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South East car mechanic banned for trading while insolvent

South East London car mechanic banned for eight years after causing company to take prepaid orders from customers despite knowing they would go unfulfilled. Reconditioned Gearboxes was incorporated in April 2015, with Kevin Woods (43), from Belvedere, South East London, appointed as Director. The Erith-based car mechanics supplied and fitted reconditioned gearboxes. Just two years […]

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Extra £1.5 million available to eliminate chemical and biological munitions on the battlefield

To keep our Armed Forces and personnel safe, the UK and US governments are offering up to £1.5 million for new technologies to access, disable and/or destroy munitions and improvised explosive devices (IEDs) containing chemical and biological agents. Following a successful first phase, the UK’s Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) is launching a Phase 2 […]

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Government and UK CAA launches largest repatriation in peacetime history after collapse of Thomas Cook

Following the collapse of Thomas Cook and the cancellation of all its flights, Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has announced that the government and UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has hired dozens of charter planes to fly customers home free of charge. All customers currently abroad with Thomas Cook who are booked to return to the UK over the next […]