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Sunday, 26 January

News
David Attenborough: A Life on Our Planet - A New Game Changer Premieres

Sir David Attenborough's Blue Planet 2 changed the world - now a new film by the famed natural historian will launch on April 16...will it go even...

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The Positive Energy Coming From Brexit

What Brexit blues? New research reveals over half of businesses in the energy sector believe Brexit will have a long-term positive impact.   The company behind...

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Brum Comes Tops Of Regeneration Opportunities List

New research has revealed Birmingham as the council area with the most opportunities for regeneration for investment in empty commercial and residential properties. UK...

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Union To Make April Fools Out Of OCS And Engie

Having just been awarded contracts with a total value of £1.1 billion, OCS and Engie will be disappointed to learn that strike action could be called before they...

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No Strategy - No Net-Zero

Lack of know-how is holding back UK carbon reduction, says a new report from Mitie which suggests nearly two-thirds of UK businesses don't have a net-zero...

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Airedale Buys Flowrite To Become Largest Hospitality Maintainer

The Airedale Group, the specialists in the installation and servicing of catering equipment UK has acquired Flowrite Refrigeration Holdings Limited. Commenting on the...

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Don’t Waste It Roundtable Series – Managing Demand and Expectations

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Blue Monday

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Celebrating Front of House Excellence Within The Corporate World

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Supervisors - Admin Overtakes Active Management

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Facilities Management
At The Races – Newbury Appoints Contractor

January 22 saw OCS announce that the company been selected by Newbury Racecourse to provide cleaning and 'customer services'.   The contract will see...

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Cleaning, Hygiene & Washroom
It's A Knockout - Anaesthetists Tender Sees One Winner

How's this for a coincidence, Churchill, the cleaning contractor, has got the gig at Churchill House - home to the  Royal College of Anaesthetists. Churchill...

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Environment & Sustainability
Searle Searcher - Pioneer Crosses Antarctic With FM Co Help

RSK, a UK-based environmental and engineering consultancy, has helped a pioneering woman achieve her goal of trekking to the South Pole - and raising awareness of the...

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Education & Training
Free Training To Help Protect The UK

An award-winning counter terrorism training course is now available to the public for the first time and police want you to sign up and sign up your colleagues to help...

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Technology
It's The Uber For FM Staffing – Ezitracker Collaborates with Broadstone on Temp Staff App

With a plan to deliver a contingent workforce into the FM supply sector, workforce management software company Ezitracker has partnered with Broadstone, a tech...

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Products & Projects
FD60 - Crucial In Fire Door Safety

Yale Door and Window Solutions has successfully tested a number of its products to meet the FD60 fire door specification as part of a commitment to improving fire safety...

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Fleet & Transportation
On The Road Again - SMR Service Keeps Vehicles Moving

Europcar has released the first data on how a bespoke Service, Maintenance and Repair service is supporting its Europcar Van customers. The Europcar Mobility Group UK...

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Safety & Health
Making The Cut - FM Co Wins Sword

A cleaning and waste management services company has taken a British Safety Council Sword of Honour for 'outstanding' management of health and safety risks at two...

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People
Charlotte Parr “Delighted to Be Joining the Churchill Team”

Former UK Head of Sales & Marketing for Bunzl Cleaning & Hygiene Supplies takes a new direction. The Churchill Group has announced the appointment of Charlotte...

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Security, Fire & Contingency Planning
2020 - A Year For The Brave?

Stuart Lowden writes that 2020 could see a wave of investment on its way, strong enough to create a mini boom in the UK economy. The smoke has cleared and for the...

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Property
Niche Co-working Spaces Are On A High

Co-working spaces focused on the cannabis, construction and gaming industry have risen over the last few years - with new flexible workspace registrations more than...

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Building, Refurbishment & Fit-Out
Holy Moly - Catholic College Upgrade

Holy Cross College, a Catholic sixth form college in Bury, has seen an extension join together existing buildings and create walkways around a quadrangle - all of...

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Energy Management
Pilot Group Energy Management System Expects To Save One Million Tonnes of CO2 in 2020

Pilot Group’s EnergyMgr 2.0, launched in October, is expected to save more than one million tonnes of CO2 being produced in 2020.   Intelligent...

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Workplace & Wellbeing
On The Treadmill In 2020?

In the battle to overcome the negative effects of sedentary working, AJ Products has launched the desk treadmill. Long hours spent sitting at work, at home and...

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