Richard Yarrick-Holmes

Associate Editor for the Leaders Council

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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.

NEWS | Published October 11th 2020, 1:01 pm

LEADERS IN THEIR OWN WORDS: Ramsay, Whiteley, Peters, Johnson and Taylor

In our latest series of leadership quotations, we hear from Gordon Ramsay on the importance of seeing your GP, Mark Asplin Whiteley on teaching crafts in school, Hayley Johnson on helping young people and Fiona Taylor on treating people with respect.

NEWS | Published October 11th 2020, 12:12 pm

Donna Speed, Esther McVey, Major Tim Peake and others sign open letter to the government

Donna Speed, the CEO of We The Curious, the Bristol-based educational charity and interactive venue, has signed an open letter to the prime minister, the chancellor of the exchequer and the business secretary.

NEWS | Published October 10th 2020, 11:11 am

LEADERS IN THEIR OWN WORDS: Ashworth, Smith, Jefferson, Ferguson and Dimpfl

In our latest series of leadership quotations, we hear from Jonathan Ashworth on at-risk NHS trusts, Pat Smith and Karen Jefferson on the importance of tailored care, Professor Neil Ferguson on the possibility of further restrictions and Claire Dimpfl on the importance of immersive learning.

NEWS | Published October 10th 2020, 11:11 am

Ainslie Wood acts fast to stop spread, GTC Scotland praises teachers and Biofoodnutrition reveals its secrets

In a double-dose of positive news for the education sector, the head GTC Scotland has expressed his praise for the ‘resilience and dedication’ of teachers throughout the Covid crisis, and a school in east London has successfully stopped a spread of the virus after one pupil tested positive. Meanwhile, in news affecting much younger children than those of school age, Biofoodnutrition have revealed the secrets behind Fabimilk.

NEWS | Published October 9th 2020, 10:10 am

LEADERS IN THEIR OWN WORDS: Sunak, Skill, Seldon, Nicholls and Bercow

In our latest series of leadership quotations, we hear from Jonathan and Oliver Seldon on the issues with the planning system, Kate Nicholls on the troubles facing hospitality, Rishi Sunak on protecting jobs and Nigel Skill on the importance of openness, fairness and honesty.

NEWS | Published October 8th 2020, 8:07 am

LEADERSHIP ROUNDUP: AMS, Wythenshawe Forum Trust, Spirotech and Argent Wealth

Our latest leadership roundup brings news of AMS sponsoring lectures in Edinburgh, the Wythenshawe Forum Trust undergoing valuable training, and Spirotech completing a successful soda ash system upgrade. It also includes a treatise from Argent Wealth on the importance of security.

NEWS | Published October 7th 2020, 4:04 pm

Babble and JKH honoured as Shared Earth raises money for Covid-19 relief

In a much needed triple-dose of good news, Babble Contact have won the Five9 EMEA Reseller of the Year award, JKH have been inducted into three membership organisations, while Shared Earth have vastly exceeded their fund raising target for Covid-19 relief in India, Kenya and Uganda.

NEWS | Published October 6th 2020, 10:10 am

LEADERS IN THEIR OWN WORDS: Trump, Biden, Oldham, Khan and Plenderleith

In our latest series of leadership quotations, we hear from Donald Trump and Joe Biden on Covid-19. We also hear from Chris Oldham on recruitment difficulties and Chris Plenderleith on how to create economic growth.

NEWS | Published October 5th 2020, 2:02 pm

ADEY come in for praise, while Wills & Trusts and Maped Helix offer timely guidance

ADEY, the Cheltenham-based designers and manufacturers, have come in for praise from one of their key clients. Meanwhile, Wills & Trusts and Maped Helix have offered timely advice for, respectively, people looking to secure their estates and parents settling their children back into school.

NEWS | Published October 5th 2020, 2:02 pm

Wolverhampton Grand Theatre speaks for many theatres across the country

The Wolverhampton Grand Theatre has moved to remind would be theatre goers that it is still possible to support the creative arts during the current climate of restrictions.

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