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Protecting Emails as They Travel Across the Web

Protecting Emails as They Travel Across the Web When you mail a letter to your friend, you hope she’ll be the only person who reads it. But a lot could happen to that letter on its way from you to her, and prying eyes might try to take a look. That’s why we send important […]

Gallagher Group makes multi-million pound machinery investment

Gallagher Group makes multi-million pound machinery investment Gallagher Group, the Maidstone-based civil engineering, aggregates, building and property business has reaffirmed its commitment to Kent after investing £5m in the latest construction equipment for its Hermitage Quarry operations. Following the recent permission to extend its quarrying activity at Hermitage Quarry, near Junction 5 of the M20, […]

Apple Unveils iOS 8, the Biggest Release Since the Launch of the App Store

Apple Unveils iOS 8, the Biggest Release Since the Launch of the App Store Apple this week unveiled iOS 8, the biggest release since the launch of the App Store, giving users incredible new features and developers the tools to create amazing new apps. iOS 8 delivers a simpler, faster and more intuitive user experience, […]

Kent Directors in line for top awards

Kent Directors in line for top awards Three Kent business leaders have been named as finalists in this year’s London and South East Director of the Year awards run by the Institute of Directors (IoD) and sponsored by PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP. David Byk, CEO of Swan Mill Paper Company, Swanley, is a finalist in Director of […]

Voyage of discovery for East Kent College

Voyage of discovery for East Kent College East Kent College is to establish a new centre at Discovery Park, near Sandwich, demonstrating its commitment to serving the entire community. The further education college has also announced that it is to move the teaching of its science curriculum to Discovery Park. Students and staff will have […]

Edifier Launches Extreme Connect

Edifier Launches Extreme Connect Since its inception in 1996, Edifier has developed a worldwide reputation for developing and Marketing visionary speaker systems that combine state-of-the-art design with a sound quality reflecting one of their core strengths: ‘Passion for sound’. Edifier announces its latest addition to its Image range – the Extreme Connect. The Extreme Connect […]

Crowe Clark Whitehill rally for children’s charity

Crowe Clark Whitehill rally for children’s charity It will be a case of ‘Monte Carlo or bust’ for two Kent accountants when they take to the roads in a budget banger to raise money for a children’s charity. Simon Warne and Geert Struyven of national audit, tax and advisory firm Crowe Clark Whitehill are taking […]

Kent 2020 Vision Live 2014 video review

Kent 2020 Vision Live 2014 video review The Lavender Blue Media production crew were at the recent Kent 2020 Vision Live business show. The event was staged at the Kent Event Centre at the Kent County Showground in Detling. The theme of this year’s show was innovation and there were a number of great examples […]

Hat-trick of business awards success for Kent

Hat-trick of business awards success for Kent Three financial professionals from Kent are celebrating success in the International Association of Book-keepers (IAB) Finance and Small Business Awards.           Amanda Taylor, who runs AT Accountants of Whitstable, has been named Bookkeeper of the Year, with Gary Richards, owner of TaxAssist Accountants, which […]

B&P Finance Consultants Celebrates Industry Award

B&P Finance Consultants Celebrates Industry Award Long-established broker, B&P Finance Consultants, is celebrating success after recently being awarded a prestigious industry award recognising their excellence. The Maidstone-based commercial finance broker, who operates on a national scale, was named Commercial Mortgage Introducer of The Year at the Business Moneyfacts Awards 2014. The team attended the awards […]