Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Business News

Swindon House of Fraser to close before Christmas

Department store House of Fraser is set to close its doors in Swindon for the last time on Monday 26th November according to notices placed in-store.

The Swindon outlet store was earmarked for closure alongside thirty other stores in the UK as part of a company voluntary arrangement...


New Wiltshire Care Academy partnership to address skills gap

Leading independent recruiter 24-7 Staffing and Wiltshire College & University Centre have teamed up to help improve the skills and numbers of carers in the county.

Chippenham-based 24-7 Staffing and the College are jointly launching a Care Academy, to provide training for carers who are...

Excalibur Communications recognised as an investor in people

IT Server

Excalibur Communications, a leading South West based telecoms and IT solutions service provider, has been awarded gold accreditation against the Investors in People (IIP) Standard, demonstrating its commitment to high performance through good people management. Only two per cent of IIP recognised companies are...


MHA Monahans expands with new Partner

Chartered accountancy firm MHA Monahans continues to grow with the appointment of James Keeton as Partner.  James will primarily be based across the firm’s Somerset offices in Taunton and Glastonbury.

James brings with him extensive accountancy experience, having spent over 20 years at some of...

Ice rink by night, Beach by day – Pebley signs up Wildcats fan

Motor dealer Pebley Beach has signed up one of the biggest fans of Swindon’s ice hockey team, the Wildcats.

Melanie Beckett – whose family are such big supporters of the club that they sponsor one of its players – has been hired as a sales...

Public exhibition to be held on proposals for a Swindon Science Park

Early proposals for the development of a high quality, sustainable Science Park in Swindon are to be shown to the public at an exhibition on Wednesday 5th September.

The proposals, which are being developed by Swindon-based Wasdell Properties Ltd, will deliver much-needed facilities for research and...

Appeal after fatal crash near Marlborough last night

Cricklade Road

Wiltshire Police are appealing for the public's help in tracing the driver of a car involved in a fatal crash near Marlborough last night.

The single-vehicle road traffic collision happened shortly after 9pm yesterday (Saturday 18 August 2018) on the B4192 near Toll Cottage, Preston, near...