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Lawyer to take part in New York Marathon and give testicular cancer a run for its money

October 29, 2014
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Lawyer to take part in New York Marathon and give testicular cancer a run for its money

Family lawyer David Harper of regional firm Thrings, which has an office in Swindon, is preparing to run the New York Marathon this weekend – just four months after being treated for testicular cancer. David, pictured, will join an estimated 60,000 runners on the start line on Staten Island on Sunday to take part...

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Growth at staff development group RTS leads to four new jobs

October 28, 2014
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RTS Group, the Chippenham-based automotive learning and development consultancy, has recruited a quartet of new starters as it continues to grow. Emma Tozer joins as an HR adviser, Jason Furnell as a project manager, Alex Jones, 22, as an e-solutions developer, and as Sammi Jones as client services team administrator. Their arrival takes staffing...

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Withy King earns top billing from its trainees in respected annual legal guide

October 27, 2014
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Withy King earns top billing from its trainees in respected annual legal guide

Positive comments by trainee solicitors at regional law firm Withy King, which has a major office in Swindon, have earned it top billing in eight categories in an online guide used by law students when planning their career. Withy King was named a ‘winner’ for job satisfaction, quality of work, client contact, living up...

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Ahead of the Agenda: The Week Ahead

October 26, 2014
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Monday 27 October Trading statement: Petra Diamonds AGM: Brooks Macdonald Economics: Confederation of British Industry reported sales figures, Nationwide house price data Tuesday 28 October Finals: Epistem, Utilitywise Trading statements: BG, BP, Guinness Peat, Lloyds Banking, Standard Chartered, UBM AGM: Indus Gas EGMs: Balfour Beatty, Bellzone Mining, Doriemus, TUI Travel Wednesday 29 October Interims:...

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Founder’s husband is addition to team at accountancy firm Sunflower as it takes root in Wiltshire

October 24, 2014
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Founder’s husband is addition to team at accountancy firm Sunflower as it takes root in Wiltshire

Accountancy firm Sunflower Accounts has relocated to Wiltshire and taken on the spouse of its founder as it continues to grow. Mark Rickaby joins his wife Steph in running the business, which has moved from Clevedon, near Bristol, to Calne.  Mark supported Steph when she set up Sunflower early last year after many years...

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Major investment to spark new phase of growth for Swindon’s latest hi-tech business

October 24, 2014
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Major investment to spark new phase of growth for Swindon’s latest hi-tech business

Swindon’s newest hi-tech firm, PRP Optoelectronics, has received a multi-million pound investment to develop innovative products at its new plant in the town. The firm announced earlier this month that it is to develop a 100,000 sq ft state-of-the-art design and manufacturing base at Hillmead to make market-leading light emitting diode (LED) technology. The...

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