In 2012 the European Commission commenced infraction proceedings against the UK claiming the UK’s application of the reduced rate for the installation of energy saving materials was not in accordance with EU law.
Last month six trainees took part in a national competition organised by the training company Kaplan.
Named ‘The Kaplan Factor’, the competition followed a similar format to the classic gameshow The Krypton Factor, with six individual events testing intelligence, mental and physical skills. The top five teams in the country will have the opportunity to complete the original Krypton Factor assault course and the eventual winners will earn the charity of their choice £1,000. All proceeds from the competition are being donated to charity.
A new poll carried out by Ryecroft Glenton, one of the North East’s largest independent firms of chartered accountants and business advisors shows that businesses in the North East would like Chancellor George Osborne to provide more support to encourage growth.
Ryecroft Glenton have again took part in Newcastle Falcons "Summer of Touch" competition and returned from the finals night with silverware after winning the Plate competition.