Leading legal firm trio receive prestigious accolade
A TRIO of expert lawyers from a leading law firm which operates across Cumbria and Northumberland have been highlighted for...
Temporary protections against business insolvency extended
The government is extending the temporary measures it introduced to protect businesses from insolvency during the COVID-19 pandemic. Mark Aspin ...
UW shortlisted for Utilities Brand of the year 2020
You heard it here first. UW has made the Which? Awards shortlist for Utilities Brand of the Year. We’re up...
How Do You Get Into The Success Zone? - Part Three: Activity
In the first instalment of my Five-Step MALARD System for Success, we looked at how the right mindset is fundamental...
Time to transform? Learning how to thrive (not just survive) after COVID-19
As we tentatively emerge from the shadow of the full COVID-19 lockdown, business transformation specialist Tony Backhouse evaluates how the...
Surge in house sales as stamp duty holiday comes into effect
There has been a large increase in house sales following the introduction of the Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) holiday....
Employer must honour settlement agreement despite breach
An employer must honour payments set out in a settlement agreement with an employee even though he breached a confidentiality...
How Do You Get Into The Success Zone? - Part Two: Active Learning
Everybody wants success these days—and who can blame them? Job stability has never been in such jeopardy, leading people to...
Helping Schools and Sports Clubs with Social Distancing
Are you involved with any Sports Clubs or Schools? Even as a Parent? We are helping sports clubs and schools...
Tribunal modifies covenant to allow landowner to build house
A landowner has succeeded in getting a restrictive covenant modified to enable him to build a second house on a...
30-day window to pay Capital Gains Tax on residential property sales
Since April 2020, any Capital Gains Tax due on the sale of residential property must be paid within 30 days....
Business insolvencies expected to surge by the end of this year
Sam Lyon, Head of Corporate and Commercial, notes that insolvency experts are expecting a large rise in the number of...
'Redundancy floodgates' will open without support, warns union
This is likely to be unsurprising. If you are in a difficult spot with your business or career, and feel...
VAT deferral new payment scheme now open25/02/2021
Supreme Court says Uber drivers are workers, not self-employed24/02/2021
Ban on tenant evictions by bailiffs extended until end of March24/02/2021
Successful Visitor's Day for Local Networking Group22/02/2021
First Virtual Walk, Helvellyn via Striding Edge, a huge success!19/02/2021