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Thursday, 15 November

News
Santa's Little Help Themselvers Pull Knife On Security Guard

The Best Department Store in the World and the traditional London home to Santa in the lead up to Christmas has seen a group try to help themselves to luxury goods having...

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ISS Healthcare On A TFM High And Waverley Says Hello To Mitie Mouse

Camden and Islington NHS Foundation Trust has appointed ISS for a comprehensive FM contract that takes in estates maintenance, cleaning, catering for service users and...

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GGGGreat - EE Puts Frosting On 5G Rollout

After Three UK declared it will introduce 5G services that will compete with wired broadband, EE (part of the BT Group) has said it will be launching 5G within 16 UK...

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Interserve Shares Fall Further - Carillion Style Collapse Feared

Interserve, the construction and FM firm most likened to Carillion, has denied its finances are in meltdown despite the company's share price plunging 20 per cent in...

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And They're Off - Chelmsford Abandoned After Lights Go Out

The all weather horse racing track at Chelmsford City, which predominantly features evening events, was forced to call a halt to activities on Tuesday November 13 as a...

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No More Waiting - GVA Finally Gets Warm Reception In Avison Young Acquisition

Avison Young and global private equity firm EQT, announced on Thursday November 8 that they had entered into a definitive agreement for Avison Young to acquire...

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If You Buy Cheap, You Buy Twice

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Perceptions Of Apprenticeships - Creating A Skills Gap?

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Workplace Week - Lego, Justgiving And Transferwise Confirmed

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Re-start A Heart? 30 Per Cent Wouldn't Try

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Facilities Management
A Smart Move - Engie Buys Smart Buildings Firm

On the eve of the Smart Buildings Show at London's Barbican Centre, Engie acquired Smart Buildings Ltd, a company that specialises in smart buildings...

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Technology
Facing Up To Biometric Challenge

Innovise Software and FaceID Biometrics have joined forces to add face recognition technology to Innovise’s biometric portfolio. Face recognition technology...

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Security, Fire & Contingency Planning
Chubb Celebrates ‘Superbrand’ Status In Its 200th Year

Chubb Fire & Security has been recognised as the UK’s leading fire and security protection brand in the 2018 Business Superbrands survey. The award coincides...

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Energy
Renewable Energy Sector - Powered To Supply Government

An ambitious new agreement is set to increase public sector renewable energy sourcing. Powered by the new Dynamic Purchasing System, the agreement is expected to generate...

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Workplace & Wellbeing
Hang On A Mo - Movember Charity Has A Face Lift

The iconic Movember charity campaign has already come into full force, delivering the message about men’s health to the masses. When looking to redesign its London...

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People
Fireworks Night And Real Living Wage Rockets

November 5, saw the Living Wage Foundation announce a new UK Living Wage hourly rate of £9 per hour, an increase of 25p per hour. And London Mayor, Sadiq Khan...

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Education & Training
National Apprenticeship Week 2019 Date Announced

The date of the 12th annual National Apprenticeship Week - to take place in 2019 – has been announced and will run from 4 to 8 March 2019. Following the most...

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Environment & Sustainability
Growing Greenhouse Gasses Hamper 2030 Targets

Greenhouse gas emissions across the European Union rose slightly in 2017, mostly because of the transport sector. Preliminary estimates published on October 26 in the...

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Products & Projects
Online And In Touch – The Digital Way Ahead

Chris Goggin of Rinnai looks at the way to the future for installers, specifiers and end-users, with an online and fully digitalised approach to trading in...

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Building, Refurbishment & Fit-Out
Hitting The Roof Over Mobile Networks

Mobile network company and part of BT Group EE announced that nine 5G trial sites are now live across East London - but the process also called for the strengthening of...

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Fleet & Transportation
Pothole Breakdown Menace Doubles

Drivers are more than twice as likely suffer the fury of a  breakdown due to hitting a pothole than 12 years ago and the UK’s perennial pothole problem...

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Property
The Eagle Has Landed - Eagle House Joins Rent24

Co-working and flexible space firm, The Brew, with properties in London including Eagle House near Old Street, has just signed a deal with global co-working provider...

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Cleaning, Hygiene & Washroom
New Bag is Ab Fab For Girls that Bin Not Flush

A new partnership between PHS Group and FabLittleBag is helping businesses to address the environmental issues associated with the disposal of their sanitary waste,...

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Safety & Health
Legionnaires’ Disease - Identifying Breakthrough

An independent water study has shown increased accuracy of the Idexx Legiolert test in identifying Legionnaires’ disease risk over current methods. Idexx, a...

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