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Update on student progress

As we are about to launch our "Designing for the Future" student design competition for the fourth year, I thought  it was a good time to give an update on the progress of some of our alumni : Harry Trimble - Harry was the first winner of the Competition back in 2010 with his


Move It or Lose It! founder wins major award

Fantastic to hear that Julie Robinson, founder of Move It or Lose It! exercise DVDs has won a National Diversity Award. The Awards celebrate the achievements of grass-root communities tackling the issues in today's society.  Julie picked up the Entrepreneurial Award for Excellence in the Age category. Julie Robinson is a specialist teacher of exercise for


What’s wrong with Marks & Spencer?

Three years into the latest chief executive's reign, Marks & Spencer has once again reported poor Christmas trading figures, reigniting the debate about the decline of this great British institution. Marks & Spencer, M&S, Marks, Marks & Sparks, St Michael's - call it what you will, this retailer has anchored our high streets for much of