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New chairman takes up reins at Swindon and Wiltshire LEP with commitment to boost growth

December 5, 2016
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New chairman takes up reins at Swindon and Wiltshire LEP with commitment to boost growth

Investment and growth in the local economy are the top priorities of newly appointed chairman of Swindon and Wiltshire Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) John Mortimer. John, pictured, also said he would be a champion for the area and wants businesses to get in touch with collaborative ideas to boost productivity. He has been vice-chairman...

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£24m Bristol Airport terminal extension officially opened by Transport Secretary

December 5, 2016
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£24m Bristol Airport terminal extension officially opened by Transport Secretary

Transport Secretary Chris Grayling has officially opened Bristol Airport’s new £24m west terminal extension as the airport prepares to handle more than 8m passengers next year. The extension transforms the security search process for passengers as well as creating an enlarged baggage reclaim area, customs facilities, more retail space and a meet-and-greet area. This...

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Ahead of the Agenda: The Week Ahead

December 5, 2016
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Monday 5 December Interims: Evgen Pharma, Plastics Capital, Purplebricks, ReNeuron Economics: New car registrations, Official reserves, Markit/CIPS UK services, composite PMI Tuesday 6 December Interims: Ashtead, Consort Medical, Fulcrum Utility Services, Imagination Technologies, iomart, Northgate, Vianet Finals: OMG, On the Beach, RWS, Victrex Trading statements: easyJet, Ultra Electronics, Wolseley AGMs: DX, Graphene Nanochem, Jubilee...

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£24m Bristol Airport terminal extension to be officially opened today

December 2, 2016
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Bristol Airport’s £24m new west terminal extension is due to be officially opened by Transport Secretary Chris Grayling this afternoon as the airport prepares to handle more than 8m passengers next year. The extension will transform the security search process for passengers as well as creating an enlarged baggage reclaim area, customs facilities, more...

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Recruiter Aligra creates new role of operations director to drive further growth

December 1, 2016
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Recruiter Aligra creates new role of operations director to drive further growth

Swindon-based recruitment firm Aligra has appointed Jeremy Barker to the newly created role of operations director. Jeremy, pictured, has worked for Aligra since 2011 and, as head of executive and professional recruitment, played a critical role in driving its growth and service delivery along with the overall excellent performance of his division. Aligra, which...

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Royal accolade for RSM accounts assistant’s support for Duke of Edinburgh’s Award charity

November 30, 2016
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Royal accolade for RSM accounts assistant’s support for Duke of Edinburgh’s Award charity

Jack Townsend, an accounts assistant in national accountancy firm RSM’s Swindon office, has gained royal recognition for his support of the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award charity. Jack was presented with a special pin and certificate from HRH The Earl of Wessex during a business breakfast at RSM’s London office to mark the charity’s diamond...

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