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BUZZBUSINESS

Franchise system cashing in on the worlds’ battle with the bulge.

business

Sometimes franchising seems to have two faces–and both come with double chins! On one side we have thousands of fast–and not so fast–food restaurants enticing people to devour frightening quantities of calories. On the other side are a dozen or so franchise systems trying to help consumers lose the pounds they just gained. We play […]

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NEWBURYBUILDING

How the Bank of Mum and dad can help their children become first time buyers

Research undertaken by Legal and General*, in association with CEBR the economics consultancy, indicates that in 2017 the Bank of Mum and Dad will become the UK’s 9th biggest lender to first time bu …

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MONEY

What are Pension Freedoms and can they benefit me?

What are they?
Introduced in 2015 pension freedoms allow people aged 55+ to access their ‘Defined Contribution’ or ‘Money Purchase’ pension fund as they wish. Money purchase pensions
include m …

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NBS

A Mortgage that Works for you When you Work for Yourself

Being self-employed can create challenges when it comes to securing a mortgage. Newbury Building Society believes that it doesn’t have to.
The Office for National Statistics (ONS) figures show more …

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VENUS

Are you LinkedIn?

Do you know the difference between a Status Update and a Post on LinkedIn?
 They are two completely different things.
A Status Update is like a tweet where you enter a link and type something short. …

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help to buy

J Finance Ltd Ready to Help Home Buyers get on the Property Ladder

Newbury-based independent financial Advisers approved to help home buyers use government Help to Buy Scheme.
Newbury, Berkshire – J Finance Ltd has added another string to its bow with the announcem …

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Is Shared Ownership the Key to Buying your Own House?

In last year’s Autumn Statement the Government pledged to inject £1.4billion into affordable housing plus £2.3billion for more homes in ‘areas of high demand’.
The Investment is to be shared b …

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High Net Worth Marketing, a tailored approach

The word exponential is often used to describe the pace of technological change which has come to define the world we live in. And with new technologies such as artificial intelligence, 3D printing an …

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sire

SIRE Technology’s new Data Protection Consultant will work with companies on their path to GDPR compliance.

* ‘One year to go’ GDPR webinar being hosted on May 25, 2017
* Discount on initial review programme for those attending webinar
SIRE Technology is working with Shaab Al-baghdadi, CIPP/E ( …

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consol

Innovative Tanning Specialists

Consol are signalling the growth of their company by opening a brand new shop in the popular Parkway area of Newbury.
Featuring 9 state of the art Ergoline Prestige sunbeds, Consol is Newbury’s larg …

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smartworks

Working Smart to Reduce Loneliness

Unemployed women in Reading are benefitting from a £5k Funding Boost granted to Smart Works.
Smart Works Reading has received £5,000 from the Berkshire Community Foundation – A Life Less Lonely fu …

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boogies newbury

Boogie Mites Babies – New Business in Town. . .

Lizzie has recently set up her new business and is delighted to bring Boogie  Mites Babies to Newbury & Thatcham.
Boogie Mites is an active music making ‘magic key’ that encourages ch …

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Home Landing – New Business in Town!

Home Landing is a new website for tea towel and textile enthusiasts. Browse through our collection of printed and woven tea towels.
The collection ranges from fun loving cotton and linen printed tea …

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Go Green Taxis Newbury – New Business in Town. . .

The award-winning Go Green Taxis have recently opened for business in Newbury and West Berkshire, and business is already booming for the environmentally-friendly company.
The company have won numerou …

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Older workers are not only wiser – they’re more productive

· Millennial office workers experience biggest rise in workloads
· Older workers more resilient to higher demands than younger counterparts
· Work pressures spark rise in smoking among younger gene …

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restaurant cousine

Dutton Cuisine’s star employee nominated for prestigious award

Following the unprecedented success of his new Windermere based bar and restaurant, ‘The Pig’, and two out of three establishments enjoying their ‘best season ever’, local entrepreneur, Ian Du …

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Stuart Michael Associates Ltd

Chairman Stuart Atkinson of Thatcham based consulting engineers, Stuart Michael Associates Limited, is pleased to announce that Mark Smyth (MICE), Dave Wiseman (MRTPI) and Martin Ohrland (MCILT) have …

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chamber-update

Chamber Update. . .

EXCITING YEAR
2017 promises to be an exciting year for the local West Berks Chamber. February will see the launch of a new website for the Thames Valley Chamber of Commerce which will include specific …

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katie

HR Dept Newbury

Employing people can be the most rewarding, or the most frustrating part of running a business. With
nearly 20 years of experience in various HR roles across many industries, Katie Aldridge of the HR …

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investiment

Investing in an Uncertain World

2016 will go down in history as a year that defied expectations. Summer saw the electorate in the UK send stock markets tumbling with an unexpected vote to leave the EU. On the other side of the Atlan …

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