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facts about converting chapels churches

Things to consider when investing in church or chapel conversions

Posted on November 20, 2018 12:30 pm by Bailey Clarke under Misc

Many property investors are seeking unusual buildings to convert into either homes or commercial spaces. It's not surprising that redundant churches across the UK have become favourable amongst many potential buyers. With originally features, stunning architecture and large spaces, they certainly provide the wow factor. Reasons why... Read More


Lincoln Castle 1068

Exploring Lincoln Castle’s Georgian and Victorian Prison

Posted on November 16, 2018 12:30 pm by Bailey Clarke under Misc

Lincoln Castle dates back to 1068 when William the Conqueror built the historic building on a site that had been occupied since Roman times. The historic Castle has been part of Lincoln's skyline for an impressive amount of time. However, there is another attraction within the Castle's grounds which holds an intriguing past the... Read More

the leopard inn Burslem

Facts about The Leopard Inn, Stoke-on-Trent

Posted on November 12, 2018 12:00 pm by Bailey Clarke under Misc

Located in Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent The Leopard Inn is an impressive 18th-century public house with heaps of history. With a dominant Georgian frontage and large bay windows, this three-storey historical pub is a listed building. Recently the owners discovered underground tunnels in the vaults which have re-ignited interest with many... Read More

ancient high house Stafford

The majestic Ancient High House in Stafford

Posted on November 7, 2018 12:30 pm by Bailey Clarke under Misc

Based in Stafford is The Ancient High House, a stunning large timber-framed Tudor building and one of the towns famous landmarks. Built around 1595 the Elizabethan town house is the biggest remaining timber-framed building in England. The house was originally commissioned for the wealthy Dorrington family and assembled with oak... Read More

retro video game arcades

Retro video game arcades: The comeback

Posted on November 5, 2018 12:30 pm by Bailey Clarke under Misc

With all the nostalgia surrounding the 80s and 90s, it's inevitable that a revival for retro arcades seems to be making a comeback. The new generation with their smart devices and home consoles are now wanting to explore what past generations experienced. Classic arcade games Classic games were available on arcade machines... Read More


industrial style offices

How to achieve an industrial inspired office

Posted on October 31, 2018 12:00 pm by Bailey Clarke under Misc

In recent years the industrial style has been extremely popular within homes, retail stores and eateries. Many companies have adopted the spacious industrial-look for their offices scrapping the standard corporate office layout. Although many offices are perfectly happy with their normal layouts some firms have reformed and adapted... Read More


When to decide if a building should be demolished

When old buildings should be demolished

Posted on October 29, 2018 12:30 pm by Bailey Clarke under Misc

When passing a neglected old building, whether it be industrial, residential or historical you can't help to think of its history and the reasons why it has been sadly abandoned. There are many reasons for the demise of old buildings, one is simpler that the maintenance of the property has become too expensive and time consuming... Read More

Exploring the largest shopping malls in the world

Posted on October 24, 2018 12:30 pm by Bailey Clarke under Misc

There are many shopping malls in all shapes and sizes across the globe. With most people experiencing a shopping complex we take a look at how the larger shopping malls create a different experience. New South Mall, China The New South Mall based in Dongguan, China has an astonishing 6.46 million sq ft on gross leasable areas.... Read More

The benefits of having a building management system

Posted on October 22, 2018 12:00 pm by Bailey Clarke under Misc

There are many advantages of a building management system (BMS). One is that it allows the facility management to have control of the building environment as well as remote monitoring. In basic terms, a BMS is a computer-based system which can be installed to help manage the everyday running of a building. Teams that manage large... Read More

Are online reviews destroying the reputation of struggling shops?

Posted on October 19, 2018 12:15 pm by Bailey Clarke under Misc

Unfounded online reviews are becoming increasingly frustrating for many businesses that are fighting to keep their good reputation intact. Long before review websites, a retail business, food outlet or tradesman would rely on word of mouth or customer loyalty but sadly it seems to be slowly disappearing with the new... Read More


How offering free WiFi can benefit your business

Posted on October 15, 2018 12:00 pm by Bailey Clarke under Misc

As various businesses are offering free WiFi they are benefiting from many factors such as increased sales, target marketing and returning customers. With many of us relying on smartphones to connect us to emails and alerts, having free WiFi whilst on the move is essential for the majority of us. Some companies are able to track... Read More

Is Stockport a hotspot for businesses?

Posted on October 8, 2018 12:00 pm by Bailey Clarke under Misc

Stockport is enjoying a boost in investment which has resulted in a positive transformation and a healthy increase in new job opportunities. Many businesses can see the appeal of operating their businesses from Stockport with superb transport links and nearby locations such as Manchester and Cheshire. With all these benefits... Read More

Is Leeds the right location for your business?

Posted on October 2, 2018 11:48 am by Bailey Clarke under Misc

Leeds is an attractive city with a large student population steeped with history. We look at the reasons that make this city a great choice for any business. One of the many benefits of Leeds is that Yorkshire is right on its doorstep. With amazing landscapes and walks, anyone who wants a break from their city life can just hop on... Read More

Could police station closures impact the community

Could police station closures impact the community?

Posted on September 10, 2018 12:30 pm by Bailey Clarke under Misc

Police stations were an integral part of the community but with more 600 station closures in the past eight years are towns, villages and cities suffering. With cost-cutting strategies in place for police divisions across the UK, many of their beloved stations have now become obsolete to save costs by the government. The... Read More

are shopping malls struggling

Are struggling shopping centres fighting back?

Posted on September 3, 2018 12:43 pm by Bailey Clarke under Misc

Most of us have experienced a shopping centre with their predictable layouts but could they become a thing of the past. A popular form of shopping for many, the malls provide escapism with a social element attached for families and friends to meet. With casual dining outlets and various retailers, it's a place where you can relax and... Read More

How to start a B&B

Starting a new B&B Business?

Posted on August 29, 2018 12:07 pm by Bailey Clarke under Misc

With an increased amount of tourists staying at Hotels as well as B&B's across the UK could it be a good a business opportunity? Despite worries over Brexit in Britain, the tourist sector is increasing and by 2025 the industry is estimated to be worth over £250 billion. With all the positivity and profit from tourism, many... Read More


creative shop shop displays

Increase foot traffic with creative shop displays

Posted on July 26, 2018 12:00 pm by Bailey Clarke under Misc

With more and more retailers showing creativity with their shop displays, it's important to keep up with the competition. Whether it be a small business or mainstream outlet each shop needs to entice customers into their entrances with the potential of a sale at the end of their journey. By showing the brands personality via the... Read More


Could the video rental shop make a comeback

Could the video rental shop make a comeback?

Posted on July 25, 2018 12:00 pm by Bailey Clarke under Misc

Most of us have seen an increase in vinyl shops around the UK but could the video store also become popular again despite the advances in digital technology. The video rental shop was a very common sight from the 80s with many shops even renting VHS players as well as videos for a daily hire fee. Due to the delay of movies being released... Read More

Why Middlewich could be a good investment

Why Middlewich could be a good investment

Posted on July 19, 2018 12:00 pm by Bailey Clarke under Misc

We have seen a shift in pace regarding popular locations for businesses across the UK. It's not only big cities and main towns that are attracting commercial property investors it's also smaller locations. Middlewich has started to thrive after benefiting from commercial property investors and with an enticing rental yield of 6.29 per... Read More

Small business POS software guide

Small business POS system guide

Posted on July 17, 2018 10:45 am by Bailey Clarke under Misc

Big retail stores use point-of-sale software to enable them to access enhanced retail management systems which provide a bundle of useful information. From reports on what period of the day is most productive to calculating sales for the day with real-time data. Basically, the POS system saves all the data from the day on the cloud so... Read More

Retail Shop layouts: The Options

Retail Shop layouts: The Options

Posted on July 13, 2018 11:00 am by Bailey Clarke under Misc

For any retail business, the shop layout is probably one of the most important elements to consider while in the planning stage. Many research projects conducted by established retail companies have uncovered fruitful insight into human behaviour while shopping. The results have seen different methods being developed throughout many... Read More

Commercial property investment fund guide

Things to consider when looking to invest in commercial property

Posted on July 10, 2018 10:00 am by Bailey Clarke under Misc

With any type of property purchase, there are always benefits with risks attached. We look at the options available for property investors looking to explore the commercial property investment market. The benefits of commercial property Any major investment will always have an element of uncertainty, for example, a housing market crash... Read More


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