An evening with Kensington’s coppers

An evening with Kensington’s coppers

There are a slew of misconceptions about working as a reporter in Kensington & Chelsea. These misconceptions tend to be prefaced with ‘it must be boring because…’ before participants select from a drop-down list of options ranging from the a) political (‘all residents are raging Thatcherites’) to the b) socio-economic...

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Interview with Alex Limpert, CEO and co-founder of GuestReady

Interview with Alex Limpert, CEO and co-founder of GuestReady

GuestReady is a unique online service that allows Airbnb hosts to professionally manage their property. Nearly two years old, the startup has attracted funding from the likes of Impulse VC, a fund backed by Chelsea F.C. owner Roman Abramovich to Swiss Founders Fund. To date, it has helped nearly 20,000...

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Workers rally for “new deal” in central London

Workers rally for “new deal” in central London

Despite cloudy and wet conditions demonstrators lead by the Trades Union Congress (TUC) gathered on May 12th in Central London by the thousands to demonstrate against unfair wages, Zero Hour Contracts, and austerity measures. Workers involved in current disputes including those at restaurant chains TGI Fridays and McDonald’s joined the...

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Find out the best funding solutions for your startups!

Find out the best funding solutions for your startups!

Entrepreneurs face three main challenges: know-hows, resources and money. They often struggle with launching their products, attracting market attention, finding the right funders whilst facing multiple costs. Knowing this, we wanted to provide an easy way for entrepreneurs to learn directly from highly sought-out funders and hear the vital advice that...

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JLL sees the return of competitive bidding on properties to let

JLL sees the return of competitive bidding on properties to let

In a press release to KCW Today, JLL lettings has reported a 57% increase in applicant registrations in March 2018 from the previous month, together with a 40% increase in offers made. Activity has picked up significantly with competitive bidding now taking place on a number of schemes, and rental...

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Government report finds 4 in 10 children in London live in poverty

Government report finds 4 in 10 children in London live in poverty

Berit Bartsch 37% of children in London are living in poverty, recent government figures reveal. The report, put together by the HBAI, the Households Below Average Income Organisation, found over 70000 children are struggling financially in London. These numbers are higher than the number of impoverished children in than Wales,...

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March is a great month for job vacancies, according to CV-Library

March is a great month for job vacancies, according to CV-Library

For Londoners in the market for a new job, March is one of the best months to apply according to online job-board, CV-Library. Based on annual statistics from over 150,000 job listings on CV-Library, research shows that, of the sectors analysed, 90% will increase the number of job listings in...

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Concert in Westminster: Cantus Ensemble, 10th March

Concert in Westminster: Cantus Ensemble, 10th March

Join The Cantus Ensemble for its Spring concert of ethereal and exquisite choral works. Featuring Britten’s Hymn to St Cecilia and Rejoice in the Lamb, MacMillan’s Strathclyde Motets and Poulenc’s Quatre motets pour un temps de pénitence, this is not a concert to miss. ​ Tickets: £15/£10 Date: 10th March 2018 Time: 7.30pm Location: Church of the Immaculate Conception, Farm Street 114 Mount St, Mayfair, London W1K 3AH...

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Tech start-up brings affordable parking to Central London

Tech start-up brings affordable parking to Central London

Website: https://parkbee.com/uk/ Mission: ParkBee takes unused private parking garages and makes them available to the public in major cities. Today if you want to park in London, the cost of doing so in a public carpark can be eye watering. ParkBee works with private landowners to open up the hidden...

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The Business Funding Show closes the funding knowledge gap

The Business Funding Show closes the funding knowledge gap

The only funding exhibition in the UK and EU is returning to London for its third year. The Business Funding Show will be held on 22nd February 2018 at East Wintergarden and will connect entrepreneurs to top funders and service providers through conference talks,  an exhibitor showcase, and one-to-one investment...

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