Mar 19, 2007
Cybercriminals target local business

Large corporations have beefed up their security so hackers and fraudsters are turning to small and medium enterprises for easier pickings, Andrew Sheldon warned an audience of business professionals.

Mar 19, 2007
Conference focuses on world stage

Business Without Borders has been organised by the University of Bedfordshire’s Centre for Competitiveness and will feature high-profile speakers and the presentation of some exclusive research on global and

Mar 02, 2007
Small firms appeal to Chancellor

As the Federation of Small Businesses presented its Budget submission to the Treasury, senior FSB figures warned that the Chancellor must make this "his best Budget".

National chairman

Mar 02, 2007
Firms prefer migrant workers, survey reveals

Many would rather employ migrant workers and have done so particularly since 2004, when more countries joined the European Union.

But the findings have prompted serious concern at

Mar 01, 2007
The fight for Urban Eden: let battle commence

Urban Eden has had its first meeting, attended by a far better-than-expected cross-section of concerned citizens, including many who’ve been involved in its development and foundation.

One of

Feb 28, 2007
Small firms appeal to election candidates

The UK’s largest business organisation has reminded councils that 12 million people are employed by small firms, that their taxes fund local authority activity and maintain vibrant high streets

Feb 28, 2007
Bedfordshire networking: March


Sponsor: Lloyds TSB
Networking breakfast.
Contact: Charles Smith on 01234 825866
Bedford Corn Exchange
March 7, 7.30am


Feb 26, 2007
Brewery opens new distribution centre

The Morewood Centre, in Wallis Way off Cambridge Road, Bedford, will be the company’s new distribution centre.

The building has been designed to offset up to 208

Feb 26, 2007
Firms warned over WEEE Directive

Computer Remarketing Services says that the government should be doing more to ensure that companies fully understand the implications of the WEEE Directive, which comes into force in July.

Feb 24, 2007
A few things to know about Bulgarians

...Bulgarians nod their heads for ‘No’ and shake for ‘Yes’. Some Bulgarians know these signs are the opposite to what we expect to see and change them to be

News Filter
online publications

Read the Latest Editions