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  • UK economy locked onto low growth trajectory
    25th October 2017

    Commenting on the preliminary UK GDP figures for Q3 2017, published today by the ONS, Suren Thiru, Head of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: “While GDP growth in Q3 was a slight uptick on the previous

  • Picturing People: The Ingram Collection of Modern British Art
    25th October 2017

    From 20th January to 1st April 2018, The Lightbox gallery and museum will present ‘Picturing People’, a new exhibition from The Ingram Collection of Modern British Art. The exhibition will explore interpretations of the human face and figure – a source

  • BCC comments on next steps for Heathrow expansion
    24th October 2017

      Commenting on the government’s outline of the next steps for delivering airport expansion, Jane Gratton, Head of Business Environment at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: “Businesses need Heathrow’s third runway to be delivered as swiftly and smoothly

  • Surrey business ranked top in the UK
    20th October 2017

    Woking-based business, Something Big, has been ranked as one of the country’s leading creative agencies in the highly acclaimed Top 100 Independent Agencies in the UK report. Launched this week (17 October) in London, and conducted by marketing magazine and

  • Surrey translators crowned winners at UK language sector awards
    19th October 2017

    Surrey Translation Bureau, a language service company based in Farnham, has been crowned the winner of the Project Management Team of the Year category at the Association of Translation Companies’ (ATC) 2017 Language Industry Summit Awards. Designed to recognise and

  • TWP joins forces with Piper Thompson
    18th October 2017

    One of Surrey’s top firms of independent accountants, TWP, has announced that it has merged with Piper Thompson Chartered Accountants. Piper Thompson have been located near to TWP in Weybridge for more than 33 years and there has been a

  • Happy Child International’s House of Commons Fundraiser
    16th October 2017

    Surrey-based charity Happy Child International are hosting a fundraising dinner at the House of Commons on Thursday November 30th 2017 to help Brazilian street children in need. Guests can expect to enjoy drinks at the reception, alongside a gourmet 3 course dinner. The

  • Successful Business Growth Event
    13th October 2017

    Thursday 9th November, 07.30 – 09.30 at the Guildhall, High Street, Guildford, GU1 3AA  Growing your business comes with tremendous opportunities, but also risks and challenges. Come and learn from successful entrepreneurs Jerry Horwood (mentor for Enterprise First) and Ian

  • TWP warns people that Wills could have an unexpected consequence on Inheritance Tax
    13th October 2017

    Weybridge-based accountancy firm, TWP, is encouraging families to review their Wills to ensure they minimise their beneficiaries’ tax liabilities. The prompt comes after a number of recent changes to Inheritance Tax (IHT) reliefs, including the introduction of the Residential Nil

  • Environment Secretary Pledges to Protect Funding for Wildlife in Surrey
    13th October 2017

    Environment Secretary Michael Gove pulled on his wellies and headed out onto his constituency home turf of Chobham Common National Nature Reserve to hear about the vital work of Surrey Wildlife Trust and its concerns for future funding and development

  • Heathrow’s New Blueprint for Sustainable Freight Plan
    12th October 2017

    New Blueprint for Sustainable Freight outlines practical steps the airport proposes to take to address the impacts of freight vehicles around Heathrow whilst continuing to increase cargo volumes The Blueprint shows Heathrow is delivering on its pledge to be a

  • Experience Guildford announces 2017 Customer Service Award winners
    9th October 2017

    Town centre businesses, local dignitaries and representatives of Guildford enjoyed a celebratory evening at the Yvonne Arnaud Theatre on Monday 2 October as Experience Guildford crowned the town’s customer service stars. Now in its fifth year, the Experience Guildford Customer