Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Tag: Downing Street

Staycation 2022 keeps spirits alive for the industry

Ian Eason Instance Automatics
Ian Eason is letting go of 2021 - it’s onwards and upwards as far as the Instance Automatics boss is concerned. “We have no choice,” he says, cognisant of the hurdles that supply chain and rising energy prices have caused. But then, it is Christmas and he’s ever hopeful of a festive party invite from No 10 Downing Street. “I like to surround myself with Bell*nds!!” Enough said!

Bacta raise the political stakes

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Bacta has embarked on one of the most intensive programmes of political engagement in its recent history initiating three high profile events in the course of a week.   On Tuesday 19th September, a bacta delegation comprising President, Gabi Stergides, former President Jason Frost and Chief Executive John White, attended a meeting at Downing Street with Alex Martin, Advisor on Economic...

Osborne planned 2p removal and a move to a cashless society by 2020

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George Osborne previously attempted to scrap the 1p and 2p pieces in 2015 in a move towards “modernising” society but the change was blocked by David Cameron.   Former chancellor of the exchequer George Osborne came within weeks of announcing plans to take 1p and 2p pieces out of circulation - in a move that would have meant enormous consequences for...