SM&CR Readiness Solution

Introduction The extension of the Senior Managers and Certification Regime (SM&CR) came into force on 9th December 2019.  Senior Managers and Certification Staff had to...

2020: A Regulatory Outlook for Financial Services

A new year and another year of regulatory change in prospect.  Ian Ashleigh is a freelance risk and compliance consultant, here are some themes...

The Characteristics of a scam

Its that time of year again! Christmas parties, secret Santa, cyber Friday sales and don’t mention the Christmas shopping. Surprisingly its also a peak...

If you think cyber security is expensive – Your wrong!

Mo Ahddoud, Interim CISO / Security Consultant / Board Advisor If you run business in the UK and use any kind of technology, you are...

Routes to innovation

Innovation has proven a popular topic and it’s one we’re keen to explore further. Who better to continue the conversation with than Professor Fiona...

Forging a bright future

“Today is the great age of engineering and talent. East Anglia’s manufacturing and engineering sector has a bright future” observes Jamie Thums, Chairman of...

Young People Train for Success

Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR), the UK’s largest rail operator, and young people’s charity, The Prince’s Trust, have announced that their Get into Railways training...

Apprenticeships with City College Peterborough

Apprenticeships have evolved in recent years and have become an exciting career opportunity and pathway, benefitting both apprentice and employer.  Apprenticeships are now available from...

An apprenticeship is a real job with training, bringing benefits to apprentices and employers alike.

Apprenticeships benefit people of all ages and backgrounds – from those with children returning to part-time work and looking to re-train; young people who...

Holding onto key talent is crucial to any business’s success

Mary Schofield, Partner, Lovewell Blake In today’s knowledge economy, the contribution which key members of staff can make to the success of your business is greater...

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...

Polar opposite

Bullet proof windscreens for military vehicles delivered to a war zone …exclusive Italian wines delivered to the LA Studios of one of the world’s...

Institute of export

Lesley Batchelor OBE, Director General, Institute of Export & International Trade. The more things change, the more global trade stays the same. A lot is being said...

Step aboard

Keeping the wheels turning on bus services across East Anglia is Steve Wickers, Managing Director of First Eastern Counties. In this issue, Steve provides an...