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Travelodge to create 500 jobs amid London expansion

Travelodge to create 500 jobs amid London expansion

Travelodge is set to create more than 500 new jobs as part of a major expansion in London over the next five years.

Tuesday, February 18, 2020/Author: Joanne Ray/Number of views (18)/Comments (0)/
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Vistry Partnerships agrees deal in £6bn Meridian Water development

Vistry Partnerships agrees deal in £6bn Meridian Water development

Vistry Partnerships, recently renamed from Galliford Try following its acquisition by Bovis Homes, will oversee the development of 900 new homes at Meridian One. Enabling works for the £250mn first phase are set to begin this spring.

Wednesday, February 12, 2020/Author: Joanne Ray/Number of views (42)/Comments (0)/
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Will a robot take your job?

Will a robot take your job?

About 35% of current jobs in the UK are at high risk of computerisation over the following 20 years, according to a study by researchers at Oxford University and Deloitte.

Tuesday, February 11, 2020/Author: Joanne Ray/Number of views (46)/Comments (0)/
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£26k FE teaching bursaries announced in £24m package

£26k FE teaching bursaries announced in £24m package

Support for new Maths, Science and English teachers announced in £24m support package for further education. 

Friday, February 7, 2020/Author: Joanne Ray/Number of views (44)/Comments (0)/
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£1bn fund for female startups

£1bn fund for female startups

RBS has launched a £1bn fund to support women entrepreneurs. The bank’s first female boss Alison Rose has pledged to support the creation of 50,000 startups by 2023, with the fund set aside to offer loans for qualifying female-led firms. Before taking the top job at RBS, Rose led a government-backed review which found that women typically launch their company with around half as much capital as men, with less than 1% of all venture capital funding offered to female business owners.

Thursday, January 30, 2020/Author: Joanne Ray/Number of views (64)/Comments (0)/
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