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Rameder presents rear carrier for folding wheelchair

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Secure storage and easy transport for car journeys are essential for wheelchair users. The convenient Allround rear carrier now makes this possible – it can be mounted directly on the towbar in a few simple steps. In the Rameder online shop www.rameder.eu, the system is available, including 13-pin connector. The high quality Allround rear carrier with TÜV/GS approval for a folding wheelchair allows easy installation on the vehicle towbar. Additional features are the user-friendly operatio... Read the full story

for aisha goes from strength to strength with major new investment

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for aisha, the award-winning halal baby food manufacturer, has announced a major £seven-figure investment in its company. The injection of funds, from leading independent infrastructure and private equity investment firm, the Foresight Group, will help the baby food brand develop its UK and international expansion plans, bolster its management team and further invest in its trade and consumer marketing activities. for aisha, one the UKs fastest growing baby food brands, was founded by Mark... Read the full story

Movie Car Quiz: How Many Can YOU Name?

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To make a successful film, it takes a whole team’s effort – the mise en scène is just as important as the lead actor.Some extras, the car a character drives for instance, are so significant that they come to be synonymous with the film.But which movie cars are the most famous?Click4reg.co.uk quizzed internet users around the world on their knowledge of 38 famous cars, asking them to identify the name and original movie of each. And the results are in!Correctly guessed by 87%, the DMC DeL... Read the full story

PRICE COMPARISON WEBSITES HITTING DRIVERS WITH HIDDEN COSTS

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88% of young drivers have no idea that insurers are charged £60 per policy sold via price comparison websites 92% are unaware that this commission is passed onto the consumer in their premiums 84% don’t realise many PCWs are owned by insurers which may compromise how objective the comparisons are DRIVERS are outraged as a new report sheds light on the practices price comparison websites are implementing to persuade vulnerable young drivers to part with their hard-earned cash - when they... Read the full story

New product_ AVer EP65, the ultimate Zoom Rooms conferencing system

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AVer EP65, the ultimate Zoom Rooms conferencing systemAll-in-one 65” Touch Screen panel delivers enterprise grade video conferencingAVer Europe is launching the AVer EP65, exclusively available in the UK via Nuvola Distribution with a three-year warranty.The AVer EP65 is an interactive flat panel featuring Zoom Rooms integration to go along with the latest AVer camera and audio technology, this 65” display can transform any meeting room into a streamlined collaboration hub for both video... Read the full story

Classic Car Quiz: How Many Can YOU Name?

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We all love a little bit of nostalgia. Whether it’s reminiscing about the places we used to visit or cars we used to own, it’s nice to look back.But which classic cars are the most iconic?Click4reg.co.uk has quizzed internet users* on their knowledge of classic cars around the world. By guessing the brand and model of various timeless vehicles, the top 20 classic cars of all time can be revealed!Which cars come out on top?In first place, with 82% correctly guessing it, is the Ferrari Dino... Read the full story

11:11 - The New Answer To The Universe

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11:11 IS BELIEVED TO BE A SPIRITUAL DAY FOR MANY, BUT WHAT DOES 11 NUMEROLOGICALLY MEAN?This post isn’t designed to go in-dept on the topic of numerology which is vast in it’s depth and science. But to honour today being the 11th November, I wanted to provide a nudge to some of you who may remain completely unaware that numerology can play a major role in your life’s experiences, and to bring a fragment of the ‘11’ insight to you that may ring a small epiphany bell that sets you off... Read the full story

11:11 IS BELIEVED TO BE A SPIRITUAL DAY FOR MANY, BUT WHAT DOES 11 NUMEROLOGICALLY MEAN?

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This post isn’t designed to go in-dept on the topic of numerology which is vast in it’s depth and science. But to honour today being the 11th November, I wanted to provide a nudge to some of you who may remain completely unaware that numerology can play a major role in your life’s experiences, and to bring a fragment of the ‘11’ insight to you that may ring a small epiphany bell that sets you off on the path to find out more.  The Karmic Master Number 11 symbolises spiritual awaken... Read the full story

Malaysia becomes new battleground for Grab and Gojek, says GlobalData

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Following the news that Malaysia will allow motorcycle-hailing firms such as Indonesia’s Gojek and local start-up Dego Ride to operate on a limited scale from January 2020;Animesh Kumar, Director of Automotive Consulting at GlobalData, a leading research and consulting company, offers his view:“It is a welcome move in Malaysia, in which ride-hailing user-penetration is nearly double than that of the overall Asia-Pacific region. The country is among key motorcycle markets in the world. The... Read the full story

Geneva Goes Green - Driving bans: Geneva sets an example in the fight against air pollution

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Berlin, 08.11.2019. The canton of Switzerland's second largest city with 200,000 inhabitants has decided to introduce an environmental zone for Geneva and the surrounding area from 15 January 2020. This is a temporary zone that is activated during an air pollution peak with a few hours' advance and then applies between 6:00 and 22:00. One of the reasons for this measure is the high number of deaths caused by air pollution. In 2018, there were around 3,000 deaths throughout Switzerland.Dependi... Read the full story

Improving the Patient Experience

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A recent installation of LED ceiling panels in Maidstone Hospital has been greeted with great excitement by both patients and staff at the busy hospital. The panels were designed and supplied by LED Ceilings Ltd of Glenmullan, Newry, Co.Down who specialize in these unique and eye catching fixtures which can greatly enhance any building.Managing Director of LED Ceilings Ltd Chris Taylor said of the installation;“This is yet another example of how our product can greatly augment any space and... Read the full story

Synopsis

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Will today be the day your life changes forever?Will today be the day that you attract the eye of a stranger?Will someone you have known for years develop an unhealthy obsession with you?I cannot tell you at what exact point my life changed.  And you probably wouldn’t be able totell anyone else when evil came into your life.  Rather than a crash, mine was more like aslow drip.  A series of episodes that on their own seemed upsetting and frustrating ratherthan something that has made me... Read the full story

Brexit casts shadow over electric vehicle availability

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A recent report conducted by LeasePlan, which surveyed 4,000 people in 16 countries, found 61% of global respondents favour zero-emission electric driving, while half of UK respondents said their desire to own an electric vehicle (EV) has risen in the last three years, reports GlobalData.The government launched its Road to Zero strategy last year pledging to see at least half of new cars to be ultra-low emission by 2030 and cease the sale of new conventional petrol and diesel vans by 2040.How... Read the full story

HEREFORDSHIRE PETROL STATION COMES TO THE MARKET

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Specialist business property adviser, Christie & Co has brought to the market Saffrons Cross Garage in Hereford.Situated on the busy A417 between Leominster and Hereford, Saffrons Cross Garage benefits from a circa 2,000sqft store which includes a range of chillers, freezers, wall and gondola shelving. The store also has a National Lottery terminal and compliant tobacco gantry. Away from the retail area there is a workshop, three stock rooms, a kitchen staff room and staff WC. The forecourt b... Read the full story

Super cool exhaust system for Mercedes A-Class

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Sportservice Lorinser provides more powerful sound and dramatic appearance More than one year ago, Mercedes launched the new A-Class of the 177 series, further cultivating the dynamic style of the predecessor. The A 45 S, which followed in the summer of 2019, even nabbed the title for the world's strongest four-cylinder production model. But it does not always have to be the 421 HP (310 kW) Uber-Benz – even the entry-level models have plenty of sporty appeal. Sportservice Lorinser, the w... Read the full story

ALL-NEW 2020 TRIUMPH BOBBER TFC

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Pure Unparalleled Perfection Triumph’s beautiful and innovative Bobber, launched in 2017, created a whole new classic sub-category and inspired a new enthusiastic fan base thanks to its peerless authenticity, hand crafted custom style and stunning engineering. Now, the third all-new Triumph Factory Custom model to be launched, the Bobber TFC delivers its own step up in ultra-premium custom finish and detailing, a higher performance 1,200cc High Torque engine, lighter weight higher specifi... Read the full story

Quarter of SME retailers missing the bill on consumer finance boom

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A quarter of UK retailers are not capitalising on the rise in consumers spending on finance, according to new research. The study, conducted by innovative finance solutions provider, Duologi, found that consumer finance is on the rise, with 16% of consumers now purchasing on finance, rather than credit cards and bank loans, compared to just 6% in 2017. Moreover, 83% of consumers said they would consider using point-of-sale (POS) finance in the future, compared to 78% in 2017. With 168,490... Read the full story

MANN+HUMMEL at Agritechnica 2019

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MANN+HUMMEL presents new technologies for agricultural machines  New software solution enables fleet operators to plan service precisely Air cleaners protect fuel cells from particles and harmful gases and offer space-optimized solutions for demanding applications Reliable engine protection through urea filter module and fuel filter with three-stage water separation Efficient crankcase ventilation system using ProVent2 Fast and clean service through WAVELOCK spin-on filter conceptLudwigsbur... Read the full story

Stress is biggest issue for automotive industry people - according to Ben’s latest survey results

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Today, on National Stress Awareness Day, Ben is revealing the results from its most recent business survey, in which automotive industry employers identified stress as a major issue affecting employees. A total of 70% of respondents to the employer survey said stress had most affected their employees’ health & wellbeing - particularly those in the manufacturing and retail sectors. This was also reflected in the latest employee survey, with 57% saying they are stressed at work, 47% are stre... Read the full story

Revealed: The UK’s driving opinions (Survey results)

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The team at Dayinsure conducted a survey looking to uncover the UK’s driving opinions. Surveying 400 members of the UK public, they posed a series of fascinating questions looking at all aspects of driving.Nearly 90% of people believe that older people should be required to take another driving test later in life. The most shocking result from the survey was that nearly all of those asked believe that older people should be required to take another driving test.On the topic of driving test... Read the full story

The Ball Game A Creative Team Building Exercise

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The ball game is a creative team building exercise, and this video shows each step of the process which successful teams use to bring creative solutions to challenging problems.Email:  jeremy.francis@constantior.com Tel:  +44 (0)1634 842078Mobile: +44 (0)7973 216323Skype:  jeremy.francis1904Web: jeremyfrancis.co.uk Read the full story

CORRECTION: Landmark criminal prosecution of emission parts maker by DVSA

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The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) has won a landmark prosecution case against a Hampshire aftermarket emission control parts manufacturer for supplying products which fail to meet the required environmental standards. The case against European Exhaust and Catalyst Ltd, which took place at Portsmouth Magistrates Court and concluded on Monday 28 October, resulted in a criminal conviction for the company and a £3,000 fine. The court also ordered the company to pay costs totalli... Read the full story

ALL-NEW 2020 THRUXTON RS The Legend Evolves

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The name ‘Thruxton’ is an internationally-acclaimed motorcycle racing icon, born from incredible success at the Thruxton 500 race and the Isle of Man TT, inspiring a whole generation of fanatical cafe racers.Designed and developed to evolve the legend even further, the new Thruxton RS model combines all the original cafe racer design DNA and pure original style with modern Thruxton capability whilst setting a new level of performance with a higher power engine, even more supreme cafe ra... Read the full story

FHBR ceases after 31 December 2019

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The Finance House Base Rate (FHBR) will cease to exist after 31 December 2019   The European Union’s Benchmarks Regulation requires benchmark administrators located in the EU to be authorised by their national regulator.  As it would not be practicable for the FLA to become an authorised benchmark administrator, the FLA’s Board has agreed that the FHBR will cease to exist after 31 December 2019. Read the full story

Landmark criminal prosecution of emission parts maker by DVSA

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The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) has won a landmark prosecution case against a Hampshire aftermarket emission control parts manufacturer for supplying products which fail to meet the required environmental standards. The case against European Exhaust and Catalyst Ltd, which took place at Portsmouth Magistrates Court and concluded on Monday 28 October, resulted in criminal convictions for its directors and a £3,000 fine. The court also ordered the company to pay costs totallin... Read the full story

NEW 2020 BUD EKINS BONNEVILLE T120 AND T100 SPECIAL EDITIONS

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Celebrating a genuine motorcycle legend In 2020, Triumph will launch two very special editions of the iconic Bonneville T120 and T100 that celebrate the iconic name and legend of Bud Ekins. A 1960s motorcycle icon, Bud was a professional Hollywood stuntman, top motocross and desert racer, and the rider who made arguably the most famous motorcycle film jump in history in the WWII film The Great Escape on behalf of his movie star friend and ISDT partner Steve McQueen. These two new beautiful s... Read the full story

Absent Presence

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Absent Presence itself is an Oxymoron and noun described as ‘a figure of speech in which apparent and contradictory terms appear in conjunction’.Absent Presence can mean many things and the following meanings have been personal to me on my own healing journey, but will likely resonate with anyone who’s faced challenges associated with emotional trauma.The two potent words provides my practice with the ideal title lending succinct values and pathways to healing for:emotionEmotion arising... Read the full story

Communication, Consultation, Collaboration in Change

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Jeremy explains the 3 key contributors to successful change management, namely communication, consultation and collaboration.Email:  jeremy.francis@constantior.com Tel:  +44 (0)1634 842078Mobile: +44 (0)7973 216323Skype:  jeremy.francis1904Web: jeremyfrancis.co.uk  Read the full story

UNIQUE CONVENIENCE STORE OPPORTUNITY IN GLOUCESTERSHIRE COMES TO THE MARKET

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Specialist property business adviser Christie & Co has brought to the market Yorkley Stores, a local convenience store in Gloucestershire. Situated in the heart of the affluent village of Yorkley in West Gloucestershire, Yorkley Stores is approximately three miles north of Lydney and twenty miles south-west of Gloucester.Current owners, Andy and Donna Palmer, moved to the area in July 2011 and after eight years they have decided to sell the business in order to free up time for their wider fa... Read the full story

Disabled motoring events announced for 2020

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Following this summer’s successful programme of events, The Big Event will be returning to the NEC in Birmingham on 3 and 4 July 2020. The flagship show houses the UK’s largest display of cars, Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles (WAVs), powered wheelchairs and scooters for disabled people, with cars also available to test drive. In addition to the event in Birmingham, there will be four regional One Big Days taking place across the UK. The 2020 dates are: Friday 3 and Saturday 4 July, The Bi... Read the full story

AWARD-WINNING ANSELL VILLAGE STORES GROUP BROUGHT TO MARKET THROUGH CHRISTIE & CO

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Specialist business property advisor, Christie & Co have brought to market award-winning independent retail group, Ansell Village Stores Limited.The group, which consists of four convenience stores and post offices in the vibrant home counties of Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire, was formed in 2002 by the current owners, Steve and Carolyn Ansell. They began trading in Meppershall, following an acquisition of the town’s local convenience store and Post Office. Over the years they have grown th... Read the full story

FRANK STEPHENSON TO SPEAK AT NASA – “THE KEY TO UNLOCKING THE FUTURE OF SAFETY IS IN THE NATURE THAT SURROUNDS US”

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Stephenson will be speaking at NASA about the future of safety within design and how this can be inspired by nature   Stephenson will announce his latest project, a child car seat named BabyArk, which takes a lead from nature and incorporates new protection mechanisms within its design   Global ‘thought leaders’ will be speaking at the fourth annual Cross Industry Innovation Summit at the NASA Space Centre Houston between 4th-6th November 2019   More information about the summit can... Read the full story

Over 20 Million Volunteers Take Action on National and World Cleanup Day

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Philpotts Introduces New Christmas Range

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Philpotts is set to launch a new range for the Christmas period, including a festive selection of hot drinks, wraps and sandwiches. The new Christmas range will be hitting Philpotts stores* on 4th November and include the much-anticipated Yorkshire pudding wrap with traditional Christmas dinner filling, along with a winter-warming selection of carvery sandwiches and handcrafted coffees and hot chocolates. The range has been developed internally by A.F. Blakemore Food Solutions & Retail Prop... Read the full story

PAUL STONE SPAR STORES PARTNER WITH WE LOVE MCR CHARITY

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The seven Manchester city centre stores run by Paul Stone SPAR have launched a charity partnership with iconic local charity We Love MCR. The core of the partnership will be charity collection tins in every store, which currently bring in thousands of pounds in donations each year. Paul’s store staff will also receive refunds on their entry fees to sponsored events they take part in for the Charity, and all colleagues will be encouraged to get involved in 2020. Business owner Paul Stone s... Read the full story

SPAR expands wine range with vegan-friendly Vine & Bloom wines

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Leading UK convenience retailer SPAR has made it easy to pick up a bottle of vegan-friendly wine locally thanks to its new Vine & Bloom wine range. The Vine & Bloom wines have been developed in close collaboration with long-term supplier partner, Cantina di Sociale Soave, based in Northern Italy, focusing on popular grape varieties including, Pinot Grigio, Merlot and a Rose. This is the first wine range from SPAR that highlights its vegan friendly on the front label. Currently, more than 70%... Read the full story

SOMERSET VILLAGE CONVENIENCE STORE COMES TO THE MARKET THROUGH CHRISTIE & CO

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Specialist property business adviser, Christie & Co is pleased to bring to market Spar Porlock, a convenience store business situated in the heart of the affluent village of Porlock, in south west Somerset.Approximately five miles west of Minehead and 29 miles north west of Taunton, Porlock sits on the edge of Exmoor National Park, an area of hilly open moorland that attracts walkers all year round. With a large prominent shop front, the store benefits from excellent levels of passing trade a... Read the full story