Lawyers are grappling with how to draw up valid wills with the current lockdown restricting the way people normally meet to organise their affairs. Under the 1837 Wills Act, wills need to be in writing, and be signed by the person making

Performance Networks achieve ISO 27001

Nottingham-based WiFi specialists Performance Networks have announced being accredited ISO 27001 – the international standard that provides a framework for Information Security Management Systems (ISMS). ISO 27001 provides standards for enterprises, governments and other organisations using a process-based approach to initiating, implementing,


Aspirational property seekers in Newark are being encouraged to consider the benefits of Barratt Homes’ Fernwood Village development to discover why the new community is the perfect place to settle down. The Nottinghamshire developer is bringing an exciting collection of two, three

Charterpoint secures planning permission for apartment development

Developer Charterpoint has secured planning permission for a development of one-bedroom apartments in Beeston, Nottingham. The two/three-storey scheme, on the corner of Queens Road and Hawthorn Grove, will provide nine individual apartments. Featuring open plan kitchen, living and dining areas, the properties

Business Owners Fight Back Against Covid 19 Theft Spike

An East Midlands security expert has seen a radical increase in CCTV installations as Government action to halt the spread of Covid 19 leaves empty businesses vulnerable. Chase Dobbie, founder of East Midlands security firm, iHome CCTV, is one of many business

J Tomlinson announced as finalist in Construction News Awards 2020

Construction, refurbishment and maintenance services provider, J Tomlinson, has been named as a finalist in the Construction News Awards 2020. The Nottingham-based operator is shortlisted in the Contractor of the Year (turnover under £500m) category, which recognises the most outstanding main contractor

Seven tips for making fresh coffee at home

Coffee lovers confined to the home can recreate the fresh coffee shop experience with these expert tips from baristas. At a time when many are staying indoors, getting your daily coffee fix shouldn’t be compromised so the gurus at 200 Degrees have

Pegasus Group name Shelter Charity of the Year

Pegasus Group has unveiled Shelter, the national charity helping people struggling with bad housing or homelessness, as its charity of the year for 2020. Shelter offers advice, support and legal services but relies on public support to raise funds, volunteer and take

Friar Gate Studios welcomes first non-creative tenants

Just weeks after opening its doors to businesses in the non-creative sector, Connect Derby’s Friar Gate Studios has welcomed new tenant, Neale Lewis Associates.   The managed workspace scheme on Ford Street in the city was recently given the green light to