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South East business confidence lowest in UK but remains in positive territory

News Last edited 01/11/21
Business confidence in the South East fell by 11 points during October to 21%, the lowest of all UK regions and nations, according to the latest Business Barometer from Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking.  

Surrey Research Park appoints Isabel Fox chair of the board

News Last edited 26/10/21
Surrey Research Park, a centre of excellence in technology, science, health and engineering in Guildford, has announced technology venture capitalist and innovation leader Isabel Fox as its new chair of the board.

Trio of award nominations for Bruce’s doggy daycare company

News Last edited 25/10/21
Cobham-based doggy daycare company Bruce’s has secured three nominations at the 2021 Surrey Business Awards, capping off a stellar year for the business.

Lack of PPE provided in workplaces post-lockdown

News Last edited 25/10/21
A new report by The Compensation Experts has revealed that 75% of UK workers were not given PPE when returning to the workplace after lockdown.

Kreston Reeves crowned ‘Large firm of the year’ at Accounting Excellence Awards

News Last edited 22/10/21
Accountants, business and financial advisers Kreston Reeves has been named ‘Large Firm of the Year’ at the prestigious annual Accounting Excellence Awards for the second year running.

Ashford Borough Council launches Town Centre Support Grants

News Last edited 22/10/21
A new grants scheme has been launched by Ashford Borough Council to support businesses and improve the visual appearance of Ashford Town Centre.

Perfect storm of supply chain issues threatens a winter of discontent

News Last edited 20/10/21
Grant Thornton UK LLP’s latest Business Outlook Tracker finds that a perfect storm of temporary and structural supply chain challenges is threatening to create a winter of discontent for UK businesses and consumers alike.

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