Gatwick Airport to achieve record-breaking summer
29 July 2015
London Gatwick is set to have record-breaking summer with 6.8 million passengers expected to travel through the airport.
Manor Royal hoping to be hailed bloomin’ lovely for a second time
28 July 2015
Manor Royal is hoping to again be among those honoured at the South and South East in Bloom competition following a visit by a judge last week.
Gatwick Diamond Initiative sponsors Leatherhead & District Business Awards
20 July 2015
Members of the Leatherhead & District business community recently gathered to launch the annual Leatherhead & District Business Awards at an event held at ExxonMobil’s offices in Leatherhead.
Big UK brands set to help Crawley town centre thrive
16 July 2015
Brands like Marks & Spencer, Boots and the Co-operative Group will offer support for town centre regeneration through Business in the Community’s Healthy High Streets programme.
Norwegian and Gatwick celebrate anniversary of UK’s first low-cost flights to America – and announce new route to Boston
15 July 2015
Norwegian and Gatwick celebrated the first anniversary of ground-breaking low-cost, long-haul flights between the UK and America today – by announcing a new route to Boston and confirming that summer 2015 is set to be a record breaker for the airline.
Long-haul growth leads busiest ever June underlining Gatwick’s case for expansion
15 July 2015
London Gatwick announced its 28th consecutive month of traffic growth as it achieved its busiest ever June with 3.8 million passengers travelling through the airport, a 5% increase on the previous year. Growth in this important sector further illustrates Gatwick's case for expansion as it can cater for all types of flights by all types of airline.
UK risks airport expansion being grounded once again after 'flawed' Airports Commission report
15 July 2015
Chair of the Gatwick Airport Board Sir Roy McNulty today outlined the airport’s response to the Airports Commission’s final report saying the Commission’s analysis fell short in a number of important areas.
We don’t want housing on Manor Royal, says council
13 July 2015
Crawley Borough Council has taken steps to stop offices and warehouses being converted to housing in Manor Royal Business District.
Gatwick business disappointment at Davies Commission decision
01 July 2015
Gatwick business leaders have, today, expressed their disappointment at the decision of Sir Howard Davies to recommend that a third runway be built at Heathrow.
Coast to Capital LEP response to Davies Commission
01 July 2015
Coast to Capital LEP regrets the decision of the Davies Commission to recommend expansion at Heathrow rather than at Gatwick.
Manor Royal BID responds to Davies Commission Report
01 July 2015
Steve Sawyer, Executive Director of Manor Royal Business Improvement District (BID), which is adjacent to Gatwick Airport and home to 500 companies and 30,000 employees responds to the Davies Commission Report.
Manor Royal project transforms “scary” subway
22 June 2015
A subway in the Manor Royal Business District has been given a new lease of life thanks to the skills and imagination of local people and artists.
Gatwick Diamond Champion shortlisted for Lifetime Achievement Award
17 June 2015
David Butcher, Founder and Managing Director of FD Outsourcing Limited, has been nominated for a Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2015 Business Matters Awards.
Gatwick Diamond Initiative shines a light on local manufacturing excellence
16 June 2015
Over 100 local leaders from the public and private sector recently gathered to identify and discuss opportunities, debate threats and celebrate the success of the £20.7 billion Gatwick Diamond economy at the annual Gatwick Diamond Economic Growth Forum.
Global companies keep it local in the Gatwick Diamond
10 June 2015
Home to some of the country’s leading global businesses, the Gatwick Diamond is proving that its strong local supply chain is one of the important secrets of its success.
COAST TO CAPITAL PUBLISHES ANNUAL REPORT
02 June 2015
Coast to Capital Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) has published a review of its activities during the past year.
ABSTRACT FLIES WITH VIRGIN ATLANTIC
01 June 2015
Virgin Atlantic has entered into an agreement for lease to occupy the whole of Abstract’s Leonardo development in Manor Royal, just south of Gatwick Airport.
STATEMENT FROM COAST TO CAPITAL LOCAL ENTERPRISE PARTNERSHIP
20 May 2015
Coast to Capital LEP chief executive Ron Crank has announced he is to retire at the end of the year. Ron has been at the helm of the organisation since its inception in April 2011 and will remain in post until 31 December 2015 whilst a new Chief Executive is appointed.
Baker Tilly scoops top award for services to small businesses
15 May 2015
Accountancy firm Baker Tilly, which has offices in Gatwick, has won a top national award for services to small businesses.
Heathrow's Supreme Court showstopper
12 May 2015
“Supreme Court ruling means air quality could be the showstopper for Heathrow expansion” - Stewart Wingate, Gatwick CEO