Young Start-up Talent Founders to be guest speakers at the International Youth Time Conference in Rhodes
23 September 2014
Matt Turner, the Gatwick Diamond Young Entrepreneur of the Year and managing director of Creative Pod and Lorraine Nugent, the managing director of Media Word Waves who are both the founders of Young Start-up Talent have been invited as guest speakers at the International Youth Time Forum which will be held between 25th- 29th September in Rhodes, Greece.
Small business leaders choose Gatwick for expansion as UK trade mission to New York prepares for take off
23 September 2014
A YouGov poll released today shows that expansion at London Gatwick is the favoured option for small business leaders in the UK.
Manor Royal hailed a blooming success
22 September 2014
Manor Royal was among the champions honoured at this year’s South and South East in Bloom competition.
K2 Rider Hunt merger
18 September 2014
Gatwick-based K2 Consultancy Group Ltd, the fast-growing property and construction consultancy, are delighted to announce a merger of the cost
Quantity Surveying operations of the business with Rider Hunt (London).
Gatwick and Govia to partner and help revolutionise transport for the airport and the region
15 September 2014
The launch of Govia’s Thameslink and Great Northern rail services - the UK’s largest rail franchise - is another crucial milestone in the transformation of rail services to Gatwick Airport.
Project launched to help visitors and businesses find their way around Manor Royal
10 September 2014
Visitors to Manor Royal could soon find their experience transformed as signage and directions around the business district undergo a radical overhaul.
Positivity and confidence amongst Gatwick Diamond companies
09 September 2014
Summer may have passed but the economic forecast for the Gatwick Diamond is bright and getting better, according to a survey by the Gatwick Diamond Initiative.
Gatwick Diamond companies on Big Apple trade mission
09 September 2014
Two Gatwick Diamond business leaders will jet across the Atlantic later this month to meet New York’s top brands, hottest start-ups and leading entrepreneurs as part of a UK business mission.
London Gatwick celebrates inaugural flight to Jakarta with Garuda Indonesia
08 September 2014
London Gatwick has celebrated the inaugural flight to Jakarta with Garuda Indonesia – the national airline of Indonesia. From today, passengers have more choice of how to travel between London and one of the world’s fastest growing economies, with five flights a week from Gatwick.
Gatwick Diamond Initiative urge Boris to back Gatwick Airport expansion bid
05 September 2014
London Mayor Boris Johnson should throw his support behind a proposal to expand Gatwick Airport now that the Airports Commission has rejected his idea for an island airport in the Thames estuary.
Gatwick response to Airports Commission announcement on Thames Estuary airport
02 September 2014
Responding to the announcement today that a Thames Estuary airport has not been shortlisted by the Airports Commission, Gatwick Airport Chief Executive Stewart Wingate, said:
“This is an important juncture in the aviation debate because now Britain’s choice is clear; expand Gatwick and support genuine competition, lower fares and greater choice for passengers or expand Heathrow and return to the stale monopoly of the past and watch the cost of going on holiday, travelling for business and exporting goods and service go up.
Coast to Capital LEP welcomes Government backing for home-based businesses
26 August 2014
Coast to Capital, the Local Enterprise Partnership for West Sussex, Croydon, Brighton & Hove, Lewes and the Gatwick Diamond has welcomed the announcement by Government that budding entrepreneurs will be given greater freedom to start and grow a business from their homes.
Gatwick Diamond Initiative objects to offices into homes plan
21 August 2014
A business-led partnership has heavily criticised a plan to turn offices in the heart of the Manor Royal Business District into 22 flats.
Foreign investment boost in Coast to Capital region
13 August 2014
Coast to Capital, the Local Enterprise Partnership for West Sussex, Brighton & Hove, Lewes, Croydon and the Gatwick Diamond, has welcomed the news that hundreds of jobs were created in the region through investment by foreign-owned companies during the last financial year.
LEONARDO BUILDING GETS GO AHEAD AT GATWICK
07 August 2014
Abstract (Crawley) Limited has obtained detailed planning consent for its next office development known as ‘The Leonardo Building’.
Abstract will commence the speculative construction of its latest Grade A office building comprising 110,000 sq ft + 300 car parking spaces in September 2014.
MY LOUNGE TAKES OFF AT LONDON GATWICK
30 July 2014
London Gatwick today celebrates the opening of No.1 Traveller’s newest product – My Lounge – which is available to all departing passengers in the North Terminal.
MEET THE BUYERS SET TO BREAK RECORDS
16 July 2014
Businesses and organisers have hailed the Gatwick Diamond Meet the Buyers 2014 a huge success likely to generate millions of pounds of business.
GATWICK DIAMOND WELCOMES WHITEHALL INVESTMENT VIA COAST TO CAPITAL LEP
07 July 2014
The Gatwick Diamond Initiative has welcome the news that the Coast to Capital Growth Deal with central Government will include investment to improve Crawley’s transport infrastructure and funding to establish a new ASEAN Gateway at Gatwick Airport to boost international trade.
LOW COST GOES LONG HAUL AS NORWEGIAN LAUNCHES US ROUTES
03 July 2014
Norwegian Air Shuttle has launched low cost, long haul services on the ‘hub busting’ Dreamliner aircraft between London Gatwick and the USA.
THE LEATHERHEAD & DISTRICT BUSINESS AWARDS NOW 'OPEN FOR BUSINESS'
24 June 2014
Now in its fifth year, the 2014 Leatherhead & District Business Awards scheme run by Prowse & Co Ltd in conjunction with the Leatherhead & District Chamber of Commerce has been officially declared ‘Open for Business’. The scheme gives recognition to the Leatherhead and district business community and demonstrates the contribution it makes to the local and wider economy.