Latest News for: East london business


Three-month wait to reopen is ‘huge blow to hospitality and travel businesses’

Metro UK 23 Feb 2021
Travel leaders and hospitality business owners were relieved to have a timeline – but called for support to make it through the coming months (Picture ... More staff, less business area to make money.’. Deano Moncrieffe and Emma Murphy, owners of Hacha bar in Dalston, east London, said another three months of closure is a ‘huge blow’ to their business.

The biggest critics of Boris Johnson's lockdown roadmap are on his own side

New Statesman 23 Feb 2021
The Prime Minister appears to have struck a sensible balance, but a tricky fight among Conservative supporters lies ahead. " data-adaptive-image-768-img=" " data-adaptive-image-1024-img=" " data-adaptive-image-max-img=" "> ... [See also ... [See also ... --> ... Boris Johnson visits Sedgehill School in south-east London on 23 February RSS. Business Article ... .

Meet The Paris-Based Entrepreneurs Who Travelled Across Italy To Find Success

Forbes 22 Feb 2021
French entrepreneurs Victor Lugger and Tigrane Seydoux opened their first restaurant East Mamma in Paris in 2015 and the business has since swelled to include two sites in London, one in Madrid and 10 across France ... .

Impact of COVID set to burden the average SME with over £170K additional debt per year

Process and Control Today 19 Feb 2021
On average, these businesses expect to reduce the size of their workforce by 19% ... Of the 33% of SMEs who are now in a worse financial position, business confidence has worsened most in Wales (72%) and the East Midlands (64%). Yet, businesses in the North East have the second highest (36%) improved positive outlook, following London (38%).

How To Get Your 'Spark' Back When You've Completely Lost Your Mojo

Huffington Post 19 Feb 2021
Claire Nora Owens, 28, from east London set up her own jewellery business Clear As Clay in July last year – in lieu of a social life, she began hand-making clay earrings while also working as an account director.

Keir Starmer's post-Covid plan for Britain – the key points

The Observer 18 Feb 2021
But Labour argues that so far it is both too unambitious – providing fewer than 9,500 loans per year since it started in 2012 – and biased towards London and south-east England ... to figures showing almost a quarter of all money so far has gone to London.Partnership with business.

New hill with viewing platform to tempt shoppers back to London’s world-famous Oxford Street

The National 17 Feb 2021
A temporary 25-metre-high hill with a viewing gallery is being planned as part of efforts to attract visitors back to central London after lockdown measures are eased ... Office market to attract £3.9bn from Middle East investors. Park life is the only life for locked-down Londoners. Busy London streets as shoppers in post-lockdown.

Security provider acquires lock manufacturer

The Business Desk 16 Feb 2021
London-based security provider Banham has swooped for Willenhall lock manufacturer Guardian. Founded in 1926, Banham remain the largest provider of home security systems in London and the South East of England. The family-run business, currently in its fourth generation, has seen year-on-year growth over its 95 years in operation ... David Bate said ... .

People: Gordons; Caddick Group; Harron Homes; and more

The Business Desk 11 Feb 2021
Regulatory compliance is an increasingly important consideration for businesses ... Development manager James Edwards has joined Caddick’s London office to play an active role in the business’ living sector work across London and the South East, having previously worked for Capco and Pocket Living.

Family lockdown activities for half-term: chosen by readers

The Observer 11 Feb 2021
How old is this oak?. Noticing the enormous oak trees in the local woods started a conversation about how old they were ... We began to talk about the events these trees had lived through and created stories about their lives ... - ... Local parks are busy in south-east London, so Ivy (six), Daisy (four) and I have taken lots of walks around our local streets ... .

London Gateway and Tilbury ports bid for 'free port' with Ford factory

BBC News 05 Feb 2021
The Thames Freeport would include the ports of Tilbury and London Gateway, in Essex, as well Ford's Dagenham plant further west ... Alan Shaoul from London Gateway owners DP World said it would "enable trade with the rest of the world" ... The factory has been in the East London town since 1931, and employs about 1,800 workers.