Birketts advises leading health technology provider on acquisition of 75% of health IT consultancy

Leading East of England law firm, Birketts, with assistance from Austrian firm, Denkmair Hutterer Hüttner Waldl Rechtsanwälte GmbH, advised X-tention Limited on the acquisition...

Climate Change Levy (CCL) Rates Have Changed

Changes to the Climate Change Levy (CCL) came into effect on the 1st April 2020. The changes are in line with the government’s continued...

£2 billion package to create new era for cycling and walking

Alternative ways to travel, such as walking and cycling, could relieve the pressure on public transport. Far more people will be cycling and walking thanks...

Government to support businesses through Trade Credit Insurance guarantee

Businesses with supply chains which rely on Trade Credit Insurance and who are experiencing difficulties maintaining cover due to Coronavirus will get support from...

New rail link to Oxford for Suffolk and Norfolk

Local authorities in Suffolk and Norfolk are exploring how a new rail link to Oxford can benefit both counties. The Secretary of State for Transport,...

Flying the flag for Peterborough

Keeping one eye on the future is as important as ever, current crisis mode notwithstanding. HELEN COMPSON hears what one economic development company is...

Commercial Property Team boosted by Senior Associate appointment

Birketts has announced the appointment of Helen Stewart as a Senior Associate in its award winning Commercial Property team. With over ten years’ experience in the commercial property sector, Helen...

East & East Anglia Family Business of the Year Awards 2020

Family Business United, in association with Birketts, is delighted to announce three winners from the East and East Anglia region at this year’s Family...

Catherine Johnson appointed Vice-President of Suffolk Chamber of Commerce

Suffolk Chamber of Commerce has announced that Catherine Johnson, Partner and leader of Birketts' Ipswich Employment Law Team, will this month undertake the role...

Birketts scores two wins at the CDLS awards for the second year running

Birketts was crowned “Commercial Property Team of the Year” and rewarded for “Excellence in Client Service” for the second year running at this year’s Cambridgeshire...

Cambridge City Airport flies in the face of Covid-19

Cambridge City Airport is known for its equine transportation, as well as providing streamlined access for business travellers visiting the historic city, with everything...

Westminster calling

MPs and business leaders joined representatives from across Norfolk and Suffolk to pledge to work together to drive an infrastructure revolution across the two...

New year, new decade …new you?

With traffic congestion and the health of the nation at a crossroads, maybe this is the year your company will take a right-hand turn -...

The road to logistics

Moves to tackle the HGV driver shortage have received a huge boost as the Government agreed to award vital funding for the Road Haulage...

Construction lift-off for aviation maintenance hub

A ground-breaking ceremony has marked the official construction start of a £7 million aircraft maintenance hangar and workshop at Norwich Airport. Due for completion by...

Still growing after 80 years

Clegg Construction has been trading since the 1930s, over the last 80 years, Clegg from its operating bases in Cambridge, Nottingham and Leeds, has...