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South East & London News

Friday, 26 October 2012

A construction firm has been fined a total of £45,000 after it endangered the lives of its workers and members of the public.

Tuesday, 23 October 2012

A construction firm has been fined a total of £12,000 after one of its employees plunged six metres from a roof he was working on in south west London.

Thursday, 18 October 2012

A facilities and cleaning company has been fined a total of £8,000 after one of its employees fell six metres through a roof.

Tuesday, 16 October 2012

A farm machinery manufacturer has been fined a total of £19,000 after one of its employees had his leg crushed by a trailer.

Friday, 12 October 2012

Cloud-based accounting software specialist KashFlow has been named in the Smarta 100 and picked up its fifth Software Satisfaction Award in six years in the same week.

Monday, 8 October 2012

Pimlico Plumbers is expanding its workforce to meet the expected increased demand for its services over the winter period.

Thursday, 4 October 2012

A Sussex-based accountancy firm has launched a free app to provide business owners in the South East with easy access to tax rates via their smartphones and tablets.

Thursday, 4 October 2012

Digital design specialist Foolproof has acquired Singapore-based user experience agency One to One Global in a move that expands its presence in the Asian market.

Friday, 21 September 2012

A construction company has been fined a total of £210,000 after the death of a worker following an explosion on a building site in central London.

Monday, 17 September 2012

Photography specialist the Vitec Group has secured a £100 million revolving credit facility to fund its growth strategy.

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Five Minutes With

David Hughes sums up his entrepreneurial career to date thus: four spectacular successes and two failures. He founded the sports retailer Allsports and achieved turnover of £180 million before a vicious price war meant decline, administration in 2005 and a sell-off to rival JD Sports.

It took Richard Shonn, managing director of 151 Products, three years to find a warehouse big enough for his requirements.