Households Urged To Plan Ahead For Dramatic Rise In Boiler Breakdowns

With over 50% of domestic boiler breakdowns occurring between November and February*, consumers need to plan ahead to ensure that their heating systems are ready for the cold weather, according to heating experts at consumer advice specialists, The Heating Hub.  After months of inactivity over the summer, the advent…

Business Leaders Urged To Be Open, Genuine And Fair When Considering Redundancies

An employment specialist from law firm Furley Page has urged business leaders and HR teams to consider the welfare of the individual if they are forced into making redundancies.  Amanda Okill, a Senior Associate at Furley Page, said: “As Kent’s businesses continue to face up to the challenges posed by the…

Kent Gifting And Souvenir Business Secures HSBC UK Support During COVID-19

A family-owned importation business has secured a seven-figure loan from HSBC UK through the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS) to support trading during Covid-19.  Broadstairs-based Elgate Products supplies giftware, souvenirs, garden, homeware and bespoke products to businesses across the…

Furley Page Ranks Among South East’s Best In National Legal Guide

Individual lawyers and teams at leading South East law firm Furley Page have been recognised for their expertise in the latest annual rankings published by prestigious national legal guide, The Legal 500 2021.   Furley Page is recommended in 11 practice areas, placing the law firm among the region’s legal…

AMAZON AND ENTERPRISE NATION LAUNCH SMALL BUSINESS ACCELERATOR

Amazon and Enterprise Nation, the small business support network, are launching the Amazon Small Business Accelerator, a major support package for more than 200,000 small businesses and startups across the UK.  Joe Jaques, Commercial Director at Jaques London, the oldest…