Award success for pool providers

A LOCAL company has scooped an armful of national industry awards for their hot tub and swimming pool installations. Falcon Pools, based in Woodham, was a multiple winner at the British Pool... Read more »

CREST21 business awards live-stream will reach an even larger audience

CREST21 Business Awards, in common with enterprises around the world, has had to be agile and creative in order to make Surrey’s first sustainable business awards a reality despite the pandemic. Originally... Read more »

Free online Business School workshops for new start-ups

ENTREPRENEURS of the future are being offered places on a free online workshop which aims to get them up and running, even in the face of COVID-19 restrictions. The PopUp Business School... Read more »

Family firm cleans up

A CLEANING business that was started because a dad wanted to spend more time with his five children has thrived during the pandemic. SEC Surrey Exterior Cleaning began a year ago when... Read more »

Growth in new businesses despite COVID lockdown

SURREY registered 11,997 new businesses last year, an 8.7% increase on the 11,032 formed in 2019. The number of companies in the county is now 105,715, which shows 5% growth from the... Read more »

Bright spark Josh builds on his reputation

A YOUNG electrician who found himself out of work after completing his apprenticeship set out on his own and is now running a thriving business. Josh Lawrence has lived in the Woking... Read more »

Keynote speakers unveiled for CREST21 Awards

EXPERT speakers have been unveiled for the CREST21 Awards, Surrey’s inaugural business sustainability awards. The speakers will be sharing their knowledge and experience in driving sustainability forward, as well as celebrating the... Read more »

Yorkshire-style chippies that set new trends

FIFTY years ago, a Yorkshireman decided to introduce the sort of fish and chips served up in “God’s Own County” to the South East. Alan Rhodes succeeded, achieving his vision of creating... Read more »

New business sustainability awards going live

SURREY’S inaugural business sustainability awards are launching next week. The CREST21 Business Awards – promoting firms with policies and practices that support the environment – are free to enter, and open to... Read more »

Estate agent returns to his roots to run own office

A WOKING-born estate agent has returned to the town after living and working in London to open his own branch of a national consortium. The Woking office of Jackson-Stops opened when pandemic restrictions... Read more »