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A new HMRC taskforce will focus on Midlands restaurants
A new HMRC taskforce will focus on Midlands restaurants

Midlands restaurant owners are to be targeted by a new taskforce, created and trained by HMRC to check and collect tax payments by these businesses. This new taskforce is one of six created by HMRC, and follows a tax-review of restaurants in London, the North West, and Scotland. The taskforce initiative, that has…

Silverwoods scheme gets green light

Leading property specialists St Francis Group’s exciting plans for a major redevelopment of the former British Sugar factory site in Worcestershire have been given the go ahead by planners. The proposed Silverwoods development could create over 400 jobs and will see the redundant 74-acre site in Kidderminster…

Hundreds stride out on hospice Midnight Walk

Two hundred and fifty people strode out on the annual St Richard’s Hospice Midnight Walk – with men joining the fun for the first time. The Ladies Midnight Walk and men’s fancy dress drag walk set off at midnight on five or ten mile routes around Worcester. (on Saturday, 7th July.) St Richard’s Hospice Senior…

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Staff on the run for good

Staff from West Midland Safari Park donned a variety of fancy dress costumes and regalia during a recent Fun Run and despite the awful weather conditions raised £2000 for animals in the wild that are facing extinction. Of the 29 contestants, Oli Butler – who works in the Food & Beverage department – ran…

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