Could Brexit be the construction sector’s greatest challenge?

There is less than one month to go before the end of the Brexit transition period. From midnight on 31 December, the UK will be ‘on its own’ as far as Europe is concerned. With this in mind, here are six critical challenges that the UK’s construction industry (in common with various other sectors) […]

Could Brexit be the construction sector’s greatest challenge?

There is less than one month to go before the end of the Brexit transition period. From midnight on 31 December, the UK will be ‘on its own’ as far as Europe is concerned. With this in mind, here are six critical challenges that the UK’s construction industry (in common with various other sectors) faces […]

Starling Bank’s profits prove that a customer-led banking experience CAN come first

Starling Bank has had its forward-tech thinking banking approach rewarded this year, becoming the first digital bank of its kind to make profit. I have to admit that on a personal level I’ve watched the tech world take over the traditional banking methods with absolute glee. When fiat currencies have been rife for years it […]

Starling Bank’s profits prove that a customer-led banking experience CAN come first

Starling Bank has had its forward-tech thinking banking approach rewarded this year, becoming the first digital bank of its kind to make profit. I have to admit that on a personal level I’ve watched the tech world take over the traditional banking methods with absolute glee. When fiat currencies have been rife for years […]

Starling Bank’s profits prove that a customer-led banking experience CAN come first

Starling Bank has had its forward-tech thinking banking approach rewarded this year, becoming the first digital bank of its kind to make profit. I have to admit that on a personal level I’ve watched the tech world take over the traditional banking methods with absolute glee. When fiat currencies have been rife for years […]

Warner Bros to release all 2021 films on HBO Max and in cinemas on same day

Warner Bros will release all of its 2021 films, including Dune and The Matrix 4, online on the same day they hit cinemas. The move to put such major blockbusters straight on streaming service HBO Max is another blow to the struggling cinema industry, which has largely closed as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. […]

Warner Bros to release all 2021 films on HBO Max and in cinemas on same day

Warner Bros will release all of its 2021 films, including Dune and The Matrix 4, online on the same day they hit cinemas. The move to put such major blockbusters straight on streaming service HBO Max is another blow to the struggling cinema industry, which has largely closed as a result of the coronavirus […]

Brexit talks falter as UK claims EU is hardening negotiating stance

Brexit negotiations took a sudden step backwards on Thursday afternoon, Downing Street said, after furious French lobbying pushed the EU to make late demands. The apparent eleventh hour hardening of the EU position was said to have destabilised the protracted talks, peeling back progress made over the previous 24 hours. UK sources said the EU […]

Brexit talks falter as UK claims EU is hardening negotiating stance

Brexit negotiations took a sudden step backwards on Thursday afternoon, Downing Street said, after furious French lobbying pushed the EU to make late demands. The apparent eleventh hour hardening of the EU position was said to have destabilised the protracted talks, peeling back progress made over the previous 24 hours. UK sources said the […]

American Express scheme offers £5 back for £10 spent in small businesses

Spend £10 and get £5 back – that’s effectively what’s on offer from a promotion encouraging people to tick items off their Christmas shopping list while supporting small businesses. American Express has been running its Shop Small offers in the UK since 2012, and the latest one starts on Saturday, which is also Small Business […]