St Albans company owner helps Wheathampstead residents become more aware of dementia

A St Albans company owner is helping councillors and residents in Wheathampstead become more aware of dementia issues. Fiona Harrall, who co-owns Home Instead Senior Care St Albans, is helping The Wheathampstead Dementia Community Group (WDFCG) deliver the Alzheimer’s Society’s Dementia Friend’s Awareness Session to residents in the village. A session for councillors in Wheathampstead…

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Hertfordshire cat hotel owner purrs over launch of East of England Business Champions awards

The founder of a chain of luxury cat hotels in the East of England is purring about the puss-ibility of winning again in this year’s newly launched regional business champion awards. The East of England Business Champions, which covers Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire, Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire and Essex, was opened for entries this week. Abi Purser,…

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Top world award for sports journalism website run by former Dunstable schoolgirl

A former Dunstable schoolgirl who used to have no interest in athletics or the Olympics is now running one of the world’s top sports journalism websites. Sarah Bowron, who attended school at Kensworth Lower, Ashton Middle and Manshead Upper is now managing director of Dunsar Media which publishes several world-leading sports news websites, including insidethegames.biz…

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Biztech BrightSparc Awards winners from Cranfield, Milton Keynes and Luton

Student and business innovators were worthy winners at the Biztech BrightSparc Awards on Wednesday (May 24). The awards, re-launched after a six year absence, were held at the MKEX Technology Exhibition, at stadium:mk in front of an audience from business, education and Milton Keynes Council. Fredi Nonyelu, chairman of Biztech business and technology forum, said:…

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Plumbing and heating company on a mission to change perceptions of their industry win FSB Bedfordshire Business Awards overall title

A plumbing and heating company was flushed with success after winning the overall county title at the FSB Bedfordshire Business Awards. JTM Plumbing and Heating, based near Stotfold, received their prized accolade from John Allan, FSB National Chairman and Russell Gould, Chief Operating Officer (COO) of headline sponsor Everline at the fifth annual county awards…

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