Worcestershire Business News

Charity Channel Swimmer in Final Preparations

Alison Hornby, Financial Controller at Bromsgrove based CogendaWorks is now in the final stages of her training for a planned cross-channel swim at the end of July. A large lake at Sandwell Valley Country Park saw an intensive training session last Sunday 15th July with ten hours of continuous swimming. Alison’s…

Business ArticlesWorcestershire
Whiting Landscape complete landmark scheme

A Bromsgrove firm has completed landscaping works to what is believed to be Europe’s first joint public and university library. Whiting Landscape , based in Wildmoor Lane, was commissioned by contractors Galliford Try to construct a distinctive, architecturally designed landscape around Worcester’s latest…

Building and ConstructionWorcestershire
School designs discussed at crucial meeting

Education experts, architects and planners are meeting at the award-winning Cotswold Conference Centre this week to discuss the future design of UK schools. More than a dozen leading members of the British Council for School Environments (BCSE) will come together on Thursday and Friday to examine the effect that…

Hospitality & TourismWorcestershire
Floods cannot disrupt Controlaccount customer service

Controlaccount, the Bromsgrove based credit control, recovery and management business has maintained its 24/7 service levels despite recent flooding. Torrential rain caused the nearby canal to overflow, resulting in the first floor at Controlaccount’s offices including the board room being invaded by some 18 inches…