Richard Yarrick-Holmes

Associate Editor for the Leaders Council

Articles published by Richard Yarrick-Holmes

NEWS | Published October 26th 2020, 1:01 pm

LEADERS IN THEIR OWN WORDS: Johnson, Green, Pennington, Richardson, Knight, Gething

In our latest series of leadership quotations, we hear from the prime minister and the shadow education secretary on free school meals, from Dominique Pennington on adult social care, from David Richardson on the need for businesses to reinvent themselves, and from Paul Knight on the future of the seafood industry.

NEWS | Published October 25th 2020, 3:03 pm

LEADERS IN THEIR OWN WORDS: Motegi, Truss, Neaves, Barnier and the Richard Stephens Partnership

In our latest series of leadership quotations, we hear from Liz Truss and Toshimitsu Motegi on the UK-Japan trade agreement, from The Richards Stephens Partnership on the lack of STEM graduates, from Inga Neaves on the desirability of studying in the UK, and from Michel Barnier on the likelihood of a UK-EU trade deal.

NEWS | Published October 23rd 2020, 11:01 am

LEADERS IN THEIR OWN WORDS: Johnson, Betts, Harris, Miah, Hughes-Thomas, Reese

In our latest series of leadership quotations, we hear from the prime minister on his Covid policies, Clive Betts on the situation in Yorkshire, Stuart Harris and Mohammad Miah on key issues in the financial services sector, and from Sue Hughes-Thomas on the government’s policies towards private landlords.

NEWS | Published October 23rd 2020, 8:12 am

Robinson Jackson breaks sales record

In a much needed piece of good news for the business community, the south-eastern estate agency, Robinson Jackson, has announced that their sales figures for the weeks after lockdown were their highest ever for that period.

NEWS | Published October 21st 2020, 8:01 am

Platinum Partnership Solicitors named West Yorkshire Law Firm of the Year

Nasreen Karim’s Bradford-based law firm Platinum Partnership Solicitors have scooped the ‘Law Firm of the Year’ prize at the CorporateLivewire Leeds and West Yorkshire Prestige Awards 2020.

NEWS | Published October 20th 2020, 10:05 am

Robinson Brothers showered with thanks for their Covid-19 response

West-Bromwich based chemical manufacturers Robinson Brothers have come in for a great deal of thanks from their local community for their huge generosity and impressive agility in response to the Covid-19 pandemic.

NEWS | Published October 19th 2020, 10:01 am

LEADERSHIP ROUNDUP: MBE for AIM chief, praise for TLC Live and essential advice from Timefinders

Our latest leadership roundup brings news of extensive praise for Simon Barnes’ TLC Live, a very informative and personal reflection on health and welfare attorneyship from Timefinder’s Alison Hesketh, and an MBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours for AIM’s Alison Kemp.

NEWS | Published October 19th 2020, 8:09 am

LEADERS IN THEIR OWN WORDS: Johnson, Wragg, Board, Copley, von der Leyen, Drakeford

In our latest series of leadership quotations, we hear from the prime minister and the EU commission president on the state of play of the trade negotiations, we hear from Mark Drakeford on the Great Wall of Wales, from Jane Board on putting patients first, from Donna Copley on the difficulties of recruiting young people, and from William Wragg on the triple lock.

NEWS | Published October 18th 2020, 1:01 pm

MET announce new arrival, HFH announce support for labs, and Mistura announce medicine literacy drive

In a triple-dose of positive news for those with a love of science, Medical Engineering Technologies have hired a seasoned new recruit, Holliday Fielding Hocking have reiterated their support for UK labs, and Mistura Informatics have spoken of their drive to improve medicine literacy.

NEWS | Published October 16th 2020, 1:01 pm

LEADERS IN THEIR OWN WORDS: Dowden, Webster, Joshi, Dev, Johnson, Starmer

In our latest series of leadership quotations, we hear from the culture secretary on the current state of play with sports events, Craig Webster on the ‘attack on the private rental sector’, and Suresh Joshi and Ravi Dev on the future of criminal defence. We also hear from the prime minister and the leader of the opposition.

NEWS | Published October 16th 2020, 8:01 am

How Spinnaker helped foil a robbery

When criminals in Dundalk, Ireland, tried to get away with €240,000 from two ATMs, Cornwall-based security experts Spinnaker were on hand to ensure that the plans came to nothing.

NEWS | Published October 15th 2020, 1:01 pm

Robinson Brothers announce £750,000 investments in state of the art equipment

Robinson Brothers, one of the UK’s leading manufacturers of fine chemicals and rubber accelerators have announced that they are investing three-quarters of a million pounds in new state of the art equipment.

NEWS | Published October 14th 2020, 1:01 pm

Export minister heaps praise on ICC Solutions

Graham Stuart, the minister for exports at the Department for International Trade, has described ICC Solutions as ‘an innovative company that is thriving in new markets.’

NEWS | Published October 13th 2020, 1:01 pm

From Redditch to Romania: PR Facilities Management Limited prepare for post-Brexit world

Redditch-based SIM fulfilment and packaging specialists, PR Facilities Management Limited, have established a facility in the north of Romania in an attempt to mitigate any potential ill effects of Britain leaving the EU.

NEWS | Published October 11th 2020, 1:11 pm

DP’s Financial Advice and Services, rradar and Chuckling Goat provide expert analyses

Today brings news of three disparate areas of expertise. DP’s Financial Advice & Services give their verdict on the Pension Schemes Act. Legal and tech experts rradar advise firms on the importance of a working from home policy. And gut health specialists Chuckling Goat discuss the latest findings from their gut microbiome study.

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