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  • PHS Teacrate Introduces Paperless Crate Deliveries

    Feb 03, 2015
    As part of its 2015 development plans, PHS Teacrate is introducing handheld personal digital assistants (PDA’s), to provide real-time information for its office removals operation.
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  • First UK cloud service for O’Neil

    Feb 03, 2015
    L&R Storage Ltd has moved its on-site RS-SQL over to O’Neil Software’s new cloud service – Hosted RS-SQL.
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  • J.H. Apsee & Sons join AIM

    Feb 03, 2015
    J.H. Apsee & Sons has recently become a member of the Alliance of Independent Movers. The South Wales-based company has been established for over 50 years and is still run by the Apsee family, and goes back four generations.
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  • Lisa wins at Movers and Storers Show

    Feb 03, 2015
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  • Pickfords highly commended at EMMAs

    Feb 03, 2015
    Pickfords has been awarded 'Highly Commended' in the International Moving Company of the Year award 2014 by the Forum for Expatriate Management.
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  • Speed limit to be raised to 60 mph for HGVs on dual carriageways

    Feb 03, 2015
    The UK government has announced plans to raise the national speed limit to 60 mph for lorries travelling on dual carriageways.
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  • Employment law update

    Feb 03, 2015
    The government has announced several proposed changes to employment law. It has also launched a number of consultations on further proposed changes. Here is a roundup of these changes.
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  • Stamp Duty shake-up

    Feb 03, 2015
    On 3 December, 2014 the Chancellor George Osborne delivered his autumn statement, which included major changes to the way Stamp Duty is levied on UK property sales. Below are some of the comments we received at The Mover office following the Chancellor’s announcement.
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  • Interdean footy is back

    Jan 29, 2015
    Interdean is hosting its annual six-a-side football tournament on 16 May in aid of Marie Curie. Once again the event will be held at the historic Ascot United Football Club in Berkshire. Two prizes will be up for grabs, The Overall Winner Trophy and the prestigious Mover’s Cup for the best performing team from a moving company.
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  • Bournes wins at EMMAs

    Jan 29, 2015
    Bournes Relocation Solutions, from Rye in Sussex has won The Forum for Expatriate Management’s (FEM) EMMA award for ‘International Moving Company of the Year’ at the 2014 Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) awards presented on 7 November 2014.
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  • So how would you have done it? By Steve Jordan

    Jan 27, 2015
    As I write this month’s Mover magazine, I am haunted by the tragic case of the two Polish lads who were killed while trying to lift a sofa over a balcony in Knightsbridge. It seems to me that it was an accident, if any of us are allowed to have an accident any more. But is it an accident from which moving professionals can learn?
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  • Reason Global relocates bears at Movers & Storers Show

    Jan 27, 2015
    Reason Global Insurance was in a charitable mood at the Movers & Storers Show in October raising both funds for Macmillan Cancer Support and a smile at the same time.
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  • Fred and Gerald Baxter not guilty

    Jan 26, 2015
    On Monday 3 November, 2014 at Southwark Crown Court an investigation and proceedings lasting seven years culminated in no evidence being offered against Fred and Gerald Baxter.
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  • House prices up 7.8% on January 2014

    Jan 15, 2015
    According to property search website Home.co.uk house prices are rising in more regions than might be expected for the time of year and price discounting is at a four-year low.
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  • Geoff Pygall funeral arrangements.

    Jan 06, 2015
    The funeral of Geoff Pygall, who died New Year’s Eve, will be held at 1.30pm on Tuesday 27th January at All Saints Church, 21a Grange Road, Eastbourne BN21 4HE.
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  • Sammie Jay - A rare and extraordinary talent

    Jan 05, 2015
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  • All aboard!

    Jan 05, 2015
    Some time ago, the team behind the Movers & Storers Show mentioned to their friends at Currencies Direct that they wanted to organise a fun and unusual networking event for the industry.
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  • UKWA moves home

    Jan 05, 2015
    UKWA, the United Kingdom Warehousing Association – has moved offices. The Association had been at its previous address in the Strand, central London, since 1977.
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  • Gerson gets the gold

    Jan 05, 2015
    Gerson Relocation received the Gold Award for Commitment to Excellence at the Cartus 2014 Global Network Conference in Chicago in October.
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  • Geoff Pygall has died

    Jan 05, 2015
    Geoff Pygall, one of the UK moving industry’s elder statesmen and most charismatic characters, died on New Year’s Eve in Huntingdon.
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