Supreme Court Ruling Offers Lifeline For Thousands Of Kent Businesses

A landmark ruling by the Supreme Court was handed down which  will present a lifeline to thousands of businesses affected by Covid-19 who will now be able to claim under their business interruption insurance policies for losses caused by the pandemic.   Business interruption insurance covers policyholders for loss of income during periods when activity cannot be…

Furley Page Starts New Year With Raft Of Senior Promotions

Leading south east law firm Furley Page has announced the promotion of seven talented lawyers, building on the firm’s strong performance in 2020.  Solicitors Rebecca Crane, Anna Joiner and Ross Rowland have been promoted from Associate to Senior Associate, while Rosie Eastwood, Sarah Woolnough, Jamie Bourne and Rupert Cox have all been made Associates.  Rebecca…

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 Company Launches New Service To Help Consumers Choose The Right Heating System

The UK has one of the highest domestic boiler replacement rates in Europe, but a new website (www.theheatinghub.co.uk) and suite of services launched by Kent-based consumer advice specialists The Heating Hub aims to help consumers select the right boiler for their homes and reduce the premature replacement of heating systems.  Targeted…

Digital specialist Six Two acquired by Branscombe Group to drive growth and ambitions

Six Two, a digital agency specialising in website strategy, design, development, hosting, support and optimisation, is delighted to announce its acquisition by Branscombe Group, a private family owned investment group focused on uniting and managing media businesses for long-term growth.…