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National Association of Building Contractors

Launch of New Residential Building Escrow

The National association of building contractors (nabc) UNVEILS GROWTH PLANS AND RECRUITMENT DRIVE FOR 2020

Following a successful year and partnerships with companies such as HBXL, Trade Direct Insurance and BuildSafe Escrow Services – NABC – one of The UKs fastest growing construction trade associations unveils its ambitious growth plans and recruitment drive for 2020, as it heads towards new milestone.

Laura Kirk



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AvaTrade announces a new regulation under Abu Dhabi global markets

Authored by David Banks
Posted: Thu, 02/13/2020 - 10:42am

AvaTrade, the leading forex and CFD broker, is proud to announce today the newest licenced company within the Ava Group – ‘AvaTrade Middle East Ltd (FSPN 190018) – which will be regulated by the Abu Dhabi Global Markets (‘ADGM’) Financial Regulatory Services Authority (‘FRSA’).

NSPCC launch fun and furry fundraiser as it appeals for Devon businesses to support its Bear Diaries  

Authored by Mary Youlden
Posted: Wed, 02/12/2020 - 4:20pm

Businesses in Devon have the chance to recruit a furry helper and raise crucial funds for the NSPCC thanks to its new fundraising initiative.

The children’s charity is launching a unique fundraising opportunity in association with Build-a-Bear in which only a limited number of local businesses will be able to take part.

For a £50 donation, businesses can acquire a temporary employee in the form of a bear who can be present around the workplace between Monday 17 February and Friday 28 February. 

Groundwork London installs Lightfoot across van and utility vehicles, improving driver behaviours, improving MPG and cutting engine idling

Authored by janeabsolutepr
Posted: Wed, 02/12/2020 - 11:41am

Chudleigh-based Lightfoot, the award-winning in-cab technology and rewards platform, has announced the successful roll-out of Lightfoot across Groundwork London’s fleet of 73 vans and utility vehicles, resulting in a 7.8% improvement in MPG, a 6% fall in vehicle idling and the eradication of instances of poor or dangerous driving.

The Apprenticeship Expo that was held at Exeter College

Exeter picks up City of Apprenticeships title

Authored by stephendixon
Posted: Tue, 02/11/2020 - 11:57am

The City of Exeter has received national recognition for its exceptional recruitment of Apprentices.  In a period where Apprenticeships starts have fallen, Exeter has bucked the national trend to sit at the top of the league table of the nation’s cities. 

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New Production Partnership Means The Show Goes On For Exeter Event Professionals

Authored by soxley
Posted: Tue, 02/11/2020 - 10:52am

Stagefreight Ltd. is very proud and excited to announce entering into a new UK-wide network partnership with production management company, Touring Solutions.

This gives the event transport specialists based in both Leeds and Exeter a new and unique opportunity to offer complete production services to clients (current and future) that will include:

Final chance to receive Community Fund donation

Authored by Mary Youlden
Posted: Tue, 02/11/2020 - 9:54am

Since launching its Well Built Community Fund in 2014, RGB Building Supplies has helped 33 charities, schools and community groups complete projects they wouldn’t have otherwise been able to. The builders merchant is now giving groups the chance to receive £1,000 to spend on timber and landscaping projects before the initiative is refreshed and relaunched in 2021.

5 handy ways to finance your business

Authored by Mike Page
Posted: Tue, 02/11/2020 - 7:57am

Growing a business is the aim of any entrepreneur. But it comes with the challenge of financing. Finding out how to finance your business is quite confusing. When it comes to arranging finance for your start-up, expansion, or tough times, there is a flood of alternatives you can look out for depending upon your feasibility. 

Various forms of funding can be reached out to, which are as follows:

Award-winning start to 2020 for SW property developer

Authored by News Desk
Posted: Mon, 02/10/2020 - 1:50pm

Premium South West property developer Burrington Estates New Homes, is delighted to have been presented with the prestigious 'Housebuilder of the Year' at the Insider South West Residential Property Awards 2020. 

The awards ceremony took place on Thursday 30th January at the Mercure Rougemont Hotel in Exeter and was a celebration of landmark projects in the South West; along with architecture firms, advisors and agents which help turn them into a reality. 

Protecting your business from cyber threats

Authored by Browne Jacobson
Posted: Mon, 02/10/2020 - 10:46am

Did you know that cyber attackers can use publicly available information about your business and employees to make their attacks more successful? Information is often gleaned from websites and public social media accounts.

To make it more difficult for attackers to target your business, there are a few steps that you can take to prevent your business being so forthcoming with important data to assist a cyber-attack:

Marquis Leisure can now be found at “The Gateway to the English Riviera”

Authored by News Desk
Posted: Mon, 02/10/2020 - 10:15am

Marquis the UK’s largest dealer network has expanded their network again by the acquisition of Martins of Exeter situated on a prime 4 acre site with easy access to the M5 at Junction 30.

Giles Dunning, partner and head of corporate at Stephens Scown LLP said: "We were delighted to act for the vendor in the sale of this long established Exeter based business. Martins of Exeter has an excellent reputation in the caravan and motorhome sector and we look forward to seeing it move into a successful new chapter under new ownership."