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Can Portsmouth’s South Parade Pier Still Be Saved?

December 13, 2012 by J Wade

Portsmouth’s once grande pier on the South Parade failed to sell at auction today. Its future is still uncertain.

Portsmouth To Become Super-Connected With Fast Broadband and Wireless

December 7, 2012 by J Wade

Last week we reported that Southampton Has The Best Internet Service In The UK. Now Portsmouth is set to challenge this as George Osbourne has announced in his autumn statement that it will receive governement funding to improve its wired and wireless Internet infracture.

Condor Logistics Collapses After LVCR Changes - 110 Portsmouth Jobs Lost

October 8, 2012 by J Wade

Today the Condor Group has announced that Condor Logistics will be closed down with the loss of around 110 jobs in Portsmouth and a further 70 jobs in the Channel Islands. Condor Logistics have been providing freight forwarding and logistics for businesses between the mainland and the Channel Islands for 50 years. They also deliver to the Isle of Wight and France.

Portsmouth Business Expo 2012

September 18, 2012 by admin

Portsmouth’s 2012 Business Expo will be hosted at the Pyramid Centre along the Southsea seafront in October.

The free event, being hosted on Thursday 18th October will feature free seminars, over 60 exhibiters, free prize draws and an opportunity for small and medium-sized local businesses to network.

Portsmouth Business School To Train RAF Officers

September 6, 2012 by J Wade

The University of Portsmouth Business School is to become a leading training centre for RAF Officers after winning a £5.3 million contract with the Royal Air Force. It will be working in partnership with Cranfield University in Bedfordshire and between them they will train 3,700 new RAF officers every year.

Portsmouth Air Festival Cancelled

July 12, 2012 by J Wade

This year was to be Portsmouth’s first air festival, however, due to a lack of financial support and conflicts with other events it has been forced to abandon its plans for 2012.

Portsmouth Shipyard Closure Could Cost 4,000 Jobs

June 29, 2012 by admin

A study commissioned by local council and business leaders has found that 4,000 jobs could go if Portsmouth Dockyard was to axe Shipbuilding.

The report set out to examine three scenario futures for Portsmouth Naval Base and the wide effect it could have, based on fears of the dockyard losing their shipbuilding trade.

Clinton Cards and Birthdays Stores Face Closure

May 14, 2012 by J Wade

On Wednesday last week Clinton Cards were forced into administration. The future for the businesses and their staff is currently uncertain. Clinton Cards have stores all across Hampshire, along with Birthdays, its party stores.

Warings Wins Contract For Lakeside North Harbour Business Parks Hub

May 2, 2012 by J Wade

The proposed expansion to the Lakeside North Harbour Business Park will be constructed by a local firm. The Warings Group, who are based in Portsmouth, will be managing the £3 million project to complete the Central Square Development.

Hampshire Employment Law and Tax Update Seminar for Businesses - 26th April 2012

April 4, 2012 by D Callis

Verisona Solicitors & Advocates and Rothmans Charted Accountants have paired up to bring you their annual Employment Law and Tax Update seminar.

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