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Going it alone - How do you get your foot on the ownership ladder?

This article was first published in Independent Community Pharmacist on 21 June 2018.

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The current state of the social care market and what the future might bring

After taking part in a panel discussion on the social care market which aired on BBC Radio Kent on 26th June, Michael Hodges highlights the key considerations and issues that emerged from the talking points.

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Reduction of the Tier 2 visa caps a reassuring sign for the care sector

The Government’s recent announcement that it will relax the cap on Tier 2 visas has been met with a welcome reaction from the NHS and social care organisations, who have been increasingly concerned about staffing issues facing the sector.

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The next big thing – the multi-site regional pub operator

Ever since the Romans first established the roadside “wine bar” in 43 AD, the pub has evolved, changed and adapted to its environment.

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Independent operators discuss restaurant sector trends at industry roundtable hosted by Christie & Co and Goodman Derrick

At a roundtable discussion hosted by Christie & Co and Goodman Derrick on 7th June 2018, independent operators from within the restaurant sector gathered to discuss the key issues and developments in the industry, plus the current casual dining crunch facing many chains.

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Childcare & Education6/14/2018

Has the Scottish nursery sector reached a crisis point?

A bold plan, a new idea, “universal childcare for Scotland” – a wonderful sound bite but who picks up the bill? Has the nursery sector in Scotland has reached a ‘crisis point?’

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Dental Practices6/12/2018

Business bites - Private dental practices in vogue as buyers seek out quality

This article was first published in Dentistry on 07 June 2018.

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The rise of the multi-faceted leisure destination

While some sectors have struggled as consumer spending has seen a highly publicised drop in recent years, a trend has emerged that shows shifting spending habits in the UK, as the public often prefer to spend their hard-earned wages on experiences rather than material goods.

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The UK pubs sector – prime for investment

The UK pubs sector has received some bad press in the past decade, and as a result can get overlooked by investors. In reality, the sector is currently in rude health, with excellent returns on the horizon.

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Christie & Co hosts inaugural ‘Prescription for success’ event for first time pharmacy buyers

On 17 May 2018, Christie & Co and Christie Finance hosted ‘Prescription for success’ in South Birmingham, with guest speakers from Neil Jones, Director at Ansons Solicitors and Kevin Corey, Director at AGS Accountants.

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