business rates winners and losers

Business Rates Revaluation: Who Wins and Loses?

Manchester-based, The Beattie Partnership, has done some initial analysis of the draft rating list, released in advance of this...

disabilities and disability provision

Access Provision: Do You Really Cater For All Disabilities?

Businesses like to think of themselves as customer-focused.  But when it comes to provisions for people with disabilities, in practical...

restaurants

Are Bars and Restaurants Running Risks Through Exclusion?

The economy is changeable, and there may be turbulent times ahead. Uncertainty makes many businesses vulnerable and this is particularly...

asbestos removal

Asbestos: Are You Dying in a Material World?

Many myths persist about asbestos.  “Small amounts are harmless”, “It is easy to identify” or “You can...

Disabled - purple pound

Is Lack of Access Constraining the Purple Pound?

Consumer power can be a powerful force for change, particularly in an era of social media. When it comes to advocacy for disabled rights,...