Six senior appointments boost Deloitte’s South West leadership team

July 4, 2017
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Business advisory firm Deloitte has made six senior appointments to its South West leadership team, including three new partners and three directors.   Business advisory firm Deloitte has made six senior appointments to its South West leadership team, including three new partners and three directors.   The newly promoted partners are David Clements in...

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Coveted specialist accreditation for lawyer helping victims of ‘the Swindon disease’

July 3, 2017
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Coveted specialist accreditation for lawyer helping victims of ‘the Swindon disease’

Swindon-based solicitor Jennifer Seavor has become the only lawyer in Wiltshire to be accredited as an Occupational Disease and Asbestos Specialist by the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL). Jennifer, pictured, who works for regional law firm Royd Withy King, has also been awarded APIL’s coveted Senior Litigator status alongside her accreditation. She has...

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Ahead of the Agenda: The Week Ahead

July 3, 2017
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Monday July 3 Finals: Mercia Technologies, Plastics Capital AGMs: Aseana Properties, Landore Resources, Polemos Economics: Markit UK PMI manufacturing Tuesday 4 July Interim: St Modwen Properties Finals: Imagination Technologies, Solid State Trading statements: J Sainsbury, Staffline AGMs: Distil, Veltyco EGM: K3 Business Technology Economics: Markit/CIPS UK construction  Wednesday 5 July Interim: Ocado Trading statements:...

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Investors in People Gold standard recognises construction group Beard’s commitment to staff

June 28, 2017
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Investors in People Gold standard recognises construction group Beard’s commitment to staff

Swindon-based construction group Beard has retained its Investors in People (IiP) Gold standard in recognition of its exceptional commitment to managing, empowering and developing its staff. The family-owned firm is one of only 53 construction companies in the UK with the accreditation. An IiP assessor said the group’s strong focus on the health and wellbeing...

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Bristol Airport chief executive to leave to take up top job at London City Airport

June 28, 2017
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Bristol Airport chief executive to leave to take up top job at London City Airport

Bristol Airport CEO Robert Sinclair is to step down later this year to become the new chief executive officer of London City Airport. New Zealander Robert, pictured, was appointed CEO at Bristol in October 2008, joining from Auckland Airport, where he was chief financial officer. He has since overseen a 45% increase in passenger...

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Thrings team wraps up sale of quirky online gift retailer to discount book group

June 26, 2017
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Thrings team wraps up sale of quirky online gift retailer to discount book group

Legal experts from the Swindon head office of regional law firm Thrings have helped complete the sale of mail order and online gift business Qwerkity to discount retailer The Book People. The complex deal, which was completed by the Thrings team to a tight deadline, widens The Book People’s offering to include Qwerkity’s wide...

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