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The Bull in Ditchling, current holder of the Great British Pub of the Year award, will have access to high-speed fibre broadband next month.
Britain's WPP, the world's biggest advertising agency, said on Tuesday it had been hit by a cyber attack, one of many major Corporations to face major disruption. A spokesman confirmed it had been affected without giving any further details. The ...

The organisations are launching what they're calling an Opportunity Fund together, and are approaching businesses and entrepreneurs to contribute.
Hundreds of thousands of UK businesses will be potentially at risk of huge fines (up to 4 per cent of a firm's global annual turnover) by not complying with the forthcoming EU General Data Protection (GDPR) next May, according to latest research ...
Almost two-thirds of Britain's biggest listed companies now require their top executives to hold on to share bonuses for at least five years, according to one of the world's largest asset managers that has pushed to overhaul executive pay.
The recent Queen's Speech is a reflection of this - a stripped down legislative agenda that focuses on Brexit over the next two years, with eight complex bills set to deal with extricating the UK from the European Union. Brexit, of course, hasn't been ...
"Many say foreign ownership doesn't matter as long as the jobs stay in Britain," he said. "But the problem is when the IP goes out of the UK. It also begs the question why don't we want to do it ourselves." He also suggested incentivising companies to ...
The companies, Arconic and Whirlpool, are widely expected to be central players in litigation over the fire, which killed at least 79 people this month.
If there are some noticeable gaps in the European venture scene, the first is there is still a small number of European entrepreneurs who have built products..
UK businesses notice success from IaaS adoption which surpass the outdated perceptions of the service and make it the next big thing.
workers at a British luxury smartphone maker fear that hundreds of skilled jobs may be at risk amid anger over missing pension contributions and a dispute over how its Turkish exile owner took control of the business.
The Business in Britain report is in its 25th year and is put together from the views of 1,500 companies, mostly small and medium sized enterprises that are (as we keep being told) the engines of growth.
Sector says current threat coming to the fore because of trend towards decentralised power plants.
Transparency and tax campaigners are clashing with officials from the British Virgin Islands (BVI) over a new report claiming the Caribbean islands are not a tax haven.
"The Queen's Speech clearly recognised the challenges facing government on Brexit, but fell short of concrete proposals to address the UK's productivity deficit, which is key to boosting pay, living standards and the ability of UK businesses to remain ...

companies in the UK's 'gig economy' should disclose the average sum they pay to those working via their platforms, according to a report from the Social market Foundation think tank.
More than a third of the largest companies in the UK now have a digital executive whose sole task is to pull a competitive advantage from digital transformation efforts.
The Ariane 5 rocket with a payload of four galileo satellites lifting off from the European Space Agency's spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana.
The build-up to the EU referendum was marked by contrasting claims over the future of Britain's economy inside or outside the European Union.
UK businesses have been urged to ramp up efforts to reduce carbon emissions after research found that organisations involved in the government's Carbon ...
businesses are in denial over Brexit, with some refusing to acknowledge the "significant risks" that will accompany the UK's departure from the EU, a senior figure at KPMG has warned. A "band of firms" are yet to protect themselves from the imminent ...
Around 800,000 UK small businesses are yet to be auto-enrolment compliant, according to new figures released by the Pensions Regulator this week.
NEW DATA reveals 76% of UK CEO's believe a cyber security breach to be a significant threat to business in 2017; significantly higher than global peers at just 61%.
The speech proposed a Data Protection Bill that will see the UK tighten up data laws to be more like the EU's new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR); legislation which comes into effect in May 2018 and requires businesses to take extra measures ...
In the meantime, British Comms specialists are likely to have more success by spread betting and entering work in categories as diverse as Outdoor, Promo and Data Storytelling.
Fund research firm Fitz Partners has found the ongoing charges figures (OCFs) for UK All companies funds could rise by 0.25% if the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) goes ahead with its 'all-in' fee proposals in its Final Report on the Asset Management ...
A recently released University of Kentucky College of agriculture study says agricultural-related businesses contributes $2.3 billion annually to the Fayette County economy.
25 advisory and consulting firms have been placed among UK's top employers for graduates, according to the Guardian UK 300 rankings.
The leaders of the largest British companies operating in Egypt intend to increase their investments in the next period, especially after the approval of the New Investment Law by President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi.
Britain is no longer one of the most expensive countries for expats and globe trotting workers, as the fall in the pound has made the UK a cheaper location, ...
UK businesses are putting almost no effort into securing the data they keep on USB drives, which is not in line with what GDPR demands, potentially putting them at risk of being hit with huge fines.
Almost two thirds of UK businesses are failing to meet basic health and safety laws and are putting their employees in danger, according to new research conducted ahead of Health and Safety Week (19-23 June 2017).
Small businesses are no longer optimistic about their prospects for growth, as fears over a troubled domestic economy begin to deepen.
Council housing chiefs are set to become the first in the country to stop using controversial property guardian companies who take over its empty buildings for nothing and charge people to live there.
And whilst Malwarebytes' investigation found that ransomware actually saw a four percent drop across Europe compared to the previous quarter, UK businesses saw a 57 percent increase in the number of attacks. In fact, UK is hit by more ransomware than ...
British businesses face years of "uncertainty and difficulty" following Brexit, the DUKe of York has said. The Queen's son, who stepped down as the UK's roving business ambassador six years ago, said he had "no idea" how the country's exit from the ...
What's more, London has proved itself as a destination to scale, with the UK capital home to more tech unicorns (companies valued at a minimum of $1bn or more) than any other country in Europe. Despite high profile implosions from the likes of Ve ...
0 Comments. A host of channel firms have made it onto The Sunday Times' International Fast Track 200 league table. The Fast Track ranks UK midmarket companies with the fastest growing international sales over their two most recent financial accounts.
More than half of businesses in the UK have admitted that they know either nothing, or very little, of the financial consequences of not complying with GDPR.
The rise of artificial intelligence (AI) technology could be set to shake up the job scene in the UK sooner than expected, new research shows.
The association for British waste-management companies has some concerns about Brexit. Its members send some 3 million metric tons of refuse every year to European facilities for treatment, and with the pound's slide since last year's referendum, their ...
France and the UK are considering imposing fines on social media companies "that fail to take action" against terrorist Propaganda and violent content, under a joint anti-terror campaign announced Tuesday.
The British and French have already made separate efforts to limit extremists' online presences, but they now believe they can accomplish more by working together.
Instead, Pervade Software, a legitimate and public facing information security business based out of Cardiff, Wales, sells a platform designed for private companies to retaliate against hackers with DDoS and other digital attacks. The company's ...
UK businesses told the researchers that they were "highly sceptical" about the potential to replace the current free access to the EU market with growth elsewhere, as 61% of British goods and services exports go to the EU. The report ... After ...
While the results of the snap election that U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May had called for may boost political uncertainty, reports in The Financial Times said companies are looking at how the results will impact the country's approach to Brexit ...
"It is hard to overstate what a dramatic impact the current political uncertainty is having on business leaders, and the consequences could - if not addressed immediately - be disastrous for the UK economy. ... Given the backdrop of an already slowing ...
British businesses have rejected claims by leading Brexiters that trade with the rest of the world can replace free access to European markets, arguing that quitting the single market and customs union without a trade deal with the EU will harm their ...


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