual voice assistants may soon also be able to detect if people are ill

January 27, 2022
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technology

Calls for further delay to planned defunding of BTECs

Responding to Education Select Committee on the future of post-16 qualifications, the IoD called for a further delay to planned defunding of BTECs

January 26, 2022
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in business

Lords Committee criticise Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities over two pieces of building and planning legislation

In its 26th report of Session 2021-22 the House of Lords Secondary Legislation Scrutiny Committee has raised concerns about two instruments laid before Parliament by the Department for Levelling Up...

January 25, 2022
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in business

Younger workers will benefit from return to office

Returning to work in offices will help younger staff with their careers, the boss of a pub firm has said.

January 25, 2022
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in business

Homes with oil powered heating see 50% price rises

As millions of UK families prepare for a hike in their energy bills, some are already feeling the pinch because their heating is powered by oil

January 25, 2022
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in business

Working from home blamed for fraud increase

More than eight in ten mid-sized businesses in the UK experienced fraud in 2021, up from 60 per cent the year before, research has found.

January 24, 2022
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in business

UK SMEs turning to crowdfunding to fuel growth out of the pandemic

According to a survey SMEs are more likely to choose non-traditional ways of accessing capital such as crowdfunding for growth

January 22, 2022
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in business