Misc



Paris watches as flames engulf one of France’s most famous landmarks

Notre Dame de Paris
Posted on 17 April, 2019 by admin under Misc

The world watched on Monday evening, as France’s most famous landmark was engulfed in flames.  The fire began 18:30 local time, which destroyed the iconic stained-glass windows and wooden interior before the roof and spire collapsed despite the best... Read More

Emmanuel Macron pushes for a new Europe with European Parliament elections on the horizon

Emmanuel_Macron
Posted on 6 March, 2019 by admin under Business News, Misc

In an open letter which was published in 28 European Member states newspaper, the French President Emmanuel Macron has called on the EU states to avert another Brexit situation. With the European Elections in May, Mr Marcon’s concerns is there could be... Read More

Brexit uncertainty impacts the property market

Brexit impacts property market
Posted on 11 February, 2019 by Bailey Clarke under Misc

With all the doubt surrounding the Brexit outcome, the property market may experience a downturn resulting in a severe setback for new housing developments, homeowners and tenants. Industry experts are reporting a weakened property market prior... Read More

Creative Christmas window displays

Oxford_Street_Selfridges_Christmas_Decorations_2017
Posted on 21 December, 2018 by Bailey Clarke under Misc

It's that time of year when big stores provide stunning Christmas window displays for all to admire. Retailers in the festive season aim to create a buzz surrounding their Christmas themed store displays. By grabbing passer-by's attention with amazing... Read More

Brief history of skyscrapers

Toronto downtown skyscrapers
Posted on 5 December, 2018 by Bailey Clarke under Misc

Early skyscrapers date back to the 19th century when large building developments started to evolve with modern times. The results of creativeness throughout the 19th century and the introduction of the safety elevator saw skyscrapers appearing in big... Read More

Are savvy promotions attracting Christmas sales for retail stores?

Savvy promotions attract early Christmas sales for retailers
Posted on 30 November, 2018 by Bailey Clarke under Misc

With Black Friday and Cyber Mondays campaigns, e-commerce sites and retail stores are certainly attracting early Christmas sales. However, retail stores still have to battle extreme competition in the run-up to the holiday season. The majority of... Read More

Greenfield developments: The facts

Greenfield developments
Posted on 27 November, 2018 by Bailey Clarke under Misc

Greenfield sites tend to be large vacant areas of agricultural or undeveloped land based in rural areas or cities. These unoccupied areas are normally considered for urban development projects due to some benefits. What are the benefits of a Greenfield... Read More

Things to consider when investing in church or chapel conversions

facts about converting chapels churches
Posted on 20 November, 2018 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... Read More

Exploring Lincoln Castle’s Georgian and Victorian Prison

Lincoln Castle 1068
Posted on 16 November, 2018 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... Read More

Facts about The Leopard Inn, Stoke-on-Trent

the leopard inn Burslem
Posted on 12 November, 2018 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... Read More