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Published: 11th November 2019

Wamiz Urges Brits to Get Talking About Pet Loss

Catapult PR

Ahead of National Grief Awareness Week 2019, (December 2 to 9), a survey by pet website Wamiz.co.uk has revealed nearly nine in ten Brits (89%) feel the death of a cat or dog is just as difficult to handle as the passing of a loved one, when it comes to grieving and sense of loss.] Taking this �…

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Published: 11th November 2019

Brits Want Compassionate Leave to Grieve Their Pets

Catapult PR

Half of pet-owning Brits (50%) believe dog and cat owners should be given compassionate leave from work, if their pet passes away and 89% believe the death of a canine or feline companion is just as difficult to handle as the passing of a loved one.   These are the findings of a survey by pet…

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Published: 10th November 2019

Inspired by modern urban architecture, Woodlodge introduces Modena – the ultimate contemporary planter range

Hornby Whitefoot PR Limited

Woodlodge is introducing a contemporary collection of lightweight garden planters, designed to appeal to consumers who are keen to make bold statements in gardens that reflect modern interior décor.   The Modena range features clean geometric lines and has been inspired by contemporary urban…

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Published: 10th November 2019

Inspired by modern urban architecture, Woodlodge introduces Modena – the ultimate contemporary planter range

Hornby Whitefoot PR Limited

Woodlodge is introducing a contemporary collection of lightweight garden planters, designed to appeal to consumers who are keen to make bold statements in gardens that reflect modern interior décor.   The Modena range features clean geometric lines and has been inspired by contemporary urban…

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Published: 8th November 2019

Explore Lands Far, Far Away with Chatsworth this Christmas

Redbrick Communications

Be transported on a journey around the globe with Chatsworth this Christmas as you enter an immersive experience full of atmospheric lights, rich colours and the evocative sounds and scents of lands far, far away. The grand rooms of the house are dressed in homage to countries traversed by…

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Published: 7th November 2019

KellyDeli expands in Edinburgh

Midnight Communications

Asda customers in Edinburgh can soon tuck into some freshly handmade sushi thanks to KellyDeli, owners of Sushi Daily, which is set to open in store on Monday 25 November with free tastings on offer all day. The counter, which will be based in The Jewel Asda, Edinburgh, will be the franchise’s…

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Published: 6th November 2019

Greenfingers celebrates another superb fundraising dinner

Hornby Whitefoot PR Limited

Late last week (Thursday, 31st October) friends and supporters of Greenfingers Charity came together for another wonderful night of celebrations and vital fundraising at the charity’s annual FUNdraising dinner. Taking place within the prestigious RAF Club in the heart of London’s Mayfair, the…

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Published: 6th November 2019

Greenfingers celebrates another superb fundraising dinner

Hornby Whitefoot PR Limited

Late last week (Thursday, 31st October) friends and supporters of Greenfingers Charity came together for another wonderful night of celebrations and vital fundraising at the charity’s annual FUNdraising dinner. Taking place within the prestigious RAF Club in the heart of London’s Mayfair, the…

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Published: 6th November 2019

More than a million public sector workers have never been thanked – is it time to show them some kindness?

Midnight Communications

Membership club Boundless calls for action on World Kindness Day Public sector membership club, Boundless, has revealed shocking statistics ahead of World Kindness Day on 13 November, which shows that a fifth of the country’s public sector workers (over a million people) have never received a

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Published: 6th November 2019

Community liaison coordinator sought for Edward Street Quarter

Midnight Communications

McLaren Construction is seeking a community liaison coordinator for the Edward Street Quarter development. Ideally based locally, the successful applicant will act as the key point of contact for all community engagement relating to the development between residents, the contractor and the site…

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Published: 6th November 2019

A smashing season of broken records and splintered lances

Midnight Communications

Arundel Castle in West Sussex celebrated its most successful season to date in 2019, drawing visitors from far and wide with a record-breaking 60,000 blooming tulips, a world-class jousting tournament and the ultimate who-would-win showdown! Over the Easter bank holiday weekend, the Castle saw the…

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Published: 5th November 2019

Snap Fitness invest over £500,000 in new town centre leisure scheme at Elwick Place Ashford

Zest ST Ltd

Snap Fitness, one of the world's fastest growing gym and fitness club franchises, will open at the Elwick Place leisure complex in Ashford town centre. In a joint announcement, Snap Fitness UK, Ashford Borough Council and Stanhope PLC confirmed that the company has chosen Ashford, one of the fastest…

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Published: 5th November 2019

Ground-breaking William Morris collection is set to grow as Woodlodge adds classic Victorian designs to the iconic range

Hornby Whitefoot PR Limited

Woodlodge is expanding its ground-breaking William Morris collection, inspired by the arts and crafts movement designer, with two high-profile new products set to drive sales growth during the 2020 season.   A game-changer in the pots and containers retail category, the William Morris pottery…

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Published: 5th November 2019

Ground-breaking William Morris collection is set to grow as Woodlodge adds classic Victorian designs to the iconic range

Hornby Whitefoot PR Limited

Woodlodge is expanding its ground-breaking William Morris collection, inspired by the arts and crafts movement designer, with two high-profile new products set to drive sales growth during the 2020 season.   A game-changer in the pots and containers retail category, the William Morris pottery…

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Published: 5th November 2019

New Year’s Eve Champagne Shoes Are Party to Comfort

Catapult PR

Around 360 million bottles of champagne will be drunk on New Year’s Eve and more than a few glasses may toast the champagne-coloured stylish, super-comfy shoe choices available from shoe genie www.cocoroselondon.com   There are four delightful champagne options to tempt girls who need shoes to…

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Published: 4th November 2019

Sushi Daily expands in Edinburgh

Midnight Communications

Asda customers in Edinburgh can soon tuck into some freshly handmade sushi thanks to Sushi Daily, which is set to open in store on Monday 25 November with free tastings on offer all day. The counter, which will be based in The Jewel Asda, Edinburgh, will be the franchise’s first in an Asda store…

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Published: 30th October 2019

Strong consumer demand for natural controls is underpinning confidence in the sector, says ecofective®

Hornby Whitefoot PR Limited

Ecofective®, the pioneering brand of environmentally friendly natural gardening controls, reports that high levels of footfall in organic categories at retail outlets is seeing demand for chemical-free solutions gain rapid momentum – helping ecofective® to expand and develop its customer base.

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Published: 30th October 2019

Strong consumer demand for natural controls is underpinning confidence in the sector, says ecofective®

Hornby Whitefoot PR Limited

Ecofective®, the pioneering brand of environmentally friendly natural gardening controls, reports that high levels of footfall in organic categories at retail outlets is seeing demand for chemical-free solutions gain rapid momentum – helping ecofective® to expand and develop its customer base.

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Published: 29th October 2019

Can you dig it? More than 120,000 spring bulbs planted at Arundel Castle

Midnight Communications

Arundel Castle in West Sussex has begun preparations for its biggest springtime flower display to date with its garden team planting a record 120,000 spring bulbs – including alliums, camassias, narcissus, fritillaries and, not least of all, tulips – across its 40 acres of grounds and gardens.

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Published: 29th October 2019

CharterSync Take One of the World's Largest Civil Cargo Aircraft to the Sky

Zest ST Ltd

Time-critical and Go-Now charter experts CharterSync put its platform to the test when a freight forwarder wanted a 50-tonne shipment moved from Ostend to North Carolina at short notice. The machinery at 458 cubic metres needed specialist handling loading and transportation. The complexities of the…

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Published: 29th October 2019

Ashford Landlord fined £5,000 for breaching law regarding Houses in Multiple Occupation in Prosecution by Ashford Borough Council

Zest ST Ltd

The owner of a house believed to be occupied by multiple tenants has been successfully prosecuted by Ashford Borough Council for failing to co-operate with attempts by the authority to ensure that the quality of the accommodation meets acceptable standards. Josh Basharart Ahmad was…

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Published: 28th October 2019

Greenfingers ‘Nest & Rest’ garden opens at Grace House, Sunderland

Hornby Whitefoot PR Limited

A new Greenfingers Charity therapeutic garden at Grace House, Sunderland was officially opened by the Mayor of Sunderland on Monday (21st October). This inspiring new garden will provide a peaceful place for relaxation and enjoyment for the seriously ill children and their families that call Grace…

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Published: 28th October 2019

Greenfingers ‘Nest & Rest’ garden opens at Grace House, Sunderland

Hornby Whitefoot PR Limited

A new Greenfingers Charity therapeutic garden at Grace House, Sunderland was officially opened by the Mayor of Sunderland on Monday (21st October). This inspiring new garden will provide a peaceful place for relaxation and enjoyment for the seriously ill children and their families that call Grace…

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Published: 24th October 2019

Cocorose London Protects Party-Goers With 'Blister Friday' Shoe Initiative

Catapult PR

  Iconic flat shoe brand and foldable party shoe creator, Cocorose London, has founded its own style-cred awareness day - Blister Friday - taking place on Friday November 29, to keep women’s feet in better shape and enhance their safety whilst getting home from parties.   ‘Cocorose London…

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Published: 24th October 2019

Londoners could be damaging their health with lunches high in salt, fat and sugar according to new research

Midnight Communications

The nationwide study found that, despite the rise of healthy eating, over a third (36 percent) of workers from London admit to consuming unhealthy, high calorie food for their weekday lunches, with an astonishing 31 percent enjoying pizza, 27 percent sitting down to a burger and chips and 23 percent

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Published: 23rd October 2019

‘The Shepherdess':Britain's Most Uplifting Coffee Table Book

Catapult PR

A 432-page, stunningly bound, sleeved and boxed story about a hard-working genuine shepherdess working one of the last tenanted hill farms in Yorkshire, is laying claim to the title of ‘coffee table book of the year’, for anyone who wants to celebrate female endeavour, move guests to tears and

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Published: 23rd October 2019

CharterSync expands team with two new appointments

Zest ST Ltd

Go-Now air charter platform, CharterSync, have expanded its team with the appointment of two new members, to help fulfil their business objectives and growth plans. Izzy Hamilton and Andrew Burvill come with a wealth of experience and knowledge in their respected fields, with a shared passion to…

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Published: 23rd October 2019

Nominees announced for Liverpool Chamber of Commerce Annual Awards 2019

Jayne Moore Media Ltd

Liverpool Chamber of Commerce has announced the nominees for its Annual Dinner and Awards, with six categories recognising businesses and individuals who are driving forward the responsible business agenda across the Liverpool City Region. Widely regarded as one of the most prestigious business…

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Published: 22nd October 2019

Pet Ownership Brings Health Benefits, Says Europe’s No.1 Pet Website

Catapult PR

Europe’s number one pet website – Wamiz - has celebrated its 10th anniversary by launching in the UK with www.wamiz.co.uk and sharing research insight that demonstrates how dogs and cats can bring well-being and health benefits to companion humans of any age. Wamiz, which attracts a huge 1…

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Published: 22nd October 2019

Europe’s Number One Pet Website Highlights the Benefits of Pets for Over 65s

Catapult PR

Europe’s number one website for pets, Wamiz, which has just launched UK site www.wamiz.co.uk, having celebrated its 10th anniversary in France, has compiled data to demonstrate the positive benefits that pet ownership can bring to seniors. Wamiz has produced an infographic based around various…

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Published: 22nd October 2019

How Pets Benefit Your Baby’s Health

Catapult PR

If you are considering having a dog or cat join your household this winter, Europe’s number one website for pets has compiled research to highlight why that could be beneficial for your little ones. Wamiz.co.uk has a wealth of information for anyone contemplating pet ownership.  It has also gone…

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Published: 22nd October 2019

La Riviere Apartments luxury riverside accommodation 38 Minutes from London

Zest ST Ltd

A riverside setting, individual balconies, allocated parking and competitive rents are all features of a new private rental apartment block in Ashford which is helping to meet rising demand for high-quality accommodation in one of the fastest-growing and best connected towns in the south east. La…

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Published: 21st October 2019

Cocorose Shoes Shine, Glisten & Shimmer This Christmas

Catapult PR

All that glisters is not gold (or black) this Christmas, as the collection of simply fabulous ballerinas and loafers from comfortable shoe genie Cocorose London reflects, with amazing festive celebration shoes and gifts available at price points from £40 to £110. Shiny textiles and striking…

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Published: 18th October 2019

The Futuristic Akarina Hydroponic Indoor Herb Growing System - Japanese Innovation and Interior Style

Akarina UK

At the cutting edge of in-home hydroponic growing, the AKARINA LED Grow-light range enables anyone to grow their own ultra-fresh herbs, salads, greens and flowers, right inside the home, all year round. An innovative addition to any modern kitchen, the Akarina system provides a continuous supply of…

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Published: 17th October 2019

Edward Street Quarter to create new social hub for Brighton

Midnight Communications

Edward Street Quarter, the redevelopment of the ex-Amex House site owned by First Base,   will create a vibrant new social hub for the city, placing public space and community at the heart of the scheme. As the biggest office development to come to Brighton in 25 years, Edward Street Quarter…

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Published: 17th October 2019

Liverpool Chamber of Commerce responds to news of Brexit deal

Jayne Moore Media Ltd

Paul Cherpeau, chief executive of Liverpool Chamber of Commerce offers comment on the news that a new Brexit deal has been secured.   “The news that the Prime Minister has secured a Brexit deal with the European Union is a step forward in the process, nevertheless, it is vital that the Government…

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Published: 15th October 2019

Partnership’s survey reveals A27 impact

Midnight Communications

As the debate surrounding the A27 rages on, The Coastal West Sussex Partnership has collected the views of local businesspeople that use the road for work and announced its support for three of the six proposed solutions: Magenta, Amber and Grey. The survey results paint a picture of the importance…

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Published: 15th October 2019

James Ketchell tours Chasing Extremes to UK theatres

SPIN

The only person on the planet to have summited Everest, cycled the world AND rowed the Atlantic. In 2014, James Ketchell became the only person on the planet to have completed all three major challenges of rowing the Atlantic, reaching the top of Everest and cycling around the world, an endeavour…

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Published: 14th October 2019

Fan favourite Ruby Ruth Dolls announces new trade deal with China

Chimera Communications

Brighton-based Ruby Ruth Dolls - loved by children, adults and celebrities alike - celebrated 10 years in business this month along with the announcement of a new deal to have designs mass-produced and distributed in China. The deal agreement confirms that the Chinese company can only…

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Published: 14th October 2019

KellyDeli franchisee wins festive recipe competition

Midnight Communications

KellyDeli, owners of the fast-growing Sushi Daily brand with over 100 UK counters in large supermarkets such as Waitrose and Asda, recently launched a competition for its franchise partners to create a new recipe for the festive season. Each franchisee was offered the opportunity to design a sushi…

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Published: 14th October 2019

Have yourself a sushi little Christmas

Midnight Communications

Christmas food is traditionally laden with cream, cheese and meats. Enter Sushi Daily, a leading sushi brand with counters across the country, that is offering shoppers the chance to try a twist on the usual cheeseboard, canapés or even Christmas dinner with its range of freshly handmade festive…

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Published: 11th October 2019

New era for Neudorff as natural gardening leader signs exclusive distribution agreement with DLF Seeds

Hornby Whitefoot PR Limited

DLF Seeds, owner of the Johnsons Lawn Seed brand, is to exclusively distribute Neudorff’s leading natural gardening product portfolio in UK, with immediate effect. The exclusive agreement will ensure an uninterrupted supply of Neudorff’s extensive range of environmentally friendly gardening…

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Published: 9th October 2019

Ashford and The Architect Helping Shape Its Future

Zest ST Ltd

Ashford is a town where the landscape is changing through its regeneration programme with a number of high-profile developments coming to fruition. Behind two of the leading projects is architect Guy Hollaway whose work with Elwick Place and The Curious Brewery are notable. Elwick Place is an…

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Published: 9th October 2019

Ashford Borough Council tackle the problem of long-term empty homes

Zest ST Ltd

The owners of long-term empty homes in the borough are being urged to take advantage of help to bring their properties back into use - while being reminded that financial penalties will follow if they fail to do so. The problem of private houses and flats left empty by their owners, sometimes for…

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Published: 9th October 2019

Marketing Automation Experts Purple Square Expands Customer Choice

Zest ST Ltd

Purple Square, leading experts in the delivery of marketing automation technology services and solutions is launching a new brand proposition and website that reflects its expanded range of services. The new strategy positions the multi-national marketing service provider and global systems…

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Published: 8th October 2019

Last chance to visit Arundel Castle in 2019

Midnight Communications

Arundel Castle’s open season will end on 03 November, but there are still a few weeks remaining for visitors to experience the splendour of the stately home and enchanting gardens in 2019. Awash with autumnal colour, the extensive walled gardens are an unmissable attraction at this time of year.

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Published: 7th October 2019

New report highlights the importance of schools and businesses working together to build a work-ready generation

Jayne Moore Media Ltd

Liverpool Chamber survey identifies what businesses are looking for from school leavers Following a comprehensive survey which looked at the engagement between schools and businesses, Liverpool Chamber has identified what employers want from those new to the workforce. The findings show that…

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Published: 7th October 2019

KellyDeli and Asda collaboration continues

Midnight Communications

KellyDeli, which owns the fast-growing international sushi counter brand Sushi Daily, has opened two new counters in Asda Ashford and Asda Kings Hill. The premises in Ashford and Kings Hill are the sixth and seventh Sushi Daily counters to open in Asda stores. KellyDeli began its collaboration with…

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Published: 7th October 2019

Sushi Daily comes to Kent

Midnight Communications

Asda customers in Ashford and Kings Hill can tuck into some freshly handmade sushi thanks to Sushi Daily, which opened two new counters in the stores on Monday 7 October. The counters offer an open kitchen experience, where customers can see their food being prepared from high-quality natural…

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Published: 3rd October 2019

1 in 5 teachers have NEVER been thanked – is it time to put that right?

Midnight Communications

Research ahead of World Teachers Day reveals how shockingly under-appreciated teachers are One in five teachers say they have NEVER received a ‘thank you’ for doing their job, according to a survey by public sector membership club Boundless. The research, which polled 2004 UK workers in advance…

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