Monday, 22 September 2014

London business news & analysis

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Seven charts that suggest now is a good time to invest in your business – and what to invest in

Tue, 26 Aug 2014

Confidence is picking up - will you capitalise on it?

News

Business briefings

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John Nugent: There's no downside to live music in the cinema

Fri, 12 Sep 2014

Our film columnist can’t get enough of the trend for live musical scores at film screenings in London

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Ajay Chowdhury: Understanding the secretive art of SEO - and how some companies have nailed it

Fri, 12 Sep 2014

Ajay Chowdhury, CEO of Seatwave discusses how London has become a hub for smart digital innovation

Entrepreneurs

Dave Fishwick

Bank of Dave is coming to a high street near you. Would you bank there?

Mon, 15 Sep 2014

We talk to founder and TV star Dave Fishwick about the new bank that half the country want to switch to

Prof Brian Cox

Prof Brian Cox: This is how we inspire kids to get into science and tech

Tue, 2 Sep 2014

The scientist and TV personality discusses the problem with getting kids interested in STEM careers

London lifestyle

Southbank skater

Southbank Centre skaters to stay for long term, thwarting redevelopment plans

Fri, 19 Sep 2014

Skateboarders embroiled in a battle to keep the famous skate park at the undercroft on the South Bank have emerged victorious after campaigning to keep the park open.

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Preview - Constable: The Making of a Master at the V&A

Thu, 18 Sep 2014

Constable has long occupied a tranquil, homely corner in the hearts of British art lovers. His leafy landscapes are famed for their easy celebration of the quiet drama of the countryside. His winding rivers and relaxed rural scenes seem to be straightforward recreations of idealised natural beauty.

Steve McCurry photo

EXCLUSIVE: Look at these beautiful images from Magnum photographer Steve McCurry's new exhibition at South Bank Tower

Thu, 18 Sep 2014

Sneak preview of world-famous Magnum photographer Steve McCurry’s new exhibition People & Places

Fat Man

Fit for work? NHS chief urges tax breaks for companies tackling obesity

Thu, 18 Sep 2014

Businesses in the UK could be encouraged to help tackle rising obesity in the UK with tax breaks for firms introducing slimming clubs and health activities for employees.

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