Appeal from two community shops in Stratford District

Tuesday 15th of December 2020 12:46 PM

Mike Tremellen, chairman of the Ilmington Community Shop and Café, and manager Michele Hall.

Two community shops in Stratford District provided a much-needed lifeline to their communities when COVID-19 hit — and now nine months on they’re asking for one of their own.

Midlands law firm expands tax team

Tuesday 15th of December 2020 10:06 AM

Kevin Hall from Wright Hassall

A leading Midlands law firm is expanding its specialist tax team with a major appointment.

Kevin Hall – who has more than 22 years of VAT experience and is a published author – has joined Leamington-based Wright Hassall as a Partner from a national independent tax consultancy firm.

Expanding online flooring retailer makes key appointment

Monday 14th of December 2020 10:30 AM

Elia Green of UK Flooring Direct

A fast-growing online flooring retailer based in the Midlands has made a key appointment as part of its rapid expansion.

UK Flooring Direct, which is headquartered in Hinckley and recently added a new office and warehouse in Coventry, has appointed Elia Green as Commercial Director.

Warwick company plays part in Covid vaccine roll-out

Monday 14th of December 2020 09:59 AM

Warwick Sasco

A Warwick-based medical supplies company is playing its part in the historic fight against Covid-19.

Warwick Sasco, which is based on the Heathcote Industrial Estate, is supplying 40,000 medical trays to the NHS for use in the vaccination programme against Coronavirus.

Converted horse-box sees Warwickshire business get a pizza the action

Thursday 10th of December 2020 02:55 PM

Rammy Arafa, owner of Fire and Fizz, Hardeep Sandhu, Enterprise Coach Team Leader / Programme Manager at Coventry & Warwickshire Chamber of Commerce

A husband and wife from Sambourne near Studley who launched their business selling wood fired pizzas from a converted horsebox have harnessed the power of social media to ensure their first six months of trading was a success — despite the Coronavirus pandemic.

Leamington chosen for new business programme

Thursday 10th of December 2020 11:59 AM

From left to right, Clare Green (University of Warwick); Toby Flynn (Icycle); Rachel Davis (University of Warwick); Emilia Moniszko (Blunt & Brave); Kirk Hastings (Blunt & Brave); Chris Knight (Creative Leamington); Martina Bussi (Creative Leamington); Sh

A new vibrant co-working space in the heart of Leamington is set to help hone the next generation of regional entrepreneurs as part of a new programme.