FREE WEBINAR ANNOUNCED IN ADAPTATION TO CLIMATE CHANGE

Climate resilience experts, Climate Sense, and water industry training provider, Learning & Development Associates (L&DA), have announced a free webinar on adaptation to climate change following the launch of their new qualifications. The first step...

Can a ‘Right to Disconnect’ code of practice work for employers and employees?

Working from home: call to ban out-of-hours emails from bosses By Valerie Lambert, partner at HCR Hewitsons The right to disconnect effectively gives employees the ability to switch off from work and not engage in electronic...

HELP AT HAND FOR ORGANISATIONS SEEKING TO BUILD CLIMATE CHANGE RESILIENCE

An international authority on mitigating the effects of climate change, Climate Sense has joined forces with Learning & Development Associates (L&DA), a leading training provider to the UK water sector, to roll out the...

Local Businesses Providing Support for Domestic Abuse Charity

It has been a challenging year for domestic abuse charity Leeway, with an increased demand for services and the need to adapt methods of delivering support during the pandemic. Like many charities, Leeway has also...

New partner appointed to Larking Gowen Corporate Transactions team

Regional accountancy and business advisory firm, Larking Gowen, has appointed a new partner to its Corporate Transactions team based in its Norwich office. Jack Minns qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2011, and joined Larking...

HCR HEWITSONS: A LAW FIRM WITH A PASSION FOR PEOPLE

A new legal force with a passion for people is the result of a merger between two legal firms, both of which have a strong presence in the city. Award-winning top regional lawyers Harrison Clark...

£2M FUND DESIGNED TO CREATE more than 300 jobs

Within weeks of launching, Cambridgeshire’s Growth Works fund has awarded more than £2m to 32 businesses across the county. Distributed by the recently established Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Business Growth Company, the grant funding is forecast to create...

Thousands of new homes and jobs planned for Norwich

Plans to transform the former industrial area of east Norwich into a highly sustainable quarter for the city have taken a step forward following the recent appointment of consultants, Avison Young. The consultants have now...

Funding boost for hardest-hit businesses

Businesses that are continuing to be severely affected by the coronavirus restrictions can now apply to their local councils for further government funding. The new Fixed Costs Support Grant, distributed to local businesses by South...

Survey reveals optimism of Peterborough SMEs

Peterborough’s SME businesses believe there is a mixed outlook for firms in the region, but that trends demonstrate stronger performances than in 2020, according to a new report. The 2021 Greater Peterborough Survey, undertaken in...